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55 W 138th Street
New York, NY 10037
212 283 4848

Office hours:
Monday to Friday
8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Saint Mark the Evangelist School (STM) has paired Catholic traditions of excellence with innovative academic strategies for more than 100 years.

As one of the six schools in the Partnership Schools network, STM is committed to providing families with a rigorous education that is driven by values, supplemented with a host of enrichment opportunities, and guided by a network of talented teachers and school leaders.

Grades served

PreK 3 to grade 8

School Day Begins

7:45 am

School Day Ends

4:00 pm

Bus stops

M1, M7, M102

Subway stops

2345

Events Calendar

May 23
1st Grade Trip - New York Hall of Science
1st Grade Trip - New York Hall of Science May 23
May 23
KG, 4th & 5th Trip - Universal Soul Circus
KG, 4th & 5th Trip - Universal Soul Circus May 23
May 27 — 29, 2019
NO SCHOOL - Memorial Day Holiday
NO SCHOOL - Memorial Day Holiday May 27 — 29, 2019
May 29
KG Trip - Harlem Meer
KG Trip - Harlem Meer May 29
May 30
Feast of The Ascension
Feast of The Ascension May 30
May 30
5th Grade Trip - Native American Museum
5th Grade Trip - Native American Museum May 30
May 30
2nd Grade Trip - National Museum of the American Indian
2nd Grade Trip - National Museum of the American Indian May 30
May 31
Dress Down for a Cause, $2 Donation
Dress Down for a Cause, $2 Donation May 31
May 31
8th Grade Graduation Mass
8th Grade Graduation Mass May 31
May 31
2:30 Dismissal
2:30 Dismissal May 31
see full calendar

Day In the Life

Pre–K

7:50Drop off
8:00-8:30Writing Enrichment
8:30-8:45Breakfast
8:45-9:00Music and Movement
9:00-9:30Morning Meeting
9:30-10:00Religion
10:00-11:00ELA/Centers
11:00-11:45Lunch
11:50-12:35Enrichment
12:35-1:30Rest
1:30-2:30Math/Center
2:30-3:00Snack
3:00-4:00Choice Time
4:00-5:45Afterschool
5:45-6:00Pick up

Kindergarten & 1st

8:05-8:25Morning Meeting
8:25-9:10Phonics
9:10-9:40Religion
9:40-10:40Listening
10:40-10:45Transition
10:45-11:15Lunch
11:15-11:45Recess
11:45-11:50Transition
11:50-12:20Brain Break: Phonics
12:20-1:50Math + WS
1:50-2:05Snack
2:05-2:35Intervention/Writing
2:35-3:20Enrichment
3:20-3:45Choice Time
3:45-4:00Dismissal

Grades 2 and 3

8:05-8:25Homeroom
8:25-10:40CKLA
10:40-10:45Transition
10:45-11:15Lunch
11:15-11:45Recess
11:45-11:50Transition
11:50-12:10DEAR
12"10-1:10Math Core
1:10-1:40Math Workshop
1:40-2:25Enrichment
Snack
2:25-2:55Religion
2:55-3:40Re-Teach/Flex Time
3:40-4:00Pack up and Dismissal

Grades 4 and 5

8:05-8:25Homeroom
8:25-8:55Religion
8:55-11:10CKLA
11:110-11:15Transition
11:15-11:45Lunch
11:45-12:15Recess
12:15-1:30Enrichment | Re-teach/Flex
1:30-3:45Math Core & Workshop
3:45-4:00Dismissal

Grades 6 to 8

8:10-8:25Homeroom
8:25-10:40Math/ELA/Enrichment
10:40-11:10Religion
11:10-11:15Transition
11:15-11:45Lunch
11:45-12:15Recess
12:15-12:22Transition
12:22-3:45Math/ELA/Science/Social Studies
3:45-4:00Dismissal

Rigorous Academics

Building on the rich tradition of Catholic schools, our students receive a rigorous education and strive for our core values of integrity, humility, hard work, and service each and every day.

Early Childhood Program

The at St. Mark provides Pre-K and Kindergarten students with the academic foundation for lifelong learning.  Experienced teachers with a long history at St. Mark provide dedicated instruction that encourages independence and exploration.

Extended Day

The academic day at St. Mark runs from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  This extended schedule allows the school to provide enhanced academic programming and a holistic educational experience for every student.

Technology

Educators at St. Mark the Evangelist School embrace 21st-century technology and emphasize the importance of digital literacy. Our students have access to a fully equipped computer lab as well as adaptive computer software that tailors to individual needs.

Library and Author Study Program

The library at St. Mark houses 3,000 volumes that attract avid readers and curious minds across all grades.  Our dedicated, full-time librarian collaborates with teachers to integrate the library’s resources into the classroom curriculum

Enrichment Programs

Our programs support dance, music and fine arts that enrich students’ academic experiences and broaden their appreciation for the rich and often unexplored culture that surrounds them.

Harlem Hospital

St. Mark partners with Harlem Hospital to provide an age appropriate program fostering conversations concerning healthy eating, physical health, and avoiding drugs and alcohol.

Harlem Grown

This non-profit organization teaches healthy living through mentorship and urban farming in community gardens. We are slowing exposing our students to this program.

The Coding Space

St. Mark’s is slowly being introduced to the The Coding Space this 2018-19 school year. Coding Space uses project based learning to teach students of all ages how to create games and websites. They learn this through HTML, CSS, and Javascript.

Dancing Classrooms

Dancing Classrooms is a renowned ballroom dance program that teaches poise, respect, communication, and teamwork.  Students in the 4th, 5th, and 8th grade learn to dance gracefully while developing confidence and social awareness.