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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 [...]

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Weather Watch Update

September 17, 2019, Author: S Manville

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

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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: S Manville

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: S Manville

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

Head of School, St. Thomas Families, Uncategorized

Educating, Parenting, Gardening

September 18, 2018, Author: CONeal

If you joined us on Back to School Night then you’ve heard me discuss the analogy between parenting and gardening.  The analogy comes from  Dr. Alison Gopnik a psychologist whose 2017 book The Gardener and the Carpenter examines parenting through the lens of carpentry and gardening and how these two hobbies represent different philosophies on raising kids.