January 2015





The Resurrection College Prep High School
Charity & Truth Gala
February 21, 2015
Fountain Blue in Des Plaines
6 pm - 11 pm
Join us for silent & live auctions, cocktails & dinner,
entertainment, awards and dancing as we support
our students & school community.

2015 Award Recipients
Mary O'Connor '77 - The Renaissance Award
Reverend Daniel McCarthy The Charity & Truth Award

Charity & Truth Gala Master of Ceremonies
Tom Skilling, WGN TV


Donation & Sponsorship Opportunities
We are currently seeking items for our silent and
live auctions at the Charity & Truth Gala

Do you have tickets to a Bulls, Blackhawks, Cubs or Sox game you could donate?   A time share for a vacation or get-a-way package
Connections to help us get cool one of a kind experiences like backstage tours for Broadway in Chicago, newsroom tours, or other unique experience?  If you have something you can donate or someone we should reach out to, please contact Alisa at amartorano@reshs.org or 773.775.6616 Ext 142 or 773.467.4642.

A variety of Sponsorship Opportunities are also available for the Charity & Truth Gala.  Please share these opportunities with your places of work, businesses you may frequent or take out an ad to show your Res girl your support.    


Principal's Letter & President's Blog

Take a few moments to read Principal Maria Hawk's January 2015 letter to parents and students.  

Check out Sr. Donna Marie's recent blog posts.


Calling all student poets, writers, artists & photographers! 

Innerview Submissions

The Innerview is looking for creative submissions from students to be showcased in the 2014-2015 edition of the Innerview.  The theme this year is "Woven," which reflects the connection between various entities in life.  Students - please submit all original work to your English teacher, art teacher, or Mrs. Martin in 223. 

All submissions are due by January 13!

Basketball Pack-the-Place: Res vs. Regina
Show your RES Pride
Upcoming Parent Meetings  

Athletic Boosters Meeting - Thurs, January 8 at 6 pm in the cafeteria ~ All parents and athletic supporters are welcome to attend.

Parents Club Meeting - Tues, January 13 at 7 pm in the library  

enior Parents Financial Aid Meeting - Thurs, January 15 at
7 pm in the Library

Men's Club Meeting - Tues, December 16 at 7 pm in the cafeteria

All men - fathers, step-fathers, grandfathers, uncles and others - are welcome to attend. 

Entrance Exam
8th grade girls welcome to test at Resurrection
Saturday, January 10, 2015
7:45 am - 12:30 pm


"Experience Res" Day
7th grade girls
are welcome to a special day
on Friday, February 13, 2015
8 am - 3 pm  
This special day is designed just for 7th grade girls. 
As they rotate through the nine academic areas at
Resurrection, students meet with teachers, learn about
our classes, the block schedule, clubs and activities. 


The Diary of Anne Frank Auditions

Monday, January 12 from 3-5pm or
Tuesday, January 13 from 3-5pm

Auditions will be held in the Little Theatre -
students are welcome to attend either day.

No preparation is necessary-
simply come with a detailed knowledge of your schedule.

Call-Backs - Wednesday, January 14 from 3-5pm.

The Cast List will be posted on Thursday, January 15 with the first rehearsal for all cast on Friday, January 16 from 3-5pm.



 Resurrection Market Day 
orders are due for this month
by Monday, January 12


Market Day pick-up at Resurrection will be
Thursday, January 15 from 4:30 - 5:30 pm at Entrance 8.

Place Online Orders HERE

 Resurrection is account 30880.

Congratulations Cash Raffle Winners

 Thank you to everyone who participated in the Cash Raffle & congratulations to our winners!

Big Money Raffle - Drawing on February 21 at 
The Charity & Truth Gala

The Big Money Raffle  drawing will be held at The Charity & Truth Gala on Saturday, February 21. Tickets are $50 and only 500 will be sold. Rules, details and ticket purchase information can be found here.  The grand prize is $10,000 and second prize is $2,000. 
 Res Athletics 

Track & Field tryouts
will be the week of January 19
watch for details! 

Save the Date
Friday, January 30  
Athletic  Boosters

Catholic Schools Week 2015


Resurrection College Prep High School will celebrate  
Catholic Schools Week from January 25 to 30, 2015.  
Below are some of the planned activities: 

 Winter Pep Rally - Monday, January 26

 Retreat Day  - Wednesday, January 28

for Freshman, Sophomores and Juniors

V-Show - Wednesday & Thursday, January 28 & 29
Alumnae Career Days - Thursday & Friday, January 29 & 30
Catholic School Week Liturgy - Friday, January 30


Winter 2015 Adult Enrichment Course

"In the Name of Freedom"
The Revolutionary War Period


Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 pm on the following dates:

February 10 & 24 and March 10 & 24



Details & Registration