The Mater Dei Student Council, in conjunction with the American Red Cross, hosted a blood drive October 23. Sixty-six donors, including thirty-one first-time donors, registered; and fifty-six units were successfully collected. We thank all who participated in this life-saving event!
Congratulations to Olivia Holtgrave, our Student of the Week for the week of October 30! In his nomination, American History teacher Mr. Travis Gebke stated, “It is with great pleasure that I select Olivia Holtgrave as our Student of the Week. Olivia does a wonderful job in American History class!... Read More
Congratulations to Ms. Colleen McDermott, our Disciple of the Week for the week of October 30! In his nomination, Mr. Travis Gebke stated, “It takes courage to follow in the footsteps of a legend. Yet, Ms. Colleen McDermott, Mater Dei Catholic High School’s new campus minister, has accepted this challenge... Read More
Congratulations to the Marching Knights for earning second place in Class 3A at the University of Illinois Marching Band Championships on Saturday, October 21. Pictured (from left) are Mater Dei color guard instructor Ms. Julianna Swanson; U of I drum majors Jordi Pakey-Rodriguez, Cameryn Wysocki, and Salma Qamruddin; Mater Dei... Read More
Congratulations to Mr. Travis Gebke (top picture) and Mr. Gary Pollmann (bottom picture), our Disciples of the Week! In her nomination, Mrs. Tammy Carroll stated, “These gentlemen always smile, even when I ask them annoying questions: ‘How do I find the heater? Where do we go for the in-service? What’s... Read More
Congratulations to Erika Plage, our Student of the Week for the week of October 23! In her nomination, Mrs. Maria Zurliene stated, “During a prospective student’s tour, Erika immediately, without prompting, welcomed the student and shared with her information regarding the class we were visiting. Erika’s friendly and outgoing personality... Read More
Congratulations to our newly elected Science Club officers (back, left to right) President Rachell Maue, Vice president Kate Maue; (front, left to right) Secretary Reese Bradford and Treasurer Grace Fuehne.
Congratulations to Mrs. Tammy Carroll, our Disciple of the Week for the week of October 16! In her nomination, Ms. Colleen McDermott stated, “Mrs. Carroll has been a great addition to the Mater Dei family! She truly cares for our students and staff. She has been able to delve into... Read More
Congratulations to senior Grace Fuehne, our Student of the Week for the week of October 16! In his nomination, Anatomy and Physiology teacher Mr. Marvin Eversgerd stated, “Grace’s work in Anatomy and Physiology is excellent! She is an asset to the class, as she is always prepared for class and... Read More
We are proud to announce the colleges and universities to which members of our Class of 2018 have been accepted thus far (as of 9-28-17): Bellarmine University: Sydney Richter Benedictine College: Katie Goring Eastern Illinois University: Tyler Hitpas, Seth Huelsmann, Kiersten Wascher Greenville College: Bobby Clancy Indiana State University: Kade... Read More