October 2019  Res Connection
 Monthly Parent & Student Newsletter
Junior Ring Mass

The  Junior Ring Mass will be held this evening, Tuesday, October 1 at 6:30 pm
at St. John Brebeuf Parish at 8307 N. Harlem Avenue in Niles. 

Juniors, arrive by 5:30 pm at the St. John Brebeuf Parish Life Center and dress in accordance with the guidelines on page 11 of the  Student Handbook regarding Student Recognition Ceremonies.

Mass will begin at 6:30 pm in the church and families are invited to a coffee and cake reception following the Mass in the Parish Life Center. 

Upcoming Parent Meetings

Wed, Oct 2 -
Athletic Booster Meeting at 6:15 pm in the Library
Thurs, Oct 3 - Dreams to Reality Cocktail Party from 6:30 to 8 pm in the Library
Tues, Oct 15 - Men's Club Meeting at 7 pm in the Cafeteria

Upcoming Special Schedules

Fri, Oct 11 - No School
(Walk-A-thon Incentive Day)
Mon, Oct 14 - No School (Columbus Day)
Wed, Oct 16 - Fall Testing Day - Noon Dismissal  (No School for Seniors) 

Join us this THURSDAY!

Parents are invited to come meet other Resurrection parents and share ideas for the school's largest fundraiser of the year, the Charity & Truth Gala on Saturday, February 8, 2020. All are welcome to the Dreams to Reality Cocktail Party this   Thursday, October 3  from 6:30 to 8 pm at Resurrection. 

RSVP for the Dreams to Reality Cocktail Party to 
jdombrowski@reshs.org .

Athletic News

Come out and support the Bandits Cross Country, Golf, Tennis, Swim and Volleyball teams! 

Fall Sports Picture Day - Monday, October 7

3:15 to 3:30 pm - Golf
3:30 to 4:00 pm - Tennis
4:00 to 4:30 pm - Cross Country
4:30 to 5:15 pm - Volleyball
5:15 to 5:45 pm - Swim

Pictures will take place in the gym. 
Order photos  HERE.

Take a few minutes to read the most recent athletic updates from our 
Athletic Director, Mr. Eddie Kane, 

Welcome New PE & Health Teacher, Mr. Nate Rummel

Our new PE and Health teacher, Mr. Nate Rummel, comes to us from the Hoffman Estates area. He attended High School at Conant where he played 4 years of basketball, Upon graduation, he earned his B.A. in Physical Education from North Park University where he played College Basketball. Recently, he returned to  North Park University to complete a Master of Arts degree in Teaching. He has been involved in several positions, including, most recently, working at Forest View Academy in Arlington Heights.

We are happy to welcome Mr. Rummel to Resurrection!

Open Houses
Invite neighbors and friends with daughters in junior high 
to visit us at our upcoming open house events!

Open Houses 
Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 6 - 8 pm
Sunday, November 3, 2019 from 1 - 3 pm
Check out dates & info for some of our other 
College Essay Workshop Pt. 2

Thursday, October 10 during Seminar A

- Get a pass from the library and
bring a draft of your essay for feedback.

Snacks will be provided!

Yearbook Photo Re-takes

Wednesday, October 23 - Senior re-takes (only the black drape and pearls)
will be during seminar, by appointment. 
Students make an appointment with Ms. McGrath.

Thursday, October 24 - Underclass re-takes will be done during seminar.
Underclass photos o rders can be placed now at mylifetouch.com using the

Resurrection is hosting an adults-only  Sip & Paint Party  on Friday, October 25 from 6:30 to 9 pm. The cost is $35 per person and includes a ceramic plate, painting supplies and instruction by Resurrection Art Teacher Jen Salerno. A cash bar will be available with beer, wine, soft drinks, juices and water. Participants may bring their own snacks!

Homecoming Dance

The Resurrection Homecoming Dance, sponsored by Student Council
is Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.

Single: $15 Double: $25
Tickets will be on sale during lunch periods on October 17 & 18.

Fall Chamber Concert

The Resurrection Chamber Orchestra will present a Fall Chamber Concert
on Monday, October 28 at 7 pm in the Resurrection Chapel. 

All are welcome to attend!

Saturday, November 9, 2019
10 am to 4 pm 
Adult Admission - $5
Seniors (age 65 and over)/Students - $2
Chidren (age 10 and under) - Free

The Resurrection College Prep Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019, from 10 am to 4 pm.  Mark your calendar and plan to join us for this annual event with over 180 craft displays and vendors for unique gifts, seasonal decor and tasty treats.

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