The High School of Saint Thomas More is a community of students, administrators, faculty, staff and families who are committed to teaching the Catholic Faith and providing a strong program of education and formation which reflects the best of those current educational principles and practices consistent with the Teaching Magisterium of the Roman Catholic Church.
Mission Statement: The High School of Saint Thomas More exists to assist parents in forming students spiritually, morally, intellectually and physically in a Christ-centered atmosphere of love, respect and reverence consistent with the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church, sending them forth to fulfill their baptismal call as His disciples in the world.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 214 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

The High School Of Saint Thomas More ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
2000
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2014

Student Body

Total Students
214 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
The High School Of Saint Thomas More Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
48%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
9 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average ACT score
25
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(khaki, colored polos, plaid skirts)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Dependent on religious affiliation
% on Financial Aid
35%
Admissions Director
Miss Erica Lyons

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Book Club, Chess Club, Girls Bible Study, Historic European Martial Arts Club, Math Club, Saber Pack, Scholastic Bowl, Science Olympiad, Spanish Honors Society

Arts and Music Programs:
Adoration Choir, Drama Department, Madrigals, Sound Tech Team, Yearbook Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Bass Fishing Team

School Notes

  • The High School of Saint Thomas More is a community of students, administrators, faculty, staff and families who are committed to teaching the Catholic Faith and providing a strong program of education and formation which reflects the best of those current educational principles and practices consistent with the Teaching Magisterium of the Catholic Church. The High School of Saint Thomas More is committed to the development of its students spiritually, morally, intellectually, and physically in an atmosphere of respect and reverence that will enable them to fulfill their Baptismal Call to witness to Jesus Christ in the modern world.
Profile last updated: 10/19/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 214 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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