Monthly Parent & Student Newsletter
2017-18 School Year Info
A preview of the Resurrection
2017-18 academic calendar
is linked below, with information about start dates and holidays and exam schedules. Seniors & senior parents - please note the date for graduation is Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Holy Name Cathedral.
Start of school information, including
fall athletic tryouts,
start dates and back to school events are listed below.
Fall Athletic Tryouts
begin August 7, 2017.
must be completed by a parent before tryouts, and a current physical
must be on file in the athletic office.
Res Athletic Updates
from Athletic Director Eddie Kane, including information about Fall Athletic Tryouts and other athletic news and updates.
Class of 2021
(freshmen) were due to the Records Office by
July 26, 2017
. Also, in order to comply with the State of Illinois, the
Class of 2018 (seniors) must submit proof of 2 doses of Meningococcal vaccine
by October 15
Emergency Contact forms
were due to the Records Office by the week of July 10, 2017. All school families must submit updated Emergency Contact forms annually.
Summer Office Hours
8 am to noon
to Thursday (
closed on Friday, August 4)
Regular hours resume on Monday, August 7.
2017-2018 Tuition Payments
Tuition payments are due by the first of each month.
Book Lists & Summer Reading
Book lists and summer reading packets are available for all class levels.
The online bookstore for 2017-18 books opened on July 11, 2017.
Start of School
Sat & Sun, Aug 19 & 20 - Resurrection at Edison Park Fest
Seeking Students & Parent Volunteers! See details below.
Mon, Aug 21
Classes begin for all students
Reminder to students: use Student Entrance, Door #8, off main parking lot.
Wed, Aug 23 - Fall Athletics Parent Meeting at 6 p
Week of Aug 28 -
Fundraising Packets will be sent home with students. Please ask your student for this important packet of information as these contain your Mandatory Cash Raffle Tickets as well as Walk a Thon pledge forms.
All Fundraising Packet info will be available on the website that week also.
September Parent Meetings
Thurs, Sept 7-
Senior Parent Meeting from 6 to 6:45 pm
Thurs, Sept 7 - Back to School Night from 6:45 pm - 9 pm
Tues, Sept 20 - College Night at 7 pm
Seeking Student & Parent Volunteers
Saturday & Sunday, August 19 & 20, 2017
Seeking student & parent volunteers to help at the Resurrection booth at Edison Park Fest for a 1-2 hour shift
on Saturday between 11 am - 3:30 pm or Sunday between 11:00 - 2 pm. Student Ambassadors, parents and new families are welcome! Please contact
Ms. Castellucci at email@example.com or 773.467.4629 to volunteer for a shift or with any questions.
Seeking student volunteers to emcee the Family Stage
on Saturday afternoon at Edison Park Fest - drama students, broadcasters and all students are welcome to participate! Contact Ms. Bohlander at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Ms. Martorano at email@example.com or call 773.775.6616 to volunteer or with any questions.
Resurrection Fashion Show Planning Committee
Fall Fashion Show will be held on
Sunday, October 22, 2017 at
Gene & Georgetti's in Rosemont.
Current and incoming parents are welcome to join the planning!
To get involved, contact Special Events Coordinator Carol Marchetti at firstname.lastname@example.org or 773. 775.6616 Ext 112.
Best Ball Scramble Golf Outing
sponsored by the Resurrection College Prep Men's Club
Sunday, September 10, 2017
at Tam O'Shanter Golf Course
6700 West Howard Street
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
$95 per golfer or
$35 lunch only option
9 holes of golf, lunch and raffle ticket
* Includes green fees, cart, coffee and donuts at check-in & lunch
* Longest drive, closest to the pin, and other contests!
Hole Sponsorships Available
Parents, please note that these invitations will be mailed directly to all
current grandparents in our database in mid August.
Fall 2017 Adult Enrichment Course
A Search for the Hero Within the True Self
Campbell, Homer & Tolkien
Tuesdays from 6:30 - 8:30 pm
September 12 & 26 and October 10 and 24, 2017
Join Resurrection faculty member Mr. Mike Longo for the Fall 2017 Adult Enrichment Course about the great mythic stories and the writers who help us search for the hero within.
College Night - save the date!
Resurrection's annual College Night will be held on
Tuesday, September 20, 2017
at 7 pm.
Mark your calendars - juniors and seniors are strongly encouraged
to attend with their parents.
Northwest Hunger Walk
Sunday, September 24, 2017
at Resurrection College Prep High School
Sign in at 1:00 pm - Step off at 1:30 pm
Participants are encouraged to secure pledges and contributions from family, friends or neighbors; bring the donations with on walk day. Please make checks payable to Northwest Side Hunger Walk.
Mark Your Calendars!
Breakfast with Santa - Saturday, December 9, 2017