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Placement Test for All 8th Graders! Marian Logo

The High School Placement Test (HSPT) for 8th Graders will be administered at Marian on Saturday, December 2 from 9:00-12:30. There is a $20 fee for the test. Test takers are asked to bring two #2 pencils.  The NORTH doors near the football field will open at 8:30 a.m. Pre-registration is encouraged and can be accomplished by calling the Main Office at 574.259.5257 or by emailing  Walk-ins will be accepted on the day of the test beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the NORTH doors. Top three scorers on this test qualify for the Knight Merit Scholarship!  Contact Mary Kay Dance at if you have questions.

Congratulations to Marian for Earning a Place in Top Ten! Marian Logo

Marian High School was among the TOP TEN Indiana high schools for producing college ready graduates with a 96% according to the Indiana Commission for Higher Education.  The 96% represents the proportion of graduates enrolled in Indiana public colleges who are ready for the college level coursework.  Marian was the only local high school to receive this honor!   Click here to view the news report in the Indy Star.

Annual Grandparents Day on Tuesday, November 21 Emma Kearns

In the spirit of gratitude, the Marian family invites all grandparents to attend a prayer service and reception on Tuesday, November 21. Grandparents are asked to arrive and check in from 8:15-8:40 a.m. (Classes for students begin at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday.) The prayer service will begin at 8:45 and the reception with light refreshments will begin at 9:45. Reservations can be made by clicking here or by calling Mrs. Lea Snyder in the Campus Ministry Office at 574.259.5257 Extension 331. 

Trivia Knight! Pizza Man from Tammy

You are invited to share your knowledge at the Trivia Knight on Friday, December 1.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the fun begins at 7:00.  The cost is $150 per table with a maximum of 10 people per table.  Gather your friends for a plentiful good time that also supports the Athletic Transportation Fund.  Reservations are due by Novemeber 27.  Click here to register or contact Colleen Ravotto at or 574.258.7676.  We are also accepting round and event sponsors.  GO KNIGHTS!

Theology on CAPP for Teens! Theology on Capp

All teens are invited!
Monday, November 20
7:00-8:30 p.m.
Topic is Blessed Miguel Pro and Martyrdom
Presented by Ash Scaraborough from St. Matthew Cathedral
Come wearing your finest flannel 
Celebrate Fall with pie, hot cider, a photo booth, and games
Location:  Knights of Columbus Hall in Mishawaka
Please click here to learn more.

Blood Drive Blood Drive

Thanks to all those in the Marian community who donated blood to the South Bend Medical Foundation on October 31, 2017!  Special thanks to School Nurse Mrs. Deb Cseh for organizing the donors.  

Science Research Class Takes the Lead in Community Service! Cancer Walk Oct 14 2017

Thank you to all who helped Mr. Ken Andrzejewski, Miss Rebekah Randall, and the Science Research Team raise more than $6,000 with their participation in the annual walk to support finding a cure for breast cancer. Way to go, Knights!

Outstanding Seniors for the Month of September! Sr of the Month Sept 2017

Jillian Walter and Dom Rafinski were named Outstanding Seniors of the Month based on their INTEGRITY, COURAGE, COMPASSION, and LEADERSHIP, as well as their academic success and varied co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.  Miss Becca Nicolini presented Jillian's story and Mr. David Rosenbaum presented Dom's story after the all school Mass on September 21. Congratulations and best wishes to these two members of the Class of 2018!

National Merit Scholars Named! 4 National Merit students Class of 2018

Principal Mark Kirzeder is honored to announce that Marian High School has 1 National Merit Semifinalist and 3 Commended Students in the Class of 2018.  Connor Loesch is a National Merit Semifinalist and in the top 1% of the nation.  Commended Students are Crispin Becker, Brock Berta, and Alyssa Grzesiowski who are in the top 3% of the nation. Their scores are from the PSAT/NMSQT taken as juniors.  These students are all graduates of St. Matthew Cathedral School. 


