Frequently Asked Questions

What time does the school day begin and end?
The school day begins at 8:05 a.m. and dismisses at 3:10 p.m.

What age must my child be in order to be admitted to Kindergarten?
Children must have reached their 5th birthday by August 31 in order to be admitted to Kindergarten.

Is Kindergarten held five days a week?
No, Kindergarten is held only three days a week: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. In the event there is a day off on one of these days, students will attend on a Tuesday or Thursday to make up the day.

Do the students wear uniforms?
Yes, there is a school uniform. The girls’ uniform is a blue plaid skirt with a white blouse and navy vest or sweater. The boys’ uniform is gray dress slacks with a navy blue sweater over a white shirt and tie. See Handbook for details. (*Uniforms can be purchased from St. Michael’s Academy Uniform Shop.)

What is the student/teacher ratio?
The average student/teacher ratio is 18:1.

Is Mass part of the school schedule?
Yes, Mass is offered daily at St. Michael’s Parish. Students of the Academy attend Mass during the school day (11:05 a.m.) twice a week.

Is religious instruction included in the curriculum?
Yes, religious instruction is part of the daily schedule.

Does your school have a hot lunch program?
Yes, St. Michael’s has a hot lunch program.

Does St. Michael’s have a bus service?
No, we do not provide bus transportation.

Do you have boarding facilities?
We are offering boarding for high school girls for the 2016-2017 school year. The girls will stay in the Villa Maria under the care of the Sisters. For more information, please email Sr. Michael Marie.