Welcome Back to School

Wednesday, August 17, 2022


*Welcome to St. Thomas School.  First day of school (PK-8th) will be tomorrow.  We can’t wait to see everyone tomorrow morning.  Parents are welcome to stay for morning announcements in the Robert H. Trost Gym tomorrow morning starting at 8:15 a.m.


*Boohoo/Yahoo Breakfast for Parents…STS parents are welcome to stop by the John Schumacher Gym after dropping off their student(s) on Thursday morning (8/18). PTO will have coffee/donuts available for parents to kick off the new school year. See attached flyer for times and details.


*St. Thomas School’s PTO is looking for junior high students, high school students, young adults, and/or grandparents to help volunteer with childcare during their monthly PTO meetings at St. Thomas School.  If you or someone you know is interested, please contact Ray Zumbahlen at rayzumbahlen@gmail.com at your earliest convenience.


*PTO is in the process of compiling a list/database of subject matter experts willing to assist our teachers in the classroom with various topics. Teachers will be able to search and utilize these contacts to assist with curriculum planning and engage with family and community members as well. If you would be willing to share your talents as a guest speaker or subject matter expert, we invite you to complete the form via this link  https://forms.gle/tnEo97LxTYVHpucp7 . Please go to this website before Monday morning if possible. 


*St. Thomas School collects used printer cartridges all year to recycle for coupons to use towards the purchase of office/teacher supplies.  If you or your company have any to recycle, please leave them in the school office.  Thank you for your support.


*Calendar/Raffle Tickets….our winner for Friday, August 5th was Jared & Mandy Crowe.  They won $100.  It was sold by the Crowe family.  Congratulations!


*Calendar/Raffle Tickets….our winner for Monday, August 8th was Barney Thinnes.  He won $50.  It was sold by the Thinnes family.  Congratulations!


*Calendar/Raffle Tickets….our winner for Monday, August 15th was Anthony & Kierstin Evans.  They won $50.  It was sold by the Herriott family.  Congratulations!


 Thursday, August 18th

*First Day of School (PK-8th)

*7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m.—Boohoo/Yahoo Breakfast for Parents/John Schumacher Gym

*11:45 a.m.—Early Dismissal (K-8th)

*Preschool is in school all day

*No Dismissal Bus (K-8th)


Friday, August 19th

*Bus Service Available

*First Full Day of School (K-8th)

*8:30 a.m.—Children’s Mass (K-8th)/St. Thomas Church/Mass Intention will be for John & Mary Schumacher/All are Welcome/Will be Live Streamed through our school website.


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