25Nov

Principal’s News – November Recap

November 26, 2014 Dear Parents, “Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.”  May your Thanksgiving be a time of counting your abundant blessings and giving thanks. We welcome our new Archbishop Blase Cupich to Chicago with prayers and gratitude.  I had the privilege…

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25Nov

Wednesday, Nov. 26th

IMPORTANT NEWS: *** Thanksgiving Break begins Wednesday, Nov. 26th with school resuming Monday, Dec. 1st. Please Note Calendar update:  Christmas Shopping Drop-Off on Dec. 6 has been CANCELLED *** 1.) Community Days/In-store and On-line Shopping –  Barnes & Noble, in-store shopping (5405 Touhy Avenue, Skokie) on Monday, December 1st (All Day).  On-line shopping all week long (use code: 11473535).  Share…

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20Nov

It’s official! Archbishop Cupich installed as ninth archbishop of Chicago

Catholic New World Newspaper for the Archdiocese of Chicago November 18th, 2014 The Archdiocese of Chicago welcomed Blase J. Cupich as its ninth archbishop during a Nov. 18 installation Mass that featured several outpourings of applause and gratitude both for Archbishop Cupich and Cardinal Francis George, who became archbishop emeritus of Chicago. The simple ritual…

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20Nov

ST. EDWARD is a STREAM School!

St. Edward School is pleased to go beyond STEM to become known as a STREAM school. We seek to expand the project-based, inquiry-driven STEM model into the areas of Religion, Reading and the Arts. We are proud of being a Catholic school and this step will help us to more closely align our mission with our…

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18Nov

Wednesday, Nov. 19th

IMPORTANT NEWS: *** Reconciliation Meeting, Wednesday, Nov. 19th at 7pm.  Open House , Thursday, Nov. 20th, 9am to 11am  and 6:30 pm to 8pm.  Boy Scout Pasta Dinner, Saturday, Nov. 22nd, 4pm to 8pm.  Thanksgiving Food Drive, homerooms accepting donations up to Tuesday (November 25th) for Thanksgiving Prayer Service. *** 1.) Scholastic Book Fair:  The online…

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12Nov

Wednesday, Nov. 12th

IMPORTANT NEWS: *** La Villa Restaurant Dine-In Fundraiser, Wednesday, Nov. 12th, 5 to 8:30pm.  Soles for Jesus Shoe Drive ends Friday, Nov. 14th. Fannie May Candy Sale ends Monday, Nov. 17th.  Scholastic Online Book Fair ends Tuesday, Nov. 18th. Reconciliation Meeting, Nov. 19th at 7pm.*** 1.)   Gaming Night.   Saturday, November 15th   4:30 PM – 8:00 PM…

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4Nov

Wednesday, Nov. 5th

IMPORTANT NEWS: *** Drop off your Halloween Costumes by end of day Thursday, November 6th! Boxes are located outside the main office and Buckley Hall (gym). Gently used items donated and collected will be used at the fall 2015 Costume Sale.   1/2 day of school (11:30am dismissal) Thursday, Nov. 6th followed by Parent Teacher conferences.…

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29Oct

Principal’s News – October Recap

October 29, 2014 Dear Parents, Autumn. . .the year’s last, loveliest smile.  And indeed the beauty this year was worth many a smile.  Hope you took some time to enjoy it.  The weather has been perfect for a stroll in the park or time with the family to collect leaves and just soak in the…

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29Oct

Wednesday, Oct. 29th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***First Reconciliation Enrollment Mass, Nov. 2nd at 11am.   1/2 day of school (11:30am dismissal) Thursday, Nov. 6th and No School Friday, Nov. 7th *** 1.)  The Fun Fair is this Friday! Don’t forget your $10 to purchase Fun Fair tickets. Fun Fair Tickets: Send $10 in an envelope labeled Fun Fair Tickets, and don’t…

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21Oct

Wednesday, Oct. 22nd

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***Confirmation Enrollment Meeting, Oct. 22nd at 7pm.  First Reconciliation Enrollment Mass, Nov. 2nd at 11am.   1/2 day of school (11:30am dismissal) Thursday, Nov. 6th and No School Friday, Nov. 7th *** 1.) Science Spooktacular – October 25th, 6pm, Buckley Hall.  Join us for a spooky, silly, outrageous science party. Let us show you…

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20Oct

St. Edward Beautification Project – Phase 1

Thank you to Farmers Market Garden Center and St. Edward Dads for sprucing up the Minim School grounds.   Look for more exciting projects in the future.   ***If you would like to donate and help offset the costs of these improvements please send a check payable to “St. Edward School” to the school office, attention…

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14Oct

Wednesday, Oct. 15th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***   No School, Friday, Oct. 17th.   TRIP Sales in Lower Church, Sunday, Oct. 19th from 10am to 10:45am. Confirmation Enrollment Meeting, Wednesday, Oct. 22nd*** 1.)  Fun Fair Volunteers: We need your help!!! (even if you can’t donate your time consider donating a refreshment for the Teacher and Volunteer Table) We can’t make this tradition…

