St. Thomas Aquinas School

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St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School serves children in the Hough, Glenville, Superior/St. Clare, and Greater Cleveland area.
We are dedicated to academic excellence and committed to the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 218 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,750
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: May. 30 / Aug. 1

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St. Thomas Aquinas School places among the top 20% of private schools in Ohio for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Specific Learning Disabilities
Year Founded
1929

Student Body

Total Students
218 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
95%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade
St. Thomas Aquinas School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size
25 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Boys- Khaki or Black Pants, White shirts and ties. Girls- Red/Green Plaid skirts, Khaki Pants, White blouses)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
May. 30 / Aug. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Accept vouchers from CSTP for Cleveland Residents & EdChoice Scholarships for surrounding Suburbs. financial aide offered
% on Financial Aid
99%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$4,650
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Portia Gadson
Admissions Associate
Yvonne Williamson

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, French Club, Kindness Club, NBA Math Hoops, Praise Dancers, STEM Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Drum Club

School Notes

  • St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School serves children in the Hough, Glenville, Superior/St. Clare, and Greater Cleveland area. We are dedicated to academic excellence and committed to the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • Better Together School in 2019-2020 school year
  • Split- Gender classes in Grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 218 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,750
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: May. 30 / Aug. 1

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The average private school tuition in Cleveland, OH is $7,478 for elementary schools and $13,108 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cleveland, OH is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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