This placement is located approximately one mile from campus. Here is a description of St. Mary’s as noted on their website: “St. Mary's is part of the Catholic school system in the Diocese of Ogdensburg. The purpose of St. Mary’s School is to provide a safe and loving environment where children may have their developmental needs met. This school is a place where children are educated: academically, physically, socially, psychologically, and most importantly spiritually. St. Mary’s School is a contemplative environment seeking a diverse population of adults and children. St. Mary’s welcomes a compassionate and socially active community of faith to join in opportunities to worship and apply Gospel values.” Students choosing this placement will work with children in afterschool programming known as latchkey. Students placed with St. Mary’s school will need to register for the VIRTUS Training (3 hours).
TRANSPORTATION: This placement could be considered within walking distance. Otherwise, students must have a personal car to transport themselves or work together to coordinate transportation with other students attending placement.