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St. Mary’s School is a Catholic Elementary School (Pre-K through 8th grade) in the Diocese of Knoxville, directed and partly staffed by the Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia of Nashville, Tennessee. The school has full accreditation with AdvancED, the Diocese of Knoxville, and the State of Tennessee. (To find out more about the accreditation process, go to: http://www.advanc-ed.org/services/accreditation.) We welcome children of all faith backgrounds.

Early Learning Program (Pre-K and Kindergarten): Art, Christian Doctrine, Language Arts, Library, Math, Music, Physical Education, Science, Social Studies, Spanish, and Technology.  Please click here to learn more about our Early Learning Program.

Primary Grades (1st and 2nd): Art, Christian Doctrine, Reading, Language Arts, Library Skills, Math, Sacred Music/Music Appreciation, Physical Education,  Science, Social Studies, Spanish, and Technology.  Please click here to learn more about our Primary Grade Program.

Intermediate Grades (3rd-5th): Art, Christian Doctrine, Reading, English/Language Arts, Library Skills, Math, Sacred Music/Music Appreciation, Physical Education, Science, Social Studies/History, Spanish, and Technology.  Please click here to learn more about our Intermediate Grade Program.

Middle School (6th-8th): Art, Christian Doctrine, English, Literature, Math, Algebra I (8th grade), Sacred Music/Music Appreciation, Physical Education, Project Based Learning, Science, World History (6th grade), World Geography (7th grade), American History (8th grade), and Spanish. Please click here to learn more about our Middle School Program.

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We have two boys who attend here…one in 2nd grade and one in the pre-k program. I could not be happier with the education they are receiving. I ❤️❤️❤️St.Mary’s and all of the teachers who make this school so AWESOME! I feel like a must give a special shout-out to the pre-k program…our oldest did not attend pre-k because we did not live in Oak Ridge at the time…I wish that he would have been able to attend. Our 4 year old is writing out names, numbers, learning Spanish, and drawing like there’s n…
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