High School 2018-02-20T23:53:30+00:00

ST. THOMAS HIGH SCHOOL • ACADEMICS, ENRICHMENT CLASSES & SPORTS CAMPS

High School

Summer@STH delivers a rich variety of engaging opportunities directed to developing lifelong learners and champions for life. Our goal is to provide an experience which sparks curiosity and ignites passion while improving core skills through a wide range of fun yet challenging activities in the classroom, on the field, on the stage, in the computer lab or in the film room.

Each course in our summer curriculum is rooted in problem solving and critical thinking, an increasingly more valuable ability in the eyes of college admissions boards, as well as business and nonprofit leaders, at times considered more important than a particular undergraduate college degree path.

Summer@STH … academic achievement, personal growth and cultural exploration.

Incoming Freshmen 2018-02-20T16:57:00+00:00

Launch your path to success and accelerate your transition for the fall. Come join us at Summer@STH and make new friends before freshman year begins!

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High School Enrichment 2018-02-20T16:57:08+00:00

Summer@STH delivers a rich variety of engaging opportunities directed to developing lifelong learners and champions for life.

VIEW HIGH SCHOOL ENRICHMENT COURSES & CAMPS
Athletics 2018-02-26T17:27:19+00:00

Our summer camp commitment is consistent with the mission of Eagle athletics … that our athletes learn the valuable lessons of dedication, loyalty and discipline yielding more than just performance outcomes in their sport, but the lifelong reward of pride in their personal and program achievement.

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Credit Recovery 2018-05-30T14:45:42+00:00

Only for students who have failed a high school course during a semester of the previous academic year and are seeking recovery credit.

If a full year of credit recovery is required in Math or Science, students must register for the first semester of the course in the June session and the second semester during the July session.

All students must be present on the first day of class and write the final exam on the day assigned.

Attendance to all classes is required. Any student missing more than two (2) days of class in the three week period will receive a failing grade in the course and will be withdrawn without refund. Tardy three (3) times to class will equal one day’s absence. Class begins promptly at designated times.

Session 1: June 7 – June 27​, Monday – Friday, Weekdays

  • 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    Mathematics: Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Calculus
    English: I, II, III, IV
    Spanish: I
  • 11:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
    Science: Environmental Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
    Theology: I, II, III
    Social Studies: World Geography, World History, U.S. History, U.S. Government

Session 2: July 5 – July 25​, Monday – Friday, Weekdays

  • 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    Mathematics: Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Calculus
  • 11:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
    Science: Environmental Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics

*Please note that students must make their specific course selection during registration​.

Cost $465 Per Class. All needed materials provided except earbuds. Open to students from Houston area Catholic High Schools. Coed.

REGISTER HERE
High School Original Credit Courses 2018-02-28T15:51:53+00:00

Attention Eagles! Get a head start on the next academic year by taking courses this summer at St. Thomas.

Need room in your schedule for another AP class? Want to focus on more electives but don’t have the space?

This summer is a great opportunity to fulfill select graduation requirements before the 2018-19 semesters even begin.

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Leadership Camp GDK 2018-03-01T16:05:56+00:00

Camp GDK is a dynamic service leadership experience designed exclusively for STH incoming freshmen … rooted in the Basilian motto … Teach Me Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge … the bedrock of the school’s sacred mission for 118 years.

Led by acclaimed STH staff, Camp GDK provides a compass for the core values a young man of St. Thomas is expected to embrace … and then be positioned to share, teach and role model for others.

Incoming freshmen are strongly encouraged to discover why for generations the Eagle brotherhood is truly unlike any other … while gaining an authentic understanding that a leader’s greatness is found in service and bringing out greatness in others.

Start becoming a champion for life!

June 7, 8:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Cost is $50 per camper. Lunch and camp t-shirt included. Incoming STH freshmen only​.

REGISTER HERE
SMARTS Study Skills Enrichment Course 2018-03-01T16:07:14+00:00

Study Smarter, Not Harder!

