At a Glance

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    • Boys' college prep boarding school
    • Founded in 1962 to serve young men with ability who have not yet fulfilled their potential
    • Enrolling students in grades 8 through Postgraduate

    Enrollment

    • 110 students representing 11 states and 12 countries

    Campus

    • 110 acres on Gardner Lake in Oakdale, CT, USA
    • 3 dormitories
    • 3 classroom buildings
    • Library
    • Chapel
    • Gymnasium
    • Beach, boathouse and dock
    • 5 athletic fields and track

    Faculty and Administration

    • 28 faculty and administrators
    • 67% hold advanced degrees
    • Over 95% live on campus
    • 28 staff members
    • 5:1 faculty to student ratio

    Academics

    • Over 40 different courses offered
    • Advanced Placement in four courses
    • Extra help sessions daily
    • Supervised evening study hall
    • Class size ranges from 3 to 15 - average: 8
    • Formal Student Assistance Program option

    Spiritual

    • Students of all religions and creeds enroll
    • Institutional focus on a healthy mind, body, and spirit
    • Attendance to weekly mass encouraged for Christian students

    Athletics

    • Interscholastic sports include: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, soccer, lacrosse, tennis and golf
    • Intramural sports include: judo, sailing/kayaking, weight training

    Alumni

    • 3,000
     

    Accreditation and Memberships

    • St. Thomas More School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASAC).
    • Memberships include: The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS), National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), Small Boarding School Association (SBSA), Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD), Catholic Boarding Schools Association (CBSA), Association of Independent School Admission Professionals (AISAP), Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA), National Catholic Education Association (NCEA), National Honor Society (NASSP/NHS), Connecticut Association of Independent Schools (CAIS), The College Board, and the Parents League of New York.