News & Events

School News

List of 5 news stories.

  • Welcome to Marist School!

    To facilitate your transition to Marist School as a new parent, we have created a “New Parent Info” page under the Admissions tab. Please check the page often for a wide variety of information you will find useful.
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  • 2017 Academic Awards

    As the 2016-2017 school year comes to a close, Marist School held awards assemblies to recognize the scholarship and distinguished achievement of its students.
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  • Havana Nights Auction a Huge Success

    More than 500 parents, alumni, faculty, and staff flocked to Ivy Street Center on Saturday, February 11 for Marist School’s biennial auction, a joint fundraising event coordinated by the Parents’ Club, Booster Club, and Marist Arts Guild. This year’s theme was Havana Nights. Kuhrt Gym was turned into Little Havana with string lights, a huge dance floor, Cuban-themed foods, and even a hand-rolled cigar station. The evening included a silent and live auction, dinner, dancing, and music by Moxie Band.
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  • Marist’s 2017 Alumni Award Recipients

    Each year the Marist Alumni Association recognizes three individuals for their exceptional service to Marist School and to their community. The 2017 alumni award recipients were recently honored at a luncheon held on April 12 at the Cherokee Town Club.
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  • Marist’s Shrek: the Musical! Sells Out in Record Time

    When Marist’s campus store opened at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 13, there was already a 90-minute wait outside of the doors. But it wasn’t the new spring attire or Lilly Pulitzer agenda that people were lining up to purchase. It was tickets to Shrek: the Musical!, Marist School’s spring theater offering, which was performed in Woodruff Auditorium on March 23-25.
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Athletics News

List of 2 news stories.

  • Emma Huffstetler Receives Positive High School Athlete Award

    Lady War Eagle Basketball player Emma Huffstetler was recently named one of the "Most Positive High School Athletes" in Atlanta by Positive Athlete Georgia.
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  • Boys Tennis Wins AAAA State Championship

    The Marist Boys Tennis Team won their 4th consecutive AAAA State Championship on Saturday, defeating North Oconee 3-0 at the Clayton County International Tennis Park.
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Below is a list of events Marist School hosts each year or biennially.

Marist in the Media

Westminster, Wesleyan, St. Pius X and Marist among state title winners
Neighbor News, May 18, 2017

Meet the Rams' 'stone-cold killer,' 'beast' and prep football legend: coach Sean McVay
ESPN, May 18, 2017

Chamblee, Marist claim tennis state titled

The Marietta Daily Journal, May 11, 2017

Buckhead, Sandy Springs high schools name vals, sals

Northside Neighbor, May 10, 2017

Buckhead, Sandy Springs high schools announce retiring teachers, staff members
Northside Neighbor, May 10, 2017

School News

Dunwoody Crier, May 9, 2017

The year's inspiring 'Super Seniors'

The Georgia Bulletin, May 4, 2017

Buckhead, Sandy Springs seniors named Posse Scholars
Northside Neighbor, May 1, 2017

Marist, White County take Sutton Invitational
The Atlanta-Journal Constitution, April 25, 2017

Marist School announces 2017 Alumni Awards

Reporter Newspapers, April 21, 2017

Marist nine falls to 2nd, soccer, lacrosse, on the rise

Dunwoody Crier, April 18, 2017

Holy Spirit, Cristo Rey soar at GISA chess tournament
Northside Neighbor, April 15, 2017

Marist girls' soccer hits road bump

Dunwoody Crier, April 11, 2017

Veteran sportscaster Ernie Johnson to speak at Georgia's spring commencement 
Gridiron Now, April 10, 2017

