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PK-8|Private
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School leader:  Ellen Stemler
5810 Carpenter Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311

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(515) 277-0178
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"St. Theresa is an academically progressive, STEM-certified, Catholic school. "

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Religious, Science, Service learning, Social justice
  • Arts
    Band, Choir / Chorus, Vocal lessons / coaching, Drama...
  • Sports
    Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross country, Football, Track...
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41 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · February 19, 2016
Social Justice Week, STEM with all students, Robotics, HyperStream, First Lego League, Engineering is Elementary, A world in Motion, Project Lead the Way, STEM Camps, hands on learning everyday with every student! I love it all! My kids really... more

Develops honesty: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · December 11, 2015
St theresa is a pbis and strives to live these values in everything they do. No person or place is perfect and this is a wonderful place to grow together.

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Submitted by a parent · December 11, 2015
Social-emotional, physical, academic, and spiritual well-being are all positively supported and achieved. Very welcoming environment and inclusive in all school activities and community life.

Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · December 11, 2015
I want to thank Mrs. Mohrfeld, Ms. Lyddon, and Miss Tabitha, Miss Bridget all the preK & daycare staff for helping my son transition to St. Theresa 4 year old preK and daycare. it hasn't been easy and I'm so thankful to have partners in helping... more

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For over 60 years St. Theresa has been a strong, faith-filled community. Student to teacher ratio is 12:1. We offer wrap-around childcare starting at 3 years old, 4 certified STEM-trained teachers, Lego League, garden, and active Youth Ministry programs. Students seeking extracurricular activities will find academic, athletic, and recreational clubs including Girls on the Run and both Boy and Girl Scouts.

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St Theresa School
5810 Carpenter Avenue, Des Moines, IA  50311
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 41 reviews. (515) 277-0178
Last modified St Theresa School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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