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2 can Tuesday!

STV students filled our parish food pantry shelves! More than 650 nonperishables were collected this month. The 3rd grade led the pack by collecting more than 17 items per student. They won an out-of-uniform day, Toucan Sam, and the candy-filled pinata. The 6th grade thanks everyone for their support all year!

STV Brings Home the Gold!

Sam Buchholz (8th grade), Danny Carson (7th grade), Eddie Padden (7th grade) and Brittany Padden (7th grade) participated in the Illinois Junior Academy of Science State Fair held May 4 at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. All four students earned gold medals for their projects : Sam Buchholz, Location, Direction and Light Pollution Levels (Astronomy);… Read More »

8th Graders Take to the Skies!

The 8th graders flexed their wings by building and flying model airplanes this week with the help of Mike McGee, a long time volunteer at STV School and his friends from several model plane clubs.  The 8th graders constructed the Dart model plane of paper and balsa wood with a plastic propeller and a rubber band… Read More »