St. Mary's School

816 Black Oak Drive
Medford, OR 97504
You`ll find a home at St. Mary`s School.  Our welcoming community offers an experience unlike any other.
St. Mary`s students can choose from more than 200 curriculum courses each year.
This means your schedule is chosen by you and reflects what you`re passionate about.
As a student, you have the freedom to pick classes that match the person you want to become.
You will not only get a world-class education and world experience, you will have fun while creating lifelong friendships! From exciting white-water rafting and backpacking trips, to entertaining movie nights and relaxing family dinners, each and every experience at St. Mary`s allows you to grow and connect with the people and the world around you.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 6-12
  • Enrollment: 504 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $57,000
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $17,291
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Definition of Terms | 2023 School Data
St. Mary's School
Boarding School Avg.
School Focus
College Preparatory
College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding)
6-12
8-12
Grades Offered (Day)
5-12
PK-12
School Type
Co-ed
Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)
Yes
Religious Affiliation
Non-denominational
Year Founded
1865
1906
Campus Size
24 acres
126 acres

Student Body

Enrollment
504 students
320 students
% Students of Color
15%
25%
% International Students
12%
20%
% Students Boarding
10%
67%
Average SAT Score
1320
(Out of 1600)
* National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad Year
No
No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes
No
No
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Average Class Size
15 students
12
* National Avg. »18
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
7:1
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered
24
17
ESL Courses Offered
Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
75%
71%
Summer Program Offered
No
Yes

Tuition Cost

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$57,000
$64,800
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$17,291
$35,000
% Students on Financial Aid
47%
40%
Avg. Financial Aid Grant
$5,500
$24,000
Merit Scholarships Offered
No

Acceptance Rate

Application Deadline
None / Rolling
Jan. 15
Director of Admissions
Rebecca Naumes Vega

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered
24
17
Courses
AP Art, AP Biology, Ap Calculus AB/BC, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese Language & Culture, AP Comparative Government, AP Computer Science, AP Economics, AP English, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Research, AP Seminar, AP Spanish Language & Culture, AP Statistics, AP US History, AP World History

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations
22
24
Extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
A.I. Club, Brain Bowl, Business Club, Common Good Club, Crusader Chronicle Newsletter, Crusader Crew, Design Club, Diversity Club, Film Club, Investment Club, Mock Trial, Model United Nations, Robotics, Science Olympiad, Speech and Debate, Student Council, Women in STEM

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Explorers, Band, Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Archery, Equestrian Club

College Matriculation

Year: 2018 - 2022
10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Oregon State University
48
University of Oregon
34
Arizona State University
11
Texas Christian University
9
University of Portland
9
University of Washington
9
California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
8
Purdue University
6
New York University
4
UC Santa Barbara
4

School Notes

  • St. Mary`s School was founded in Southern Oregon in 1865 in a community that celebrates nature and academia. This combination creates an environment for students to excel, explore, and thrive. More than 150 years after its founding, the school is home to 500 domestic day and international boarding students in grades 5 through 12 who achieve academic excellence in state-of-the-art facilities. In the last 10 years, the campus has doubled in size adding a brand new STEM Center, Fine Arts & Athletics Center, and dormitory. St. Mary`s invests in each and every student with the average class size of 15 students and a student to teacher ratio of 10:1.  St. Mary`s uses the module system which provides students a hands-on approach to their own education, as they are able to choose from 200+ courses. This type of curriculum model keeps students` academic careers fresh and engaging based upon their own unique passions and academic needs. Students graduate with a 100% college acceptance rate and are fully prepared to engage in the modern world.  St. Mary`s goes beyond exceptional academics. The school is home to outstanding sports programs which build camaraderie and award winning clubs like our champion Robotics Team, Mathematics Club, and Model UN. Students explore new territory with activities like Outdoors Club, Astronomy Club, and Filmmaking. A wide array of events throughout the year build school spirit, create community and make St. Mary`s more than just a school. Through exceptional academics and a plethora of extra curricular opportunities, St. Mary`s perfectly blends a global perspective with a small school experience.
  • St. Mary's School accreditations: TABS
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Mary's School cost?
St. Mary's School's tuition is approximately $57,000 for boarding students and $17,291 for day students.
What sports does St. Mary's School offer?
St. Mary's School offers 16 interscholastic sports: Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Cross Country Running, Football, Golf, Snowboarding, Soccer, Swimming, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track, Track and Field and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for St. Mary's School?
The application deadline for St. Mary's School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 6-12
  • Enrollment: 504 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $57,000
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $17,291
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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