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ANNUALREPORT

2015-2016

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Fromthechancellor

Rev. Michael J. Russo Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church

This second year as Chancellor has been another year of good and exciting activity for the School. Even with efforts to be at the School once a week and to attend various sporting and other extra-curricular activities of the students, much of a Chancellor’s role at Catholic Schools is “behind the scenes” – making sure that diocesan protocol and documents, and communication and approval from the Board of Pastors, is “up and running” smoothly. This is particularly the case now at STM with the implementation of the Master Site Plan – a series of construction projects that will occur over the next years. The new softball field, the tennis courts, the expanded parking lot are all a reality because of the “behind the scenes” work in getting such projects approved and implemented. And, there is much more on deck in the months to follow. It’s all good!

Another important decision this past year was going to the President/Principal leadership model for next academic year. This was highly recommended to me by the Diocesan Superintendant of Schools, Mrs. Anna Larriviere. This new model will help run the school smoothly and efficiently, particularly with the added responsibility of overseeing construction. Mr. Richard Lavergne and Mrs. Kelley Leger will make a dynamic duo. The decision was well received by the faculty. In addition to the restructuring of the Administrative Team with the Principal/President model, and the “behind the scenes” work for construction projects, it was important to me to continue efforts to make our Catholic identity strong and our weekly School Masses a priority. A new sound system in the Mall area (which was funded by the Board of Pastors), as well as a new set of statues erected in the Mall (donated by generous parents and friends) helped to serve the above purpose. If you have not been to the school in awhile, stop by to see the difference in the look. As one teacher recently said to me: “I’m looking forward to the future. There are good vibes. God is smiling. The Holy Spirit is moving….” My sentiments exactly! Thanks to all who helped to make this second year so enriching and rewarding for me. It is a great privilege to serve at STM, and a fulfilling part of my ministry as a priest

BoardofPastors

Rev. Chester Arceneaux Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist

Rev. Howard Blessing Holy Cross Catholic Church

Rev. Jason Mouton St. Anne’s Catholic Church

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Rev. Michael Delcambre Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church

Rev. William Schambough St. Joseph’s Catholic Church

Rev. Gilbert Dutel St. Edmond’s Catholic Church

Rev. Bryce Sibley Our Lady of Wisdom Catholic Church

Rev. Thomas James St. Joseph Catholic Church

Rev. Harold Trahan St. Mary Mother of the Church

St. Thomas More is served by 12 owner pastors and our chaplain. Not pictured: Rev. Daniel Edwards, St. Jules Catholic Church

Rev. Steve LeBlanc St. Pius X Catholic Church

Rev. O. Joseph Breaux Chaplain St. Thomas More


2015-2016leadership administration ParentTeacherClub Team Richard Lavergne, Principal Kelley Leger, Assistant Prinicpal of Administration Denise Breaux, Assistant Principal of Instruction Richard Lane, Dean of Students Anne Pitre, Director of Advancement Kim Broussard, Athletic Director Jeffery Cormier, Religion Administrator

Advisory Council

David Koke ‘83, Chairperson E.J. Krampe, Vice Chair Traci Aucoin, Secretary Richard Brauns, Member Michelle Breaux, Member Kay Gautreaux, Member Robert Luke, Member Andre Moreau ‘84, Member Joe Morton, Member Bryan Sibley, M.D., Past President* Rev. Michael Russo, Chancellor* Anna Larriviere, Superintendent* Richard D. Lavergne, Principal* Greg Logan ‘85, Foundation President* Kathy Ruckstuhl, PTC President* *ex officio members

Kathy Ruckstuhl, President Judy Mahtook, Vice President Amy Landry, Secretary Sarah Harding, Treasurer Anne Orsak, Past President Anne Pitre, Advancement Director Charlotte Cryer and Betsy Koke, Alumni Liaison Katy Merchant, Campus Ministry Liaison Rachel Hughes and Shalene St. Pe´, Cougar Closet Events Karen Juneau and Judy Mahtook, Cougar Closet Inventory Paul Johnston, Cougar Dads Susie Mitchell, Events Hospitality Jennifer Lantier and Solange Noriego, Faculty Hospitality Colleen Dill, Fashion Show Bridgette Kraus, Fashion Show Auction Carolyn Artall, Senior Liaison Rebecca Blanchet, Junior Liaison Shelly Sibley, Sophomore Liaison Nicole Hebert, Freshman Liaison Stacy Montesano, Parent Hospitality Tonya Mouton, Planner & Directory Kellie Brewer, Publicity & Communications Leslie Miller, Teacher Liaison Kay Gautreaux, Volunteers

Alumniassociation Amy Jones ‘92, President Taylor Davis ‘84, Past President Skeet Anseman ‘90, Charlotte Cryer ‘89, Secretary Bradley Busch ‘89, Member

Troy Cloutier ‘92, Member Greg Geoffroy ‘90, Member Emily Hamner ‘96, Member Thomas Hebert ‘92, Member Kate Bailey Labue ‘96, Member

