Established in 1851, the St. Mary of the Assumption High School is an educational institution that serves students in grades 9 through 12. It operates religion, language arts, science, social studies and math departments. The school offers advanced placement courses in journalism, public speaking, political science, economics, business law, mechanical drawing, sociology, physiology and calculus. The St. Mary of the Assumption High School promotes students participation in a range of extracurricular activities, such as softball, basketball, tennis, bowling, cheerleading and baseball. Its after-day program features homework instructions and recreational activities. The St. Mary of the Assumption High School is located in Elizabeth, N.J.