St. Thomas Episcopal School

4900 Jackwood,
Houston, TX, 77096-0772
     Tel: (713)666-3111
Grades: K - 12 | 633 students
The mission of St. Thomas' Episcopal is to form honorable men and women through a classical education grounded in a Christ-centered world view.
The school offers an acceleration education providing a solid foundation that prepares students for college and for life.
While boys and girls are together in kindergarten and high school, in 1st through 8th we offer single-sex classrooms.
Our fines arts program includes our world-champion bagpipe band and dancers, as well as choir, strings and theater.
Our mock trial team and yearbook program are nationally recognized and popular electives in high school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1955

Student Body

Total Students 633 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 24 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
Average SAT score 1832
Average ACT score 25

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,000
Tuition Notes $10,175 for K-3rd $10,675 4th-5th $11,235 6th $12,950 7th-12th
% on Financial Aid 9%
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Carin Thorn

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
DanceGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Emery/ Weiner School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beth Yeshurun Day School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Uos Goldberg Montessori School (0.4 miles away)
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  • HoustonBeth Yeshurun Day School
      (Jewish)
    4525 Beechnut St
    HoustonTX77096
    (713)666-1884
      (Jewish)
    0.2 mi | 357 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • HoustonUos Goldberg Montessori School
    Montessori School  (Jewish)
    9001 Greenwillow Street
    HoustonTX77096
    (713)723-3856
    Montessori School  (Jewish)
    0.4 mi | 129 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • HoustonEmery/ Weiner School
      (Jewish)
    9825 Stella Link Rd
    HoustonTX77025
    (832)204-5900
      (Jewish)
    1.1 mi | 434 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • HoustonCorpus Christi Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4005 Cheena Dr
    HoustonTX77025
    (713)664-3351
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.2 mi | 193 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HoustonTrafton Academy
    4711 McDermed Dr
    HoustonTX77035
    (713)723-5888
    1.2 mi | 247 students | Gr. 4-8                      

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The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $11,671 for elementary schools and $13,144 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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