Wednesday, April 18 is Marist’s first Champagnat Day celebration. The day includes the opportunity for students to dress down for $5. Students must wear a Marist shirt or sweatshirt. Money will be collected in homeroom and students will receive a Champagnat sticker. If enough money is raised from students dressing down, a Marist alum will donate an additional $5,000!
Career Night is tonight at 7pm! There will be over 25 different careers represented, and all members of the Marist community are welcome to come interact with Marist alums in a variety of different fields.
Permission slips for the evening field trip to Northwestern medicine stroke unit on Thursday, April 26th are due back to Mrs. McArdle next Wednesday, April 18th. Need a permission form or more info? Stop by to see Mrs. McArdle in her office.
Attention cast and crew of West Side Story: It’s not too late to order a DVD. Please turn in order form and money to Mrs. Kelly by Wednesday, April 11. Order forms are available in Mrs. Kelly’s office in the ARC.
ATTENTIOIN JUNIOR AND SENIOR BOYS… The list of participants for next week’s Kairos Retreat is posted outside of Deacon Andy’s office. Please double check the list for your name and be sure to attend the MANDATORY information meeting on Friday immediately after school in the Chapel. The meeting will last 5 minutes.
Spring Band Concert
The Marist High School Band presents its 53rd annual Spring Concert on Saturday, April 14 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 15 at 3 p.m. in the school’s main gym. Tickets are $5.00 and are available at the door. The band will be performing a variety of works that are guaranteed to help celebrate the arrival of Spring.
Calling All Cooking Club Members! All groups will meet this Thursday, April 12th at 2:30 in the CAFÉ. Any questions? See Ms. Silva.
ITALIAN CLUB: Buongiorno! Italian club is meeting this Thursday, April 12th, at 2:30 pm in the cafeteria to have a cup of hot chocolate directly from Italy! Make sure to bring your own mug.
On Tuesday night, the Marist Boys Track and Field TEAM dominated the Benet Academy ESCC meet. Marist Sophomore Brian Ferguson won the 100m dash and 200m dash. Marist Senior Martin Smith won the 110m Hurdles. Marist Senior David Daniels won the Triple Jump. Marist Senior Steven Rowe won the High Jump. Marist Senior Alton Brooks, Sophomore Keyon Turner, Sophomore Nick Coccaro, and Senior Martin Smith won the 4x100m Relay. Marist Sophomore Brian Ferguson, Senior Justin Williams, Junior Tom Johnson, and Junior Kendric Nowling won the 4x200m Relay. Marist Sophomore Thomas Leonard won the 1600m run. The RedHawks will travel to Oak Lawn on Friday for the Spartan Invitational. A TEAM Pasta Party will take place in the Marist cafeteria after practice on Thursday in preparation for the Spartan Invitational.
The boys JV tennis team opened their season yesterday with a 3-3 tie at Nazareth. Winning at singles was Tyler Brenza. Winning at doubles were the teams of Jack Santiago and Matt Schroeder, and Nick Alexander and Aidan Morrissey.