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

St. Teresa High School is an accredited Catholic college preparatory secondary school serving the Decatur, Illinois area. Sharing in the educational mission of the Church, it is committed to offering excellent education and developing a community of faith. St. Teresa provides a faith-based, disciplined environment which fosters academic achievement, independent thinking, moral integrity, and service to community. more

Catholic Schools Week Activities

Catholic Schools Week Schedule

St. Teresa High School


Monday, Jan. 28—FYI DAY

Dress like a Fine, Young, and Intelligent Student! Wear dress clothes to school. No

shorts, no jeans, no low-cut tops. MASS will be celebrated on a 10:00 a.m. Assembly schedule.


Tuesday, Jan. 29—FREE LUNCH DAY

Lori Kearns will speak on “Challenges and Growth” at a 1:44 assembly. Free lunch to all

students—Chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, corn, and brownies. Dress in class color

shirts today: black for seniors, orange for juniors, blue for sophomores, and green for freshmen.

Bottoms must be uniform pants or jeans.


Wednesday, Jan. 30—SALAD DRESSING DAY

Dress in jeans and shirts that reflect your favorite salad dressing: RANCH (Western style

shirts, etc.); THOUSAND ISLAND (Hawaiian shirts, etc.); FRENCH or ITALIAN (be creative, but

be decent—no low cut shirts, etc.)


Thursday, Jan. 31—APOSTLE DAY

Wear “toga” style dressing OVER a shirt and pants or jeans. All students MUST wear

full tops and bottoms under the toga dress.



Students may pay $1.00 to our charity and wear clothing appropriate to our Spirit Day dress code. Afternoon assembly begins at 1:04, featuring class competitions and a faculty senior volleyball game. Any student contributing $10.00 or more to our charity may choose one of several volunteer faculty members to participate in our “Pie in the Face” game.


Our chosen charity is GOOD SAMARITAN INN.




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

Email: stadmin@st-teresahs.org


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