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News: Rhonda From CSWD Visits MCS

September 11, 2018

The first and second grade classes welcomed Recycle Rhonda from CSWD (Chittenden Solid Waste District) to share her Compost Critters program on Thursday, September 6, 2018.  This program teaches children about the importance of composting. Students were able to dig into the cyclical journey of lunchtime leftovers from the compost bucket to nutrient rich soil and back to the food on their plate.  This program incorporates biology, local issues, and […] Read more...

News: Congratulations Class of 2018

July 12, 2018

  Daemon Aiken Noah Jordan Mason Altadonna Grace Kline Myla Altadonna Gaia Lenox Ashley Boucher Matthew Ludden Lauren Buhmann Maris Lynn Theodore Burton Garrett Micciche Julien Buttolph Sabina Nagiba Evan Cadmus Connor Peet Philip Davis Jacob Rubman Corin Diehl Jack Rutz William Freeman William Sawyer Tyler French Malinn Sigler Christopher Haigney Celeste Slauterbeck Michael Harrington Athena Stever Benjamin Harrison Jaiden Tremblay Laura Hoak Haley Walker Seamus Howrigan Heath Walker Victor […] Read more...

Teacher Talk: Farm Community

May 29, 2018

The first graders in Ms. Lee’s class have been studying Farm and Farm Community this month. A few weeks ago, the class took a field trip to a working dairy farm to learn about farming, tending to a large herd of cows, the milking process, and finally how the milk is transported off the farm. This week, the students were surprised with a visit from several animals from the Shelburne […] Read more...

News: Presidents For The Day!

May 15, 2018

Students at the Helm – Presidents for a Day! On Wednesday, May 9th Caroline and Patrick Walsh could be found sitting on the other side of the President’s desk! The siblings took over the President’s role at Mater Christi after their parents won this very popular auction item at our Spring Benefit. First priority for the leaders was an out of uniform day for all students, faculty, and staff. Their […] Read more...

News: Community Outreach – Joseph’s House

May 15, 2018

Mater Christi collected toiletries this week to donate to Joseph’s House. Joseph’s House is a community outreach program located in the Church of Immaculate Conception in downtown Burlington. People who have fallen on hard times come to Joseph’s House to receive comfort. The staff takes the time to listen to people’s stories and help provide items that may ease their distress. On Friday, the Middle School students had a teacher advisory lesson […] Read more...