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Catalyst Maria Participates in Out of the Darkness Walk

This weekend Catalyst Maria scholars and staff participated in The Chicagoland Out of the Darkness Walk (promoting Suicide Awareness and Prevention). It was a beautiful day and thank you to everyone who participated and/or helped promote the walk! Check out an image of Catalyst staff below!

Prevention Walk 

Catalyst Maria Homecoming 2015!

Catalyst Maria High School is excited to celebrate Homecoming 2015! Please see below for an outline of events, and please contact the Catalyst Maria Main Office with questions at (773) 993-1770.

 

Day

Theme

After-School Event

Monday, 9/28

 

MKC Banner Making

Tuesday, 9/29

Sports Day

Soccer Game in Marquette Park

Wednesday, 9/30

Movie Character/Superhero Day

Senior Picnic (seniors only)

Thursday, 10/1

Black and White Day

Movie Night

Friday, 10/2

Catalyst Spirit Day!!!!

Football Game at DePaul Academy and parking lot dance party

Saturday, 10/3

Red Carpet

Homecoming Dance 7:00-10:00

Catalyst Maria College Fair

The Catalyst Maria team held an incredible event on-campus Friday morning! The image below depicts animal science scholars checking out Veterinary Tech College Program, as well as the 40 schools that attended CM’s annual College Fair!  This was an incredible experience for our scholars, and many thanks to Ms. Fawaz and Ms. Comiskey for their leadership in making this event such a success!

College Fair

College Fair 2

Catalyst Maria SY15-16 Title I Meeting Dates and Topics

Please join the Catalyt Maria Parent Group for Title I meetings on the following dates and topics:

September

09/24/15

Introduction to PowerSchool/Goodle Doc(keeping a line of communication with teachers)

October

10/22/15

Cyber Bullying Prevention and Tips on safety using social media technology

November 

11/19/15

Literacy Night

December

12/17/15

Parent Involvement = Student Success

January 

01/21/16

10 Tips for Successful Parent - Teacher Conferences

February 

02/25/16

Help your Student Get the Most out of Homework

March 

03/24/16

Health and Nutrition Night

April 

04/14/16

Harold Washington Library ( Educational Resources)

May 

05/26/16

Technology Workshop

June 

06/09/16

Study Skills

Catalyst Maria National Junior Honor Society Upcoming Events

Catalyst Maria is a proud partner school of the National Honor Society (NHS) and National Junior Honor Society (NJHS).  Please see below for some upcoming events and timeline for these organizations at Catalyst Maria:

NationalHonorSocietyLogo

 

Application Timeline for NHS and NJHS:

Applications for the 2015-2016 will open the week of September 21st.

Applications are due October 1, 2015

Decisions will be released on October 6, 2015

NJHS and NHS Induction will be on Tuesday, October 27, 2015, and families are invited to attend induction.

 

Other events:

Saturday, September 26, 2015- NHJS Special Olympic Bake Sale

Organized by 8th Grade Scholar, Sofia

McGuane Park- 2901 S Poplar Ave, Chicago, IL 60608- 8:00 AM

 

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

NHS and NHJS Special Olympics Floor Hockey Skills Challenge

5:00-8:00PM

Marquette Park

 

Support Catalyst    

Please join our efforts as a champion for changing lives at The Catalyst Schools. If you would like to speak with a Catalyst staff member about your donation, please call us at 773-295-7001.