SCHOOL PROFILE

Administrator:   Fr. E. Daniel Sweeney  
Principal:             Mr. Jonathan M. Cuniak

 

Saint Therese School is a Catholic Elementary School of the Diocese of Pittsburgh, located in suburban Munhall, Pennsylvania.  Our school serves students from Three Year Preschool through 8th grade and has been a ministry of Saint Therese of Lisieux Parish since 1954.  Our highly qualified, experienced faculty hold Pennsylvania Certification and meet all requirements set forth by the Diocese of Pittsburgh. 
 

Students attend from Saint Therese Parish and the following parishes without a Catholic school: Resurrection, Saint Rita, Christ the Light of the World, Saint Maximilian Kolbe, Holy Angels, and St. Stephen. We welcome students who are not members of a Catholic parish.  Students are primarily residents of Steel Valley, West Mifflin and City of Pittsburgh School Districts. 

 

School Buildings

  • Early Childhood Building for Preschool with Classrooms and Activity Rooms

  • 21 Classrooms in Main Building including an Art Room and Music Room

  • 2 Fully Networked Computer Labs and 2 portable labs

  • Smartboards in Every Classroom

  • Activity Building that Houses a Gym and Cafeteria
     

Early Childhood Programs

  • Half Day Three Year Old Preschool  (Tuesday and Thursday) 

  • Full and Half Day Four Year Old Preschool  (Monday, Wednesday, Friday) 

  • Full and Half Day Kindergarten
     

Allegheny Intermediate Unit Support Services

  • Remedial Reading and Math Instruction

  • Speech

  • Counseling
     

Curriculum

  • Catholic Faith Formation

  • Tradition of Academic Excellence

  • Small Class Sizes

  • K-8 Spanish and Computer Instruction

  • Academic Support Program

  • Standardized Achievement Testing Program
     

Safe Environment

  • Strong Catholic Identity

  • Health Services

  • Wellness Program

  • All school personnel and volunteers have mandated state clearances and diocesan requirements.

  • We are in compliance with the diocesan safety and security policies.
     

Successful Athletic Programs

  • Basketball Boys and Girls Teams

  • Jump Start Basketball and cheerleading for Younger Students

  • Cheerleading

  • Golf

  • Cross Country and Track
     

Extracurricular Activities

  • Chess Club

  • Spring Musical

  • Catholic Schools Week Activities

  • Family Fun Activities
     

Service to Others

  • Saint Therese Food Bank

  • Chimbote, Peru

  • Saint Therese Parish Christmas Outreach

  • Outreach Support to those in Need: National and Local Emergency Needs

  • Classroom Projects

  • Appalachian Work Camp
     

After School Care Program

  • 2:15 p.m. to 6 p.m.

 

 

 

Saint Therese of Lisieux School      3 St. Therese Court     Munhall, Pennsylvania 15120      412/462-8163