STA Spring Musical – Guys & Dolls

Every spring, St Thomas produces their school musical that is performed by students in grades 5-8. This year, the production was Guys & Dolls Jr. Guys & Dolls is set in a time period in which gambling was not allowed. However, some characters gamble anyway, and the play is mainly about their gambling and how [...]

By |2018-05-02T20:47:11-04:00May 2nd, 2018|Tiger Times|0 Comments

Paul Moran: A Successful Paralympian

by Julia Dugan The Paralympics, an event that happen along with the Olympics, are an important part in today’s society. Trained athletes with disabilities come together to compete in events, like Wheelchair Tennis and Para Triathlon. Paul Moran, an accomplished Paralympic athlete, competed in many Paralympics and is an inspiring athlete to many. Paul Moran [...]

By |2018-05-02T17:28:13-04:00May 2nd, 2018|Tiger Times|0 Comments

School Walkout

Hello! I am Miles Barth, an eighth grader at St. Thomas, and I organized our school walkout. I organized and mobilized our seventh and eighth grade students to walk out for 17 minutes on March 14 at 10 A.M. in response to the Parkland shooting that claimed the lives of 17 students. For weeks, I [...]

By |2018-05-02T15:01:34-04:00May 2nd, 2018|Tiger Times|0 Comments

STA 8th Grade Takes on DC

Washington D.C., April 2017 by Maggie Gonzalez Near the end of April, my class and I went on our annual 8th grade trip to Washington D.C. and Gettysburg. We had an amazing time and grew closer together while still learning about the history of our nation’s capital. We took a bus to get to D.C. [...]

By |2018-05-02T14:55:11-04:00May 2nd, 2018|Tiger Times|0 Comments

Disability Awareness Week

Disability Awareness Week by STA 8th grader, Julia D Throughout the last week of November, members of The Joseph Maley Foundation came to St. Thomas to put on a program to teach about kids of all different disabilities. The Joseph Maley Foundation, a non-profit organization, helps serve children of all abilities. The foundation started in [...]

By |2018-01-17T15:10:21-04:00January 17th, 2018|Tiger Times|Comments Off on Disability Awareness Week

Fr Driscoll: The Eucharist and Social Justice

Father Driscoll Lecture on The Eucharist and Social Justice by Dan Carpenter The closing words of the Mass, with their admonition to go and serve the Lord, should be taken not just as a personal blessing but as marching orders to build a better world. Eucharist without action on behalf of the deprived and oppressed [...]

By |2018-01-17T15:12:43-04:00January 16th, 2018|Tiger Times|Comments Off on Fr Driscoll: The Eucharist and Social Justice