Located in Springwood, St Thomas Aquinas is a co-educational Catholic school committed to providing a comprehensive education from Kindergarten to Year 6. We offer a balanced and caring learning environment focused on the needs of each child. Our school community is committed to living our motto, Love One Another.
Enrolling at St Thomas Aquinas primary is a chance for your family to be part of our story too! More...
At St Thomas Aquinas we are proud to offer our students and their families more than a place at a school - we welcome them into a dynamic learning community that has a strong foundation in faith. More...
We warmly welcome new families to join our school community. Enquiries and enrolment applications for all grades are welcome any time of the year, although the main enrolment period is between March and May in the year before your child will start at our school.
What’s on More news
24 Sep 2022
Year 5 have had fun learning about Australia Federation, culminating in a re-enactment of the Constitution Convention, we loved their deep wondering, “Where were the women?” “Only people of European decent?” “No Aboriginal people?” “Only land owners?”
23 Sep 2022
The MacKillop Athletics Carnival was at Sydney Olympic Park on Wednesday 21 September. Congratulations to our Year 4 athletes James and Jack. James showed a great deal of strength in the shotput and Jack showed great endurance in the 1500m. Well done to Lucas who came 7th in the 100m final and Eli who gave it his all in a nail biting run, awarding him 4th place in the 800m. Chloe performed very well in all of her events and will now continue on to the NSWPSSA State Athletics Championships. Congratulations Chloe on finishing 3rd place in the senior girls 800m. Both the senior boys and girls relay teams made it through to the finals and powered home just like they had done in the many practice runs that they trained so hard for. Out of a whopping 16 teams, the Senior boys finished 7th place overall and the Senior girls team in 6th place overall. Senior Boys Team: Hugo, Thomas, Eli and Lucas. Senior Girls Team: Mackenzie, Bella, Annabelle and Chloe. Congratulations to all of our MacKillop athletes, we are very proud of you!
22 Sep 2022
Look out for our school featured in the Blue Mountains Gazette. Year 5 and 6 enjoying Mountains Live with our friends in neighbouring Catholic Schools. https://www.bluemountainsgazette.com.au/story/7906225/mountains-live-with-the-sound-of-music/?fbclid=IwAR3V6s9ZPKKzfmdfN9h3TbyqUg3BWU04fl_GeEMc6N2IASRQDurNzN4wVSE
22 Sep 2022
“Bring a Parent to School Day” Year 6 and their families throughly enjoyed their day yesterday. The students had the chance to show off their talents and rope their families into a few challenges, concluding with a picnic lunch. A truely wonderful way to celebrate the end of term. Congratulations 🥳 🙌🏻 Year 6.
21 Sep 2022
This year, Year 5 and 6 students were invited to be part of the Guard of Honour for the graduating students of St Columba’s. These students were the buddies of our current Year 6 students when they were in Kindergarten! Thank you to St Columba’s for inviting us to be part of such a special celebration and a big Congratulations to the graduating students.
21 Sep 2022
Year 1 have been busy creating dioramas for different animals. They needed to do some research to find out about their chosen animal, which they then reported on and used this information to create amazing and functional habitats. What animals can you spot?!? 🦁🐍🦒🐼🦘
20 Sep 2022
Congratulations to our Year 3 students who led us in a beautiful liturgy this afternoon. Thank you for sharing with us what Faith means to you. Thank you also to the family members who were able to join in today.
20 Sep 2022
We are thrilled to announce that the Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta 2022 Voice of Youth winner is Florencia! We are so proud of you … your creativity and uniqueness of topic for you speech was very inspiring! Thank you for sharing your gifts and talents with us.
19 Sep 2022
What a lovely afternoon our Year 1 and Year 2 students had leading their end of term liturgy. Thank you to all the family members who were able to attend and join in the celebration of God’s Creation with their children. It was also nice to see the children then sharing their learning with their family members.
17 Sep 2022
The day the Mountains came to STA. A wonderful experience for all our Year 5 and 6 students. A special shout out to our FIAT group (Faith in Action) for engaging with other FIATs to present the Gospel in such an engaging way.
16 Sep 2022
🚧 CONSTRUCTION ZONE 🚧 Kindergarten have been busy at work making enclosures for their farm animals. They had to ensure their enclosure included shelter, food, water, a place for their animal to play and sleep. We think we have some budding architects and builders on hand!