Vacation Bible School Registration is now open. Our Junior High Students can register to volunteer to help at the program. Go to the following link at https://vbspro.events/p/events/813385

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There are eight more yearbooks left for purchase at $20 each. If interested, please email Lisa Aliprandi at lisa@lisaeckertdesign.com

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Family School Association is offering a School Supply Kit program called 1st Day School Supplies! Orders are due by June 30th. 1st Day School Supplies will be handling this popular program for us this year. All the supplies are top quality, name brand products and there are lots of fun extras from Under Armour and Vera Bradley! Ordering is really simple at www.1stdayschoolsupplies.com. Everything you need is there and we have guaranteed delivery well before the start of school. If you have any questions please contact Brooke Williams at elliot.brooke.williams@gmail.com

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Carnival Day is tomorrow, Thursday, June 7th for our 1st - 7th grade students from 8:30am - 11:30am. We will be enjoying fun games created by the 7th graders in the parking lot. Here is information about the day including what to wear and bring: All students need to wear school uniform gym shorts 1st – 5th grade- wear uniform gym shirt 6th grade – wear kelly green shirt ( like Matthew Lewnard Volley 2018) 7th grade – wear shirt of their choice All students need to wear gym shoes Students should wear sunscreen as students will be outside for a few hours – please apply before school arrival Students can wear a hat Student can bring a waterbottle Looking forward to a great day!

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Our School Yearbooks for 2017-2018 went home with students who ordered. Thank you to Mrs. Aliprandi for all your time, talents and dedication in capturing the spirit of our school.

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Reminder from Mrs. Puszka: Please return your St. Raymond library books to school. Thank you!

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Just a reminder that there is no hot lunch or milk service next week. Please bring a lunch and drink to school each day. Friday, June 8th (last day of school) is a 12pm dismissal so there will be no lunch that day.

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Students or parents can stop by to check for any lost items in the lost and found in our cafeteria - lunchboxes, hats, fleeces, glassesSaints gear etc. We will donate any remaining articles at the end of the school year (Friday, June 8th). Thank you for your help.

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Our GAP Before and Afterschool Care Registration due by Friday, June 1st. Please turn in the form at the front office and pay the $100 registration fee on the website at wall.st-raymond.org/school (click on the top tab payment portal)

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Our GAP Before and Afterschool Care Registration due by Friday, June 1st. Please turn in the form at the front office and pay the $100 registration fee on the website at wall.st-raymond.org/school (click on the top tab payment portal)

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A message from Mrs. Puszka: Please return any St. Raymond School library books by this Friday, June 1st - thank you. Please sign up for the Summer Reading program at the Mt. Prospect Library this summer!

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Our GAP Before and Afterschool Care Registration due by Friday, June 1st. Please turn in the form at the front office and pay the $100 registration fee on the website at wall.st-raymond.org/school (click on the top tab payment portal)

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Our GAP Before and Afterschool Care Registration due by Friday, June 1st. Please turn in the form at the front office and pay the $100 registration fee on the website at wall.st-raymond.org/school (click on the top tab payment portal)

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UPDATE FOR TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY, MAY 30TH Tomorrow is Chicago Bears Day for the whole school as the Chairman of the Chicago Bears Organization, Mr. George McCaskey, will be visiting our school. He will be hosting a story time for our Kindergarten and 2nd grade students. Please wear a Bears jersey or shirt with your standard uniform. If you do not have Bears gear, please wear an orange or navy blue shirt.

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RED NOSE DAY AT ST. RAYMOND SCHOOL

Thanks to a generous alumni family, each student, school faculty member and parish staff member received a red nose as part of Red Nose Day. Students learned about program and how it benefits children in need around the US and the world. See RedNoseDay.org for more information.

#Noseson #RedNose #weareSRS

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Powerschool will be closed starting Thursday, May 24th at 5pm to prepare for 3rd trimester report cards. The Portal will reopen again on Friday, June 8th at 5pm.

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St. Raymond is proud to present Mary Poppins Jr. Opening night is tonight Thursday, May 24th at 7pm. Our other productions include Friday, May 25th at 7pm, Saturday, May 26th at 1pm and 7pm and Sunday, May 27th at 1pm and 7pm. Tickets are available at the door for $5 per ticket. We are so proud of the students involved! Bravo!

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St. Raymond is proud to present Mary Poppins Jr. Opening night is tonight Thursday, May 24th at 7pm. Our other productions include Friday, May 25th at 7pm, Saturday, May 26th at 1pm and 7pm and Sunday, May 27th at 1pm and 7pm. Tickets are available at the door for $5 per ticket. We are so proud of the students involved! Bravo!

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Just a reminder that there is no school on Friday, May 25th and Monday, May 28th for Memorial Day Weekend.

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The book fair is open until 7pm tonight - Wednesday, May 23. Please enter through the school front door ( door 1) on Elmhurst Avenue.

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SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST FOR 2018-2019 Attached is the school supply list for 2018-2019. If interested, parents can order kits per grade at www.1stdayschoolsupplies.com. Everything you need is there and we have guaranteed delivery well before the start of school. If you have any questions about 1st Day School Supply Kits. please contact Brooke Williams at elliot.brooke.williams@gmail.com

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The book fair continues today until 7pm, Wed. May 25th! Stop by any time to make sure your summer is filled with reading! Also, pick up your students' books from the summer reading list.

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Memorial Day Weekend Reminder - There is no school on Friday, May 25th and Monday, May 28th

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Our Summer Reading Book Fair starts today Tuesday, May 22nd from 12pm - 4pm and Tomorrow, May 23rd from 8am - 7pm. The books on the summer reading list are here as well as many other titles to enjoy!

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Our Summer Reading Book Fair starts today Tuesday, May 22nd from 12pm - 4pm and Tomorrow, May 23rd from 8am - 7pm. The books on the summer reading list are here as well as many other titles to enjoy!

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Make sure to include our Mary Poppins Jr. Musical in your weekend plans! Many of our students are part of this amazing production. Mary Poppins Jr. performances are Thursday- May 24th at 7pm, Friday - May 25th at 7pm, Saturday - May 26th at 1pm and 7pm and Sunday - May 27th at 1pm and 7pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5 each.

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Make sure to include our Mary Poppins Jr. Musical in your weekend plans! Many of our students are part of this amazing production. Mary Poppins Jr. performances are Thursday- May 24th at 7pm, Friday - May 25th at 7pm, Saturday - May 26th at 1pm and 7pm and Sunday - May 27th at 1pm and 7pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5 each.

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Updated Summer Reading List is attached. See you at our Summer Book Fair starting tomorrow Tuesday 12pm - 4pm and Wednesday, 8am - 7pm in the school library.

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This Thursday, May 24th is a Saints Out of Uniform Day - student's choice and school appropriate. Thank you for registering or letting us know your intent for 2018-2019! PLEASE NOTE: Your LAST step in registration for 2018-2019 is to create a tuition payment account on FACTS, our new tuition management company. Look for your FACTS tuition management invite emailed to you last week. (on 5/16/18) FACTS ACCOUNTS SHOULD BE MADE BY THURSDAY, MAY 24th

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Our Summer Book Fair starts tomorrow Tuesday 12pm - 4pm and Wednesday, 8am - 7pm in the school library. Summer reading books for our incoming K - 8th grade students will be available as well as other titles. Students will be visiting during the day as well.

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Our Summer Book Fair starts tomorrow Tuesday 12pm - 4pm and Wednesday, 8am - 7pm in the school library. Summer reading books for our incoming K - 8th grade students will be available as well as other titles. Students will be visiting during the day as well.

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Spirit Day raised over $320 for the Finding God In Popular Music event! Way to go Saints!

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iT’S TIME TO ORDER SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR NEXT YEAR! WE HAVE A NEW VENDOR! YAY! We’re really excited to have 1st Day School Supplies handling this popular program for us this year. All the supplies are top quality, name brand products and there are lots of fun extras from Under Armour and Vera Bradley! Ordering is really simple at  www.1stdayschoolsupplies.com. Everything you need is there and we have guaranteed delivery well before the start of school. If you have any questions please contact Brooke Williams at elliot.brooke.williams@gmail.com

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Please check your email for a message about our new FACTS tuition management system. Please set up your account by Thursday, May 24th. Please contact Nadine Scheller at 847-253-8555 or nadine.scheller@st-raymond.org for any questions.

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Please bring $1 and enjoy a Jeans Day on Friday, May 18th! Proceeds will support our parish event – FINDING GOD THROUGH POPULAR MUSIC THROUGH THE EYES OF TEENS. This event has been organized by Matt Meyer, St. Raymond Alum Class of 2017. He is working with Mr. Fife on the musical program. Jeans Day guidelines are as follows: – Wear a shirt with St. Raymond or Saints on it. If a student does not have Spirit Wear, a student may wear a solid T-shirt in SRS colors (red, black or white) or SRS uniform gym shirt. – Wear Jeans, Jeans shorts (no more than 2 inches above the knee), dark leggings/yoga pants with long shirt, St. Raymond Gym Sweatpants or St. Raymond Gym Shorts. Come on out on Sunday, May 20th at 7pm for the program.

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GOT 2 RUN FOR EDUCATION - SATURDAY, MAY 19TH AT 8AM Got 2 Run for Education 2.62 Mile Run/Walk or 8 K IS in downtown Arlington Heights on Saturday, May 19th at 8:00am. Many schools from the area will be part of the run, and last year we were one of the largest participating school! And the best part…St Raymond School will receive a portion of the fee (at least $10) for every student/family member that registers–Runners and Walkers! So, grab your shoes and your families and let’s have fun and RUN! To register, Please go to www.got2run.org and click on the registration tab. You can sign up at the race that morning. For any questions, please contact Melissa Sawadski at sawadskis@sbcglobal.net

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Our Summer Book Fair will be at St. Raymond next week Tuesday, May 22nd (12pm - 4pm) and Wednesday, May 23rd (8am - 7pm) in the school library. The books for summer reading will be available to purchase as well as others!

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Our Summer Book Fair will be at St. Raymond next week Tuesday, May 22nd (12pm - 4pm) and Wednesday, May 23rd (8am - 7pm) in the school library. The books for summer reading will be available to purchase as well as others!

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The Faculty and Staff of St. Raymond School thank our families for an amazing Teacher Appreciation Week! We enjoyed so many special treats and sweet surprises! Our Family and School Association organized our families to provide a "You Lift Us Up" themed week for our teachers. These included breakfast, desserts, salad bar lunch, afternoon snacks and boxed lunch. It was a wonderful week!

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The Faculty and Staff of St. Raymond School thank our families for an amazing Teacher Appreciation Week! We enjoyed so many special treats and sweet surprises! Our Family and School Association organized our families to provide a "You Lift Us Up" themed week for our teachers. These included breakfast, desserts, salad bar lunch, afternoon snacks and boxed lunch. It was a wonderful week!

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Stop by the Art Exhibit of all our students work between 6pm -6:45pm in the community room area. Thank you to Miss Polly!

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Bravo to our band students, Mrs. Burt and Mr. Ellis on a wonderful performance this afternoon. There is an evening performance at 7pm with a band bake sale!

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Thank you to our Family and School Association for the delicious salad bar today for Teacher Appreciation Week. Our faculty and staff enjoyed it!

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Calling all band alumni! Join the "Monster Band" during the 7pm performance on Thursday, May 10th. We had a great group join us last year!

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Our St. Raymond School Band Concert is tomorrow, Thursday May 10th with performances at 1:30pm and 7pm. The gym doors (door 26) will open for the 1:30pm performance at 1:10pm. Enjoy a treat at the Band Bake Sale for the evening performance. Between 6pm - 6:45pm, there will be an art exhibit of our students' work in the community room area.

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Our St. Raymond School Band Concert is tomorrow, Thursday May 10th with performances at 1:30pm and 7pm. The gym doors (door 26) will open for the 1:30pm performance at 1:10pm. Enjoy a treat at the Band Bake Sale for the evening performance. Between 6pm - 6:45pm, there will be an art exhibit of our students' work in the community room area.

