Category: Uncategorized


Coder Kids Podcast with Mr. O’Neal

May 20, 2021, Author: St. Thomas

Our very own Head of School, Mr. Colin O'Neal, did a podcast with Coder Kids' James Thornock about playful education. "Coder Kids teaches the principles of computer programming through coding games, animations, and simple programs." "Learning how to code engages kids’ minds in critical thinking and prepares them for an increasingly tech-driven world." [...]


Yuck! Science at St. Thomas

February 1, 2021, Author: St. Thomas

Normally exploding trash cans in the school parking lot would be cause for concern, but St. Thomas is often home to exciting exceptions to the norm. On Friday, January 29, the students and staff  St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal School participated in an in-house field trip with Brian Whittington, founder and host of the YuckShow Live [...]


Dissecting Frogs at St. Thomas

January 25, 2021, Author: St. Thomas

Students at St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal School learned that to dissect means "to expose the several parts for examination". This is exactly what they did when our 4th and 5th graders engaged in a two-day anatomy and physiology lab lesson dissecting frogs.  Mr. O'Neal, our Head of School, brushed off his lab coat [...]

Uncategorized, Virtue of the Month


December 8, 2020, Author: St. Thomas

As you know, St. Thomas practices a different virtue each month. This month’s virtue is generosity and during this season of giving our 5th/6th grade class coordinated a toy drive with Communities in Schools at McWhirter Elementary. Class President John Levine led the effort to gather toys for families in need, soliciting […]


St. Thomas Distance Learning Plan

April 23, 2020, Author: CONeal

The world changed for Houston and surrounding communities while St. Thomas was on Spring Break in March. Because of our small-by-design model, we were able to pivot quickly and begin distance learning the same week we were set to return to campus from break! Our teachers and staff continue to support students [...]

2019-2020, Language Arts, Lower Elementary, Uncategorized

Book Character Pumpkins

November 5, 2019, Author: CONeal

Each year in October, students in 1st grade take inspiration from one of their favorite books and create a character-pumpkin. This year's characters include classic children's favorites like Pete the Cat and Harry Potter, as well as new characters like Needlebot from the Alphabots by The Impossible Winterbourne. This Texas-based author kindly [...]


Weather Watch Update

September 17, 2019, Author: St. Thomas

Wed. morning update 6:15 am: St. Thomas will be closed due to inclement weather. We will update this evening regarding Thursday 9/19.


STAES Closed Friday May 10

May 10, 2019, Author: CONeal

Friday, May 10, 2019: In an effort to keep students and staff safe STAES will be closed today due to inclement weather. Everyone stay safe and dry out there!

2018-19 School Year, Donations, Events, Uncategorized

2019 Summer Reading Book Drive

April 11, 2019, Author: St. Thomas

New or gently used children’s books are requested for a Summer Reading Book Drive for McWhirter Elementary in Webster, TX: Help Communities in Schools send every student at McWhirter home for the summer with at least one book! St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal Church and School’s goal is to offer each child […]

2018-19 School Year, Campus, Early & After Care, St. Thomas Families, Uncategorized

Christmas Break Camp

December 5, 2018, Author: St. Thomas

Dec. 20th&21st, 26th-28th and January 2nd-4th