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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 364 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,950
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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St. Thomas More Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
as per assessment and parent meeting
Year Founded
1964

Student Body

Total Students
364 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade
St. Thomas More Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size
22 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
See downloadable parent/student agreement for uniform details

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
higher tuition for non-parish families, lower tuition for PreK and 3 year old program.
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Beth Ferrel
Admissions Associate
Linda Raymond

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

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

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.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 364 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,950
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $9,031 for elementary schools and $10,065 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in North Carolina is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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