St. Thomas is utilizing the most well­-researched study skills curriculum available, the SMARTS Executive Function Program,​ developed by Dr. Lynn Meltzer of the Research Institute for Learning and Development and the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

SMARTS …​ S​trategies, M​otivation, A​wareness, R​esilience, T​alents, S​uccess. This amazing resource is designed for all ability levels and identifies Executive Functioning strengths and challenges along with individual strategies for learning, as well as the why, where, when and how to use them.

Six major units of instruction are emphasized … including goal setting, flexible problem solving, organizing time and materials, accessing working memory and self­-monitoring.

Now is the time to seize the skills and strategies that will remove unnecessary stress from academic in high school and beyond. Discover and develop tools for time management, efficient note ­taking, textbook reading and tips for enhancing memory … along with streamlining your study habits to better complete assignments and improving your aptitude for recalling facts during exams.

The session culminates with the director of the St. Thomas Learning Enrichment Center, Caroline Becker, leading students through practical application of the course content utilizing their acquired knowledge with the provided organizational tools.   Students will master practical application skills and self advocacy to leverage a successful first semester and maximize their study hours on and off campus.

Study tools include all necessary supplies including the binder and desktop calendar, an $80 value.

Give yourself an edge!

STH Faculty: Rod Takacs, Dean of Students, and Caroline Becker, Director of Learning Enrichment Center

Choose One of Five Sessions:
Session 1: June 25 – 29, 3:15 – 5:45 p.m.
Session 2: July 9 – 13, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Session 3: July 9 – 13, 1:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Session 4: July 16 – 20, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Session 5: July 16 – 20, 12:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Cost is $295 per student. Binder Set included. Course is for rising 9th-10th graders. Co­ed.

REGISTER HERE
Parent Boot Camp 2018-05-21T14:56:07+00:00

Because we understand the transition from middle school to high school can be overwhelming for both students and parents, The Learning Enrichment Center (LEC) is hosting several Parent Boot Camp Sessions. In these sessions, Caroline Becker, Director of the LEC, will review with parents several organizational techniques learned by incoming freshmen during the summer SMARTS Study Skills course, which aid students in their pursuit of academic excellence at St. Thomas and beyond. By seeing these processes from your son’s perspective, you will be better equipped to support him with conscientious homework and study habits.

Parents … enroll your incoming freshman this summer in SMARTS Study Skills and yourself in Parent Boot Camp … help your son study smarter, not harder!

STH Faculty:  Caroline Becker, Director of Learning Enrichment Center

Choose One of Three Sessions:
Session 1:  July 24, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Session 2:  July 26, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Session 3:  August 7, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Cost is $10 per parent.  Materials provided.  For incoming freshmen parents.  

REGISTER HERE
English Bootcamp 2018-05-21T14:55:27+00:00

Regardless of their current reading and writing proficiency, students will advance their capabilities and refine both their style and technique in preparation for the high school classroom and beyond.

Students are immersed in critical grammar, punctuation and mechanics rules … MLA formatting for writing in high school and college … brainstorming and diagramming techniques before composing … culminating with a final-day comprehensive adventure utilizing all of these skills to solve a mystery.

STH Faculty: Jennifer McDonald, English Faculty

July 9 – 13, 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Cost is $220 per student. Incoming Freshmen Only. Co­ed.​

REGISTER HERE
Math Bootcamp 2018-05-21T14:55:19+00:00

Participants will further develop their problem solving and analytical skills while fostering a passion for refining strategies and solving real-world problems.

Students expand their knowledge, develop reasoning and apply existing knowledge in situations that are both challenging and exciting.

Important applications are introduced and emphasized as students engage in operations with fractions, factoring, graphing and probability, as well as exploring word problems, all designed to build confidence entering high school.

STH Faculty: Mary Cassaro, Math Faculty

July 9 – 13, 10:30 – 12:30 p.m.

Cost is $220 per student. Incoming Freshmen Only. Co­ed.​

REGISTER HERE
Health 2018-04-24T22:49:34+00:00

One semester Health credit.  Includes an extensive variety of topics centering on the development of the total social, physical and mental health of the student.

Objectives are to study how the body functions and how to keep healthy and disease-free … address and discuss differing moral issues such as teen pregnancy, alcohol and drug abuse, sexual diseases and AIDS … and increase injury and emergency awareness through first-aid, CPR and rescue breathing.

All students must be present on the first day of class and write the final exam on the day assigned.

Attendance to all classes is required. Any student missing more than two (2) days of class in the instructional period will receive a failing grade in the course and will be withdrawn without refund. Tardy three (3) times to class will equal one day’s absence. Class begins promptly at designated times.

This course will be reflected in the student’s GPA and will be a 1/2 health credit counted towards graduation requirements.

Choose from Two Sessions:
Session 1: June 6 – 26, Weekdays
7:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Session 2: July 5 – 25, Weekdays
7:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Cost is $600 per student.  Entering STH 9th-12th graders only.

REGISTER HERE
Computer Applications 2018-04-24T22:52:09+00:00

One semester Technology credit.  Students learn to use Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint, completing a major project at the end of each unit which integrates what they have learned.

All students must be present on the first day of class and write the final exam on the day assigned.

Attendance to all classes is required. Any student missing more than two (2) days of class in the instructional period will receive a failing grade in the course and will be withdrawn without refund. Tardy three (3) times to class will equal one day’s absence. Class begins promptly at designated times.

This course will be reflected in the student’s GPA and will be a 1/2 technology credit counted towards graduation requirements.

All STH students are required to take this course during the academic year or summer (or pass a proficiency test) before any other technology courses may be taken.

Choose from Two Sessions:
Session 1: June 6 – 26, Weekdays
12:15 – 4:15 p.m.

Session 2: July 5 – 25, Weekdays
12:15 – 4:15 p.m.

Cost is $600 per student.  Entering STH 9th-12th graders only.

Required book for course:
Shelly Cashman Microsoft Office 2016: Introductory
ISBN 978-1-305-87003-1

Book is purchased separately – $130 for a one-year access license and $30 for a six-month access license. Students should purchase the six-month license. Purchase is available through MBS Direct.

REGISTER HERE
Theater Performance Camp 2018-03-01T21:06:16+00:00

Do you have a flair for the dramatic? Have a sense of humor, like to make others laugh or cry? Do you have what it takes to command the stage or become the next big star?​​​

Our Theater Performance Camp captivates aspiring young actors and musical theater performers, sparking a curiosity and fueling a desire to reach their dreams.

Students entering grades 6­-12 will collaborate with STH Theater Director Dan Green who owns more than twenty years experience leading acclaimed STH productions, including recent performances of The Three Musketeers, The Addams Family Musical, West Side Story, Oklahoma!, Macbeth, Fiddler on the Roof, Beauty and the Beast and The Mouse That Roared.

The nine­-day highly orchestrated workshop focuses on having fun while stretching the performing talents of artists of all levels culminating in an exciting summer showcase.

STH Faculty: Dan Green, English Faculty/Drama Director

June 18 – 28, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost is $370 per camper. Co­ed.​​​

REGISTER HERE
Debate Camp 2018-05-21T14:45:31+00:00

This rewarding one-week camp for students entering grades 6-12 focuses on Public Forum Debate and is designed by acclaimed college preparatory faculty members to enhance basic oratory skills such as pacing, articulation and body language, all fundamental elements to deliver speeches and debate clearly, concisely and persuasively.

Whether a novice or experienced debater, all students are instructed with effective debate strategies rooted in logic and critical thinking, research and analysis, leadership and teamwork, rebuttals and summary.

The goal is for all campers to take ownership of their intellectual development, learn to read an audience and use creativity to persuade, as well as better express thoughts in academic work and college applications.

St. Thomas has assembled a team of renown instructors with deep expertise who have mentored award-winning results from the National Speech and Debate Association, Tournament of Champions, National Catholic Forensic League, Texas Forensics Association and Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools.

There’s no debate – gaining a greater command as a public speaker and the power of debate are increasingly valuable strengths for lifelong success. Let’s get started!

