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Totus Tuus


  • St. Thomas Aquinas 13720 West Thomas Road Avondale, AZ, 85392 United States (map)

Totus Tuus is a summer Catholic youth program dedicated to sharing the Gospel and promoting the Catholic Faith through evangelization, catechesis, Christian witness, and Eucharistic worship. Our week-long Parish Summer Catechetical Program assist parents and parishes in the evangelizing and catechizing of their youth by supplementing the work they are already doing. Each year has a different theme and experience...this year’s is “The Creed & the Luminous Mysteries”!

Each Totus Tuus team consists of four missionaries who are chosen based upon their commitment to the Catholic Faith, desire to teach the Faith, love of children, energy, enthusiasm and leadership abilities.

The Totus Tuus Grade School Program is designed for children going into first through sixth grades in the upcoming school year. The Grade School Program runs Monday through Friday from 9am-2:30pm. -- REGISTRATION CLOSED --

The Totus Tuus Middle School Program is an evening program designed for junior high school youth (youth going into the 7th, 8th and 9th grades in the Fall). These grade levels meet Sunday through Thursday from 7pm-9pm. Register here.

Fees: $50 for one child (for the whole week), $20 for additional siblings up to 5 children in total (must be siblings all registrations turned in together), capped at $125 total for 6 siblings or more. Every participant receives a Totus Tuus shirt!

We can only accept 75 students in each program. Please register as soon as possible to ensure a spot!  STA Parish Members will get priority and those who are not registered will be put on a wait list and notified on May 28th of availability. Registration available in the parish office or at the links above.

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Movie Time - The Incredibles 2
Later Event: June 19
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