St. Thecla School

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The vision of St. Thecla Catholic School is to form faithful disciples of Christ through the commitment to develop lifelong, independent learners and leaders through a rigorous curriculum anchored in our Catholic faith.Our Mission StatementWe, the community of St. Thecla Catholic School, dedicate ourselves to serving God through our growth in faith, education, and love for one another as members of God`s family.Our PhilosophySt. Thecla Catholic School is a Christ-centered school that is focused on bringing together our parish, school, and community.
We are committed to:Developing and directing the growth of the whole person centered in Jesus Christ through religious culture and faith.Respecting and valuing the uniqueness of each individual.Working together with parents to nurture their children`s faith and academic skills.Growing as a community that teaches and fosters tolerance, respect, and compassion for others.Serving as a constant reminder that we live in the world, but we are not of the world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1960
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students320 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade St. Thecla School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorMrs. Debbie Maloney


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Childrens Choir, Forensics, National Junior Honor Society, Science Olympiad, Social Studies Olympiad, Student Government

School Notes

  • St. Thecla Catholic School (Pre-School through 8th grade) is part of the Saint Thecla Parish. We believe ourselves to be a living, growing school community of faith. To this end, we commit ourselves to enriching the seed of faith in our youth through God's word, the Sacraments, and catechesis; providing educational opportunities for our youth, to develop positive self-images, academic achievement, and personal growth by active participation in the learning process; and, caring for and accepting one another by developing an attitude of behavior in an atmosphere of respect and Christian charity.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clinton Township
    Grades: K-12 | 177 students
    1.4 miles
    23130 N Remick Dr
    Clinton Township, MI 48036
    (586) 783-9630
    1.4 K-12
  • Clinton Township
    Grades: PK-6 | 102 students
    3.6 miles
    43521 Romeo Plank Road
    Clinton Township, MI 48038
    (586) 286-4566
    3.6 PK-6
  • Bloomfield Hills
    Marian High School
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    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12
    18.2 miles
    7225 Lahser Road
    Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
    (248) 502-3033
    18.2 9-12
  • Fraser
    St. John Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 251 students
    3.1 miles
    16339 E 14 Mile Rd
    Fraser, MI 48026
    (586) 294-8740
    3.1 PK-8
  • Mount Clemens
    Grades: PK-5 | 240 students
    1.5 miles
    1070 Hampton Road
    Mount Clemens, MI 48043
    (586) 465-5545
    1.5 PK-5

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