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GAP REGISTRATION – DUE BY TUESDAY, JUNE 1ST St. Raymond School Guardian Angel Program (GAP) enrollment is our before and afterschool program for Preschool—8th grade students. Our GAP registration for the 2018-2019 school year is now starting. To reserve a spot for your student, please return the registration form and pay the $100 family registration fee by Tuesday, June 1st, 2018 (wall.st-raymond.org/school/payment-portal)

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Please join the Multi-Parish Living Rosary on behalf of Our Mothers Monday, May 14th at 7 pm at St Raymond de Penafort Church. We are looking for 11 or more individuals / families of all ages and 5 First Holy Communicants to lead the congregation in a prayer of the Rosary. We will create a moving Rosary by assembling around the Sanctuary and move as each prayer is said. A Prayer Card will be provided along with a Rose for Mary, Mother of Jesus. We will celebrate Mary, by Crowning her with a wreath of flowers. We invite everyone to come and pray for our Mother, Grandmother and other Mother figures in our lives. It is a special celebration this year with the New Feast Day of Mary, "Mother of our Church". Our prayer service will last approximately an hour and will be followed by hospitality in the Community Room. If you would like to participate or have questions, please reach out to Judy Czurylo via email womensclub@st-raymond.org or phone / text 847-323-7874

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Sign up for the Got 2 Run for Education Event on Saturday, May 19th @ 8am in Arlington Heights. To register, Please go to www.got2run.org and click on the registration tab. Early registration due May 13th. There was a big group last year participating who had a ton of fun! Join us!

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National Teacher Appreciation Week is this week May 7th - May 11th. Thank you to our Family and School Association for providing a special treat for the teachers each day this week. Today teachers enjoyed donuts and bagels with coffee this morning for " Wake Up with Breakfast" Day.

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Congratulations to our 7th grade Team 2 on their big win in the Boys Volleyball Conference Championship game! Way to go Saints! The gym was packed with St. Raymond fans!

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Congratulations to our 7th grade Team 2 on their big win in the Boys Volleyball Conference Championship game! Way to go Saints! The gym was packed with St. Raymond fans!

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The 7th Grade Boys Volleyball Team 2 team plays St. Francis for the NWCC championship at 5 p.m. on Sunday at St. Viator. Come on out to cheer the team on! Wear your Saints gear! Go Saints

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Matthew Lewnard Volley Tonight! 

Starts at 5:30pm! 

6th grade plays at 6pm

7th grade plays at 7pm

8th grade plays at 8pm



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Teachers are winning!

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Sorry upside down. 30-30

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Faculty-student volleyball game.

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MARY POPPINS JUNIOR AT ST. RAYMOND MAY 24 - 27 Make sure to include Mary Poppins Jr. Musical in your Memorial Day Weekend plans! Tickets are on sale after all masses this weekend! We are blessed to have so many students involved in the performances.

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The Matthew Lewnard shirts are in and are coming home with students who ordered today! Extra shirts are available in the front office for $8 each! Reminder - The volley is tomorrow Friday, May 4th starting at 5:30pm

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Join us for the fun on Friday, May 4th at Matthew Lewnard Volley starting at 5:30pm! In addition to amazing volleyball, there will be terrific raffle prizes and delicious concessions. The concessions will feature walking tacos and Capannari’s ice cream cups! Raffle prizes include a Nintendo Switch, MPGC rounds of golf, Skate Party at the CCC, Eagle Ridge golf weekend and much more. Volunteers are needed! Sign up on iVolunteer: http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/mlvflc_004

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National Teacher Appreciation Week is next week, May 7th - 11th. Our Family and School Association will be hosting some fun surprises for our teachers. If you are interested in volunteering, contact Laura Barbanente (lsbarba@yahoo.com).

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Our Matthew Lewnard Volley Tournament is this Friday, May 4th! There is a $1 Jeans Day for our Matthew Lewnard Volley Day. For $1, students can wear their Matthew Lewnard T-shirts, shirts that have St. Raymond, St. Raymond Spirit Wear shirts, red/black/white shirts or St. Raymond Gym Shirts. Jeans, St. Raymond gym pants or St. Raymond Gym shorts can be worn. Ordered shirts will be distributed on Thursday, May 3rd. There are a few extra shirts ordered. If interested, bring $8 to the front office and pick yours up.

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The 2018-2019 St. Raymond School Tuition Contract/ Enrollment Form is due today, Tuesday, May 1st by midnight. If you have not completed the contract, please do one of the following by midnight today: 1) Drop off the completed contract at the school or parish office. The school office is open today until 4pm and the parish office is open to 7:45pm. 2) Email the completed contract to Mrs. Scheller at Nadine.Scheller@st-raymond.org 3) Fax the completed contract to 847-253-8939 - attention: Mrs. Scheller. Please note: St. Raymond School Tuition Contract/Enrollment Forms received after May 1st will be assessed a late fee of $50.00/family. Thank you for your help.

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WE NEED YOUR PHOTOS FOR THE YEARBOOK! The yearbook is underway and we would love to include your images from this school year. Please sent them by Wednesday, May 2 to lisa@lisaeckertdesign . Please put the teachers name and grade in the subject line (this is very important!). Thank you!

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This afternoon we successfully completed a shelter in place drill with our students. We wanted to keep our parent community informed. Please let us know if you have any questions.

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Special lunch is tomorrow, Friday April 27th. Those that did not order should bring a lunch and drink as there is no hot lunch or milk service. For this special lunch day, students can bring a lunch from home or from an outside restaurant if Buona Beef was not ordered.

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We hope to see you today at Capannaris, Wed., April 25th from 3-9pm for our Scoop It Up Day. If you can not make it over, you can still support the Sale Date. Capannari’s introduces their brand NEW online gift card store to make it even easier to order. The gift cards MUST BE PURCHASED on APRIL 25th anytime from 12:01am-11:59pm to count towards our sales. This way you can stock up for the summer, even if you can’t get to Capannari’s in person on the sale date. Visit: https://www.capannaris.com/buy-gift-cards/

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The Multi-Parish Living Rosary is on Monday, May 14th at 7 pm at St. Raymond School. A Living Rosary is a prayer service where each person / family represents one of the beads of the rosary and leads the congregation in corresponding prayer. Our Parish Women's Club would like to invite all of the children of our parish an opportunity to participate in this year’s prayer service. There is a special invitation to the 2018 First Communicant’s to be lead the Our Father prayer. Added Benefit for 7th & 8th Graders and High Schoolers - Service Hours will be earned if participating. Please see the attached form and sign up to participate by Friday, May 4th.

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We hope to see you all tomorrow at Capannaris, Wed., April 25th from 3-9pm. If you can not make it over tomorrow night, you can still support the Sale Date. Capannari’s introduces their brand NEW online gift card store to make it even easier to order. The gift cards MUST BE PURCHASED on APRIL 25th anytime from 12:01am-11:59pm to count towards our sales. This way you can stock up for the summer, even if you can’t get to Capannari’s in person on the sale date. Visit: https://www.capannaris.com/buy-gift-cards/

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Don’t forget to place your order for yearbooks! Ordering started in August. If you have not ordered yet, please place your order at www.smarttuition.com by Wednesday, April 25. Parents can check if they have already placed an order by logging into Smart Tuition and clicking on My Billing Detail at the bottom.

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CELEBRATING EARTH DAY AT ST. RAYMOND SCHOOL Our 1st grade Daisy Troop planted flowers at our school and parish in honor of Earth Day!

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The flyer for this week is on the St. Raymond Website at Wall.st-raymond.org/school. See the top menu bar. 

This Wednesday, April 25th is our Scoop It Up Day at Capannari’s from 3-9pm! Come on out for some fun and to help us earn the title of “Coolest School”!

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See you at Portillo's tonight, Thursday, April 19th from 5pm - 8pm in Rolling Meadows. Show this flyer when you order!

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The 6th-, 7th-, and 8th-graders who will be participating in the Matthew Lewnard Volley on May 4th need to register to play by this Friday, April 20th. The registration fee of $10 includes a T-shirt. All others: The price for the T-shirt only will be $8 for children, teachers, and parents who won’t be participating in the game. First, please register or order a t-shirt on our payment portal by tomorrow at: https://bngn.smarttuition.com/?id=wqvgc2ghyo5#/home/

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SPRING SPORTS PHOTOS ARE TODAY, APRIL 19TH FOR GIRLS SOFTBALL, BOYS VOLLEYBALL AND TRACK - in the community room. Please arrive 15 minutes early in your uniform. SCHEDULE 4:50 5th Boys Volleyball 5:00 6th Boys Volleyball 5:10 7th Boys Volleyball 5:20 8th Boys Volleyball 5:30 Varsity Track (boys & girls) 5:40 JV Track (boys & girls) 5:50 5th/6th Girls Softball

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ST. RAYMOND 2018-2019 TUITION CONTRACT IS NOW AVAILABLE. Please review, initial/sign and return to your student's homeroom teacher by Tuesday, May 1st. We appreciate your support.

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DENNIS UNIFORM STORE IS CLOSING IN MT. PROSPECT ON SATURDAY, APRIL 28TH See flyer for more details.

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Portillo's Dine and Share is tomorrow, Thursday April 19th from 5pm - 8pm in Rolling Meadows Please bring the flyer or show it on your smart phone.

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Tomorrow, Tuesday April 17, is the last day to order Buona Beef Special Lunch. Choose from the following: 5” Italian Beef sandwich, Jumbo Hotdog, mostaccioli w/ marinara or cheese pizza Click here to order: http://wall.st-raymond.org/school/archives/161745 All orders include regular potato chips and a chocolate chip cookie For any questions, please contact Grace Clarke (gracepclarke@gmail.com) or Enza Haas (enzah79@gmail.com).

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The Friday Flyer is on the St. Raymond School website wall.st-raymond.org/school - see tab at the top. The Archdiocese of Chicago summative assessment: ACT: Aspire will be administered Tuesday, April 17th - Friday, April 20th from 8:05 am - 11:30 am. Students in grades 3rd-8th will be assessed in the areas of Reading, Math, English, Writing and Science. We ask that your student gets a good night sleep and healthy breakfast before testing. Please avoid scheduling appointments, vacations or anytime away from school for these testing dates. Also, students need to arrive on time to school as testing will begin at 8:05am promptly. We appreciate your cooperation!

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Please see the attached news release from the Mt. Prospect Police Department. It is a community alert regarding a suspicious incident involving a juvenile that occurred yesterday in Mt. Prospect.

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We honored our 8th grade boys volleyball team last night at our Pack the Gym event! Thank you to our students and coaches for representing St. Raymond School so well. Also, we celebrated Father Gilbert's birthday with the St. James team before the game! A big thank you to Mrs. Olson who has run the Pack the Gym events for 12 years!

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Progress reports went home with students today. There is no school tomorrow, Friday April 13th due to Professional Development. Enjoy your weekend!

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MATTHEW LEWNARD VOLLEY - FRIDAY, MAY 4TH Mark your calendars for our intergrade volleyball night at St. Raymond as we raise funds for Lurie Children's Hospital. 6th - 8th grade students: Please register for this event which includes a t-shirt to wear to school as well as to the game. Usually there is close to 100% student participation that evening! PS-5th: Come on out have fun cheering on our students on May 4th. Order your T-shirt to wear that day to school and the games. Orders and registrations are due by Friday, April 20th. Click here: https://bngn.smarttuition.com/?id=wqvgc2ghyo5#/home/ Any questions or to volunteer, please contact Ann Cantieri at ann.cantieri@st-raymond.org

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Friday, April 13th is a Professional Development Day for our teachers. There is no school for students that day.

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Special lunch from Buona Beef is on Friday, April 27th. Orders due on Tuesday, April 17th. Choose from 5” Italian Beef sandwich, Jumbo Hotdog or mostaccioli. All orders include regular potato chips and a chocolate chip cookie Click here to place your student’s order: http://wall.st-raymond.org/school/archives/161745 For any questions, please contact Grace Clarke (gracepclarke@gmail.com) or Enza Haas (enzah79@gmail.com).

