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Student Productions!
by Maddie Lueke - Tuesday, 25 April 2017, 1:33 PM
 

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Summer Ecology Course
by Maddie Lueke - Tuesday, 25 April 2017, 9:11 AM
 

Earn one-half science elective credit THIS SUMMER

June 5 – June 30th

Deadline to enroll: May 12th

See Mrs. Blake if you have any questions

 

  • Students entering 9 – 12

  • Cost: $375

  • Link to Register

  • Ecology Online Course with 2 required lab days.

    • Students will complete the video lectures, readings, homework (including case studies) and testing online.

    • 1st Lab Day:

      • Friday, June 9th or Friday, June 16th – 9 am to 12:00 pm -or - 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

    • 2nd Lab Day:

      • Friday, June 23rd  or Friday, June 30th – 9 am to 12:00 pm -or - 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

    • There is no comprehensive final exam, instead students will research and create an environmental issue Photostory.

  • Topics to be covered include: basic principles of ecology, biological communities, energy flow through the biosphere, population dynamics, biogeochemical cycles and the exploration of various biomes.

  • Note: This course does not replace the required biology, chemistry or physics courses required for graduation.  It is one-half science credit elective that will count toward your 3 science credits for graduation.

 
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Easter Spain Trip 2018
by Maddie Lueke - Tuesday, 25 April 2017, 9:09 AM
 

Easter Break 2018: March 26 - April 2

 

St. Teresa's Academy is offering a unique opportunity for students to experience Holy Week/Easter in Spain, one of the most relevant cultural traditions of the holy season. Hosted by Dr. Liz Baker and Spanish teachers Julia Amigo, Julia Gargallo,  Maria Angeles Garcia and Maria Laura Lopez, this tour will give students the opportunity to be safely immersed in the language and the culture of Spain.

 

On this eight day trip, students will have a chance to explore the cities of Madrid, Avila, Segovia, and Toledo. They will tour world famous sites such as the Museums  of El  Prado, Reina Sofía and Thyssen, the Roman Aqueduct of Segovia, the Avila Medieval Walls, and the birth house of Saint Teresa.

 

The trip will be conducted by the travel company Passports. Passports will coordinate the schedule and provide round-trip airfare, all transportation, sightseeing tours, and hotel with breakfast included.

 

Trip to Spain: March 26 to April 2,  2018

Questions? Contact Julia Amigo (jamigo@stteresasacademy.org), or Julia Gargallo (jgargallo@stteresasacademy.org),

 
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Spring Exam Schedule
by Maddie Lueke - Monday, 24 April 2017, 11:12 AM
 

Wondering when your spring finals are going to be?

Click Here to Find Out!

 
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AP Exam Schedule
by Maddie Lueke - Monday, 24 April 2017, 11:09 AM
 

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Burns & McDonnell Engineering Summer Camp!
by Maddie Lueke - Thursday, 6 April 2017, 9:36 AM
 

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Grade as of Fall 2017

  • 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
    Incoming college freshmen | June 5-8   
    • Participants of this four-day session will have the opportunity to engage with engineers, architects and other Burns & McDonnell professionals while working on real projects and enjoying fascinating off-site visits. We’ll also provide participants with tips for networking, future careers and succeeding in college from our summer interns.
  • High school juniors/seniors | June 19-21   
    • Participants of this three-day camp will engage with engineers, architects and drafters working on real chemical, civil, electrical and mechanical engineering projects. You’ll get to meet summer interns who’ll provide tips for making the successful transition from high school to college. We’ll also connect you with college admissions professionals who will talk to you about your future education and help to prepare you for your college career.
  • High school girls | July 24-26
    • Participants of this three-day camp exclusive to girls will engage with engineers, architects and drafters working on real chemical, civil, electrical and mechanical engineering projects. You’ll get to meet summer interns who’ll provide tips for making the successful transition from high school to college. We’ll also connect you with college admissions professionals who will talk to you about your future education and help to prepare you for your college career.
 
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Fine Arts Showcase Rehearsal
by Maddie Lueke - Wednesday, 5 April 2017, 2:05 PM
 

There will be a rehearsal for the Fine Arts Showcase Fashion Show on Tuesday, April 11th during Activity I in the Auditorium.

 
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18 and Swabbin'
by Maddie Lueke - Tuesday, 4 April 2017, 8:07 AM
 

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Fast Facts: 
-Blood Cancers second leading cause of cancer deaths
-It kills more young people under the age of 20 than any other disease in the U.S.
-70% of patients rely on a perfect stranger to donate bone marrow for a transplant
- It simply takes a swab of the cheek to take that first step 
to becoming a life-saving hero

Join the Bone Marrow Registry
It only takes a few minutes to fill out paperwork and swab your cheek!
Wed Act 1/2 in Montag's Room D305
 
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Ready, Set, Throw!
by Maddie Lueke - Thursday, 30 March 2017, 10:53 AM
 

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DEADLINE IS 10:00 A.M. THIS FRIDAY.
 
For t-shirts
Turn in five completed envelopes or the $75
 
For $100 raffle
Turn in ten completed envelopes.
 
 
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Giving the Basics
by Maddie Lueke - Monday, 27 March 2017, 8:07 AM
 
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The STA Fathers Club invites all STA dads and daughters
to a morning of service.
 
Giving the Basics
Providing personal care products for human dignity.
   
Saturday, April 1
9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Stay for pizza at 11:00 a.m.
 
1501 West 31st Street
Kansas City MO, 64111
(Enter the cave at Dean Downtown Underground Warehouse)
 
The STA Fathers Club is hosting a warehouse work morning at Giving the Basics. All STA dads and daughters are invited to attend. We will be helping them package items collected at STA and other organizations.  
 
Please consider spending the morning with your daughter as we serve the dear neighbor.
 
Contact Frank Kratofil with any questions at FrankKratofil@gmail.com