The Schoolwide Learning Expectations 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:

  • practices Christian virtues by making good moral judgements
  • practices various forms of prayers
  • uses his/her talents by giving service in school, parish, and community
  • locates and understands Scripture passages


II.   A Life-Long Learner who:

  • sees the value of Fine Arts
  • implements technology to enhance research skills
  • puts forth effort to achieve academic potential to master basic learning skills
  • uses critical thinking skills to solve problems
  • develops spiritually, mentally, and physically


III.  An Effective Communicator who:

  • expresses clear written and oral ideas respectfully
  • applies the skills of an active listener
  • articulates beliefs and opinions respectfully and with conviction
  • demonstrates manners and courtesy appropriately


IV.  A Responsible Individual who:

  • strives to live a healthy lifestyle
  • understands varying points of view and cultural differences
  • accepts challenges and pursues goals
  • analyzes options when making choices
  • participates appropriately when working independently and collaboratively