On Monday, January 30, the Mater Dei community celebrated Student Appreciation Day! Because we have a winning combination of faith, knowledge and service, students enjoyed wearing clothing of their favorite sports teams. In addition, recognizing the continued dedication of our students, we began the day with a bit of relaxation... Read More
On Sunday, January 29, the Mater Dei community began their Catholic Schools Week celebration with Parish Appreciation Day. During Masses at their parishes, student representatives offered their gratitude to parishioners for supporting Mater Dei and Catholic education with the following speech: “Today is the beginning of National Catholic Schools Week. ... Read More
English Department Chair Mrs. Pam Zurliene (left) accepts a $500 Touchstone Energy grant from Clinton County Electric Cooperative representative Carrie Trame (right). To supplement a non-fiction unit for her English II Honors students, Mrs. Zurliene will utilize the funds to purchase titles that include biography, history, human rights, science, environmental,... Read More
On January 27, two groups of our students demonstrated their dedication to protecting life! Attending the 44th annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. were (front row from left) Katie Wieseman, Taylor Goring, Katherine Goring, Maddison Hodous, Kierstan Wascher, Susy Cowgill, Sophia Lager, Tori Voyles; (back row from left) Mr.... Read More
Please join us in congratulating our students who earned recognition on the 2016-2017 Second Quarter Honor Roll and First Semester Honor Roll.
Catholic Holy Family Society members Theresa Jansen (left) and Jim Richter (right) present a $200 donation to Director of Advancement Fr. Chuck Tuttle (middle). Catholic Holy Family Society’s generosity is greatly appreciated, as it truly makes a difference for our students!
Our Teens for Life recently hosted a jeans day, which raised $720.25 for Food for the Hungry. Students had the opportunity to wear jeans with a pro-life shirt designed by senior Margo Lampe (pictured at left) or a Mater Dei spirit shirt. We thank our Teens for Life members and... Read More
(from left) St. Vincent de Paul Society (SVDP) members Annie Kuenstler, Sarah Schriewer, Dennis Trickey, and moderator Mrs. KK Schneider delivered donated toys to BCMW in Breese. During a collection sponsored by SVDP November 21 through December 9, a new record of 325 new toys, hats, gloves and scarves were... Read More
The Mater Dei family donated $300 to a special mission collection for the benefit of Sarah Corbus, a member of the Class of 2014. Now in her fifth semester of dual enrollment in Ozark Christian College and Missouri Southern State University, Sarah plans to travel to San Juan, Puerto Rico,... Read More
(from left) Erika Ortiz, Allison Beckmann and Quinn Cutler are pictured with blankets donated to the Spanish Club’s #SPREADTHEWARMTH blanket drive. The blankets will be donated to Highland Area Food Pantry, Relevant Pregnancy Options Center, local nursing homes and a local men’s homeless shelter. We thank our Spanish Club members... Read More