Thales Academy Apex K-5

1177 Ambergate Station,
Apex, NC, 27502-0919
     Tel: (919)303-3108
Grades: K - 5 | 256 students
Thales Academy is a K-12 college preparatory private chain of schools in North Carolina.
The school's mission is to develop students with excellent academic and interpersonal skills through a curriculum infused with the values of our Founding Fathers and grounded by the Judeo-Christian and Greco-Roman heritage of Western Civilization.
Thales Academy assists parents in cultivating virtuous, critical-thinking, compassionate student citizens by fostering high standards of accountability, academic achievement, and civic responsibility through the use of Direct Instruction, discipline, and standard dress code.
On average, Thales students perform above their class grade level, and outrank nationwide peers on objective, standardized tests.
Prospective parents are invited to attend regular open houses or contact the nearest campus to arrange a tour.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 5

Student Body

Total Students 256 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Thales Academy Apex K-5 Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(See admissions page on web site for details.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,300
Tuition Notes See admissions page on web site for details.
Admissions Director Hilary Herman, Administrator
Admissions Associate Sue June, Admin. Assistant

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cary Christian School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peace Montessori School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Mary Magdalene Catholic School (2.2 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in Wake County, NC is $5,983 for elementary schools and $11,220 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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