St Thomas More Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (847)742-3959
  • St. Thomas More School officially opened on September 19, 1960 with Grades 1 - 5.
  • One new grade was added each year thereafter until the school reached the capacity of eight grades.
  • St. Thomas More School follows the Diocese of Rockford guidelines for our academic curriculum.
  • We also offer library, computer, music, band, physical education, and art enrichment classes.
  • Students have religion classes on a daily basis and Mass is incorporated regularly into the curriculum. Our Kindergarten Program is full day.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students273 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeSt Thomas More Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio30:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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School Reviews

5  3/19/2015
School is real solid from top to bottom. Great atmosphere. I would like to add that the school class size is approx.: 20-30 children per grade, with an average of about 25. There are many programs, specials, and sports that make the school even a better experience for your child. If considering your options give St. Thomas More a good look.
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