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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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6Aug

Back to School – Quick links to information

  The school office sent out a mailing the 1st week of August that included Welcome Letters for PreSchool and K-8th grades along with the following forms.  Please make sure you have read the enclosed information and bring completed forms to the Swap, Sale & Supply Day on August 13th, drop-off at school office or return…

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5Aug

“Shrek the Musical”: Fall After-School Program – Registration NOW Open, Grades 1st – 8th

ST. EDWARD SCHOOL: “Shrek the Musical” Fall After-School Program – 2015 by Windy City Music Theatre LEVEL 3 PERFORMANCE PROGRAM: Open only to St. Edward 3rd-8th graders (as of September 2015). Program begins SEPTEMBER 11, 2015. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE, OR TO ENROLL NOW! LEVEL 2 “JUNIOR” PROGRAM – 2nd GRADERS ONLY: A special…

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13Jul

Market Day Update (Program cancelled)

Dear Parents, We received notice on June 24th that the Market Day brand had been acquired by World’s Finest® Chocolate. As a result, the traditional Market Day grocery programs abruptly retired, with the last delivery of products on June 27, 2015. A selection of Market Day products will continue to be sold at Gordon Food…

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13Jul

Uniform Updates for 2015-2016 –

Dear Parents, Please note that for the 2015-2016 school uniform it is now required for boys in Grades 4th – 8th to have a logoed light blue uniform shirt. 2015- 2016 Uniform Updates.  For the full uniform policy please refer to the uniform guidelines on the school website located here:  http://www.stedwardschool.com/uniform-school-gym/ We have partnered with two…

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13May

Summer Tutoring

Summer Tutoring!  Mr. and Mrs. Chun are available for summer tutoring in any subject area for students of any grade.  These one hour sessions are a great way to build confidence, stay sharp, provide academic reinforcement, and prepare for the next school year.  Tutoring sessions take place Monday –Thursday between 8:00a.m.- 5:00p.m. for one hour…

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3May

1st annual BIG RED RUN – May 30th (5K and 1 Mile fun run/walk)

IT’S THE RUNNING OF THE RED! REGISTRATION NOW OPEN http://www.stedsbigredrace.com JOIN us for the first annual BIG RED RUN – featuring a 5K and 1 Mile fun run/walk on Chicago’s Northwest Side. Made for runners of all speeds, including our always-motoring kids, this race is all about having a good time. So help us kick off this spirited event.…

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1May

Playground Announcement

A generous donation on behalf of the Danahy family will result in a new play area for St. Edward families.  Click here to learn more about this project.   Should you have any questions or require any additional information, please do not hesitate to email Kim Danahy at kimberly.m.danahy@gmail.com

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17Apr

Youth Program T-Ball ~ Summer ~ 2015 – Registration Now Open!

St Eds T-Ball 2015 Registration Printable Form

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24Mar

St. Edward Fund A Need: Electric Boogaloo (upgrade)

This year’s Fund-a-Need – the Electric Boogaloo (upgrade) – officially launched at the Big Red Auction. What is the Electric Boogaloo (upgrade)?  After adding iPads, several smart boards, chrome books,  and a state of the art science lab through prior year Fund-a-Need campaigns and grant awards, St. Edward School (built in 1939) is near electrical capacity.  We…

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24Mar

Boy Scout Troop 904 Pancake Breakfast, March 29th

    St. Edward Boy Scout Troop 904 will hold its Annual Pancake Breakfast, Sunday, March 29 from 8 AM – 1 PM,  The breakfast will be held in the gym, 4447 N. Lowell, and tickets are available at the door,  $6 for kids and $7 for adults, all you can eat pancakes.

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3Mar

Big Red Auction/A Night at the Races – Saturday, March 21st

What is the purpose of the Big Red Auction? It is the major parent fundraiser for the year, as well as being a fun-filled evening held once a  year.  The auction provides the funds necessary to support a variety of school needs, including academic programs, extracurricular activities and financial aid. When and where is the…

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3Mar

Trinity Irish Dancers @ St. Ed’s, March 17th at 10:30am

  The World Champion Trinity Irish Dancers are coming to St. Edward School for a special St. Patrick’s Day performance.  On Tuesday, March 17, ALL grades will attend a 10:30 a.m. performance in the gym.  Parents are welcome to attend so please come by and get your Irish on! (This special performance is brought to…

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3Mar

School Board News – upcoming April Elections

St. Edward School Board News   The St. Edward School Board is currently seeking candidates for the upcoming April election.  The School Board is an advisory board for the school that meets nine times per school year.  Parishioners and school parents are eligible to run.  For more information, please contact Emily Carlson, Board Secretary, at ecarlson71@sbcglobal.net.

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11Feb

2015 NWCC Basketball Champions – 6th Grade

6th grade boys won the NWCC Championship game (25-8) on Tuesday, Feb. 10th at Notre Dame College Prep.  They played  a tough St. Juliana squad. Boys played great all season. 14-0 in the NWCC this season. Great job boys!!  

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11Feb

Family Reading Night – Friday, February 20th at 7PM (Event to be rescheduled for a later date, TBD)

This event, sponsored by our Parent Ambassadors, encourages the love of reading.  Come spend an evening reading with your family! The Chicago themed night will have guest readers who will read a short book or a passage from a book.  Families will visit stations, read and do an activity related to what was read.  You earn…

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11Feb

Early Risers (Pinball) Grades 1-8 every Tuesday-Friday, 7:20-8am

17Jan

Discovery Sunday/Open House – Sunday, January 25th & Thursday, January 29th

8Jan

YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, Open Enrollment

  LEVEL 3 PERFORMANCE PROGRAM:  Open only to St. Edward 3rd-8th graders (as of September 2014).  Program begins JANUARY 23, 2015. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE, OR TO ENROLL NOW! LEVEL 2 “JUNIOR” PROGRAM – 2nd GRADERS ONLY:  A special “junior program” for 2nd graders.  Program begins FEBRUARY 13, 2015. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE, OR TO…

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9Dec

Family Sleepover – Splash, Snicker & Snooze

     

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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