VERITAS SCHOLARS ARE EXEMPLARY LEADERS ON CAMPUS AND ENROLL IN THE MOST CHALLENGING COURSES. SCHOLARS ARE ENCOURAGED TO MAXIMIZE SPIRITUAL, ACADEMIMC, AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITIES.
St. Thomas Aquinas High School initially recognizes Veritas Scholars for their exemplary achievement on the STA High School Placement Test (HSPT). Veritas Scholars enroll in the most challenging STA courses, and STA encourages them to maximize academic and cultural enrichment opportunities. The most rigorous curricula available at STA include Dual Enrollment, Advanced Placement, and summer enrichment courses.
Benefits of Being a Veritas Scholar
- Tution credit commensurate with their HSPT performance
- Administrative mentoring
- Preferred academic guidance, course registration and scheduling
- Specialized college advisement and programs that provide assistance with the college application process
- Special Veritas Scholars programs and presentations related to career and internship opportunities