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Mater Christi Students Visit BCA

May 17, 2019

This morning, our Grade 2 students visited BCA in Burlington. BCA Center docent Kate McKernan gave them a tour of the exhibitions “Skin Ego” and “Robopoems”. One student commented what he likes most about Skin Ego is that it’s “both kinda gross and kinda awesome” Ms. McLellan’s class asked several questions about the process and truly enjoyed the exhibitions. At the end of the tour, students went upstairs to work on […] Read more...

Teacher Talk: Humane Society Visits 1L

May 15, 2019

Students in Kristen Lee’s first-grade class collected pennies during Lent and voted to donate the money to The Humane Society of Chittenden County. Erin Alamed, Director of Volunteer and Community Outreach, visited the classroom today with her rescue pup, Shelby, to collect the basket of goodies and talk about all her organization does for the community. Kristen Lee First Grade Teacher   Read more...

Presidents For The Day

May 8, 2019

On Friday, May 3rd, we heartily welcomed 5th grader, Kate Larkin, and 4th grader, Jack Webb, as our Presidents for the Day!  These future school leaders walked through class, passed some important legislation including granting the entire school a “dress-down day,” and did what all Heads of School do: went to town for lunch!  It was a delightful day; these two have bright futures ahead! Read more...

Newsletter: Show Your Love on May 11

April 2, 2019

Dear Mater Christi School Community: Spring is here, the season of growth. In the classrooms, teachers have been working hard nurturing, caring and cultivating the seeds of knowledge. Our students have been busy with Scholar’s Bowl, Geobee, Science Fair, Robotics Club, The Mitten (the kindergarten musical), a poetry slam and Spring arts festival. We are also gearing up for an active spring season with baseball, track, lacrosse, Girls on the […] Read more...

Newsletter: Bulldog Robotics Unveils their 2019 FTC Competition Robot, MCS Rover

April 2, 2019

Bulldog Robotics Unveils their 2019 FTC Competition Robot, MCS Rover The 2019 FTC Regional Championship, Rover Ruckus, was held at Champlain Valley Union High School on Saturday, February 23.  Five members of the MCS Bulldog Robotics Club debuted the MCS Rover at the competition.  In addition to Bulldog Robotics, 31 local and regional high school teams presented robotic rovers to complete a series of tasks designed to mimic a mining […] Read more...