Admissions Process for 2019-2020

Thank you for your interest in Saint Thomas!  We hope our admissions material, events and process will give you a sense of what Saint Thomas offers its students and their families.  We know applications can be stressful but we are here to help and are excited to come to know your family through our admissions process.  We look forward to welcoming you to our campus soon!

November 2018

Date Event
Nov 1 Online Applications Available

Apply Now - Preschool-Kindergarten   Apply Now - 1st-8th Grade

Nov 1 Priority Application Period Begins
Priority applications will be accepted online through the PRIORITY APPLICATION PERIOD ending on January 11.
Nov 10 STA Carnival
Nov 30 Gingerbread Open House
Parents will be treated to a campus tour, a special presentation and a Q&A session with key staff and teachers. Childcare available for preschool age and older children. Space is LIMITED, please register.

January 2019

Date Event
Jan 7 Official Tuition Rates for 2018/2019 Posted Online
Jan 11 Priority Application Period Closes
By Appointment Assessments for K-8th Graders
By Appointment Playdate Observations for Preschool and Pre-Kindergarteners:
Applicants with a completed application submitted by the January 11 deadline will be contacted by the school office to schedule a playdate observation.

February 2019

Date Event
Feb 1 Priority Admission Notification
Feb 4 Rolling Admissions Begins:
Applications received AFTER the January 11 deadline will be held for processing until the Rolling Admissions Period. Qualifying applicants for grades with NO CURRENT OPENINGS will automatically be placed on a wait-list and notified regarding their application status.
Feb 22 Priority Admission Contracts & Deposits Due

Note on the Admissions Process and Enrollment Priorities:

This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.

Although STA welcomes those of all faiths, we are committed to first making Catholic education available to every Catholic family who desires it. This goal is reflected in our admission priority policy as follows:

  • 1st Priority: Siblings of Current Students and children of alumni
  • 2nd Priority: Saint Thomas the Apostle Parishioners
  • 3rd Priority: Out of Parish Practicing Catholics
  • 4th Priority: Non-Catholics
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