Affiliations and Recognition
Diocese of Bridgeport
Saint Mary School is one of the 38 Catholic Schools in Fairfield County, led by Bishop William E. Lori along with a team of highly skilled professionals in the Office for Education, including Dr. Margaret A. Dames, Superintendent of Schools. Together, the Diocese of Bridgeport Office for Education has earned invitations from around the country to share the best practices in curriculum development. Further, Bishop Lori has been invited to the United States Department of Education and the White House Summit on Education to share with others what is happening in our Catholic Schools in Fairfield County, Connecticut.
National Blue Ribbon Award Recipient
On September 9, 2010, Saint Mary School in Ridgefield was honored to be named a 2010 National Blue Ribbon School by the United States Department of Education. This prestigious award places Saint Mary School among the top 50 private elementary, middle and high schools in the United States. The National Blue Ribbon Award recognizes public and private schools whose students achieve at very high levels. For details about the National Blue Ribbon Award please
New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)
Saint Mary School is accredited by the New England Association of
Schools and Colleges.
New England League of Middle Schools
Saint Mary School is a member of the New England League of Middle Schools.
Connecticut State Department of Education
Saint Mary School has been designated as an Approved School by Connecticut's State Department of Education.
Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce
Saint Mary School is a proud member of the Ridgefield Chamber
of Commerce, and seeks opportunities to partner with
local businesses and organizations.
183 High Ridge Avenue
Ridgefield CT 06877
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