Wednesday, Oct. 4th

SCHOOL NEWS: Parent Teacher Conference Links were sent out under separate email this morning.  If you have questions or any issues with the Signup.com site, please email community@stedwardschool.com Calendar update:  The Un-Canvas Paint Party has been cancelled for tonight due to the minimum sign-ups not being met. Picture Day is right around the corner on…

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Wednesday, Sept. 27th

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly newsletter is now posted.  Click Here. Community Dining Days:   Tuesday, Oct. 3rd @ Potbelly’s (4185 W. Irving Park) from 4- 7pm. 20% back to the school. No Flyer needed. Tuesday, Oct. 17th @ Lou Malnati’s (3986 N. Avondale) from 4-10pm. 20% back to the school. Mention fundraiser when ordering. Flyer posted…

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Wednesday, Sept. 20th

SCHOOL NEWS: No School/Friday, Sept. 22nd. Teacher Inservice Day. The Archdiocese has requested that ALL parents and guardians of students in Catholic schools complete a Household Income (HHI) survey. This is a CONFIDENTIAL survey. Survey responses will be protected and used only by the Archdiocese to determine eligibility for our school and students. The survey will…

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Wednesday, Sept. 13th

SCHOOL NEWS: The Soup-er Stadium Challenge asks every Catholic school student, teacher and staff member in the Archdiocese of Chicago to donate at least one non-perishable food item to stock the Catholic Charities’ food pantries. Our goal is to collect enough food to fill every seat in Soldier Field…twice. This effort will provide more than…

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Wednesday, Sept. 6th

SCHOOL NEWS: Friendly reminder to return Chalk Walk T-shirt Pre-order Form and Pledge Sheets ASAP. No School/Friday, Sept. 22nd.  Teacher Inservice Day. PAJAMA DRESS UP/CLASSROOM SIGNUP DAY/DATE: WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 11TH/PRICE: $40 PER CLASSROOM: Give your child and his/her entire classroom the opportunity to wear pajamas to school with this special dress down day! To make a…

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Wednesday, August 30th

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly parent letter is now posted – click here .  Welcome, Mr. Gordy Malis to the St. Edward faculty. Mr. Malis will be teaching Computer. Please see his staff bio by clicking here.  Parents! We are still trying to fill in Room Representatives for SEPO. It is a critical role. This is an…

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Wednesday, August 23rd

SCHOOL NEWS: Please check your child’s school folder as many important forms were sent home today.  Fun Lunch envelopes need to be returned by Friday.  Welcome, Mr. John Newman to the St. Edward faculty.  Mr. Newman will be teaching Science to the 6, 7, and 8th graders while he awaits a CPS assignment. He is a…

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Wednesday, August 16th

SCHOOL NEWS: Welcome, Mr. Luis Romo to the St. Edward Faculty.  Mr. Romo will be our Spanish Teacher this year.  A brief bio will be provided next week. Calling all handymen (and women)! The St. Edward School Playground is scheduled to be installed on Saturday, August 26th. We will need at least 4 volunteers on…

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August 15th: Back to School

Back to School E-backpack 1st Day of school reminders: Return completed forms – tuition contract, emergency contact form and medical forms, if applicable.  Send in updated/corrected or confirm family directory listing to website@stedwardschool.com All are invited to coffee and donuts in the main parking lot after 8am drop-off. Used Uniform sale/drop-off & swap ‘n shop all morning,…

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Wednesday, August 9th

Summer E-backpack Class Rosters & Important Forms were mailed out the 1st week of August. Reminder to return the completed forms on the 1st day of school.  The mailing included August newsletter – click here to read.  If you have not received this information, please contact the school office.  Reminder to send in updated/corrected or…

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Wednesday, August 2nd

Summer E-backpack Teacher Update(s):   Welcome Mr. David Cho – St. Edward Physical Education Teacher!  Click here to read his bio. Mrs. Pam Kay will be the moderator of the Before Care Program.  This program allows parents to drop off students as early as 7am.  The program will start Wednesday, August 16th. Ms. Tracy Mortimer…

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Monday, July 24th

Summer E-backpack Teacher update:  As mentioned in my June newsletter, Mrs. Amy Marsh Vitale (Kindergarten, Room 104) will not be returning to St. Edward as she plans to stay home with her newborn.  I am pleased to announce that Mrs. Marie Browne Murphy (previously the PreK/3yr old teacher) will now be the Kindergarten teacher in…