STH Faculty: Darrell Yarbrough, English Faculty/Speech and Forensics Team Director

July 23 – 27, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cost is $285 per camper. 
Co-ed.

Students may bring their own lunch or prepay $50 for a prepared lunch for the week at time of online registration.

REGISTER HERE
Film Camp 2018-03-01T16:15:48+00:00

Lights, camera, action … and you! Creative? Ambitious? Curious to try something exciting? Discover a hidden talent at the STH Film Camp while taking part in the creative process and appreciating the collaborative nature of the film medium.​​

Our film camp is designed for people with little or no experience in making films. The programs focus on the fundamental elements of visual storytelling that enable the participants to direct their own projects and gain a valuable thorough understanding of all aspects of filmmaking.​

Campers are grouped and divided into crews in this week-long workshop and learn to write, shoot, light and edit an original masterpiece. Each student is provided the opportunity to play a valuable role in the production of a film while receiving the hands-on instruction needed to perfect their craft … all culminating with a film festival that recognizes your accomplishments.​

STH Faculty: Dan Green, English Faculty/Drama Director

June 11 – 15, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost is $220 per student. Camp is for rising 9th-12th graders. Coed.

REGISTER HERE
Texas Quiz Bowl Eagle Camp 2018-03-01T21:04:41+00:00

Partnering with the acclaimed Texas Quiz Bowl Alliance and designed to make each and every camper a better and brighter academic competitor.

Well-rounded, naturally curious students from a wide spectrum of experience and abilities participate in individual, team and subject-specific buzzer tournaments,  mostly fielding questions drawn from academic subjects spanning history, geography, science, and humanities with dashes of sports and pop culture.

June 11 – 15, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Cost is $625 per camper.  Lunch included. Camp is for rising 5th-10th graders. Coed. 

REGISTER AT TEXAS QUIZ BOWL ALLIANCE
Eagle Band Camp 2018-03-01T16:16:02+00:00

Designed for students with prior musical experience who are registered for Band during the upcoming academic year to establish a baseline of expectations for performing at the high school level.

Activities include preparation of music, fundamental music drills as well as time to meet and engage with other incoming freshmen and returning Eagle Band members.

STH Faculty: Donald Thoede, Fine Arts Faculty and Band Director

July 23 – 27, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Cost is $165 per student. Available only to STH and IWA students registered for STH Band.

REGISTER HERE
Incoming Freshmen – Eagle Baseball Camp 2018-03-01T16:21:15+00:00

Prospective incoming STH freshmen baseball players are encouraged to join the acclaimed Eagle Baseball coaching staff and your future classmates at historic Fr. Wilson Field for an intensive three-day camp emphasizing fundamentals culminating with with a controlled scrimmage.

Each player must bring his own equipment including glove, bat, cleats/spikes, running shoes or turf shoes, hat, baseball pants, water bottle and any other equipment necessary to compete. Catchers must bring their own gear.

July 9 – 11, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
July 16 – 18, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Cost is $165 per athlete one session; $295 per athlete for both sessions. Incoming Eagle freshmen only.

REGISTER HERE
Required Summer Courses 2018-03-01T16:32:50+00:00

If your acceptance letter indicates a required summer course(s), the student must successfully complete the course(s) in order to continue as a St.Thomas student for the fall semester.

Students must register for the course(s) required in Pre-Algebra, Reading, and/or Language Arts, as designated by the letter. Class times will be assigned by St. Thomas based on availability and scheduling.

June 11 – 29, Monday – Friday
8:00 – 10:00 a.m., 10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. or 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost is $335 per course.

Students required to take two courses will have classes during two periods, and those required to take three courses will be committed to all three periods.

A schedule confirmation will be emailed by May 31.

Students must plan on being available for any of these class periods. Their summer schedule must be free of conflicts until their required summer courses schedule has been determined by St. Thomas.

REGISTER HERE
SMARTS Study Skills Enrichment Course 2018-03-01T16:07:14+00:00

Study Smarter, Not Harder!

