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:

Tim Welpe Visit - 2/3 Grade

Nov 21, 2015

Tim Welpe Visit - 2/3 Grade

Students of the Week - November 16

Nov 21, 2015

Students of the Week - November 16

Jodie Blackshaw Visit

Oct 21, 2015

4th-6th grade band students at St. Mary's School were treated to a presentation by Jodie Blackshaw, an international award winning music educator and composer.

Family Fun Night

Oct 21, 2015

October 23, 2015 at 6:30-8:30 in the St. Mary's School Gym. Join us for a fun-filled night! Costumes are encouraged. Admission is FREE!

Quilt Raffle

Oct 21, 2015

The Knights of Columbus and the Borderline Quilters have donated a queen size quilt to be raffled on November 15, 2015. The tickets are $1.00 or 6 for $5.00. Tickets can be purchased after Sunday Masses or at the school office.

St. Mary's Wins Operation Back to School Contest

Oct 11, 2015

Dan and Ethan from Yesfm 96.7 came to St. Mary's School in Canton and delivered 20 Bic backpacks filled with school supplies!

Fire Safety Presentation

Oct 11, 2015

Fireman Dan Aldous from the Canton Fire Station visited St. Mary's School.

St Mary's Car Wash

Sep 26, 2015

St. Mary’s School held a car wash on Sat., Sept. 19th to benefit class field trips for the 2015-2016 school year.

Contact SMS

(315) 386-3572

2 Powers Street
Canton, NY 13617