St. Theresa Middle School

The mission of St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle Catholic schools is to serve one another through Catholic values as we strive for spiritual growth and academic excellence.
We, as the faculty, administration and staff, are committed to the religious and academic education of each child to his or her full potential.
We work in partnership with the parents, the primary educators of their child, to guide each child through instruction that promotes acceptance, tolerance, love, individuality, inquiry and success.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Year Founded1959

Student Body

Total Students356 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St. Theresa Middle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses2 courses
Advanced CoursesHigh School Algebra 1, High School English 1
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(school uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,334
Admissions DirectorJohnnie W. Balfantz
Admissions AssociateTracie Waguespack


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.After School Program, Computer Class, Spanish Classes, Summer Day Camp, Youth Legislature

Club or Organization:
4H Club, Before School Care, Duke Talent Search, God's Warriors Faith Club, Junior BETA Club, Junior Robotics, Library Club, Math Club, Quiz Bowl Team, Religion Classes, Retreats, Robotics Team, Running Club, Student Council, Weekly Mass

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Classes, Band, Choir, Music Class, Play Production, Talent Show

School Notes

  • We, the administration, faculty and staff of St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle, are committed to the religious and academic education of each child to his or her full potential.  We work in partnership with parents, the primary educators of their child, to guide each child through instruction that promotes acceptance, tolerance, love, individuality, inquiry and success. The child should assume responsibility for learning, understanding that education is a lifelong process. Our ultimate goal is to continue our faith in order to achieve eternal salvation. Our school community strives to live the gospel of Jesus Christ through worship and service.
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