MCCHS FRIDAY FOCUS

93rd Edition: November 16, 2018

Pilgrims on the Way of Truth

THANKFUL for YOU!

Ah...Thanksgiving! Whether you're planning a quiet dinner with immediate family, or travelling to join extended family in a huge celebration - we know how dear those memories are for us all. And then that moment comes: the dinner is on the table, everyone has a plate in front of them...and we look around and soak it all in. We pass dishes filled with favorite family recipes. We share childhood stories (preferably the embarrassing ones!) We feel blessed to serve the future of our family with all the memories of our past.


It is in this same spirit that we come to celebrate our first-annual Hurricane Day on November 20th. Our goal is to have our own Hurricane Thanksgiving celebration, creating a shared day where every single Marian Central Hurricane - past, present, and future - shows how much this school matters! We have 591 talented, thoughtful, and hopeful students at Marian Central. They are the heart of why we exist - and why we are determined to be the absolute best school possible.


We hope that you help us make this Hurricane Day special! Encourage your students to deck-out in their best spirit wear for our special Spirit Dress Down Day on Tuesday. Help ensure that Marian Central can always provide the best resources and opportunities for our students by making a donation here. Share what Marian means to you on social media, using the #HurricaneDay hashtag!


Just as we plan to gather later this week to celebrate and give thanks for our families - let's come together on Tuesday to celebrate our beloved Marian Central family. Please consider joining us, too, on Wednesday morning (8:40 am) for our All-School Mass celebration! We are truly grateful for every student - and for the dedication and support of all our parents, faculty, and staff. Thank you for all that you do to make our school such a special place!


Have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday!

2018 MCCHS OPEN HOUSE, SUNDAY NOV. 18th 1-3pm

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WEEK AT-A-GLANCE November 10 - 16 , 2018

Saturday, November 17, 2018


Sunday, November 18, 2018

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Marian Central OPEN HOUSE!


Monday, November 19, 2018

7:45 am: Daily Mass in Chapel

4th - 6th pds: Confessions in Chapel

2:30 pm: Softball meeting in Cafeteria


Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - HURRICANE DAY! Super-Spirit Dress-Down Day!

7:45 am: Daily Mass offered in Chapel

4th - 6th pds: Adoration in Chapel

2:30 pm: Confession in Chapel

2:30 pm: Lacrosse meeting in Cafeteria

2:45 pm: Musical script hand-out and read-through in Auditorium


Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - NOON DISMISSAL

8:40 am: All School Mass - All Welcome!


Thursday, November 22, 2018 - NO SCHOOL, Happy Thanksgiving!


Friday, November 23, 2018 - NO SCHOOL, Happy (day after) Thanksgiving!


Check out our detailed Athletic Calendar for all practice times, team dinners, and "Away" games for this week!


For a detailed calendar of all MCCHS Clubs & Organizations meetings and events, please see our Clubs & Organizations Website!

Hurricane Day - Tuesday, November 20!

Hurricane Day is a day to celebrate Marian Central Catholic High School! It's a day to share Hurricane pride by wearing red and columbia blue, posting Marian's impact on social media with #HurricaneDay, and giving back with a gift to reach our goal of 591 donors - one donor for every student currently attending Marian Central! This represents the number of students’ lives currently being formed at Marian Central. Together, we can ensure that the tradition of a Marian Central Catholic education remains strong.


Learn more about Hurricane Day here: www.marian.com/hurricaneday.


We are challenging the students to post on Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram what they like most about Marian Central to be entered into a drawing for spirit wear. Students will be permitted to dress down that day in their most spirited red and columbia blue to show their Hurricane pride. Please encourage your child to get involved in this special day!

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Register for RISE UP! Leadership Conference by November 20th!

Calling all 6th - 8th Graders!

Unlock your LEADERSHIP POTENTIAL by attending our annual Rise Up! Conference at Marian Central!


WHAT: 9th Annual Rise Up! Leadership Development Conference

WHERE: Marian Central Catholic High School

HOST: MCCHS National Honor Society

WHEN: Saturday, December 8, 2018 from 9am - 3pm

DETAILS: Lunch provided


Past participants have gone on to become some of Marian Central's most influential, successful student leaders! Come make new friends who share a passion to make a difference in the world, and learn immediately applicable leadership skills to take back to your middle schools!


Registration is open through November 20th (to guarantee t-shirt!) $10.00 per student (checks payable to Marian Central Catholic High, please note "Rise Up!" in memo area!)


Email riseup.marian@gmail.com with registration form, or any questions!


DOWNLOAD the 2018 Rise Up Registration Form and bring your friends with you for an amazing, informative day!

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College Counselor's Corner!

It's BACK and BETTER THAN EVER!


Please enjoy this week's installment, entitled...

On Economics, Live Sporting Events, and Admission to the Most Selective Colleges

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All announcements, schedules, and forms are published on our Marian website for your convenience! After any new announcements are broadcast via email, we make sure we post a permanent link to the information on our website for your reference.