Welcome to Manhattan Catholic Schools

2024-2025 Preschool and 2024 Cardinals Summer Program Registration Links

Enrollment for the Manhattan community is now open.  The Registration Link is different for each program. 

Preschool Registration Link:  

Cardinals After School Program:

Cardinals Summer Program:


For more information regarding each program, visit the webpage below.

Preschool Page


After School Program and Summer Program Page



For more information contact Anna Bonilla at abonilla@manhattancatholicschools.org.

May God Bless Each Step of our 8th Grade Class as they Move on to High School! Pics from Jr. High Fancy Dance 2024 -compliments of Mr. Brockman


Cardinal Winner's Circle




MCS Current Student Forms for 2023-2024


Authorization to Dispense Medication (1 Per Medicine Per Student):  https://form.jotform.com/mcsoffice/authorizations-for-dispensing-medic

Medical Statement to Request Meal Modifications for Allergies (1 Per Student):  Medical Statement to Request Meal Mod _ Food Allergy Form.pdf 

Sports Physical Forms:  https://www.kshsaa.org/Public/PDF/FORM-PPE.pdf

Concussion Form:  Parent-Student Concussion Signoff 23-24.pdf 


Call to Share

**Lenten Rice Bowls available at the church 

**Thank you to all who donated Winter Hats, Gloves, and Scarves to those in need. 

**Box of Joy - Thank you to all who donated to this giving event. We sent around 70 boxes to Salina to be shipped out to those in need.


Damien Aikens, Kendall Feldkamp, Jack KuKanich, Molly McCullough, and Nathaniel Stamm, represented MCS at the Chapter MathCounts competition on February 10.  The team placed third in the competition.  Damien Aikens achieved fifth place as an individual.  Any students who are interested in joining the MathCounts club are welcome to join. Please contact Christine Aikens (cmaikens@ksu.edu) for more information.

Booster Parent Info



Congratulations Joe on Your Retirement! Thank you for 10 Great Years!


Current Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities at MCS:

  • Opening in Fall for Music/Band Teacher K-8th Grade
  • Substitute Teachers are in Need
  • Manhattan Catholic Schools is currently accepting applications for substitute teachers.  Please contact the administrative office for details at 785-565-5050.  To be considered you must:

        1.  Complete a  Certified Teacher/MCS ApplicationOpens in a new browser tab 

        2.  Have teaching or substitute license

        3.  Interview with the principal for approval 

        4.  Complete CMG "Safe Environment Training," "Establishing Appropriate Boundaries" and background check for Salina Diocese at https://salinadiocese.org/safe-environment



See Our Updated Playground!

On Friday, April 14, Fr Ryan McCandless led a procession of students, staff, and parents to the MCS playground after the All-School Mass to bless the new playground!  A huge โ€œTHANK YOUโ€ goes to everyone who helped make this vision a reality, from the donors, the project volunteers, and the busniness who made this project come to life.  This would not have happened without you!


Application for Free & Reduced-Price Meals

The 2024-2025 Application for Free or Reduced-Price Meal Benefits will be available after July 1, 2024. All families are encouraged to complete the Application for Free or Reduced-Price Meal Benefits. A new application must be submitted each school year. Only students with approved applications will receive free or reduced-price meals for the 2024-2025 school year. For questions, contact Kyleen Harris, 785-565-5050, kharris@manhattancatholicschools.org. Click here to visit the MCS Food Service Department page for more information about the Online Application, School Nutrition Programs, and Wellness Policy.


FREE Summer Meals Locations (Ages 1-18)

Did you know??

  • We offer tours of our school with an appointment 
  • Our average class size is 15
  • We have a full-time & part-time preschool for ages 3-5
  • We offer sports to grades 6-8 on a no-cut basis 
  • We have a full-day school age summer program
  • We accept non-Catholic students 
  • Still have questions?? Call us today and we will be glad to help you.   785-565-5050


Parishes that make MCS










CMG Connect - Safe Envrionment Progam

 CMG 2023 bulletin announcement 23 ver.pdf 


CMGConnect -

All clergy,  adult employees, and adult volunteers (ministering with children) of the Diocese of Salina must do the REQUIRED TRAINING CURRICULUM called Safe Environment Curriculum-Salina (this includes short videos, questions, Code of Conduct, Policy Acknowledgement and a Background Check). 


To begin your Safe Environment TRAINING - Click here