Daffodil Dash Extends Pro-Child Marathon
Atlanta Jewish Times, April 7, 2017

Tournament roundup: Marist wins AAC Invitational

The Atlanta-Journal Constitution, April 4, 2017

Keep on Working
Atlanta Senior Life, April 3, 2017

Pace, Wesleyan, Marist succeed at state literary event

Northside Neighbor, April 2, 2017

Marist spring sports, Ex-War Eagle thriving

Dunwoody Crier, March 28, 2017

Woodward, Marist, Lovett take state debate honors

Marietta Daily Journal, March 25, 2017

Marist School debate team among top three in Georgia

CBS46 WGCTL-TV, March 22, 2017

Best boys golfers: List starts with Johns Creek duo
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 21, 2017

Marist senior works to create CF Day
Dunwoody Crier, March 21, 2017

Educator Entries Due
Atlanta Jewish Times, March 17, 2017

Southern-made home goods deliver instant impact
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 7, 2017

West Virginia football considering several tight end prospects
Charleston Gazette-Mail, March 5, 2017

Race to replace Price: Former Air Force pilot Keith Grawert focusing on national security
11 Alive WXIA-TV, March 3, 2017

Matt Harpring part of latest Georgia Sports Hall of Fame class

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 24, 2017

Archdiocesan spelling bee declares winner after 14 rounds

The Georgia Bulletin, February 24, 2017

Marist's Centro Hispano graduates 63 in GED program

The Georgia Bulletin, February 24, 2017

Catholic athletes commit to play college sports
The Georgia Bulletin, February 23, 2017

Marist cagers move into second round

Dunwoody Crier, February 21, 2017

Georgia Sports Hall of Game honors Harpring

Dunwoody Crier, February 21, 2017

Marist football coach named coach of the year by GACA

The Georgia Bulletin, February 15, 2017

An annual tribute to Catholic schools in the Atlanta Archdiocese
The Georgia Bulletin, February 9, 2017

Marist's Chadwick named top coach
Dunwoody Crier, February 7, 2017

Marist girls win 3rd straight swim title
Dunwoody Crier, February 7, 2017

NFL's Los Angeles Rams name Marist alum Sean McVay head coach

The Georgia Bulletin, January 27, 2017

The art of wrestling
The Georgia Bulletin, January 27, 2017

School News

Dunwoody Crier, January 17, 2017

McVay becomes youngest NFL coach in history

Dunwoody Crier, January 17, 2017

Quinton Stephens needs to be a catalyst for the Jackets
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 14, 2017

L.A. Rams Hire Marist Alum Sean McVay as Head Coach

Brookhaven Patch, January 13, 2017

Former Tulane commit Charlie Clark couldn't pass on Tech

The Atlanta-Journal Constitution, January 13, 2017

Marist School alumnus named youngest head coach in NFL history

USA Today and 11Alive, WXIA, January 13, 2017

Marietta native named head coach of NFL's Los Angeles Rams, January 13, 2017

High School Students Spend a Day Making a Positive Difference at the ADL No Place for Hate Summit

Atlanta Daily World, January 13, 2017

Former Marist quarterback hired as LA Rams head coach
The Champion, January 13, 2017

Open Door Catholic Worker community closes home, but leaders will still serve
The Georgia Bulletin, January 12, 2017

Trustees announce Sophia Academy will merge with Notre Dame Academy in August
The Georgia Bulletin, January 12, 2017

Marietta native McVay hired by Rams, becomes youngest head coach in NFL history

The Marietta Daily Journal, January 12, 2017

Marist graduate McVay makes NFL history

The Atlanta-Journal Constitution, January 12, 2017

Rams' Sean McVay: Portrait of an up-and-coming coach
Los Angeles Times, January 12, 2017

Marist boys level record, girls on track
Dunwoody Crier, January 10, 2017

Marist's Charlie Clark is Georgia Tech's 15th commitment

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 9, 2017

20 Under 20

Sandy Springs Reporter, January 6, 2017

Sophia merging with Notre Dame, moving to Duluth
The Marietta Daily Journal, January 5, 2017

Sophia Academy merges with Notre Dame Academy on Duluth campus

Gwinnett Daily Post, January 4, 2017

Marist debate, speech program ranked high in nation

The Champion, January 2, 2017

Dockter to UVA
Dunwoody Crier, December 27, 2016

School News

Dunwoody Crier, December 20, 2016

Cross country's best honored at local event
Marietta Daily Journal, December 20, 2016

