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!

1st Grade

1st Grade Supply List

Hi!  I am Jamie Burns, the First Grade teacher at St. Mary's School and also the Director of Religious Education for St. Mary's Parish.

I graduated from Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio with my Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education/ Specific Learning Disabilities and my Masters' degree in Elementary Education/ Reading Specialist.

This is my 16th year of teaching. (14th year at St. Mary's School)  I also taught 1st grade at St. Francis School in Toronto, Ohio for 2 years while seeking my Masters.

It is a privilege to teach in a Catholic School where our Catholic Faith is integrated into all subject areas.

Please feel free to contact me at

Contact SMS

(315) 386-3572

2 Powers Street
Canton, NY 13617