Fact Sheet

FoundedThe school was founded in 1979 by St. Mark’s Episcopal Church.
LocationThe 11-acre campus is situated in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, three miles inland from the Atlantic Ocean.
GradesPreschool (age 2) to 8th grade
Enrollment462 students: 116 in PK2-PK4 / 233 in lower school / 113 in middle school
MissionSt. Mark’s Episcopal School provides an academically enriched program in a nurturing Christian environment.
AccreditationFlorida Council of Independent Schools
Florida Kindergarten Council
TeachersAll teachers have, at a minimum, a bachelor’s degree and a Florida teaching certificate or qualify as candidates for Florida certification.
TestingStudents in kindergarten through 2nd grade are assessed quarterly using the Children's Progress Academic Assessment (CPAA). Students in 3rd through 8th grade take the CTP 4 (ERB) each year.
Extended CareMorning care is available from 7:15 a.m. on and afternoon care for full-day students until 6:00 p.m. for an additional charge.
Financial AidFinancial aid is available for students in kindergarten through eighth grade. St. Mark's uses FAST (Financial Aid for School Tuition) by Independent School Management (ISM) to process applications.
Motto"Shaping Sound Foundations for Life"
School ColorsBlue & White
School MascotLions