Tag: St. Thomas Academy

Come to class with one of STA’s best-loved teachers

Come to class with one of STA’s best-loved teachers

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dave Ziebarth showed a clip from the movie “Saving Private Ryan” as his third-hour world history class at St. Thomas Academy began a section on World War II.

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Alumni thankful for brotherhood, leadership, discipline

Alumni thankful for brotherhood, leadership, discipline

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit asked three alumni from different decades what still resonates from their years at St. Thomas Academy.

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Learning to lead

Learning to lead

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The entire student body, also known as the corps of cadets, stands at attention in the St. Thomas Academy court during daily formation. With a strong, crisp, unified voice, they recite the Hail Mary and the Pledge of Allegiance. As the cadets settle into their “at ease” position, staff and students step up to the mic to share announcements and celebrate accomplishments at the Mendota Heights school.

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News Notes – April 24, 2014

News Notes – April 24, 2014

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

David Haas receives national award
St. Thomas Academy headmaster named
67th annual rosary procession set for May 4

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St. Thomas hockey: Titles come in threes

St. Thomas hockey: Titles come in threes

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights celebrate their team’s 5-4 win over Hermantown in the Class A championship game March 9 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

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Two students are perfect in ACT

Two students are perfect in ACT

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Two juniors from St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights recorded perfect scores of 36 in the ACT college entrance exam.

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Video: Priest braves cold to test Crashed Ice track in St. Paul

Video: Priest braves cold to test Crashed Ice track in St. Paul

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father Nels Gjengdahl of St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights endured the below-zero wind chills to help test out the Red Bull Crashed Ice track in St. Paul Jan. 24

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Groundbreaking event

Groundbreaking event

| April 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt reviews the Corps of Cadets at St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights before ground-breaking ceremonies for a new student activities center

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Catholic sweep: Cadets and Red Knights win puck titles

Catholic sweep: Cadets and Red Knights win puck titles

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Minnesota State Hockey Championship’s

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St. John student honored for her summer program

St. John student honored for her summer program

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Also:
– St. Thomas Academy heroes collect seven tons of food
– Epiphany School captures DOLE Flash Mob Contest
– Local pro-life advocate tries new way to reach women
– Long-time hockey coach Larson wins prep award

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Friends for Life show support for Sisters of St. Joseph

Friends for Life show support for Sisters of St. Joseph

| Julie Pfitzinger for The Catholic Spirit | January 3, 2012 | 1 Comment

Alumni who are thankful for education they received from sisters are now raising funds to benefit their current ministries

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Men’s club offers double donation when you pick up tree, drop off coat

Men’s club offers double donation when you pick up tree, drop off coat

| November 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Also:
Cadet colonel named
Religious liberty concerns
Law dean to leave

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