Juniors and Seniors who qualified for the National Honor Society have received an email from Mrs. Pochyly. Make sure to fill out the attached application and return it to Mrs. Pochyly by September 17.
Three (3) spots left on the September Girls Kairos. See Mrs. Pochyly for a registration form.
Any junior or senior who wants to be a Marist Youth officer come to the SLO for application.
The Marist Theater Guild Presents "The Curious Savage." Auditions will take place in the Redhawk Theater September 11 and 12 with callbacks on September 13. See the callboard for more information.
There will be an informational meeting at 6pm on Tuesday, September 18th in room 113 for any students and parents interested in learning more about the college tour to schools in the D.C. and Carolina area over President's Day Weekend 2019. Questions? See Mrs. McArdle in the Explore office.
The first Hawk Talk will feature Marist seniors who attended college programs, interned, worked, and /or volunteered during summer 2018. This is a great way to learn from our seniors and learn what the Explore Program is all about. The event is from 7-8pm on Tuesday, September 18th. All members of the Marist community are welcome.
Worth Township is currently recruiting for their Peer Jury Program. This program is designed as an alternative to Juvenile Court. They receive real cases from the local police departments as well as Bridgeview and Markham Courthouses. The cases are misdemeanors and minor civil infractions only.
The jurors hear the cases, and decide what the offenders need to complete as penalty for their offense.
Please pick up an application in the Guidance Office if you are interested in this program.
The Anti-Cruelty Society is currently accepting applications for two programs. Participants in The After School Advocates Program complete group volunteer projects to benefit shelter pets at the Anti-Cruelty Society facility. Teens Who Care is a volunteer program where students assist at the shelter facility with cleaning, organizing, animal socialization and special events. Further details and application information can be found at www.anticruelty.org.
If you interested in signing up for the spring break trip to Barcelona, Provence, Nice, Florence, and Rome, please see Mrs. Cox in Guidance as soon as possible. This trip is almost filled to capacity. Once it is full, you will need to be added to a waiting list in the event that a spot opens up.
ATTENTION MARIST SPANISH STUDENTS:
Are you interested in hosting a Marist student from Barcelona, Spain this November? If so pick up an information sheet & application outside of Rm211 and turn it in to your Spanish teacher as soon as possible. Questions? See or email Senora Nathan-Gamauf!
Fencing Club News: Fencing Club is a coed Western Martial Art meeting every Tuesday after school in the cafeteria. Our first meeting of the year will be held in room 229 after school next Tuesday, Sept 11. Come for information about our new year and some treats! All are welcome!!
The chess team will have a brief meeting in the ARC on Monday at 2:30. All returning members are expected to attend. See you then.”
The Spanish Club is hosting the second annual Marist Tomatina to compare to the Tomatina festival held in Buñol, Spain. Students will be able to join the fun by throwing red water balloons filled with dyed red water in the breezeway today, Friday September 7th after school from 2:45 to 3:45. Students must bring protective eyewear and wear white clothes that they will not mind ruining. There are forms requiring a parent/guardian signature available outside room Room 214, due now. These must be turned into your Spanish teacher in order to participate. See Ms. Jorgensen for questions.
If you are interested in joining the Pro-Life/Pro-Love Club, we will be having our first meeting on Thursday, September 13 in Room 102. Come and learn about all of the events that we’d like to do this year and how you can help support all stages of life. Please see Mr. Lesher if you have any questions.
Marist High School’s boys' soccer program will face Br. Rice on Saturday, September 8, at 2pm in Red & White Stadium.
While both teams look forward to competing for the Pulaski Cup, players and coaches are focused on honoring fallen first responders on the eve of the 17th anniversary of the attacks on 9-11, in which more than 3,000 victims died.
At the game, all military and first responders in attendance will be honored. Other plans are in the works to make the game a special event that is both dignified and fun.
Attention RedHawk Hockey fans:
Help us kick off the hockey season this weekend with the inaugural “Southside Shamrock Cup” tournament (Marist, Mt. Carmel, St. Rita and Br. Rice). This Saturday, September 8, at Southwest Ice Arena in Crestwood your RedHawks will face Mt. Carmel at 3:30 p.m. Come cheer your Varsity Hockey team on to victory! Come early to get your tournament t-shirt and sweatshirts! Go RedHawks!
Attention all Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors wishing to tryout for the Girls' Basketball Team:
Open Gym for Girls' Basketball will begin Tuesday, September 11, at 2:45 in the Main Gym. Come dressed and ready to play. All details of open gyms will be explained on that day. If you have any questions, please see Coach Connolly.