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Maur Hill-Mount Academy




Mission Statement

Maur Hill-Mount Academy is a Catholic, international, college preparatory school educating young men
and women in the Benedictine tradition.


To become one of the best Catholic boarding schools in the world. 





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A Look At Our Week - Weekly Overview

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Read the latest note from the desk of Principal Monika King, posted August 19, 2014.

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The announcements are read morning and afternoon every school day. Most are read on at least two occasions. They are not guaranteed to have complete information about all events. The announcements posted online are not guaranteed to be up-to-date. They can also be found on the MH-MA app for iPhone and Android.


[12/17] the Imac Booster Club is hosting a taco dinner for $5 Thursday night.
[12/17] If you were a student who decorated an ornament in Mr. Sinclair's room, please stop by before you leave today to take it home with you.
[12/15] Class change forms are due Wednesday. See Ms. McGinnis if you have questions.
[12/15] Mr. Prestegard’s weightlifting classes will meet in his classroom today.
[12/15] [Expired] Today is our Christmas Banquet. Everyone will be served free lunch in the cafeteria. No out lunch will be permitted. After lunch, we will have a school assembly.
[12/12] [Expired] Monday is our Christmas Banquet. It is a special day, so wear your Mass attire. Lunch is on us! No out lunch will be permitted.
[12/12] [Expired] Reminder to those taking the ACT tomorrow (Saturday): don’t forget your admission ticket, pencils, calculator, and photo ID. Be here no later than 7:40.
[12/12] [Expired] There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in going to Steubenville or Camp Hidden Lake on Tuesday after school in the auditorium.
[12/12] [Expired] Tickets for the Winter Formal are on sale during family time and lunch today ONLY. They will no longer be for sale at the door. They are $10 per couple and $6 per person. This is your last chance to buy these tickets.
[12/12] [Expired] A reminder: we are following the new end-of-day activity schedule today. That means that 5th hour will occur BEFORE family time and lunch.
[12/12] [Expired] There will be no mass today.
[12/11] [Expired] Friday is a spirit day to cheer on our winter sports teams. Wear your jeans and a MH-MA shirt. We will also be following an end-of-day activity schedule tomorrow. (Check the end-of-day activity schedule HERE.)
[12/11] [Expired] The library will be open at noon today and until 4:30 this afternoon (Thursday). It will also be open Tuesday at noon and until 4:00 4:30.
[12/11] [Expired] Don’t forget to pick up your tickets for the Winter Formal, on sale during family time, during lunch, and after school today. They are $10 per couple and $6 per person if you get them today or tomorrow, or you can pay $8 a person at the door Saturday night.
[12/10] [Expired] If you are bringing an out of school date to the winter formal dance, passes are due by end of day Thursday.
[12/9] Check out the new lanyards for your keys available for $5 in the MH-MA Raven Store by the front office! The store is open during school hours.
[12/9] [Expired] No better way to celebrate than to gather with your MHMA family this Saturday night for Winter Formal! Take a break from studying for finals- Tickets will go on sale today during lunch for the remainder of the week. They are $10 per couple and $6 per person through Friday, or you can pay $8 a person at the door. See you Saturday night!
[12/8] [Expired] For those who are interested in play "Tarzan the Musical." The auditions for this show are Monday and Tuesday at 3:30 to 5:30 in the Atchison Middle School chorus room. The auditions are for all area high school students.
[12/8] [Expired] The winter formal dance will be held on campus in the gym on Saturday, Dec. 13. Dance times are 8:30-11:30. Students attending the dance are expected to be checked in no later than 9:00.
[12/8] [Expired] All international students will be meeting in the auditorium on Wednesday during family time.
[12/8] Tickets for Tuesday's Charity Jeans Day are on sale today for $1 each. They will cost $2 tomorrow. On Charity Jeans Day, wear jeans (no leggings or sweatpants) and an MH-MA shirt.
[12/5] [Expired] Reminder to everyone taking the SAT tomorrow (Saturday): Please be to the school no later than 7:45. Make sure to have your admission ticket, calculator and pencils. They will not be provided for you.
[12/5] The candidates for the Winter Formal King and Queen: Due to ties for both the boys and the girls, we have four candidates for each.
The king candidates are:
Tok, Bruce, Stan, David K
The queen candidates are:
Erin, Aubrey, Olivia, Kaitlyn M
[12/5] [Expired] Attention Junior and Senior girls: The baby shower for Mrs. Douglas is no longer after school next Thursday. It is now scheduled for after the Christmas banquet on Monday, December 15.
[12/5] [Expired] Monday will be a mass day. Remember to wear your mass attire.
[12/4] [Expired] Our wrestlers will be wrestling at Atchison Middle School Saturday morning beginning at 9:00. Please come out and support the team.
[12/4] [Expired] The pep bus to Horton for basketball Friday night will leave at 5:15. $2 to ride $3 for admission.
[12/4] [Expired] The boys on the basketball team are reminded to bring 2 8-packs of gatorade or powerade to practice tonight (Thursday).
[12/4] Attention International Students: If you would like to sign up to take the TOEFL in January, please see Ms. McGinnis ASAP. There are still spots available and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis.
[12/4] [Expired] Reminder to NHS members: Please be at the school on Sunday by 3:45pm for the Lights of Love set up.
[12/1] [Expired] Seniors: The yearbook team needs your favorite senior picture by Wednesday, December 10th, for the 2015 yearbook. Please submit photos digitally by sending them to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Hard copies are also accepted, and can be brought to Mr. Sinclair. Photos should be vertical portraits. Please find Mr. Sinclair if you have any questions.
[12/1] [Expired] Tickets for next week’s Charity Jeans Day will go on sale Tuesday for $1 each.
[12/1] [Expired] Come to Roost Night Wednesday night to decorate House trees! The night will start at 6 pm.
[12/1] [Expired] Lunch Tuesday is the after-prom committee pizza lunch fundraiser. Be sure to bring $6 for pizza if yours hasn’t already been paid for. The lunch line will be by class.
[12/1] [Expired] Wednesday morning will be a late start.
[12/1] [Expired] The following students need to see Ms. McGinnis before lunch today, or your diploma will be ordered as is and you accept the consequence of a mistake on the spelling: Tok, Jason C., Bruce, Kaitlyn M., Hank, and Maggie Y.

