Wednesday, April 18th

SCHOOL NEWS:

School Dates:

  • No School: Friday, April 27th/Teacher Inservice
  • Early Dismissal: Friday, May 4th/Grandparents’ Day

Register Now for the Big Red Run-click here:  Saturday, May 19, 2018. Race begins 8:30am. All proceeds to benefit: St. Edward School, The Vietnam Veteran Of America Chapter #242 Chicago & Juvenile Diabetes.

Save the Date:  Saturday, May 12th – Willie Wonka, Spring School Theatre performance / show information posted soon.

Join us for 2018 St. Edward Girls Sports Recognition Night. Friday May 4, 2018 at Buckley Hall.  Flyer with details below.  Volunteers and RSVP’s needed.

Pass It On Donation Challenge – now through April 30th.  Flyer below with details.
Face off your clutter, clear the zone, and clean out your closets! Get the entire family involved in gathering gently-used clothes and household items, then go to any participating Goodwill Store & Donation Center between Saturday, April 1 and Sunday, April 30, 2018 OR Drop-off at St. Ed’s! Simply indicate your school name, city and number of items donated on the slip provided to you by the Goodwill Donation Attendant, and the school with the greatest number of items donated will receive a visit from a Chicago Blackhawks player. It’s that easy! Open to elementary and middle schools in the metropolitan Chicago territory only.

YOUTH PROGRAM NEWS:

Track & Field:  April 24th at Montrose Track, 4:30-7pm, April 28th at St. Ignatius and April 29th at Loyola (make up Meet)

Volleyball: Playoffs start Monday, April 23rd, all teams will participate.  Bracket/Tournament play to be posted soon.  Look at Big Red Nation Facebook page for details.

Softball:  There will be a one day Softball tournament for 7th & 8th Grade boys.  Dates/Info: TBD

Intramural Basketball: We are working on getting this information out soon!  It will be a short 2-3 week program.  Details out shortly.

PARISH NEWS:

Family Fully Alive Retreat/FAMILIES: We’re hosting a retreat for you April 29! E-mail Fr. Dom to RSVP (fatherdominicclemente@gmail.com) and join us for this exciting and fun retreat!

Retreat Schedule:
11:00am- Holy Mass in Church
12:00pm- Brunch in Unity Hall (below Church)
12:45- Begin Retreat, breakout session, and large group gatherings
4:00- End Retreat

Totus Tuus St. Edward Parish 2018 Summer Catechetical Youth Program.Totus Tuus is an Archdiocesan catechetical summer youth program led by a young adult team of college students who travel throughout the summer teaching the Gospel through catechetical instruction, Mass, sacraments, music, games, fun and more! Totus Tuus seeks to assist and supplement the work of parents and parishes towards a deeper understanding of our faith and the person of Jesus Christ.

  • Grades 1-6: Monday—Friday July 16—20, 2017 9:00 am—2:30 pm Cost: $30.00/Child
  • Grades 7-12 Sunday—Thursday July 15—19, 2017 7:00 —9:00 pm Cost: $15.00/Child Waived if child(ren) volunteer to help with the Grades 1-6 program
  • Register Now – Click Here

St. Edward Parish Book Club: Join our Book Club! “The Long Loneliness”, An Autobiography by Dorothy Day.  First meeting will be May 15th. All Book Club meetings are held in the Rectory Hall from 7:00 – 8:00 pm. For more details – click here.


NEW/RECENT FORMS:

Pass It On Donation Challenge 
Stock the Cellar 18

Girls Sports Recognition flyer2018

Drink for free Auction Form 80s
History Fair Flyer 
Totus-Tuus-flyer

Windy City Theatre Parent Reps_intro letter 

SMM – 2018 – Announcement
TRIP form 2018 Winter v1 (updated)
Pre-Registration Letter 2018
Pre-registration form 2018-2019
2018 Auction & 5K SponsorshipPackages
2018 Big Red Auction Donation Form
BIG RAD 80’s Auction TICKET FLYER 

Lunchroom Fees Letter Due 10012017
Liturgy Schedule 2017-2018
2017-2018Creative Corner/After School RegistrationForm
2017-2018Creative Corner ParentLetter
Family Directory Info Form

“FUN”DRAISING/UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • Aspire Testing – April 16th through the 24th
  • Big Red Auction, April 21st, 6 – 11:30pm
  • Woodwind, Brass and Percussion Recital, April 25th, 7pm
  • No School/Teacher Inservice Day, April 27th
  • Grandparents’ Day, May 4th, Early Dismissal
  • Flower Sale/Deals on Wheels, May 4th, 9am to Noon
  • Girls All Sports Recognition Night, May 4th, 7-10pm (gym)
  • SEPO Meeting. May 8th, 7:30pm (Lower Church Hall)
  • Talent Show, 7pm (Buckley Hall)

Thank you to our Auction & 5K Sponsors!

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