The Full Wiki

More info on Matignon High School

Matignon High School: Map

Advertisements
  

Wikipedia article:

Map showing all locations mentioned on Wikipedia article:



Matignon High School is a co-ed Catholic school in Cambridgemarker, Massachusettsmarker, USA. It is located in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston.

Campus

Its campus on Matignon Road, Cambridgemarker, consists of two school buildings: the main school building and a smaller alumni building containing development offices and art classrooms. The campus is adjacent to a church and a rectory. This church used to be the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston's Immaculate Conception church, but was reopened in January 2006 as the St. Sava Serbian Orthodox church. The school also resides next to the International School of Boston. Over the summer of '07 Matignon High School underwent many changes to its appearance. It now has a new athletic field, fitness room, and science labs. Smartboards were also placed in every classroom to optimize the learning experience.

History

Matignon High School is named after Father Francis Anthony Matignon.Father Matignon was born in Paris, France on November 10, 1753,and came to America after being ordained into the priesthood. His dream was to establish a Catholic high school in the city of Boston. Father Matignon was not alive to see this happen,as he died in 1818. In 1945, the high school was established byRichard J. Cardinal Cushing (who was then the Archbishop of Boston).

Sports and Clubs

Matignon offers a wide variety of extracurricular activities including sports and clubs. Sports in thefall consist of boys and girls cross country, football,football cheering, the boy's three time league champion soccer team and girls soccer and girls volleyball. In thewinter, there is boys and girls basketball, basketball cheering,boys and girls hockey, hockey cheering, and co-ed swimming. The springhas baseball, golf, boys and girls' lacrosse,softball, and boys and girls track.Matignon also offers a number of different student organizations and clubs.A few of the more popular clubs at Matignon are S.A.D.D (StudentsAgainst Destructive Decisions), Student Council (each grade hasits own president,vice president,secretary, and treasurer), NationalHonor Society (qualifying students are invited to join their sophomore andjunior years), drama club (also known as the Matignon Masqueraders),art club, science club, math club, and the Asian Cultural Society (ACS).

Notable alumni







  • Steve Leach - former NHL player. (teams: Washington Capitals, Boston Bruins, St. Louis Blues, Carolina Hurricanes, Ottawa Senators, Phoenix Coyotes, and Pittsburg Penguins).




  • Shawn McEachern - former NHL player. (teams: Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins, Los Angeles Kings, Ottawa Senators and Atlanta Thrashers).




External links



Notes and references




Embed code:
Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message