St. Thomas The Apostle Catholic School

7303 Southwest 64th Street,
Miami, FL, 33143-0331
Tel: (305)661-8591
Grades: NS - 8 | 531 students
Our school challenges the students to work independently and fosters the thoughtful informed academic challenge that encourages responsible decision-making within the framework of basic Christian principles.
Students are encouraged to recognize, develop, and appreciate the qualities inherent within themselves and to respect, value, and safeguard the uniqueness of others.
Under the guidance and leadership of its priests, administration, faculty and staff, along with their parents, the students grow in knowledge and in deeper faith of their responsibility to their community, their church, and to humankind.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 531 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. Thomas The Apostle Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 22 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Open House December 5th at 9am
Acceptance Rate 35%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Lisa M. Figueredo
Admissions Associate Angie Ayan-Novo

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Acolytes & Lectors, Band and Strings Program, Choir, Doors to the Arts Program, Drama Club, Fairchild Challenge, Friends of Jesus & Mary, Future City Engineering, Math Club, Yearbook Club Choir, Drama Club, Math Club, Yearbook Club, Acolytes & Lectors,
Band and Strings Program,
Doors to the Arts Program,
Fairchild Challenge,
Friends of Jesus & Mary,
Future City Engineering,

School Notes:

  • St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School serves students from Pre-K2 through Eighth grade. The purpose and implementation of the curriculum represents and parallels the school's mission. Instruction assessment and application support the academic goals. Our curriculum is successful because it attends responsively to the students' needs. The aim of our curriculum program is academic excellence. We are currently a candidate to become an International Baccalaureate World School.
  • Profile last updated: 09/04/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Learning Experience School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunset Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Children's House Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
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