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News: Tree Lighting

December 22, 2020

For seven years, the annual tree lighting has marked the start of the Christmas season for the Mater Christi School community. Since it began, one year after the passing of a beloved Mater Christi alumna, Emily Lyman, the event has grown and flourished under the thoughtful shepherding of faculty, staff, and students.  Now the event is observed in memory of both Emily and Ryan Collins, another MCS student who was […] Read more...

News: Happy Thanksgiving

November 24, 2020

“The root of joy is gratefulness…It is not joy that makes us grateful; it is gratitude that makes us joyful.” ― Brother David Steindl-Rast Open doors, open minds, and open hearts have helped us cultivate a true sense of joy and gratitude at Mater Christi School this year.  As Thanksgiving draws near, we’re celebrating the gift of our community, we’re counting our blessings, and we’re striving to answer the call […] Read more...

News: Mater Christi School Girls Win State Cross Country Championship and Boys Finish Strong

November 19, 2020

On Sunday, November 1, the Mater Christi School boys and girls cross country teams traveled to Thetford Academy for the 2020 Vermont Middle School State Cross Country Championships. The girls team ended their impressive season with a first-place finish and a Vermont State Cross Country Championship trophy, and the boys team had a great day of running! Izzy L. led the teams with a win in her heat with a […] Read more...

News: Field Hockey Season Ends Strong

November 6, 2020

On Friday, October 30, the Mater Christi field hockey team competed against Hunt Middle School in their final game of the season. Lanah Q. scored two goals to lead the MCS girls to a 4-0 victory. Bella W. and Sophia C. each scored one goal, and Skylar R. had six saves in the net. The girls demonstrated great teamwork and effort throughout the season, and their hard work was evident […] Read more...

News: Mercy Day

September 28, 2020

On September 24, the Mater Christi School community joined other 48 other Mercy schools in 7 countries to celebrate Mercy Day. Students, teachers, and staff members began the day with a prayer service honoring the Sisters of Mercy and their foundress, Catherine McAuley. Students learned about Mercy’s origins in Dublin, Ireland in 1827, and its current impact in America and worldwide in convents, schools, hospitals, orphanages, and other works of mercy. […] Read more...