The Crown

A Time To Give Thanks

Kat Strode (11) and Abi Reiche (10)  enjoying their conversation about Thanksgiving memories.

Gracie Miroballi, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

Thanksgiving brings many traditions and celebrations; most importantly, the chance to show appreciation to those who need it most.  After school on November 19th, over 20 Marian Key Club members attended the annual Valley Hi Thanksgiving party. Valley Hi is a rehab and nursing home in Woodstock. Thos...

Eighth Graders Take on Marian

A group of mentors who provided guidance for the eighth graders on visit day.

Madelyn Denman, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

The Eighth Grade Visit Day gives the eighth graders from the private schools in the area a perspective of what the day in the life of a student at Marian consists of. It demonstrates all of the things that Marian has to offer to influence the incoming freshman to choose our school. On the visit day (N...

“Fangs” for the Memories

Captain Jack Sparrow made an appearance at Valley Hi to surprise the visitors.

Gracie Miroballi, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

As the leaves change color and the air gets cooler, it is evident that the fall season is just around the corner. With fall comes many exciting events, perhaps most notably Halloween. On October 26th, while most Marian students were preparing for Halloween festivities, four sophomore Key Club members...

A Night to Remember

Seniors, Jimmy Rochette and Sophia Mcmanus,eagerly take a photo with one of the decorations made by Marian’s student council.

Allison Kaminski, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

Through the Student Council, a magical Homecoming week was made possible for everyone. Homecoming week this year for Marian students was from September 30th to October 4th, with the Homecoming dance on October 5th. The theme was “Yacht Club,” however, the themes throughout the week varied. Monday’s the...

Not All Superheros Wear Capes

The mentors ready to start the new school year!

Emma Johnson, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 9, 2019

Being a freshman is filled with a variety of emotions, whether it’s scared, excited, or nervous, the mentors are there for you every step of the way. Even if you need help with a class or are scared about starting the new school year, you can always turn to your mentor. The mentor program at Marian is...

Letters From the Editors

Letters From the Editors

May 20, 2019

Dear Readers, I would like to first thank you all for reading The Crown and for supporting the yearbook. I know that every article that is written is drafted with a lot of thought and care. My favorite part of my role as an editor is that I get to help create a story that will be told for generations....

Don’t You (Forget about the Editors)

Don’t You (Forget about the Editors)

May 20, 2019

I remember our first day of Publications like it was yesterday. I was a scared little sophomore in a sea of only juniors and seniors. I am not going to lie, I was intimidated to work alongside the upperclassmen, but Ellen Sharp, Emma Baader, and Amy Herff always made an effort to include me and to hel...

The Last Curtain Call

The Last Curtain Call

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer

May 16, 2019

As a community, the Marian Central Theatre Department gives students the opportunity to stage productions in a supportive and familial environment. Jordan Kaufmann (12), Head of Running Crew and Set construction for almost all of Marian’s productions during his four years, has been active in the t...

Honored Spanish Students

Emily Richie, Crown Writer and Photographer

May 16, 2019

La Sociedad Honoria Hispánica (The Spanish Honor Society) welcomed 36 new members on March 13th. Spanish Honor Society is designated for students to learn more about the language and culture of Spanish speaking countries. For students to be inducted into Spanish Honor Society, they must achieve an ...

Students in the Spotlight

Theater 2 students gather for a picture after the successful show!

Carly Hoover, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 18, 2019

Ever wanted to experience the magic of theater, but don’t have the time to make a commitment to the school musical, black box, or spring play? Intro to Theater and Theater 2 offer the opportunity for students to participate and learn more about theater and what happens on and off the stage. Twice a y...

Kindness Starts Now

Ava Palminteri, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 18, 2019

Marian has always promoted kindness and care throughout the school. Friends of Rachel, a club dedicated to spreading kindness, is one way the school does so. More specifically, Kindness Matters Week is Friends of Rachel’s biggest event of the year. However, some students don’t know what it is, what h...

Get to Know Your Writer: Ava Palminteri

New staff member Ava Palminteri works hard to deliver an enthralling piece for the school newspaper

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer & Photographer

February 14, 2019

This school year’s new crop of additions to the Publications team is filled with talented and driven staff members. One of the association’s current members, Ava Palminteri, a sophomore at Marian Central, is a gifted writer on the rise, passionate to let her talents carry her far. Recently, I had...

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