Chris Mahoney ‘89, Member Jennifer Sibille ‘01, Member Carley St. Marie ‘04, Member Regan Tatford ‘01, Member Andrew Tregre ‘10, Member A N N U A L R E P O RT | 3


grants

A gift of cash (personal check, cashier’s check, money order, or personal credit card) received by St. Thomas More Catholic High School. Grants are usually spent within the fiscal year and are for the purpose intended by the donor. 2P Investments, LLC Abear-Nunez Farms LLC Acadian Ear, Nose, Throat & Facial Plastic Surgery Center Acadiana Dodge, Inc. Acadiana Foot Centers, LLC Acadiana Prescription Shop Acadiana Urgent Care Assoc. Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Acosta Acuity Group of Mississippi LLC Agave Cantina, Inc. Agilink Technologies, Inc. Alan and Carolyn Albarado Albertsons All A’s Transmissions Allen & Gooch American Campus Communities OP LP AMG Specialty Hospital of Lafayette Dr. Marcus Andrepont and Dr. Francine Manuel Mr. and Mrs. Michael Andrus Anesthesiology and Pain Consultants, LLC Angelle and Donohue Mr. and Mrs. R. Shane Angelle Mr. and Mrs. Ted Anthony Apollo Ventures LLC Mrs. Sue Arceneaux Mr. Sy and Mrs. Laura ‘88 Arceneaux Mr. and Mrs. Mark Artall Mrs. Fannie Rose Augustine B & B Oilfield Services, LLC Mr. and Mrs. Alphonse Badeaux, Sr. Badger Oil Corporation Mr. Reed Barbier Mr. and Mrs. Keith Barras Bart Bernard Personal Injury Law Firm, LLC Baseball Tomorrow Fund Bayou Vermilion Preservation Association, Inc. BBR Creative, Inc. Beaver Club of Lafayette, Inc. BECC Homes Mr. and Mrs. Bart Begue Ms. Jeanne Bendewald Mr. Douglas Benton ‘90 Billedeaux Hearing Center LLC Blaine J. Barrilleaux LLC Mr. William ‘85 and Mrs. Rebecca ‘86 Blanchet, Sr.

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Mr. and Mrs. Larry Boullion Mrs. Nancy F. Boullion Mr. and Mrs. Jon M. Bourgeois Mr. Maurice Bourgeois Dr. Jennifer Boustany Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Boutin Mr. and Mrs. William Bowen Brad Markerson Agency LLC Mr. and Mrs. David B. Braddock Bradley Beck Agency, Inc. Bradley, Moreau & Stagg Mr. Byron C. Braun Mr. Richard and Mrs. Leslie ‘84 Brauns Mr. and Mrs. Brian James Breaux Ms. Jo D Breaux Mrs. Kathleen Doise Brennan ‘01 Mr. Brett ‘92 and Mrs. Bethany V. Broussard Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Broussard Mr. Gordon and Mrs. Candace ‘87 Broussard Mrs. Johannah Marcotte Brown ‘84 Bryson Law Firm, LLC Buckfins-N-Feathers, LLC Ms. Thuyvan Bui Mr. and Mrs. Brit Busch Business First Bank C & G Containers Café Vermilionville Mr. Rivers Christopher Wayne Cahee ‘14 Cajun Fitness Cal-Chlor Corporation Camelot Realty, Inc. Carl J. Breaux, DDS Mr. Shawn ‘95 and Mrs. Lori ‘97 Carter Case Services Cashway Pharmacy of Scott, Inc. Mr. Brett ‘88 and Mrs. Elizabeth Champion Charles E. Padgett MD. Chase Desormeaux State Farm Insurance Chase Marshall Architects Chicken Salad Chick Chick-Fil-A Chitimacha Louisiana Open Chris Kidder, Agent State Farm Ins. Cintas Corporation Mr. Todd ‘84 and Mrs. Jill ‘84 Citron Clark Construction Enterprises, LLC Mr. Caleb Clark Clearstream Services, Inc. CMH of Lafayette LLC Coastal Chemical Co., LLC Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Comeaux Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Comeaux Mr. and Mrs. Marc Comeaux Mr. and Mrs. Paul Comeaux COMM Engineering Complete Engineering and Construction

Cordell Dartez State Farm Insurance Cougar Oil Corporation Courtesy Automotive Group Mr. and Mrs. Sim Courville Mr. Jean-Paul ‘96 & Mrs. Jennifer ‘99 Coussan Mr. John W. Couvillion Craig S. Landry, DDS, APDC Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth W. Crouch, Sr. In memory of Jacob Crouch ‘99 Curtis Hunter Roy, Inc. Daiquiri Island & Crawfish Daiquiris Supreme, Inc. Danielle Decou Muse, DDS Darnall, Sikes, Gardes & Frederick Ms. Laura Dartez Julie D. Dauzat David & Eldridge, ENT Specialists Mrs. Irene David In memory of Janis Tribe Davidson, Meaux, Sonnier, McElligott, Fontenot, Gideon & Edwards Ms. Lula Decuir Delta World Tire Co. Desormeaux Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Joey Desormeaux Mr. Tommy Desormeaux DH Designs DimarkHomes, Inc. Dirk Detraz Welding Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Doise Mr. Duane Donner Don’s Specialty Meats Mr. and Mrs. John Dooley Dr. Luke St. Pierre, DDS Dr. Michael Boos, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Keith Dronet Ductmasters of Louisiana, Inc. Mr. Mark and Mrs. Marie ‘84 Dugas Mr. and Mrs. Roland F. Dugas, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Douglas J. Duhon, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. John F. Duncan Mr. and Mrs. Steve Durand EDI Environmental Services, Inc. Edward F. Breaux, M.D. Engineering Management Group Explore Orthodontics Family Care of Acadiana Family Choice Care Mr. and Mrs. Michael Fatjo Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Favaloro Fisher Early Childhood Development Five Guys FM Bank and Trust Mr. and Mrs. Gerald J. Fontenot Mr. and Mrs. Neil Joseph Fontenot Mr. and Mrs. Cory Forbes


