At Saint Mary’s School, girls don't just skim the surface. They dive in.
With an innovative curriculum designed expressly for girls in a vibrant urban location providing real-world learning opportunities, Saint Mary's lets you dig deep as you discover new interests and build key competencies in and out of the classroom.
Your teachers and peers challenge and inspire you to ask questions, debate ideas, and use your voice to express your unique point of view. Leadership experiences, a dedicated college counseling team, extensive arts offerings, an athletics program comprised of 11 sports, myriad clubs, traditions, and activities combine to build your confidence, increase your independence, and give you the chance to develop friendships to last a lifetime.
The Independent School Advantage
What makes an independent school education so special? Visit the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) to learn about the many benefits an independent school offers.
Saint Mary's School is a member of the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools, the National Association of Independent Schools, the National Association of Episcopal Schools, the Southern Association of Independent Schools, the North Carolina Association of Independent Schools, and The Association of Boarding Schools. The school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the Southern Association of Independent Schools.