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Teacher Talk: Finance Bazaar – Grade 4 & 5

December 3, 2021

The Finance Bazaar is a joining learning initiative project for 4th and 5th-grade students in which they create and run a simulated marketplace in both 5th-grade classrooms. 5th graders practice skills in multiplying decimals and problem solving, calculating tax, discounts, and total prices. 4th graders practice adding and subtracting money, counting change, and becoming familiar with money and coin values. The mini unit takes about two weeks of instruction for […] Read more...

News: Tree Lighting 2021

December 2, 2021

We are so grateful to be able to return once again to the annual tradition of gathering for our Mater Christi tree lighting.  This tradition began eight years ago after the passing of a beloved Mater Christi alumna, Emily Lyman. Since then, 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, […] Read more...

News: Grade 8 Pasta Dinner

November 10, 2021

WOW!! What an event and what a generous and supportive community we have! Thank you all for making this an event to remember. We would like to send a huge thank you to Chef Dan and Chef Ray for the countless hours they put in and their flexibility to accommodate for the supply issues we faced; ensuring we provided our community with a tasty meal. Talk about tasty, thank you […] Read more...

News: Field Hockey Undefeated Season

November 4, 2021

The MCS field hockey team was undefeated, with a record 8-1-0 for regular season games! MCS partnered with Christ The King School, and every player brought a strength to the team that solidified the success of this great field hockey season! The drive and determination from each player was profound, and everyone should be proud of their accomplishments.  Highlights from the season included: Goals were scored by 8 players, which […] Read more...

News: MCS Chittenden County Championship

October 22, 2021

Congratulations to the Mater Christi cross country runners who raced on Friday afternoon at Shelburne Museum in the 2021 Chittenden County Championship. In a big upset of the largest schools in the county, the girls won the overall girl’s division race and are the Chittenden county champions. The MCS team showed a great effort by all the girls to win in a new time trial style of racing this year. […] Read more...