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CHESS CLUB | Tuesdays starting April 10 grades K-8th grade Develop your child’s intellect through the fun game of chess! No previous knowledge of chess is necessary. Chess will meet on Tuesdays starting April 10 from 3:30-4:30. The session will cost $116 and will be open to grades K-8. There will be 8 weeks of class with the last class meeting on Tuesday, May 29. Go to https://www.chessscholars.com/signup to register with class code RAS4.10.18 and be sure to look at the flyer for full class details. Please contact Kelly Barbel at kbarbel@gmail.com with any questions.

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There is no school next Friday, April 13th due to a Faculty Professional Development Day. Thank you!

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Parents, this morning we successfully completed a lock down drill with Mt. Prospect Police present. This is an Illinois state mandated drill. We wanted to keep our parent community informed.

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Sign up for our new clubs starting in April! Saint Scoop Edition III 4th - 8th starts Thursday, April 5th - register at https://tinyurl.com/y7q3aqfw Chess Club K-8th grade starts Tuesday, April 10th - register at https://www.chessscholars.com/signup Golf Clinic 5th - 8th - starts Thursday, April 12th - register at https://tinyurl.com/yaxdf7rr

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Join us for the Easter basket blessing and Easter Egg Hunt at St. Raymond - Saturday, March 31st at 12:30pm

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Our next sessions of Chess Club (K-8th, Tuesday afterschool) and Saint Scoop (5th -8th, Thursday afterschool) are starting up again after spring break. See attached flyer for more details on Chess and click here to register: https://www.chessscholars.com/signup. Click here to register for Saint Scoop: https://tinyurl.com/y7q3aqfw

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Students will be on Spring Break from Monday, March 26th to Monday, April 2nd. School is closed during this time. School is back in session on Tuesday, April 3rd. Have safe and blessed days with family and friends!

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Thank you to our families for filling the lobby with Easter Baskets for Holy Family in Chicago! Our parent volunteers will be driving down the baskets on Wednesday, March 21st morning. Your generosity is so appreciated!

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Rice Bowl donations are due by Friday, March 23rd to the school office. The monies collected will go to help those in need most in our area & throughout the world. Also, bowls can also be returned at all masses for Palm Sunday March 24/25 at church.

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Please say thank you to our Crossing Guards as we honor them this week! We appreciate all their time and efforts in keeping us safe during arrival and dismissal.

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Please say thank you to our Crossing Guards as we honor them this week! We appreciate all their time and efforts in keeping us safe during arrival and dismissal.

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Our Easter basket collection is growing!!! Thank you! We received word that the basket will now be delivered on Wednesday morning, March 21st. Drop your donation off in the front office before then.

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We received a thank you note today from Andrew Clements, author of Frindle and many award winning children’s books! He loved his visit to St. Raymond School!

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Please drop off your Easter Basket donations in the school front office by Monday, March 19th. Our wonderful volunteers will be delivering the baskets to Holy Family on Tuesday. Here is where we are at as of Friday afternoon. Let’s fill the lobby for the children in Chicago!

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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day tonight at our Friday Fish Fry from 5pm - 8pm with Harrington's Corn Beef Dinners tonight. The Trinity Irish dancers will be performing at 7pm. Thank you to all our volunteers helping today especially our two organizers - Mrs. Libby Bullock and Mrs. Corrie Cogan!

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The baskets are coming in for our Holy Family Basket Drive. Thank you!! Donations are due by Monday, March 19th.

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Some shots from last year's St. Patrick's Day Fish Fry ... we had so much fun we're doing it again!

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Some shots from last year's St. Patrick's Day Fish Fry ... we had so much fun we're doing it again!

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Yearbook Club Photos on their way! Thank you to students for wearing their uniform today. For Friday, PS-5th grade please wear your full school uniform (not gym uniform) for classroom photos.

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Join us for St. Patrick's Fish Fry on Friday, March 16th from 5pm - 8pm!

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Our number of baskets are growing! Thank you to those that dropped them off today. We are still in need of more for the children of Holy Family Parish in Chicago. Please drop them off by Monday, March 19th.

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Thursday, March 15th – Yearbook Club and Classroom Photos – Students in K – 8th grade need to wear their school uniform (polo shirt/blouse, pants/skirt, etc) and not their gym uniform due yearbook photos. Friday, March 16th – Yearbook Classroom Photos – Students in grades K – 5th Grade need to wear their school uniform (polo shirt/blouse, pants/skirt, etc) and not their gym uniform due to photos

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Our Family and School Association meeting is at 7pm Tonight, Tuesday March 13 in the Leadership Room in The Parish Ministry Center. Enter through the Parish Office on the corner of I-oka and Milburn. See you there!

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Easter basket donations for children in need in Chicago are due by Monday, March 19th. Please help us fill our lobby with baskets - here is where we are at so far!

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Way to go Saints! Over 800 books were read at our St. Raymond School Read A Thon! It was a great day filled with fun activities centered around the importance of reading. The Mayor of Mt. Prospect and the Mt. Prospect Fire Chief were two of the celebrities that visited our school this day. There were guest readers from the Mt. Prospect library, our faculty and parish staff that shared favorite books with students. Thank you to Mrs. Puszka for all your work organizing this amazing day.

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Way to go Saints! Over 800 books were read at our St. Raymond School Read A Thon! It was a great day filled with fun activities centered around the importance of reading. The Mayor of Mt. Prospect and the Mt. Prospect Fire Chief were two of the celebrities that visited our school this day. There were guest readers from the Mt. Prospect library, our faculty and parish staff that shared favorite books with students. Thank you to Mrs. Puszka for all your work organizing this amazing day.

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Way to go Saints! Over 800 books were read at our St. Raymond School Read A Thon! It was a great day filled with fun activities centered around the importance of reading. The Mayor of Mt. Prospect and the Mt. Prospect Fire Chief were two of the celebrities that visited our school this day. There were guest readers from the Mt. Prospect library, our faculty and parish staff that shared favorite books with students. Thank you to Mrs. Puszka for all your work organizing this amazing day.

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The Friday Flyer is on the website. Check it out at wall.st-raymond.org/school. 

Donations for our Holy Family Easter Basket drive are due Monday, March 19th! Let’s fill our lobby with baskets for children in need.

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Report cards went home today with students. Please review with your student and return the signed report card envelop to your homeroom teacher.

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Parent Teacher Conferences are tomorrow, Friday March 9th. There is a 12pm dismissal tomorrow for our 1st - 8th grade students and no school for our Preschool - Kindergarten students.

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ST. PATRICK DAY FISH FRY - FRIDAY, MARCH 16TH Volunteers are needed for this super fun event! Sign up at straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/fishfry_2018

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Upcoming special uniform days... Thursday, March 8th - Out of Uniform Day - Students choice. This is for reaching our goal for the Holy Family Christmas Gift Drive. Friday, March 9th - Pajama Day or comfortable clothes for the Read A Thon

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The Friday Flyer is on the school website! Check it out - wall.st-raymond.org/school See the top tab for Friday Flyer link. See you at the Fish Fry tonight 5pm - 8pm!

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FISH FRY - TONIGHT, FRIDAY MARCH 2ND 5PM-8PM Join us for great food and fun atmosphere at the St. Raymond Fish Fry. Volunteer slots are still open - sign up at: http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/fishfry_2018

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RICE BOWL EFFECT AT ST. RAYMOND Each student in grade K-8th received a rice bowl. Please return to mass the weekend of March 24/25 or to the school front office.

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CPR/AED TRAINING - Wednesday, March 7 in the St. Raymond Community Room - good training for our coaches and any parent! TIME: 7pm (20 minute sessions-7pm/7:20pm/7:40pm) Presented by: The Mount Prospect Fire Email Mrs. Sawadski or Miss Mika at melissa.sawadski@st-raymond.org or sarah.mika@st-raymond.org

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Please join us for a parent presentation on Understanding and Reducing Your Child's Stress on Wednesday, February 28th at 7 p.m. in the Community Room. Family Health Expert, Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, Speaker & Author, Amanda Hinman, will provide some practical and simple ideas for all. Click on the attached flyer for more information.

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FISH FRY - FRIDAY, MARCH 2ND! Join us for our 2nd fish fry of the season from 5pm-8pm at. St. Raymond. There is 7pm Stations of the Cross this evening as well.

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EMPOWERMENT PROJECT - SUNDAY, MARCH 11TH 6pm - 8pm The Empowerment Project recognizes and honors the contributions of women in our lives  - be inspired! Girls, Women, Boys and Men - All Are Welcome

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Powerschool will be inaccessible starting Tuesday, February 27th as we prepare for the end of the trimester and report cards. Powerschool will be available again on Thursday, March 8th at 5pm as report cards will be sent home that day with students.

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Our 8th grade A girls basketball team and 7th grade girls basketball team are in the NWCC conference championship game for their grade! It is an amazing accomplishment to our program to have two teams in these games. The 8th grade play at 6:30pm and 7th grade play at 5:45pm at St. Viator today Sunday, February 25th. Come on out and cheer the girls to victory! Wear your Spiritwear! Admission is Free.

Girls Basketball Conference Championship Games:
8th Grade Girls A - at 6:30pm vs. St. Emily at St. Viator
7th Grade Girls A at 5:45pm vs St. Emily at St. Viator

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Our 8th grade A girls basketball team and 7th grade girls basketball team are in the NWCC conference championship game for their grade! It is an amazing accomplishment to our program to have two teams in these games. The 8th grade play at 6pm and 7th grade play at 5:45pm at St. Viator on Sunday, February 25th. Come on out and cheer the girls to victory! Wear your Spiritwear!

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ST. RAYMOND SCHOOL AT MT. PROSPECT LIBRARY ART EXHIBIT Stop by the Mt. Prospect Library this weekend to see our students' masterpieces displayed at their 75th anniversary Art Exhibit. Artwork from our school as well as others in Mt. Prospect will be shown throughout the library. Thank you to our Art teacher, Miss Polly, for all her efforts! The exhibit will run from Friday, February 23- Sunday, February 25

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ST. RAYMOND SCHOOL AT MT. PROSPECT LIBRARY ART EXHIBIT Stop by the Mt. Prospect Library this weekend to see our students' masterpieces displayed at their 75th anniversary Art Exhibit. Artwork from our school as well as others in Mt. Prospect will be shown throughout the library. Thank you to our Art teacher, Miss Polly, for all her efforts! The exhibit will run from Friday, February 23- Sunday, February 25

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LAST CHANCE TO PURCHASE TUITION RAFFLE TICKETS

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This message is from St. Raymond School. This is Ms. Ward, principal. I am calling to remind you that reregistration is due tomorrow, Friday, February 23rd, in order for your child or children to receive and out of uniform pass. I need to remind you that the Power School portal will be closed from Feb. 26th until March 8th for teachers to do their grades, March 8th students will get their report cards. We have moved to using Power School for our reregistration. This is not a long process, it is reviewing the current data in your child or childrens information. It is about a 2-3 minute process, no uploading any documents at all. I thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. We use this information for planning for the upcoming school year for staffing and material needs.

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We checked our numbers and some families have not yet reregistered. Please make sure to reregister by tomorrow, Friday February 23rd so your student can receive an out of uniform pass (date TBD). Students really enjoy this special treat so please reregister on Powerschool and turn in your forms to your student's homeroom teacher by tomorrow. Note: Once you log onto Powerschool, it only takes a minute to verify or updated the already populated information. Please contact the front office at 847-253-8555 or stop in if you have any questions.

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Reregistration Packets went home for current families. Families with PS - 2nd grade also received Powerschool log in information in their packet All students who have been registered or have notified the admissions office of their intent for 2018-2019 by Friday, February 23, 2018, will receive a SAINTS PASS for an out of uniform day. Click on reregistration icon on our School webpage for the packet. wall.st-raymond.org/school

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Reregistration Packets went home for current families. All students who have been registered or have notified the admissions office of their intent for 2018-2019 by Friday, February 23, 2018, will receive a SAINTS PASS for an out of uniform day. Click on reregistration icon on our School webpage for the packet. wall.st-raymond.org/school

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ENTER THE $5,000 TUITION RAFFLE - DRAWING ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24TH

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There is no school on Monday, February 19 in honor of President's day.

