The French, German, and Spanish honor societies have recognized Marist School students who have displayed exemplary academic achievement in the study of these languages. The following students took part in an induction ceremony on November 8, during which they pledged to continue to master their language and expand their cultural awareness of the people who speak the language. Congratulations to Marist’s 2018 French, German, and Spanish honor society inductees!
Environmental Science is a project-based class offered to juniors and seniors at Marist School. Students learn about environmental issues that are affecting the school community and then design projects to bring positive change to the issues. These projects all fall under the umbrella of The Terra Project, Marist’s environmental and sustainability program.
The Marist School Marching Band has put on great halftime shows this 2018 season and has received top marks in competition. This year’s performance features music from the iconic musician David Bowie, including the hit songs “Major Tom,” “Space Oddity,” and “Fashion.” The marching band leadership for the 2018 season is composed of Drum Major John Sexton ’19, Field Commander MinhChau Bui ’19, Band Captain Fallon Smith ’20, Pit Captain Abby Lauterbach ’19, Percussion Captain Isabella Macaluso ’19, and Color Guard Captain Kelley Hughes ’19.
Marist Matters Vol. 43 Iss. 2is now online! The cover story is a touching tribute to Bishop Joel M. Konzen, S.M. Inside you will read how Fr. Rowland plans to keep Marist Marist, an overview of Grandparents Day, and 2018 Commencement Highlights.
Students in Marist School’s drama program, known for putting on groundbreaking and entertaining shows, had to put their skills to the test this year. From September 26 through 29, they presented YOUTopia: We Put the ‘APP’ in ‘HAPPY’, a completely original work devised by Marist students under the guidance of artists from Serenbe Playhouse. Less than month later, Marist Theater presented Marvel One Acts!, two brand new one-act plays from Disney that take place in the Marvel Comics universe.
Marist School has announced its 2018-2019 faculty and staff award recipients who were recognized at the annual St. Peter Chanel Society Recognition Dinner on Tuesday, October 16 at the Atlanta History Center.