Ten St. Thomas Students Recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation for Academic Achievements

St. Thomas High School is proud of the young men who have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) for their academic achievements. Each year over one million students compete for academic acknowledgement, scholarships and a chance at being acknowledged by this esteemed academic corporation. This year we are honored to announce that [...]

By |2019-10-08T08:00:25-05:00October 1st, 2019|Academics, Campus News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Teacher Spotlight: Brett Mills

Many of you on campus may recognize Brett Mills as a St. Thomas High School U.S. History teacher, Dean of Social Studies, or Rugby coach. Although, what you might not know about Mr. Mills is his how he spends his summers. Each summer, Mr. Mills spends time in locations throughout the U.S. or abroad – [...]

Student Spotlight: Adam Dunn, Jordan Navarijo, Carson Hechler and Augustus Boettcher

This summer, four of our students from St. Thomas High School, Adam Dunn (’20), Jordan Navarijo (’20), Carson Hechler (’20), and Augustus Boettcher (’21), had the opportunity to attend a three-week study abroad program in Rome through the University of Dallas. The summer program offered through the University of Dallas provides opportunities for high school [...]

An Evening in Paris with Mr. Philip Gensheimer

It’s almost that time of year- time for tuxedo’s and gowns, cocktail dresses and well shined shoes. It’s one of the most anticipated dates on the St. Thomas High School calendar, it’s time for the 2019 Auction & Gala. Each year, dedicated parents, staff, and alumni work together to collect auction items, gather for committee [...]

St. Thomas Alum Receives Scholarship to Study Mandarin Abroad

Douglas Fahrenholz (’19), recent graduate of St. Thomas High School, received the National Security Language Intiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) scholarship to study Mandarin abroad. Fahrenholz will plan to study in Kaohsiung, Taiwan at the Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages during the 2019-2020 school year. The NSLI-Y scholarship program was launched in 2006 to promote critical [...]

Mustang CAT and Houston Sabercats raise funds for St. Thomas Rugby program

Mustang CAT, in collaboration with the local professional rugby team, the Houston Sabercats, raised $5,000 in support of the St. Thomas High School Rugby team. The collaboration raised funds through a program entitled, “Bucks for the Ruck.” Mustang CAT Vice President and General Manager of Mustang Power Systems, Kurt Hanson (STH Class of ’83), had [...]

By |2019-08-28T16:36:35-05:00August 16th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Press Releases, Rugby|0 Comments

Kevin Atlas & the “Believe in You” tour visits St. Thomas High School

Starting off the 2019-2020 school year on a positive note On Wednesday, August 14, St. Thomas High School hosted Kevin Atlas (Laue) and the team at Varsity Brands, parent company our athletic equipment supplier, as a stop on the “Believe in You” tour. Kevin Atlas, at nearly seven feet tall with his left arm discontinued [...]

Kevin Atlas visit to St. Thomas as a part of the “Believe in You” Tour

On Wednesday, August 14, St. Thomas High School will host Kevin Atlas and the team at Varsity Brands, parent company of BSN Sports, Varsity Spirit and Herff Jones, as they stop by our campus as a part of the “Believe in You” tour. Kevin Atlas, at nearly seven feet tall, is known as the first [...]

St. Thomas Hosts Science Modeling Curriculum Workshops

St. Thomas High School, in collaboration with the American Modeling Teaching Association (AMTA), is hosting a two-week science modeling curriculum workshop this July. The American Modeling Teaching Association (AMTA) is a professional organization of teachers who utilize modeling instruction in their Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) teaching practice. The AMTA workshops have an intensive, [...]

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 |2018-12-11T11:07:26-05:00June 20th, 2018|Campus News, Press Releases|0 Comments