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13Dec

Catholic Schools Week – Jan. 28th – Feb. 2nd

Sponsored by NCEA, CSW is an annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. Schools typically observe the week with Masses, open houses and other activities for students, families, parishioners and community members. Through these events, schools focus on the value Catholic education provides to young people and its contributions to Church, local communities…

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30Sep

St. Edward School Video – Celebrating the Blue Ribbon Award

  DNA Info Article – click to read By Patty Wetli | September 29, 2017 5:56am @Pattydnachicago MAYFAIR — Students, faculty, staff and parents at St. Edward School celebrated a major honor Thursday when the school was announced as a National Blue Ribbon Award recipient by the U.S. Department of Education. Along with St. Josaphat…

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20Sep

Spirit Week & Homecoming Schedule, 9/30 – 10/8

Spirit Week/Homecoming Schedule – Mark your calendars. We welcome all families, parents, alums, fans, BIG RED supporters & neighbors to these events. Saturday, Sept. 30th, 9:30AM-11:30, Football & Cheer Clinics at Gompers Park. (Registration closed 9/20) Monday, 10/2: School Spirit Day, show your pride in school colors. Dress Down Day Tuesday, 10/3: @ Dismissal, Cheer…

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11Sep

Soup-er Stadium Challenge: Sept. 12th – Oct. 6th

We are thrilled to be participating in the Archdiocese of Chicago and Catholic Charities new initiative, the Soup-er Stadium Challenge, this fall, an effort to help eliminate hunger in our community. As shared in the letter from Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, Archbishop of Chicago, and Rev. Monsignor Michael M. Boland, President of Catholic Charities of…

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30Aug

College Now Advising Seminar – Sept. 20th, 7:30pm

College Now Advising Seminar September 20, 2017 7:30PM Irish American Heritage Center (4626 N. Knox) Wondering how to maneuver the financial side of college applications?  Worried that certain schools are out of financial reach?  Put your concerns to rest at the CollegeNow Advising Seminar!  Educational Consultant Geraldine White shares tips and tools for mastering the…

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4Aug

Lunchroom Fee – pay online

August, 2017 Dear Parents, Lunchtime supervision is provided for children who stay for lunch. The lunch schedule is as follows. Grades Full Day Preschool, K-FD and 1,2,3 /11:10 a.m. to 11:40 a.m.  Grades 4, 5/11:40 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Grades 6, 7, 8/12:00 p.m. to 12:20 p.m. If you have a child(ren) registered for full…

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4Aug

1st day of School – August 16th, Coffee and donuts

We welcome all new and returning parents for coffee and donuts after 8am drop-off on the 1st day of school, Wednesday, August 16th. (main parking lot)

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4Aug

Movie Night Under the Stars, Friday, August 18th

  Family friendly event.  Movie will start at dusk. Two movie options will be available. G-rated/younger kid movie will play in the church courtyard. PG rated movie will be shown in the main parking lot. Bring chairs, blankets and snacks. Concession stand on-site run by the 8th graders & their parents will sell popcorn, candies,…

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4Aug

Ice Cream Social: Sunday, August 20th, 3-5pm

  Community Event! Join us on Sunday, August 20th from 3PM to 5PM at our annual Ice Cream Social in the gym. Perfect opportunity welcome new families and mingle with existing families! Volunteers needed for this fun welcome-back-to-school event. No ice-cream scooping experience required! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040F4EA5A92AAA8-icecream

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12Jul

Cheerleader Car Wash – Sunday, July 16th, Noon to 4pm

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….

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26Jun

Little Free Library – Come visit!

  Recently our Third Grade Brownies, Troop 20057, completed a community project which you may have noticed in front of the Minim School. Through some of the funds raised by our 2017 cookie sales, our girls sponsored and completed a ‘Free Little Library’, which is an official lending library. We encourage our community to participate…

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26Jun

School Supplies – Order online and ship to home!

  Order School Supplies today to avoid the rush in August! 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 a convenience for you! (And remember if you have the item…

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12Jun

St. Edward’s LEGACY WALL – buy an engraved tile

CLICK Here – to buy an engraved tile  

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9May

TENTATIVE* SCHOOL CALENDAR 2017 – 2018

*pending Archdiocese approval August 16: 1st Day of School September 4th: Labor Day, No School September 22nd: Staff Development Day, No School October 9th: School Holiday, No School October 13th: Parent Teacher Conferences, No School November 3rd: Staff Development Day, No School November 22nd:- November 24th: Thanksgiving Break December 22nd – January 8th: Christmas Break.…

