St. Thomas The Apostle School

430 Valleybrook Road,
Glen Mills, PA, 19342-0193
     Tel: (610)459-9036
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 principal’s recommendation to further better the learning environment ocese of Allentown.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 411 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Davidson School Elwyn Inc (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rosehill School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rosehill School (0.4 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chester HeightsRosehill School
    Special Education School
    P.o. Box 298
    Chester HeightsPA19017
    (610)459-2389
    Special Education School
    0.4 mi | 30 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • AstonSt. Francis De Sales School
      (Roman Catholic)
    39 New Road
    AstonPA19014
    (610)459-0799
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | 158 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • AstonMedia Children's House Montessori School
    Montessori School
    3301 Concord Rd
    AstonPA19014
    (610)485-8950
    Montessori School
    1.6 mi | 49 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • AstonSt Joseph School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3265 Concord Rd
    AstonPA19014
    (610)494-0147
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.6 mi | 186 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Marcus HookKinderCare Boothwyn
    Daycare / Preschool
    6 Creek Pkwy
    Marcus HookPA19061
    (610)485-5230
    Daycare / Preschool
    2.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Delaware County, PA is $17,500 for elementary schools and $24,236 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Delaware County, PA is 77% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).