Join us for an IB Parent Information Evening!

Dear Parents and Guardians, On Wednesday, October 23, 2019, St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School will host an information evening for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme. IB is a globally recognized programme that challenges students to excel in their studies and in their personal development. Students enrolled in the IB Programme study topics in greater depth, helping them develop the knowledge and the critical thinking skills necessary for success in post-secondary education and beyond. The IB information evening will begin at 7:00 p.m. Parents and students in grades 7 – 9 who are interested in learning more about the programme and the application process are encouraged to attend. For more … Continue reading

Pink Day

Tomorrow (Friday October 18) is PINK DAY at STA. Students are expected to be in full uniform. Students who have purchased a PINK t-shirt for the buyout can wear the shirt with school pants or shorts. All other students must be in full uniform.  … Continue reading

Interview Night

This is a reminder that STA will be hosting a Parent-Teacher Interview night on Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 6:00 p.m.—8:30 p.m. Please have your son or daughter speak to the subject teacher for an interview time. Students will be receiving their progress reports on October 10, in homeroom. The students will also receive their appointment sheets on October 10. They will have to speak with their individual subject teacher to book appointments. … Continue reading

Take Our Kids to Work Day

Take Our Kids to Work Day is taking place on Wednesday, November 6th, 2019. This an annual event where grade 9 students step into their future for a day and get a glimpse into the working world. Students must return the permission form to their period 1 teacher by Monday Oct 28th 2019.  For extra permission forms please visit https://www.thelearningpartnership.ca/TLP/media/Documents/TOKW/TOKW-Family-guide_web_EN-2019.pdf or come into STA’s guidance office … Continue reading

Civvies Days

As in previous years at STA the last Thursday of each month students will be allowed to wear appropriate civvies wear.  Students are reminded to review the School Code of Conduct which outlines appropriate attire for non-uniform days.  In the event students are not dressed appropriately they will not be allowed to attend class.  To continue  STA’s tradition of supporting the less fortunate, students will be asked to pay $10.00 per student for semester one civvies days. That is the equivalent of $2.00 per month. All donations will go to various charities in our surrounding communities and will be communicated via … Continue reading