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1Apr

Fund A Need – Let’s Rebuild Buckley Hall- Donate Now

DONATE TO OUR FUND A NEED  CLICK HERE WHAT IS FUND A NEED ALL ABOUT AND WHY SHOULD YOU CARE? The idea behind Fund A Need is to identify a specific need within our school and raise funds to meet that goal through online and live auction donations. This year’s Fund A Need is centered…

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5Feb

T-Ball Registration Now Open, Program runs June 15 – August 5th

St Eds T-Ball 2017 Registration – PDF download file, click & print 

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3Feb

St. Joseph’s Table – March 17th, 11am – 1pm

24Oct

St. Edward Boy Scout Troop 904, Annual All-You-Can-Eat Pasta Dinner , Saturday, November 19th, 4-8pm

16Oct

Student Council News – Breast Cancer Awareness/Pink Out Days

  Student Council is hosting the following events in honor of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month: 1. On Thursday, October 20th, Student Council is hosting a “pink out” day. Students in all grades who pay $1 may dress down in as much pink as possible!. All proceeds will go toward Breast Cancer Research. 2.…

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15Oct

Lead Letter Results – St. Edward

http://www.stedwardschool.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/lead-Letter-083116.pdf  (click for full test results)

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12Oct

Halloween Fun Fair – Oct. 31st

It’s Halloween time and St. Edward’s celebrates by hosting our annual Halloween Fun Fair on October 31st. What is Fun Fair: It is a Halloween themed carnival set up in the gym. Children will enjoy playing games and win prizes for all ages. Fun Fair Tickets: Ticket prices will be $.50 cents each. Each game…

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11Oct

PTC (held on 10/21) LINKS – Sign up ends 10/19

Thank you to everyone who has signed up for PTC. 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 those that still…

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11Oct

Parent Teacher Conference (PTC) – Links

Thank you to everyone who has signed up for PTC. 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 those that still…

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20Sep

Lei’d Back Luau: Big Red Raffle Tickets Now available (Save the Auction Date: 03/25/17)

Questions or Ticket Purchase?  Contact Elizabeth Murphy (773-988-2183 or durkmurph@gmail.com) Online payment link coming soon

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13Sep

HOMECOMING: Saturday, Sept. 24th – SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

13Sep

HOMECOMING – SPIRIT WEEK, 9/18 – 9/24

5Sep

Cheer & Football Clinics: 1st – 5th Grades/Sept. 18th, 2-5pm (Registration ends 9/8)

St. Edward Youth Program will be hosting one day clinics for Cheer and Football so our littlest BIG RED supporters can join the fun and be part of our Homecoming events!     Sign up by Sept. 8th. Downloadable files here for each clinic: Cheer Clinic, Homecoming 2016 Football Clinic, Homecoming 2016

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23Aug

Ice Cream Social – All are welcome – Saturday, Sept. 17th, 3 – 5pm

  Join us on Saturday, Sept. 17th, 3 – 5pm in the gym for the Annual Ice Cream Social/Welcome Back to School Hosted by the St. Edward School Board

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23Aug

Park Playdate – Saturday, August 27th, 9:30am (Mayfair Park)

Join us Saturday, August 27th for a St. Edward Park Playdate Meet new friends and be part of the St. Edward Community

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23Aug

Opening School Mass – Wednesday, Aug. 31st – 8:15am

Our St. Edward first responders are the blue light of our world. In parallel with the Archdiocese of Chicago theme for the school year, “You are the Light of Our World,” we honor all our St. Edward first responders at our first mass of the school year on Wednesday, August 31st at 8:15 AM. Over…

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23Aug

Parent Orientations: PreK-5th, 9/1 and Junior High, 9/8

We encourage all parents to attend the Parent Orientation – see your child(ren) classroom, meet their teachers, learn their schedule.  Ask questions and learn more about St. Edward.    We hope to see you there! PreK – 5th grade,  Thursday, Sept. 1st, 7 – 8:15pm Junior High, Thursday, Sept. 8th, 7 – 8:30pm

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3Aug

Back to School – Movie Night, August 19th @ Dusk

Movie Night Under the Stars Welcome Back to School Night Friday, August 19th Lot open at  6:30pm.  Movies start at dusk. Community wide event, no entry fee or donation Kids Movie: Zootoptia Main Showing: Eddie the Eagle 3rd Screen:  Olympics ***New this year! To help kick-off the 8th grade fundraising there will be treats available…

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3Aug

Back to School Bowling Night – Tuesday, August 9th

Open Bowling Tuesday, August 9th, 4 – 8pm Chance to meet new friends, reconnect with old friends and get ready for the start of school $7 per Person for 2 games of bowling Shoe rental, food & beverage offered separately Proceeds benefit St. Edward School Habetler Bowl 5250 N. Northwest Hwy Chicago, IL 60630 |…

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15Jul

Bitty Basketball Registration (3yr old to 10yr old)

DOWNLOAD THE FORM – click for printable PDF Bitty Ball Registration form    

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7Jul

Community Days – Potbelly’s , Monday – August 15th

  August 15th, 4-7pm Potbelly Sandwich Shop Irving and Keeler 4185 W Irving Park Road 25% of all sales benefit St. Edward School! Bring your friends! Invite your neighbors! Take a night off from cooking!