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7Oct

Wednesday, Oct. 8th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***  Yankee Candle Orders Due, Wednesday, October 8th.   Picture Day, Thursday, October 9th.  Chalk Walk and Pep Rally, Friday, October 10th.   Spirit Wear will be on sale after school, Friday, October 10th.  No School on Monday, Oct. 13th and Friday, Oct. 17th*** 1.)  Fun Fair Volunteers: We need your help!!! (even if you can’t…

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1Oct

School Choice Rally (complete photo gallery)

Thank you for your support of our School Choice Rally! For a complete PHOTO GALLERY from our rally  visit this page  http://www.stedwardschool.com/gallery/school-rally-photos/ EMPOWER ILLINOIS’ PARENTS: IMPROVE ILLINOIS’ EDUCATION  School choice empowers parents. Parents should be given the ability to choose the education best suited to their child’s needs and desires. As their child’s primary educators,…

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1Oct

Principal’s News – September Recap

October 1, 2014 Dear Parents, We are already beginning the second half of our first trimester.  I can’t believe we have been in school for six weeks already. Thanks to all of the parents who came for Orientation Night and also to the first SEPO Meeting.  We were very pleased with the turnout and the…

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30Sep

Wednesday, October 1st

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***  Confirmation Enrollment Mass, 11am, Sunday, October 5th.    Yankee Candle Orders Due, Wednesday, October 8th.   No School On Monday, Oct. 13th*** 1.) Fall Music Theater Program (My Son Pinnochio)   This is a friendly reminder that our Fall Musical Theatre Program, Level 2  (Grades 1st & 2nd) starts Friday, October 3rd – For registration and…

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23Sep

Wednesday, Sept. 24th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***Student Council meeting to be held on Wednesday, September 24th, 3:15 to 3:45pm, Room 106. Children Chorus Practice (1st-3rd grade) on Wed from 5 to 5:45pm in the main church  and Choir Practice (4th-8th) on Th from 5 to 6pm. No School Friday, September 26th, Teacher InService Day. Calendar correction(s): 1.) Homecoming Parade and…

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17Sep

Wednesday, Sept. 17th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***Calendar correction(s): 1.) Homecoming Parade and Game originally scheduled and listed on the school calendar for Saturday, September 27th will now be held on Saturday, October 11th and 2.) Parish Trivia night has been moved to November 8th  from October 11th.*** Student Council meeting to be held on Wednesday, September 24th, 3:15 to…

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11Sep

Wednesday, September 10th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***Parent Orientation for Junior High (6th-8th) is on Thursday, Sept. 11th from 7 to 8:30pm. Calendar correction – Homecoming Parade and Game originally scheduled and listed on the school calendar for Saturday, September 27th will now be held on Saturday, October 11th Get ready for Pajama Day the week of September 15!  If someone…

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4Sep

Wednesday, September 3rd

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***Parent Orientation for PreK-5th on Thursday, Sept. 4th from 7 to 8:30pm.  Parent Orientation for Junior High (6th-8th) on Thursday, Sept. 11th from 7 to 8:30pm. Calendar correction – Homecoming Parade and Game originally scheduled and listed on the school calendar for Saturday, September 27th will now be held on Saturday, October 11th***…

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27Aug

Wednesday, August 27th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***No school on Monday, Sept. 1st in observance of Labor Day.   Aug. 25th – 29th/Dress Down Policy due to the forecasted hot temps.*** 1.) Fall Music Theater Program (My Son Pinnochio) expands to 1st and 2nd grade.  Check out the exciting news!    Registration is still open for for Grades 3-8.  Register here! 2.) St.…

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27Aug

Principal’s News – August (Back to School edition)

August 27, 2014  Dear Parents,                                                                                                  Last week…

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19Aug

Wednesday, August 20th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***Aug. 25th – 29th/Dress Down Policy due to the forecasted hot temps.     SEPO is accepting Artwork covers and ads to market your business in the Family Directory.*** 1.)  Gym Uniform Reminder. We have partnered with Lands’ End for the St. Edward gym uniform.  Last year’s uniform can still be worn this transition…

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13Aug

Wednesday, August 13th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***The online calendar has been updated to reflect the 2014-2015 school year.  Hard copy calendars are distributed on Book Bill Day.  The Handbook/School Policy section of the calendar is now online and posted under Student Life_Student Forms*** 1.)  Book Bill Day Reminder – Thursday, August 14th, 2pm to 7pm.  Stop by the gym…