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ENJOY A DAY OF FUN WITH ST. RAYMOND FAMILY AND FRIENDS AT THE WOLVES GAME – March 11th at 3pm. Please register by today Saturday, February 17th. A special block of seats are reserved for our group. Along with a ticket, each person will receive a Wolves Hat. Please register and pay at -https://bngn.smarttuition.com/?id=mh4xczyruwi#/home/

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We are pleased to share your child’s AIMSweb winter testing results.  Reports are going home today with students in K-8th grade. If you have any questions regarding the AIMSweb testing results, please feel free to contact your child’s homeroom teacher.

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Please bring in your silent auction donations for your grade themed baskets by Tuesday, February 20th. We are in need of more donations to make these baskets amazing! Please contact Kendra Polizze for any questions at kpollizze@yahoo.com

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There is no school on Friday, February 16 and Monday, February 19 for Presidents Day Weekend. Enjoy your weekend.

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Volunteers are needed to count box tops today Thursday, Feb 15th afterschool. Please sign up at http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/event_012 Meet in the school front office. Any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Julie Smithe at jooles74@sbcglobal.net or Sue Schram at sueschram@gmail.com

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Did you know if takes over 100 volunteers to put on the fish fry? We need your help! Volunteers are needed for this week's Fish Fry on Friday, February 16th. Thursday, Food Prep Friday, Set-Up, Servers, Bartenders, Raffle Ticket Sales, Kitchen, and Take Down just to name a few. Volunteering for the Fish Fry is a great JR High Service Project. Please sign up at http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/fishfry_2018 or contact the Parish Ministry Center at 847-253-8600. Thank you, Libby Bullock and Corrie Cogan

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Join us for the Black, White and Fun Gala on Saturday, February 24th

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Flyers went home about our silent auction baskets donations! Please check out the list of items needed to make a fun silent auction package for your grade at the Black, White and Fun Gala. If you have any questions email Kendra Pollizze at kpollizze@yahoo.com. Donations can be dropped off at the PMC by Friday, February 16 to Kendra’s attention.

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Big congratulations to our 8th grade A boys basketball team on their championship win at the Northwest Catholic Conference Tournament on Sunday. The last time our school won this tournament was 2010. Great job to our Saints on this amazing achievement. Fr. Gilbert was there to help celebrate the victory!

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Big congratulations to our 8th grade A boys basketball team on their championship win at the Northwest Catholic Conference Tournament on Sunday. The last time our school won this tournament was 2010. Great job to our Saints on this amazing achievement. Fr. Gilbert was there to help celebrate the victory!

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Our first Fish Fry of the lenten season is this Friday, February 16th 5pm - 8pm. Adult and junior high volunteers are needed. Please consider helping to make this parish wide event a success. We can't do it without you! Sign Up here: http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/fishfry_2018

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Our first Fish Fry of the lenten season is this Friday, February 16th 5pm - 8pm. Adult and junior high volunteers are needed. Please consider helping to make this parish wide event a success. We can't do it without you! Sign Up here: http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/fishfry_2018

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REMINDER - Our 8th Grade A boys basketball team will be playing in the conference tournament championship game on Sunday, Feb 11th at 6:30 pm at St. Viator. Come out and cheer on the Saints!!! Wear your Spiritwear!

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Check out the Flyer at wall.st-raymond.org/school and click on the top menu. Reregistration Packets went home this week for current families. All students who have been registered or have notified the admissions office of their intent for 2018-2019 by Friday, February 23, 2018, will receive a SAINTS PASS for an out of uniform day. Click on reregistration icon on our School webpage for the packet.

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Our 8th Grade A boys basketball team will be playing in the conference tournament championship game on Sunday, Feb 11th at 6:30 pm at St. Viator. Come out and cheer on the Saints!!!  Wear your Spiritwear!

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There is no school tomorrow, Friday February 9th for Professional Development. The school office will be closed. Have a great weekend!

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Register now for Spring Sports for Boys Volleyball, Girls Softball and Track and Field for 5th - 8th grade. Please register at the Athletics website: www.srsathletics.org Boys Volleyball has a deadline of Sunday, Feb 11th. The number of teams are due per grade to the conference.

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Pack the gym for 8th girls basketball is tonight Wednesday with 7pm and 8pm games at St. Raymond. Our 8th graders and parents will be honored in between these games. We are proud of our student athletes!!

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See you tonight at McTeacher Night Wednesday, Feb 7th 5pm - 8pm near Randhurst. Our teachers will be helping in various roles at McDonald's tonight like front counter, drive thru and ice cream machine operator. 20% of sales comes back to St. Raymond. Join in on the fun!

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See you tonight at McTeacher Night Wednesday, Feb 7th 5pm - 8pm near Randhurst. Our teachers will be helping in various roles at McDonald's tonight like front counter, drive thru and ice cream machine operator. 20% of sales comes back to St. Raymond. Join in on the fun!

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ENJOY A DAY OF FUN WITH ST. RAYMOND FAMILY AND FRIENDS AT THE WOLVES GAME - March 11th at 3pm. A special block of seats are reserved for our group. Along with a ticket, each person will receive a Wolves Hat. Payments & Ticket Info-Please go to wall.st-raymond.org/school/payment-portal DEADLINE – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17th (ALL PAYMENTS ARE FINAL)

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Good luck to our teams playing tonight at St. Raymond in the boy basketball playoffs! 5:30 p.m. St. Raymond 7th Grade A vs. St. James at St. Raymond 7:30 p.m. St. Raymond 8th Grade A vs. St. Anne at St. Raymond Great season to our 8th Grade AA and 7th Grade AA teams that finished their seasons yesterday in close, competitive games!

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Mc Teacher Night on Wednesday, February 7th 5pm - 8pm. Come on out with family and friends for a fun time at at McDonalds on Rand in Mt. Prospect. Teachers will be helping with a variety of roles like in the drive thru, sundae machine, front counter and even dressed like a McDonald's pie! Please bring the attached form when you order.

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Mc Teacher Night on Wednesday, February 7th 5pm - 8pm. Come on out with family and friends for a fun time at at McDonalds on Rand in Mt. Prospect. Teachers will be helping with a variety of roles like in the drive thru, sundae machine, front counter and even dressed like a McDonald's pie! Please bring the attached form when you order.

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The second Box Tops for Education contest is underway! This is an easy way for everyone to help raise money for our school. Our second contest runs through Thursday, February 8!

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Friday Flyer is on the school website at wall.st-raymond.org/school. Look at the top row of tabs. 

Reminder. There is No school on Friday, February 9th for Professional Development.

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MCTEACHER NIGHT - WED, FEB 7TH 5:00-8:00 p.m. Bring your family and friends on this special night to help raise money for St. Raymond Join us at McDonald’s - 13 W. Rand Rd.Mount Prospect. Bring the attached flyer!

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MCTEACHER NIGHT - WED, FEB 7TH 5:00-8:00 p.m. Bring your family and friends on this special night to help raise money for St. Raymond Join us at McDonald’s - 13 W. Rand Rd.Mount Prospect. Bring the attached flyer!

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Tomorrow, Friday Feb 2nd is our last day of Catholic Schools Week! We will be celebrating our Families. Students should dress in red, white and blue as part of an out of uniform day - student's choice, school appropriate. Please bring in any donations for our Veteran Kits by tomorrow. There will be an assembly to present the donations to Military Outreach USA.

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Tomorrow, Friday February 2nd is Special Lunch from Culver's. Students that did not order special lunch, please bring in your own lunch and drink as there will be no hot lunch or milk service from Gourmet Gorilla. Also for this special lunch day, students can bring in a lunch from an outside restaurant if Culver's was not ordered.

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JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH St. Raymond School will be hosting JA in a Day and volunteers are still needed for Junior Achievement Day (8:30AM – 12PM ) on Thursday, February 8th for Kindergarten – 8th grade. All materials and lessons are provided. Contact the school front office to sign-up to volunteer in your student’s classroom!

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Tomorrow, Thursday, Feb 1st is Celebrate Your Teacher - "Hats Off To Our Teachers"! Please wear your favorite hat to school with your regular uniform.

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As a community, we’ve reached $3,015 of our $10,000 goal!

There is still time to make a gift and spread the word about supporting our St. Raymond School technology. Just a reminder - The Day of Giving ends tomorrow, January 31st at 8:00 a.m. Together, we can give the gifts of education and technology to our students and prepare them for living in the 21st https://wall.giving.factsmgt.com

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As a community, we’ve reached $3,015 of our $10,000 goal!

There is still time to make a gift and spread the word about supporting our St. Raymond School technology. Just a reminder - The Day of Giving ends tomorrow, January 31st at 8:00 a.m. Together, we can give the gifts of education and technology to our students and prepare them for living in the 21st https://wall.giving.factsmgt.com

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Reminder about our Veteran Service Project – bring in your donations by Friday! We received some great donations today – two baskets with all the items on the list – wow! Thank you for helping our Veterans who are staring a new home.

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Reminder about our Veteran Service Project – bring in your donations by Friday! We received some great donations today – two baskets with all the items on the list – wow! Thank you for helping our Veterans who are staring a new home.

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DAY OF GIVING UPDATE - $2,395 RAISED Thank you to all who have given so far in the Many Gifts, One Nation: A Day of Giving event. 4.5 hours have passed and so far, we have already reached $2,395 of our $10,000 goal! We have 19.5 hours left to meet our goal, so please remember to make your gift and spread the word. Show your Saints spirit today! https://wall.giving.factsmgt.com #GivingdaySRS #csw2018

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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 31ST - CELEBRATING OUR STUDENTS Tomorrow, Wednesday Jan 31st, is Celebrating Our Students for Catholic Schools Week! It is an out of uniform day - student's choice, school appropriate. Also, K-8th grade will enjoy a Cultural Arts performance, "Fingertips", and a NO homework day.

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DAY OF GIVING FOR ST. RAYMOND SCHOOL TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM - TUESDAY, JANUARY 30TH Today is Many Gifts, One Nation: A Day of Giving to Catholic Schools. Be part of this one day only on-line giving campaign. Make a fit and share with friends! Visit the following link: https://wall.giving.factsmgt.com #GivingdaySRS #csw2018

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Look for a special treat at drop off for our families! Happy Catholic Schools Week!!

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Look for a special treat at drop off for our families! Happy Catholic Schools Week!!

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TUESDAY, JAN 30TH - CELEBRATING OUR VOCATIONS Tomorrow is our all school Catholic Schools Week mass at 8:15am hosted by 1st graders. We are celebrating vocations. Student will wear regular uniforms tomorrow.

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Our Veteran Service Project starts today to collect household items for Veterans moving into a new place to live. It is small things like a bottle of windex or a tube of toothpaste that really helps these men and women that were part of our US Military and are starting a new life. Please make the collection baskets in each homeroom overflow – it will really make a difference! Please bring in your items by Friday, February 2nd.

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DAY OF GIVING STARTS TOMORROW, JANUARY 30TH AT 8AM Tomorrow, January 30th at 8am marks the start of Mary Gifts, One Nation: A Day of Giving to Catholic Schools. Please make your gift to St. Raymond School Technology Drive. Your support will help give today's students an outstanding and faith-filled academic experience. Visit: https://wall.giving.factsmgt.com #GivingdaySRS #csw2018

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PACK THE GYM TONIGHT FOR 8TH GRADE BOYS Pack the Gym is tonight, Monday January 29th for our 8th graders. The 8th grade AA team plays at 7pm and the A team plays at 8pm. Our 8th grade players and parents will be honored before the 8pm game. Thank you for representing St. Raymond School! Come on out and cheer them to victory.

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Catholic Schools Week begins! Join us for mass at 9:30am and then open house from 10:45am - 12:45pm. Wear your uniform please. #CSW2018 #weareSRS

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REMINDER: We will be celebrating Catholic Schools Week on Sunday, January 28th at 9:30am mass. To show our St. Raymond pride, please have your student wear their school uniform to Mass. Please invite your neighbors and friends who may be interested in St. Raymond School to also join us for the Catholic Schools Week Open House on Sunday, January 28th following 9:30 am Mass. Enjoy hospitality in the cafeteria and stop by the Used Uniform Sale in the Faculty Lounge.

