Principal’s Message

Welcome to St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School, located in the heart of South Miami. St. Thomas the Apostle was established in 1964 and is a Parochial Catholic School of the Archdiocese of Miami serving students from PK2-8th grade.

It is our commitment to provide the very finest in spiritual, academic, and moral preparation for every student. Our curriculum is set forth by the Archdiocese of Miami Department of Schools and is based on best practices. The curriculum is implemented in a challenging and motivational manner that prepares students to thrive in an increasingly global society. The highly qualified faculty and administration are certified by the state of Florida in their areas of expertise and are committed to the teaching of Catholic values in a safe, healthy and nurturing environment of academic excellence.

We offer our students not only a rigorous academic program, but also an education rich in fine arts including art, music, band, Spanish, and drama. We provide a state-of-the-art science lab, technology and media centers. St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School is an active member of the All Catholic Conference, competing in sports with other Archdiocesan Schools throughout the county.

Together as a school community, we worship Our Lord weekly with the celebration of Mass and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, teaching the students that Christ is the Center of Our Lives.

St Thomas the Apostle Catholic School is fully accredited by the State of Florida and the Florida Catholic Conference and affiliated with the Association of Independent Schools of South Florida.

St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School has been authorized as an International Baccalaureate World School for the Primary Years and Middle Years Programs.

We encourage you to explore our website and visit our beautiful campus.

God’s Blessings,

Mrs. Lisa M. Figueredo
Principal
Class of 1989