The High School of Saint Thomas More exists to assist parents in forming students spiritually, morally, intellectually and physically in a Christ centered atmosphere of love, respect and reverence consistent with the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church, sending them forth to fulfill their baptismal call as His disciples in the world.
Today's News, December 4:
Boys JV practice is cancelled today. Check with Coach Hennessey for any questions.
Note Nerdy members - don't forget to bring in your money for your sweatshirts and your costumes!
It's Reindeer Time! Student Council will be selling Candy Cane Reindeer at lunch all next week. For a mere 50 cents, you can send some holiday cheer to your friends. Make sure that you know your friend's 3rd hour teacher so that the STM Elves can deliver the reindeer on December 16.
Do you need service hours? Do you want to watch the Madrigal Feast for free? Talk to Mrs. Marquart or Mrs. Park about being a student server.
Financial Assistance InformationFACTS Grant and Aid packets are available in the office for the 2014-2015 school year. You may apply on-line or by mail starting November 1st. New for this year, you must submit your completed 2013 tax return. FACTS will no longer accept previous year tax returns. Deadline for FACTS submission is March 7th.
There is a mandatory NHS meeting this Thursday, December 5 at 7:30am. All new members must attend.
Are you interested in flying and aviation? Then you should join us for an informational meeting December 5th at 5:00 in the STM library. He are looking to gauge students' interest in an Aviation Club and we want to hear your ideas and find out if you want to be a part of the first ever Aviation Club at STM. Hope you can join us. Please contact Mr. Bustle with questions.
This Friday morning, December 6 at 7:15 sharp, there will be a Spanish Rosary in the STM Chapel. Everyone is invited to participate. Puntos culturales will be awarded for this spiritual experience in Spanish.
Students going on the March For Life, the balance of your payment is due this Friday. Please submit your check for $275 by this Friday, December 6. See Fr. Lampitt with questions.
Attention Spanish Club Members! December 13 will be the last day for you to sign up for Spanish Club's 3 Kings' Day-On-Ice Celebration. It will take place on Saturday, January 11 at the U of I Ice Skating Rink. After skating various Hispanic foods and refreshments will be offered. You will also have a chance to win gift cards to local Mexican eateries. You will Love this fun, cultural event! Sign up before it is too late. No one will be able to pay at the door.