“Become limit breakers and do not be average. Once you graduate from De Marillac, everyone will have lots of expectations from you, so never, ever, be afraid to become extraordinary.” - Nicu, Class of 2007
We believe that neighborhood of residence and socio-economic status should not determine a child’s access to quality education or ultimate success in life.
"I am extremely thankful for the continued support that the Graduate Support Program has given me and my former classmates." - Kim, Class of 2005
Small class sizes and a 12:1 student to teacher ratio promote intensive, individualized attention.
"Because of DMA, I am attending a high school I never thought I would attend." - Julissa, Class of 2013
90% of all De Marillac graduates have completed high school successfully or are still in school, compared to local high school graduation rates of less than 68% among similar students.
The Coyote, Eagle, Peregrine Falcon and Hummingbird are important animals to the Ohlone people of Northern California and figure prominently in their myths and tales. To honor the native people of the San Francisco Bay Area during the Thanksgiving holidays the 4th graders learned some of the stories and made chalk pastel drawings of the … Continue reading
We are pleased to announce that our 9th Annual Scholarship Benefit will be held at the historic Westin St. Francis on Union Square on March 19, 2015.
Please be sure to mark your calendars and join us for this amazing evening of community, support and fun.
Our Annual Scholarship Benefit started eight years ago and was known as, “A Gift of a Day.” In this event’s initial year, a group of supporters hosted a cocktail reception in our school hall to sponsor the gift of a day’s education for the students of De Marillac Academy. Over the years the Gift of a Day event evolved into our Annual Scholarship Benefit. This annual event has grown from 150 attendees to over 750 individuals who celebrate De Marillac Academy’s mission each year.
During the evening you will join students, faculty, and alumni as the community comes together to celebrate the success and future of our unique school.Read More...