Res Reminders - Week of January 22, 2017

Chipotle Fundraiser - Wednesday, January 25

Wednesday, January 25 is an  early dismissal day (11:50 am dismissal for all students) and t he 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.  

Res Spirit Apparel $2 donation to support Feed My Starving Children

Wednesday, January 25 is also a National Honor Society fundraiser in support of the
NHS sponsored service project at Feed My Starving Children that will take place on Saturday, April 1 in Libertyville.  Students who donate $2 in support Feed My Starving Children can wear Res Spirit Apparel on Wednesday, January 25.

Zanies Fundraiser - Thursday, January 26

Parents, staff, faculty, coaches, alumnae, friends and neighbors! All adults are invited to attend the    this  
Thursday, January 26, 2017.
 Doors open at 7 pm at Zanies in Rosemont. Make your reservations here .

Catholic Schools Week 

Catholic Schools Week activities include the following events:
Mon, Jan 30 - all school  Catholic Schools Week Liturgy at 8:40 am
Tues, Jan 31 - Alumnae Career Panels 
Thurs, Feb 2 - Service Palooza Day & Student Council V-Show at 7:00 pm
Fri, Feb 3 - Alumnae Career Panels & Winter Pep Rally

2017-18 Registration

Freshmen, sophomores and juniors will be receiving information about curriculum offerings on January 26 and 27 and will receive placement recommendations on February 13 and 15.  The $200 registration fee for the 2017-18 school year is due by February 21 and students will receive instructions for online registration at class meetings on February 23.  

Online registration for the Classes of 2020, 2019 and 2018 will open 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

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

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.

Charity & Truth "Ruby" Gala - Reservations NOW Available

The  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! 

Gala Basket & Wine Donations 

Perhaps Santa brought you something you did not want or need for Christmas or you have lovely unused items around the houseConsider 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  Wine Donations 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 or 773.775.6616 Ext 112 or see the  Participation Form  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  here .  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  January  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  847-501-3300. 

Information & Registration:
Saturdays starting January 28 -  Saturday course info & registration
Sundays starting  January 29  -  Sunday course info & registration

Athletic News

Support the Resurrection Athletic Program by participating in the  Chipotle fundraiser sponsored by the Athletic Boosters on  Wednesday, January 25  from  noon to 4 pm. 5 0% of the proceeds will be donated back to the Resurrection Athletic Program.

Athletic Boosters are seeking door and concessions volunteers for the GCAC Basketball Tournament that will be hosted at Resurrection on the following dates and times:
Jan 28:    9 am to 7 pm
Jan 29:   12 pm to 5 pm
Jan 31:   4 pm to 9 pm

Athletic Boosters are also seeking door and concessions volunteers for Jr. Bandit Volleyball Tournament that will be hosted at Resurrection on the following dates and times:
Feb 11:   10 am to 5 pm
Feb 18:   10 am to 5 pm

Sign up on the sign up genius from the Res Athletics page online by clicking on the link for Athletic Service requirement form.

The Winter Athletic Banquet for Basketball and Bowling will be   February 23.  

Self-Defense Presentation at March Parents Club Meeting  - Mark your calendar

Mark your calendar for the  Parents Club Meeting on 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. 
This Week:

Wed, Jan 25 - 11:50 dismissal
- Spirit Apparel - $2 donation in support of Feed My Starving Children
- Early Dismissal - 11:50 am dismissal for all students
- Chipotle Fundraiser - noon to 4 pm -  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.

Thurs, Jan 26 - Student Council V-Show Rehearsal at 3:10 in the Little Theatre

Thurs, Jan 26 - Resurrection Zanies Fundraiser Doors open at 7 pm at Zanies in Rosemont - Reservations available here 

Sat, Jan 28 - Make Up Entrance Exam  

Sat, Jan 28 - Resurrection hosting GCAC JV Basketball Tournament

Next Week: Catholic Schools Week

Mon, Jan 30 - Catholic Schools Week liturgy at 8:40 am in the Gym

Tues, Jan 31 - Alumnae Career Day Panels

Wed, Feb 1 - Parents Club Pizzeria Giveback Night at Lou Malnati's Park Ridge & Harwood Heights locations - 20% of purchase goes back to Res! 

Wed, Feb 1 - Track Parent Meeting at 6:00 pm in the Cafeteria

Thurs, Feb 2 - Service Palooza Day - All students will participate in school-wide service projects during a portion of the school day.

Thurs, Feb 2 - Student Council V-Show at 7:00 pm in the Little Theatre 

Fri, Feb 3 - Winter Pep Rally at 1:55 pm in the Gym

Looking Forward:

Fri, Feb 10 - 7th Grade "Experience Res" Day (No classes for current students)

Mon, Feb 20 - President's Day (No School)

Tues, Feb 21 - Winter 2017 Adult Lenten Spirituality Course begins at 6:30 pm at Resurrection

Wed, Feb 22 - Early Dismissal at 11:50 am 

Thur, Feb 23 - Online Registration for 2017-18 school year begins

Thur, Feb 23 - Winter Athletic Banquet at 6 pm at the White Eagle

Sat, Feb 25 - Charity & Truth Gala at 7 pm at Cafe la Cave 

Wed, March 1 - Ash Wednesday

Sat, March 4 - Alumnae Games beginning at 11 am in the Gym 
- alumnae volleyball game at 11 am and basketball games at 12:45 pm and 2:15 pm

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

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)

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

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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