Drum roll, please! The STS Middle School Debate Team, in its first year, came in the Top 5 in the Pacific Northwest Middle School Debate League. Fourteen independent schools are part of this league. Our Team One, made up of 8th and 7th Grade students Annie D., Lily H., and Sophie A., was undefeated in all three rounds. Lily won top novice for St. Thomas School and ranked twentieth out of all 200 tournament participants. Congratulations!
MIE recognizes educators as global leaders in using technology to transform education.
Middle School class explores the intersection between creativity and cognitive learning through the visual arts.
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STS 8th grader Sophie Sharp has a passion for girls education and, as part of her 8th grade service learning project, has single-handedly planned a 5K run in support of Rwanda Girls Initiative. Learn how Sophie discovered her passion and what motivated her to take action in this article by 425 Magazine.
St. Thomas School librarian Dr. Alpha DeLap has been elected to serve on the 2020 Newbery Award Committee. Considered the "Oscar" of children's literature, the Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association of Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
Congratulations to 5th grader Tate D. who was recently published in the January issue of Sports Illustrated Kids!
The "edge" symbolizes the balance of having one foot well-grounded in current knowledge or understanding, while the other foot is well-positioned to take a risk, challenge an assumption, and try something new.
Service learning is more than volunteerism. Students work closely with their teachers at St. Thomas School to develop service learning activities that integrate meaningful community service with instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience.
These are the people who will shape and influence your children. What motivates them? Why do they teach? What do their students mean to them? Hear directly from the talented educators that bring energy, passion, creativity, and expertise to their classrooms each day at St. Thomas School.