2021-2022 New Applicant Admission Process

  • The application period for KINDERGARTEN, 1st GRADE, and 2nd GRADE admissions is CLOSED. We have full class rosters and extensive INTEREST lists for 2021-2022. The following Catholic schools are in close proximity and may have openings in these grades:  Our Lady of Grace, St. John of the Cross, St. Martin of Tours, Santa Sophia Academy, Holy Trinity, St. Kieran.

  • For grades 3-8, please complete an Application for Admission form (click here to download the form ) for each child. Email your completed form(s) to Mrs. Gorney at dgorney@sta-sd.org. This step will add your child(ren) to our INTEREST list.

  • We have extended our first round of invitations to prospective families. STA will schedule/conduct an Admission Assessment Test before extending an offer of admission. As we move through this process, additional opportunities may come available. Please continue to check your emails for contact from STA.

  • Applicants will remain on our INTEREST list for the entire 2021-2022 school year. We will refer to this list any time an opening comes available during the summer and throughout the 2021-2022 school year.

  • Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are unable to conduct campus tours at this time. Mrs. Gorney will be happy to answer any questions you may have either via email or by scheduling a telephone call. You are welcome to visit St. Therese Academy during the weekend. Please take time to walk around and get a feel for our campus.

  • Please continue to check this page for updates regarding admissions. 


More information can be obtained by contacting Mrs. Gorney at


⇒St. Therese Academy Preschool: 


Application for Admission


2021-2022  Current Family Re-Registration Process

Re-registration for our current STA families closed February 19, 2021. Please call Mrs. Salaz if you have questions regarding re-registration 619-583-6270



Diocesan and parochial schools of the Diocese of San Diego, mindful of their mission to be witnesses to the love of Christ for all, admit students of any race, color and national and/or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the schools.  Diocesan and parochial schools do not discriminate on the basis of race, color and national and/or ethnic origin, age, sex or disability in the administration of educational policies, scholarships and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.  Likewise, Diocesan and parochial schools do not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of sex, age, disability, race, color and national and/or ethnic origin.