Mission and Benefits
Our LadyMission Statement

"Mother of God School seeks to prepare students who, grounded in sound academics and strong faith, go forth bearing Christ to the world in their personal and professional lives. With Mary as its model, the school accomplishes this in an atmosphere of love and respect:

Through academic excellence in the humanities, arts and sciences, and
In living the Good News through worship and service."

Distinct Benefits of a Mother of God School Education

  • Small Classes
The ratio of full time equivalent teachers to students is approximately 1:11.

  • Instructional Practices
Teachers incorporate “best practices” in education – including small group instruction, collaborative  learning opportunities and the integration of technology into all subjects

  • Thirty Years Experience
Mother of God School has a proven track record of consistently preparing students to excel in high school and beyond. Our students have been accepted in magnet programs at surrounding public high schools as well as at all the local private high schools including Our Lady of Good Counsel High School, St. John’s Catholic Prep, Connelly School of the Holy Child, Georgetown Prep, Oakcrest and the Academy of the Holy Cross. Our graduates have been awarded scholarships for merit in academics, music and art.

  • Private, Coed Catholic Education
Mother of God School takes seriously its role as a Catholic school, encouraging students to live a vibrant, joy-filled faith in all areas of their lives. The Sacramental life of the Church is incorporated into the school schedule. Students apply Catholic social justice teachings and the beatitudes in the course of the year through both ongoing and special service projects.

  • Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8
The Pre-Kindergarten program for 3 and 4 year olds prepares youngsters for the ever-increasing challenges of learning throughout their school career. In addition to a core curriculum of Religion, Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies and Science, students in grades K-8 also benefit from excellent art, music, foreign language, physical education, library, and computer science classes.

  • Extracurricular Activities
We offer Student Council, Robotics Club, Drama Club, Math Counts Club, Band, along with scouting for both boys and girls, and  CYO basketball teams.

  • Extended Care Program
Mother of God School offers a State-approved Extended Care Program for its students in Grades Pre-K through 8 in order to serve working parents of the school. For more information, and to access required forms, click here.