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President’s Perspective: School Updates

February 22, 2017

Dear Mater Christi Families, Winter Break is nearly upon us and not a moment too soon!  After so many overcast days, temperature swings, a snow event or two, bouts of flu, and just a few cases of whooping cough, I think all of us are ready for a little rest and relaxation during these dark days […] Read more...

Teacher Talk: Robotics Competition Vermont First Tech Challenge Regional Championship

February 17, 2017

Mater Christi School’s Bulldog Robotics Team Enters International Championship On February 11, 2017, Mater Christi’s Bulldog Robotics team competed in the Vermont First Tech Challenge Regional Championship. Organized by UVM, the competition took place at Essex High School.  Of the 32 participating teams, 17 came from other states from the Northeast in a region spanning […] Read more...

Teacher Talk: 7th Grade Retreat to Saint Michael’s College

February 16, 2017

During the 7th grade retreat to St. Michael’s College last week, students were able to spend some quiet time in the Chapel of St. Michael the Archangel. They were able to relax in prayer and meditation while contemplating their relationship with God. A few different types of meditation were offered to students in a retreat […] Read more...

Burlington Police Department Visits Kindergarten

February 3, 2017

As part of our celebrations for Catholic Schools Week, today our kindergarten class welcomed Officer Emilo from the Burlington Police Department.   She talked about community and shared with students how they can all help to create a safe community and how important honesty, respect, and cooperation are!      Our kindergarteners had several questions […] Read more...

President’s Perspective: Priority Registration

February 3, 2017

Dear Mater Christi Families: As we celebrate National Catholic Schools Week and the many wonderful students, parents, teachers, and programs that make up our school community, we are proud to begin our priority registration process for our current families for the 2017-18 school year.  As a Mercy school in the heart of Burlington, we have […] Read more...