Res Reminders - Week of September 13, 2015

This Week:

Monday, Sept 14 - last call for 

Tues, Sept 15 - Adult Enrichment Course begins at 7 pm
Tues, Sept 15 - Men's Club Meeting at 7 pm
All men - fathers, step-fathers, grandfathers, uncles and others - are welcome to attend.
Wed, Sept 16 - Grandparents' Day Dinner at 6 pm 

Thurs, Sept 17 - Italy Information Meeting at 6:30 pm
 in the library. Class of 2017 and 2018 parents and students are invited.  If you are unable to attend and would like more information or to express interest, please contact   More information and itinerary.

Fri, Sept 18 - "March" Discussion & Pizza lunch in the library - students, visit the library Schoology page for other activities related to the Res Reads selection "March"

Fri, Sept 18 - Senior deadline to select the senior portrait that will be used in the yearbook. Selection can be made online at with your session ID and password given to you with your proof or by calling the National Call Center at 800-736-4775There is no deadline for placing an order for photos.

Next Week:

Sun, Sept 20 - Best Ball Scramble Golf Outing at 8 am
Reservations still available for golf & lunch or lunch only - 7 am check-in and 8 am shot-gun start. 
All are welcome for golf, raffles, contests and lunch. 
Wed, Sept 23 - Dismissal at 11:50 am for all students
Looking Forward:

Sun, Sept 27 - NW Side Hunger Walk at 1 pm 

Mon, Sept 28 - Spirit Week begins - Fall Pep Rally

Tues, Sept 29 - Walk-A-Thon

Thurs, Oct 8 - Jr. Ring Mass

Resurrection Calendar 

Other Information & Reminders:

3rd A
nnual Best Ball Scramble Golf Outing
Spaces still available!
sponsored by the Resurrection College Prep Men's Club
Sunday, September 20, 2015
at Tam O'Shanter Golf Course 
6700 West Howard Street 
Niles, Illinois 60714 
Men, women, alumnae and families welcome!
7:00 am check-in & 8:00 am shot-gun start
Followed by an excellent buffet style lunch, including 
six different entrees, two salads and dessert  
* $75 per golfer - 9 holes of golf, lunch and raffle ticket 
* Includes green fees, cart, coffee and donuts at check-in 
* Longest drive, closest to the pin, and other contests! 
* $30 Lunch only - raffles, games and more!
Grandparents' Day Dinner Seeking Donations & Last Call 

Needed: Donations of 2 liter bottles of soda for the Grandparents' Day Dinner.  Please have your daughter bring donations to the Main Office by Tuesday, September 15.  Thank you!

The last call for Grandparents Day Dinner tickets is Monday, September 14.  The annual Grandparents' Day Dinner will be Wednesday, September 16 at 6 pm. Tickets will be home sent home with your daughter on Tuesday, September 15. 

Well Wisher Messages

Parents, grandparents and friends may purchase a "Well Wisher Message" for a student until November 1.  Order forms are available here.

Walk-A-Thon Pledge Forms

The annual Resurrection Walk-A-Thon is Tuesday, September 29 and students received the Walk-A-Thon pledge forms in t
he annual Fundraising Packet that was sent home with students.  The packet also includes the Cash Raffle tickets, flyers about specific events and an overview guide to all of our major fundraisers.  Students should be working on getting pledges for the Walk-A-Thon!

Talcott Avenue Construction Update

West Talcott Avenue is open to traffic between North Oriole Avenue and North Canfield Avenue.  The CTA has resumed their normal route for the Higgins #88 bus.  Please reduce speed as there is restoration work remaining in the right-of-way which will continue throughout next week. 
Milling and paving of the new asphalt roadway surface will begin on Monday, September 14.  The milling operation will begin at North Oketo Avenue and proceed west toward North Canfield Avenue.  Talcott will be milled from Harlem to Oketo later in the week and paving should begin shortly after.
All of the remaining work will be completed with single lanes closures and flaggers as needed.  Expect delays.

Invitation to Speaker & Discussion Series

Resurrection parents, students and friends are invited to the speaker and discussion series "Courageous Conversations" 
at Loyola Academy.  View the 2015-16 series speakers, topics, dates and times.  The series covers issues influencing adolescents and their families and is free of charge and open to the public. Reservations are not required.