Dozens of students from as far away as Virginia, Texas, and Mississippi joined Louisiana students at the Vex Robotics Competition held by Red Stick Robotics and hosted by the University of New Orleans. The contest required each team to build their robots to certain specifications but left room for creativity. The STA Robotics Team placed 3rd overall out of 34 teams.
Make School History by Placing in Top Ten in Two Categories
HAMMOND, LA -- The Starlettes Dance Team from Saint Thomas Aquinas Regional Catholic High School recently returned from Orlando, FL where they competed in the Universal Dance Association’s National Dance Team Competition. The Starlettes competed against 120 small varsity teams from across the country.
Seniors Kristen Duhe and Justin Archote were recently honored with the Brotherhood / Sisterhood Awards through the Diocese of Baton Rouge. This award program is designed to recognize individuals who demonstrate a true concern for their fellow human beings regardless of race, religion, or academic achievement.
Congratulations to STA Senior Sara Gambel who has been selected as the 2012-2013 Student of the Year.
The United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) is an intensive week-long educational experience and scholarship sponsored by the United States Senate for outstanding high school students who are interested in pursuing careers in public service.
STA sophomores are participating in the Louisiana State Police Sudden Impact program. Click the link to watch WWL-TV's story:
24 STA students and 4 chaperones departed this morning for Washington D.C. and the March for Life.
Hammond Mayor Mayson Foster is joined by Holy Ghost Catholic School principal Tangee Daugereaux and St. Thomas Aquinas Regional Catholic High School principal Jose Becerra as he signs a proclamation commending Hammond's Catholic schools for their impact on the many city and parish citizens that have experienced and enjoyed the quality education provided to them by these schools.
The STA Starlettes competed Sunday in the Universal Dance Association’s Louisiana State Dance Championship. The Starlettes competed against top teams not only in the state, but also in the nation.
Laikyn Lauderdale, a junior from Saint Thomas Aquinas Regional Catholic High School in Hammond, LA, was one of more than 500 high school cheerleaders and dancers from across the U.S. who performed in the world famous London New Year’s Day Parade. Laikyn is the daughter of Bubba and Sonya Lauderdale.