St. Thomas is utilizing the most well­-researched study skills curriculum available, the SMARTS Executive Function Program,​ developed by Dr. Lynn Meltzer of the Research Institute for Learning and Development and the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

SMARTS …​ S​trategies, M​otivation, A​wareness, R​esilience, T​alents, S​uccess. This amazing resource is designed for all ability levels and identifies Executive Functioning strengths and challenges along with individual strategies for learning, as well as the why, where, when and how to use them.

Six major units of instruction are emphasized … including goal setting, flexible problem solving, organizing time and materials, accessing working memory and self­-monitoring.

Now is the time to seize the skills and strategies that will remove unnecessary stress from academic in high school and beyond. Discover and develop tools for time management, efficient note ­taking, textbook reading and tips for enhancing memory … along with streamlining your study habits to better complete assignments and improving your aptitude for recalling facts during exams.

The session culminates with the director of the St. Thomas Learning Enrichment Center, Caroline Becker, leading students through practical application of the course content utilizing their acquired knowledge with the provided organizational tools.   Students will master practical application skills and self advocacy to leverage a successful first semester and maximize their study hours on and off campus.

Study tools include all necessary supplies including the binder and desktop calendar, an $80 value.

Give yourself an edge!

STH Faculty: Rod Takacs, Dean of Students, and Caroline Becker, Director of Learning Enrichment Center

Choose One of Five Sessions:
Session 1: June 25 – 29, 3:15 – 5:45 p.m.
Session 2: July 9 – 13, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Session 3: July 9 – 13, 1:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Session 4: July 16 – 20, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Session 5: July 16 – 20, 12:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Cost is $295 per student. Binder Set included. Course is for rising 9th-10th graders. Co­ed.

REGISTER HERE
Theater Performance Camp 2018-03-01T21:06:16+00:00

Do you have a flair for the dramatic? Have a sense of humor, like to make others laugh or cry? Do you have what it takes to command the stage or become the next big star?​​​

Our Theater Performance Camp captivates aspiring young actors and musical theater performers, sparking a curiosity and fueling a desire to reach their dreams.

Students entering grades 6­-12 will collaborate with STH Theater Director Dan Green who owns more than twenty years experience leading acclaimed STH productions, including recent performances of The Three Musketeers, The Addams Family Musical, West Side Story, Oklahoma!, Macbeth, Fiddler on the Roof, Beauty and the Beast and The Mouse That Roared.

The nine­-day highly orchestrated workshop focuses on having fun while stretching the performing talents of artists of all levels culminating in an exciting summer showcase.

STH Faculty: Dan Green, English Faculty/Drama Director

June 18 – 28, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost is $370 per camper. Co­ed.​​​

REGISTER HERE
Debate Camp 2018-05-21T14:45:31+00:00

This rewarding one-week camp for students entering grades 6-12 focuses on Public Forum Debate and is designed by acclaimed college preparatory faculty members to enhance basic oratory skills such as pacing, articulation and body language, all fundamental elements to deliver speeches and debate clearly, concisely and persuasively.

Whether a novice or experienced debater, all students are instructed with effective debate strategies rooted in logic and critical thinking, research and analysis, leadership and teamwork, rebuttals and summary.

The goal is for all campers to take ownership of their intellectual development, learn to read an audience and use creativity to persuade, as well as better express thoughts in academic work and college applications.

St. Thomas has assembled a team of renown instructors with deep expertise who have mentored award-winning results from the National Speech and Debate Association, Tournament of Champions, National Catholic Forensic League, Texas Forensics Association and Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools.

There’s no debate – gaining a greater command as a public speaker and the power of debate are increasingly valuable strengths for lifelong success. Let’s get started!

STH Faculty: Darrell Yarbrough, English Faculty/Speech and Forensics Team Director

July 23 – 27, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cost is $285 per camper. 
Co-ed.

Students may bring their own lunch or prepay $50 for a prepared lunch for the week at time of online registration.

