ART OF LIVING VIRTUOUSLY
Library: St. Mary hosts a roughly 28,000 title library, promoting and celebrating good, beautiful and true narratives in literature and in all subjects. Beginning with a Book Buddy program in preschool, students are encouraged to explore a variety of genres and simply enjoy reading. The librarians work closely with the teachers to support and enhance the classroom curriculum.
Good Books @ St Mary: A newsletter that offers a recommended selection of good books for all ages of students, preschool to 8th grade, with a focus on a different subject matter, virtue, or saint in each issue.
Bookends of Beauty Book Club: A book club designed for parents, by parents, where participants join in fellowship to discuss good books that they have read.
Theology of the Body: This program teaches and reinforces the beauty of the human body and chastity at a developmentally appropriate level.