St Therese School

  • St. Therese School is a ministry of the parish to promote student's moral and intellectual development within a caring community in the Catholic tradition.
  • St. Therese School is a Catholic Elementary School dedicated to educating young Christians and instilling in them the message of the Gospels.
  • The purpose of these regulations and guidelines is to outline the basic directions necessary to insure good organization and order within our school community.
  • We hope that this will be a handy reference for you during the school year.
  • The cooperation of the administration, faculty, students and parents is necessary as we work to achieve our mission and goals for each school year.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students549 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade St Therese School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kansas City
    Grades: NS-12
    3.3 miles
    5901 NW Waukomis Drive
    Kansas City, MO 64151
    (816)741-6940
    3.3 NS-12
    n/a
  • Kansas City
    Grades: PK-12 | 72 students
    7.7 miles
    5600 N Brighton Ave
    Kansas City, MO 64119
    (816)454-7410
    7.7 PK-12
    72
  • Kansas City
    Faith Academy
    (Christian)
    Grades: PK-6 | 110 students
    9.5 miles
    4300 N Corrington Ave
    Kansas City, MO 64117
    (816)455-2847
    9.5 PK-6
    110
  • Kansas City
    Martin Luther Academy
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 114 students
    2 miles
    7112 N. Overland Drive
    Kansas City, MO 64151
    (816)734-1060
    2 K-8
    114
  • Kansas City
    Grades: NS-12 | 475 students
    6 miles
    10500 N. Arrowhead Trafficway
    Kansas City, MO 64155
    (816)548-2222
    6 NS-12
    475

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The average private school tuition in Kansas City, MO is $7,483 for elementary schools and $11,642 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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