St. Thomas Aquinas High School

Tel: (954)581-0700
Grades: 9-12 | 2194 students
St. Thomas Aquinas High School is a four-year, coeducational secondary school in the Catholic tradition of youth formation, sponsored by the Archdiocese of Miami.
Respectful of each person’s self-worth, we seek to develop each student’s God-given talents in a safe atmosphere of caring, sharing, and challenge through a varied program of educational offerings, religious experiences, athletic programs, social and cultural opportunities, and service.
The individual, whether student, teacher, or parent, is the primary focus of the entire program so that in the image and likeness of God, he or she receives attention, acknowledgement, and challenge.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1936

Student Body

Total Students 2194 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade St. Thomas Aquinas High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling


Total Sports Offered 19 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Soaring Eagles Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Queen Of Martyrs School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Faith Lutheran School (0.3 miles away)
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