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New to Marian: Spirit Night 2.24.18! Heroes and Villains for Spirit Night from Chris G

It's fun, it's exciting and you want to be part of Spirit Night!  Students please sign up here or at Mrs. Imus desk by September 15.  Parent volunteers may sign up here or through their Class Rep in the Parent Club. This "Heroes vs Villains" themed opportunity is designed to build school spirit, friendships, and unity, as well as give students the chance to lead, create and perform.

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Marian Science Department Shares Good News! Blue Knight

Marian will once again be well represented at the Indiana Junior Academy of Science competition on November 10.  We have 3 of the 10 candidates in the state in the Outstanding Junior Science Competition. They are Sarah Burns, Emma Kearns and Dennis Mammolenti.  We also have 3 of the top 12 Research Paper Presenters in the state:  They are Julianna Meyer, Sarah Burns and Dennis Mammolenti.  Congratulations and best wishes to these young scientists!

Congratulations to the Class of 2017! Marian Logo

Congratulations to the 168 members of the Marian High School Class of 2017!  The Class of 2017 had 100% graduation rate!  Sixty-three percent (63%) of the class received the state of Indiana's Academic Honors Diploma.  Of the 168 graduates, 140 earned 3 or more dual credits.  Of those 140 graduates, 104 earned 15 or more credits for the college of their choice.  This means that 62% of the Marian graduates could begin their college careers with a semester's worth of credits!  Please click here to see where the graduates are attending college.

Congratulations to Senior Makaila Ranges! Makaila Ranges head shot

Makaila was selected as a 2017 Alexander Hamilton Scholar as "a dedicated student and self starter involved in extracurricular activities centered around leadership, volunteering, and community development."   Makaila is now President of the Class of 2018 at Marian.  She is also a member of Iron Sharpens Iron, a Christian leadership group and is employed by a nonprofit coffee shop, The Local Cup.  As an Alexander Hamilton Scholar, Mikaila will participate in a rigorous leadership program, designed to provide a comprehensive network of support and practical guidance for the transition from high school to college and beyond. AHS is named for Alexander Hamilton, the only founding father born into poverty. As a result of mentorship, guidance, and a scholarship to attend college, Hamilton was able to leave a lasting legacy that forever changed the United States. 

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Successful Science Students! Meyer, Burns, Kearns

The chair of Marian's Science Department, Ken Andrzejewski, is pleased to announce that three students have been selected to compete in the Indiana Science Talent Search. Congratulations to Sarah Burns, Emma Kearns and Julianna Meyer who are among the top 12 students in the state for the Talent Search. This competition was held at IUPUI on September 22-23.  Sarah and Julianna were chosen as Finalists in the competition, while Emma was chosen as the Third Place winner in the state.  All three received a certificate and $50 stipend.  Emma will also receive a monetary scholarship award from the Indiana Academy of Science.  Congratulations to all three student researchers!

French Club Officers French image

Congratulations to the the new French Club officers for 2017-2018:||
President Julianna Meyer
Co-Vice Presidents Kate Henry and Gracie Molnar
SecretaryGreta Mehlberg
Co-Treasurers Emilia James and Bridgette Joyce
Philanthropists for the club will be Eric Maciel-Diaz and Kelly Skwarcan
Club Moderator is Mrs. McKenna

Congratulations to the Student Council and Class Officers! Marian Logo

Student Council Officers for 2017-2018 are:
President Nicholas Kloska
Vice President Grace Dennis 
Secretary Tresurer Hannah Harry-Schade

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What's for Lunch? School Lunch

Good food is available in the Marian Cafeteria!    
Click here for the October lunch menu.
Click here for the November lunch menu.

Master Calendar for the Academic Year 2017-2018 Marian Logo

Click here to view or to print the 2017-2018 Marian High School Academic Calendar.  A copy will be included in the Back to School packet to be mailed in late July.  

Marian Honored as Four Star School! Four Stars

Congratulations to the Marian students, teachers, and staff for being named an Indiana Four Star School for 2015-2016. This is the highest distinction established by the Indiana Department of Education for those schools who receive an “A” on the state’s A-F accountability system, have excellent ISTEP pass rates, carry overall high graduation rate, and show success in closing achievement gaps. 

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