Mariette Baxendale, Ph.D.

Science Department Chair, De Smet Jesuit High School

The mother of three De Smet alums, two current students and one rising student, Mariette Baxendale is one of De Smet’s most popular teachers and avid fans. The Jesuit values that she gets to exemplify each day, and the strength of her relationships with her community and her students, has made her a driving force in the history, and the future, of De Smet Jesuit.