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News: Back to School

September 12, 2020

Mater Christi faculty and staff concluded their “Workshop Week” of preparations for the school year with a spiritual retreat to St. Anne’s Shrine in Isle La Motte. The gorgeous island setting, on the shore of Lake Champlain and just a few miles from Canada, was the perfect spot for faculty and staff to breathe, bond, be restored, and to remember the important vocation to which they have all been called. […] Read more...

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...

Newsletter Spring 2020

May 19, 2020

Mater Christi Families Emerge as Local Heroes Mater Christi families have been playing a role in the state’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic. It is no surprise based on the school’s proximity to UVM that many of our parents are first responders at UVM Medical Center and other area medical facilities. We, as a community, are so grateful to them for their service. Other Mater Christi parents have been doing […] 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...