Academics

Upper (Grades 3 - 5)

The Upper School at St. Thomas encourages our students to take ownership of the learning process, build relationships, and come to appreciate their own individuality.
The Upper School at St. Thomas encourages our students to take ownership of the learning process, build relationships, and come to appreciate their own individuality. Being a responsible student leads to being a productive citizen. We proudly send our graduates to the next phase of life well prepared for the challenges of a global society.

The Upper School Curriculum:
  • Encourages students to challenge themselves and to strive for excellence
  • Establishes a positive attitude and disposition towards learning
  • Develops confidence and strong work habits
  • Builds effective communication and time management skills
Upper School Information:
  • Three classes in grades three and four
  • Four classes in grade five
  • One associate teacher for grades three and four
  • Class size of twenty students or less in third and fourth grade
  • Class size of fifteen students or less in fifth grade
  • Special subject areas: Science, Technology, Art, Music, Dance, Performing Arts, Physical Education, Chapel, Media Literacy, Math Lab and Movement