Grandparents and Special Friends

Grandparents' and Special Friends' Day

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School celebrates all the grandparents and special friends in our students' lives on the day before Thanksgiving break. We are so happy to have you visit one or both of our campuses. Below is the schedule for the morning and we look forward to seeing you at Mass.

Friday, November 16th

8:00 AM         
Mass in the Church. 
*Lower School students may attend with an adult guardian.

9:15 AM         
Mass dismisses. Shuttles for guests with Lower School students only depart from the front of the church. Upper School program begins in the cafeteria.

9:30 AM         
First session of Lower School program begins in the child's homeroom.

10:15 AM       
Upper School program concludes and guests may take their students from campus with them, if the  permission form sent to parents last week is completed. Guests at the Upper School also visiting Lower School students depart to the Lower School on the shuttle.   

10:30 AM       
Second session of Lower School program begins in the child's homeroom.         

11:00 AM       
Lower School visits conclude and guests depart.

  • Shuttles will run continuously to and from US/LS throughout morning. 
  • Guests are asked to park at the Upper School campus only as there is no parking available at the Lower School.
  • Parents have been provided a student release form for those students allowed to depart with grandparents/guests. These forms must be turned in homeroom teachers’ hands by Thursday, Nov. 15th. Students may not depart with any guests unless the homeroom teacher has received the signed release form.

Ways to Give

Online Giving

To make a one-time gift to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School.

GAP Fund

Cash and Credit Cards

Gifts of cash or checks can be dropped off at the Upper School front desk or mailed to the school at 3741 Abrams Road, Dallas, TX 75214.

Please make checks payable to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School.


You can donate marketable securities such as stocks, bonds or mutual funds to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School. Please contact Vicki Ryan for more information by email or at 214.821.3360

Memorial and Honorarium Gifts

Memorial and Honorarium gifts are meaningful ways to honor a loved one or celebrate a special occasion. These gifts may be given to the school at anytime. Please contact Joyce Limber.

Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match your contribution to St. Thomas Aquinas. Forms are available from your employer's Human Resources department. Please mail your matching gift form to:

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School
Advancement Department
3741 Abrams Road
Dallas, TX 7514