News briefs for Feb. 1

Start of Catholic Schools Week

Catholic Schools week began yesterday and celebrates Catholic schools nationwide. Throughout the week, faculty, staff, security, the Sodexo team, families, and students will be appreciated. For more information visit the Mater Dei website.

NHS Application due

Today is the last day to submit an application for the National Honors Society. Students that are eligible to apply will have received an email with a google form and a payable link for dues. For more information visit the Mater Dei website.

Beginning of Black History Month

Today marks the start of Black History Month which celebrates the history of African Americans and aims to teach Black history from Black perspectives. This year, Black History Month’s 2021 theme is “The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity.” Visit this link to learn more!