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November 2019 Newsletter: Isabelle Lacy Takes First Place, Girls Team Places 4th in State Championships

November 25, 2019

The cross country team has long been a source of pride for Mater Christi School. Led by seasoned coach Mike Early, Mater Christi has seen the development of young runners who have been instrumental to the overall success of the program. On October 27, over 600 runners from across the state gathered to participate in the Vermont State Cross Country Championships in challenging weather conditions. In the girls race, Isabelle […] Read more...

November 2019 Newsletter: Join Us for Mater Christmas at Ira Allen Chapel!

November 25, 2019

Students have been rehearsing since the early weeks of the semester, and we have an exciting program planned including alumni performances. Mater Christmas will be held on Wednesday, December 18, at 5:30 pm. In order to accommodate all of our families and friends, we are holding Mater Christmas at the Ira Allen Chapel, an event space operated by the University of Vermont, and located right across Colchester Avenue.  There will […] Read more...

November 2019 Newsletter: Visiting Author – Sarah Dillard

November 25, 2019

Vermont author and cartoonist Sarah Dillard visited kindergarten through grade 3 students to talk about her new book, appropriately titled I Wish It Would Snow. Dillard expertly guided the students through her creative process, showing them the initial sketches for the book and how they evolved into the finished product. She also shared how it felt to be a published author, “To see someone I don’t know reading my book […] Read more...

November 2019 Newsletter: Student Artists Selected as Robert Howe Safety Calendar Winners

November 25, 2019

The Robert Howe Fire Safety Calendar project is a yearly program that features the artwork of 3rd grade students from around the state of Vermont. The program provides a focused learning experience when children prepare fire prevention posters for each month of the calendar. We are pleased to announce that this year Mater Christi School had students selected for their submissions; students were guided in their endeavors by artist and […] Read more...

November 2019 Newsletter: Strong Enrollment, Mindful Growth

November 25, 2019

This fall, Mater Christi School demonstrated growth in enrollment for the second year in a row. Last year, the school met its enrollment goal of 220 students and showed particular strength in early childhood grades. This year, school opened having already met its goal of 220 students, and now has 229 fully enrolled students. This year’s prekindergarten class is full, and grade 4 is also close to full, and will […] Read more...