Empowering Children To Reach Their God-Given Potential

Our first-ever IMS Mission Week, a week-long virtual giving event, brings alumni, families and friends together in support of our students.
Our Mission is Simple: Give our Students a Promising Future.


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St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School in South Philadelphia nurtures the intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth of students in Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade.

Families of all faiths choose St. Thomas Aquinas for a

high-quality, faith-based education

in a safe and loving environment.

As one of the 14 Independence Mission Schools,

we teach values and morals

as part of an academically rigorous curriculum.

Our private school is affordable because

every family receives financial aid

that reduces the cost of tuition.



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The Future is Bright

Where St. Thomas Aquinas 8th Graders Went to High School in 2022


Independent Catholic

Special Admit / Magnet Schools


“I love the commitment of each staff member to the development of every child in the building. There’s a serious commitment to ensuring our children are well rounded young people.”

LaToya Marie

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School

1631 S. 18th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19145

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School