Mr. and Mrs. Barry Louis Forestier Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Fox Mr. & Mrs. Larry Fremin Fremin’s General Contractors LLC Mr. and Mrs. James Furka Mr. Mark and Mrs. Christianna ‘94 Gallagher Garden City Construction Co., Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gauthier Gauthiers’ Oilfield Rental Gauthier’s R.V. Center, Inc. Mrs. Kay Karre Gautreaux Joe and Debbie Giglio Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Gilmore Glenn Lege Construction, Inc. The Golf Connection Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Goodrich II Mr. and Mrs. Steve Gremillion Mr. and Mrs. Juno Guedry Mrs. Selina Guidry Mr. Steven ‘97 and Mrs. Shawn Guilbeau Gulf Breeze Car Wash Gulf Coast Machine, Inc. H L P Engineering, Inc. Hampton Automotive Dr. and Mrs. Kim Hardey Mrs. Mary Hart Mr. Kevin and Mrs. Dianne ‘88 Hebert Ms. Lanette Griffin Hebert Mr. Ross C. Hebert Mr. Thomas ‘92 & Mrs. Nicole ‘93 Hebert Kathleen and Barry Heinen Helm Financial Group, Inc. Helmer Directional Drilling, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Helmer Mr. and Mrs. Mark Hemphill Dr. John Hendry Mr. and Mrs. Roger D. Henke Hit-n-Run Food Stores Mr. and Mrs. Joshua Hogan Home Bank Home Team Marketing, LLC Mr. Douglas Edward Horaist ‘01 Hot Dawg Stop Howard Risk Advisors, LLC Hub City Ford Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Hughes Hurlburt, Monrose, and Ernest Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Hutchinson Mr. and Mrs. James Hutchison Huval & Associates, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. David Huval, Jr. iCARE Pharmacy, LLC Infinity Valve and Supply, LLC Insurance Unlimited Mr. and Mrs. Jed Inzerella J & J Exterminating

J.B. Mouton, LLC Rev. Thomas James Jefferson Island Storage and Hub Jeffrey J. Thibodeaux, M.D. Jill Listi Dance Studio, Inc. Jimmy John’s of Ambassador John “Bubba” Montesano State Farm Insurance John Oubre, D.D.S. John S. Dowling & Company Mr. and Mrs. Brian K. Jolivette The Jones Communications Company, LLC Mr. and Mrs. James D. Jordan Dr. and Mrs. Kim Judice In memory of Amanda Claire Judice ‘07 Mr. Thomas ‘87 and Mrs. Karen Juneau Mrs. Truley Juneau Just Print It K & F Restaurant Holdings, Ltd. Mrs. Velma Kallam Katie Sanford Agency LLC KATM Inner Prizes, LLC Keaty Real Estate, LLC Kenneth Breaux CPA Kenneth D. St. Pe’, APLC Mr. and Mrs. Christian Kiefner Kilgore Marine Services, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Adrian King Ms. Sharon Kliebert Knight Construction Services, LLC Mr. David ‘83 and Mrs. Betsy ‘85 Koke Kourco Environmental Services, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Kramer The Krampe Family McDonald’s of Acadiana La. Capital Certified Development Dr. and Mrs. Leon Labbe Mrs. Jennifer Reeves LaBorde ‘94 Lafayette Brain and Spine Lafayette Music Co. Inc. Lafayette Restaurant Supply, Inc. Lafayette Steel Erector, Inc. Lafayette Surgical Hospital, LLC Dr. and Mrs. Ed Lafleur Mr. and Mrs. Todd F. Lambert Lamco Development Co. II, LLC Landry Harris & Co., LLC Mr. and Mrs. David Landry Mr. and Mrs. John Landry Mr. and Mrs. Terry Landry Mr. Daniel ‘92 and Mrs. Carolyn M. ‘86 Lasseigne Dr. Mary L. Laville Law Office of Jamie D. Parker, LLC La-Z-Boy Furniture Gallery Ms. Nona C. LeBlanc In memory of Margo Comeaux Ms. Catherine Claire Ledet ‘11 Legal Reporting LLC

Lejeune Land Services, Inc. Dr. J. Lee Leonard Liggio Insurance Agency, Inc. Linear Controls, Inc. Louisiana Hydro Blast Solution LLC Mr. and Mrs. David Lowry LSE Crane and Transportation Mr. and Mrs. Jordan Lyons M & J Energy Group Magellan Construction, LLC Mahtook and Lafleur, LLC Attorneys at Law Malcolm J. Stubbs M.D., LLC Jimmy Mallia Mark A. Weber Real Estate Finance Specialist Mar-Key Builders Martin & Castille Funeral Home MAS Transportation Mr. and Mrs. W.A. Massey Dr. and Mrs. Michael W. McElderry, Jr. Meche & Whipple, CPAs Mello Joy Michael S. Haydel, M.D., A.P.M.C. MidSouth Bank Mr. and Mrs. Greg Mier Mike Baker Brick Co. Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin (Dal) Miller III Jackson and Bella Mitchell Dr. Matthew Mitchell and Dr. Mary L. Laville Mrs. Susan Elizabeth Mitchell Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Joseph Molaison Moncla Marine Mr. Mike ‘85 and Mrs. Cathy ‘91 Moncla Monica Meyers Insurance Agency, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Monrose Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Montesano Mr. and Mrs. Joseph John ‘Bubba’ Montesano III Thomas J. Montgomery, M.D. The Moody Company Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Moody Mr. Andre ‘84 and Mrs. Angela ‘83 Moreau Mr. Henry L. Mouton Mr. and Mrs. John G. Mouton Mr. Mac Mouton Mr. and Mrs. Marc Mouton MR-3 Incorporated Mrs. Barbara Murray Myers Decorative Concrete LLC Navigation Electronics, Inc. Nettes Rentals LLC Network USA, LLC Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Nezey Nimlok Louisiana Dr. and Mrs. Phillip Noel Mr. Michael ‘86 and Mrs. Shannon Norse Nunu’s Fresh Market Oge’s Rent-All Center

