2710 N. WATER ST. DECATUR, IL 62526 (217) 875-2431

It is our goal to educate the St. Teresa community to lead others, and ourselves, in a more virtuous life. We are following a "virtue of the week" program to help us refocus on this mission, and to be better examples to others in our community.

Every Monday we will share the "virtue of the week" and ask that you join us in reflecting and implementing it into your daily lives. Learning to Lead


ACT Preparation Course

St. Teresa normally offers a special program to accommodate the growing demand for preparation for the ACT test. Two faculty members teach a preparatory course in the four disciplines that are tested on the ACT Examination: English, Reading, Mathematics, and Science Reasoning. This course covers a comprehensive review of vital subject matter in each discipline, and instructors also work with students on alleviating test anxiety, learning how to better read and understand the types of questions in each discipline, and practicing timed-testing to cover all questions in a given time period.

Classes are generally held from 7:10 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. each morning, Monday through Thursday, and some Fridays, at St. Teresa High School. Because this is a “zero hour” course offered before the school day begins, it does not interfere with any extracurricular activities or weekend plans.

Classes normally begin in late February and continue until just before the April ACT exam date. Textbooks can be purchased from the school.

Enrolling in this preparatory course better enables students to achieve the highest possible scores on this test. Offering the course is just one more step in St. Teresa’s dedication to help each student reach his or her potential.


If you are interested in retaking that ACT or SAT exams you can register online. The St.Teresa school code for both exams is 141565. You can register and get free practice exams at the ACT and SAT websites. NEW THIS YEAR: You are required to submit a photo of yourself for id purposes. Both ACT and SAT require photos.


Register for the SAT at www.sat.collegeboard.org


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Phone: (217) 875-2431 (main office)
Fax: (217) 875-2436

Email: stadmin@st-teresahs.org


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