St. Martha Parish School

Providing excellence in Catholic education since 1967


SMS Students - Learning, Serving, and Worshiping Together!

St. Martha Parish School provides excellence in Catholic education in a caring and safe environment and offers classes for Grades Pre-K through 8.  Students are expected to arrive by 7:50 AM each day.  Daily prayers and announcements are made at 7:55 AM.  Any student arriving after 8:00 AM is considered late. Classes begin promptly after morning prayers.  Dismissal is at 3:00 PM every Monday through Thursday and 2:30 PM every Friday.  For safety purposes, Pre-K and Kindergarten classes dismiss at 2:45 PM every Monday through Thursday and 2:15 PM every Friday. Pre-K is available for children who are 3 or 4 years of age before September 1st.

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Our Mission

St. Martha Parish School is an elementary school whose mission is to teach the message and values of Jesus Christ in an environment where all students feel accepted, fulfilled, and loved.  We build on the foundation of 50 years of service to our community. We are committed to providing an enriching atmosphere which encourages academic success. We strive to work in partnership with families to foster the Catholic community of school, home, and parish, with faith in our students and confidence in our future.

School Opening Schedule

Sept. 7

Sept. 8

Sept. 9

Sept. 12

Sept. 13

Sept. 14

Sept. 15

Sept. 16

Opening day for Grades 2 - 8

Grades 1 - 8 (first day for Grade 1)

Grades 1 - 8

First day for Pre-K 3 and Kindergarten

First day for Pre-K 4 (no school for Pre-K 3)



Carnival - NO SCHOOL - Pastor's Holiday

12:30 pm dismissal

12:30 pm dismissal

12:30 pm dismissal

11:15 am dismissal for Pre-K 3 and                      Kindergarten only

11:15 am dismissal for Pre-K 4 only

3:00 pm dismissal; 2:45 pm for Pre-K and K

3:00 pm dismissal; 2:45 pm for Pre-K and K

After School CARES Schedule

September 12:  Grades 1 through 5

September 13:  Grades Kindergarten through 5

September 14:  Grades Pre-K through 5

Lunch Monitors Needed!

Looking for a little extra spending money??? Why not apply for a lunch monitor position at SMS? We are looking for reliable, qualified lunch monitors for the upcoming school year.  The job pays $15 per day and the hours are 11:45 a.m. thru 12:45 p.m. (one hour) every day school is in session. Duties include setting up the cafeteria (taking the chairs down from either the tables or the chair racks), monitoring all students in the cafeteria (helping younger children to open thermoses and snacks, wiping up spills, collecting trash), and monitoring all students in the school yard (watching for cars, keeping the children safe, assisting with line-up, and making sure they get back to their classes). Applicants must have all clearances on file with the school. Please call Mrs. Gilbert at 215-632-0320 if interested.