Schoolwide Learning Expectations

Our school is focused on successfully achieving our Schoolwide Learning Expectations (SLEs) in all that we do. A St. Thomas Aquinas student is a…

Self-Disciplined Learner

  • Applies problem-solving strategies
  • Uses technology as a tool
  • Understands & evaluates all subject areas
  • Strives to do his/her best

Total Person

  • Models positive leadership qualities
  • Takes responsibility for personal actions
  • Demonstrates good citizenship
  • Respects the uniqueness of individuals and all God’s creations
  • Actively participates in the arts, physical fitness & cultural traditions

Active Catholic

  • Understands the history & traditions of the Roman Catholic faith
  • Develops personal faith through prayer, sacraments & Mass
  • Stands up for Catholic values
  • Exhibits stewardship by sharing their time, talent & treasure

Goal-Oriented Student

  • Demonstrates enthusiasm for learning
  • Works as part of a team
  • Develops effective spiritual and academic habits
  • Evaluates personal work & behavior then applies suggestions for improvement

Successful Communicator

  • Displays confidence while speaking formally and informally
  • Demonstrates strong reading, writing, listening & verbal skills
  • Creates assignments that reflect ownership
  • Advocates for self