Magsaysay ’86 Beats Cancer while Branding Carmen’s Best Ice Cream into Freezing Frenzy

Francisco (Paco) Magsaysay ’86 finds himself in the midst of a freezing frenzy beyond his hottest and wildest imagination. In roughly a decade his Carmen’s Best artisanal ice cream brand (named after Magsaysay's only daughter born in 1997) is setting the standard while sweeping his native Philippines from supermarkets to stand-alone kiosks throughout metro Manila. [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:08:26+00:00June 29th, 2018|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

St. Thomas Sports Hall of Fame Inducts Six Members as Class of 2018

Difficult is why footprints are on the moon. If the road were easy, it often meant going the wrong way. Difficult challenges limits and reveals potential. No matter how daunting the struggle ... difficult is worth it. Difficult makes us who we are. Six luminaries traveled the difficult climb of most resistance and ascended to [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:08:27+00:00June 21st, 2018|Athletics, Campus News|0 Comments

Heralded Eagle Athletes Honored at Sports Hall of Fame Induction

The St. Thomas Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2018. Alphabetically, the inductees are: RICHARD KRISTINIK ‘57 acclaimed two-sport athlete who earned six varsity letters and was a four-time member of the St. Thomas Club accepted scholarship to Rice University when he hit .422 during senior season while winning the 1961 Southwest Conference batting title [...]

By |2018-12-11T11:13:20+00:00June 21st, 2018|Alumni, Athletics|1 Comment

Press Release: St. Thomas High School Class of 2018

HOUSTON, June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- At a time when St. Thomas High School is appealing to high-achieving scholars unlike ever before and providing students from wide-ranging backgrounds with a rigorous and caring college preparatory environment, the Class of 2018 is recognized for their significant contributions to prestigious intellectual acclaim and learning. Harvard-bound Valedictorian Juan [...]

By |2018-12-11T11:07:26+00:00June 20th, 2018|Campus News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Chase Shanley ’18 Earns ROTC Scholarship to The Citadel to Lead and Serve

The ultimate test of any academic institution is the quality and character of its graduates. Honors student Chase Shanley ‘18 proved exemplary in leadership excellence and academic distinction throughout his St. Thomas career, and now aims to apply his skills and direct his desires to duty, honor and country at The Citadel. Shanley graciously accepted [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:11:57+00:00June 18th, 2018|Academics, Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Senior Stories – Daniel Garcia ’18 Lives Through Leadership and Inspiration

Daniel Garcia ‘18 is a success story powered by a determination regardless of desire or destiny, a positive attitude entwined with a relentless ethic rooted in a foundation on values, caring for others, inspiring all to be their best. When presented with the 2018 Principal’s Service and Leadership Award, the honor reflected Garcia’s significant academic [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:11:57+00:00June 12th, 2018|Academics, Campus News, Student Life|1 Comment

Senior Stories – Exclusive Navy ROTC Scholarship Sends Jack Green ’18 to Wharton School

Jack Green ‘18 is driven to fulfill a life of impact. He enters the famed Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania at a time when it is rated as the best business school in the United States for the first time by Forbes in its 10th biennial rankings in part to the highest salaries [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:11:57+00:00June 6th, 2018|Academics, Campus News|0 Comments

Senior Stories – Valedictorian Juan Castillo ’18, Steadfast Determination Leads to Harvard

When Valedictorian Juan Castillo '18 wasn’t sifting through significant merit-based academic awards to attend Harvard University or the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) or the California Polytechnic State University ... when he wasn’t earning Semifinalist distinction in the National Merit Scholarship Program’s 63rd competition ... when he wasn’t augmenting his deep and exemplary AP pedigree [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:11:58+00:00June 5th, 2018|Academics, Campus News|0 Comments