The Schoolwide Learning Expectations (SLEs) define for us the spiritual, academic, social and emotional characteristics that a student of St. Therese Academy will work towards, attain, and develop throughout his/her years of attendance.


A St. Therese Academy Student strives to be a person who is:


I.       A Faith-Filled Catholic who:

a.  practices Christian virtues by making good moral judgments

b.  practices various forms of prayers

c.  uses his/her talents by giving service in school, parish, and community

d.  locates and understands Scripture passages



II.      A Life-Long Learner who:

a.  sees the value of Fine Arts

b.  implements technology to enhance research skills

c.  puts forth effort to achieve academic potential to master basic learning skills

d.  uses critical thinking skills to solve problems

e.  develops spiritually, mentally, and physically



III.     An Effective Communicator who:

a.  expresses clear written and oral ideas respectfully

b.  applies the skills of an active listener

c.  articulates beliefs and opinions respectfully and with conviction

d.  demonstrates manners and courtesy appropriately



IV.     A Responsible Individual who:

a.  strives to live a healthy lifestyle

b.  understands varying points of view and cultural differences

c.  accepts challenges and pursues goals

d.  analyzes options when making choices

e.  participates appropriately when working independently and collaboratively



Each school day at 8:00 a.m., grades K-8 gather for Morning Assembly. Parents are invited to join us! We participate in The Pledge of Allegiance, share announcements, and spend time in prayer. For those of you who wish to learn our morning prayers and pledge, click the link below:

Click here to view our morning prayers and The Pledge of Allegiance