Res Reminders - Week of August 21, 2016

Upcoming Special Events

Golf Outing

The annual Best Ball Scramble Golf Outing hosted by the Resurrection Men's Club will be Sunday, September 11 at Tam O'Shanter Golf Course. Reservations available here - 7 am check-in and 8 am shot-gun start. All are welcome for 9 holes of golf, raffles, contests and lunch (lunch-only option also available).

Grandparents' Day Dinner

The annual Resurrection Grandparents' Day Dinnerwill be held on Wednesday, September 14 at 6 pm at Resurrection. Invitations have been mailed to grandparents in our database.

Fall Wine Glass Painting Party

Parents, alumnae and friends (ages 21+) are invited to Goblets & Goblins: An Autumn Wine Glass Painting Party on  Friday, October 21 at Resurrection.  Reservations are $35 per person and include a wine glass to paint, all materials and group instruction from Resurrection Art Teacher Jen Salerno. A cash bar will be available and participants are welcome to bring their own snacks. Doors will open at 6 pm, painting will be from 7 pm to 9 pm and the bar will close at 10 pm. Reservations available here.

News & Information

Student Planners

Due to popular demands, spiral bound students planners with Red/White days and other school reminders are back.  Students Planners will be available for $5 during lunch periods on Monday, August 22 in the cafe lobby.

Employment Opportunities

Bus Driver Needed: Resurrection is currently seeking a bus driver for the morning and/or afternoon runs.  A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with a school bus permit is needed, but training may be available. 

Coaches Needed: Resurrection is also seeking applicants for the following coaching positions: Tennis - Assistant Varsity, Junior VarsityTrack and Field - Assistant Varsity; Soccer - Assistant Coach and Lacrosse - Assistant Coach.
Athletic News

Missed Athletic Tryouts? Players Needed for Golf and Tennis - It is not too late to join the Golf or Tennis teams. Both programs are still in need of players.  Please contact Coach Breslin at if interested in tennis, and Coach King at if interested in golf. Interested in another fall sport? Contact Athletic Director Mr. Eddie Kane at or 773.775.6616 Ext 134 for more information.
Fall Athletics Parent Meetings - The Fall Athletics Parent Meeting is scheduled for August 23 at 6 pm.  Tennis and Golf have matches on August 23 so the tennis and golf parent meetings have been moved to August 29 at 6 pm.  Volleyball, Cross Country, and Swimming Fall Sports Parent Meetings will continue as scheduled on August 23 at 6 pm.  All student-athletes and at least one parent are required to attend.  These meetings are a great opportunity to meet the coaching staff as well as other athletes and parents.
Volleyball, Cross Country, Swimming meetings: 
Tuesday, August 23 at 6 pm
Tennis and Golf meetings: Monday, August 29 at 6 pm

Student Ventra Cards
Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors - Students who have a Student Ventra Card from the previous school year need to have them reactivated for the current school year.  To do so, please e-mail Mrs. Carlson at or visit the Main Office and provide the following information: the student's name, Student Ventra Card number and its expiration date. 

Freshmen & Students Needing New Cards - Students may purchase a Student Ventra Card at the Main Office.  Cards are available for $2.  
CTA Student Fare & Student Ventra Card Information 
Student Parking Permits
Student parking permits are available to purchase - please visit the Main Office or see parking permit information here for the application.

Orchesis Tryouts

Orchesis tryouts will be Tuesday, August 30 (clinic) and Thursday, September 1 (tryouts) from 3:15-5:00 pm in the dance studio.  Questions may be directed to Ms. Kari Rogers at 

Fundraising Packets & Cash Raffle

On Wednesday, August 31 Fundraising Packets will be sent home with students. These packets will contain the mandatory Cash Raffle tickets - watch for the packets and be sure to ask your daughter for them on August 31st!

This Week:

Mon, Aug 22 - Classes begin for all students (Red Day) - Bell Schedule
Mon, Aug 22 - Freshmen Parent Academy at 7 pm in the Little Theatre 
Parents will meet members of the Administration and their daughter's counselor and receive their passwords and directions for using Parent Connect and Schoology for monitoring their daughter's progress and grades.
Tues, Aug 23 - Fall Athletics Parent Meetings at 6 pm at Resurrection for Volleyball, Cross Country and Swimming

Next Week:

Mon, Aug 29 - Fall Athletics Parent Meetings at 6 pm at Resurrection
for Golf and Tennis

Tues, Aug 30 & Thurs, Sept 1 - Orchesis Clinic & Tryouts from 3:15 - 5 pm

Tues, Aug 30 & Wed, Aug 31 - Yearbook Photos - order forms available here

Wed, Aug 31 - Fundraising Packets & Cash Raffle Tickets will be sent home with students 

Thurs, Sept 1 - Back-to-School Mass at 8:30 am

Fri, Sept 2 - Leadership Breakfast - for all student leaders & club officers

Looking Forward:

Mon, Sept 5 - Labor Day - No School
Thurs, Sept 8 - Back-to-School Night for all Parents
Senior Parent Meeting at 6 pm
Senior parents are strongly encouraged to attend.  
All parents have the opportunity to walk through their daughter's schedule, meet teachers and administrators.

Sun, Sept 11 - Best Ball Scramble Golf Outing at 8 am
Reservations available here - 7 am check-in and 8 am shot-gun start. All are welcome for 9 holes of golf, raffles, contests and lunch (lunch-only option also available).

Tues, Sept 13 - Adult Enrichment Course begins at 6:30 pm

Tues, Sept 13 - Parents Club Meeting at 7 pm in the Library

Wed, Sept 14 - Grandparents' Dinner - watch for details
Mon, Sept 19 - College Night at 7 pm at Resurrection
Tues, Sept 20 - Men's Club Meeting at 7 pm in the Cafeteria

Wed, Sept 21 - 11:50 dismissal
Sun, Sept 25 - Northwest Side Hunger Walk at 1 pm - steps off at Resurrection parking lot
Mon, Sept 26 - Fall Pep Rally
Tues, Sept 27 - Walk-A-Thon 2016


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