St. Thomas More High School

2601 East Morgan Ave,
Milwaukee, WI, 53207-0532
Tel: (414)481-8370
Grades: 9 - 12 | 455 students
Our mission at Saint Thomas More High School is to love, educate, and serve young people in the Spirit of Jesus Christ.
Saint Thomas More educates students in a safe, caring, college preparatory environment, emphasizing Catholic faith and morals, and academic excellence and innovation.
Providing a family-like atmosphere, Saint Thomas More nurtures the whole person: spiritual, ethical, intellectual, emotional, and physical, preparing young people to become living signs of Christ's love to the world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 455 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 41%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade St. Thomas More High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,950
Admissions Director Maria-Isabel Delgado
Admissions Associate Cynthia Salisbury

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 29 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Decathlon, Ambassadors, Art Club, Big Buddies, Chess Team, Dance Planning Committee, Drama Club, Faith Can Cure Cancer, Forensics, Green Club, Intramural Sports, Key Club, LSO, MORE Spirit Club, Music Ministry, National Honor Society, Native Circle, Peer Tutors, Pep Band/ Drumline, Pom Pons, Robotics, Science Club, Stage Crew, Student Council, TM Ambassadors, Technology Honor Society, Theatre, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Utopian Ambassadors, Art Club, Big Buddies, Chess Team, Drama Club, Forensics, Green Club, Key Club, LSO, Music Ministry, Native Circle, Peer Tutors, Pom Pons, Robotics, Science Club, Stage Crew, TM Ambassadors, Theatre, Utopian, Academic Decathlon,
Dance Planning Committee,
Faith Can Cure Cancer,
Intramural Sports,
MORE Spirit Club,
National Honor Society,
Pep Band/ Drumline,
Student Council,
Technology Honor Society,
Tri-M Music Honor Society,

School Notes:

  • Enrollment: 439 students in 2009-2010 (46% female, 54% male).
  • Faculty: 35 faculty members. All of our faculty members have secondary education degrees, nearly half have master's degrees.
  • Student/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Average Class Size: 22 students
  • Percentage of Graduates Attending College: 98%. Our 2010 graduates earned $2.3 million in college scholarships.
  • 5 Year Average ACT Score: 22.8 (compared with 22.2 (sate of WI) and 21 (nationally)
  • Campus: 16-acre campus which includes football/soccer field, baseball and softball diamonds, tennis courts, track and adjacent parking lots.
  • Class Schedule: Traditional schedule with eight class periods daily. School begins at 7:43 a.m. and ends at 2:46 p.m.
  • History: Saint Thomas More was formed in 1972 through the merger of Don Bosco and Pio Nono, all-boys' high schools. The west building originally housed the St. Francis Minor Seminary. In 1989, TM became co-ed.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Salam School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Francis KinderCare (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Thomas Aquinas Academy (1.6 miles away)
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  • Saint Francis St. Francis KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4692 S. Whitnall Ave.
    Saint Francis , WI , 53235
    (414)482-3366
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Milwaukee St Thomas Aquinas Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    341 E Norwich St
    Milwaukee , WI , 53207
    (414)744-1214
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.6  mi  |  182  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Milwaukee
    St. Lucas Evangelical Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    648 E Dover St
    Milwaukee , WI , 53207
    (414)483-9122
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    1.7  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Cudahy St. Pauls Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    3766 E Cudahy Avenue
    Cudahy , WI , 53110
    (414)744-9771
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    1.7  mi  |  103  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Milwaukee Holy Wisdom Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    3329 S 10th St
    Milwaukee , WI , 53215
    (414)744-7188
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.4  mi  |  277  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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