Category: 2020-2021 School Year

2020-2021 School Year, Project Based Learning, Science

STEM at St. Thomas with LEGO WeDo 2.0

November 17, 2020, Author: CONeal

Last year, St. Thomas alum students (now in junior high) swept the science fair scene, winning not only their school competitions, but then placing at regional, advancing to state and placing there too! How is it that we achieve results like this with our students you ask? Because of our way of […]

2020-2021 School Year, Spanish, St. Thomas Families

Dia de los Muertos

November 13, 2020, Author: April Smith

As a part of the cultural aspect and global awareness of the language, St. Thomas students had the opportunity to learn about Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, during Spanish class. They discussed the history and purpose of the holiday and the many ways it is celebrated in different […]

2020-2021 School Year, Project Based Learning, Science

Learning with LEGO

October 26, 2020, Author: April Smith

          LEGO WeDo 2.0 Kits are here. Through a grant from Jacobs Engineering, St. Thomas has 6 kits (a class set for 2 students per kit) of LEGO WeDo 2.0 materials which interface with our Chromebooks. This is a great new resource for our students, and what’s more, there […]

2020-2021 School Year, Field Trips, Science

Kindergarten at ABNC

October 14, 2020, Author: April Smith

    The first field trip of the 2020-2021 school year was a success! Kindergarten visited the Armand Bayou Nature Center to learn about wildlife, insects, and pollinators.   Check out more pictures from the field trip. See insects and pollinators that the students experienced.   #ABNC  

2020-2021 School Year, Chapel, St. Thomas Families

St. Thomas Pet Blessing

October 6, 2020, Author: April Smith

Following Sunday’s Feast of St. Francis, it is our school’s tradition to offer a Blessing of the Pets for all of our families and their furry (or scaly, or feathery) friends.  We were given a beautiful morning to gather outdoors as we welcomed parents and pets; students also brought pictures of their […]