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.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten - 5|
|Total Students||256 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||14 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1
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|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
ApexGrades: K-7 | 84 students
2190 N Salem St # 103
Apex, NC 27523
ApexGrades: PK-8 | 654 students
625 Magdala Place
Apex, NC 27502
CaryGrades: PK | 55 students
203 Gregson Dr
Cary, NC 27511
130 Towne Village Dr
Cary, NC 27513
CaryGrades: KG-12 | 800 students
1330 Old Apex Rd
Cary, NC 27513
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