Res Reminders - Week of January 15, 2017
Parents, staff, faculty, coaches, alumnae, friends and neighbors! All adults are invited to attend the
which is less than
2 weeks away
Thursday, January 26, 2017.
Doors open at 7 pm at Zanies in Rosemont.
Make your reservations
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.
Scholarship applications will be available
beginning March 6, 2017 in the Main Office and on the school's website.
Scholarship applications are due Monday, April 3, 2017. Both the scholarships awards and tuition assistance will be announced by the beginning of June.
Men's Club Meeting
The Resurrection Men's Club is a formal organization whose primary goal is to provide a school-based group for the adult males who play a significant role in the life of a Resurrection student.
All fathers, stepfathers, grandfathers, uncles, or other adult male members of the student's extended family are welcome to participate at any of the club meetings or events. The upcoming
Men's Club meeting
is this week on
Tuesday, January 17
at 7 pm in the Cafeteria.
The Sophomore retreat theme is "Charity and Truth" and will be held on
Thursday, January 19 at St. John Brebeuf. Sophomores have r
egular arrival and dismissal times and may wear Res apparel. Lunch will be provided.
Sophomores should report to the Little Theatre at 8:15 am and sit in their assigned seminar seats. After attendance is taken, students will board the buses to St. John Brebeuf.
The student Campus Ministry Anastasia leadership team will be running the retreat for the school by giving talks and leading small groups and activities.
Please keep the sophomores and their leaders in your prayers that they may have a wonderful retreat.
Charity & Truth "Ruby" Gala - Reservations NOW Available
Charity & Truth Gala
will be held
Saturday, February 25, 2017
, and we are gearing up for a wonderful event to celebrate our 95th "Ruby" Anniversary. Parent tables are now forming - talk to fellow parents and friends and
make your reservations
as soon as possible. We are looking forward to a sold-out event!
Perhaps Santa brought you something you did not want or need for Christmas or you have lovely unused items around the house
Gala Basket & Wine Donations
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!
Big Money Raffle
The Big Money Raffle will take place at the Charity & Truth Gala on February 25, 2017. T
ickets are $50 and only 500 will be sold. Rules, details and ticket purchase information can be found
. This is a great opportunity to support the school and take a chance to win.
Class of 2018 - ACT Prep Courses at Res
Resurrection College Prep High School will be hosting an ACT prep course through the One-to-One testing company on Saturdays starting January 28 and Sundays starting
29. This class can help students prepare for the April ACT. Spots are still available. Please stop by the Guidance Office to pick up a registration form or call One-to-One directly at
Information & Registration:
Winter Athletic Banquet for Basketball and Bowling is scheduled for
Class of 2017 student-athletes who will be playing college athletics will be honored at a Senior Athletic Signing program on Friday, March 31 during Seminar A (11:13-11:58 am) in the Little Theatre. Seniors should share information about plans to participate in college athletics with Athletic Director Mr. Kane and the Guidance Office.
Self-Defense Presentation at March Parents Club Meeting
- Mark your calendar
Mark your calendar for the March 15
Parents Club Meeting
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.
Mon, Jan 16 - MLK Holiday - No Classes
Thurs, Jan 19 - Sophomore Retreat
The Sophomore retreat theme is "Charity and Truth" and will be held at St. John Brebeuf. Sophomores arrive at school and report to the Little Theatre by 8:15 am.
Thurs, Jan 19 - Basketball Senior Night - Varsity game at 7:30 pm in the Gym -
Resurrection Choir to perform during half-time
Wed, Jan 25 - 11:50 dismissal
The Resurrection Athletic Boosters are hosting a
Chipotle fundraiser from
noon to 4 pm at Chipotle at 119 S. Northwest Hwy in Park Ridge on January 25. Why not head over for lunch following early dismissal? 50% of the proceeds will be donated back to Res.
Mon, Jan 30 - Catholic Schools Week begins
Wed, Feb 1 - Parents Club Pizzeria Giveback Night
Park Ridge & Harwood Heights locations - 20% of purchase goes back to Res! Watch for details.
Thur, Feb 23 - Winter Athletic Banquet at 6 pm at the White Eagle