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Congratulations to our semi-finalists in 5th-8th grade that participated in the St. Raymond Geography Bee. Our winner, Henry K., will advance to the next level of competition. Well done Saints! #weareSRS #geobeerocks

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The Friday Flyer is in the St. Raymond Website at wall.st-raymond.org/school. See information about Catholic Schools Week start Sunday with 9:30am mass.

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2018-2019 APPLICATIONS FOR NEW STUDENTS - NOW ACCEPTED St. Raymond School is accepting applications for NEW students for all grades (Preschool – 8th Grade). Go to http://wall.st-raymond.org/school/admissions for an application or stop by the front office. Re-registration for current students will occur in February. For questions,  please contact Mrs. Cunningham (new preschool or kindergarten students) at colleen.cunningham@st-raymond.org or 847-253-8555  or Mrs. Scheller (1st - 8th Grade new students) at nadine.scheller@st-raymond.org or 847-253-8555  x 192.

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We will be celebrating Catholic Schools Week on Sunday, January 28th at 9:30am mass. To show our St. Raymond pride, please have your student wear their school uniform to Mass. Please invite your neighbors and friends who may be interested in St. Raymond School to also join us for the Catholic Schools Week Open House on Sunday, January 28th following 9:30 am Mass. Enjoy hospitality in the cafeteria and stop by the Used Uniform Sale in the Faculty Lounge.

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DAY OF GIVING - TUESDAY, JANUARY 30TH St. Raymond School is pleased to participate in the online giving campaign: Many Gifts, One Nation: A Day of Giving to Catholic Schools. Scheduled for January 30, 2018 to January 31, 2018, this is a time for individuals to give to their local Catholic school. This national day of philanthropy and camaraderie will invite all people, across the country, who have been impacted by Catholic school education in ways big and small to financially donate at a local level. Support St. Raymond School and share our post on Facebook with friends! #weareSRS #CSW2018

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Check out the Black, White and Fun Gala at www.st-raymond.org. Enter the Tuition Raffle, donate to the Silent Auction gift baskets by grade and get in your reservations for the big night on Saturday, February 24th at Rolling Green Country Club.

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Check out the Black, White and Fun Gala at www.st-raymond.org. Enter the Tuition Raffle, donate to the Silent Auction gift baskets by grade and get in your reservations for the big night on Saturday, February 24th at Rolling Green Country Club.

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Check out the Black, White and Fun Gala at www.st-raymond.org. Enter the Tuition Raffle, donate to the Silent Auction gift baskets by grade and get in your reservations for the big night on Saturday, February 24th at Rolling Green Country Club.

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Catholic Schools Week is coming up next week Jan 28th - Feb 2. Please see all the activities planned including dress code of the week. Our Veterans Service Project "Move-In essentials" collection starts on Monday.

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Catholic Schools Week is coming up next week Jan 28th - Feb 2. Please see all the activities planned including dress code of the week. Our Veterans Service Project "Move-In essentials" collection starts on Monday.

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SWEET DREAMS PJ DANCE PARTY - FRIDAY, JAN 26TH FOR PRESCHOOL - 5TH GRADE PS - 5th graders - Please pre-register for the dance at https://bngn.smarttuition.com/?id=eat55di0jth#/home/ 6th - 8th graders - Volunteer to help at the dance on the link - http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/ps5_sweetdreamspajamaparty

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JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH St. Raymond School will be again hosting JA in a Day and volunteers are needed for Junior Achievement Day (8:30AM – 12PM ) on Thursday, February 8th for Kindergarten – 8th grade. All materials and lessons are provided. Contact Mrs. Kendall, Our Junior Achievement School Coordinator, or our school front office to sign-up to volunteer in your student’s classroom! Please contact Mrs. Kendall at mkendall@jachicago.org or 708.456.1400 x227

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LITTLE CAESARS PIZZA KITS! NOW THROUGH TUESDAY, JANUARY 23 PICKUP WILL BE FEBRUARY 2 Order for your Super Bowl party or an easy dinner, and help us earn money for school field trips. Contact Jennifer Hong with any questions: jdadivashong@gmail.com Go to www.PizzaKit.com Click on -"Products" then "Shop for Kits" Select either- "Ship Order to the Group" or "Ship Order to Me"(via UPS for an additional fee) Our Fundraiser ID # is 334879

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JOEY SYKES CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY, JAN 21ST - GAMES FROM 12:15 TO 5:15PM

Today is championship Sunday for the Joey Sykes Tournament! St. Raymond School Gold team is playing in the quarter finals at 1:30pm so come on out and cheer them on. Raffle prizes will be drawn at the 5:15pm game. 
#weareSRS #gostrayssaints
 
Here is the game line up: 

Gold Division

12:15pm - OLPH vs Lincoln 

1:30pm - River Trails vs St Raymond @ 1:30

5:15pm - Championship Game Gold Division

Silver Division

2:45pm - 3rd Place Game - OLPH vs St Emily

4pm - Championship Game Silver Division- St Peter Lutheran vs Lincoln

3 Point Shootout Finals (prior to championship game @ 5:15)

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PACK THE GYM FOR JOEY FRIDAY, JAN 19TH - The 8th grade silver team plays at 7pm and the gold team plays at 8pm. Come on out for great basketball and a chance to win amazing prizes including 4 tickets to the Chicago Bulls game, Nintendo Switch, Lenovo Star Wars Jedi Challenge and more. There is a bake sale sponsored by Quiz Bowl and Maui Wowi smoothies. All proceeds will be donated to Bear Necessities Pediatrics Cancer Foundation.

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Please place your order for Culver’s Special Lunch coming up on Friday, February 2nd. Orders are due by Friday, January 19th. Late orders can not be accepted! Choose between cheeseburgers, hamburgers, or chicken tenders. Chips are included. Student can enjoy a chocolate or vanilla custard or applesause. Click here to place your order (payment due when ordering): wall.st-raymond.org/school/archives/161254

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JOEY SYKES T-SHIRT ORDERS WENT HOME TODAY! We have extra shirts in the office for sale for $11 - check out the cool color this year!

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$1 SPIRIT DAY AND PACK THE GYM – FRIDAY, JAN 19th On Friday, January 19th, students will have a Joey Sykes $1 Spirit Day at school! If students participate in Spirit Day, they can wear the following to school: – Joey Sykes T-Shirt, St. Raymond Basketball Uniform jersey, Spirit Wear or shirt with St. Raymond or Saints on it. If a student does not have Spirit Wear, a student may wear a solid T-shirt in SRS colors (red, black or white) or SRS uniform gym shirt – Jeans, dark leggings or stretch pants with a long shirt, SRS uniform gym sweatpants, or SRS spiritwear pants. Pack the Gym on Friday - St. Raymond Teams play on Friday night at 7pm Silver vs. Queen of the Rosary and 8pm Gold vs. Queen of the Rosary. Come on out for great basketball, Maui Wowi Fruit Smoothies, bake sale by Quiz Bowl and more!

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We are still in need of volunteers for the upcoming Joey Sykes tourney especially for our Lincoln games on Thursday and Friday. Score keepers Admission Concession Raffle ticket sales (great for junior high) Here are the links: http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/joeysykesadmissionsconcessions_2018 http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/joeysykesscorekeepingsetup_2018

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LITTLE CAESARS PIZZA KITS! NOW THROUGH TUESDAY, JANUARY 23 PICKUP WILL BE FEBRUARY 2 Order for your Super Bowl party or an easy dinner, and help us earn money for school field trips. Contact Jennifer Hong with any questions: jdadivashong@gmail.com

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LITTLE CAESARS PIZZA KITS! NOW THROUGH TUESDAY, JANUARY 23 PICKUP WILL BE FEBRUARY 2 Order for your Super Bowl party or an easy dinner, and help us earn money for school field trips. Contact Jennifer Hong with any questions: jdadivashong@gmail.com

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4 tickets to the Bulls Game were added to the Joey Sykes Raffle Prizes. These seats are 5 rows from the court on Sunday, January 28th 2:30pm vs. Milwaukee Bucks ($650 value). Thank you to Links Technology for the donation! Buy raffle tickets at all the games this Thursday - Sunday!

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Joey Sykes Tournament Update Please see the website for all the details on the tournament: http://www.srsathletics.org/joey-sykes-2018 Our teams are playing Thursday, Jan 18th at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm as well as for Pack the Gym on Friday, Jan 19th at 7pm and 8pm. $1 Spirit Day on Friday, Jan 19th. Check out to the amazing raffle prizes - tickets on sale at the games! 4 Tickets to the Bulls game - 5 rows from the court - Sunday, Jan 28th vs. Milwaukee Bucks at 2:30pm Nintendo Switch ($300 value) Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa Golf Weekend Lenovo Jedi Challenge ($200 value) Golf foursome @ Mt. Prospect Golf Course Bears and Hawks Memorabilia ABT $100 Gift Card Michael Jordan Framed Photos DynaPeak Pilates Classes And other prizes including: Emerson Gift Card, Moretti’s Gift card, Jimmy John’s Sub Package, Buffalo Wild Wings Gift Card, Mr. Beef Pizza, and St. Raymond Spirit Wear

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SPECIAL LUNCH CULVER'S - FRIDAY, FEB. 2ND Please place your order for Culver’s Special Lunch coming up on Friday, February 2nd. Orders are due by Friday, January 19th. Late orders can not be accepted! Choose between cheeseburgers, hamburgers, or chicken tenders. Chips are included. Student can enjoy a chocolate or vanilla custard or applesause. Click here to place your order (payment due when ordering): wall.st-raymond.org/school/archives/161254

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The Friday Flyer is on the school website. No School on Monday for Martin Luther King Day!

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Joey Sykes $1 Spirit Day is on Friday, January 19th. Wear your Joey Sykes T-shirt that day to school. Orders for the shirts are due today, Wednesday, Jan 10th. Order on-line at https://www.sportsemporium.net Go to Schools/Club

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There is a Family and School Association meeting tonight Tuesday, January 9th at 7pm in the community room. Please join us as we start 2018!

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The Joey Sykes Tournament is Jan 18-21 hosted by St.Raymond! Please order your Joey Sykes T-shirts by this Wednesday, January 10th. There will be a $1 Spirit Day on Friday, January 19th. Please click on the link: www.sportsemporium.net and please include your student’s homeroom with your order.

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Happy New Year 2018! The Friday Flyer is on the St. Raymond School Website at wall.st-raymond.org/school. Click on the top menu.

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Happy New Year 2018! The Friday Flyer is on the St. Raymond School Website at wall.st-raymond.org/school. Click on the top menu.

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Faculty and staff of St. Raymond School!! The Friday Flyer is on the website at wall.st-raymond.org/school click on the Friday Flyer tab on the top

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It must be close to Christmas as we have had a few Santa sightings today!

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It must be close to Christmas as we have had a few Santa sightings today!

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Make sure to mark your calendars for the 14th Annual Joey Sykes St. Raymond Basketball Tournament - Thursday, January 18th - 21st. Get your gear by ordering on-line before Tuesday, Jan 9th at www.sportsemporium.net There is a $1 jeans day planned for Friday, January 19th.

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Friday, December 22nd is the last day of school before Christmas Break. On Friday, student can wear Christmas Accessories to School with their school uniform – including socks, hats, jewelry, hair ribbons etc. Students will start back to school on Monday, January 8th, 2018

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY FOR STUDENTS We are in need of volunteers to help create the water and chalk kits for the Feast of the Epiphany. Join the team! We will be meeting in the Community Room Thursday, January 4, 2018 10:00 AM — 12:00 PM Please RSVP to Ms. Ward maryeileen.ward@st-raymond.org

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Christmas Band Concert is today at 1:30pm Thursday, Dec 14th in the gym. Please enter through the gym doors (door 26 on Lincoln). Doors will open at 1pm for our guests to sign in. There is an evening performance at 7pm tonight. Thank you to our band members, Mrs. Burt and Mr. Ellis for all their time and efforts.

