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St. Thomas School

St. Thomas School is a coeducational private traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 5.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

St. Thomas School says

St. Thomas School began in 1951 with a class of 17 students; today enrollmentis290 students. The state-of-the-art campus provides an innovative and dynamic learning environment, purposefully designed to support the educational program. Our campus is aesthetically stunning, and provides unique learning spaces such as a science lab, technology center, media publishing lab, library/multi-media center, a dedicated foreign language classroom, music room, and four plazas to support collaboration and research. Our LEED Gold certification is a public statement about the school's commitment to the environment. St. Thomas School offers a rigorous program that emphasizes mastery of core academic knowledge and skills, the integration of technological, thinking, decision-making, and research skills, and the development of character and core virtues. The mission of St. Thomas School is to develop responsible citizens of a global society. In partnership with parents, we inspire and motivate intellectually curious students. Our small, nurturing environment supports the acquisition of a broad academic foundation with an emphasis on critical thinking, leadership skills, and the development of strong character and spiritual awareness.St. Thomas School invites, welcomes, and celebrates diverse cultures, individuals, experiences, and perspectives within our school community and the world beyond our doors. The members of our school community comprise a partnership of all constituents, including students, families, faculty, staff, trustees, alumni, and neighbors. We believe our most critical role is to nurture the development of tomorrow’s responsible and engaged global citizens. Further, we believe that understanding and exploring the connections among us makes us stronger. Together, our shared values of gratitude, responsibility, respect, courage, integrity, tolerance, compassion, perseverance, and generosity foster an inclusive and multicultural learning environment.Being a part of the St. Thomas School family means being open to the contributions of every member and recognizing that a sense of belonging stimulates our institution’s growth and strengthens our community. Celebrating and appreciating diversity is an ongoing process that requires open dialogue and exploration of ideas and beliefs. At St. Thomas School, our students begin a journey toward global citizenship that they will follow throughout their lives.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (425) 454-5880
Email
  [email protected]

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 287
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 84
Kindergarten 30
1 34
2 38
3 35
4 29
5 27
6 10

St. Thomas School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. Thomas School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 10 : 1
Gender 39% Male / 61% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 40%
Multi-racial 14%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 7%

Extracurriculars

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Softball
  • Ultimate Frisbee

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

Other school associations

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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