Marist teams seeing some court promise
Dunwoody Crier, December 20, 2016

Hundreds attend annual 'Light Up Brookhaven' event
Brookhaven Post, December 9, 2016

Marist wins Latino Journey Award

Dunwoody Crier, December 6, 2016

Dominque Oden named Big Ten Freshman of the Week, November 29, 2016

Billy Payne's grandson signs on to play golf at UGA

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, November 23, 2016

Decoding the Holocaust with Brendan Murphy

The Atlanta Jewish Times, November 22, 2016

Local programs reach next round of playoffs
Marietta Daily Journal, November 21, 2016

Georgia Bulletin, November 17, 2016

Blessed Trinity, Marist athletes experience beauty of Ireland

The Georgia Bulletin, November 3, 2016

CDA celebrates volunteer partners
North Fulton Herald, November 2, 2016

Marist softball finishes 3rd in state, football rolls over Chestatee

Dunwoody Crier, November 1, 2016

School News

Dunwoody Crier, October 25, 2016

Fund to help sex trafficking victims on the Georgia ballot Nov. 8

The Georgia Bulletin, October 20, 2016

Blessed Trinity and Marist poised for a high-stakes first-time meeting, October 20, 2016, September 27, 2016
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (blog), September 29, 2016
Dunwoody Crier, September 27, 2016
Marietta Daily Journal, September 19, 2016
Reporter Newspapers, September 16, 2016
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (blog), September 16, 2016
Champion Newspaper, September 15, 2016
Dunwoody Crier, September 13, 2016
Sandy Springs Patch, September 9, 2016, September 9, 2016
The Marietta Daily Journal, September 7, 2016
Dunwoody Crier, September 6, 2016
Dunwoody Crier, September 6, 2016

Atlanta Business Chronicle, September 2, 2016
Miami Herald, September 2, 2016
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (blog), September 1, 2016
MaxPreps, September 1, 2016

Boston College's Myles Willis eager for a shot at Georgia Tech

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, September 1, 2016
The Washington Times, August 31, 2016

Marist capital campaign closes with success

Dunwoody Crier, August 30, 2016

AccessWDUN, August 30, 2016
CBS Atlanta, August 25, 2016 

Boston Herald, August 21, 2016
Commentary: Playing American football in Ireland
Reporter Newspapers, August 21, 2016
Ledger-Enquirer, August 20, 2016

Exceptional Educator: Charles Pearson, Marist School

Reporter Newspapers, August 13, 2016, August 15, 2016

The Marietta Daily Journal, August 2, 2016

Four Questions with Marist coach Alan Chadwick

AJC Sports, August 1, 2016

Looking Back, Paying it Forward

BuckHaven Lifestyle, July 25, 2016

The Marietta Daily Journal, July 8, 2016

School News

Dunwoody Crier, June 14, 2016

The Georgia Bulletin, June 10, 2016
Reporter Newspapers, May 28, 2016

Top academic honorees named at Catholic high schools

The Georgia Bulletin, May 26, 2016

Meet seven graduating seniors who've inspired others

The Georgia Bulletin, May 26, 2016

Marist senior tells young people to find their own beauty

The Georgia Bulletin, May 26, 2016

School News
Dunwoody Crier, May 17, 2016

Marist School has a history of firsts with Habitat for Humanity

Dunwoody Crier, May 17, 2016

Marist School Community Completes 40th Build Atlanta Habitat

Atlanta Daybook, May 13, 2016
The Atlanta Jewish Times, May 2, 2016

Marist junior's art wins scholastic medal

The Georgia Bulletin, April 28, 2016

Marist School marks Society of Mary founding

The Georgia Bulletin, April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016
Dunwoody Crier, April 5, 2016
Nancy Creek is centerpiece for new Marist campus trail
The Georgia Bulletin, March 17, 2016

