St. Thomas Aquinas Grade School

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13720 W Thomas Rd

Avondale, AZ 85392

(623) 935-0945

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Catholic

Student Enrollment: 360

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

37 Parent Reviews for St. Thomas Aquinas Grade School

I have found the academic load to be a bit rigorous, but the results, fantastic!

Posted by a parent on 11/12/13

I have been in Arizona for 4 years. It took 3.5 yrs to find a school which offered quality education, reasonable classroom sizes (24 students on average), educators who are teachers - not just doing their job. We have 2 children in school currently - 5th and 1st. They are doing well and my husband ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/11/13

Maybe a notch below average here or there. Students get basics but do not have access to art or music room or labs. Some classrooms have older computers that may limit media options. Integration of technology into learning is limited. Additional programming is all pay to play. You pay for premium but ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/03/12

This school is average on every account. Nothing out of the ordinary. That is about it.

Posted by a parent on 02/18/12

STA is a warm, loving environment, and we are honored and priviledged to have the opportunity to send our children to this school. Excellent teachers from PK-8, working together to provide a safe, nurturing, spiritual, and challenging academic programs. The parents are actively involved in the school, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/05/11

The academics are good, but they are very traditional, inflexible and rigid in thinking and practice. If you're child fits the Catholic school kid mold, and apparently there is such a mold, then this is the place to spend your hard earned money. And keep in mind that the more you contribute financially ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/25/11

We cannot be more pleased with our school. The principal has this marvelous combination of fun and high expectations! We truly believe that our children are receiving a top-notch education and will be prepared for their high school years. Grades K-8 have experienced teachers with clear expectations. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/06/11

I will forever sing STA's praises to any and all interested parties. Our son is now in first grade and loving every minute of it. Last year his kindegarden teacher was able to uncover his academic strengths and defecits with pin-point accuracy. While the outside tutoring meant more out of pocket my partner ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/08/09

STA has been a great experience for our children and family. We currently have a child in the 1st grade class and can not be more pleased with the education to this point. The Kindergarten teacher has done a wonderful job preparing these children for the 1st grade. It's truly amazing how children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/02/09

2009 is a new year and we can't say enough good things about STA. Last year was a frustrating waste of time and money. This year our child is reading, thriving and happy. The 1st grade teacher is amazing! The perfect example of a committed, quality teacher. Her extensive early education background is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/08/09

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School Profile for St. Thomas Aquinas Grade School

Enrollment
Programs
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Student enrollment:
360
Students per teacher:
20
Full-time teachers:
18
Number of classrooms:
St. Thomas Aquinas Grade School Enrollment by Grade

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Avondale schools — St. Thomas Aquinas Grade School is located at 13720 W Thomas Rd, Avondale AZ 85392. 13720 W Thomas Rd is in the 85392 ZIP code in Avondale, AZ The school district for St. Thomas Aquinas Grade School is the Diocese Of Phoenix. St. Thomas Aquinas Grade School is a Catholic school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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