OFSTED May 2013 ~ St Thomas More Catholic School is a GOOD school with OUTSTANDING behaviour and OUTSTANDING "Spiritual, Moral, Cultural and Social Education" (Ofsted May 2013)                                  Derbyshire School Lit Quiz 1st Place Winners June 2014                           Kids' Lit Quiz National 3rd Place Winners Dec 2012...  Fantastic!                                   

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 St Thomas More is a wonderfully friendly, hardworking and successful school in the beautiful spa town of Buxton.

There are just under 400 pupils on roll in this popular and successful 11 to 16 comprehensive school. The school serves all areas of the High Peak. Children also travel from across the borders of Staffordshire and Cheshire to be part of our school community. Approximately 60% of our pupils are Catholic, but whether of the Christian faith, other faiths or no faith, the children are very proud of their school.

2013 GCSE results were yet again record breaking with 92% of students achieving 5 or more A* to C grades and almost half of the pupils achieving at least 3 A* or A grades (47%). 68% of pupils gained 5 or more A* to C grades including English and Maths and 99% of students gaining 5 or more A* to G grades including English and Maths. Every single student achieved at least one pass at GCSE. Read more by clicking on the About Us tab...