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News: Congratulations to the Class of 2020

June 17, 2020

On June 4, Mater Christi School celebrated the graduation of 29 eighth grade students with a newly imagined outdoor ceremony on the playing fields. Following all protocols and precautions,  the middle school team pulled off a memorable ceremony that honored the graduates and their families who have demonstrated amazing resilience in the past few months. The celebrations began with a car parade of all attendees led by the Burlington Fire […] Read more...

News: MCS Message

June 3, 2020

To the Mater Christi School family, We write to you as countless thousands of citizens across our country are taking to the streets to protest, to express sadness, pain and outrage, to demand justice, and to honor the lives of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and many, many other Black brothers and sisters of ours who have died tragic and untimely deaths in a nation that continues to grapple […] Read more...

Mater Christi Will Suspend Classes in Proactive Closure

March 13, 2020

Mater Christi School will suspend classes and move to remote learning effective at the close of school today in an effort to help mitigate the spread of the coronavirus. Research shows that closing schools proactively can slow down the spread of disease. MCS does not have an active case or known risk of exposure in its immediate school community. MCS faculty had already initiated training on remote learning and plan […] Read more...

News: Mercy Day 2019

September 26, 2019

On September 24, 1827, the Feast of Our Lady of Mercy, Catherine McAuley, moved by deep compassion and concern for the poor of Dublin, Ireland opened the doors to the House of Mercy on Baggot Street.  The house primarily served as a school for the education of poor young girls and a residence for homeless girls.  Mercy continued to grow as the Sisters of Mercy and their associates and partners […] Read more...

News: Monarch Butterflies

September 25, 2019

Last spring, Mater Christi initiated a butterfly garden, a collaborative project supported by students, faculty, alumni, and Girls on the Run. This garden was registered as part of the Mercy Monarch Milkweed Garden network. Today, our kindergarteners were excited to release the Monarch butterflies they have been nurturing through their life cycle so the butterflies could begin their journey to Mexico. It was a beautiful day to start such a […] Read more...