St. Thomas the Apostle School

Tel: (309)685-2533
Grades: PK-8 | 410 students
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St. Thomas the Apostle
  • St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School, a ministry of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, strives to educate the whole person through academic excellence and faith formation.
  • We are a Christ centered community working to build the Kingdom of God.
  • We teach truth, build character, and inspire service.
  • St. Thomas School is a place "Where everyone matters and counts!".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 410 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St. Thomas the Apostle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Blue pants, khaki pants, jumpers, skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes See website for tuition costs.

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess Club, Choir, Electronic Playground, Geography Bee, Girl/Boy Scouts, Robotics, Scholastic Bowl, Speech Team, Spelling Bee, Spring Musical, Student Council Band, Chess Club, Choir, Geography Bee, Robotics, Speech Team, Spelling Bee, Spring Musical, Electronic Playground,
Girl/Boy Scouts,
Scholastic Bowl,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School, a ministry of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, strives to educate the whole person through academic excellence and faith formation. We are a Christ centered community working to build the Kingdom of God. We teach truth, build character, and inspire service. St. Thomas School is a place "Where everyone matters and counts!"
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