[11/21] [Expired] Thanksgiving Break - No School! There will be no school all week, Nov 24-28. Enjoy your week with family!
[11/21] [Expired] All students going on the Italy Greece spring break trip need to turn in the papers that were due today (Friday) to Mr. Wachter by the end of the day.
[11/20] [Expired] Remember to turn in your Benedictine points tomorrow! Friday is the last day school is in session for November. Any yellow points not turned in by tomorrow will not count.
[11/20] [Expired] Attention all students: Thursday night is your last chance to see Alice in Wonderland. The play begins at 7:00 pm in the auditorium. Admission is free for MH-MA students, faculty and staff. $5 for everyone else ages 5 and up. Come support your fellow ravens and enjoy a great night of theater!
[11/20] [Expired] Alice in Wonderland actors & actresses and hair & make-up help need to report to Mrs. Douglas' classroom at 4:00 this afternoon (Thursday).
[11/20] [Expired] Senior girls wanting to go in on the gift with Mrs. Bishop need to get their $10 to her ASAP. (announced daily since Monday)
[11/20] [Expired] Friday will be a mass day. Remember to wear your mass attire.
[11/20] [Expired] Thursday we are following the end-of-day activity schedule and will be dismissed at 2:25.
[11/17] Students, for everyone’s safety, please drive slowly on campus.
[11/17] [Expired] There will be a track meeting during family time Tuesday in Room 2.
[11/17] [Expired] ALL seniors need to stop by Ms. McGinnis' office and verify the spelling of your name for your diploma. This must be done by Thursday.
[11/15] [Expired] There will be a spring break trip meeting in Mr. Wachter's room on Tuesday during family time. All those signed up for the Italy/Greece trip must attend.
[11/14] [Expired] Seniors, a couple of very important announcements for you: 1) if you have not given Ms. McGinnis your information for cap/gown orders, you need to do so today. 2) ALL seniors need to stop by Ms. McGinnis' office and verify the spelling of your name for your diploma. This must be done by next Thursday (11/20).
[11/13] [Expired] There will be a meeting on Monday during family time in Mr. Patiño’s room for all those interested in running track that will not play winter sports. This meeting is very important.
[11/13] [Expired] Support your fellow Ravens and come see Alice in Wonderland this Saturday, Nov 15th at 7:00 pm in the auditorium. Cost is free for all MH-MA students.
[11/13] [Expired] There will be a wrestling meeting immediately after school today in the library.
[11/12] Be sure to check out the Ravens Stocking Hats for sale in the front office for $10.
[11/11] [Expired] Football players will turn in their equipment after school today. Players who are attending the basketball meeting can do it afterwards.
[11/11] [Expired] Contest time! The first person to EMAIL Ms. McGinnis with the correct answer to this question will be awarded house points: What is the founding city of Veterans Day?
[11/11] [Expired] The JV Scholars Bowl team will be dismissed at the end of 6th hour for their competition Tuesday.
[11/11] [Expired] Senior girls that are free after school on Thursday, please come to a brief meeting in Mrs. Bishop's classroom. If you have any questions, ask Mrs. Bishop or Addie.
[11/11] [Expired] Attention students who are interested in running club: There will be an informational meeting after school Tuesday for anyone interested in Mr. Sinclair's classroom, starting at 3:20pm.
[11/10] [Expired] Remember to bring in your gloves and hats to the front office for the Warmth for Children drive. The drive ends on Friday. 100 gloves and/or hats gets the school a free jeans day.
[11/10] [Expired] There will be an NHS meeting on Thursday during family time in the library.
[11/10] [Expired] There will be no mass Tuesday because of the Jostens meeting. Seniors will be dismissed at 11:25 for the meeting and sophomores will be dismissed at 11:45.
[11/10] [Expired] Volleyball players need to turn in their uniforms to Coach Matous Tuesday.
[11/10] [Expired] There will be a girls’ basketball meeting in the study hall after school Tuesday. There will be a boys’ basketball meeting in Room 2 after school Tuesday.



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