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Christmas Band Concert is today at 1:30pm Thursday, Dec 14th in the gym. Please enter through the gym doors (door 26 on Lincoln). Doors will open at 1pm for our guests to sign in. There is an evening performance at 7pm tonight. Thank you to our band members, Mrs. Burt and Mr. Ellis for all their time and efforts.

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Our Holy Family parish gifts are growing here! Thank you to all that donated. The last day to donate is Monday, December 18th. Our goal is 250 unwrapped gifts for children in need.

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Our Christmas Band Concert is Thursday, December 14th at 1:30pm and 7pm. Performances will include all our 4th through 8th grade bands including cadet, intermediate, concert, jazz and stixx drum line. Join us for a wonderful program of music and Christmas cheer!

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Our Christmas Band Concert is Thursday, December 14th at 1:30pm and 7pm. Performances will include all our 4th through 8th grade bands including cadet, intermediate, concert, jazz and stixx drum line. Join us for a wonderful program of music and Christmas cheer!

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Our Student Leadership Club is organizing a fun count down to Christmas for our students. Each day students will be participating in events and fun activities leading up to Christmas. There are two days where students will have the chance to wear Christmas items at school: Tomorrow - Tuesday, December 12th – Wear a Santa/Elf Hat or Antlers to School with your school uniform Friday, December 22nd – Wear Christmas Accessories to School with your uniform Looking forward to a Merry Christmas!

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Kate Conlon Update: St. Raymond 8th Grade girls are playing for the Bronze Division Championship game at 1:30pm vs. St. Luke. Let's Pack the Gym and Wear Red! Games at St. Raymond run all day from 12:15pm - 6:30pm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ RAFFLE NEWS Purchase your raffle tickets at the games! The drawing will be held after the 5:15pm Silver 3rd place game (around 6:30pm). Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5.

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Kate Conlon update:

Our Silver Division Team plays at 10am at St. Viator this morning, Saturday Dec 9. Go Saints!!

Our Bronze Division Team plays in the Championship game at 1:30pm Sunday, Dec 10 at St. Raymond. 

Come on out to cheer them on!

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More Kate Conlon this weekend! Both of our teams won their games last night. Our Silver Div. St. Raymond Team plays today, Friday at 8pm at St. Raymond School. Our Bronze Div. St. Raymond team plays today, Friday at 9pm Lincoln. Come on out for some great basketball, raffles and concessions! Go Saints!

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More Kate Conlon this weekend! Both of our teams won their games last night. Our Silver Div. St. Raymond Team plays today, Friday at 8pm at St. Raymond School. Our Bronze Div. St. Raymond team plays today, Friday at 9pm Lincoln. Come on out for some great basketball, raffles and concessions! Go Saints!

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Correction on game time for tonight, Thursday for our St. Raymond Team: Our Bronze Div. St. Raymond Team plays at 7pm at St. Raymond tonight, Thursday, Dec 7th and not 6pm. Mark your calendar for other times: 8th Grade Silver Division St. Raymond Team · Thursday, Dec. 7 – 6:30pm @ Lincoln Middle School (vs. Holy Family) · Friday, Dec. 8 – 8:00pm @ St. Raymond (vs. Mary Seat of Wisdom) · Saturday, Dec. 9 – 10:00am @ St. Viator (vs. Sacred Heart) 8th Grade Bronze Division St. Raymond Team · Thursday, Dec. 7 – 7:00pm @ St. Raymond (vs. St. Joseph) · Friday, Dec. 8 – 9:00pm @ Lincoln Middle School (vs. OLPH) · Game #3 – Sat. or Sun. TBD Go Saints!

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Volunteers are needed for today Thursday for Admission at Lincoln and scorekeeping for Friday at Lincol.Check out the iVolunteer for all openings. Thank you to those that have volunteered. Get involved in one of our biggest fundraisers. http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/kateconlonscorekeepingsetup_2017 http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/kateconlonadmissionsconcessions_2017

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The Kate Conlon Tournament starts today! Please see the following link for details and schedules: http://www.srsathletics.org/2017-kate-conlon-tournament Our teams play at 6pm at St. Raymond and 6:30pm at Lincoln today, Thurday Dec 7th. Also, check out the full list of raffle prizes! Turn in your raffle tickets to school by Friday or buy them at the games.

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The Kate Conlon Tournament starts today! Please see the following link for details and schedules: http://www.srsathletics.org/2017-kate-conlon-tournament Our teams play at 6pm at St. Raymond and 6:30pm at Lincoln today, Thurday Dec 7th. Also, check out the full list of raffle prizes! Turn in your raffle tickets to school by Friday or buy them at the games.

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WINTER WEATHER IS HERE As the temperatures begin to lower, please check that your children wear winter coats, hats and gloves to school. Students will go outside for recess unless the weather does not permit. Let's stay warm and have fun. The temperature guidelines for outdoor recess is as follows: – If temperature / wind chill is 15 degrees or warmer, outdoor recess follows the daily schedule – If temperature / wind chill is 5 to 15 degrees, the time outside will be adjusted – If temperature / wind chill is below 5 degrees, students will remain indoors.

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St. Nick visited St. Raymond School today! All students in PS - 5th grade put their shoe in the hallway and received a Candy Cane from St. Nick. Our 6th - 8th graders helped with the magic and created cards for our younger students.

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St. Nick visited St. Raymond School today! All students in PS - 5th grade put their shoe in the hallway and received a Candy Cane from St. Nick. Our 6th - 8th graders helped with the magic and created cards for our younger students.

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The Holy Family collection is growing! Thank you to those who have donated. Our goal is 250 presents so please keep them coming. Students will receive a Spirit Day in January when we reach our goal. Drop gifts off in the front office by Monday, December 18th. Ho ho ho!

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Volunteers are needed for our Kate Conlon 8th Grade Girls Basketball Tournament! This is one of the biggest basketball tournaments in the area and your help is needed. Click on the iVolunteer link below for scorekeeping or concessions/admissions/raffles: http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/kateconlonadmissionsconcessions_2017 http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/kateconlonscorekeepingsetup_2017

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Kate Conlon Tournament details are going home today with students including raffle tickets for purchase. There are two 8th grade St. Raymond teams playing! Check out the game schedule, raffle prizes and volunteer opportunities. Turn in your tickets for a chance to win a Nintendo Switch, Cubs Tickets, a golf weekend and much more.

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Spirit Wear orders are going home today with students. Wear your Spirit Wear on Friday, Dec 8th for our Kate Conlon Spirit Day. Students participating in Kate Conlon Spirit Day can wear: – St. Raymond School Basketball jersey, Spirit Wear or shirt with St. Raymond or Saints on it. If a student does not have Spirit Wear, a student may wear a solid T-shirt in SRS colors (red, black or white) or SRS uniform gym shirt – SRS uniform gym sweatpants, SRS Spirit Wear pants, or jeans. Dark leggings or stretch pants can be worn with a long shirt or tunic.

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Spirit Wear orders are going home today with students. Wear your Spirit Wear on Friday, Dec 8th for our Kate Conlon Spirit Day. Students participating in Kate Conlon Spirit Day can wear: – St. Raymond School Basketball jersey, Spirit Wear or shirt with St. Raymond or Saints on it. If a student does not have Spirit Wear, a student may wear a solid T-shirt in SRS colors (red, black or white) or SRS uniform gym shirt – SRS uniform gym sweatpants, SRS Spirit Wear pants, or jeans. Dark leggings or stretch pants can be worn with a long shirt or tunic.

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If you ordered Spiritwear in November, your items will be sent home on Monday, December 4th. This is in time for our next Spirit Day on Friday, December 8th for Kate Conlon Day. Go Saints!

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HOLY FAMILY GIFT DRIVE Please consider donating an unwrapped gift for any aged child for our Holy Family Gift Drive. We kicked off this year's drive at our all school Pep Assembly hosted by the Leadership Club. Donations are due by Monday, December 18th. Thank you to the Cub Scouts of St. Raymond Pack 55 for the toy donations from your Christmas Pack meeting.

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Teacher Appreciation Fund donations are due by this Friday, December 1st. This fund is divided among our faculty and staff and distributed as a Christmas gift from our families. Please consider contributing with a donation of any size. Please see letter for more details.

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We are looking forward to Special Person's Day today, Monday November 20th! Mass starts at 10am - please enter through the church doors (opening at 9:30am). After mass, your Special People are welcomed to visit your children in their classrooms. Also, make sure to visit the book fair in the library and hospitality in the cafeteria. Today is 12pm dismissal. Students can be signed out from their homeroom or dismissed at their standard doors at 12pm.

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The Friday flyer is on the St. Raymond School website at wall.st-raymond.org/school See the top menu bar for the link! Looking forward to meeting our special people on Monday! See the Friday Flyer for more details. Students need to wear their school uniform on Monday (not gym uniform).

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Students received their report cards for the 1st trimester today. Please review with your child and returned the signed envelope on Monday, November 20th. Looking forward to a terrific 2nd trimester!

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Volunteers are needed for the Wild West Book Fair during Special Person's Day and conferences on Monday, November 20. There are also other spots available. Be part of this amazing book fair! Please sign up on iVolunteer at: http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/event_013

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PICK A PETAL FOR YOUR TEACHER - CHECK OUT THE FRONT OFFICE WINDOW In our school front office window, there are sunflowers with teacher requests on the petals.  Parents are welcome to pick a petal from the homeroom/related studies sunflower and fulfill the teacher request. Examples of requests include expo markers, gift cards, card paper stock,  or white board cleaner.  Please take a look when you are in for Special Person's Day or for Parent/Teacher Conferences.  We appreciate your generosity.

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The Wild West Book Fair continues on Thursday, Nov. 16th 8:00am - 4:00pm and 5:30pm - 7:00pm (6:15pm Preschool/Kindergarten story time); Friday, Nov. 17 8:00am - 4:00pm Monday, Nov. 20 8:00am - 8:00pm Tuesday, Nov. 21 8:00am - Noon Volunteers are needed. Please sign up at http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/event_013

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The Wild West Book Fair continues on Thursday, Nov. 16th 8:00am - 4:00pm and 5:30pm - 7:00pm (6:15pm Preschool/Kindergarten story time); Friday, Nov. 17 8:00am - 4:00pm Monday, Nov. 20 8:00am - 8:00pm Tuesday, Nov. 21 8:00am - Noon Volunteers are needed. Please sign up at http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/event_013

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There will be a $1 jeans day on Wednesday, Nov 15th to raise funds for our Hurricane Helpers project. Students can wear Spirit Wear or shirt with St. Raymond or Saints on it. If a student does not have Spirit Wear, a student may wear a solid T-shirt in SRS colors (red, black or white) or SRS uniform gym shirt. Students can wear jeans, dark leggings or stretch pants (with a long shirt or tunic), SRS uniform gym sweatpants, or SRS spiritwear pants.

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Today, St. Raymond School held a lock down practice drill with the Mt. Prospect Police Department. We practice these drills throughout the year. The drill went smoothly.

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Special Person's Day is Monday, November 20th. Mass is at 10am followed by classroom visits with your special person. Guest should enter through the church doors. Preschool/Kindergarten - please see details from your homeroom teacher for this day's schedule. Monday is 12pm dismissal. See the Friday Flyer for more details. We are looking forward to meet the special people in our student's lives.

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There will be a $1 jeans day on Wednesday, Nov 15th to raise funds for our Hurricane Helpers project. Students can wear Spirit Wear or shirt with St. Raymond or Saints on it. If a student does not have Spirit Wear, a student may wear a solid T-shirt in SRS colors (red, black or white) or SRS uniform gym shirt. Students can wear jeans, dark leggings or stretch pants (with a long shirt or tunic), SRS uniform gym sweatpants, or SRS spiritwear pants.

