Fathers & Friends members hosted a successful breakfast on Palm Sunday, April 9, during which they served over 400 guests. We thank all who enjoyed the delicious meal, our Fathers & Friends members who cooked and served the food, and our Athletic Department members who served drinks and cleaned tables.... Read More
On April 7, under the guidance of moderator Mrs. KK Schneider, thirty-one members of Teens for Life prayed for women and their unborn children during a prayer vigil outside the Hope Clinic for Women in Granite City.
On April 4, under the guidance of moderator Mrs. Heather Land, thirty-three members of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) toured Busch Stadium and St. Louis Zoo. Students gained insight into the numerous and varied opportunities in the business world, including the different corporate roles that are essential to each... Read More
The administration and faculty are pleased to announce the Students of Quarter for the third quarter. Please join us in congratulating these students and their families! Senior Ethan Schumacher, the son of Martin and Karen Schumacher. Throughout his academic career, Ethan has enrolled in a variety of honors courses, including... Read More
Mater Dei is proud to announce that Jeff Ripperda, M.D., will be inducted into the Mater Dei Hall of Honor on May 5, 2017, with fellow inductees Phyllis (Fox) Berndsen, the late James Kirby, M.D. and Rita (Schomaker) Winkeler. Following his graduation from Mater Dei in 1996, Jeff Ripperda, M.D.,... Read More
Members of the Mater Dei community received the Sacrament of Reconciliation during our annual Lenten reconciliation services, which were held on March 29. We thank our local priests for providing this opportunity!
Mater Dei Catholic High School’s annual spring musical, Disney’s High School Musical, takes the stage at 7:00 pm March 31 and April 1, and at 2:00 pm April 2. Based on the high energy Disney classic made-for-television movie of the same name, this musical is sure to electrify audiences of... Read More
At the Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE) sectional competition, held at McKendree University on March 13, senior Amber Litteken earned first place in English and third place in mathematics. Amber will now compete at the WYSE state competition at the University of Illinois on April 19. Ben Logullo... Read More
From their test scores for the Illinois FBLA State Leadership Conference, the following Mater Dei students qualified for the National FBLA Leadership Conference in Anaheim, CA, June 29 through July 2: Corynn Henrichs – 1st place in Database Design and Applications, Zach Honer – 3rd place in Insurance and Risk... Read More
Director of Bands Mr. Blake Korte and members of the Jazz Band enjoyed an evening of music at Jazz at the Bistro in St. Louis on Friday, March 24. Pictured outside the venue are (front, left to right) Caroline Kenow, Susy Cowgill, Alex Rivera; (back, left to right) Amber Litteken,... Read More