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Olde Tyme Grocery Mr. Marvin H. Olinde O’Neal Weber, Jr., CLU/CHFC Oral and Facial Surgery Center Mr. Jeanne Oudenhoven Overton Taylor Davis Dr. and Mrs. Charles Padgett, Sr. Parc Tower Mr. and Mrs. William Parker Patio Center Ms. Rebecca Patterson Pediatric Associates of Lafayette, LLC Mr. and Mrs. Michael Pelletier Penny and Hardy Law Firm Periodontics Associates, LLP Physical Therapy Clinic of Lafayette Physical Therapy South, Inc. Physiomed Partners, LLC Pinhook Foundation, Inc. Pixus Digital Printing Pizza Village Pogie’s Pour House Mr. and Mrs. Ken Porche Mr. Philip ‘90 and Mrs. Tammy Pratt Preferred Inspections LLC Pride Oil & Gas Properties, Inc. Puissegur Family Dentistry Quality Control Specialists, Inc. R & A Oyster Company, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Boyd Raborn, Jr. Raders Insulation Express, LLC Railside Feed and Supply Mr. Leonard Carl Rainey ‘01 Raising Cane’s Rayne State Bank Reagan Energy Services, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Reaux Red Lerille’s Health Club Ms. Heidi Reed Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Reed Ms. Monita F. Reed Rehabilitation & Vocational Consultants, LLC Renegade Oil Tools Mr. and Mrs. Darren Richard In memory of Jeanelle Griffin Mr. and Mrs. Bob Richardson In memory of Leah Richardson Saloom Ricky Tucker Custom Homes, Inc. Riveridge Properties, LLC Dr. and Mrs. John Robert, Jr. Robertson Capital Ms. Victoria Robin Mr. and Mrs. Kevin G. Rodrigue Mr. and Mrs. Ronald R. Rome Mr. & Mrs. Paul Romero Mr. and Mrs. Paul W. Romero II

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Rosewood Retirement & Assisted Living Community Drs. Jody and Kathleen Rosson, Jr. Mr. Gordon and Mrs. Catherine ‘87 Rountree Mrs. Marguerite L. Roussel Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Roy Mr. and Mrs. Shallin W. Roy Russo Exploration Mr. and Mrs. William Sack Sam Robertson Real Estate Co. Rodney and Cindi Savoy Scapes, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Paul Schmidt Ms. Rita L. Schneider In memory of Jeanelle Griffin Schoeffler Energy Group, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Seaux Ms. Charlotte Segura ‘84 Mr. Wyatt Seilhan ‘16 Mr. and Mrs. Hoyt Self Shetler-Corley Motors, Ltd. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Simon Sonny Greer Construction, LLC SPEC, LLC Mr. and Mrs. William Spinney Mr. and Mrs. Kevin St. Pierre St. Pius X Church Stabil Drill Staci Guidry Lenox, Ph.D. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Stegall Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Stelly Stephen E. Searcy, D.D.S. Sterling Automotive Group Stiel Insurance of Acadiana STM Class of 2015 The Stuart Family Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Suffern, Sr. T & B Repairs, Inc. Technical Inspectors, Inc. Terry Wofford - State Farm Insurance The Grad Shoppe, Inc. The Ultimate Mr. Randall Theunissen Thibodeaux’s Town and Country Thomas R. Hightower, Jr. APLC Mr. & Mrs. Ogden Thomas TMC Capital LLC Top Shelf Sports Trahan Architecture + Planning, LLC Trahan Real Estate Group Mr. Hunter ‘89 and Mrs. Renae Trahan Transamerica Life Insurance Triad Energy Services, LLC Triton Industries, LLC Tumbling Express Uniformity Mr. and Mrs. Marty Usie

Utility and Industrial Supply LLC Vermilion Physical Therapy Mr. and Mrs. D. Lee Verret, Jr. Mr. Dan Viator Vida Paint and Supply, Inc. Mr. David and Mrs. Laurence ‘85 Vincent Mr. Kenny Vincent ‘83 Virginia Coreil, M.D., APMC Washington State Bank Waste Auditors, Inc. Ms. Catherine Weber ‘15 Mr. and Mrs. O’Neal Weber Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Werther, Jr. Whitco Supply White Mountain Buffalo Fund Mr. and Mrs. Mike Wicks Wilbert Gary & Sons, Inc. Willcare, LLC William S. Nacol Jewelry Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Wolf Workover Equipment Rental, Co. Mr. and Mrs. Brian Wright Mr. and Mrs. James Young Mr. and Mrs. Josh Young Mr. and Mrs. Nick Zaunbrecher

