St. Thomas More Catholic School

Tel: (919)929-1546
  • As a Mission of The Catholic Community of St. Thomas More, we provide an exceptional education for each learner in a God-centered environment, through a community focused on spiritual development, academic pursuits, and service to others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedas per assessment and parent meeting
Year Founded1964

Student Body

Total Students388 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeSt. Thomas More Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size22 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(See downloadable parent/student agreement for uniform details)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,950
Tuition Noteshigher tuition for non-parish families, lower tuition for PreK and 3 year old program.
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBeth Ferrel
Admissions AssociateLinda Raymond

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.battle of the books, chess, chorus chess, chorus, battle of the books,

School Notes

  • Students must have positive recommendations from sending school, and work at or near grade level in all subject areas. Any exceptions to that will fall under an accommodations review to determine the best match between a student's special needs and the capacity of our resources.
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Durham
    Grades: PK-8 | 445 students
    9.4 miles
    721 Burch Avenue
    Durham, NC 27701
    (919)682-5847
    9.4PK-8
    445
  • Raleigh
    Grades: K-12 | 303 students
    22.7 miles
    7600 Falls of Neuse Road
    Raleigh, NC 27615
    (919)844-6496
    22.7K-12
    303
  • Durham
    Grades: PK-12 | 506 students
    7.5 miles
    4809 Friends School Road
    Durham, NC 27705
    (919)383-6602
    7.5PK-12
    506
  • Raleigh
    Grades: PK-12 | 1185 students
    22.8 miles
    7409 Falls Of Neuse Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27615
    (919)847-0900
    22.8PK-12
    1185
  • Cary
    Grades: 6-12 | 753 students
    15.7 miles
    1500 N Harrison Avenue
    Cary, NC 27513
    (919)677-3873
    15.76-12
    753

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
September 30, 2017
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
September 29, 2017
Parents have many reasons for deciding to take their children out of public school and enrolling them in private school. This circumstance is something which can happen at any stage of your child's education.
September 29, 2017
Here are a dozen or so girls' schools' public thoughts about themselves and their missions.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $7,642 for elementary schools and $9,414 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in North Carolina is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).