All Mecklenburg Area Catholic Schools admit students of any race, color, sex, religion, national and ethnic origin to all programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at these schools. A child must be five years of age on or before August 31st of the year in which the child is presented for enrollment, as verified by a birth certificate. If a child has been attending school in another state in accordance with the laws and regulations of school authorities of such state before becoming
a resident of North Carolina, the child is eligible for enrollment in school regardless of whether he/she has passed the fifth anniversary of birth by October 16. For more information please refer your questions to the Mecklenburg Area Catholic Schools (MACS) office at 704-370-3273. The MACS office is located at 1123 South Church Street, Charlotte, NC. For an application and admissions timeline, please click here.
St. Mark is an inclusive, welcoming, co-educational community for students and families of all faiths and religions. St. Mark does not discriminate and admits students of any race, color, sex, religion, national or ethnic origin.
St. Mark belongs to the Mecklenburg Area Catholic Schools (MACS) system. MACS is a school system of nine Catholic schools in the Greater Charlotte area. Admissions for St. Mark are handled by the MACS Office and applications can be completed online. For more information on the application process, visit the MACS website or contact the MACS Director of Admissions at 704.370.3273.
Tuition rates vary based on grade level and program. All MACS tuition rates and fees are posted on the MACS website.
Students must provide proof of immunization and be in compliance with North Carolina immunization requirements within 30 days of starting school. Kindergarten and new students in grades 1-5 must provide proof of physical examination (completed no more than 12 months prior to anticipated date of school entry.) An additional physical is required for students upon entering 6th grade.
Priority admissions: Applications are accepted beginning December 16, 2019, and decisions are released mid-March. | Rolling admissions: March 1st until seats filled.
Tuition assistance is available for qualified families who apply. A tuition assistance plan exists for participating families with identified financial needs. The funds are reserved for tuition and capital fees only and do not include bus, activity or graduation fees. There is a separate application form that is available on the MACS website, at the MACS office and at the St. Mark office. A student must be accepted and registered in order to receive tuition assistance results. Grants do not cover the entire tuition cost. Not all families who apply for tuition assistance qualify.
First Round Deadline: March 1st – results are mailed to families in mid-to-late May
Second Round Deadline: May 1st – results are mailed to families about 8 weeks after this deadline ends (mid-to-late July)
After May 1st – results will be processed on a monthly basis and the results will be sent to the families as soon as possible thereafter.
For more information visit MACS Financial Aid