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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...

Mater Christi School Class of 2017 – Awards Ceremony

June 14, 2017

The following Mater Christi School eighth graders received awards at their Recognition Day event on June 7th, 2017: The President’s Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement: Reed Abry, Alexander Jones, Owen McDermott, Cole Tarrant, William Tritt, and Elena Valerio. Purpose of this award: Recognize students who show outstanding educational growth, improvement, commitment or intellectual development in their academic […] Read more...

Teacher Talk: Combining Art and Language at Mater Christi School

June 13, 2017

When Mrs. Jennifer Coulter set out to plan a research unit with her third graders, it occurred to her that this would be a perfect unit to teach in interdisciplinary fashion. She approached Ms. Hannah Robertson, Mater Christi School’s art teacher, and together they came up with a plan that would incorporate researching the life […] 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...

Mater Christi School – National Nursing Homes Week

May 22, 2017

National Nursing Homes Week is May 14-20, and what has become a tradition, Mrs. Barb Heath and her Mater Christi School band rode out to the north end of Burlington to share their musical talents with  the residents of Birchwood Terrace Healthcare and Starr Farm Nursing Center. They spent most of Wednesday morning either performing […] Read more...