(pictured below) Principal Dennis Litteken (right) is pleased to announce that seniors Taylor Goring (left) and Wren Heiligenstein (center) earned recognition as 2020 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists. Taylor is the daughter of Kevin and Jacqueline Goring and Wren is the daughter of Joe and Ann Heiligenstein. Of the 1.6 million... Read More
(pictured below) RaeAnne Toennies and members of her family (center) are pictured with members and coaches of the Mater Dei and Central boys soccer teams at the Play 4 Rae game the Knights hosted on September 7. From shirt, admission, and concessions sales, the event raised $2,000 for Rally for... Read More
(pictured below, from left) St. Vincent de Paul co-presidents Taylor Goring and Katie Wieseman are pictured with Mr. Andy Lobb following a special mission collection held in memory of his grandson, Eli Lobb. The Mater Dei community collected $745 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospitals, which will be donated in... Read More
Under the direction of Mr. Blake Korte, Director of Bands, the Marching Knights opened their 2019 competition season by sweeping the competition at the Metro East Marching Classic held at O’Fallon Township High School September 7. Their performance of this year’s field show, titled “Amongst the Clouds,” earned 1st place... Read More
Our annual Extracurricular Activities Fair, during which members of our extracurricular activities share information with their fellow students, was held during lunch August 23. We thank the members of our extracurricular activities who volunteered their time during lunch to represent their organization!
Please join us in welcoming three new faculty members to the Mater Dei family: (from left) Jared Green, Business Education Department; Miriah Harris, Theology Department; and Joe McNamara, Spanish Department. Mark Huelskamp (not pictured), a member of our maintenance department, will also serve as our Building Trades instructor.
Members of the Mater Dei community are invited to join us for our all-school Masses (9:40 a.m.): Homecoming Mass: Oct 1, 2019 Grandparents and All Saints Day Mass: Nov 1, 2019 Thanksgiving Mass: Nov 27, 2019 Immaculate Conception Mass: Dec 9, 2019 Catholic Schools Week Mass: Jan 29, 2020 Ash... Read More
The administration and faculty recognized students for their accomplishments in the areas of academics, service, and extracurricular activities at the annual National Honor Society (NHS) Induction and Underclass Awards Night Tuesday, May 14, 2019. We congratulate not only the students, but also their families, on their achievements! NHS Inductees Seniors,... Read More
Members of our Junior Knights recently enjoyed a Science Night, during which they completed four experiments that allowed them to observe various scientific concepts. We thank members of Student Ambassadors and moderator Mrs. Maria Zurliene for facilitating the event! During the Junior Knights Science Night April 17, Aliya... Read More
Pictured while writing welcome cards to the members of the Class of 2023 are student ambassadors (left, front to back) Meredith Innes, Katie Toennies, Emily Wiegmann, Madison Stone; (right, front to back) Jordyn Priebe, Katelynn Daniels, Matthew Fuehne, Amy Boeckman, and Regan Berndsen.