Manhasset, NY 11030
Pastor: Reverand Father Robert A. Romeo
President: Dr. Joseph R. McCleary
Principal: Gerard J. Buckley
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 forge friendships, build comradeship and team effort in the many supervised after school activities and interscholastic athletics such as basketball, lacrosse, badminton, track and swimming. In addition, students contribute to the community in various volunteer roles. All experiences build on faith, character and leadership potential that help form a well-rounded and successful individual.
Open House Date: Sunday, October 20, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. St. Mary’s offers personal tours by appointment throughout the year. Call (516) 627-2711 ext. 1084 to schedule an appointment.
Admissions Director: Norma Stafford, 516 627 2711 ext. 1084, 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: 95 (5% Military/Other)
Top 2019 Seniors Attending: Albany College of Pharmacy, American University, Boston College, Boston University, Carnegie Mellon University, Cornell University, Drexel University, Duke University, Fairfield University, The George Washington University, Hofstra University, Loyola University Maryland, Marist College, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, New York University, Penn State, Providence College, Purdue University, Colgate University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rutgers University, The Catholic University of America, University of Connecticut, University of Scranton, SUNY Binghamton, SUNY Geneseo, Swarthmore College, Northeastern University, and Villanova University
Most 2019 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 Saint Mary’s Parish, located in Manhasset, New York. 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 St. Mary’s High School is measured by the achievement of the graduating class. The Class of 2019 earned nearly 20 million dollars in academic scholarships to the country’s most prestigious colleges and universities including MIT, Princeton, Cornell, Columbia, Dartmouth, Villanova, Duke and many others.
The program of studies at St. Mary’s is designed to provide each student with a comprehensive college preparatory education in the Catholic intellectual tradition 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 High School also offers unique elective courses to allow students who have met pre-requisites to explore specialized subjects.
The Fine and Performing Arts Programs at St. Mary’s are vibrant, active departments where students focus on cultivating their talents in large and small group settings. Whether they are in the art studio, orchestra, on stage, or behind the scenes, St. Mary’s students work alongside professionals that provide an unparalleled learning experience of a lifetime.
Recognized by peers for their groundbreaking launch of an integrated One-to-One Program over the last decade, St. Mary’s remains highly regarded for technology with their state-of-the-art infrastructure and curriculum.
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 High School 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.