Saint Louis University Community Partner Profile
Organization Name: Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School
Contact Person: Sr. Marge Clifford
Address: 8213 Church Lane, East St. Louis, IL
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Category: Children
Internships Available?: Yes
Transportation Needed?: Yes

Mission Statement/Objectives:


Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School , a ministry of the Diocese of Belleville, is committed to deepening faith in Jesus Christ, and to providing a holistic learning approach to faith development and education within a Catholic framework. Our mission is to inspire, prepare, and empower kindergarten through grade 8 students in East Saint Louis and surrounding communities, to become the next generation of wholesome, responsible, and dedicated leaders of their communities and of our world.


Service Opportunities:

Extended Day Programming Volutneer: Work with children grades K-8. Volunteers can help with tutoring, homework assistance, study skills, enrichment activities (art, yoga, e.g.; we would love to have our students learn chess!).
Mondays-Fridays, 3pm-5pm

Volunteer Pre-Requisites:

- Application
- Background Check (no cost)
- Child Protection Program Training
Directions from SLU: