Three teams of St. Teresa’s Academy students swept the eCYBMISSION competition with first, second, and honorable mention awards among 9th graders for the state of Missouri. This is the second year in a row that St. Teresa’s has earned the top three spots. The first place team of Clara Truebner, Alaina Durone, Georgia Terrill, and Katherine Miller was also named a regional finalist.
The St. Teresa’s Academy English department is pleased to honor senior Cecilia Torres with the first annual Capstone Award for her project on Kansas City's urban blight and land bank restoration. The Award recognizes Cecilia for her stellar research, dedicated problem solving, and quality writing. She received a $1,000 award for her exceptional work.
May 5, 2020
Two accomplished STA graduates have come together in Mayor Quinton Lucas’s office, each bringing their expertise to contribute to the intricate workings of the government in Kansas City, MO.
On February 29, Sister Rosemary Flanigan, CSJ, and Sister Barbara Moore, CSJ, presented “Sisters of Selma: The March to Dismantle Racism Continues” at St. Teresa’s Academy. Nearly 200 guests attended this “Linger Over Breakfast” event, sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph.
Olivia DeSantis, class of 2020
STA students researched data and policy behind Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas's policy goals. The students’ research culminated with an in-person interview with the Mayor on the STA campus.