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Knights Donate 1,824 Canned Goods

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We are proud to announce that our students, faculty and staff donated a total of 1,824 canned goods to our annual Thanksgiving Food Drive!  The food was donated to BCMW...   Read More

Vocalists Perform in Kaskaskia College Honor Choir

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On November 30, Mater Dei vocalists performed in the Kaskaskia College Honor Choir under the direction of Professor Lynda Marshall of Kaskaskia College’s Music Department.  Pictured during their rehearsal prior...   Read More

Student of the Week – Tyler Voss

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Congratulations to Tyler Voss, our Student of the Week for the week of December 4!  In her nomination, Theology teacher Mrs. Judy Kampwerth stated, “It is with great pleasure that...   Read More

Disciple of the Week – Mrs. Maria Zurliene

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Congratulations to Mrs. Maria Zurliene, our Disciple of the Week for the week of November 27!  In his nomination, Mr. Blake Korte stated, “Maria does an excellent job promoting Mater...   Read More

Varsity Cheerleaders Place First at Pinckneyville ICCA Invitational

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Join us in congratulating the members and coaches of our varsity cheerleading squad for earning first place in the medium varsity division at the Pinckneyville ICCA Invitational December 10.  The...   Read More

Scholar Knights Open SCSL Season with Eight Wins

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Following the Scholastic Hi-Q , the Scholar Knights kicked off their regular season November 2 with three wins.  Mater Dei defeated the Granite City Warriors (440-270), the Hillsboro Hilltoppers (260-240...   Read More

EIU Honor Jazz Combo Festival

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                Senior trumpeter Susy Cowgill (left) and senior baritone saxophonist Sophia Mondt (right) are pictured performing at the Eastern Illinois University Honor Jazz...   Read More

Imming and Stark Compete in IHSA Girls Swimming Sectional

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Pictured at the IHSA Girls Swimming Sectional November 11 are (left) Abigail Imming, who competed in the 100 yard butterfly and 100 yard freestyle, and (right) Gretta Stark, who competed...   Read More

Knights are the Pro-Life Generation

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(from left) Savanna Luitjohan, Morgan Huelsmann, Zach Holtgrave, Grace Rapp, and Katherine Wellen are pictured wearing their “I am the pro-life generation” shirts during the Pro-Life Jeans Day held November...   Read More

Hands-On Lesson in Introduction to Engineering

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Under the guidance of Mr. Doug Ratermann, Introduction to Engineering students are pictured in Mater Dei’s parking lot during a hands-on lesson on running a level circuit, an engineering skill...   Read More