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Tuesday, July 11th

Summer E-backpack 1.) Cheerleader Car Wash. Sunday, July 16th (Noon to 4pm) in front of school – $10 per car. Come out and support our Cheer Team! Go BIG RED…. 2.) The online calendar has been updated for the 2017 – 2018 calendar year and will continue to be updated as events are scheduled or modified.…

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Monday, June 26th

Summer E-backpack   1.) Order School Supplies today to avoid the rush in August!  Flyer with more details: School Tool Box Kit Order Info St. Edward School has partnered with School Tool Box again this year so that you can get your school supplies shipped to your house this summer. This is not a fundraiser, but rather…

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Friday, June 16th

Summer E-backpack Our very own, Fr. Dom, in this week’s Time Magazine!  To read the God Squad article – click here. Be a permanent part of St. Edward’s Legacy Wall –  BUY A TILE program, click here.  An engraved tile can show appreciation for those who are important in our lives and also memorialize loved…

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Friday, June 9th

Summer E-Backpack will be updated and posted every 2 weeks.  Check in over the summer to see updates on school website, E-backpack and the school Facebook page. End of the year school newsletter – click here Coming Soon – Order your school supplies for next year! St. Edward has arranged for School Toolbox to provide school…

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Wednesday, May 31st

SCHOOL NEWS: End of year celebrations –  May 31st: 8th Grade Dance, 6pm (La Villa) June 1st: Class of 2017 8th Grade Graduation, 7pm (Church) June 2nd: Fiesta De Verano/Grades 4-7, 3:15 – 4:15, (lower church hall) June 2nd: Talent Show hosted by Student Council, 7-9pm (Buckley Hall) June 4th: 8th Grade Parent Garden Party,…

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Wednesday, May 24th

SCHOOL NEWS: The 2017-2018 Tuition Rates are now posted – click here FIELD DAY SCHEDULE, Friday, May 26th (Students can dress down/Spirit Wear day) PK & K participate in the minim lot from 8:00-9:00 (pretty much right at drop-off) 3rd-5th grades participate in the main lot from 9:15-11:15 1st & 2nd grades participate in the…

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Wednesday, May 17th

SCHOOL NEWS: 3rd annual BIG RED RUN packet pick-up is today, Wednesday, May 17th (3-6pm) in front of school or lower church hall, if inclement weather. You can register on-site today or on race day, Saturday, May 20th (8am until start of race/8:30am). Race day and post party/rain or shine. We are still in need…

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Wednesday, May 10th

SCHOOL NEWS: Tentative 2017-2018 Calendar dates are now available – Click here or print the download pdf posted below. Join us Thursday, May 25th for the Academic & Fine Arts Fair (7-9pm/Buckley Hall). The gym will be filled with artwork in a dazzling array of colors, materials, and styles along with displays of curriculum based special projects across all…

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Wednesday, May 3rd

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly parent letter is now posted – click here . I ask that you also please read the attached Principal Memo. College Now Advising Program offered as a St. Edward fundraiser and hosted by a St. Edward Parishioner and former school parent. Learn about key dates for college aid and how to navigate…

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Wednesday, April 26th

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly parent letter will be posted next week, May 3rd.  I ask that you please read the attached Principal Memo. Reminder(s): Early Dismissal, 11:30am, Friday, May 5th: Grandparents Day The Lion King: Saturday, May 13th.  Two performances – click this link to purchase tickets,cast information and times. Our annual Grandparents Day with our…

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Wednesday, April 12th

SCHOOL NEWS: Reminder(s): Living Stations of the Cross, Wednesday, April 12th @ 1:45pm, Church Easter Break begins on Friday, April 14th and school resumes on Monday, April 24th. Open House while school is in session, Thursday, April 27th, 9 – 11am.  Please share with friends, family and neighbors. Intramural Basketball Spring League – Registration is…

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Wednesday, April 5th

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly newsletter is posted – click here. Reminder(s): Walk/Bike to School: Monday, April 10th Living Stations of the Cross, Wednesday, April 12th @ 1:45pm, Church Easter Break begins on Friday, April 14th and school resumes on Monday, April 24th. Sports Dress Up Classroom Signup Day: Thursday, april 27th. Give your child and his/her entire…

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Wednesday, March 29th

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly newsletter is posted – click here. Reminder(s): Monday, April 3rd: Warm weather policy begins. Uniform policy can be found in your school calendar hard copy or by clicking here. Easter Break begins on Friday, April 14th and school resumes on Monday, April 24th. 3rd annual 5K/1mile walk is now open for…