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Book Fair starts this Wednesday in the Library! Date Book Fair Hours Wednesday, Nov. 15th 8:00am - 4:00pm Thursday, Nov. 16th 8:00am - 4:00pm;  5:30pm - 7:00pm (6:15pm story time) Friday, Nov. 17 8:00am - 4:00pm Monday, Nov. 20 8:00am - 8:00pm Tuesday, Nov. 21 8:00am - Noon Volunteers are needed. Please sign up at http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/event_013

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ST. RAYMOND SCHOOL RECEIVES GRANT FOR TECHNOLOGY St. Raymond School was awarded a 2017 Illinois Computing Educators grant for our technology department. The funds will be dedicated for the development of our school WSRS News broadcast as well as to support our curriculum and the ISTE (International Society of Technology Education) standards. Thank you to Mrs. Goldberg for submitting!

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Our on-line parent/teacher conferences scheduler is open until Friday, November 10th at 12pm. Please go to our school website at click on the clock at wall.st-raymond.org/school. Conference are for all students PS - 8th grade on Monday, November 20th and Tuesday, November 21st. Students in 6th - 8th grade will attend with their parents. Please see attachment for scheduler instructions.

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Join us on Sunday, November 12th at 7pm for Finding God in Popular Music

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Parents can schedule parent/teacher conferences on-line until Friday, November 10th at 12pm. Please go to our school website at click on the clock at wall.st-raymond.org/school. Conference are for all students PS - 8th grade on Monday, November 20th and Tuesday, November 21st. Students in 6th - 8th grade will attend with their parents. Please see attachment for scheduler instructions.

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Jarrett Payton spoke from the heart to our 5th - 8th grade students about going the extra mile and making every second count in life. After his very engaging and powerful talk, students had the opportunity to have a class photo with the NFL athlete, tv-radio host, motivational speaker, philanthropist and son of Walter Payton. Thank you to Jarrett for sharing his positive messages that will encourage our students to be the best they can be.

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Jarrett Payton spoke from the heart to our 5th - 8th grade students about going the extra mile and making every second count in life. After his very engaging and powerful talk, students had the opportunity to have a class photo with the NFL athlete, tv-radio host, motivational speaker, philanthropist and son of Walter Payton. Thank you to Jarrett for sharing his positive messages that will encourage our students to be the best they can be.

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Jarrett Payton spoke from the heart to our 5th - 8th grade students about going the extra mile and making every second count in life. After his very engaging and powerful talk, students had the opportunity to have a class photo with the NFL athlete, tv-radio host, motivational speaker, philanthropist and son of Walter Payton. Thank you to Jarrett for sharing his positive messages that will encourage our students to be the best they can be.

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Santa's Breakfast Update: Both seatings of Santa's Breakfast are sold out at this time. Be part of this amazing event by volunteering! Sign up at: http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/breakfastwithsanta_004

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There is a Family and School Association meeting tonight, Tuesday November 7th in the Leadership Room. All are welcome! Join us and hear about all the exciting plans for the year and how you can get involved. PLEASE NOTE THIS MEETING WILL NOT BE HELD IN THE COMMUNITY ROOM.

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St. Raymond School will be hosting a Veterans Day presentation on Friday, November 10th at 9:30am. We ask that all scouts wear their uniform to school that day with their school uniform. For example, if the uniform includes a vest, please wear the vest over the standard Friday School Uniform. There will be over 40 veterans attending our ceremony. The boy scouts will be presenting the flags in full uniform as well.

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Starting at 4pm today, November 6th, parents can schedule parent/teacher conferences on-line. Please go to our school website at click on the clock. Conference are for all students PS - 8th grade on Monday, November 20th and Tuesday, November 21st. Students in 6th - 8th grade will attend with their parents. Please see attachment for scheduler instructions.

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The Friday Flyer is on the St. Raymond Web site at wall.st-raymond.org/school Please see the top menu. Please invite your friends or family that are veterans for the Veterans Day Presentation on Friday, November 10th at 9:30am. RSVP's due on Monday, November 6th to nadine.scheller@st-raymond.org

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Win a one-week stay in a 2 bedroom/ 2 bath oceanfront condo on Sanibel Island! Tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50. Please complete attached raffle ticket form and return in your child’s folder or to the front office by Friday, November 10th. Any questions, please contact Katie Eriser (keriser@dreamtown.com) or Laura Gustis (lauragustis@gmail.com)

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Win a one-week stay in a 2 bedroom/ 2 bath oceanfront condo on Sanibel Island! Tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50. Please complete attached raffle ticket form and return in your child’s folder or to the front office by Friday, November 10th. Any questions, please contact Katie Eriser (keriser@dreamtown.com) or Laura Gustis (lauragustis@gmail.com)

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There is no school tomorrow, Friday, November 3rd for Professional Development. Have a great weekend.

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St. Raymond School will be using on-line conference registration to schedule parent – teacher conferences. New and current families will create a new account on Pick A Time. There will be an icon located on the St. Raymond School Website. Please click on it to start the account creation process. Conferences can be scheduled on-line from Monday, November 6th through Friday, November 10th. Conferences will be held on Monday, November 20th from 1pm – 8pm and Tuesday, November 21st from 8am – 12pm. These conferences are for all students in Preschool through 8th grade.

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St. Raymond School will be using on-line conference registration to schedule parent – teacher conferences. New and current families will create a new account on Pick A Time. There will be an icon located on the St. Raymond School Website. Please click on it to start the account creation process. Conferences can be scheduled on-line from Monday, November 6th through Friday, November 10th. Conferences will be held on Monday, November 20th from 1pm – 8pm and Tuesday, November 21st from 8am – 12pm. These conferences are for all students in Preschool through 8th grade.

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Santa's Breakfast at St. Raymond is 80% full! Please make your reservation soon - link on the St. Raymond website at http://wall.st-raymond.org/school/archives/160853

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Please invite family and friends that are Veterans to join us for a Special Veterans Day Event on Friday, November 10th from 9:30am-10:30am. Please RSVP to Mrs. Scheller by Monday, November 6th at nadine.scheller@st-raymond.org

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Tomorrow, Thursday November 2nd is the last day to vote for your favorite pumpkin designed by our faculty and staff! Bring in your change to fill the jar! The winner will be announced tomorrow at the end of the day. The money raised will go toward our Hurricane Helpers Service Project benefiting Catholic Schools in Texas affected by the recent hurricanes. In addition to raising funds, each classroom is working on a classroom start up kit filled with items needed for teachers in Texas who lost all their supplies in the hurricane. Watch from information from your teachers on supply donations needed.

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Tomorrow, Thursday November 2nd is the last day to vote for your favorite pumpkin designed by our faculty and staff! Bring in your change to fill the jar! The winner will be announced tomorrow at the end of the day. The money raised will go toward our Hurricane Helpers Service Project benefiting Catholic Schools in Texas affected by the recent hurricanes. In addition to raising funds, each classroom is working on a classroom start up kit filled with items needed for teachers in Texas who lost all their supplies in the hurricane. Watch from information from your teachers on supply donations needed.

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Tomorrow, Thursday November 2nd is the last day to vote for your favorite pumpkin designed by our faculty and staff! Bring in your change to fill the jar! The winner will be announced tomorrow at the end of the day. The money raised will go toward our Hurricane Helpers Service Project benefiting Catholic Schools in Texas affected by the recent hurricanes. In addition to raising funds, each classroom is working on a classroom start up kit filled with items needed for teachers in Texas who lost all their supplies in the hurricane. Watch from information from your teachers on supply donations needed.

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Order your Saints Spiritwear by today, November 1st. The next Spirit Day is coming up on Friday, December 8th (Kate Conlon)! Our gear makes great Christmas presents for the whole family. Order at: https://www.sportsemporium.net/blank-nr3w5

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN FROM ST. RAYMOND SCHOOL Our students are having a terrific day celebrating Halloween. Thank you to our volunteers for making the classrooms parties so much fun. Our Halloween parade will be at 2pm for Preschool - 5th grade. Students will walk around the front of school on both sides of Elmhurst Avenue. Our 6th, 7th and 8th graders will have a Junior High party in the gym.

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN FROM ST. RAYMOND SCHOOL Our students are having a terrific day celebrating Halloween. Thank you to our volunteers for making the classrooms parties so much fun. Our Halloween parade will be at 2pm for Preschool - 5th grade. Students will walk around the front of school on both sides of Elmhurst Avenue. Our 6th, 7th and 8th graders will have a Junior High party in the gym.

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN FROM ST. RAYMOND SCHOOL Our students are having a terrific day celebrating Halloween. Thank you to our volunteers for making the classrooms parties so much fun. Our Halloween parade will be at 2pm for Preschool - 5th grade. Students will walk around the front of school on both sides of Elmhurst Avenue. Our 6th, 7th and 8th graders will have a Junior High party in the gym.

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Congratulations to our three girls volleyball teams that played in the northwest catholic conference championships yesterday at St. Viator High School. Our 7th grade 7A and 7AA teams won and are champions of their divisions! Our 8A team took 2nd after three competitive games of play. Way to Go Saints!

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Congratulations to our three girls volleyball teams that played in the northwest catholic conference championships yesterday at St. Viator High School. Our 7th grade 7A and 7AA teams won and are champions of their divisions! Our 8A team took 2nd after three competitive games of play. Way to Go Saints!

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Congratulations to our three girls volleyball teams that played in the northwest catholic conference championships yesterday at St. Viator High School. Our 7th grade 7A and 7AA teams won and are champions of their divisions! Our 8A team took 2nd after three competitive games of play. Way to Go Saints!

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Saint Raymond School has 3 girls volleyball teams in the conference finals!! This is an amazing accomplishment for our school. 7A, 7AA & 8A have advanced to the NWCC finals on Sunday, October 29th at St. Viator. Although not in the finals, our 8AA team had a terrific season and thank you for representing St. Raymond School so well. Schedules are as follows: 7AA @ 5:00pm in Mahoney Gym vs. St. Theresa 7A @ 6:15pm in Mahoney Gym vs. St. Francis 8A @ 6:30pm in Cahill Gym vs. St. Francis Good Luck Saints!!!!!

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Saint Raymond School has 3 girls volleyball teams in the conference finals!!  This is an amazing accomplishment for our school.  7A, 7AA & 8A have advanced to the NWCC finals on Sunday, October 29th at St. Viator.  Although not in the finals, our 8AA team had a terrific season and thank you for representing St. Raymond School so well. Schedules are as follows: 7AA @ 5:00pm in Mahoney Gym vs. St. Theresa 7A @ 6:15pm in Mahoney Gym vs. St. Francis 8A @ 6:30pm in Cahill Gym vs. St. Francis Good Luck Saints!!!!!

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Win a one-week stay in a 2 bedroom/ 2 bath oceanfront condo on Sanibel Island! Tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50. Please complete attached raffle ticket form and return in your child’s folder or to the front office by Friday, November 10th. The drawing will take place Saturday, November 11th at the Early Childhood Parent Social. Winners need not be present. Cash or check payments will also be accepted at the social. Good Luck!

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Win a one-week stay in a 2 bedroom/ 2 bath oceanfront condo on Sanibel Island! Tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50. Please complete attached raffle ticket form and return in your child’s folder or to the front office by Friday, November 10th. The drawing will take place Saturday, November 11th at the Early Childhood Parent Social. Winners need not be present. Cash or check payments will also be accepted at the social. Good Luck!

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AN INVITATION TO OUR VETERANS - Join us for a special presentation and breakfast hosted by the students of St. Raymond School. RSVP to Mrs. Nadine Scheller by Monday, November 6th at nadine.scheller@st-raymond.org

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Special lunch from Potbelly is tomorrow Friday, October 27th. If your student did not order a lunch, please have your student bring a lunch or drink to school as there is no hot lunch or milk service.

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DROP OFF REMINDER FOR ALL DRIVERS We need your help in assuring a safe and smooth morning drop off at St. Raymond School. Drivers need to pull away immediately after drop off on Elmhurst Avenue once their child exits the car. If drivers want to spend more time with their student at drop off or watch the student walk into the school, please use the main parking lot and walk to the drop off door with your child. There will be a faculty member outside in the morning to help move along the drop off area. We appreciate your help in explaining this process to drivers who bring your student to school in the morning.