Inkind gifts

Gifts made in kind are received by St. Thomas More Catholic High School and refer to gifts of goods or services rather than money. Acadiana Bottling Co., Inc. Acadiana Dodge, Inc. Acadiana Prescription Shop AFLAC Amor The Aveda Institute Bevo’s of Lafayette Bonefish Grill Brother’s On The Boulevard Mr. and Mrs. Sterling Broussard, Jr. Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar Caroline and Company Chastant Brothers, Inc. Chicken Salad Chick Chick-Fil-A Coco Eros Mr. David Coleman Mr. Kemp and Dr. Virginia Coreil Coyote Blues Crossroads Catholic Bookstore Daigle Chiropractic Center Daiquiris Supreme, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Danos Mrs. Leigh G. Delcambre ‘99


Delta World Tire Co. Doubletree Hilton Lafayette Dr. J. Kevin Duplechain Dwyer’s Cafe Edie’s Restaurant Engineering Management Group Evangeline Maid Bread Mr. and Mrs. William Gentry Gerami’s Flooring Grass Roots, Inc. Great Harvest Bread Co. Mr. and Mrs. Warren P. Hebert, Jr. Hemline Herringstones Hub City Diner Initials Jay Faugot Photography Mr. and Mrs. Emile Joseph, Jr. Judice Inn Just Print It Mr. and Mrs. E.J. Krampe III Krave Sweets LA1Connect Lamar Advertising Mr. Taylor Michael Larriviere ‘12 Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lavergne Lemon Drop Little Town Mr. and Mrs. Harold Low Lowry’s Printing and Copying Mr. and Mrs. Neal Manuel Maven Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Miholic Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Montesano Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center Partners’ Ltd. Mr. and Mrs. Mark Pitre Pixus Digital Printing Polka Dot Apron Sweets Red Lerille’s Health Club Riehl Hot Beads Mr. and Mrs. Samuel A. Robertson Shi Shoe La Silver Suitcase Slam and Jam Basketball Camp Spedale’s Florist, Inc. Stine Lumber Co. Mr. and Mrs. David Stinson Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Stockstill Mrs. Leslie Dugas Tammariello ‘84 TMC Capital LLC The Tux Shoppe, Inc. Walk-On’s Bistreaux and Bar William S. Nacol Jewelry Zea Rotisserie & Grill

Stm Statement ofActivities July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 Income Tuition and Fees Recurring Income Nonrecurring Income Fundraising & Advancement Miscellaneous Total Income

$8,288,940 51,923 44,289 7,194 175,815 $8,568,161

Expenses General & Administrative Operational Salaries & Benefits Fundraising & Advancement Total Expenses

$802,920 593,088 6,980,183 148,946 $8,525,137

Net Income

$43,024

MATCHING gifts

You may be able to double or even triple your gift to St. Thomas More. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs to match charitable contributions made by their employees. To find out if your company does, visit your company’s human resources department. AZPAC Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Louisiana Bristow Uplift Northwestern Mutual

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BUILDING MORE ANNUAL APPEAL2015 Gifts to Building More Annual Appeal 2015 provided an additional parking lot.

Forever More Knight Family Foundation TMC Capital LLC

Founder’s Circle Mr. Thomas ‘87 and Mrs. Karen Juneau

Utopian Circle Dr. and Mrs. Carl Breaux Mr. and Mrs. Wes Castille Mr. and Mrs. Cyril Guidry Mr. Stuart and Mrs. Aimee ‘83 Hamilton Mr. Daniel Jones ‘97 Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Kraft Mr. and Mrs. Todd F. Lambert Mr. and Mrs. David P. LeBlanc S. Troy Miller, DDS, APDC Mr. and Mrs. Kirkland Mosing Mr. and Mrs. Brent Mouton Mr. and Mrs. Michael Poole Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Stockstill Dr. Peter and Mrs. Jeanne ‘85 Vizzi Dr. Chong Wang Mr. and Mrs. Fred Werner

Cougar Level Mr. and Mrs. Shannon Bertrand Drs. Robert and Rachel Colligan Mr. and Mrs. Cordell Dartez Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Dumond Mr. and Mrs. Juno Guedry Mr. and Mrs. Chris Hart Mr. and Mrs. Edward Hebert Mr. Richard Hollier Mr. & Mrs. Patrick A. Juneau, Jr. Mr. David ‘83 and Mrs. Betsy ‘85 Koke Dr. and Mrs. Elmo Laborde Mr. and Mrs. John T. Landry Mr. and Mrs. Larry Lantier, Jr. Dr. Rachelle Meaux Mrs. Elizabeth Miller

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Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Montesano J.B. Mouton, LLC Richard Oil and Fuel, LLC Mr. and Mrs. Keith Seilhan Dr. and Mrs. Bryan Sibley Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Skinner Cranston and Matilde Smith

Leadership Level Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Ashy Mr. Chris and Mrs. Renee C. Baudoin ‘02 Mr. Bodie Boudreaux and Mrs. Donna Boudreaux, Ph.D. Mr. and Mrs. David Comeaux Mr. Clay and Mrs. Lynette ‘83 Darnall Mr. and Mrs. John Deats Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Colby Domingue Mr. and Mrs. Steven Dupuis Mr. and Mrs. Robert Eddy, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. James Furka Judge and Mrs. Douglas Gonzales Mr. and Mrs. David Guidry Mr. and Mrs. Jordan Harding Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Hightower Mrs. Loula Landry Mr. Ross ‘99 and Mrs. Beth Z. ‘99 LeBlanc Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Louviere Mr. Mike ‘85 and Mrs. Cathy ‘91 Moncla Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Ransonet Mrs. Cecilia L. Soileau Mrs. Janelle Thibodeaux Mr. Hunter ‘89 and Mrs. Renae Trahan Mr. William E. Trotter, II Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Wyatt