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Wednesday, March 22nd

SCHOOL NEWS: Reminder(s) No School on Friday, March 31st. Easter Break begins on Friday, April 14th and resumes on Monday, April 24th. Calling all handymen (and women)! The St. Edward School Playground is scheduled to be installed on Saturday, April 8th. We would appreciate your support and your tools! For additional details and volunteer sign…

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Wednesday, March 15th

SCHOOL NEWS: Reminder(s) Friday, March 17th: Accent Day.  Accent uniform in red for St. Joseph’s Day or green for St. Patrick’s Day. Friday, March 17th, ST. JOSEPH TABLE : Each student’s food item is to be at school by 8 am March 17th. Items should be sent in a disposable container. All food items should…

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Wednesday, March 8th

SCHOOL NEWS: Reminder(s) Early dismissal on Friday, March 10th at 11:30am and No School on Friday, March 31st. Yankee Candle Orders due March 8th.  Return to Ms. Rosasco ASAP. Did you know that…the last order for the 2016-2017 TRIP year will be placed on Wednesday, March 15th? Read more for TRIP TIPS LONDON LIGHTS, Dance…

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Wednesday, March 1st

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly parent newsletter is now posted – click here. St. Edward School Board News.  It’s time for the Annual School Board Elections! Would you like to support St. Edward as a member of the School Board? Is there someone you’d like to recommend for serving in this way? The St. Edward School…

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Wednesday, Feb. 22nd

SCHOOL NEWS: Father Daughter Dance will be held on February 24th, 7 -9:3pm. Additional information can be found on the flyer posted below. Solo Musical Instrument Adjudication (March 4th): The solo contest for instruments will take place in the school building on Saturday, March 4th. It is not a competition. It is an adjudication. The…

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Wednesday, Feb. 15th

SCHOOL NEWS: Movie Day Classroom Purchase is now available: 11 classrooms still available!! Give your child and his/her entire classroom the opportunity to watch a movie of their choosing (with teacher’s approval of course) the week of feb 21st (teacher will select the best date). Purchase via this link Now. Father Daughter Dance will be…

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Wednesday, Feb. 8th

SCHOOL NEWS: Father Daughter Dance will be held on February 24th, 7 -9:3pm.  Additional information can be found on the flyer posted below. Solo Musical Instrument Adjudication (March 4th):  The solo contest for instruments will take place in the school building on Saturday, March 4th. It is not a competition. It is an adjudication. The student is…

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Wednesday, Feb. 1st

SCHOOL NEWS: Monthly parent letter is now posted for your review.  Open House, Feb. 2nd, while school is in session from 9am – 11am.  We are looking for volunteers to meet prospective families and give tours.  If you are available please contact Krista Dustin (krista_dustin@hotmail.com). Pinball (“Early Risers”) 2017, now in its’ 24th year, will…

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Wednesday, Jan. 25th

SCHOOL NEWS: Catholic Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, January 29th with 9:30AM Mass followed by our annual Open House/Discovery Sunday.  The teachers and staff have come up with a week of special activities.  Schedule of Events Reminder that school will start at 9am on Friday, February 3rd as the staff and teacher’s enjoy an Appreciation…

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Wednesday, Jan. 18th

SCHOOL NEWS: Reminder that school will start at 9am on Friday, February 3rd as the staff and teacher’s enjoy an Appreciation Breakfast! Discovery Sunday, January 29th is the main open house of the year for St. Edward School. Please join us in showcasing our school to prospective families! Click here for the Sign Up Genius…

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Wednesday, Jan. 11th

SCHOOL NEWS: No School:  Monday, January 16th/Martin Luther King Jr. Day Calendar Change:  First Reconciliation on Saturday, January 21st is at 10AM not 11am as previously listed.  The winter session of Chess Scholars starts Monday, January 23.  click here for details.  Please register by Friday, January 13, 2017 for the early bird price of $110.…

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Wednesday, Dec. 14th

SCHOOL NEWS: Student Athletes in Grades 3rd – 8th will participate in Concussion Baseline testing tomorrow (12/15/16) during school. For more information please click this link to refer back to the email letter that was sent out last week. St. Edward Mission Committee reminder that Advent Mission Drive envelopes are due December 20th. Christmas Break…

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Wednesday, Dec. 7th

SCHOOL NEWS: SEPO Cookie Walk 2016: We would like to take a moment to thank everyone who participated in the 27th Annual Cookie Walk and helped to make it such a great success. Santa’s Breakfast, too!! We couldn’t do it without you!!! You donated from your heart…we thank you from ours!!  This link shows classroom participation totals Annual Christmas Program…

