St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School is a loving, secure, and inclusive community that nurtures, challenges, and inspires children to honor God, care for their world, and develop a passion for discovery and learning.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 426 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $21,360
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1

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St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild learning differences
Year Founded
1953

Student Body

Total Students
426 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(collared shirts, skirts or shorts Dress uniform for grades 4 and 5)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$15,990 (JrPre half day) and $20450 (full day) -- three year olds $20,640 -- four year olds - grade 5
Admissions Director
Debby Lichtner
Admissions Associate
Marisa Phirangee-Gentles

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
and drama, chess, choir, cooking, Irish dance, journalism, Jr. choir, little Dragons, mad science, mimi musicians, music, piano, robotics, Tae Kwon Do

Club or Organization:
French Class

School Notes

  • St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School is committed to academic excellence for children in Preschool-Grade 5 in a diverse and inclusive environment. Our students thrive in a safe and secure environment where they are encouraged and challenged to be critical thinkers, creative problem solvers, and lifelong learners. 
Profile last updated: 07/20/2021

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
STEPS has been a terrific and enriching environment for our children. There is a strong sense of community that we did not feel at other schools.
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5  
Love this school! Our family is so happy at St. Thomas - we are so blessed to be a part of this wonderful and loving community. At St. Thomas there is a unique emphasis on developing the whole child - excellent academics, dance/music/theater including the most impressive productions, as well as faith/values.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 426 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $21,360
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1

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