Mater Dei Academy is a private Catholic Academy for grades K through 12 and a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. It operates under the guidelines of the United States District of the Society of St. Pius X. The Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in the hiring of personnel, admissions, or any other school administered programs.

The Academy has students from the local Syracuse, NY area, and also accepts as boarding students, boys in grades eight through twelve. The boys who board live in the dormitory on campus. Admissions to the boarding dormitory are made at the discretion of the Principal and Dormitory Prefect.

You may begin the application process online HERE.

Typical Yearly Fees and Expenses


Kindergarten                          $3,000
Grades 1-8 $3,400
Grades 9-12                                $4,650


4th and 5th child 50% discount
6th child and above                  25% discount


Room and Board Fee               $6,500


Instructional Materials            $100 per student
Senior Fee $450
Non-Parishioner Fee
(boarders not included)
Additional Fees for Sports $100+