About Our School

History of Saint Mary's

Saint Mary’s Catholic School was founded in 1900 and is the oldest private school in Greenville County.

A Letter from the Principal

Thank you for your interest in Saint Mary’s Catholic School! It is important for you to choose a school that best suits your child’s needs and best supports you in your role as a parent.


Saint Mary’s Catholic School's curriculum was developed according to the directives and curriculum guides of the Diocese of Charleston. The school and the diocese are accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).


The mission of Saint Mary’s Catholic School is summarized in our motto: Tradition, Virtue, Excellence.

Faculty & Staff

All members of our professional teaching staff hold state certification and/or endorsement. They are committed to creating a stimulating academic environment while also leading spiritual development.


The Interschool Athletic program is designed to involve the entire school community: our students, parents, and faculty in the enhancement of school unity and spirit.


We offer a wide range of extra-curricular activities in all subject areas. There are numerous clubs, activities, sports, and competitions for students to participate in, no matter what their interests may be!