Catholic Schools Week activities include the following events:
Mon, Jan 30 - all school Catholic Schools Week Liturgy
Show your support for Resurrection with a special gift
during Catholic School's Week.
Congratulations to all students who have earned the distinction of being named to the
1st Semester Honor Roll
for the 2016-17 school year.
, please pick-up an Honor Roll window cling that can be displayed on a car window or other surface from the Main Office.
, do you need to access or print a report card? Click on
Parents Club Lou Malnati's Fundraiser
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Park Ridge & Harwood Heights locations - 20% of purchase goes back to Res!
Mention Resurrection fundraiser when ordering
Details & flyer here
Bowling GCAC Champions!
Congratulations to the Varsity and JV Bowling Teams who won the
GCAC Bowling Championship on Saturday, January 28th!
Bandit Athletic News
Check out the monthly Athletic Schedule for Basketball & Bowling
as the winter season wraps up and come cheer on the Bandits!
Bowling: Bowling will go on to play at the
Saturday, February 4
at 9:00 am at Habetler Bowl. Come cheer them on!
Basketball: Basketball is hosting
Fine Arts Basketball Night on Tuesday, February 7. The Resurrection Choir will perform the National Anthem and Orchesis will perform the halftime show during the Varsity game. Varsity game at 7:30 pm, JV at 6:15 pm, Freshman A at 5:00 pm &
Freshman B at
Spring Break & Easter Break Athletic Expectations
Spring student-athletes and parents, please see information
about Spring Break and Easter Break athletic dates and expectations.
Volunteers are needed
to help with door and concessions on various dates and time.
this "Sign up Genius" link
to see dates and times when volunteers are needed and to volunteer.
Parents of student-athletes, please see additional information
Upcoming Parent Meetings & Reminders
Be Informed - Stay Connected - Get Involved
Saturday, February 4 & 11 - Parent Volunteers from 9 am to 1 pm in Development
Come help us make our Gala baskets and centerpieces! Contact Carol Marchetti at email@example.com.
Wednesday, March 15 - Parents Club Meeting at 7:00 pm in the Cafeteria
Self-defense expert Ed Kress will be the special guest presenter. All are welcome to join us for this informative and hands-on session.
Thurs, March 16 - Parent Teacher Conferences
from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Celebrating our 95th "Ruby Anniversary"
February 25, 2017
Plan to join us! Reservations available online & tables are forming.
2017 Award Recipients
Dr. Leanne Wiedemann '72
- The Renaissance Award
Reverend Britto Berchmans -The Charity & Truth Award
George & Cindy van Brenk
- Chair Couple
Tony Esposito, Chicago Blackhawks Hall of Famer -
Deacon Bob Bulger
- Master of Ceremonies
for sponsorship and donation opportunities.
For more information, to volunteer to help with the event, to become a sponsor or to donate to the event please contact Alisa Martorano at 773.775.6616 Ext 142 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Carol Marchetti at 773.775.6616 Ext 112 or email@example.com.
Charity & Truth Gala Volunteers Needed
- Are you a little crafty? Are you good at wrapping packages, working on signage and assembling baskets? If so,
we need your help
Charity & Truth Gala
committee will be working on signs, baskets and centerpieces in the Res Development Office on the following days and times:
Saturday, February 4: 9 am to 1 pm
Saturday, February 11: 9 am to 1 pm
Gala Basket & Wine Donations
Did Santa bring you something you don't need or can't use, or do you have lovely unused items around the house? Consider donating
gift items to Res for our Charity & Truth Basket Raffle (non-seasonal items are preferred). We can also use
large empty baskets for our basket raffles. We are also happy to take donations of
theatre or athletic tickets and
restaurant or other gift certificates.
Bring donations to the Main Office any time - your gift can be the gift that keeps on giving! We are also now taking donations of bottles of wine for our Gala Baskets. Please be sure to have someone 21 or older bring the wine directly to the Main Office as students are not allowed to bring in these donations.
Gala Ad Sponsors & Gift In Kind Donations
If you want to help in other ways, such as placing or soliciting an ad in our ad book or a Gift in Kind donation, please contact Carol Marchetti at firstname.lastname@example.org or 773.775.6616 Ext 112 or see the
on our website.
Thank you so much for helping us make our major fundraiser a success!
Big Money Raffle
February 25, 2017
. Tickets are
and only 500 will be sold.