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5Aug

Wednesday, August 6th

IMPORTANT NEWS: ***The online calendar has been updated to reflect the 2014-2015 school year.  Hard copy calendars are distributed on Book Bill Day.  The Handbook/School Policy section of the calendar is now online and posted under Student Life_Student Forms*** 1. ) Uniform Swap N Shop – Thursday, August 14th at Book Bill Day.  What a deal!…

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5Aug

Principal’s News – August

Letter sent via US Mail on August 1st to registered families. Dear Parents: We will soon begin another school year and you will once again share your children with us.  St. Edward School offers your children a fme academic curriculum; excellent teachers and, most importantly, formation  and instruction in the beliefs, values, and traditions of…

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25Jul

Wednesday, July 23rd

IMPORTANT NEWS: 1.) Summer Park Playdate – July 26th, 10am (following T-ball games) at Mayfair Park.  Play and mingle at the park!  A chance to have the kids see their friends and meet friendly new faces.  A BIG RED St. Edward welcome for all the new families.  Rain back-up date will be Saturday, August 16th at 10am, Mayfair…

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18Jul

Wednesday, July 16th

IMPORTANT NEWS: 1.) STEM Club Meeting  – Saturday, July 19th  – 9:30am to 1:30pm.   Mayfair Library.  Rocket launch dates are scheduled for July 20th and August 17th.  For complete launch schedule and information please CLICK HERE – location, rules and FAQ.    Don’t worry if you did not build a rocket – we have plenty for everyone to…

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10Jul

Wednesday, July 9th

IMPORTANT NEWS: 1.) Uniform Swap N Shop – Thursday, August 14th at Book Bill Day.  What a deal!  The Swap N Shop is located in the Club Room (multi-purpose room in gym/Buckley Hall).  You can drop off clothes that day.  Complete details and price list will be shared by early August. 2.) STEM Club Meeting  – Saturday, July…

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26Jun

Wednesday, June 25th

To get more details on each event please click the red title link below: IMPORTANT NEWS: 1.) Summer Updates – We are busy this week  moving classrooms so we are ready for the 1st day of school – Mrs. Holbach to Room 4, Ms. Marsh to Room 101, Mrs. Chun to Room 104, Ms. Holzner…

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18Jun

Wednesday, June 18th

To get more details on each event please click the title link below:  ***STEM Club has been cancelled for Saturday, June 21st.   It will be rescheduled.  Details will be sent out shortly.*** IMPORTANT NEWS: 1.) STEM Club  – Saturday, June 21st  – 9:30am to 1:30pm.   Mayfair Library.  This weekend we will be planning the…

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11Jun

Wednesday, June 11th

To get more details on each event please click the title link below: ***Reminder the hours for the 2014 – 2015 school year will be 8am to 3pm*** IMPORTANT NEWS: 1.) St. Ed’s Youth T-Ball program begins June 12th through July 26th (additional details found in flyer posted below). 2.) STEM Club will continue to meet…

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4Jun

Principal’s News – May/June

June 4, 2014 Dear Parents, Well we survived the winter that seemed to never end and yet in some ways it seems so long ago.  Now it is time to say good-bye and have a chance for some much needed vacation and rest.   Before we know, it will be Wednesday, August 20th and we will…

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30Apr

Principal’s News – April

April 30, 2014 Dear Parents, Blessed Easter season and happy Spring.  Isn’t it a treasure to see grass and flowers and hear the birds sing again?  Maybe this winter was a gift because it has made us all more conscious of the beauty that surrounds us each day.  Sometimes we become so busy, we miss…

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30Apr

Sister Marie Michelle Celebrates her Golden Jubilee

5Mar

Terra Nova Information

St. Edward students consistently exceed the national average in standardized test scores in every subject. We are among the few area schools that test every student grades 3 – 8 each year. Grades 3-7 take the Terra Nova test. Our 8th grade students took the ACT Explore Test in November which helps plan high school courses, prepare for the ACT and with career considerations.…

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26Oct

The university Building

The university offers more than 120 degree choices, internships, bachelor

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26Oct

A Classroom

Everyone is welcome here. If you’re a professor, teacher, or student within the college community, we encourage you to use Wikipedia in your course to demonstrate how an open content website works. Many of these projects have resulted in both advancing the students’ knowledge and useful content being added to Wikipedia. An advantage of this…

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26Oct

Sports Week

CELEBRATE! 2012 will be held Feb 22-Feb 28, 2012. Please see the links to the left to find the schedule of events. We will also be adding links below of coverage of the many CELEBRATE! events. The Spring Undergraduate Research Forum (SURF) has been an Elon tradition since 1993. The annual Awards Day Ceremony sponsored…

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26Oct

Convocation 2012

In some universities, the term ‘convocation’ refers specifically to the entirety of the alumni of a college which function as one of the university’s representative bodies. Due to its inordinate size, the Convocation will elect a standing committee, which is responsible for making representations concerning the views of the alumni to the university administration. The…

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24Sep

Archived eBackpack Mail

   

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