Families with children from age 3 to 8th grade, Catholic and non-Catholic, are welcome at St. Mary’s. If you are interested in joining our community, please contact the school office (309)691-3015 or email:

Admission Procedures

Families considering enrolling at St. Mary’s School are invited to visit our school and meet with the school principal. During this visit you can see our beautiful facilities, learn more about our school offerings and discuss the opportunities for your child. Prospective students are invited to shadow for a day after the family’s visit, with the principal’s approval.

Age Requirements

Children entering the Preschool program must be three years old on or before Sept. 1st and children entering Kindergarten must be five years old on or before Sept. 1st.


New registrations are taken in the school office and must be accompanied by a non-refundable family registration fee. Transfer students must submit their last report card or transcript of grades along with any testing information, for the principal’s approval.