St. Thomas More School

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia
Year Founded1948

Student Body

Total Students208 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeSt. Thomas More School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Football, Lacrosse, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
LacrosseSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

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.

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