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St. Andrew-thomas School

St. Andrew-thomas School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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Overview

St. Andrew-thomas School says

SS. Andrew-Thomas School is located in Potosi, Wisconsin. Currently, our school serves 71 students in kindergarten through grade eight. Six full-time teachers and two part-time teachers provide services in a multi-age setting. Grades one and two are combined. Grades three and four are combined. Grades five and six are also combined. Our seventh grade is separate from our eighth grade class. Our faith community is committed to continuing our long tradition of Catholic education. Our self-study process started in September of 2003. A committee was formed that included the pastor, principal, teachers, Education Commission, and parents. Surveys were sent in January 2004. The report was completed in June of 2004. Statement of Philosophy The purpose of SS. Andrew-Thomas School is to bring Christ and His values into the students' lives on a daily basis by sharing knowledge through positive learning experiences in a Christian atmosphere. Our curriculum fosters self-discipline, creativity, and responsibility in a Catholic setting that promotes respect for all God's creation and provides opportunities for prayer and worship. It is a flexible, comprehensive study of academic areas and nurtures an appreciation for the arts and physical development. Since students learn best by example and experience, we strive to promote a constructive learning environment for all students according to the stages of each child's development. Because we promote a positive relationship between home and school, we encourage parental involvement in school activities and open communication among students, parents, faculty, and administration. Our school, being a vital part of the community, seeks to provide a caring image of itself and its Catholic beliefs by interactively becoming involved in the community and parish life. SS. Andrew-Thomas School is located in Potosi, Wisconsin. Currently, our school serves students in four year old kindergarten through grade eight. Six full-time teachers and two part-time teachers provide services in a multi-age setting. Grades one and two are combined. Grades three and four are combined. Grades five and six are also combined. Our seventh grade is separate from our eighth grade class. Our faith community is committed to continuing our long tradition of Catholic education. Statement of Philosophy: The purpose of SS. Andrew-Thomas School is to bring Christ and His values into the students' lives on a daily basis by sharing knowledge through positive learning experiences in a Christian atmosphere. Our curriculum fosters self-discipline, creativity, and responsibility in a Catholic setting that promotes respect for all God's creation and provides opportunities for prayer and worship. It is a flexible, comprehensive study of academic areas and nurtures an appreciation for the arts and physical development. Since students learn best by example and experience, we strive to promote a constructive learning environment for all students according to the stages of each child's development. Because we promote a positive relationship between home and school, we encourage parental involvement in school activities and open communication among students, parents, faculty, and administration. Our school, being a vital part of the community, seeks to provide a caring image of itself and its Catholic beliefs by interactively becoming involved in the community and parish life. - Ss Andrew

Finance

Finance

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Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (608) 763-2120
Email
  [email protected]

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 137
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 8
Kindergarten 4
1 5
2 7
3 1
4 6
5 5
6 11
7 4
8 9
12 77

St. Andrew-thomas School's relatively even 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. Andrew-thomas School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Gender 22% Male / 78% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 38%
Asian 6%

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