REGISTER HERE
Film Camp 2018-03-01T16:15:48+00:00

Lights, camera, action … and you! Creative? Ambitious? Curious to try something exciting? Discover a hidden talent at the STH Film Camp while taking part in the creative process and appreciating the collaborative nature of the film medium.​​

Our film camp is designed for people with little or no experience in making films. The programs focus on the fundamental elements of visual storytelling that enable the participants to direct their own projects and gain a valuable thorough understanding of all aspects of filmmaking.​

Campers are grouped and divided into crews in this week-long workshop and learn to write, shoot, light and edit an original masterpiece. Each student is provided the opportunity to play a valuable role in the production of a film while receiving the hands-on instruction needed to perfect their craft … all culminating with a film festival that recognizes your accomplishments.​

STH Faculty: Dan Green, English Faculty/Drama Director

June 11 – 15, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost is $220 per student. Camp is for rising 9th-12th graders. Coed.

REGISTER HERE
Texas Quiz Bowl Eagle Camp 2018-03-01T21:04:41+00:00

Partnering with the acclaimed Texas Quiz Bowl Alliance and designed to make each and every camper a better and brighter academic competitor.

Well-rounded, naturally curious students from a wide spectrum of experience and abilities participate in individual, team and subject-specific buzzer tournaments,  mostly fielding questions drawn from academic subjects spanning history, geography, science, and humanities with dashes of sports and pop culture.

June 11 – 15, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Cost is $625 per camper.  Lunch included. Camp is for rising 5th-10th graders. Coed. 

REGISTER AT TEXAS QUIZ BOWL ALLIANCE
Your Career Roadmap: Exploring Best Majors / Future Careers 2018-02-28T23:46:48+00:00

Did you know that exploring possible college majors and careers begins with exploring your own personality, interests and values? This two-day intensive, interactive workshop will include:

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Personality Assessment – Understanding your unique personality type will help in finding work activities, work environments and jobs that are a strong fit and lead to higher career satisfaction.

iStart Strong Interest Inventory – Through identification of your top interest areas, you will learn what types of jobs and work environments are most motivating and interesting to you.

Work Values Assessment – Values are qualities considered to be the most important guiding principles that help set priorities in your career and life. They are thought to provide a compass for setting goals and making decisions.

Career Goal Planning – Students will learn how to research college majors and careers, including using online resources and informational interviewing.

At the end of this workshop, students should have a strong understanding of their personality type, career interests, and work values, and be able to evaluate college majors and career possibilities based on this self-knowledge. They will walk away with official MBTI and iStart Strong reports, a list of career and college major exploration resources, and sample career “roadmaps.”

Workshop facilitator is a qualified MBTI and Strong practitioner, with 9 + years’ experience working with these assessments with both high school and college students. The MBTI and Strong Interest Inventory are widely used by colleges, universities, and private career counselors in guiding individuals in the career exploration process.

Facilitator: Shelley Richard, LPC

June 18 – 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Cost is $190 per student. Workshop is for rising 10th-12th graders. Coed.

Crafting College Application Essays 2018-03-01T16:16:21+00:00

Designed to equip students with the skills and techniques to craft engaging and persuasive personal statements and essays that will distinguish them during for the highly scrutinized and competitive college admissions process.

From brainstorming compelling topic selections to drafting, from cultivating a crisp writing style to editing and polishing, students are introduced to the value of their writing revealing their personality and character, who they are, not their activities.

Students also learn to effectively navigate the prompts from both the Common Application and the Apply Texas application.

After individual student essays have been written, a second subsequent one-on-one session with the specialist will be scheduled for evaluation, consultation and suggestions for improvement.

STH Faculty: Laura Speck, Writing Specialist

Choose from four sessions:
June 25, 9:30 a.m. or 11:00 a.m.
July 23, 9:30 a.m. or 11:00 a.m.

Cost is $25 per student.  Workshop is for STH students entering grade 12.

REGISTER HERE
STH Band Camp 2018-02-28T23:45:12+00:00

Designed for returning STH band members to best prepare for the upcoming year. Activities include selection of music, themes for the shows and fundamentals of music, as well as a time to meet and engage with incoming freshmen.

