Res Reminders - Week of December 11, 2016
Thank you to Chegg Music 101 & Shawn Mendes
Students had an amazing day on Friday, December 9 at the Shawn Mendes performance and Q & A session. Check out the
WGN TV coverage
about the event. W
e are grateful to
Chegg's David B. Goldberg Music Scholarship fund for the
$10,000 grant to our music program and to the event sponsors for a very memorable day! Thank you to everyone who made this event possible!
Christmas Fine Arts Events at Resurrection
We are wrapping up many of our Christmas events, including various Fine Arts events. The
Christmas Dance Showcase
will be this
Wednesday, December 14
Honors Dance Performance
Thursday, December 15
during lunch and seminar.
Congratulations to all of the amazing Fine Arts performers over the past few weeks and thank you to all who attended our events!
Gala Basket & Wine Donations
Charity & Truth Gala
will be held
Saturday, February 25, 2017
, and we are gearing up for a wonderful event.
Perhaps Santa will bring you something you do not want or need for Christmas or 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). Bring donations to the Main Office any time - your gift can be the gift that keeps on giving! We will also begin taking
in January 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 email@example.com 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!
The final drawing for the
took place on Thursday, December 8
following the Immaculate Conception liturgy. As you know, this is our only mandatory fundraiser. Families who did not participate will be billed $200 on their February tuition statement. Thank you to all of the families who went above and beyond in terms of participation!
Congratulations to the winners of the December 8th drawing:
- Grand prize drawing of $2,500 - Halina Carlson
- Families that have sold $250 or more entered into a drawing for $1,000 -
- Student seller $100 raffle -
Winter Athletic Photos
Picture day for winter sports is
Monday, December 12
. Bowling photos will be from 3:15 to 3:45 pm and Basketball photos will be from 3:45 to 4:30 pm.
he Picture Day ID # is RN906456X0
and all athletic photos can be ordered
Auditions for The King and I are Thursday & Friday, December 15 & 16
from 3:00 to 5:00 pm & 6:00 to 8:00 pm.
All participants need to come to all four time slots.
Students who would like to audition should pick up a song selection outside the theatre office in the fine arts hallway and prepare 16 bars of that song. Any music-related questions can be directed to Ms. Smith, the Vocal Director for the musical. P
erformance dates are
March 9-12, 2017.
No experience is necessary - everyone is welcome to audition!
Semester Exams will be
December 19, 20 & 21 - see the schedule below.
Students may leave school following their last exam and are
not required to arrive at school before their first exam on these days.
Big Money Raffle
Wed, Dec 14 -
Gift drive sponsored by the Religion department closes
Wed, Dec 14 - Scrubs Club fundraiser - Spirit Apparel Day - $1 per participant
Thur, Dec 15 - Honor Dance Performance during Seminars A & B at 11:30 and noon
Thurs, Dec 15 - Auditions for the King & I in the Little Theatre from 3 to 5 pm & 6 to 8 pm
Fri, Dec 16 - Auditions for the King & I in the Little Theatre from 3 to 5 pm & 6 to 8 pm
Fri, Dec 16 - Men's Club Christmas Party at 7 pm in the Cafeteria
8:30 to 9:30 Period 6 semester
9:45 to 10:45 Period 7 semester
11:00 - Faculty/Staff Christmas luncheon in the Cafeteria
8:30 to 9:30 Period 1 semester
9:45 to 10:45 Period 3 semester
11:00 to 12:00 Period 5 semester
8:30 to 9:30 Period 2 semester
9:45 to 10:45 Period 4 semester
Thursday, December 22 - Christmas Break begins - No School
Classes resume on Monday, January 9, 2017
Thurs, Jan 5 - Makeup Exams at 8:30 am
Fri, Jan 6 - Makeup Exams at 8:30 am
Fri, Jan 6 - Faculty Retreat at Resurrection Convent
Mon, Jan 9 - Classes Resume
Tues, Jan 10 - Parents Club Meeting at 7 pm in the Library
Thurs, Jan 12 - Athletic Boosters Meeting at 7 pm in the Cafeteria
Sat, Jan 14 - Class of 2021 Entrance Exam at 8:00 am at Resurrection
Mon, Jan 16 - MLK Holiday - No Classes