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President’s Perspective

President’s perspective: The Mater Christi “Feel”

December 12, 2017

Dear Mater Christi Families, I’m a math guy.  I like data that can be quantified.  But when I ask families what it is they like about our school, over and over I hear about “the feel” they have when they enter the doors and walk the halls.  And though it is difficult to quantify, I […] Read more...

President’s Perspective

September 13, 2017

Dear Mater Christi Families, We are heading into the third week of school and are off to a wonderful start! In our opening day assembly back on August 30th, I emphasized the reality of newness, which all of us would be experiencing in some way or another. I encouraged students not only to embrace the […] Read more...

President’s Perspective: Journey through Mater Christi School

June 15, 2017

Dear Mater Christi Families, The end of the 2016-17 school year is upon us!  It is hard to believe today we dismissed school for the final time for this academic year and the lazy days of summer are finally here! We have enjoyed a wonderful year with your children. Thank you for sharing your greatest gift […] Read more...

President’s Perspective: End Of The Year

June 6, 2017

Dear Mater Christi Families: The countdown is underway as we finish up the 2016-2017 school year.  Yesterday your children experienced “Step-Up Day” where they had the opportunity to visit the grade they will be in next year and meet their new teacher(s).  I know that many students enjoyed having the opportunity to get a sneak-peek […] Read more...

President’s Perspective: Busy Week

April 6, 2017

Dear Mater Christi Families, We’ve had a very busy week at Mater Christi!  On Tuesday morning Bishop Coyne visited Mater Christi School and presided at our all-school liturgy.  Bishop Coyne delivered a wonderful message, and our students were engaged, responsive, and reverent throughout Mass!  We are truly blessed with outstanding students and for this we are most grateful to […] Read more...