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:

A. Practices Christian virtues by making good moral judgements
B. Practices various forms of prayer
C. Uses his or her talents by giving service in school, parish, and community
D. Locates and seeks to understand Scripture passages

 

II.   A lifelong learner who:

A. Understands the value of fine arts
B. Implements technology to enhance research projects
C. Puts forth effort to achieve academic potential
D. Uses critical thinking skills to process information
E. Develops spiritually, mentally, and physically

 

III.  An effective communicator who:

A. Expresses clear ideas in written and oral form
B. Applies the skills of an active listener
C. Articulates beliefs and opinions respectfully and with conviction
D. Demonstrates manners and etiquette appropriately

 

IV.  A responsible individual who:

A. Strives to live a balanced life
B. Respects the diversity and dignity of each human being
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. 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