Marist Literary Team Wins State Championship
The Georgia Bulletin, March 2, 2016
The Georgia Bulletin, February 19, 2016

The Georgia Bulletin, February 5, 2016
The Georgia Bulletin, February 5, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Local Student is GA Google Doodle Contest Winner, Needs National Votes

Brookhaven Patch, February 6, 2016

Atlanta student wins statewide Google contest

Atlanta Journal Constitution, February 5, 2016

Brookhaven student doodles for Google
DeKalb Neighbor, February 5, 2016

Marist students meet living link to history

The Georgia Bulletin, January 27, 2016

Marist standout named Georgia cross country runner of the year

Atlanta Journal Constitution, January 22, 2016
The Georgia Bulletin, January 21, 2016

Member of Little Rock Nine tells students racial progress 'is a marathon'
The Georgia Bulletin, January 21, 2016

One of the 'Little Rock Nine' Speaks at Marist School

Fox 5 Atlanta, January 15, 2016

Catholic school students get a jumpstart on the 2016 CRS Rice Bowl program

The Georgia Bulletin, January 7, 2016

10 Graduate from volunteer-run GED program at Marist Hispanic Center

The Georgia Bulletin, January 7, 2016

Making the Grade: High schoolers get up-close look at Holocaust

Atlanta Journal Constitution, December 8, 2015

Richard J. Reynolds III honored by Marist School

Georgia Bulletin, November 26, 2015

School News

Dunwoody Crier, November 12, 2015

Marist program hits top 10 percent U.S. ranking

Atlanta Journal Constitution, October 19, 2015

Atlanta theater, music to highlight 50th jubilee of Jewish-Catholic dialogue

The Georgia Bulletin, October 16, 2015

Former Marist football standout set to receive national award

The Georgia Bulletin, October 15, 2015

Marist softball team remains perfect in region play
The Georgia Bulletin, October 1, 2015

Atlanta's best students could get a slice of $32 million in scholarships

Atlanta Journal Constitution, September 18, 2015

Marist Students see where the Holocaust happened

Brookhaven Reporter, September 18, 2015

Marist softball wins title, toppled Chamblee, St. Pius
Dunwoody Crier, October 13, 2015

Marist drops Lithonia in Homecoming win
Dunwoody Crier, October 6, 2015

Sherman earns Eagle Award
Dunwoody Crier, September 15, 2015

Marist volleyball ready to defend state title
The Dunwoody Crier, September 15, 2015

Marist avenges loss, defeats Lovett in squeaker
The Dunwoody Crier, September 8, 2015

Marist XC, a family that runs together

Dunwoody Crier, August 25, 2015

Two long-serving coaches reflect on football tradition

Reporter Newspapers, August 25, 2015

Rev. Kissel, coaching legend, retires at Marist

Dunwoody Crier, August 4, 2015

Bragbook for July 10

Atlanta Journal Constitution, July 10, 2015

Marist athletic director inducted into Hall of Fame
The Georgia Bulletin, July 9, 2015

Making the Grade: Environmentalism becomes a popular class

Atlanta Journal Constitution, June 16, 2015

Standout student Xanthos Likes publishes 'Corporate Fish'
Dunwoody Crier, June 13, 2015

Marist sports triumph in 16 straight Director's Cups

Dunwoody Crier, May 26, 2015

Male Athlete of the Week Patrick Sullivan
Dunwoody Neighbor, May 20, 2015

Marist women build their 15th home
Dunwoody Crier, May 19, 2015

Sheep clear unwanted plants at Marist School

Reporter Newspapers, May 6, 2015

Class of 2015: Love of children draws 'warm-hearted' Marist student to medicine

Georgia Bulletin, April 30, 2015

Fr. Konzen Honored for Educational Excellence
Georgia Bulletin, March 5, 2015

Marist School

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Atlanta, GA 30319-1899
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An Independent Catholic School of the Marist Fathers and Brothers