News & Events

School News

List of 5 news stories.

  • Marist School Class of 2020 Commencement Ceremonies Live Streamed

    Marist School is hosting the 119th Annual Commencement on Saturday, July  11 and Sunday, July 12 at 8 a.m. in Hughes Spalding Stadium.
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  • Progress Update on Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity at Marist School

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  • Marist School's Summer Reading Program Features Books Focused on Anti-racism

    Marist School recently announced the book selections for the 2020-2021 “On the Same Page” summer reading program.
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  • A Message From Marist School President Fr. Bill Rowland, S.M.

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  • Letter from the President: Response to Atlanta & National Protests

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Athletics News

List of 5 news stories.

  • Steve Franks -- Former Marist Coach and Athletic Director Named to Hall of Fame

    Former Marist Coach and Athletic Director Steve Franks will be inducted into the Georgia Baseball Dugout Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2021.

    Coach Franks was Head Varsity Baseball Coach at Marist from 1990-1995, winning 2 State Championships (1990 & 1993) in that span.  Prior to being named Head Coach, he was an assistant to Marist Head Coach Jerry Queen, also a Georgia Dugout Club Hall of Famer from 1980-1989,  The duo won four State Championships and also finished as State Runner-Up during that time.

    Coach Franks also coached Football at Marist (1980-1989), the team winning the AAA State Championship in 1989 and served as Marist Athletic Director for 5 years before leaving to become involved in the college ranks at Vanderbilt University, first as an Assistant Coach/ Recruiting Coordinator in 1995 then becoming the Assistant Athletic Director of Operations from 2000-2004.  He returned to Georgia and became Athletic Director at The Lovett School in 2004 and retired in 2019.

    In addition to his selection to the Hall of Fame, Coach Franks has received numerous other honors including being named State Baseball Coach-of-the-Year twice and recognized by the Atlanta Braves 400 Club as their High School Coach-of-the-Year in 1993.  He was named assistant Football Coach-of-the-Year six times and in 2013 was named Georgia High School Athletic Director-of-the-Year by the Georgia Athletic Directors Association (GADA) while at The Lovett School.


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  • Marist Senior Tegan Siksta Received Whitey Zimmerman Award from Atlanta Touchdown Club

    The Atlanta Touchdown Club/National Football Foundation recently announced that Marist Senior Tegan Siksta was awarded the Whitey Zimmerman Scholarship Award.  This award is presented each year to Georgia high school football student-managers in honor of former Atlanta Falcons Equipment Manager.




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  • Boys Soccer Coach Brendan Murphy and Senior Nick Urbanek Honored

    Marist Varsity Boys Head Soccer Coach Brendan Murphy was recently named Georgia Soccer Coach-of-the-Year by the United Soccer Coaches Association for private/parochial schools.  In addition, senior Nick Urbanek was selected to the Georgia All-State Team by the association.

    The United Soccer Coaches Association is the largest soccer coaches association in the world, founded in 1941 and has over 30,000 members, including both men/boys and women/girls.  It offers training for both beginning and experienced coaches and distributes over 11,000 awards each year.
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  • Marist Alum Drew Dollar Wins ARCA Race at Talladega

    Marist alum Drew Dollar won the ARCA-Menard Series/General Dollar 200 at Talladega (Ala) Speedway on Saturday (6/21).  This is Drew's first win and the first race in the ARCA Series since March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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  • 2020 Blue & Gold Circle Inductees Announced

    The Blue & Gold Athletics Circle was establish in 2003 to honor those who have made outstanding contributions to Marist School Athletics.  Selection takes into consideration personal excellence in athletics, academics and service to the Marist School community.

    The 2020 Blue & Gold Circle Inductees were recently announced are:
    Douglas Coffed (2004) Cross Country & Track
    Chris Davis (2004) Football & Baseball
    Andrew Dete (2005) Football
    Kayleen Duffy (2008) Soccer
    Robby Hayes (2007) Swimming
    Sheila O'Neill Pach (2008) Swimming
    Lori Spingola (2010) Softball
    Mary Ashleigh Tippins Lentz (2007) Volleyball
    David Weeks (1992) Football
    Service Inductees
    Kellie Eyre Ruse -- Community Coach
    Bill Schmitz -- Coach & Administrator

    The Inductees will be honored at the Marist Football Homecoming Game on Oct 2.

