News briefs for Feb. 12

No school on Presidents’ Day

On Monday, there will be no school due to Presidents’ Day! We will be honoring the birthdays of our founding fathers, so do not come to campus. Enjoy the three-day weekend and be sure to catch up on any missing assignments you may have!

Ash Wednesday next week

Next Wednesday, Mater Dei will be celebrating Ash Wednesday. Students will have the opportunity to receive ashes in their classrooms as Father Steve leads a virtual prayer service. Ash Wednesday will mark the start of the 2021 Lenten Season and will go on until April 4, Easter Sunday.

MD Unplugged

The date of MD Unplugged has been moved from Feb. 15 to Feb. 26. The event will be virtual. It will feature vocal music students showcasing their talent. More details to come as the date nears.