Navy and Maroon Mr. and Mrs. Philip Aucoin, Sr. Mrs. Lydia Beaullieu, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Mark Benoit Mr. Maurice Bourgeois Ms. Angell Boustany Mr. and Mrs. Rickey Broussard Mr. and Mrs.Michael Bruce Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Cary Dr. Harold P. Chastant Mr. and Mrs. Robert Cole Mr. and Mrs. Robert Darnall Mrs. Beverly G. Deshotels Mr. and Mrs. James D. Docherty Ms. Judy Dodge Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Domengeaux Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Evans Mrs. Minus J. Granger Mr. and Mrs. Ian Griffin Mrs. Rhonda Guidry Mr. and Mrs. Paul Guilbeau

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Guilbeaux Mr. and Mrs. James Hebert Mr. Patrick Huval Mr. and Mrs. Matt Illes Mr. Jonathan ‘98 and Mrs. Beth Johnson Mrs. Amy C. Jolly ‘00 Mrs. Elsie Judice Mr. and Mrs. Van Junot Dr. and Mrs. Harold Kennedy Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Kieta Mrs. Jeanette Kleinpeter Mr. Edward G. Landry Mr. and Mrs. Darren LaRive Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Latiolais Mr. Wayne LeBleu Mr. and Mrs. Roy Lebouef Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Lenox Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Martin Mr. and Mrs. Lynwood Meyers Mr. and Mrs. Guy Musso Mr. and Mrs. William Oliver Mr. and Mrs. John Passmore Mr. and Mrs. Sal Pepitone Mr. and Mrs. Ken Porche Mr. Irving A. Pratt Mrs. Catherine Rein Rev. Louis J. Richard Mrs. Shirley Richard Mr. and Mrs. William Ripley Mr. and Mrs. Samuel A. Robertson Mr. and Mrs. Allen Starkovich Mr. and Mrs. Richard Stegall Mr. and Mrs. William Stevenson Mr. & Mrs. Ogden Thomas Mr. and Mrs. David Trahan Mr. and Mrs. Guy Vincent Mr. and Mrs. Neil Vincent Mr. Kenny Vincent ‘83 Mrs. Emily R. Waguespack Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Walker

Friend of STM Mr. Matt Angers Mrs. Fannie Rose Augustine Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Bahlinger Mr. John Bares Ms. Margaret Bartelme Mr. Alvin Blanchard Mr. Ridge ‘07 and Mrs. Kathleen Blanchard Mr. and Mrs. Troy Boudreaux Mr. and Mrs. Doug Bourque Ms. Barbara Broussard Mrs. Jeanette Broussard Mr. and Mrs. Leopold Camel Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Castille Ms. Mary Combal


Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Courville Mrs. Rena Courville Mr. and Mrs. Joe Credeur Ms. Beryl DeJean Mr. and Mrs. Joey Denais Mrs. Joycelyn Desormeaux Ms. Jenny Devillier Mr. and Mrs. Whitney Duhon Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Edwards Mr. Andrew ‘98 and Dr. Emily Foreman ‘97 Mrs. Phyllis Garza-Druilhet Mrs. Margaret Gillaspie Dr. and Mrs. R.E. Girouard, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Nebert Gobert Mr. and Mrs. Paul Granger Mr. and Mrs. George Herman Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Hernandez Mr. and Mrs. Ulysse G. Landry, Jr. Mrs. Beverly Landry Ms. Lauren Landry ‘16 Mr. and Mrs. Robert Landry Mr. and Mrs. Expadie Laperouse Ms. Kristine Laperouse ‘86 Mr. and Mrs. Pete Lavergne Mr. and Mrs. Terry LeBlanc Mr. and Mrs. Baltazar Lopez Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Luke Mrs. Mary Jo McCoy Ms. Kim Miguez Mr. and Mrs. Craig Neveu Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Odell Mr. and Mrs. Louis Perret Mrs. Lyndel Renoudet Mr. Gregory ‘85 and Mrs. Cathy Rosenstein Ms. Mary Sagrera Mr. Thomas W. Simar Mr. and Mrs. Brannon Todd Simar Mrs. Michelle Stelly ‘84 Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Tauzin Mr. and Mrs. C.J. Thibodeaux Mrs. Theresa P. Toups Mrs. Ellen Ward Mr. and Mrs. Robert Whitehurst Mrs. Elaine Young Dr. and Mrs. Mark Zappi

