Welcome Back STA Eagles!

2022-2023 school year


Welcome back Eagles! The new school year begins on Monday, August 15, 2022 at 8:00a.

Our school year will take place in person. A few Covid guidelines to note:

  • Masks are now OPTIONAL (indoors and outdoors) for students, staff, and visitors.
  • Students will continue to wash and sanitize hands throughout the day.
  • NO ONE is to come to school sick. Anyone with a fever or Covid symptoms will be required to either take an onsite COVID test, or go home until symptom free.
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General Calendar for School Year

Download the PDF below for a list of important dates for the 22-23 school year.
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Daily Schedule


School Starts: 8:00a

Recess: 10:00a-10:20a (grades TK-4)

Recess: 10:20a-10:40a (grades 5-8)

Lunch: 12:00p-12:45p

Dismissal: 3:00p


School Starts: 8:00a

Recess: 10:00a-10:20a (grades TK-4)

Recess: 10:20a-10:40a (grades 5-8)

Lunch: 12:00p-12:45p

Dismissal: 1:30p

*Every Thursday is all school Mass (in the Church) from 8a-8:45a. Please have students in formal Mass uniform and please be on time.

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PE (by grade)

Students are to wear PE uniform to school these days.

Grades TK/K/1: Monday

Grades 2/3: Tuesday

Grades 6/7/8: Wednesday

Grades 4/5: Friday

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Music Class (by grade) (Teacher: Mr. Reed)


TK/K/1/2: 1:00p-1:45p

3/4/5: 1:45p-2:15p

6/7/8: 2:15p-3:00p

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Spanish Class (by grade) (Teacher: Mr. Padron)

TK/K: Monday (1:00p-1:30p)

1st/2nd: Wednesday (1:00p-1:30p)

3rd: Tuesday (1:00p-1:30p)

4th: Wednesday (1:45p-2:30p)

5th: Friday (11:00a-11:45a)

6/7/8: Thursday (2:00p-3:00p)

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New School Year Packet Pick-Up

What: Pick up packet containing necessary forms to be filled out for each student (due before start of school year).

Packet includes:

1) Emergency Card

2) Health Form

3) Student Record Form

4) Image Release

5) Hot Lunch Application

Packets can be picked up from the school office on Monday or Tuesday, July 18/July 19 between 8:30a-3:30p.

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Norman's Uniform Sale on Campus! (July 18, 2022)

Norman's Uniforms will be on campus on Monday, July 18 from 3p-7p. Come to try on/purchase uniforms before school resumes. Norman's accepts cash and credit card as forms of payment.
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New Family Mixer

Date: August 12, 2022

Time: 5:00p

Location: STA School Lunch Benches

New families...join us before Ice Cream Social begins for a new family mixer! Come meet our staff and meet other new families.

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Ice Cream Social/Supply Drop Off (8/12/22)

Join us on Friday, August 12 at 6:00p for our Ice Cream Social/Supply Drop Off. Come drop off supplies to the classrooms, meet teachers, and support our school by purchasing from the Kona Ice Truck!

Kona Ice Cost: $7 ea

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Supply Lists (by grade)

Please download the attached supply list needed below.

St. Thomas Aquinas School

STA School is a private, Catholic Elementary School located in the city of Monterey Park. We serve students in grades TK-8.