St. Thomas The Apostle

Tel: (860)236-6257
Grades: PK-5 | 235 students
  • St. Thomas the Apostle is an elementary school community of many faiths, cultures, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds committed to educational excellence in the Roman Catholic tradition.
  • We recognize parents and guardians as the primary educators of their children.
  • With this in mind, we offer them the opportunity to participate in various aspects of school life.
  • Together, we encourage personal responsibility and respect for others as we guide children to become independent members of a global society. As a school committed to the development of the whole child, we are dedicated to helping children realize their fullest potential as independent learners and critical thinkers.
  • Each grade level has age-appropriate, traditional and innovative programs that incorporate a variety of talents and abilities while fostering spiritual and moral growth.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1937

Student Body

Total Students 235 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Thomas The Apostle Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,175
Tuition Notes PreKindergarten tuition ranges from $3,200 for 2 day schedule to $5,750 for 5 day schedule.
Admissions Director Diane Klingman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Basketball, GolfAlpine SkiingBasketball,
Golf

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Book Club, Fitness Club and Garden Club, Odyssey of the Mind team Art Club, Book Club, Fitness Club and Garden Club,
Odyssey of the Mind team,
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Hartford
    Grades: NS-9 | 360 students
    2.7 miles
    2865 Albany Avenue
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860)236-1661
    2.7NS-9
    360
  • West Hartford
    Grades: K-9 | 210 students
    2 miles
    100 Mayflower St
    West Hartford, CT 06110
    (860)561-2130
    2K-9
    210

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
February 11, 2017
Let's think about the employment process from the point of view of your making me want to hire you. Here are some points to ponder.
February 10, 2017
It is easy to fall into the trap of not keeping your skill-set current. There's no time and no need anyway. We look at why you need to keep things current and offer some suggestions as to how to proceed.
February 10, 2017
The only way private schools can build their financial security is through gifts. Major gifts offer proof of how deeply many donors feel about their private schools. Their munificence is a wonderful example to others.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average acceptance rate in West Hartford, CT is 69% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).