CAMPAIGN 1982

Campaign 1982 was designed using the initiation year of St. Thomas More Catholic High School. The Campaign appeals to STM alumni to contribute at least $19.82 in order to establish a scholarship for a student in financial need. Due to the generosity of STM alumni, the first Alumni Scholarship was presented to a deserving student in the spring of 2016. Mr. Joshua ‘99 and Mrs. Marietta Adams Ms. Aimee Blayne Andrepont ‘08 Mrs. Claire Littlefield Bingham ‘92 Mr. Ross Blackstone ‘95 Mr. Ridge ‘07 and Mrs. Kathleen Blanchard Mrs. Emily R. Bolian ‘01 Mrs. Natalie Molbert Broussard ‘02 Mr. Patrick ‘97 and Mrs. Natalie ‘00 Broussard Mr. Simmons and Mrs. Brooke Bruns ‘01 Mr. Robert Cabes, Jr. ‘87 Mr. Robert Champagne ‘85 Mrs. Christine Abshire Cook ‘87 Mr. Benjamin Cooper ‘94 Mr. James Darby ‘89 Mrs. Renee Domingue Davis ‘86 Mrs. Betsy Deshotels ‘91 Mr. Michael Frederic ‘89 Mr. Wade Nicholas Giles ‘03 Mr. Karl Goellner ‘85 Mr. Christopher Patrick Gossen ‘10 Mr. David Andrew Guidry ‘03 Ms. Rachel Villien Guidry ‘94 Ms. Cecilia Alexandra Hart ‘14 Mr. Daniel ‘94 & Mrs. Sarah Henderson Mrs. Victoria Toce Hicks ‘05 Mrs. Melanie Pearce Hooper ‘02 Mr. Randall Hoppe ‘86 Mr. Brandon ‘92 and Mrs. Sarah Hyde Mr. Kyle ‘04 & Mrs. Stefanie ‘01 Kellner Dr. Kraig Kinchen ‘86

Mr. Gregory ‘85 and Mrs. Darcy Logan Mrs. Katherine D. Mayer ‘04 Mr. Jerry Nugent ‘95 Mr. Joshua Mark Pitre ‘07 Mr. Zachary Duane Pitre ‘12 Mrs. Tricia P. Poche ‘86 Mr. John B. Prudhomme II ‘88 Mrs. Angela Q. Rothermel ‘85 Mr. Gordon and Mrs. Catherine ‘87 Rountree Mrs. Stephanie Sikes Savor ‘94 Mr. Ben ‘04 & Mrs. Courtney Schexnayder Ms. Veronica Leigh Siffert ‘04 Mrs. Catherine Arceneaux Thibeaux ‘04 Mr. Hunter ‘89 and Mrs. Renae Trahan Mr. Kenny Vincent ‘83 Mr. Chris Wallace ‘94 Ms. Catherine Weber ‘15 Mrs. Emilie Taylor Welty ‘98

AnnualAppeal LevelsofGiving Forever More $10,000 and up Founder’s Circle $5,000 to $9,999 Utopian Circle $1,000 to $4,999 Cougar Level $500 to $999 Leadership Level $250 to $499 Navy and Maroon $100 to $249 Friend of STM $1 to $99

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STM FOUNDATION Foundation

Board of Trustees Executive Committee

Gregory J. Logan ‘84, President Roxanne Breaux, Vice President Beth Zuschlag LeBlanc ’99, Secretary Martha B. Wyatt, Treasurer

STM Foundation Balance Sheet August 1, 2015 to July 31, 2016 Assets Cash and cash equivalents ........................................$609,736.44 Investments at market value ....................................2,877,384.19 Accrued Interest...............................................................2,146.78 Fixed Assets ...........................................................................7.12 Total assets .............................................................$3,489,274.53

Liabilities Due STM......................................................................$32,800.00

MEMBERS

Reverend Michael Russo, Chancellor Richard Lavergne, Principal Anne Pitre, Executive Director Brett Broussard ’92, Alumni Assoc. Rep. Charlotte Busch Cryer ‘89 Libby Fenstermaker Philip Fremin Jamie Howard ‘92 Tommy Juneau ‘87 Robert Kallam ‘83 Todd Lambert Mike Moncla ‘85 Andrew Robertson ‘00

Foundation LevelsofGiving Founder’s Circle $5,000 and up Utopian Circle $1,000 - $4,999 Cougar Level $500 - $999 Leadership Level $1 - $499 1 0 | A N N U A L R E P O RT

EQUITY - Fund Balances

General Fund...........................................................$2,507,602.63 Angers/Veazey Memorial Fund......................................31,844.20 Miles Arceneaux Memorial Fund.....................................3,780.21 Austin Rivault Fund........................................................42,411.05 Br. Ephrem Hebert Memorial Fund................................21,987.82 Crossroads Scholarship..................................................15,210.11 B.H. DeHart Memorial Fund..........................................19,166.20 Donna Lemaire Fund........................................................9,877.30 Bryce Harkrider Memorial Scholarship.........................64,857.62 Greig Memorial Music Scholarship................................89,631.48 Jacob Crouch Memorial Fund........................................22,725.29 Josh Johns Memorial Fund..............................................9,171.13 B.J. Jourdan Memorial Fund..........................................31,996.54 Amanda Judice Memorial Fund.....................................11,435.66 Yvonne Jumonville Memorial Fund..................................4,883.81 Knight Family Scholarship.............................................79,676.35 Louis Labbe Memorial Fund...........................................16,987.07 Mark Graham Memorial Scholarship.............................41,567.86 Moody Memorial Fund...................................................10,937.79 Moss Memorial Fund.......................................................5,168.73 Ryan Tate Memorial Fund..............................................13,282.91 Scott Savoy Memorial Scholarship................................29,891.26 Raymond R. Simon Fund................................................41,896.02 Patrick Williamson Memorial Scholarship.....................37,048.53 Zach Burch Memorial Scholarship.................................41,264.98 Total Fund Balances................................................$3,204,302.55 Net Income...................................................................252,171.98 Total Equity..............................................................$3,476,474.53 Total Liabilities and Equity.......................................$3,489,274.53


Foundation

ENDOWED GIFTS

Endowed gifts are received by the St. Thomas More Catholic High School Foundation. The Foundation receives both restricted and unrestricted gifts of cash and/or stocks. Restricted gifts are generally in the form of donations to a named memorial fund or scholarship. Unrestricted gifts are added to the corpus of the Foundation’s endowment fund. A portion of the interest earned by the endowment fund is returned to the school annually to support such programs as tuition assistance and teacher salaries and benefits. Endowed gifts can be made in memory of or in honor of a loved one.

