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Visit St. Mary's SSC

All 8th graders and transfers are encouraged to experience the Dragon Difference from 8:00am-12:00pm any Tuesday, Thursday, or Friday by shadowing one of our dragons!
  • Visits to several junior/senior classes in session
  • Attend a junior/senior Leadership Development Class with a member of the Student Leadership Team
  • The end of your visit will include lunch! Your choices include grilled burgers, homemade pizza, and more made fresh by our food service provider, AVA Culinary.
Schedule your shadow visit HERE!
St. Mary's South Side Catholic will participate in the High School Fall Fair Night and two High School Presentation Nights hosted by the Archdiocese of St. Louis. Thursday, August 24th at Chaminade High School will be a casual fair set up from 5:00-7:00pm. Both the High School Nights on Thursday, September 7th and Monday, October 9th will be more of a traditional high school night. Registration will be from 6-6:30pm and presentations will run from 6:30-8:00pm. All families with students in grades 5th-8th grade are invited to attend the St. Mary's South Side Catholic presentation as well as two other school presentations that evening.
St. Mary's South Side Catholic will participate in the three Middle School Fairs. The Admissions Team and students will be there for you to learn more about SMSSC and can answer any questions you may have. The team will be at Loyola Academy on Tuesday, August 29th, Premier Charter School on Monday, September 21, 2023 and Lafayette Preparatory Academy on Thursday, September 28th. 
Here at St. Mary's South Side Catholic, we are pleased to welcome all 6th, 7th, and 8th-grade boys for fun and discovery on Friday, September 29th from 8:00am-12:00pm
Dragon for a Day will include:
  • a tour of our campus
  • a peek inside our classrooms
  • a visit to our eSports facility
  • a meeting with freshmen teachers
  • a pizza party with gaming trucks
Register HERE.
This annual Open House event is an excellent opportunity to visit our campus. You can tour the school, meet administrators, teachers, parents, and students, participate in academic, club, and athletic activities, and ask questions! Please plan to join us this year on Sunday, November 5th from 11:00am-2:00pm.
Reservations are not required. If you want to reserve a time, please email [email protected].
If you can't attend Open House, schedule a private tour!
You're invited to take a private tour of our beautiful 27-acre campus located in South St. Louis!
It includes various classrooms and our collegiate-level athletic facilities. You'll learn about our Catholic, Marianist mission, rigorous student-centered curriculum, athletic and art programs, clubs, and more! 

Find the Saturday that works best for you on our interactive calendar. If these don't work with your schedule, don't hesitate to contact Admissions at 314.481.8400 ext. 110 for other options.

TIME:  One-hour tours starting at 9:00 am, 10:00 am, or 11:00 pm on Saturdays
DAYS: Saturdays from September 10 thru December 3

Schedule your private tour HERE.