Res Reminders - Week of September 25, 2016

Northwest Side Hunger Walk

The 2016 Northwest Side Hunger Walk will be held TODAYSunday, September 25 to raise awareness and funds to reduce hunger in the local community and throughout the world.  ALL Resurrection families are welcome to participate! The Northwest Side Hunger Walk will begin and end at Resurrection and participants do not need to register in advance. Sign-in will be at 1:00 pm on Sunday, September 25, 2016 in the Resurrection parking lot. Walkers will step off at 1:30 pm for the approximately 3 mile walk. Information & pledge sheets can be found here.

Spirit Week

This week is Spirit Week and the theme for the Fall Pep Rally is "Olympics."
Monday - Pep Rally (dress in class colors  or theme):
Freshmen - Argentina (light blue & white)
Sophomores - Brazil (green & yellow)
Juniors - Germany (black, red & yellow)
Seniors - U.S.A. (red, white & blue) 
Tuesday - Walk-A-Thon 
Wednesday - Tie-Dye Day
Thursday - Twin Day
Friday - Superhero Day

Fall Athletic Picture Day 

Fall Athletic Picture Day will be Monday, September 26 and the Picture Day ID # is RN906455X0.  Please note, Monday is also the Fall Pep Rally and student-athletes are reminded that they must be in complete athletic team apparel for team photos.  If a student-athlete is dressed for the pep rally theme, she must be able to wash off any face paint and change into her team apparel.

All photos will be taken in the Resurrection gym and a schedule for team photos can be found here.  Athletic photos can be
 
Cash Raffle Drawing

Fundraising Packets were sent home with students on Wednesday, August 31. These packets contain the mandatory Cash Raffle tickets. The first Cash Raffle Drawing will take place on Monday, September 26 at the Fall Pep Rally. Please send in your sold ticket stubs and payment by Monday morning

Walk-A-Thon

The Walk-A-Thon is THIS TUESDAYSeptember 27
  • All students will be walking to and from the Pickwick Theater in Park Ridge.
     
  • Students who bring in $50 0r more in pledges will be staying to watch the movie Sully.  
     
  • If we meet our financial goal of $25,500 and our participation goal of 95% students will earn a day off on Friday, October 7 (turning a three-day weekend into a four-day weekend). 
     
  • Get those pledge sheets in, girls! Students who have not yet turned in pledge forms and payment should bring them to the Main Office on Monday, September 26.
     
  • Please note, the movie is only 96 minutes long and dismissal will be after all students have returned to school.  We anticipate that dismissal will be at approximately 12:15 pm.
Thank you to all school families for your support of this annual fundraising event!

Student Progress Conferences

Student Progress Conferences may be scheduled with teachers on Thursday, October 6Conferences will take place from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm.  

Save the Date - Upcoming Parents Club Activities

October 20, 2016 - Dino's Pizza Fundraising Night
October 28, 2016 - Freshmen & Sophomore Parent Social 7:30 pm at Nonno Pino's
November 11, 2016 - Junior and Senior Parent Social 7:30 pm at Nonno Pino's
November 15, 2016 - next Parents Club Meeting at 7 pm at Resurrection

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.

PSAT Information

Students taking the PSAT on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 will be dismissed from school immediately following the exam (around 11:00 am). If a student needs to wait for a ride, she has the choice of either going to her 5th period class or going to the library for a silent study.

Open Houses

Open Houses for prospective students and families will be Thursday, October 27 from 6 to 8 pm and Sunday, November 6 from 2 to 4 pm. All Student Ambassadors should plan to attend both Open Houses. Help us spread the word and let your neighbors and friends know about the opportunities for their daughters here at Res!  
This Week:
 
Sun, Sept 25 - Northwest Side Hunger Walk at 1 pm - steps off from Resurrection

Mon, Sept 26 - Fall Pep Rally & 1st Cash Raffle Drawing
 
Tues, Sept 27 - Walk-A-Thon 2016

Wed, Sept 28 - NHS Prayer Service at 7:30 am in the Chapel

Fri, Sept 30  - 6th & 7th Grade Basketball Tournament begins

Next Week: 

Mon, Oct 3 - Freshmen Retreat 

Thurs, Oct 6 - Student Progress Conferences  from 2:30 - 5 pm & from 6 - 8:30 pm

Fri, Oct 7 - Walk-A-Thon Incentive Day (no school if Walk-A-Thon goals are met)

Fri, Oct 7 - 8th Grade Basketball Tournament begins

Looking Forward:

Mon, Oct 10 - Columbus Day (No School)

Tues, Oct 11 - College Financial Aid Meeting at 6:30 pm in the Library

Wed, Oct 12 - Athletic Booster's Meeting
 at 7 pm in the Cafeteria

Wed, Oct 19 - PSAT

 
 


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