STH Faculty: Donald Thoede, Fine Arts Department/Band Director

July 23 – 27, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Cost is $165 per camper. STH students only. IWA students in the STH Band may also participate.

High School – Iron Eagle Strength & Conditioning 2018-02-28T23:38:40+00:00

Athletes build confidence in the weightroom and develop commitment that leads to team success and enhanced individual performance, all while creating an understanding of the value of training, agility and conditioning.

Athletes train in the 2nd floor weight room in Reckling Gymnasium​.

This is a non-contact program. Workout gear consists of field turf cleats and rubber-soled athletic shoes, t-shirt, athletic shorts, socks and supporter.

The Gatorade program will provide all Iron Eagle athletes with Gatorade drinks and protein shakes after workouts.

June 4 – July 20, Monday-Thursday
Off week, July 2-6

Session 1: 7:00 – 9:00 a.m. Returning Eagle Football players
Session 1: 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Incoming Freshmen Eagle Football players
Session 1: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Incoming freshmen and returning Eagle Soccer players
Session 1: 6:00 – 8:00 a.m. or 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Incoming freshmen and returning Eagle Cross Country or Track athletes

Cost is $285 per athlete.

High School – STH Team Summer Workouts 2018-05-21T14:39:13+00:00

Eagle Baseball – incoming freshmen only

July 9 – 11, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
July 16 – 18, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Cost is $165 per athlete one session; $295 per athlete for both sessions.

Eagle Basketball – incoming freshmen and sub-varsity athletes only

June 11 – 22, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
June 25 – 29, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
July 5 – 6, Thursday, Friday, 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Cost is $165 per athlete.

Eagle Lacrosse – incoming freshmen and returning athletes only

June 26 – July 19, Tuesday, Thursday, 11 a.m.– 12:30 p.m., Weight Room
Off week July 2 – 6

July 23 – 27, Monday – Friday, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., On the field
July 30 – 31, Monday, Tuesday, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., On the field

Cost is $165 per athlete.

Eagle Rugby – incoming freshmen and returning athletes only

Dates coming soon.

Cost is $165 per athlete.

Eagle Wrestling – incoming freshmen and returning athletes only

June 26 – July 19, Tuesday – Thursday, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Cost is $165 per athlete.

Incoming Freshmen – Eagle Baseball Camp 2018-03-01T16:21:15+00:00

Prospective incoming STH freshmen baseball players are encouraged to join the acclaimed Eagle Baseball coaching staff and your future classmates at historic Fr. Wilson Field for an intensive three-day camp emphasizing fundamentals culminating with with a controlled scrimmage.

Each player must bring his own equipment including glove, bat, cleats/spikes, running shoes or turf shoes, hat, baseball pants, water bottle and any other equipment necessary to compete. Catchers must bring their own gear.

July 9 – 11, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
July 16 – 18, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Cost is $165 per athlete one session; $295 per athlete for both sessions. Incoming Eagle freshmen only.

REGISTER HERE
Health 2018-04-24T22:49:34+00:00

One semester Health credit.  Includes an extensive variety of topics centering on the development of the total social, physical and mental health of the student.

Objectives are to study how the body functions and how to keep healthy and disease-free … address and discuss differing moral issues such as teen pregnancy, alcohol and drug abuse, sexual diseases and AIDS … and increase injury and emergency awareness through first-aid, CPR and rescue breathing.

All students must be present on the first day of class and write the final exam on the day assigned.

Attendance to all classes is required. Any student missing more than two (2) days of class in the instructional period will receive a failing grade in the course and will be withdrawn without refund. Tardy three (3) times to class will equal one day’s absence. Class begins promptly at designated times.

This course will be reflected in the student’s GPA and will be a 1/2 health credit counted towards graduation requirements.

Choose from Two Sessions:
Session 1: June 6 – 26, Weekdays
7:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Session 2: July 5 – 25, Weekdays
7:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Cost is $600 per student.  Entering STH 9th-12th graders only.

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Computer Applications 2018-04-24T22:52:09+00:00

One semester Technology credit.  Students learn to use Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint, completing a major project at the end of each unit which integrates what they have learned.

