Elizabeth Baker, EdD

Principal for Student Affairs

Appointed in 2015

816.501.0011 ext. 133

“The environment at STA reinforces that learning from a Catholic perspective helps keep social justice at the forefront for all subjects.”


Doctor of Education
Educational Administration
University of Missouri-Kansas City

Educational Specialist
Educational Administration
University of Central Missouri

Master of Arts
Educational Administration
University of Notre Dame

Master of Science
Education / Curriculum & Instruction
Central Missouri State University

Bachelor of Arts
Secondary Education
University of Missouri-Kansas City


FLAME Award Honoring Service to Special Needs Students – 2011
Foundation of Inclusive Religious Education (FIRE)

Educator of Achievement – 1999
Missouri Council for Private Education (MO-CAPE)

Sister Cities Three Trails Committee Scholarship to Oregon City – 1993


Baker, E. (March, 2005). Sacred Hoops: Spiritual Lessons of a Hardwood Warrior. Catholic Education: A Journal of Inquiry and Practice, vol. 8, no. 3, 2005, p. 393+. Gale Academic OneFile
Baker, E. (2014). Exploring meanings of professional development: Teacher perspectives. (3626382) [Doctoral dissertation, University of Missouri-Kansas City]. ProQuest Dissertation Publication.