Welcome to Martensdale-St. Marys Community School District

Inspire. Challenge. Grow.

Through the years, class after class of Blue Devil students continue to represent those three words well. To be part of the MStM community is to be surrounded by caring and nurturing staff and peers that inspire and challenge each other to blaze their path forward. MStM alumni continue to make a difference after graduation, having grown into productive and lifelong learners. MStM works hard to live its vision: A school community that fosters personal excellence and responsible citizenship.

News & Announcements

Preschool Registration

Two Peas in a Pod Preschool will be open for registration for the 2023-2024 school year on February 1st at 8:00 A.M. Registration can be completed online by following this link – https://mstm.revtrak.net/preschool-registration/#/list, which will not be active until February 1 at 8:00 A.M.

In order for your child to be officially registered, we ask that you make a one-time payment.

3 year olds – $40 (September tuition)

4 year olds – $65 (August tuition)

5 year olds – $65 (Book fee/registration)

 You will receive a confirmation email once you have successfully completed registration and submitted payment.  Registration will be available through the webstore until April 1.  After that date, you will have to contact Jessica Hart in the office to register.

If you have any questions about registration, or do not have access to online registration, please contact Amy De Waard at amy_dewaard@mstm.us.

If your child is currently enrolled in preschool at MStM, please know that you will not be able to register for next year if you have a past due balance on your current year’s tuition.

We are looking forward to working with your children!  Please pass this information on to anyone in the district who might be interested in preschool.


MStM Welcomes New Director of Operations

MStM welcomes Tim Simon as the district’s new Director of Operations! Tim will be overseeing and leading facilities, grounds, maintenance, and transportation, as well as seeking ways to improve facilities and infrastructure.

MStM Board Names Dr. Bill Watson as Next District Superintendent

The Martensdale-St. Marys School Board has named Dr. Bill Watson as the district’s next Superintendent.

Click here to read the news release containing additional information.

Three Superintendent Finalists Named

The Martensdale-St. Marys School Board has named three finalists for the next district Superintendent.

Click here to read the news release containing additional information.

Superintendent Search Update

Earlier this school year, the Board committed to using Grundmeyer Leader Services to assist the District with the hiring of our new School Business Official (SBO), Interim Superintendent, and permanent Superintendent. Both the SBO (Josh Jacobs) and the Interim Superintendent (Dr. Kevin Fiene) have been hired and the focus is now on the process of hiring a new permanent superintendent. Click here for more information about the search.

Business Manager Announcement

Please see the attached PDF for more information about Josh Jacobs, our new Business Manager!

Interim Superintendent Announcement

Please see the attached PDF for more information about Dr. Kevin Fiene, our new Interim Superintendent!

2022-2023 School Year Calendar

Follow this link to view this year’s calendar.

Close-Knit Community, Widespread Achievements

Laptops for grades 7-12
Graduation Rate
> 70%
Students involved in activities
Educator Effectiveness Score
> 80%
of elementary students are proficient in math and literacy
Student to Teacher Ratio
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