St. Mary's Catholic Grade School. We have educated children living in Woodford County; Metamora, Germantown Hills, Washburn, Eureka, and Roanoke areas for over 135 years.
St. Marys School
St. Mary's Grade School
400 West Chatham
Metamora, IL 61548
tel: 309-367-2528 ● fax: 309-367-2169
St. Marys School

At St. Mary's School we believe that every child should have access to a Christ-centered education.  We strive to provide superior academic and spiritual formation for our students while also working to keep tuition costs as low as possible.  We are able to carry out our mission through the generosity of our wonderful parish and private donors.  

2021-2022 Tuition Rates    

$3,600  for the first child
$5050   for two children 
$6100   for three children
$900     each additional child after four children

*This rate is for families/students who are members of St. Mary's Metamora or St. Mary's Lourdes parish. Parishioner rate is lower to reflect the weekly financial gift that parishioners make to the Church, which in turn supports the cost of operating the school.

$4200   for first child
$5650   for two children
$6700   for three children
$1400   additional per each Parishioner/Non-Parishioner child

** This rate schedule is for families/students who are not members of the St. Mary's Metamora or St. Mary's Lourdes parish. The non-parishioner rate is higher to more equitably compensate for school operating costs that are subsidized by St. Mary's parish.

Full Day - $4400 (or 10 months at $440 per month)
Half Time - $3300 (or 10 months at $330 per month)                                                                                                                                                                                                   




The estimated annual cost of educating a child at St.Mary's is $7989+ per child.This tuition is one to the lowest tuition cost out of the thirteen Catholic schools in the Peoria region.   No child will be turned away due to ability to pay.  If finances are a concern, we would like to meet with you to confidentially discuss. Please talk to the parish priest or the school principal. 

We are pleased to offer FACTS Payment Plans and Grant & Aid Financial Needs Assessment on the same site, click here to access:  St. Mary's FACTS