January 2020  Res Connection 
 Monthly Parent & Student Newsletter

Our largest fundraiser is just a month away!

Join us at the Charity & Truth Gala!

Saturday, February 8, 2020

A wonderful event is being planned with a new venue and a fun vibe. 
Attend with your spouse, grab a friend, or gather a group!

If you like to mingle and move, there will be high boys and open seating for $150 a ticket. If you prefer a home base for the evening, you can reserve a table for yourself and your guests. Premium Seating Options are available for reserved tables of 4, 6 or 10. 
RSVP by January 30, 2020.

Support the Gala
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

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

Upcoming Parent Meetings & Special Schedules

Mon, Jan 6 - Faculty & Staff Retreat  (No Classes)
Tues, Jan 7 - Classes Resume/Semester 2 Begins
Wed, Jan 8 - Athletic Booster Club Meeting at 6:15 pm in the library
Mon, Jan 20 - MLK Day (No School)
Tues, Jan 21 - Men's Club Meeting at 7 pm in the cafeteria
Tues, Jan 21 - Class of 2024 Welcome Dinner
at 6 pm
Thurs, Jan 23 - All School Mass with Cardinal Cupich
Jan 26 to Feb 1 - Catholic Schools Week
Sun, Jan 26 -
Father/Daughter Bags Tournament  from 6 to 9 pm
Wed, Jan 29 - Pink Day Schedule (2 pm Dismissal)

Parents Club Dine & Share Portillo's Fundraiser 

Tuesday, January 7, 2020  from   5:00 to 8:00 pm.

Resurrection Parents Club is hosting a Dine & Share fundraiser with Portillo's on Tuesday, January 7, 2020. Carry-out or dine-in from 5:00 to 8:00 pm and bring this flyer or show it on your smartphone  and 20% will be donated to the Resurrection Parents Club!

Scholarship Applications

Scholarship applications for the 2020-21 school year are available  HERE .  Please note, many scholarship applications are due January 8, 2020.

2020-21 FACTS Application

The FACTS application for financial aid for the 2020-21 school year is available  HERE . In order to be considered for financial aid, the FACTS application must be completed by January 10, 2020.

Spring Play Auditions & VShow

Auditions for the Spring Play will be
Wednesday and Thursday, January 8 & 9, 2020.
from 3-5 pm and 6-8 pm.

Contact Ms. Bohlander at mbohlander@reshs.org with any questions.

The annual Student Council V-Show is scheduled for 
Monday, January 27 during Seminars A & B.

Watch for details!

Resurrection Athletics

Come out and cheer on the Bandits Basketball & Bowling teams!

The  next Athletic Booster Club Meeting  is  Wednesday, January 8  at 6:15 pm in the library.  Take a few moments to read the  most recent Athletic Update   from Athletic Director Eddie Kane with  recent student athletic achievements and other news.  

 on Wednesday, January 29 from noon to 9 pm!

Basketball Special Appreciation Events


The Resurrection Basketball Program will be hosting special appreciation games, including Alumnae Appreciation Night on Friday, January 3Teacher Appreciation Night on Tuesday, January 7 and Jr. Bandit Night on Thursday, January 16 and  First Responder Night on  January 23 . See details  HERE .
Calling All First Responders -  The basketball team would like to recognize all first responder parents at the varsity game on January 23 at 7:30 pm.  If you are a first responder and can make it to the game please contact Lou Carre for more information at loucarre5150@yahoo.com .

T-Shirts and Sweatshirts are also available for purchase! Check out the special Bandits designs and information about ordering HERE. Place orders by January 12.

Re-Gift or Make a Gift

Did Santa bring you something that you are unable to use? We are currently creating amazing raffle baskets and silent auction packages and are also happy to accept any lovely, new or gently used items that could be used to create baskets. Gift cards, housewares, accessories, electronics - if you are looking to donate it, we are happy to accept it! We are also in need of actual baskets, so drop off any donations to the Main Office during school hours.

Check out the Resurrection Charity & Truth Gala Amazon Wishlist to purchase items that will be used in our raffle baskets and silent auction items! All purchases will be used for our event, which supports ALL of our current and future students. 

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!

Jr Bandit Events

On Saturday, January 11, 2020, eighth grade girls who have not tested at another Catholic school are invited to the Resurrection  Class of 2024 Make-up Entrance Exam.

All grammar school girls are invited to the Basketball Jr. Bandit Appreciation Night on  Thursday, January 16, 2020. Girls can enjoy a  great evening of Bandits basketball, including free admission, prizes thrown into the stands and games on the court during at halftime. 

Girls in grades 5 to 8 are welcome to attend the  Jr. High Fine Arts Workshop  on Friday, January 31, 2020 The cost is  $25 per student includes three workshops, dinner and souvenir t-shirt.

Take a chance to win up to $10,000 by purchasing a  Big Money Raffle ticket!
Only 500 tickets will be sold and each ticket is $50.

The drawing will be held at the 
Charity & Truth Gala on Saturday, February 8, 2020  and the winner need not be present.

Winter/Spring Adult Spirituality Course

Christianity and Discipleship 
in our Postmodern World
Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 pm
February 18 and March 3, 17 & 31, 2020
All adults are welcome to join Resurrection faculty member  Mr. Mike Longo for a winter/spring adult spirituality course.  The course will explore the world in which Jesus was born, lived and died in order to help us  understand what it means to follow Jesus in our multicultural society. The books for the course include the following:  The Universal Christ  by Richard Rohr and  Jesus: A Very Brief History  by Helen Bond. 

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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