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Cadet Maker School Store

Please refer to the online store for summer shopping.

We will reopen in August, 2021.


Back to School 2021
Shop Online - Pick Up 

ORDER NOW and pick up your merchandise beginning Monday, August 16th.  This is a pick up only store and is separate from the Cadet Maker online store.

Hours for pick up:

Monday, August 16th 3pm - 5pm
Tuesday, August 17th  12pm - 6pm
Wednesday, August 18th 8am - 2pm
Thursday, August 19th  12pm - 6pm
Additional hours the week of August 23 TBD

Click here to order gym uniforms, locker shelves and other important Back to School Items for 2021.


Cadet Maker online store


The Cadet Maker sells physical education uniforms, general school supplies and books, sweatshirts, T-shirts, hats, jackets, tote bags, and so much more for students, parents, alumni, and friends.

Online Store
The Online Store is open 24/7 throughout the year and we have expanded the offerings with new items being added weekly.

New to the Cadet Maker Online:

  • Gift cards
  • Cadet Uniform Pillows
  • Nike, Under Armour, Gear for Sports and Champion apparel
  • Safety Masks!


Gift Cards
Gift cards are available at Cadet Maker! These cards are a great gift idea and an easy way for your son to purchase the items he needs for school. You can also "reload" dollars to these gift cards.

Regular Cadet Maker hours when school is in session:
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays—2:00 to 4:00 p.m. 
Wednesdays and Fridays—12:00 to 4:00 p.m.  
The bookstore is also open some evenings, such as Parent Night and Conferences.

Mitch Rapp Lives

Mitch Rapp is the main character in Vince Flynn's New York Times best-selling political thrillers. Vince was a Saint Thomas Academy alumnus of the Class of 1984 and part of a large family who attended the Academy, from father Terry '55 (former STA teacher/coach) to a nephew, class of '20.

While serving on the STA Board of Trustees and as the capital campaign co-chair, Vince was instrumental in raising millions of dollars to complete what is now Vincent J. Flynn Hall.

After a three-year battle with cancer, and two months prior to the opening of Flynn Hall, Vince passed away in June of 2013. Vince's signature tag line was KTF, Keep The Faith.

The Mitch Rapp character "lives" thanks to the continuation of this series by Kyle Mills/Simon & Schuster. American Assassin, which Vince released in 2010, was released in theaters in the fall of 2017 with an all-star cast.

All proceeds of the Mitch Rapp Lives items support the education of the STA Cadets. STA is a Catholic, all male, college prep and military/leadership high school. It’s superior education nurtures students’ faith and empowers them to become ethical, moral and servant-leaders who work for justice, peace and respect of others.

Our community has been blessed by Vince's, and his widow Lysa's, continued support of Mitch Rapp Lives and Saint Thomas Academy.

Cadet Maker

Cadet Maker Staff

Mary Waldvogel
Has been at STA since 2006
651-683-1535 and

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Letter Jackets

Mitch Rapp Lives

Vince Flynn, Class of '84