Res Reminders - Week of February 26, 2017

Charity & Truth Gala - Thank You
Thank you to everyone who helped make the  Charity & Truth Gala a success! Watch for our event photos, wrap-up and details about the event.  We appreciate the support of the entire Resurrection College Prep High School community for all you do to support our students.

2017-18 Registration is underway!

Online registration for the Classes of 2020, 2019 and 2018 will opened 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 6:30 pm. 

Parents -  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.
Registration Information 

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.  
Chromebooks and calculators will be needed.   Attendance will be taken, but registration is not required.  The series is free of charge and the final sessions will be offered before school and during seminar on the  Thursday, March 2:
  • Before school in room 122 (7:45-8:15 am)
  • During seminar B in room 128 (12-12:30 pm)
Athletic News 

Trivia Night is this upcoming Friday, March 3 at 7 pm at Resurrection!  The cost is $25 person and all adults are welcome.  Proceeds benefit the Resurrection Athletics program.

Tryouts  for soccer, softball, water polo and lacrosse b egin Monday, February 27 - see details below and visit here for tryout requirements.

SoccerFeb 27, 28, and March 1 from 3:10 to 5 pm
SoftballFeb 27, 28, and March 1
Freshmen 5:00 - 6:15 pm.   Pitcher/Catcher 6:00 - 6:45 pm.  Soph - Senior 6:30 - 7:45 pm
Water Polo (at St. Patrick High School):  Feb 27, March 1, and March 2 from  7:30 - 9:30 pm  
LacrosseFeb 27, 28, and March 1  
7:45 - 8:30 for new Resurrection Lacrosse players  
8:30 - 9:30 for returning Resurrection Lacrosse Players
The Spring Sports Parent meeting will be  March 8 at 6pm  in the cafeteria. 

Spring student-athletes and parents, please see information  here  about Spring Break and Easter Break athletic dates and expectations. 

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed  to help with door and concessions for athletics during the Alumnae Games on March 4.  Use this "Sign up Genius" link to see dates and times when volunteers are needed. Parents of student-athletes, please see additional information here

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 only available online this year and are due back to the FACTS company before their March 31, 2017 deadline.

Scholarship Applications

Scholarship applications will be available beginning March 6 in the Main Office and on the school's website.  Scholarship applications are due Monday, April 3. Both the scholarship awards and tuition assistance will be announced by the beginning of June.

Presence Resurrection Medical Staff Scholarship
The Presence Resurrection Medical Staff Scholarship was established through 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 out of a 4 point scale. Three $500 scholarships will be awarded. Applications are due no later than February 27.

Self-Defense Presentation at March Parents Club Meeting 

Mark your calendar for the  Parents Club Meeting on Wednesday, March 15 at  7 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. 

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences will take place on Thursday, March 16 from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 7:30 pmSchedule appointments with teachers here.
This Week: 

Week of Feb 27 - Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball & Water Polo tryouts begin

Wed, March 1 - Ash Wednesday

Fri, March 3 -  Online  Registration for 2017-18 school year  ends at 5 pm

Fri, March 3 - Trivia Night at 7 pm in the Cafe

Sat, March 4 - Alumnae Games - alumnae basketball game at 11:00 am in the gym

Next Week:

Wed, March 8 - Spring Sports Parent Meeting at 6 pm in the Cafeteria

Fri - Sun, March 10 to 12 - Spring Play performances of The King and I 

Looking Ahead:

Wed, March 15 - Parents Club Meeting at 7 pm in the Library
- information and hands-on session on self defense

Thurs, March 16 - Parent Teacher Conferences   from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Fri, March 17 - Institute Day (No Classes)

Mon, March 20 - Fri, March 24 - Spring Break (No School)

Thurs, March 30 - S acrament of Reconciliation will be available to students during seminars
Fri, March 31 - Sacrament of Reconciliation will be available to students during seminars

Fri, March 31 - Senior Athletic Signing Day during Seminar A in the Little Theatre

Sat, April 1 - NHS Feed My Starving Children Service Day from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at Feed My Starving Children Libertyville site

Sat, April 1 - Spring Arts & Crafts Fair from 10 am to 4 pm at Resurrection

Tues, April 4 - Portillo's Fundraiser Night from 5 - 8 pm 

Thurs, April 13 - Holy Thursday

Fri, April 13 - Good Friday

Sun, April 16 - Easter Sunday

Thurs, April 13 to Monday, April 17 - Easter Break (No School)

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