Unrestricted Endowments Utopian Circle

Mr. Reed Barbier Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Wyatt

Cougar Level Mr. and Mrs. Lance Guichard

Leadership Level Mr. and Mrs. Rickey Broussard In honor of Cambrie Sonnier ‘18

restricted memorials

Miles Arceneaux ‘87 Memorial Fund Mr. Gordon and Mrs. Candace ‘87 Broussard

Bryce Harkrider ‘94 Memorial Fund Dr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Pelle, Jr.

B. J. Jourdan ‘92 Memorial Fund Deacon and Mrs. George Jourdan

Harry and Jessie Greig Memorial Music Scholarship Fund Blue Cross Blue Shield of La. Mr. and Mrs. Jerome K. Greig

Amanda Claire Judice ‘07 Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Mark Despot Dr. and Mrs. Kim Judice Mrs. Velma Kallam Ms. Lauren Elizabeth Messa ‘07 Dr. and Mrs. John Robert, Jr.

Austin Paul Rivault ’16 Memorial Scholarship Mr. Gordon and Mrs. Candace ’87 Broussard

Unrestricted Memorials

Mr. David ’83 and Mrs. Betsy ’85 Koke In memory of Edward J. Krampe, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Montesano In memory of Harvey L. Broussard Mr. and Mrs. Glen Raggio In memory of Helen Romero In memory of Louella Gumpert

Lifetime Utopians

Mrs. Bella C. Abramson U Acadian Ambulance Veazey Angers Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Steve Angers Miles Arceneaux ‘87 Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Steve Ashy Mr. and Mrs James M. Bernhard, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Barry Berthelot Dr. and Mrs. James Bienvenu Mrs. Geraldine Boesch Ramsay Mr. and Mrs. Alan Breaud Dr. and Mrs. Edgar Breaux, Sr.U Dr. and Mrs. Edward Breaux, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Wood Breazeale, Jr. Mr. Bob Broussard Mr. and Mrs. Bradley Broussard Mr. and Mrs. W. Douglas Burch Zach Burch ‘02 Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Boyce Donald Burts Mr. and Mrs. Bill Busbice Mrs. Anne Calhoun Mr. and Mrs. Wes Castille Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cefalu Mr. James Chance Mr. John Chance U Mrs. Joretta Chance Ms. Sarah Chance Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Chance Mr. and Mrs. Rusty Cloutier Crossroads Catholic Bookstore Jacob Crouch ‘99 Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth W. Crouch, Sr. B.H. DeHart Memorial Domengeaux, Wright, Roy and Edwards Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Domingue Mr. and Mrs. Weldon Dufrene, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. J.H. ‘Red’ Dumesnil Mr. and Mrs. David Enright Mr. and Mrs. William Fenstermaker Anne Foley Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Tom Galloway, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Giglio, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Gossen Mark Graham ‘02 Memorial Harry and Jessie Greig Memorial Mrs. Becky Greig - Ledet Reverend Monsignor Harry D. Greig II Mr. and Mrs. Jerome K. Greig Bryce Harkrider ‘94 Memorial Dr. and Mrs. William Harkrider Haynie Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Randy Haynie Mr. and Mrs. Carl Hebert Kathleen and Barry Heinen Mr. Kevin Higgins Dr. and Mrs. Floyd Michael Hindelang, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Peter Hoppe, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Roger Ishee B.J. Jourdan ‘92 Memorial Deacon and Mrs. George Jourdan Dr. and Mrs. Michael K. Judice Knight Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Kraft Louis Labbe Memorial Dr. and Mrs. Leon Labbe Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Laborde Mr. and Mrs. Lenny Lemoine

Mr. Gregory ‘85 and Mrs. Darcy Logan Mr. and Mrs. William Logan III Lowry’s Printing and Copying Macro Oil Co., Inc. Jimmy Mallia Dr. and Mrs. Michael W. McElderry, Jr. Mrs. Mildred McElligott Mr. and Mrs. William McElligott Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Moncla, Jr. Mr. O.P. “Monty” Montagnet U Mrs. Marguerite Montagnet Moody Co. Foundation Mr. and Mrs. R. Kevin Moody Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Moody J.B. Mouton, LLC Msgr. Richard von Phul Mouton Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Munchrath Dr. and Mrs. Edmund Nagem, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Neuner, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Pfeffer, Jr. Pinhook Foundation, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Michael Poole Mr. and Mrs. Charles Richard Austin Paul Rivault ‘16 Memorial Award Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Rivault Mr. and Mrs. Samuel A. Robertson St. Thomas More Catholic Boys High School Rodney and Cindi Savoy Scott Savoy ‘88 Memorial Dr. and Mrs. J. Jerome Smith Mr. C.J. Stelly Stuller Family Foundation Sunbelt Energy, LTD. Ryan Tate ‘00 Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Fred Werner Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Whittington Mr. and Mrs. Leon Williamson Sgt. Patrick O. Williamson ‘04 Memorial Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Wilt Mrs. Georgia Woodson U Mr. Louis Woodson Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Wyatt Mr. and Mrs. Gus Zepernick, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Zuschlag UDeceased

PlannedGIVING SEMINAR SPONSORS Investar Bank Postlethwaite and Netterville, APAC Robertson Capital Summit Financial Wealth Advisors LLC

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