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The Dialogue 3/3/2017

Updated on Mar 03, 2017 06:59 PM by Office, School
St. Catherine of Siena
The Dialogue
March 3, 2017
Stations of the Cross
Stations of the Cross, this Friday, March 3rd, will be at 2:15 PM and 7:30 PM. All other Friday's during lent, the Stations of the Cross will be at 2:15 PM and 7:00 PM. All are welcome! 
8th Grade Graduation Pictures
8th Grade Graduation pictures were sent home with students last week. The order form was due back today, Friday, March 3rd.Even if you are not placing an order, the form needs to be returned with the composite you would like for the 8th grade class picture. If your child will need a retake of his/her picture please note that on the form when you return it. Retakes for pictures has been scheduled for Tuesday, March 14th.
Picture Day for GBB, BVB, and Art Club on Tuesday, March 14th 
Team pictures for Girls Basketball, Boys Volleyball, and Art Club will take place on Tuesday, March 14th. Students should wear their team uniform to school that day and then bring their school uniform to change into after pictures. Art Club students if not in a sport should wear their school uniform. Envelopes have been sent home with students if you would like to place an order for the team picture. Envelopes need to be returned to school by Monday, March 13th.
Any 8th graders who need to take or retake their graduation pictures will also have their picture done on that day.   
Youth Mission Team Italian Dinner Fundraiser - Tonight!
The St. Catherine of Siena - Youth Mission Team will host a “Meatless” Italian Dinner for Lent tonight, Friday, March 3rd, 2017. Seating is from 5:30-7:00 pm in the school gym. The teens going on the mission trip will be your servers for the evening, many of whom are St. Catherine alumni. All proceeds from this event will help fund the mission trip. Please join the mission team after the dinner for Stations of the Cross at 7:30 in the Church. Meal includes: pasta, garlic bread, salad, beverage, and dessert. Please help support our teens as they raise funds to help families in Memphis, Tennessee this summer! If you would like to purchase tickets for the dinner, please contact Jessica Cranston at 847-426-2217. Walk-ins are welcome!
Mother/Son Event - WIndy City Bulls
Thank you to Susan Holland and Amy O'Brien for organizing this year's Mother/Son Event! The moms and sons will be heading to the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates tonight to cheer on the Windy City Bulls Basketball team.  The game starts at 7:00 PM. Have fun!!
Join us in Marching at the St. Patrick's Day Parade - March 11th (Flyer attached)
Attached please find information regarding St. Catherine's participation in the annual Thom McNamee Memorial St. Patrick's Day parade to be held on Saturday, March 11 at 11:00 a.m. Please consider joining in the fun! All students in Pre-K3- 8th Grade are welcome to attend. Families are invited to march along too!
Please contact Mrs. Johnson at johnsonmp@st-cath.net if you will be able to join us. Thank you!

The Daddy/Daughter event this year will be on March 18th in the school gym. A flyer was sent home with girls in all grades last week and is due back by Monday, March 6th. Reservations for this event are required! Hope to see you all there!
Save money on your tuition bill!
Looking to save money on your next tuition bill and raise money for the school? Many school families already participate in our TRIP program and earn back monthly rebates towards their tuition. Families order gift cards through the Great Lakes Scrip Program and receive back a rebate percentage on each card which is then applied towards tuition. We would love to add new families to this program! Friends and other family members can also participate to help earn rebates towards your tuition.
Create your own online TRIP account by signing up at https://www.shopwithscrip.com/ and place an order for next week to start earning money towards your tuition. The code to create an account is 2CL3966D181. Please have your TRIP order payment in the school office by 9:00 AM on Monday, March 6th. If you have any questions about the program, please contact the school office.
Ladywave Feeder Basketball Team 2017 - (Flyer attached)
Tryouts for this year's Ladywave Feeder Basketball team will take place this weekend and next at St. Edward's High School. All girls in grades 5th - 8th and encouraged to tryout. If you are interested in more information about times and dates please see the attached flyer or call/text Colin Dawson at (847)624-2047. St. Edward's girl's varsity basketball team recently finished 3rd in the State Finals! Come see what being a part of this program is all about! 

Important Dates:
  • Friday, March 3rd - Mission Trip Italian Dinner Fundraiser at School 5:30
  • Friday, March 3rd - Mother/Son Event at the Sears Centre at 6:30. Reservations Required.
  • Saturday, March 18th - Daddy Daughter Night 5:00 PM
  • Friday, March 24th - End of 3rd Quarter
  • March 27th - March 31st - Spring Break 
  • Monday, April 3rd -  Return to School