St. Mark School was named a National School of Excellence by the United States Department of Education in 2009. This ranks St Mark School in the top 10% of all schools Public or Private in the United ribbon

St. Mark School is a private elementary (Pre K-grade 8) Roman Catholic School in Stratford, Connecticut. We provide a faith based excellent primary education. St. Mark School is Stratford's only Blue Ribbon School. We have full-day Kindergarten.

We are committed to academic excellence. Our educational goals and objectives are intentionally directed to the growth of the whole person. Aligned with Diocesan curriculum standards and guidelines, St. Mark School prepares students to think creatively, critically, analytically and independently to identify and solve problems in academic, personal and social situations. We integrate Gospel values and learn the Church's mission and traditions as reflected in the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.