March 2016
Charity & Truth Gala Success
Thank you to everyone who contributed to the success of the Charity & Truth Gala on Saturday, February 20, 2016.  We appreciate the support of all of our school families, alumnae and friends who help keep Resurrection vibrant and strong.  
See photos, videos, and more here.

Summer Registration is NOW Available  
 Summer Athletic Camps, Summer Classes and
Summer Enrichment courses are now available for registration!  

Athletic Camps for girls
Camps in 9 sports available in June & July, 2016 - grades 1-12
Science & Technology Camps for girls & boys
Camp Invention - grades 1-6 & Innovation Project - grades 6-8
Computer Explorers (Robotics, Coding, Minecraft & more) - grades 6-8
Academic & Enrichment Classes
Drama, CSI Forensics, Speech, Math ACT Prep, College Essay Writing & more
Various offerings - all junior high school & high school students (girls & boys) welcome

4th Annual Alumnae Games
Saturday, March 5, 2016

Alumnae Volleyball Game at noon
Alumnae Basketball Game at 1:45 pm
Come out and cheer on our alumnae in the annual Alumnae Games.
 A few spaces are still available for volleyball players and players can register here.

Registration for 2016-17 School Year Begins March 6 
Current freshmen, sophomores and juniors will be registering for 2016-17 classes online the week of March 6Parents - 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 by Friday, March 4
For detailed instructions of how to access our online registration as well as general grade level information,  please click on this document Registering Online Through Parent Connect.  

Incoming freshmen registration appointments will take place at Resurrection on Monday, March 7.  If Class of 2020 families need to change the time of an appointment, please contact Mary Kaye Ulczak at or 773-775-6616 Ext 127.  

Parents, to assist you and your daughter  in selecting courses for next year, please consult our
2016-17 Curriculum Guide.  Please note, additional registration information is available here. If you or your daughter do not have access to a computer or printer, online registration may be completed at school through her guidance counselor. Please contact her counselor to set up an appointment.  

The $200 registration fee is due by 
Tuesday, March 15.

Reminder - PSAS Application Deadline

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 are 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 

Scholarship Applications

Resurrection Scholarship applications are now available ~ see here for details.
Faith, Family and Football Assembly 

Our all-school assembly on Monday, March 7, 2016 will feature guest speaker Patrick McCaskey who will speak on the topic of "Faith, Family & Football."  Pat McCaskey is a board member of the Chicago Bears, the senior director of special projects and the son of Virginia McCaskey, owner of the Chicago Bears. Pat McCaskey is a Notre Dame High School Wall of Famer for football and track and has a master's degree from DePaul University Chicago.  He is a speaker known for his moving and humorous presentations on sports, community, and faith.  See Sr. Donna's blog post for more information.

To get in the spirit of the day, Resurrection will be hosting a "Bears Apparel and/or Colors Day" on March 7th.  Students and staff may choose to donate $2 in order to wear "Bears Apparel or Colors" (dark navy and orange) and the funds collected will be donated to one of Pat McCaskey's favorite charities.

Self Defense Workshop at March Parents Club Meeting -
Students Encouraged to Attend! 
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.
Upcoming Parent Meetings
 Be Informed *  Stay Connected * Get Involved 

Spring Sports Parent Meeting - Monday, March 7 at 6 pm ~ All student-athletes and at least one parent are required to attend for Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball and Water Polo.  These meetings are a great opportunity to meet the coaching staff as well as other athletes and parents.

Parents Club Meeting - Tuesday, March 8 at 7 pm in the Library ~ Parents Club is hosting a Self Defense Workshop ~ Students and parents are ALL welcome to attend. 

Athletic Boosters Meeting Thursday, March 10 at 6 pm in the Main Office Conference Room ~ All are welcome to get involved and support the athletic program at Resurrection. 
Men's Club Meeting Tuesday, March 15 at 7 pm at Resurrection~ All men are invited and encouraged to attend. 
Principal's Letter & President's Update
Take a few minutes to read Principal Maria Hawk's March 2016 letter with updates for parents and students, including information about volunteer opportunities, registration and summer offerings.

Also, see Sr. Donna Marie's blog, which includes information about recent student accomplishments, the success of the Gala and our upcoming "Faith, Family & Football" Assembly.
Refer to the Schoology Parent Instructions and feel free to contact Resurrection Educational Technologist Joe Lascon at for parent codes or with any questions.

Spring Athletic Tryouts
Tryouts for Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, and Water Polo are underway!

Winter Athletics Banquet
The Winter Athletic Banquet will take place on Wednesday, March 9 at 6 pm
at the White Eagle Banquets.  Reservations available here until March 6.

Athlete of the Month
Congratulations Olivia Canova '16 on being named Athlete of the Month
and on an amazing bowling season!

Join us at our 
Craft Fair Logo

Spring Craft Fair 
Saturday, March 12, 2016
from 10 am to 4 pm
 Adult admission - $5
Seniors & students - $2
Children under 10 - free

Get ready for Easter and springtime by shopping for seasonal gifts, crafts, 
jewelry, accessories, home goods, food items and more! 

Join us!
The Resurrection Theatre Department

Almost, Maine 

Enjoy the Resurrection Theatre Department's spring production of the romantic comedy Almost, MaineThe play that explores love and romance in a series of vignettes.  Each scene takes place on a cold winter evening at 9 pm on a Friday night in a small town on the Canadian border near Maine.

Friday, March 18, 2016
at 7:00 pm
Saturday, March 19, 2016
at 7:00 pm
Sunday, March 20, 2016
at 3:00 pm

TIckets are $5 in advance &
$7 at the door.

Tickets will be available for sale during the
school day or call 773.775.6616 Ext 110 during
school hours for ticket information.
News from Guidance

ACT Reminder: Students who plan to take the ACT at Resurrection on April 9, 2016, the
deadline to register is this Thursday, March 4.  Late registration is available from March 5 to 18, for an additional fee.

News for Seniors ~ Guidance "Senior Scene" Newsletter

News from Campus Ministry ~ Summer Opportunities
Summer mission trips to Nicaragua and Guatemala are available for your daughter or the whole family. Work with orphaned and sick children in South America through the Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos program. See for more information. 

Holy Cross College in South Bend, Indiana is offering a week-long Summer Theology Institute for high school students. Topics include theology in conversation with media, public health, sustainability and human rights. See for more information. 

Ladies Day Mass & Brunch
  sponsored by the Resurrection Men's Club
Sunday, March 20, 2016
Mass at 10 am celebrated by Father Britto Berchmans
followed by a wonderful catered brunch at 11:15
All Resurrection students, prospective students (grades 6 and above)
and the SPECIAL WOMEN in their lives are welcome!
$15 per person ~ reservations are now available 
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