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Wednesday, Nov. 30th

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly newsletter is now posted and can be viewed here. Sign up for Spring Windy City Music Theatre /after school program:  The Lion King.  Programs for 1st and 2nd grade, 3rd-8th grades.   Follow this link to find out about class times and performance info.   2nd Annual Eve of the Eve…

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Wednesday, Nov. 23rd

SCHOOL NEWS: Do you work in a Science-related field? Interested in exploring the minds of our young scientists here at St. Ed’s?  Then Science Fair Judging is just what you are looking for! Read more, click here Santa’s Workshop: Call for Volunteers. Form attached below. We are looking for many volunteers to help run this year’s…

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Wednesday, Nov. 16th

SCHOOL NEWS: Pajama Day classroom signup event, Nov. 21st or 22nd.  Price: $40 per classroom.  To purchase – click here Give your child and his/her entire classroom the opportunity to wear pajamas to school on either nov 21st or 22nd depending on your teacher’s preference. Santa’s Workshop:  Call for Volunteers.  Form attached below. We are looking…

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Wednesday, Nov. 9th

SCHOOL NEWS: Always a sold out event: St. Edward Annual Trivia Night! Saturday, January 14th.   Form posted below.  Get your table booked and send your form back in. The Fannie May Candy Sale will run through Wednesday, November 16th.  30% of the proceeds will go to St. Edward School.  Forms posted below. Picture Retake Day is scheduled for Thursday, Nov.…

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Wednesday, Nov. 2nd

SCHOOL NEWS: Halloween Candy for the Military:  CDK Global is supporting Operation Gratitude – we are collecting Halloween Candy from November 1st – November 10th, bring all unwanted candy to School – Miriam Elia (Room 205) – Her mom will make sure it gets shipped!! We are planning to ship out all candy to arrive…

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Wednesday, October 26th

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly newsletter can be found by clicking here. Thank you from Student Council.  Supporting Breast Cancer in October! It was a huge success and a big thanks for those who participated. We are donating over $900 to Breast Cancer Research! There is much more to come this year in Student Council!  No…

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Wednesday, October 19th

SCHOOL NEWS: Lunchroom fees (covers lunchroom supervision) were due by October 1, 2016. The deadline has been extended to Thursday October 26, 2016. If the fee is not paid by October 26, 2016, you will be charged an additional $10.00. So the fee will then be $120.00 for the first child and $25.00 for each additional…

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Wednesday, Oct. 12th

SCHOOL NEWS: Thank you to everyone who has signed up for Parent-Teacher Conferences. Please remember in grades 4-8, you may only sign up for your child’s homeroom teacher, plus one more. Many people, with one child, are signed up for multiple teachers. There is a 2 teacher per child maximum. This is not fair to…

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Wednesday, Oct. 5th

SCHOOL NEWS: Parent Teacher Conferences (PTC) will be held on Friday, October 21st.  New this year…online registration for scheduling your time with the teachers.  We will be sending out separate online instructions and reminders before the registration goes live on Tuesday, Oct. 11th at 9AM. PreSchool classes are exempt as their conferences are already ongoing…

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Wednesday, Sept. 28th

SCHOOL NEWS: My monthly newsletter is now posted.  Please click here. **Date clarification.  Color Portraits envelope has Picture Day listed INCORRECTLY as October 7th.   Picture day IS Thursday, Oct. 6th and Chalk Walk is Oct. 7th **Calendar date change: SEPO Halloween Costume Sale originally scheduled for Oct. 6th & 7th (printed calendar) has been…

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Wednesday, Sept. 21st

SCHOOL NEWS: Spirit Week (9/18-9/24): Thursday is the Pep Rally (2:30 in the gym/all are invited) and Pack the gym night (games start at 5pm). Saturday is a full day of Homecoming activities – Parade, Mass, Games and Dance.    http://www.stedwardschool.com/homecoming-spirit-week-918-924/ FYI. No School on Friday, Sept. 23rd. Teacher Inservice Meeting. “Volunteers Needed! Help sell auction raffle…

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Wednesday, Sept. 14th

Thank you to the many parents who joined us at last night’s SEPO (St. Edward Parent Organization) meeting.  It’s refreshing and humbling to see so much enthusiasm in giving back to our community.  It’s going to be a fantastic year!  “Alone We Can Do So Little. Together We Can Do So Much” SCHOOL NEWS: Spirit Week…

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