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Advent Prayer Service on December 13

Advent Prayer Service on December 13

Allow us to share in the true Spirit of Christmas Giving thanks through Violin, Dance and Song! Advent Prayer Service “Full Dress Rehearsal” Wednesday, December 13, 2017 10:00 AM Witness 130 students playing violin, liturgical praise dancing and singing! Our students are eager to share our holistic […]

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Weekly Newsletter – November 30, 2017

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE This Sunday we start Advent, the Christian season of waiting and preparing for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. We invite you to prepare for Christmas with something special this year; perhaps an advent wreath in the home, a special family meal and prayer […]

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Weekly Newsletter – November 16, 2017

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE Thanksgiving is coming. Take some time with your family to Thank God for blessings big and small in your lives. THANKSGIVING BREAK Enjoy some family time and rest from Wednesday, 22 November until Sunday, 26 November. NO EXTENDED DAY ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21 Due to […]

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Weekly Newsletter – November 9, 2017

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE St Martin De Porres: “Martin’s childhood was spent in poverty. However, in spite of the poor surroundings his mother taught him the Christian virtues of modesty, humility, and charity. All his life Martin had great compassion for the poor and needy.” Our children learn the […]

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Living Science Room

Living Science Room

This beautiful photo was taken by teacher, Mary Migalla, of a monarch released by our middle school class. This beautiful butterfly used our sanctuary to fuel-up for that long trip south. The students are enjoying our new living science room and outdoor market place!!! The butterflies are […]

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Weekly Newsletter – October 4, 2017

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE This month we will teach the students about the Rosary. This meditative prayer reflects on the life of Jesus and is a tradition that was passed down from St. Dominic in 1214. Your students should be able to tell you the prayers and mysteries of […]

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New Window Stone Dropping Presentation on CBS

CBS St. Louis shared a YouTube video of Ameren’s stone dropping presentation which demonstrated our new unbreakable windows.

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STBCS Window Project Featured on Channel 5!

Channel 5 recently featured our window project! Watch the segment below or on their website HERE.

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Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School receives $20,000 grant from Ameren Illinois

Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School has received a $20,000 grant from Ameren Illinois! Ameren IL employees Mr. Larry and Mr. Barry visited us recently to provide “My Safe City” education about being safe with electricity.  

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Middle-class families most likely to benefit from Illinois tax credit scholarships, expert says

By CAMILLE PHILLIPS • SEP 22, 2017 Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School in East St. Louis is one of hundreds of private schools in Illinois that could see a financial boost from the state’s new tax credit scholarship program. More than 90 percent of the families who […]

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