Grades: PK - 8 | 411 students
Saint Thomas the Apostle School is its proud tradition as a Catholic institution. Our focus is not only on academically educating our students but also on developing each child to the fullest extent socially, emotionally, and spiritually. In a religious atmosphere, based upon the Gospel, we strive to create a strong sense of self-awareness and respect for each other. This helps to eliminate the boundaries stereotyped by race, religion, social, or economic classifications. Our mission is to inspire and nourish our students with Catholic tradition in a program focused on the life and teaching of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. It is through numerous liturgical events during the school year that our mission to foster academic excellence and moral character is achieved. Saint Thomas faculty and staff hope to help our students realized what the real spirit of Christian community can do for each other. Through support, respect, and a spirit of cooperation, the faculty and staff are committed to demonstrating a positive Christian presence. Here at Saint Thomas, our programs are structured to meet most of the problem solving and reasoning skills needed in social and academic situations. The faculty and staff provide strategies and learning techniques to help develop a responsible, independent learner. At Saint Thomas the Apostle, the faculty always welcomes the principal to oversee the activities and techniques that they use in their classrooms. The faculty strives to be open minded with the principalís recommendation to further better the learning environment ocese of Allentown.