Admissions Policy

The Catholic schools in the Diocese of Little Rock admit students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  The Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Little Rock do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

While STS does not discriminate against students with special needs, a full range of services may not be available to them. Decisions concerning the admission and continued enrollment of a student in the school are based upon the student’s emotional, academic, and physical abilities, and the resources available to the school in meeting the student’s needs.

Admission Priority

  1. Saint Theresa Parish families with children in the school

  2. Saint Theresa Parish families

  3. Catholic non-parish families with children in school

  4. Catholic non-parish families

  5. Non-Catholic families with children in school

  6. Non-Catholic families

In the event that the number of applications exceeds available openings at a particular grade level, the family will be notified that their child is on a waiting list and will be contacted when a space becomes available.


We comply fully with Arkansas State Immunization guidelines for all students. Check with your family doctor or call our office with any questions. You may also visit the following Web site to learn more about required immunizations for your child, AR Dept of Health and Human Services.

Age Requirements

In compliance with diocesan regulations, no child shall be admitted unless he/she has attained the age grade level specific on or before September 1 of such school year.