Res Reminders - Week of February 14, 2016
Big Money Raffle 

The Big Money Raffle DRAWING to benefit the Sr. Mary Monica Hope Scholarship Fund will be TAKE PLACE THIS upcoming Saturday, February 20 at the Charity & Truth Gala.  Take a chance to win the $10,000 Grand Prize while you support the Hope Scholarship Fund. RAFFLE TICKETS ARE $50 EACH and only 500 tickets will be sold. Unable to attend the Gala ?  The winner need not be present to win! Purchase Big Money Raffle tickets here to support the Hope Scholarship Fund.

Res Readers Book Drive

The Res Readers Book Drive to benefit the organization "Chicago Books to Women in Prison" will be held through Friday, February 19.  In particular, the following books are in high need: fiction, young adult booksdictionariesinstructional foreign language books and books in Spanish. Books will be collected in the Resurrection Library.

World Languages Week

Monday, Feb 15 - Presidents' Day - No School
Tuesday, Feb 16 - International Day
Wednesday, Feb 17 - Italian Day
Thursday, Feb 18 - Spanish Day
Friday, Feb 19 - Latin Day

Parent Teacher Conferences will be Wednesday, February 24 from 1 pm to 6 pm.  Students will be dismissed at noon.  Register for conferences here.

Registration 2016-17

The 2016-17 Curriculum Guide is available here . Students will be registering for 2016-17 classes online the week of March 6. The $200 registration fee is due by Tuesday, March 15.

Parents - Your Parent Connect account is the only one with the security clearance needed to access the online registration feature, not your daughter's. 
If you need your Parent Connect log in/password information, please contact registrar Mary Kaye Ulczak at 773.775.6616 Ext. 127.

Self Defense Workshop at March Parents Club Meeting - Students Encouraged to Attend! Mark your calendar - Tuesday, March 8 at 7 pm 

The evening presentation will be conducted by Self Defense Coach Ed Kress who will offer a combination of lecture, role play, and some very basic physical self-defense training.  The focus will be to help students improve their personal and situational awareness and teach them how to identify and avoid potentially dangerous people, places and situations; at school, home, work and on the street. The evening will include an interactive "give and take" with students, involving them in the presentation to model various street and campus situations which they are likely to encounter. All parents and their daughters are welcome. 

Tuition Assistance and Scholarship Application Process

The application process for tuition assistance and scholarships begins in January of each year when the PSAS (Private School Aid Service) applications become available on the day of the Entrance Exam. Applications will be available in the main office. In addition, you can download the application here. The PSAS application is the application for tuition assistance and must be completed for many need-based scholarship opportunity as well. PSAS applications are due back to the PSAS company before their March 18, 2016 deadline

Feed My Starving Children Volunteer Opportunity

All Resurrection students and families are invited to join the Resurrection National Honor Society on March 19, 2016 to package meals at the "Feed My Starving Children" location in Libertyville.  Students can sign up in room 216 or by contacting Ms. Konow.

Tuesday, March 22 will be a noon dismissal - Please note - Schedule Change 

Please note the schedule change for Tuesday, March 22, 2016.  The day will be a noon dismissal. Resurrection will be participating in the Culinary Kids Initiative from 10 am to noon.  Students who are interested in participating, complete the application no later than Feb 26 from your Resurrection student e-mail account.
This Week:

World Languages Week

Mon, Feb 15 - Presidents' Day - No school

Tues, Feb 16
 - Applications for the 
John P. and Margaret M. Loftus Scholarship are due and may be submitted at the Main Office; Attn: Ms. Martorano

Tues, Feb 16 - Men's Club Meeting at 7 pm at Resurrection

Fri, Feb 19 - National Science Honor Society hosts AdventuRES in Science  at 6 pm

Sat, Feb 20Charity & Truth Gala from 6 pm to 11 pm at Cafe La Cave in Des Plaines

Sat, Feb 20 - Big Money Raffle Drawing - drawing will take place at the Gala and the winner need not be present

Next Week:

Wed, Feb 24 - Chipotle Fundraising Day from 12:30 - 4:30 pm at the Chipotle in Park Ridge. More details coming soon.

Wed, Feb 24 - Parent Teacher Conferences - 
students will be dismissed at noon -
Register for conference here - Conferences offered from 1 - 6pm

Fri, Feb 26 - Faculty Institute Day - No classes 


Looking Forward:

Week of Feb 29 - Soccer, Softball, and Water Polo tryouts

Sun, March 6 to Sun, March 13 - Online 2016-17 Registration for current students

Mon, March 7 - Spring Parents Sports Meeting at 6 pm - mandatory meeting student-athlete and one parent for Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Water Polo teams.

Tues, March 8 - Parents Club Meeting at 7 pm in the Library - Self Defense Workshop for students and parents.  All students are welcome - particularly senior students who are preparing for college. The evening presentation will be conducted by Self Defense Coach Ed Kress who will offer a combination of lecture, role play, and some very basic physical self-defense training.  The focus will be to help students improve their personal and situational awareness and teach them how to identify and avoid potentially dangerous people, places and situations; at school, home, work and on the street. 

Thurs, March 11 - Athletic Boosters Meeting at 6 pm

Tues, March 15 - Registration fee due - $200 registration fee for 2016-17 school year due 

Sat, March 12 -
Spring Arts and Crafts Fair from 10 am - 4 pm at Res

Tues, March 22 - Noon Dismissal for all students

Thurs, March 24 - Sun, April 3 - Easter Break

Fri, April 15 - Trivia Night at 7 pm at Resurrection
 

 
 

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