Small class size ensures individual attention

My background at Saint Thomas Choir School was invaluable. It gave me opportunities I would never have had in any other place — Jon Papps ’44

Quick Facts

The School

Head of School | The Reverend Charles Wallace
Director of Music | Daniel Hyde
Year Founded | 1919
Enrollment | 26
Grades | 3-8
Grade 3 | Five-day boarding
Grades 4-8 | Seven-day boarding
Average Grade Size | 5
Faculty/Student Ratio | 1:3
Teaching Staff | 9 full-time; 5 part-time
Faculty with Graduate Degrees | 12
Religious affiliation | Christian (Episcopalian)
Computers | 30
Interactive Whiteboards | 7
Languages Taught | French and Latin
School Year Begins | September
School Year Ends | June
Accreditation | NAIS, NYSAIS, NAES
Interscholastic Sports | Soccer, Basketball, Track and Field
Other Activities | Ice skating, swimming, bike riding, rock climbing, annual ski trip, annual 10-day camp trip in May


Number of states our students come from | 8
Students Mix | 56%  of students are of ethnic minority

mix of student


Tuition costs | $15,500
Percentage receiving financial aid for 2017-18 academic year | 93%

Exmissions Schools

Graduates in 2017 | 3
Some of the boarding high schools accepting graduates in the past 5 years:
Avon Old Farms, Connecticut
Choate Rosemary Hall, Connecticut
Concord Academy, Massachusetts
Cranbrook Schools, Michigan
Deerfield Academy, Massachusetts
Episcopal High School, Virginia
Groton School, Massachusetts
Kent School, Connecticut
Hotchkiss School, Connecticut
Millbrook School, New York
Milton Academy, Massachusetts
Phillips Exeter Academy, New Hampshire
Portsmouth Abbey School, Rhode Island
Rabun Gap-Nacoochee, Georgia
St Albans School, DC
St. Andrew’s School, Delaware
Saint James School, Maryland
St. Stephen’s School, Austin, Texas
South Kent School, Connecticut
Taft School, Connecticut
Trinity Pawling, New York
Woodberry Forest School, Virginia

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