Welcome to Heart of Mary School!
Heart of Mary School strives to nurture students who are FAITHFUL to Jesus Christ, COMMITTED to their studies, and PROUD of themselves, their culture, and their school, all within the context of a safe and joyful learning environment.
Faithful. Committed. Proud.
What You'll Find At The Heart
Here are a few things to know about Heart of Mary School.
Our innovative, new, Learning Communities (LCs) academic teaching model creates:
Our generalist-certified educators teach only in the areas of their greatest strength and interest.
LEARNING BLOCKS OF K-2, 3-5 & 6-8 GRADES
Here, the same teacher stays with the same students and teaches the same subjects across the three grades.
(Ex: A Writing/Reading teacher teaches K, 1st, and 2nd grade students in those subjects).
STRONG TEACHER/STUDENT RELATIONSHIPS
Teaching the same students across 3 grades allows teachers, students, and families to create deepand meaningful relationships.
With small class sizes and 3 teachers teaching the same group of students, learning progress is closely monitoredthroughout the year.
Ages 3-4 years
K through 5th Grade
Middle School Grades
6th grade - 8th grade
Departmental change of classes
What We Offer
+ A unique Learning Community curriculum
(K-2, 3-5, 6-8)
+ Title I Teachers
+ Federal Breakfast & Lunch programs
+ Textbook rental program
+ Active PTO
+ School counselor
+ Student computer access
+ School library
+ Music & Art classes
Heart of Mary is a qualified non-public Alabama school under the Alabama Accountability
Act (AAA) to enroll students from failing public schools.