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Back and Better Than Before

Jordan Luebchow(10) struggles to focus on the first day back from break.

Veronica Peterson, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

What a Year! From beginning a new school year to ending a decade, so much has happened this year. Now first semester and Christmas are now over and everything is starting to settle down since Christmas festivities are stopping and the decorations are being taken down. For many people, Christmas time...

A New Way of Learning

Jessica Passi(10) ready and excited for the first E-learning day.

Emma Johnson, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

Imagine being able to stay at home and learn for school. For Marian students, this is a reality. E-Learning is a new stay at home way to learn, that Marian is putting into action. Instead of making up classes at the end of the year because of snow days or lightening days students need to complete online...

Sweater Season: Exciting or Inciting?

Two students, Ava Notaro (10) and Krystiana Borres (10) smiling because sweater season is finally here!

Allison Kaminski, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

The time of year when students change from polos to sweaters is finally here! While some students dislike the sweaters, many students enjoy the change of uniform. The boys' uniform consists of the Marian sweaters (either red or blue), a white polo underneath, and their tie of choice. The girls' unifo...

What A Grateful Day

Anthony Carney’s (10) scarecrow sits relaxed as he picks up little pumpkins.

Jordan Tarzian, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 9, 2020

Thanksgiving is a time for the ones people love the most. Family and friends come together to celebrate this wonderful celebration. It is a moment of appreciation and gratefulness all around the United States. Many people celebrate Thanksgiving in different methods, but it allows the same message to b...

Passing of the Business Club Torch

Timothy Miller (11) explains how he decides what stocks he buys to the business club.

Arianna Benitez, Crown Writer and Photographer

January 22, 2020

The passing of the torch is an allude to ancient Greece where a lit torch was passed from one person to the next. In the present day, it is used as a metaphor for passing responsibilities, tradition, practice, or knowledge to another. As of this year, Marian Central teacher Mr. Williams has passed the...

Bring Back the Floats!

Marian's Central track team, led by Coach Radcliffe, bonding at the parade.

Graciella Miroballi, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 28, 2019

Homecoming week includes many special events such as Spirit Week, Powder Puff, pep assemblies and the homecoming football game. Finally, Marian has added a homecoming parade just in time for the 60th anniversary of the school. This year’s parade took place in the Woodstock Square two days before the Home...

Meet the Hurricanes

Mr. Toledo getting ready for a brand new school year.

Graciella Miroballi, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 9, 2019

As the 2019-2020 school year kicks off, returning classmates not only welcome in all the freshman and transfer students, but also the new teachers and administration. Over the course of this school year, Marian hopes to get to know them more and learn some of the goals that they want to achieve. This...

Summer Around the Globe

Niemann taking a selfie, featuring a classic Thai dish, with one of his teachers.

Jordan Tarzian, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 9, 2019

The summer had finally arrived. Students were eager to rush out the doors as school came to a close. The season of no homework, no classes, and no tests was in session. Summer vacations were now starting and the excitement to get out of school was overwhelming. Not everyone’s exotic vacations were away from...

Start of Something New

New freshmen friends spending time together at the Freshman Orientation.

Maddison Shepard, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 9, 2019

Just like that, a new school year has begun. The first year of high school is bound to be full of memories, laughs, and maybe even a nervous stomach. These excited, yet nervous, freshmen start off their high school career at the freshman orientation with an assortment of questions of whom they will ...

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...

Getting Back Into That Sleep Habit

Getting Back Into That Sleep Habit

Jacob Toman, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 29, 2017

Waking up on a summer morning is like a dream. The birds sing, and there's not a certain time to start the day. There is no need to worry about putting on a uniform or doing that homework that was forgotten from the previous night. Summer mornings are amazing. But that feeling goes away as the middle...

Marian Welcomes the Class of 2021!

An eighth-grader and Marian freshman joust in the bouncy area in the gym.

Laura Knapp, Crown Staff

February 16, 2017

The gyms and cafeteria were full of activities to help the incoming and current students have fun and learn about Marian at Freshman and Eighth Grade Activity Night on February 4. There was jousting, "mega jenga", and RC cars in the main gym, with volleyball and basketball in the auxiliary gym. The caf...

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