St Thomas The Apostle Catholic School

  • Our school challenges the students to work independently and fosters the thoughtful informed academic challenge that encourages responsible decision-making within the framework of basic Christian principles.
  • Students are encouraged to recognize, develop, and appreciate the qualities inherent within themselves and to respect, value, and safeguard the uniqueness of others.
  • Under the guidance and leadership of its priests, administration, faculty and staff, along with their parents, the students grow in knowledge and in deeper faith of their responsibility to their community, their church, and to humankind.

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St Thomas The Apostle Catholic School places among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Disabilities
Year Founded1964
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students522 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St Thomas The Apostle Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size18 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Noteswww.stamiami.org
Acceptance Rate
35%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMrs. Lisa M. Figueredo
Admissions AssociateAngie Ayan-Novo

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Acolytes & Lectors, Drama Club, Fairchild Challenge, Friends of Jesus & Mary, Math Club, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band and Strings Program, Choir, Doors to the Arts Program

School Notes

  • St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School serves students from Pre-K2 through Eighth grade. The purpose and implementation of the curriculum represents and parallels the school's mission. Instruction assessment and application support the academic goals. Our curriculum is successful because it attends responsively to the students' needs. The aim of our curriculum program is academic excellence, St. Thomas the Apostle is an International Baccalaureate World School.
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  • Miami
    Grades: PK-12 | 920 students
    2.7 miles
    6800 Nervia Street/9775 SW 87 Ave.
    Miami, FL 33146
    (305)666-1856
    2.7 PK-12
    920
  • Miami
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 600 students
    2.9 miles
    5400 Sw 102nd Ave
    Miami, FL 33165
    (305)274-8229
    2.9 PK-8
    600
  • Miami
    Grades: PK-5 | 502 students
    1.7 miles
    6050 Sw 57th Ave
    Miami, FL 33143
    (305)665-6274
    1.7 PK-5
    502
  • Miami
    Epiphany Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 907 students
    2.2 miles
    5557 SW 84th St
    Miami, FL 33143
    (305)667-5251
    2.2 PK-8
    907
  • Miami
    Grades: PK-12 | 1087 students
    2.2 miles
    4200 Sw 89th Ave
    Miami, FL 33165
    (305)226-8152
    2.2 PK-12
    1087

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The average private school tuition in Miami, FL is $12,228 for elementary schools and $16,854 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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