Welcome to St Mary's Catholic Primary School

Welcome to St Mary’s Catholic Primary School in Armidale, St Mary’s Primary School provides students with a co-educational, faith based education. There are currently fourteen classes (2 x Kinder, 2 x Year 1, 2 x Year 2, 2 x Year 3, 2 x Year 4, 2 x Year 5, and 2 x Year 6).  

St Mary’s has plenty of space for the students and has beautiful grounds with many large deciduous trees around the school. The Infants and Primary sections of the school are housed in separate buildings. St Mary’s has excellent facilities and playing fields (the Paddock) across a side street.

The school library is well appointed and spacious. There are computer facilities available for all students. St Marys provides an authentic Catholic education where children are nurtured and loved as they grow and learn. Where individuals, relationships and community are valued and respected.

St Mary’s is a happy school that celebrates a love of life. We work in partnership with parents and families to help each child discover and develop their unique gifts and talents.

St Mary’s is situated on the edge of Armidale’s central business district. The Cathedral, Bishop’s House, Catholic Chancery, Parish Hall, Ursuline Convent, Centacare, Catholic Schools Office and Armidale Diocesan Investment Group are all located in the same block.

Armidale is a vibrant town and is the centre of the Northern Tablelands. It enjoys a temperate climate and has four distinct seasons. The town has full services and hosts the University of New England. This gives Armidale a unique character and diverse population.