Academic excellence remains the solid foundation of tradition-rich St. Thomas Aquinas High School. Notable accomplishments of the Class of 2018 include the following:
- 101 students were named AP Scholars, 57 AP Scholars with Honors, 107, AP Scholars with Distinction, and 27 National AP Scholars;
- 15 earned commendations from the National Merit Scholarship Program;
- 5 students qualified as National Merit Scholarship finalists;
- 4 students were awarded the 2019 Miami Herals Silver Knight Award in the areas of : Vocational Tech, Science, Speech, and Journalism; and
- more than $87 million in academic, athletic, military, and special talent scholarships were offered.
STA PrimeTime, a classroom initiative, exposes students to the “Edge” in PSAT, SAT, and ACT preparation. Daily strategy lessons and practice tests supplement the curriculum in Math and English.
AdvancEd, formerly known as SACS, accredits St. Thomas Aquinas High School. STA is the first school in Broward to recieve AdvancEd STEM accreditation.