December 2019  Res Connection 
 Monthly Student & Parent Newsletter

Resurrection Holiday Fine Arts Events  

Chamber Orchestra Christmas Concert
Monday, December 2, 2019 at 7 pm in the Chapel

Christmas Dance Show
Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7 pm in the Little Theatre

Res/ ND Band Christmas Concert
Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 3 pm in the Little Theatre

Winter Drama Showcase
Friday, December 13, 2019 at 7 pm in the Little Theatre


Class of 2020 IL State Scholars 


Congratulations to the members of the Resurrection Class of 2020 who have been named Illinois State Scholars in recognition of their outstanding academic achievements:  Anna Battaglia, Caitlin Coughlin, Mary Hobson, Reagan McEleney, Rosemary Mullaghy, Payton O'Hara, Leilani O'Toole, Grace Pavlik, Emily Riccio, Colleen Richardson, Clare Ryan, Natalie Shamon, and Shuru WangApproximately the top ten percent of graduates from approved high schools are announced as State Scholars each year.

Rankings are based on a combination of ACT test scores and GPA at the end of the sixth semester in high school.
  The average ACT for the Resurrection Class of 2020 Illinois State Scholars is 30 and the average weighted GPA is a 4.1. Congratulations to these students and their families!

Dennis Uniforms Cyber Monday Sale


Dennis Uniform's Cyber Monday Sale will be its largest sale of the year.

Following Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday is a day to give back to organizations that are making a difference in the world! Consider a gift to Resurrection College Prep High School to support our current and future students!

The first 100 donors will receive a Resurrection Christmas ornament!


Resurrection Athletics

Good luck to Basketball & Bowling on a successful season!



Take a few moments to read the  most recent Athletic Update   from Athletic Director Eddie Kane with  recent student athletic achievements and other news.


 
What? 
The Anastasias are sponsoring a toy drive for the New Hope Food Pantry
 
When? 
Monday, December 2, 2019 to Friday, December 13, 2019 

Where? 
Bins will be placed in the library, chapel, and seminar rooms 

What? 
Freshman: coloring supplies (crayons,  markers, coloring pencils) and coloring books
Sophomores:  children's books and board games
Juniors: dolls and stuffed animals 
Seniors:   balls & toy cars
Faculty/Staff: anything! 
 
** The Seminar that has the most individuals bring in at least one donation will win a pizza party**  Questions? Email Ms. Qualter at mqualter@reshs.org 
 

Be Informed * Stay Connected * Get Involved

2020-21 FACTS Application
The FACTS application for financial aid for the 2020-21 school year is now available  HERE .

Upcoming Parent Meetings
Wed, Dec 4 -  Athletic Boosters Meeting  at 6:15 pm
Thurs, Dec 5 - Junior Parent College Meeting at 6:00 pm
Tues, Dec 17 - Men's Club Meeting at 7 pm 

Semester 1 Exam Schedule
Wed, Dec 18 -  Pd 6 Exam: 8:30-9:30 am ---  Pd 7 Exam: 9:45-10:45 am
Thur, Dec 19 -  Pd 1 Exam: 8:30-9:30 am ---  Pd 3 Exam: 9:45-10:45 am ---  Pd 5 Exam: 11-noon
Fri, Dec 20 -  Pd 2 Exam: 8:30-9:30 am ---  Pd 4 Exam: 9:45-10:45 am

8th-grade girls are invited to test at Resurrection for the Class of 2024
on Saturday, December 7, 2019.


Registration for the Entrance Exam is NOW open!

 
Mandatory Cash Raffle 

Final Drawing - Thursday, December 12, 2019
Submit ticket stubs and payment by December 11.

The final Cash Raffle drawing will be held on December 12, for $2,500. Please submit ticket stubs and payment as you sell your tickets. Each school family is required to fulfill a $200 Mandatory Fundraising Fee by selling Cash Raffle Tickets. 

Tuition Assistance families MUST sell these tickets and turn in $250 before the final drawing on December 12, 2019 Non-Tuition Assistance families that choose NOT to sell tickets will be billed $250 in the February 2020 tuition statement.

All UNSOLD tickets should also be returned.
Cash Raffle details

 

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Dino's Dine & Share Fundraiser 

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Resurrection Parents Club is hosting a Dine & Share fundraiser with Dino's Pizza on Thursday, December 12. Carry-out or dine-in ANYTIME on December 12th and mention Res
and 20% will be donated to the Resurrection Parents Club!

Dino's is located at 7004 W Higgins Ave, Chicago, IL 60656
or call 773.763.4077.

 
Bandit Boutique

Starting your Christmas shopping and looking for Resurrection apparel for students, parents, alumnae and more? The Bandit Boutique will be open during several upcoming special events, in addition to other scheduled times. All are welcome to stop by to start your holiday shopping.
Prefer to shop from home? Check out the online Bandit Spirit Store for apparel for the entire family!
 

Saturday, December 14, 2019
9 am to 11:30 am 
Participants can enjoy breakfast, photos with Santa, a theatre production by Resurrection drama students, Christmas arts and crafts, and a special gift for each child.
Tickets: $10 per person in advance; $12 per person at the door
Advance tickets are strongly recommended to secure a space.

 
Father/Daughter Bags Tournament

January 26, 2019 from 6 to 9 pm
$35 per couple


The Resurrection Parents Club invites you to participate in the Father/Daughter Bags Tournament on Sunday, January 26 from 6 to 9 pm in the Resurrection Gym. 

The cost is $35 per two-person team and includes pizza, salad and beverages.
Students are invited to attend with their dads or another special person!



Charity & Truth Gala

Save the date! February 8, 2020

Parents, alumnae and friends,  help us make our largest fundraising event a success!
If you are able to help us obtain items for our live and silent auctions or event sponsors, please contact Julia Dombrowski at 773.775.6616 Ext 112 or 
jdombrowski@reshs.org . Become a part of the fun group of parents and alumnae who are planning the Gala!

Gala Donations, Ads & Sponsorships
Donations and ads are currently being accepted for the auction and a variety of sponsorship opportunities are available.


 
Trivia Night

Friday, March 13, 2020
doors open at 6:30 pm 


The Resurrection Athletic Boosters invites adults (21+) to join the fun at Trivia Night!
 
$25 per person - up to 8 players per team


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