Saint Thomas the Apostle

Davis Talks Sports, NJHS, and TACSC

“Davis is always willing to help others. Davis likes helping others who may be confused about the topic being taught in class, to better understand what they are learning. Many of his Teachers, friends, and family members have said he is an honest, courteous, and a nice person, always going out of the way to help others.” Q: You are …

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Saint Thomas Apostle Student, Jessica, Shares her Passion of Swimming

  Ever since I was little I have enjoyed swimming. It not only is a great sport to do, but swimming helps me to stay cool during the summer. Most of my time is spent training for swimming, but I did recently get to volunteer at the Arena Pro Series meet held in Mesa. While volunteering I got to meet …

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STA Grad Helps Younger Classmates Succeed with STEAM

  STEAM Team was created to give the girls in grades 6-8 further opportunities to explore the fields of science, technology, engineering, art, and math. STA grad, Molly Luther, approached the administration to form a group to inspire young women to explore these fields. With Molly’s assistance, the girls have worked with computer programming, DNA extraction, and hands-on engineering activities.  …

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Fourth Grader, Emmi, Talks Tennis

Emmi plays competitive tennis and competes in national tournaments. She has played tennis since she was four years old. She’s a great kid because she is kind and thoughtful to others. Q: How long have you been playing tennis? How often do you practice? Do you play pairs or singles? A: I started playing tennis at 3 years old and …

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Joseph Talk Sports and Saint Thomas the Apostle School

Q. Tell us about your involvement with the seventh grade Catholic Youth Athletic Association championship team? A. We went undefeated this year in flag football and almost in basketball (lost one game). On both teams, I had the privilege of being a key player, working with a great group of buddies. We have played together for years and we know …

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Maggie Loves to Volunteer her Time

Maggie won the ‘Khols Kids Who Care’ award last year, but she continues to volunteer her time with kids with autism, grooming horses, and nursing homes. She loves giving back to her community in every way. Q. You spend a lot of time volunteering at various places tell us about that? A. I volunteer at the The North Mountain Visitor’s …

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Mia Qualifies for Olympic Development Program for Soccer

Mia just qualified for the Olympic training camp for soccer. She is an excellent student and an all-around wonderful young lady! Q. You just qualified for Olympic Development Program for soccer, tell us about that? A. This was the first year I was old enough to try out for the Olympic Development Program. I was really excited. There were hundreds …

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Julianna Balances Volleyball and Volunteering

Julianna loves to be involved with activities, is spontaneous and always looking for the next adventure. Q. How long have you been playing volleyball? A. I have been playing volleyball since I was in fourth grade. Both of my older sisters played volleyball so I have grown up watching them play and practicing with them at home. Q. You’ve gone …

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Aubrey Loves to Learn at St. Thomas The Apostle

Aubrey is one of the kindest students on campus! She greets everyone with a smile and a kind comment. She is a wonderful student. Q. What do you like best about your school? A. Everyone listens when you make suggestions about making STA an even better place. Q. What are some of your favorite subjects? A. Language arts, social studies and …

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Competitive Skateboarder, Jeffrey, Wins Series Award

Jeffrey had some big thing happen this summer in the world of skateboarding. He is a in the Academy at Kids That Rip (KTR) skateboard school. This summer he started competitive skateboarding and entered the Kids of Summer contest. There are five skill divisions from beginner to sponsored amateur. He participated in the First Timers division and finished first place(June), second place (July) and …

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