There are 36 classes with approximately 1,200 students. The class structure is as below:

 

Secondary

1

2

3

4

5

6

No. of Classes

6

6

6

6

6

6

 

While the medium of instruction in St. Mary's is English,
students are trained to be bi-literate (Chinese and English)
and tri-lingual (Cantonese, English and Putonghua).

The school year begins in September and formally ends in mid-July. There are two terms in the year.

The subjects offered to students are tabled as follows:

Academic Year 2018-19

 

 KLA

Subjects \  Form

F 1

F 2

F 3

F 4

F 5

F 6

No. of Classes

6

6

6

6

6

6

English
Language
Education

English Language

P

P

P

P

P

P

Drama & Language Art

P

P

P

Literature in English

P

Chinese Language Education

Chinese Language

P

P

P

P

P

P

Chinese History

P

P

P

Mathematics
Education

Mathematics

P

P

P

P

P

P

Mathematics Extended Module

Science
Education

Integrated Science

P

P

Combined Science

Physics

P

Chemistry

P

Biology

P

Technology
Education

Information & Communication Technology

P

P

P

Needlework / Cookery

P

P

P

Personal,
Social and
Humanities
Education

Integrated Humanities

P

P

Economics

BAFS

Geography

P

History

P

Liberal Studies

P

P

P

Arts Education

Music Appreciation

P

P

P

P

P

Visual Arts Appreciation

P

P

P

P

Visual Arts

Physical
Education

P.E.

P

P

P

P

P

P

Moral & Civic
Education

Religious Education

P

P

P

P

P

P

Class Period (CP)

P

P

P

P

P

P

P

: Compulsory Subject

: Elective Subject

 

 

Other Learning Experiences (OLE): apply to all F.4 to F.6 students

Moral and Civic Education

Community Service

Aesthetic Development

Physical Education

Career-related Experience