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 | Dr. Jeremy Filsell
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
Grades participating in 1 to 1 laptop program | 5-8
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, international trip for graduating 8th graders


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

mix of student


Tuition costs | $16,500
Percentage receiving financial aid for 2019-2020 academic year | 93%

Exmissions Schools

Graduates in 2018 | 5
Some of the boarding high schools accepting graduates in the past 5 years:
Avon Old Farms, Connecticut
Blue Ridge School, Virginia
Cate School, California
Choate Rosemary Hall, Connecticut
Church Farm School, Pennsylvania
Concord Academy, Massachusetts
Cranbrook Schools, Michigan
Deerfield Academy, Massachusetts
Episcopal High School, Virginia
George School, Pennsylvania
Groton School, Massachusetts
Kent School, Connecticut
Kimball Union Academy, New Hampshire
Hill School, Pennsylvania
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, Texas
South Kent School, Connecticut
Taft School, Connecticut
Trinity-Pawling, New York
Woodberry Forest School, Virginia
Wyoming Seminary, Pennsylvania

Saint Thomas Choir School  • 202 West 58th Street, NY, NY 10019
212-247-3311 • • © All Rights Reserved.