Rules, details and ticket purchase information can be found
Take a chance to win an autographed poster and book signed by
Shawn Mendes on the day of the
December 9th performance
Juniors - Math ACT Geometry Review Workshop Series
The Mathematics Department will offer an ACT Geometry Review Workshop series for juniors planning on taking the standardized test in 2017. The spring ACT is offered at Resurrection on April 8, 2017.
The series is
free of charge and will be offered on four days, twice a day
before school and
during seminar on the following days:
Wed, February 8; Wed, February 15; Fri, February 24; and Thurs, March 2
- Before school in room 122 (7:45-8:15 am)
- During seminar B in room 128 (12-12:30 pm)
Attend any or all sessions.
Chromebooks and calculators will be needed. Attendance will be taken, but registration is not required. Each day is a different set of topics, and math teachers are offering their respective students extra credit for their attendance.
7th Grade "Experience Res" Day
7th grade girls
are welcome to spend the day at Resurrection
Friday, February 10, 2017
8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Jr. Bandit Volleyball Tournaments
7th Grade Volleyball Tournament - Saturday, February 11, 2017
8th Grade Volleyball Tournament - Saturday, February 18, 2017
Contact Athletic Director Eddie Kane at
AdventuRES in Science
Friday, February 24, 2017
6:00 to 8:00 pm at Resurrection
Congratulations to Resurrection sophomore Rachel Dietz '19 who has been named as a recipient of the Ignite the Spirit Don Fox Scholarship. Ignite the Spirit is a Chicago Fire Department charitable organization supporting the families of Chicago firefighters. The Don Fox Scholarship is awarded to two student athletes each year who excel in athletics and in the classroom.
Rachel Dietz is a Res Scholar, a participant in the Mother Celine Scholars Program, a member of Scrubs Club and a member of Key Club, a service organization. At Resurrection she has been a member of both the tennis and lacrosse teams. Congratulations Rachel!
Join Resurrection faculty member Mr. Mike Longo in this adult Lenten spirituality course that will explore the construction of the Gospels in relationship to the historical Jesus.
Preparing for the 2017-18 School Year
Freshmen, sophomores and juniors have received information about curriculum offerings and will receive placement recommendations on
February 13 and 15.
The $200 registration fee for the 2017-18 school year is due by February 21 and students will receive instructions for online registration at class meetings on
Online registration for the Classes of 2020, 2019 and 2018 will
open on February 23 and will close on March 3. Registration for the Class of 2021 will be in person at Resurrection on
March 6 beginning at
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.
Tuition Assistance - FACTS Application Available
The application process for tuition assistance and scholarships begins in January of each year when the applications become available. The FACTS application is the application for tuition assistance and must be completed for any need-based scholarship opportunity as well.
FACTS applications are due back to the FACTS company before their March 31, 2017 deadline.
Presence Resurrection Medical Staff Scholarship
The Presence Resurrection Medical Staff Scholarship was established throught the generosity of the Presence Resurrection Medical Staff to acknowledge three deserving students with an interest in pursuing a healthcare profession. Applicants must be current freshmen, sophomores or juniors in good standing, have an interest in pursuing a healthcare profession, demonstrate financial need and maintain a GPA of 3.0 out of a 4.0 point scale. Three $500 scholarships will be awarded.
Applications are due no later than February 27.
Other Scholarship Applications
Additional scholarship applications will be
available beginning March 6, 2017 in the Main Office and on the school's website.
Scholarship applications are due no later than Monday, April 3, 2017. Both the scholarship awards and tuition assistance will be announced by the beginning of June.
"Feed My Starving Children" Volunteer Opportunity
All Resurrection students and families are invited to join the Resurrection National Honor Society on Saturday, April 1, 2017 to package meals at the "
Feed My Starving Children
" location in Libertyville.
Fri, Feb 10 - 7th Grade "Experience Res" Day (No classes for current students)
Mon, Feb 20 - President's Day (No School)
Wed, March 1 - Ash Wednesday
Sat, March 4 - Alumnae Games
beginning at 11 am in the Gym - alumnae volleyball game at 11 am and basketball games at 12:45 pm and 2:15 pm
Fri - Sun, March 10 to 12 - Spring Play performances of
The King and I
Fri, March 17 - Institute Day (No Classes)
Mon, March 20 - Fri, March 24 - Spring Break (No School)
Thurs, April 13 to Monday, April 17 - Easter Break (No School)
Thurs, April 13 - Holy Thursday
Fri, April 14 - Good Friday
Sun, April 16 - Easter Sunday
Tues, April 18 - Classes resume