St. Mary’s Catholic Independent School is a wonderful community in which to learn and grow. Students at our school develop academically, spiritually, and emotionally in an atmosphere that both challenges them and provides extensive leadership opportunities. Almost all our classrooms have Smart Boards and staff engage in currency of practice. St. Mary's Catholic is a vibrant learning community that values parent collaboration. Performing arts, physical fitness, and healthy habits are integrated into our everyday practice.More >>
"Don't move faster than your guardian angel can fly"!   ~Mother Teresa
We open on Tuesday, September 6 8:40-11:00AM. The first full day of school is Wednesday, Sept. 7 8:40- 3:00PM.
The school office will be open in the mornings during the week of August 29 - September 1.
CONGRATULATIONS St. Mary's School!  For being ranked the #1 academic elementary school in Cranbrook!
Kindergarten registration is happening now! Don't lose out! We have a fantastic Kindergarten program and we would love to share what we do with you! Please call for a tour, to meet the teacher, or to find out more about our excellent school.
Thank you for supporting our school and for another wonderful year at St. Mary's.
We say good-bye to Mrs. Koopmans and Mrs. McArthur after both teaching at our school for the last 25 years. We will miss you. Enjoy your retirement and God bless you both.
Safe Environment Training is mandatory for all volunteers, including all drivers. To register for the next session please contact the school office. 
To register please call the school at 250-426-5017 or email us at stmary@shaw.
We welcomed the Ministry of Education evaluation team to our school on October 2014. We had a thorough evaluation and we are very pleased to report that our school received an outstanding report on our wonderful school. We are proud of the excellent work of our staff.
School Visits and Tours
Families are welcome to visit the school. To request a tour of the school, please contact our school to schedule a date.
 All families are welcome to register children in our After School Program (for students aged 5-11) and onsite licensed Day Care that includes children from 30 months and up. Day Care hours are 8:00AM till 5:30PM daily!

For more information, please contact the school at

(250) 426-5017.