St. Thomas More School

  • Igniting minds, faith, and dreams in the Catholic Jesuit tradition since 1904.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia/Orton-Gillingham program
Year Founded1904

Student Body

Total Students219 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St. Thomas More School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling


Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SwimmingTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
computer club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Classes, Music Class

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Martial Arts, Ski and Snowboard Club

School Notes

St. Thomas More Catholic School prepares students to be leaders in a changing world through an interdisciplinary, literacy-based education built upon three pillars:

1. SHARED FAITH         
  • educates students about the Catholic faith        
  • promotes Christian values        
  • inspires students to work for peace and justice        
  • builds within each child a commitment to living an active faith life
2. SERVICE        
  • educates students about their local and global communities        
  • promotes service within the school and the larger community        
  • inspires students to volunteer their time, energy, and talent        
  • builds awareness of the world beyond self
  • recognizes each student`s skill level and unique abilities        
  • promotes risk-taking and self-directed learning        
  • inspires students to be lifelong learners        
  • builds skills necessary for success in high school and beyond

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The average private school tuition in Saint Paul, MN is $5,389 for elementary schools and $17,425 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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