Tag Archives: St. Teresa’s Academy

A new president at the helm of St. Teresa’s Academy

By Marty DenzerCatholic Key Associate Editor KANSAS CITY — Siabhan May-Washington, Ph.D., became the 25th president of St. Teresa’s Academy in July, succeeding Nan Bone, who retired following 12 years of service to STA, at the end of the 2018-19 academic year. The Kansas City native, youngest of seven children, attended St. Joseph’s School and […]

St. Teresa’s breaks ground for the future

Despite May 4 dawning a drippy, windy day, a crowd gathered at St. Teresa’s Academy as ground was broken for a new ministry center.

Catholic education a beacon of light to Pediatrics professor

Dr. Anne Vangarsse sat in her office at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, surrounded by framed diplomas, family photos and the paperwork of a teaching physician.

St. Teresa’s Academy celebrates sesquicentennial

How many of us attended “STA,” have mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters, cousins, nieces, daughters or granddaughters among the alumni?

U.S. martyrs in El Salvador met terror with love, faith

Afraid? They were absolutely terrified, said Marie Dennis, co-president of Pax Christi International.

A new chapel and classroom building at St. Teresa’s Academy

St. Teresa’s Academy, under the sponsorship of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, opened Aug. 4, 1866, at 11th and Washington streets.

Happy centennial birthday to well-remembered St. Teresa’s teacher

“I am that girl whom you tried to teach exactly 70 years ago.”

July 16, 2020
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph