Tuition, Financial Aid & Tuition Management

Tuition Information for 2018-2019
$5100 for students entering Grades 1 through 8
$6700  for Kindergarten students which includes Technology Fee and access to a personal iPad

To view our Tuition Contract and Payment Options, please download the attached PDFs.

Financial Aid and Tuition Management

We strongly encourage you to apply for financial aid. St. Mary School families have been awarded approximately $70,000 in financial aid during the 2017-2018 year.

2018-2019 Application for Need-Based Scholarships
Each year, Children's Scholarship Fund of Philadelphia and Business Leadership Organized for Catholic Schools (BLOCS) provides thousands of need-based scholarships to students in the Philadelphia area to support attending a Catholic School.

FInancial Aid: Deadline to apply for CSF is March 1, 2019. The BLOCS application period for the 2018 / 2019 school year is now open.

Children's Scholarship Fund (CSF) of Philadelphia- Online Application

Children's Scholarship Fund Philadelphia is a privately-funded program providing eligible children with access to quality, safe, K-8th grade, tuition-based schools. Scholarship recipients are selected by lottery and must meet eligibility requirements. The CSFP lottery period begins on September 22, 2018 and runs until March 1, 2019.

CSFP is holding lottery launch events at 6 locations throughout the city. At all sites, interested families can apply for the CSFP lottery in-person, have questions answered, and receive other important resources.
Olney Recreation Center: 6001 A Street
Holmesburg Recreation Center: 4500 Rhawn Street
Kendrick Recreation Center: 5822 Ridge Avenue
Kingsessing Recreation Center: 4901 Kingsessing Avenue
Cobbs Creek Recreation Center: 280 Cobbs Creek Parkway
Murphy Recreation Center: 300 West Shunk Street

Our CSFP St. Mary Ambassador, Katie Lavelle, is a parent of three St. Mary Interparochial School students. CSFP selected her as the St. Mary Parent Ambassador for the 2018-2019 school year. In that capacity, she can offer prospective parents information and insights into St. Mary Interparochial School and CSFP and answer any questions you may have about applying for financial aid. Ms. Lavelle will be attending the St. Mary Interparochial School Golden Jubilee Open House on September 19, 2018 as well to discuss the program in person. Please feel free to contact her at for further information.

BLOCS: Click here for Smart Aid - Online Instructions.

St. Mary Interparochial School code is 91072.

Information and applications for need-based grants and merit-based scholarships through the Archdiocese are now available. 

Please visit the Scholarships & Financial Aid tab on the AOP Catholic Schools website to access the online applications for the Maguire Scholars Program, Howley Family Foundation Scholarship and all other opportunities available.

If you qualify for, but are not awarded assistance through BLOCS or CSF, we will try our best to assist by providing scholarships from funds donated by our generous supporters.