We hope you are all having a peaceful and relaxing holiday weekend! On tap for next week: THE START OF SCHOOL!!! Several events are taking place, beginning on the very first day of school. President Reilly of the Cardinal Newman Society will be speaking in the evening at the St. Joseph's Center (7:00pm). On Wednesday, the boys soccer team plays at Sunapee (4:30pm). The Back to School Mass will take place on Sunday at 10:00am at St. Joachim's. Teachers will declare their fidelity to the Magisterium. After Mass we will go up to the newly renovated campus for lunch, followed by a presentation fro...Read More
Please mark your calendars for Saturday, September 22. We are thrilled to announce that Bishop Peter Libasci will be at Mount Royal Academy celebrating Mass for the dedication of our new building! The Mass will be held at 10 a.m. in the St. Joseph's Center. This event is open to the public, and of course, we would love to see all Mount Royal Families at this wonderful event. It is an honor to have the Bishop join us at this dedication. All Mount Royal students attending this Mass should wear their MRA uniforms. A reception will be held immediately after the Mass.Read More
Back To School Mass/Potluck on Sunday, September 9.
Mount Royal Academy students, faculty and parents will be celebrating the start to the 2012-2013 school year at the 10 a.m. Mass at St. Joachim on September 9. EVERYONE is invited to attend this Mass, regardless of whether or not you are Catholic. Mount Royal students should wear their school uniforms to this special Mass. Following Mass, your family is invited to a potluck reception back at the school at 11:15. We hope you will join us as we celebrate the beginning of the school year. Please bring a dish or two to share. We have invited par...Read More
We are gearing up for the start of school on Tuesday, Sept. 4th!
Teachers officially reported to school today, although all teachers have been unofficially preparing their classrooms since the opening of the new building. The campus has undergone a several changes in the past week alone. The parking area and driveway were paved and lined last week, and fresh grass is being laid down all over campus during this upcoming week. When families return to school next week, there will certainly be lot of surprised looks.
"First things first". Fr. Peter celebrated a Mass for all of the full time for al...Read More
Mount Royal Academy announced today that author Joseph Pearce will serve as Visiting Scholar beginning this fall. Pearce is the renowned biographer of Catholic literary figures such as G.K. Chesterton, J.R.R. Tolkien, and Hilaire Belloc.
As Visiting Scholar Pearce will deliver public lectures on Shakespeare and masterworks such as J.R.R. Tolkien’s Hobbit, as well as the thought of G.K. Chesterton and C.S. Lewis. He will assist within the Academy with curricular and faculty development, and mentor students who wish to advance their abilities as young writers.
Pearce has worked extensively on ...Read More
Mount Royal Academy is thankful and very excited to announce that Mr. Patrick Reilly, president of the nationally acclaimed Catholic apostolate The Cardinal Newman Society, will be visiting the MRA campus on September 4th, the first day of school!
Mr. Reilly will give a keynote statement that is open to the public, addressing the current state of Catholic higher education in America. The address will begin at 7:00pm. Parents of all age levels are strongly encouraged to attend.
The Catholic Newman Society provides an invaluable service to the faithful Catholics by closely monitoring the extent ...Read More
We are pleased to announce that the new PreK-8 classroom building is completed! Now that construction is over, the campus grounds are being reconstructed as well. By September 3rd, the first day of school, the entire parking lot will be paved, as well as the walkways and paths connection the three campus buildings. In addition, the gymnasium floor was refinished.
Below we have put together a slideshow to give you a glimpse of what to expect!Read More
The students, faculty, and families of Mount Royal Academy are greatly indebted to the generosity and kindness of numerous benefactors. Every week as we come together to celebrate Mass or pray the rosary, students always deliberately mention that we should pray for our benefactors.
Our school would not exist if it weren't for the willingness of those endowed with such resources to cooperate with the promptings of the Holy Spirit, inspiring them to give out of their plenitude for the continued construction of God's Kingdom here one earth. Despite difficult economic times, two new buildings have...Read More
Check out this vintage video. The video was broadcast on local television in 2011. Its amazing to think about how much MRA has grown since then! The mission remains the same: teach the whole person.Read More
These are exciting times at Mount Royal. Not only has God graced us with more students and families than ever before (we are about to eclipse a total enrollment of 130 students!!!), He has also continually provided the infrastructure and resources needed in order to adequately educate and form the students.
It appears as if the new classroom building for the Garden and elementary grade levels will be completed by August 1st. The building will feature eight classrooms, two offices, and a new adoration chapel that can sit thirty-five comfortably. Two of the eight classrooms have been especially ...Read More