St. Thomas More School is a parish school centered in Gospel values dedicated to maximizing the spiritual and academic development of the whole child.
Our mission is to recognize and educate the whole child spiritually, cognitively, physically, and emotionally. Parents entrust their children to St. Thomas More Catholic School because they are assured of a strong, faith-based curriculum delivered in a caring, creative atmosphere.
There is no question that Catholic Schools are very successful in educating children academically and spiritually.
This is due in part to the level of commitment of all involved; parents, faculty, students, and administration.
From the moment you enter STM you know that something special is happening.
Our teachers are highly motivated and caring.  Our students are consistently called to act upon the gospel values of love, respect, and compassion.
Our parents are dedicated to ensuring that our school thrives.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked OR School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 222 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia
Year Founded
1948

Student Body

Total Students
222 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
St. Thomas More School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

School Notes

  • St. Thomas More School is a parish school centered in Gospel values dedicated to maximizing the spiritual and academic development of the whole child. Our mission is to recognize and educate the whole child spiritually, cognitively, physically, and emotionally. Parents entrust their children to St. Thomas More Catholic School because they are assured of a strong, faith-based curriculum delivered in a caring, creative atmosphere. There is no question that Catholic Schools are very successful in educating children academically and spiritually. This is due in part to the level of commitment of all involved; parents, faculty, students, and administration. From the moment you enter STM you know that something special is happening. Our teachers are highly motivated and caring. Our students are consistently called to act upon the gospel values of love, respect, and compassion. Our parents are dedicated to ensuring that our school thrives.
Profile last updated: 07/20/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked OR School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 222 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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