May 24, 2015

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Used Book & Uniform Sale & 2015-16 Book Lists: 

The annual Parent's Club Used Book & Uniform Sale will be on Saturday, June 6 from 8:30 - 9:30 am in the Cafeteria.  This is a great opportunity to connect with other Resurrection students and parents and purchase used books directly from other students. Parents Club will also be selling used uniforms.  Cash (small bills) is preferred and personal checks are at the sellers discretion.  

The 2015-16 book lists are here

This Week:


Mon May 25 - No school - Memorial Day

Norwood Park Memorial Day Parade
Students, parents and alumnae are welcome to join us as we participate in the Norwood Park Memorial Day Parade on
Monday, May 25.  Resurrection alumna and veteran Ramina Oraha '03 will be the Parade Grand Marshal.

Everyone is invited to join us for the parade kick-off at Onahan School, 6634 W. Raven in Chicago.  Please arrive by 10:30 so you can find parking and our spot in the parade.  The parade steps off at 11 am and will end at Taft in time for the Veteran Tribute Ceremony at 12:15 pmPlease wear Resurrection Spirit Wear or red & white clothing to show your Res spirit!  Student Ambassadors can earn an Ambassador service hour for the 2015-16 school year by participating.

Tues, May 26 - Follett Textbook Buy-back and Rental Return from 8:30 to 2 pm in the Lecture Hall
Tues, May 26 - No Classes - Make up exams at 8:30 am in the Library  

Tues, May 26 - Senior Graduation Breakfast and Practice 
Seniors are welcome to donate uniforms skirts, sweaters and shirts for the Parents Club Used Book and Uniform Sale on Saturday, June 6.  Bins are available outside the cafeteria, by the students entrance and by the main office.  Info

8:00 am  - Graduation breakfast in the Cafeteria
10:30 am - Graduation practice at the Copernicus Center


Tues, May 26 - Baccalaureate Mass at 6:30 at St. John Brebeuf

Seniors arrive by 6 pm to Parish Center. 


Wed, May 27 - Follett Textbook Buy-back and Rental Return

from 8:30 am to 2 pm in the Lecture Hall

Wed, May 27 - No Classes

            8:30 am - Make up exams

            7:00 pm - Graduation at the Copernicus Center

Seniors arrive by 6 pm at the Copernicus Center - details & parking info here.

Fri, May 29 - deadline to register for Summer Learning credit classes and enrichment workshops.

Next Week:

Mon, June 1 - Class of 2016 Senior Portraits by appointment at Resurrection

Mon, June 1 - Spring Sports Banquet 
at 6 pm at the White Eagle Banquets

Mon, June 1 - Parents are encouraged to share their thoughts with us by participating in a brief survey about your interests.  Please take a few moments to take our Special Events Survey by June 1 in order to help us plan fundraising events for our school community.

Mon, June 1 - please watch for Talcott Avenue construction updates. The intersection of Talcott and Oriole will be closed beginning June 1.

Tues, June 2 - Class of 2016 Senior Portraits by appointment at Resurrection 

Sat, June 6 
 Used Book & Uniform Sale - 8:30 - 9:30 am in the Cafeteria

2015-16 Booklists

English Department Summer Reading:

In preparation for the 2015-16 school year, students are required to complete a summer reading assignment.  The summer required reading packet is available here.

Res Reads 2015 Selection:

The Res Reads committee has selected the graphic novel 
March: Book One by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell. All students are encouraged to read this book over break and participate in the contests and discussions at the beginning of next school year! 

August - Back to School Schedule:

Athletic Tryout Info for 2015-16

Mon, Aug 10 - Freshmen Parent Academy
at 7 pm 

Mon & Tues, Aug 17 & 18 
Freshmen Orientation


Mon, Aug 17 - Freshmen Family BBQ at 5:30 pm

Wed, Aug 19 
Classes resume for all students