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Summer Playdates at the Park
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May 31, 2019May 31, 2019

Summer Playdates at the Park

All St. Thomas of Villanova School families, alumni, parishioners and friends are invited to stay in touch all summer long! Meet us at Oak Park (corner of Clark and Anderson) at 6 pm every Wednesday this summer June 12-August 7. Keep in touch with old friends, plus meet and greet our newest families and learn...

Principal Mary Brinkman Honored at NCEA
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April 26, 2019May 3, 2019

Principal Mary Brinkman Honored at NCEA

St. Thomas of Villanova Principal Mary Brinkman was awarded the “Grace Under Pressure” Award from the Archdiocese of Chicago at the National Catholic Education Association (NCEA) 2019 conference held at McCormick Place in Chicago April 23-25.   According to the Archdiocese, “the role of the principal is enormously challenging, and school leaders often face unexpected...

A ‘Not So Silent’ Christmas Program at STV School
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December 20, 2018May 3, 2019

A ‘Not So Silent’ Christmas Program at STV School

Preschool-8th Grade Students Delighted Audiences with Musical Holiday Cheer Dec 20, 2018 10:25 am ET | Updated Dec 20, 2018 10:33 am ET On December 19th, St. Thomas of Villanova Catholic Church in Palatine was bursting at the seams with Christmas cheer, as family and friends gathered to watch the 58th annual Christmas Program, performed by students...

8th Grade Boys Basketball Northwest Catholic Conference Tournament
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December 15, 2018January 22, 2019

8th Grade Boys Basketball Northwest Catholic Conference Tournament

St. Thomas of Villanova Catholic School in Palatine hosted the Northwest Catholic Conference 8th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament, where eight teams faced off in a thrilling, bracket-style competition that kept fans on the edge of the bleachers. Under the direction of Head Coach Todd Hill and Assistant Coaches Matt Hamilton and and Mike Nix, the...

Tree Lighting & Santa’s Workshop
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December 7, 2018January 22, 2019

Tree Lighting & Santa’s Workshop

Community invited to Santa’s Workshop and Tree Lighting Events at St.Thomas of Villanova School St. Thomas of Villanova Catholic School invites the community to two festive events certain to bring holiday cheer. Santa’s Workshop & Mrs. Claus Café will take place Friday, December 7th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the Rowley Activity Center....

7th Graders at Camp Timber-lee
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November 15, 2018January 22, 2019

7th Graders at Camp Timber-lee

The Seventh Grade class at St. Thomas of Villanova Catholic School experienced the epitome of hands-on learning when they embarked on their annual November field trip to Camp Timber-lee, a Christian summer camp located in East Troy, Wisconsin. This highly-anticipated three-day overnight trip included educational opportunities that surpassed the four walls of the classroom, like...

STV Students Visit St. Joseph’s Home
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October 31, 2018January 22, 2019

STV Students Visit St. Joseph’s Home

Annual Halloween Luncheon Fun for all Ages Nov 1, 2018 7:29 pm ET | Updated Nov 1, 2018 7:31 pm ET On October 31, 2018, St. Thomas of Villanova Catholic School students in kindergarten, first and second grades brought spooky fun and warm smiles to residents at St. Joseph’s Home for the Elderly, operated by Little Sisters...

Palatine Hometown Parade
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June 30, 2018January 22, 2019

Palatine Hometown Parade

The Hometown Parade was 6/30/2016. Everyone came together that morning wearing navy spirit wear in participation. We look forward to a larger crowd next year! Family and friends welcome!