All students must be present on the first day of class and write the final exam on the day assigned.

Attendance to all classes is required. Any student missing more than two (2) days of class in the instructional period will receive a failing grade in the course and will be withdrawn without refund. Tardy three (3) times to class will equal one day’s absence. Class begins promptly at designated times.

This course will be reflected in the student’s GPA and will be a 1/2 technology credit counted towards graduation requirements.

All STH students are required to take this course during the academic year or summer (or pass a proficiency test) before any other technology courses may be taken.

Choose from Two Sessions:
Session 1: June 6 – 26, Weekdays
12:15 – 4:15 p.m.

Session 2: July 5 – 25, Weekdays
12:15 – 4:15 p.m.

Cost is $600 per student.  Entering STH 9th-12th graders only.

Required book for course:
Shelly Cashman Microsoft Office 2016: Introductory
ISBN 978-1-305-87003-1

Book is purchased separately – $130 for a one-year access license and $30 for a six-month access license. Students should purchase the six-month license. Purchase is available through MBS Direct.

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Geometry 2018-04-24T22:53:18+00:00

Full year academic credit.  This standard first course covers the required concepts of Euclidean Geometry including definitions, postulates and theorems.  Areas of study include angles, parallel lines, congruent and similar triangles, rectilinear figures, polygons, circles and arc, and the Pythagorean Theorem.  Special topics covered include coordinate and spatial geometry, introductory trigonometry, and constructions and loci.

In addition to including problems which serve to review algebra, the process of “proving” theorems is introduced.  

Students who take this original credit course must have met the course pre-requisites of a 93 or higher in Algebra I or an 87 or higher in Accelerated Algebra I.

All students must be present on the first day of class and write the final exam on the day assigned.

Attendance to all classes is required. Any student missing more than two (2) days of class in either summer session will receive a failing grade in the course and will be withdrawn without refund. Tardy three (3) times to class will equal one day’s absence. Class begins promptly at designated times.

Students are required to attend both summer sessions and complete 30 hours of online work between sessions through UT High School.

This course is officially a UT High School course and will be a transfer credit to St. Thomas. The course will be online and facilitated by a St. Thomas faculty member.  The coursework, other than the 30 hours completed between sessions, must be completed under the supervision and instruction of the St. Thomas faculty member.  This course will not be included in the student’s G.P.A. but the full year credit for Geometry will count towards graduation requirements. Upon completion of the course and based on performance, the student will be placed into either Algebra II/Trigonometry or Advanced Algebra II/Trigonometry.

Students must receive their math teacher’s recommendation before registering for course.

Students must attend both sessions:
Session 1: June 6 – 26, Weekdays
12:15 – 4:15 p.m.

Session 2: July 5 – 25, Weekdays
12:15 – 4:15 p.m.

Cost is $1200 per student. All needed materials provided except earbuds. Entering STH 9th-12th graders only.

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Credit Recovery 2018-05-30T14:45:42+00:00

Only for students who have failed a high school course during a semester of the previous academic year and are seeking recovery credit.

If a full year of credit recovery is required in Math or Science, students must register for the first semester of the course in the June session and the second semester during the July session.

All students must be present on the first day of class and write the final exam on the day assigned.

Attendance to all classes is required. Any student missing more than two (2) days of class in the three week period will receive a failing grade in the course and will be withdrawn without refund. Tardy three (3) times to class will equal one day’s absence. Class begins promptly at designated times.

Session 1: June 7 – June 27​, Monday – Friday, Weekdays

  • 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    Mathematics: Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Calculus
    English: I, II, III, IV
    Spanish: I
  • 11:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
    Science: Environmental Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
    Theology: I, II, III
    Social Studies: World Geography, World History, U.S. History, U.S. Government

Session 2: July 5 – July 25​, Monday – Friday, Weekdays

  • 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    Mathematics: Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Calculus
  • 11:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
    Science: Environmental Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics

*Please note that students must make their specific course selection during registration​.

Cost $465 Per Class. All needed materials provided except earbuds. Open to students from Houston area Catholic High Schools. Coed.

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