Student Quotes

  • "St. Mary's School is phenomenal because everybody is friendly and they care about each other. St. Mary's is awesome because we learn, we play, and you have fun activities to do like research reports and go to math club and reading buddies."
    4th grade Student

  • "I love St. Mary's because Jesus is in my heart. I learn how to read. I meet new friends and the teachers care about me."
    Kindergarten Student

  • "We get one to one attention. We learn to never give up, we always try our best."
    2/3 Multiage Student


  • Knights of Columbus weekly Monday Night BINGO at 7:00PM!

Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year
at St. Mary’s School!

The Place With A Heart   |   A Family of Faith   |   Our Light For The Future

Since 1930, St. Mary’s School has strived to maintain a friendly, family atmosphere. 

Our Philosophy is to…

  • Create and cultivate an environment in which the Faith Life of its students might be strengthened, supported, and nurtured.

  • Provide an excellent academic program under a dedicated qualified staff, surrounded by an atmosphere of faith where learning is characterized by understanding, sensitivity, and fairness.

Friends. Family. Learning. Faith.

St. Mary's News:

Welcome Back

Sep 01, 2015

A Message from St. Mary's Principal

Informance Videos

Jun 01, 2015

Band and Choir Informance Video can be viewed here.
General Music Informance Video can be viewed here.

Contact SMS

(315) 386-3572

2 Powers Street
Canton, NY 13617


    St. Mary’s School Needs You!

    Please consider being a member of the Education Council that advises Fr. Doug and Miss Neal regarding the operation of our School.
    The Council meets only one evening per month when school is in session.
    Each of us has our own unique talent and skill-set which would be most useful to St. Mary's School.
    Your generous donation of your time is most appreciated. We truly need your help to do God’s work here at St. Mary's in Canton.
    Contact Miss Neal: 386-3572 or:

  • School Calendar

  • Latch Key - Program after school 2:15-4:30PM
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