• Families choose St. Mary Catholic School for an education that integrates Catholic religious instruction and advanced preparatory academics, while supporting the Christian virtues and morals taught in the home.
  • St. Mary offers pre-school, all day Kindergarten, elementary classes from 1st through 5th grade and junior high classes from 6th through 8th grade.
  • Daily religious education, a weekly all-school Mass, and sacramental preparation place the Catholic faith at the center of St. Mary Catholic School’s mission.
  • St. Mary students, on average, place one to three grade levels above the average school grade level on the Iowa Test of Basic Skills and more than two-thirds of St. Mary School graduates achieve honor roll status during high school years.
  • St. Mary School offers many physical amenities including a complete auditorium, large gymnasium, cafeteria serving hot lunch daily, advanced IT Lab, library and dedicated art studio/classroom.
  • St. Mary’s “Fighting Irish” offers a full array of extra curricular activities from student council, theater, choir and band to athletics.  St. Mary's offers team sports in football, volleyball, cross-country, basketball, track and cheer leading, in grades 5-8.

St. Mary School is holding a Prom!



Please join the school & parish families at the 80’s Prom-Themed Soiree & Fundraiser.

Date:  March 3, 2018.  6:00pm-midnight

Place:  St. Mary School Gym

Cost:  $75.00/person.   $850/Friends & Family Table of 10. $1,500/Corporate Sponsorship of table

(The amount exceeding the fair market value is tax-deductible as allowed by law. Fair market value for one ticket is $50. Fair market value for one table is $500.)

Make your Reservations Now!

Prom Gowns and Tuxedos are optional!

Tickets go on sale January 8 and include appetizer buffet, sweets table, open bar, pizza at 11 pm and live music from the 80’s band, “Breakfast Club”.  Silent and live auction baskets will be available, including the chance to win tickets to a Kenny Chesney Concert at Soldier Field and a cooking class at Loyola University Extension.

Any items or experiences you would like to donate to this important fundraiser for our parish school would be greatly appreciated.  Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions or to make a donation.

Please join in the fun as we relive the 80’s through music & movies and dance the night away!


We are looking for those photos from the past. They can be emailed, or brought in  and we will add to our album.

  • 1st Communion 4-23-1972
  • 1 grade from 1951
  • Sister Rosemarys class of 1931
  • 7-8 grade from 1929
  • 1966 1st grade class button
  • 1966 1st grade class
  • St Mary Class 1927 0005
  • St Mary Class 1927 0004
  • St Mary Class 1927 0003
  • St Mary Class 1927 0002