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Events

Below is a list of events Marist School hosts each year or biennially.

Marist in the Media

2018-2019 School Year

The Marietta Daily Journal, December 26, 2018
 
NBC Sports, December 19, 2018
 
The Sea Coast Echo, December 18, 2018
 
247 Sports, December 13, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, December 6, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, December 6, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, December 6, 2018
 
The Marietta Daily Journal, December 5, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, December 5, 2018
 
Georgia Patch, December 4, 2018
 
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, December 1, 2018
 
The Daily Tribune News, December 1, 2018
 
Marietta Daily Journal, November 29, 2018
 
Marietta Daily Journal, November 29, 2018
 
The Daily Tribune News, November 29, 2018
 
MaxPreps, November 24, 2018
 
Monroe County Reporter, November 23, 2018
 
Marietta Daily Journal, November 20, 2018
 
Atlanta Journal-Constitution (blog), November 20, 2018
 
Marietta Daily Journal, November 19, 2018
 
Max Preps, November 17, 2018
 
Atlanta Journal-Constitution (blog), November 14, 2018
 
Rome News-Tribune, November 9, 2018
 
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, November 7, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, November 2, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, November 2, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, November 1, 2018
 
NBC Sports, November 1, 2018

MyAJC (blog), October 31, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, October 31, 2018
 
247Sports, October 31, 2018
 
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog), October 26, 2018
 
Patch.com, October 25, 2018              
 
MDJOnline.com, October 22, 2018
 
Gainesville Times, October 19, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, October 19, 2018
 
Atlanta Jewish Times, October 18, 2018
 
MDJOnline.com, October 18, 2018
 
The Beacon, October 11, 2018
 
Daily List: Coaches with most victories at Atlanta schools
Atlanta Journal-Constitution (blog), September 28, 2018
 
Online Athens, September 27, 2018
 
UGA welcomes 20 new Foundation Fellows
UGA Today, September 26, 2018

Score Atlanta, September 26, 2018
 
Reporter Newspapers, September 22, 2018
 
The Marietta Daily Journal, September 22, 2018
 
Gwinnett Prep Sports, September 22, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, September 21, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, September 21, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, September 21, 2018
 
247Sports, September 21, 2018
 
AccessWDUN, September 21, 2018
 
WSB Atlanta, September 14, 2018

Northside Neighbor, September 14, 2018
 
Atlanta Journal-Constitution (Blog), September 11, 2018
 
Wsbtv.com, September 12, 2018
 
Patch.com, September 11, 2018
 
Dunwoody Crier, September 11, 2018
 
The Newnan Times-Herald, September 11, 2018
 
Dawson News, September 11, 2018
 
Dunwoody Crier, September 11, 2018
 
GPB Blogs, September 10, 2018
 
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 9, 2018
 
MDJOnline.com, August 9, 2018
 
Wsbtv.com, September 8, 2018
 
The Marietta Daily Journal, September 8, 2018
 
Atlanta Journal-Constitution (blog), September 7, 2018
 
 
WSB Atlanta, September 6, 2018
 
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, September 5, 2018
 
BlueAndGold.com, September 5, 2018
 
Atlanta Journal-Constitution (blog), September 5, 2018
 
WDEF News 12, August 31, 2018
 
Bleacher Report, August 29, 2018
 
Dunwoody Crier, August 29, 2018
 
Timesfreepress.com, August 25, 2018
 
The Georgia Bulletin, August 23, 2018
 
WSBTV.com, August 23, 2018
 
Jewish Voice, August 22, 2018
 
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 15, 2018
 
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 15, 2018
 
The Marietta Daily Journal, August 2, 2018
 

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3790 Ashford Dunwoody Road, NE
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An Independent Catholic School of the Marist Fathers and Brothers