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25May

End of School Year: Important Date Reminders

END OF SCHOOL YEAR – IMPORTANT DATES Students may use NUT cards starting Tuesday, May 31st until the end of school. Last Day of School Dates: June 1st:  8th Grade last day, morning dismissal June 2nd: Room 5/3yr old last day
 June 3rd: Room 3, 4 and 5/4 yr old last day, Creative Corner and Hot…

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1May

Girls Sports Recognition Night – Friday, May 6th

1May

Community Days – Superdawg, May 1st – May 7th

1May

Big Red Run – You Tube Video – REGISTER NOW for May 21, 2016

REGISTER NOW!!!   http://www.stedsbigredrace.com Thanks Tim Burke for this FANTASTIC VIDEO…  

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8Mar

St. Edward Running Club‏ – starts April 4th, 3-6th graders

Who/What: We are looking for St. Edward students who are interested in running in the Big Red Run 5K. Get in shape and build confidence by registering for the new St. Edward running club. The club is open to St. Edward students (both boys & girls) in grades 3-6. If you have a 2nd grader…

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26Jan

Open House & School Tours (March 17th & April 21st)

OPEN HOUSE DATES: Please feel free to contact the school office at 773-736-9133 to schedule a tour or contact us at rsvp@stedwardschool.com Upcoming Open House Dates: March 17th, 9am – 11am April 21st, 9am – 11am

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30Nov

NEW Drop-off Policy (effective Nov. 30th)

  Starting on Monday, November 30th, we will be putting cones up in the middle of the street so you can either pull in and drop your child/ren off or park in the parking lot across the street. We have tried to get people not to park in front of school, but it is still…

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28Oct

Fun Fair Raffle Tickets

  FUN FAIR raffle tickets – PDF, click here to download and print    

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20Oct

Halloween – Fun Fair, THANK YOU!

THANK YOU! Thank you to all of the volunteers that helped to make the Fun Fair a success! It couldn’t have been done without your time, energy and donations. A great time was had by all! Congrats to our student raffle winners!  Fun Fair Raffle Winners: iPod: Emmett Hannon, Room 3 Class Pizza Party: Victor…

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20Oct

Scholastic Book Fair – Week of Nov. 2nd

  The St. Edward’s Scholastic Book Fair is back. It will be held in the Lower Level of the Main School. The fair will run from Monday, November 2nd to Thursday, November 5th. The fair will be open during school hours and after school until about 3:30PM. Children will visit the Book Fair during their…

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20Oct

Annual All-You-Can-Eat Pasta Dinner – Saturday, Nov. 21st

  SAVE THE DATE! Annual All-You-Can-Eat Pasta Dinner St. Edward Parish Boy Scout Troop 904 Saturday, November 21, 2015 4-8pm in Buckley Hall (gym) Tickets at the Door: $9 Adults; $7 Child (10 and under) Proceeds benefit scout camping trips and activities. Enjoy the best Salad Bar and Garlic Bread too! Bring the whole family…

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30Sep

St. Edward Spirit Week

HOMECOMING is Saturday, Oct. 3rd. Check out the Spirit Week schedule! Reminder that Monday is a spirit wear dress down day – wear spirit wear, sport uniform or accent in red & white. Show your BIG RED spirit all week long….

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13Sep

Community Days – Thursday, September 24th

LET’S GO St. Edward Families…. To The GALE STREET INN! 4914 N Milwaukee Ave…..
For a Night Out!!! (and a day too) The Gale Street is sponsoring a dining event… Thursday September 24, 2015 (Lunch, Dinner and Carryout) 11:30 a.m. to 10:00p.m. Eat, drink and have some fun and a portion of the total sales (before…

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13Sep

Football – Friday Night Lights (9/18) and Homecoming (10/3)

    We invite you to “THE PIT” for FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS – Friday, Sept. 18th, JV @ 5:30 with Varsity taking the field at 7:15pm. Best concessions on the NW side will be open and the grill will be hot. We ask the BIG RED community of super fans to join us for our…

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25Aug

SEPO (St. Edward Parent Organization) Events & Updates

Welcome back everyone, and welcome to the new families who have just joined the St. Ed’s community. All parents and guardians with children at St. Edward School are SEPO members. We have a great time planning many of our school’s events and providing fun activities for our kids. Our goal is to have 100% parent…

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