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Daily Announcements 1.16.19

Attention all 1st semester ceramic students!  Glazed pieces are on a table in the hallway outside the Ceramic room.  Bisque pieces are on the table inside the Ceramic studio.  Please come to claim your artwork!


Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others?”

We at Marist, in honor of Martin Luther King day, are collecting new and used Children Books for less fortunate kids in the Chicago area.  Drop Boxes are located outside the SLO and in Champagant Square.  The MLK drive runs through January 18.  Remember as MLK said “the time is always right to do what’s right”.

See Mrs. Pochyly for more information.

Attention Senior Boys: If you would like attend the February Boys Kairos Retreat and have not signed up, please see Coach Brennan in the SLO for a permission form as soon as possible.

Today, during the first Hawk Talk of 2019, alum Ian Schaller '06 will share his experience working in the field of health physics at Argonne National Lab in the Main Office Conference Room during lunch mods. Space is limited; please sign up by e-mailing Mrs. McArdle with your name & lunch mod. You can also see her in her office to sign up. Snacks will be served. 


Mock Trial will resume meeting after school in room 113 from 2:45-3:45. Please review most recent Showbie assignments prior to our meeting. 


Interested in medicine? If you would like to join for a tour of Northwestern's stroke care unit and hear a lecture on recognizing the signs of a stroke, please contact Mrs. McArdle by this Thursday. The event is next Thursday, January 24th from 5-8pm downtown. Dinner and parking are included. Space is limited. 

Marist Theatre Guild Presents:

The Sound of Music

Call-Backs: January 16

Be ready to sing, read, and dance and stay until it’s over!

All auditions begin at 3:00 p.m.

in the RedHawk Theater

Performance Dates:

March 28, 29, 30

See Mrs. Kelly or Mrs. Vail if you have questions



Calling all Chefs! Cooking Club will resume on January 29th. Stay tuned! If anyone is still interested in joining, please come to an information meeting on January 22nd at 2:30 in room 221 or contact Ms. Silva. Existing members do not need to show.

Spanish Club:

Did you know in many parts of Latin America and in Spain children receive presents from the three wise men on January 6th , and not Santa on Christmas? Come to Spanish Club in 214 this Friday to partake in a typical Dia de Reyes(dee-uh day ray-ays) with a Roscon (rose-cone)  cake, tamales, and maybe even a visit from the three wise men!

All are welcome. Please see Srta. Jorgensen or your Spanish teacher with any questions.



Boys' basketball played a thriller last night against St. Rita. The game went to overtime, where the RedHawks came up just 3 points short. The final was 52-49. It was a great atmosphere. Thanks to the football, cheer, and poms programs! The team heads to Notre Dame on Friday with games at 5:30 and 7pm. 

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