STA School Newsletter

March 29, 2022

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STA School Open House

STA families,

Join us for our Community Open House on Saturday, April 9th from 11:00a-2:00p. We will have an exciting day with:

  • school tours
  • student work on display in classrooms
  • KONA ICE truck
  • SCHOLASTIC book fair
  • Norman's Uniforms on-site
  • PTO sponsored BBQ with hot-dogs/hamburgers

Please RSVP using the link below so that we can ensure enough food for everyone.

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Grades 5-8 "Yule Ball"

The Yule Ball is a school dance for students in grades 5-8. The dance will take place on Friday, April 8, 2022 from 6:30p-8:30p in the Parish Hall.

Tickets are $10 per student and can be purchased in the school office.

Dress Code:

Girls: dress or skirt with nice blouse or top (of appropriate length), or a nice pant suit, dress shoes (flats or shoes with low heel)

Boys: Slacks, button down shirt with collar and tie, or suit, dress shoes

*Students must be in good academic standing to attend.

*Students must be in-person to attend.

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Casino Night 2022-"Casino Royale"

Join us for our Casino Night 2022!

Date: Friday, April 29, 2022

Location: STA School Playground

Ticket Cost: $75 per person

Includes: Dinner, Free Dress Pass for students in the family, 1 Raffle Ticket, and Play Money

The evening will include:


*No-Host Bar




Dress Code: Cocktail Attire

This is a mandatory fundraiser for our school families. Each family is expected to purchase 2 tickets. Tickets may be purchased at the school office.

Those families who paid for "Buyout" at the beginning of the school year have already purchased their 2 required tickets. Tickets will be automatically sent to those families.

Childcare will be available (in the Parish Hall) for children ages 4 and up. All children must be fully potty-trained. Parents must sign a waiver for each child. Cost for childcare for the evening will be $20 per child, and includes pizza and snacks.

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Upcoming Events

4/1: Stations of the Cross (7th grade) (9:00a)

4/8: Grades 5-8 "Yule Ball" (6:30p-8:30p) (Parish Hall)

4/9: STA School OPEN HOUSE (11:00a-2:00p)


4/29: Casino Night (7:00p-10:00p) (Parish Hall)

*Please download the April Calendar and April Lunch Menu Below.

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Thank You!!!

Thanks to our wonderful students and families, our school raised over $6,000 for our Jog-a-thon!

Our top earner for the entire school is Aurora Rodriguez, TK student. Aurora raised $1,000 in pledges! Aurora will receive a special plaque, as well as a full week's worth of free dress passes. Way to go Aurora!

St. Thomas Aquinas School

St. Thomas Aquinas is a private, Catholic elementary school located in the city of Monterey Park, CA. We serve students in grades TK-8.