Saint Thomas More School in Alhambra is known for its legacy of faith, its excellence in education and it tradition of Christian Leadership.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 188 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,266
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded
1952
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
188 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
91%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
St. Thomas More School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Parishioner Rate
% on Financial Aid
11%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,000
Admissions Director
Mary Helen Lazo

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Cheerleading, Chess Club, Choir, CYO Sports, Liturgical Dance, Music, Scouts, Student Government

School Notes

  • The goal of Saint Thomas More School is to teach young people to integrate Christian values into all aspects of life and encourage them to grow in their relationships with God, in their self-worth, and in their respect for one another. We provide students with educational and social skills needed to be active, productive members of the Church and community. School-Wide Goals
  • to teach Christ-centered values
  • to maintain a qualified teaching staff
  • to foster Christian leadership in service
  • to involve parents in partnership
  • to foster respect for cultural diversity
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Thomas More School cost?

St. Thomas More School's tuition is approximately $4,266 for private students.

What sports does St. Thomas More School offer?

St. Thomas More School offers 4 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football and Volleyball.

What is St. Thomas More School's ranking?

St. Thomas More School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Least expensive tuition, Highest percentage of students of color and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for St. Thomas More School?

The application deadline for St. Thomas More School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 188 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,266
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Los Angeles County, CA is $15,558 for elementary schools and $19,676 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Los Angeles County, CA is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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