Why St. Mary's?

At St. Mary’s School students learn to welcome challenges and explore opportunities. A positive and supportive atmosphere is created through the cooperative work of students, teachers and parents.  St. Mary’s is a catholic community of dedicated educators who seek to develop: faith, respect, responsibility and community.  Our school community provides a welcoming environment which encourages parent participation in the life of the school.  We accept both Catholic and Non Catholic students, and teach the BC Curriculum.

Academic Program

  • Kindergarten to Grade 7 staffed by fully qualified BC teachers.
  • Students in grades 1-7 wear uniforms
  • Specialist Teachers for Band, Music, PE, LA and French.
  • Learning Assistance Team for students who require additional academic support
  • 21st century technology integrated in daily learning (ipads, smartboards, fresh grade reporting)

Fine Arts

  • Music for grades K to Grade 4
  • Band for grades in Grades 5-7
  • French for grades 1-7
  • Speech Arts for Grades 3-7
  • Choir for Grades 3-7

Physical Education Program 

  • Full Time Physical Education Teacher, 2.5 hours of PE week/class
  • Extra-curricular basketball, volleyball, soccer, cross-country running, track and field, and relays. Plus intramurals at lunch.

Parents

  • The Parent Support Group plays a big role in building the spirit in the school as well as help fundraise for the school community.
  • Family Fun Nights, Fun Food Friday, movie nights, pancake breakfasts, walk-a-thon, Halloween dance and hosts an annual silent auction, dinner and dance.

Responsibility

  • The school promotes community, charity and volunteer work. Money is raised  for children in developing countries through the Holy Childhood Association as well as local charities like St. Vincent de Paul and the Salvation Army.

    Our school is now accepting registrations for the 2016/2017 school year busing is also available in many areas. Call 250-563-7502 to book a tour. Click Here to link to an application form.