Manhasset, NY, 11030
Pastor: Reverand Father Robert Romeo
President: Dr. Joseph R. McCleary
Principal: Jonathan D. Kramer
Average Class Size: 24
Extracurricular Activities: The Saint Mary’s experience encourages students to become fully involved members of our school community by participating in campus life and taking advantage of the variety of extracurricular offerings. From Student Council to clubs and sports, each student is able to explore their talents and skills outside the realm of academia. Students continue to forge friendships, build comradeship and team effort in the many supervised after school activities and interscholastic athletics such as lacrosse, soccer, badminton, track and swimming. In addition, students contribute to the community in various volunteer roles. All experiences build on character and leadership potential that help form a well-rounded and successful individual.
Open House Date: Sunday, October 15, from 2 to 4:30 p.m., with presentations at 2:30 & 3:30 p.m. St. Mary’s offers personal tours by appointment throughout the year. Call (516) 627-2711 ext. 1078 to schedule an appointment.
Admissions Director: Gerard Buckley (516) 627-2711 ext. 1132 firstname.lastname@example.org
Scholarships Offered and Awarded to 8th Graders: Scholarships are offered to incoming freshman applicants based on the High School Entrance Exams scores and are awarded to the top-performing students ranging from full to partial scholarships.
Percent of Seniors Attending College: 97 (3% Military/Other)
Top 2017 Seniors Attending: American University, Boston College, Boston University, Drexel University, Fairfield University, The George Washington University, Hofstra University, Loyola University Maryland, Marist College, New York University, Penn State, Providence College, Purdue University, Colgate University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Rutgers University, Yale University, The Catholic University of America, University of Connecticut, University of Scranton, SUNY Binghamton, SUNY Geneseo, St. John’s University, Northeastern University, Texas A&M, and Villanova University
Most 2017 Seniors Attending: Adelphi University, SUNY Binghamton, Boston College, Fairfield University, Fordham University, Hofstra University, Iona College, LIU Post, Marymount College, Molloy College, NYIT, Providence College, Stony Brook University, and St. John’s University
College Credit Courses: St. Mary’s offers Advanced Placement courses in English, World History, United States History, European History, Calculus, Spanish, Italian, Biology, Environmental Science and Computer Science. In addition, through a cooperative program with St. John’s and Adelphi Universities, students can earn college credit for courses in English, Language, American Government, College Algebra, Calculus, Computer Science and Psychology.
Admissions Requirements: Grade Average, TACHS Score, CHSEE Score, Admissions Placement Test
What makes St. Mary's a Top High School? Saint Mary’s High School was founded in 1949 and is an integral part of the ministry of St. Mary’s Parish, located in Manhasset. It is a Roman Catholic, coeducational community guided by the message of the Gospel in its commitment to nurturing each individual, engendering respect for the dignity of the human person, and maintaining the highest standards of academic excellence.
The merit of the St. Mary’s High School is measured by the achievement of the graduating class. The Class of 2017 earned $22.2 million in academic scholarships to the country’s most prestigious colleges and universities including MIT, Princeton, Cornell, Columbia, Dartmouth, Villanova, Duke and others.
The program of studies at St. Mary’s is designed to provide each student with a comprehensive college preparatory education with an emphasis on core curriculum skills. St. Mary’s recognizes individual differences by providing a range of levels for many courses: Advanced Placement, Honors, and Regents. St. Mary’s also offers unique elective courses to allow students who have met pre-requisites to explore specialized subjects.
The Fine and Performing Arts Program at St. Mary’s is a vibrant active department where students focus on cultivating their talents in large and small group settings. Whether in the art studio, the orchestra, on or behind the stage, the students are working alongside professionals that provide an unparalleled learning experience of a lifetime.
With the implementation of a One to One iPad Program for the entire high school, St. Mary’s remains a leader in technology with a state-of-the-art infrastructure. The Program enhances student motivation, higher order learning skills, study skills, and technology across content areas such as history, fine arts and sciences. St. Mary’s also offers the opportunity for students to participate in college level computer courses such as Introduction to Computer Programming, Advanced Placement Computer, and Digital Media.