The modified online class schedule for March 30 - April 7 can be found here. The periods follow a White Day schedule with periods 1-4 and 5-8 meeting on alternate days.
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As our daily activities have come to a halt, we still have the opportunity to worship God by viewing Mass "sine populo", that is Mass without a congregation present. Check out the FaceBook Live Masses. Updated with new links. 3/27/2020
Due to Coronavirus health concerns, this year's Gala has been postponed and rescheduled for May 30th! Thank you to all of our Gala sponsors! Buy your tickets before May 17th to avoid the price increase. Please join us!
Marquette Student Section in the Final Four of IHSA Best Student Section Contest. Check out the video at https://www.marquettecatholic.org/apps/video/watch.jsp?v=238376
Congratulations to the Varsity Dance Team! The Explorers won 2nd Grand Champions in the IDTA Class 1A State Dance competition. They also received 2nd in the Jazz category and 3rd in their Lyrical routine.
Coach McElrath has been named the new Marquette football coach. The former McCluer North football coach, was one of 20 applicants for the position. Coach Mac will also be joining the teaching staff as PE and Health instructor.
Family, friends and teammates - Football & Basketball cheered as Iggy McGee signed his Letter of Intent to play football for the Division II McKendree Bearcats.
Congratulations to the Marquette Science Academic Team (WYSE) on their outstanding showing at the Blackburn College Regional competition!
As part of Catholic School's Week, Marquette will be participating in its 9th St. Baldrick's Head Shave to raise money for research for childhood cancer. To date, Marquette's Head Shave events have raised over $87,000.
Catholic Diocese of Springfield, IL., Bishop Thomas John Paprocki delivered an inspirational message Tuesday afternoon and also sang a rock band Green Day song during a special all schools Mass celebration at Marquette Catholic School for National Schools Week.
Congratulations to Coach Mark Jones and his team on a great season. The Explorer bowling program made its debut 4 years ago and continues to grow and improve.
Catholic Schools Week is a national celebration of Catholic education and an opportunity to recognize the importance, the value, and the contributions of Catholic education to the Church and the world. Catholic Schools Week is sponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA).
Sophomore, Adrenna Snipes hit a career milestone at Tuesday night's game against MELHS. The game was stopped as teammates, family, and friends erupted into cheers to acknowledge her achievement.
Congratulations to Brian Hoener, who was named Director of Athletics for Marquette Catholic. Mr. Hoener comes to MCHS from Fontbonne University, where he is currently the Assistant Director. He will begin his full-time duties at MCHS on July 1st.
Join us in congratulating Aaron Boulch, Riley Vickrey, William Roderfeld, and Gracie Piar on being chosen as Advantage News Players of the Year. Additionally, Girls Golf Coach Deb Walsh, Boys Golf Coach Ryan Geisler and Boys Soccer Coach Tim Gould were named Coaches of the Year.
The Cross Country team was all in attendance to watch senior, Riley Vickrey, sign her Letter of Intent to Missouri Southern State University. Congratulations to Riley on becoming a Lion!
Congratulation to this year's newest members of the MCHS National Honor Society. To be nominated to NHS the students must maintain a 3.8 GPA and exemplify the organizations four principles: character, scholarship, leadership & service.
The Marquette student body, administration, faculty and staff send their condolences to the Vandalia community. After a moment of silence the students said a prayer for the Protz and Lidy families.
Meg Miller, the MCHS Alumni Director, welcomed former Explorers at Homeslice in Lincoln Park. This event is just one way Meg hope to help alumni stay connected to Marquette. Stay tuned to find out where the next event will be held.
Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
Location: Marquette Catholic High School, 219 E 4th St, Alton, IL 62002, USA