St. Thomas More School

Tel: (219)836-9151
  • St. Thomas More School is an A-rated Catholic grade school, offering an outstanding academic curriculum for our nearly 500 students, while stressing the importance of the arts and athletics in the daily school schedule.
  • A St. Thomas More School education has proven to provide a strong foundation for a productive life, as our well-rounded students find great success in and outside of the classroom while attending STMS and beyond. .

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 490 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade St. Thomas More School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Maroon, navy & khaki)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please contact our Admissions Office.
Admissions Director Pam Pasyk


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 4-H Club, Altar Servers, Ambassadors, Art Club, Band, Boy Scouts, Boys and Girls Basketball, Boys and Girls Volleyball, Chess Club, Choir, Co-Ed Cross Country, Co-Ed Soccer, Co-Ed Track & Field, Girls Scouts, Girls on the Run, Leadership Committee, Musical Productions, National Junior Honor Society (NJHS), Rainbows, Safety Patrol, Science Club, Science Olympiad Team, Spelling Bee, Student Council 4-H Club, Altar Servers, Ambassadors, Art Club, Band, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Choir, Co-Ed Soccer, Girls Scouts, Rainbows, Safety Patrol, Science Club, Spelling Bee, Boys and Girls Basketball,
Boys and Girls Volleyball,
Co-Ed Cross Country,
Co-Ed Track & Field,
Girls on the Run,
Leadership Committee,
Musical Productions,
National Junior Honor Society (NJHS),
Science Olympiad Team,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Roman Catholic grade school (accepts all religions/races/ethnic groups).
  • Preschool to 8th Grade offering small classes (average 19:1 student/teacher ratio). Honors classes in grades 6 to 8.
  • Full-time Art, Music, Physical Education & Spanish teachers.
  • Spanish begins in Grade 1.
  • State-of-the-art technology program with computer lab and laptop/tablet carts.
  • Over 20 clubs and activities, as well as 5 sports offered for student participation.
  • Before and after school care available.
  • Active Parent Association with many family activities throughout the year.
  • Online Parent Portal for viewing student grades and school news.
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