St. Thomas Aquinas High School

11411 Pflumm Rd
Lenexa, KS 66215-0662
Tel: (913)319-2404
Grades: 9-12 | 1011 students
The mission of Saint Thomas Aquinas High School as a Catholic Faith Community is to challenge and nurture young men and women to develop their God-given spiritual, intellectual, social and physical potential, and to help them become life-long learners and responsible citizens guided by Catholic values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1988
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2012, 2014

Student Body

Total Students 1011 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade St. Thomas Aquinas High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Diane Pyle

School Notes

Our Beliefs As a Catholic Faith Community we believe:
  • Our actions and teachings need to reflect Jesus’ life and be consistent with Catholic tradition.
  • Students must be encouraged to strive for excellence.
  • Students must be encouraged to develop moral courage and integrity.
  • Students must be encouraged to pursue the fulfillment of their God-given potential and to promote that fulfillment in others.
  • Learning is a life-long process; therefore, the ability and desire to obtain knowledge is as important as the knowledge itself.
  • Teachers, students and parents work best in a climate of mutual respect and cooperation.
Ideals
The ideals which should be promoted in our Catholic Faith Community are:
  • A personal relationship with God
  • Respect for self and others
  • Accountability
  • The interdependence of society
  • Acceptance and appreciation of diversity
  • Community service

Profile last updated: 09/04/2014

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