Educational Experience

St. Teresa’s Academy has a legacy of educating and molding successful women. We take pride in knowing the young women who enter these doors leave as confident, well-educated individuals ready to meet life’s challenges and prepared to change the world. At STA, you’ll find a culture of support, acceptance and encouragement that will help you succeed and become more secure in your abilities.

You’ll also find aspects of the STA education that, in combination, will provide you with an amazing educational experience you won’t find anywhere else.

From our innovative, college-like campus to travel, distance-learning opportunities and much more, there are so many reasons to choose STA.

Students submerge themselves in new cultures and broaden their views of the world through mission trips and travel-abroad initiatives. Recent international trips have included extensive travel in Japan, China, Spain and more. Learn about upcoming educational educational travel opportunities.

 

Through the use of the Windmoor Center’s high-tech classrooms, students have access to distance learning opportunities through state-of-the-art audio and video conferencing equipment. For example, students connect with their STA instructor in China to learn Mandarin. Advanced students also have access to online courses offered through One Schoolhouse and Online School for Girls. This connects students worldwide through relevant and engaging coursework beyond the STA campus.

Every student receives a customized device loaded with the latest software and books. Learn more about this device. A fully wireless campus allows students to conduct research, take online tests, communicate with peers and teachers, and submit assignments from anywhere on or off campus. In some cases, electronic textbooks have replaced conventional textbooks, lightening the weight of student backpacks.

The eMentoring program matches juniors and seniors to other female professional mentors in more than 20 different career fields across the country. This program offers students the opportunity to explore potential career paths and the skills needed to succeed in that career. Through personal insight and knowledge, students are better able to define their educational and career paths.