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Catholic Schools Week 2020

January 22, 2020
By Julie Verona

Catholic Schools Week January 26th - 31st 


We are so excited to celebrate Catholic Schools Week 2020. Here is a list of our activities!

Sunday, January 26th
All Academy:  Parent Appreciation Mass 5pm at St Patrick's Church
All Families are welcome to join us to celebrate our kickoff to Catholic Schools Week!

Monday, January 27th
High School: Free Jeans or sweatpants day (Must have MA top) & Day of Service
Seniors- Salvation Army (Hall, Rodriguez, Thompson, Hopkins)
Juniors- Churches (Herkelman, Fiesel, Ewers)
Soph/Fresh- MAHS Campus (All remaining teachers)

Grade School: Blue and Gold Day &  Day of Service
K-2 Cards for our civil servants (Fire, Police, etc.) 
3- Cards/valentines for Veterans Home residents
4- Cards/Valentines to local nursing home residents
5- Cards for area priests and deacons
Grades 6-8 Day of Service
Preschool: Preschool Registration is Open
Blue and Gold Spirit Day & Day of service- cards for our local civil servants

Tuesday, January 28th
All Academy:  All Academy Mass 10:15 Teacher Appreciation Luncheon at both campuses
High School- Mass Dress Code
Grade School- Mass Dress Code/school uniform and Teacher swap from 8:15-9:10 
Mrs McNamara- 3rd
Mrs O’Neal- 7th 
Mrs Melody- 6th 
Mrs Zollars- 2nd
Mrs Cass- Kindergarten
Mrs Sullivan- 8th 
Ms Kosman- 1st
Mr Newbury- 5th 
Mrs Rosencrans- 4th

Preschool: Preschool Registration is Open
Preschool Open House 5:00-6:30pm 
Western Day Dress

Wednesday, January 29th
High School: Free Jeans or sweatpants day (Must have MA top)
Grade School: Wacky Wednesday Dress Down & 
STEM Challenge Day K-4 10-11am 5-8 12:30-1:30pm
Grade School Open House 5:00-6:30pm

Preschool: Preschool Registration is Open
Wacky Wednesday Dress

Thursday, January 30th
All Academy: Volunteer Appreciation Day-  luncheon held at HS library 11am-1pm
High School: Free Jeans or sweatpants day (Must have MA top)
Grade School: Pajama Day - No Homework Day
Spelling Bee 10am in gym
Drop Everything and Read time K & 5 12:30-1:10pm, 
Grades 2-4 12:00-1:00pm
Preschool: Preschool Registration is Open
Pajama Day Dress

Friday, January 31st
All Academy: Student Appreciation Day both campuses
High School: Free Jeans or sweatpants day (Must have MA top)  Morning classes 5-8 followed by lunch and then afternoon activities. *Students will be in extended homeroom with Catholic Trivia during opposite lunch periods.
Grade School: Sports Day Dress, Super Bowl Sundaes after lunch, Faculty vs Student beach ball volleyball and 2nd qtr assembly starting at 1:30pm in the gym

Preschool: Preschool Registration is Open
Sports Day Dress and Super Bowl Sundaes

The Wonderful World of Marquette

September 20, 2019
By Mindy McConnaughhay

The Wonderful World of Marquette


The following are details for our upcoming week of Homecoming events. We hope many of you can join us at the parade, volleyball game, pep assembly and the Alumni & Family Weekend of events!

Monday, September 23rd  - Mass Day

  • *All Academy Mass Schedule students will be in Mass Dress Code 


Tuesday, September 24th - 

  • *Classes 1-4 in the morning with afternoon Door Decorating 
  • Freshmen – Disney Babies 
  • Sophomores – Disney Villains 
  • Juniors- Disney Side Kicks 
  • Seniors- Disney Princes & Princesses 
  • Parade 6:00  
  • Bonfire & Cookout following parade at Gould practice field 

Wednesday, September 25th – Pack the Place 

  • *Please note classes will go 8th period, HR, 5th 6th & 7th in the morning  Extended homeroom for lunch and door decorating 
  • (Students will still attend IVCC 1st period)
  • *Dress as your favorite Disney Character/Movie
  •  Pack the Place Home Volleyball vs Earlville 7:00


Thursday, September 26th - Field Day 

  • Students dress in Field day shirt and Shorts or sweats 
  • *Classes 1-4 with Cookout at Field and Field Day following lunch


Friday, September 27th  – Blue & Gold Day

  • * Classes 5-8 with Extended Homeroom during Lunch
  • 4- Way Volleyball                       
  • Pep Assembly 1:30 
  • Varsity Football vs Rockford Christian 7:00 
  • Presentation of Homecoming Court at Halftime of Varsity Game.
  • Alumni & Family Weekend kicks off with Tailgate from 4-7pm


Saturday, September 28th – 

  • Homecoming Dance 7:00pm in Bader Gym
  • Alumni & Family Weekend Pork Chop Dinner at the Knights 5:30pm


Meet the 2019 Homecoming Court


Lindsey Kaufmann
Eva McCallum

Sabrina Bottoms
Maddie Howard

Alexia Solis
Addie McConnaughhay
Maddie Snook

Justice Stanley
Sophia Leskanich

KING: Gabe Amicon
QUEEN: Chloe Garkey


Catholic Schools Week Info

January 24, 2019
By Julie Verona

Marquette Academy Celebrates Catholic Schools week January 27 - February 1, 2019! We have a very busy schedule including all academy mass, Open Houses and activities. Below are the dates and times for the upcoming week.

Sunday, January 27:
Parent Appreciation Mass at St. Patrick Parish at 5pm
Spaghetti Dinner immediately following at the MAES Cafeteria, sponsored by the 8th grade students. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children under 8 years old. 

Monday, January 28:
PreSchool Open House at the MAES campus from 5-6:30pm

HS - Day of Service
GS - Day of Service , Blue and Gold Dress down

Tuesday, January 29:

HS - All Academy Mass, Mass dress code 
GS - All Academy Mass, Sunday best or uniforms, Spelling Bee at 1:10pm

Wednesday, January 30:

Grade School Open House at the MAES campus from 5-7pm

HS - Faculty & Staff Appreciation Day, $2 sweats/jeans day
GS - Wacky Wednesday, games, scavenger hunt, Teacher Appreciation Lunch

Thursday, January 31:
HS - $2 sweats/jeans day
GS - Pajama Day, Cake Walk Carnival, Bags Tournament, Game Day Tournament

Friday, February 1:
HS - Student Appreciation Day (free dress down day, free lunch for students, After Lunch Student Fun Day)
GS - Sport Jersey Day, Beach Ball Volleyball 12:30-2pm

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