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Order your Saints Spiritwear by Wednesday, November 1st. The next Spirit Day is coming up on Friday, December 1st! Also, our gear makes great Christmas presents for the whole family. Order at: https://www.sportsemporium.net/blank-nr3w5

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Order your Saints Spiritwear by Wednesday, November 1st. The next Spirit Day is coming up on Friday, December 1st! Also, our gear makes great Christmas presents for the whole family. Order at: https://www.sportsemporium.net/blank-nr3w5

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Our faculty and staff have created pumpkins for our annual pumpkin decorating contest. From Wednesday, October 25th to November 2nd, students can vote using coins on their favorite pumpkin design. The money raised will go toward our Hurricane Helpers Service Project benefiting Catholic Schools in Texas affected by the recent hurricanes. There is also a chance to guess the weight of our big pumpkin in the front lobby. Winners will be announced on Tuesday – Halloween!

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Picture Retake Day is tomorrow Wednesday, October 25th. This is for students that want to have their photos redone as well as students that did not have photos taken on the original date. If your student would like their photo retaken, please have your student bring the photo package to school with them on retake day. They can be out of uniform for the day.

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Red Ribbon Week (Drug Awareness and Prevention) is this week - October 23rd-27th! 

RED ACCESSORY DAY: On Tuesday, October 24th, student can wear any red accessory with their school uniform – socks, shoes, headbands, bows, jewelry etc. – No hats please.

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Box top counting will start tomorrow afterschool Tuesday, October 24th from 3:15pm - 5:30pm in the Leadership Room. Volunteers in 5th - 8th grade are needed - stay as long as you can. Pizza will be provided to our helpers. Sign up on iVolunteer at http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/contest Any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Julie Smithe at jooles74@sbcglobal.net or Sue Schram at sueschram@gmail.com

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Red Ribbon Week (Drug Awareness and Prevention) is this week - October 23rd-27th! RED ACCESSORY DAY: On Tuesday, October 24th, student can wear any red accessory with their school uniform – socks, shoes, headbands, bows, jewelry etc. – No hats please.

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Monster Mash is here!!

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Monster Mash is here!!

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Monster Mash is here!!

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Check out the Friday Flyer on the St. Raymond School website at wall.st-raymond.org/school Click on the Friday Flyer tab on the top menu. Looking forward to a Spook-tacular time at the Monster Mash - there is something for all ages!

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7th and 8th graders are safely at Holy Fire. We are excited.

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7th and 8th graders are safely at Holy Fire. We are excited.

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7th and 8th graders are safely at Holy Fire. We are excited.

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Volley For the Cure is today from 3:50pm - 9pm - Thursday, October 19th. Wear your pink and come out to watch a match or two and participate in the event raffles, bake sale, special concessions and more! Win Spike the bear! Here are the game times for tonight: 3:50 SRS 5th Grade Scrimmage 4:20 SRS 6th Grade Scrimmage 5:00 SRS 7th Grade 6:00 SRS 7th Grade 7:00 SRS 8th Grade 8:00 SRS 8th Grade

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Volley For the Cure is today from 3:50pm - 9pm - Thursday, October 19th. Wear your pink and come out to watch a match or two and participate in the event raffles, bake sale, special concessions and more! Win Spike the bear! Here are the game times for tonight: 3:50 SRS 5th Grade Scrimmage 4:20 SRS 6th Grade Scrimmage 5:00 SRS 7th Grade 6:00 SRS 7th Grade 7:00 SRS 8th Grade 8:00 SRS 8th Grade

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Our box top contest ends on Friday, October 20th. Please bring in your remaining box tops to your homeroom by tomorrow. The winners will be announced next week!

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PARK YOUR CAR TO TAILGATE FOR TRUNK OR TREAT!! Register at http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/monstermash_2017 VOLUNTEER FOR A SHIFT! WE NEED LOTS OF ADULT HELP FOR THE EVENT! The weather looks amazing for Saturday! Come join us for this fun night, bring a friend or neighbor. All are welcome!

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VOLLEY FOR THE CURE $1 JEANS DAY - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19TH Be part of the $1 Jeans Day on Thursday. Volley for the Cure shirts are available for sale in the front office at $8 each. Here are the details on what can be worn that day: – St. Raymond School Volley for the Cure pink shirt, Spirit Wear or shirt with St. Raymond or Saints on it. If a student does not have Volley for the Cure/Spirit Wear, a student may wear a solid T-shirt in SRS colors (red, black or white) or SRS uniform gym shirt – Jeans, dark leggings or stretch pants with a long shirt or tunic, SRS uniform gym sweatpants or shorts, SRS spiritwear pants All proceeds will benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. See schedule for games at wall.st-raymond.org/school Please contact Carolyn Mueller at thecwoman@aol.com with any questions.

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The Cherrydale FSA fundraiser deadline is extended to Friday, October 20th. To see the full line of products, go online to www.cherrydale.com/srsmi and register. 40% of every purchase comes right back to Saint Raymond School!

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POTBELLY SPECIAL LUNCH - ORDERS DUE BY OCTOBER 17 Special Lunch is on Friday, October 27 from Potbelly!! No late orders can be accepted. Students will enjoy a choice of sandwich on French bread, Baked Lay’s chips, and either fresh grapes or mini oatmeal cookies. Please follow this link to place your order and pay on the payment portal: wall.st-raymond.org/school/payment-portal Please email Grace Clarke (gracepclarke@gmail.com) or Enza Haas (enzah79@gmail.com) with any questions

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VOLLEY FOR THE CURE $1 JEANS DAY - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19TH Be part of the $1 Jeans Day on Thursday. Volley for the Cure shirts are available for sale in the front office at $8 each. Here are the details on what can be worn that day: – St. Raymond School Volley for the Cure pink shirt, Spirit Wear or shirt with St. Raymond or Saints on it. If a student does not have Volley for the Cure/Spirit Wear, a student may wear a solid T-shirt in SRS colors (red, black or white) or SRS uniform gym shirt – Jeans, dark leggings or stretch pants with a long shirt or tunic, SRS uniform gym sweatpants or shorts, SRS spiritwear pants All proceeds will benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. See schedule for games at wall.st-raymond.org/school Please contact Carolyn Mueller at thecwoman@aol.com with any questions.

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VOLLEY FOR THE CURE $1 JEANS DAY - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19TH Be part of the $1 Jeans Day on Thursday. Volley for the Cure shirts are available for sale in the front office at $8 each. Here are the details on what can be worn that day: – St. Raymond School Volley for the Cure pink shirt, Spirit Wear or shirt with St. Raymond or Saints on it. If a student does not have Volley for the Cure/Spirit Wear, a student may wear a solid T-shirt in SRS colors (red, black or white) or SRS uniform gym shirt – Jeans, dark leggings or stretch pants with a long shirt or tunic, SRS uniform gym sweatpants or shorts, SRS spiritwear pants All proceeds will benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. See schedule for games at wall.st-raymond.org/school Please contact Carolyn Mueller at thecwoman@aol.com with any questions.

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PARK YOUR CAR TO TAILGATE FOR TRUNK OR TREAT!! Register at http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/monstermash_2017 VOLUNTEER FOR A SHIFT! WE NEED LOTS OF ADULT HELP FOR THE EVENT! The weather looks amazing for Saturday! Come join us for this fun night, bring a friend or neighbor. All are welcome!

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Today is the last day to order products from Cherrydale, our FSA funderaiser. To see the full line of products go online to www.cherrydale.com/srsmi and register. Once you register you can share your page with all your friends, fundraising has never been easier And…40% of every purchase comes right back to Saint Raymond School!

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POTBELLY SPECIAL LUNCH - ORDERS DUE BY OCTOBER 17 Special Lunch is on Friday, October 27 from Potbelly!! Orders are due by Tuesday, October 17. No late orders can be accepted. Students will enjoy a choice of sandwich on French bread, Baked Lay’s chips, and either fresh grapes or mini oatmeal cookies. Please follow this link to place your order and pay on the payment portal: wall.st-raymond.org/school/payment-portal Please email Grace Clarke (gracepclarke@gmail.com) or Enza Haas (enzah79@gmail.com) with any questions.

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We are aware of a Power School issue with grades. Power School is working on this and we hope to have it all taken care of by Monday. So if you are checking your child's grades this weekend, please know that teacher's are updating and it is an issue with the system at this time. Enjoy the weekend.

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Save the date for the Monster Mash!

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School photo orders will go home Thursday or Friday with students.  Please check backpacks for your orders.  Picture Retake Day is Wednesday, October 25th. 

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Join us to cheer on our girls volleyball teams for Pack the Gym! We will be honoring our 8th grade girls on the last home game of their St. Raymond careers. There will be a special recognition between the 7pm and 8pm games. 5pm - 6th grade vs. St. Emily, 6pm - 7th Grade A vs. St. Emily, 7pm 8th grade A vs. St. Emily and 8pm - 8th grade AA vs. St. Zachary. There will be a Band bake sale during all the games – stop by for some great volleyball and a treat from the bake sale!

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Join us to cheer on our girls volleyball teams for Pack the Gym! We will be honoring our 8th grade girls on the last home game of their St. Raymond careers. There will be a special recognition between the 7pm and 8pm games. 5pm - 6th grade vs. St. Emily, 6pm - 7th Grade A vs. St. Emily, 7pm 8th grade A vs. St. Emily and 8pm - 8th grade AA vs. St. Zachary. There will be a Band bake sale during all the games – stop by for some great volleyball and a treat from the bake sale!

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Our fundraiser is under way and it only runs through October 16…no time to waste! To see the full line of products go online to www.cherrydale.com/srsmi and register. Once you register you can share your page with all your friends, fundraising has never been easier And…40% of every purchase comes right back to Saint Raymond School!

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Tomorrow, Wednesday October 11, is the last day to print the school directory. Please see the letter sent home with your student for the access password. The link is on the school website at wall.st-raymond.org/school - click on the directory icon

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Tomorrow, Wednesday October 11, is the last day to print the school directory. Please see the letter sent home with your student for the access password. The link is on the school website at wall.st-raymond.org/school - click on the directory icon

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Join us for the St.Raymond Pasta Dinner going on now until 8:30 in the gym (Saturday, October 7)

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Join us for the St.Raymond Pasta Dinner going on now until 8:30 in the gym (Saturday, October 7)

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The Friday Flyer is on the St. Raymond School Website at wall.st-raymond.org/school - go to the top menu. No school on Monday, October 9th for Columbus Day. Join us for the Pasta Dinner at St. Raymond Gym on Saturday after 5pm mass - 6pm - 8:30pm

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See you at Chipotle today (by Randhurst) from 5pm - 9pm! St. Raymond receives back 50% of the proceeds. Show this flyer when checking out!

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SOUP-ER STADIUM CHALLENGE ENDS TOMORROW, October 6th. Please bring in your remaining items for our food drive! We will have a final total of donations soon.

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SOUP-ER STADIUM CHALLENGE ENDS TOMORROW, October 6th. Please bring in your remaining items for our food drive! We will have a final total of donations soon.

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Students will bring home a yellow letter today with information on our printable school directory. The directory is on the side bar of our school website at wall.st-raymond.org/school. The password to access the directory is located in the letter. It will be available on-line until Wednesday, October 11th for printing. This directory information is also available all year long on School Rush.

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MONSTER MASS NEEDS YOUR HELP!

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Monster Mash needs your help! Please volunteer to help with this amazing parish event!

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The new FSA fundraiser, Cherrydale Farms, starts today for your holiday items/wrapping paper needs. Sale will run October 2 through October 16. Check out all the products in the information sent home on Friday.

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Mark your calendar for Dine and Share on Thursday, October 5th from 5pm - 9pm. Take the night off from cooking and join us in earning a donation to our school ( 50% of the proceeds). Print this flyer or show it on your smart phone when ordering.

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Purchase your pink Volley for the Cure T-shirt by tonight, Sunday, Oct. 1. Please order T-shirts with your credit card via this link: https://www.sportsemporium.net/sr-volley-for-a-cure

T-shirt cost is $8, $10 for size 2XL. SRS volleyball players cost is $12 (includes # on back).

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The Friday Flyer is on the school website at wall.st-raymond.org/school Please see the top menu bar! Have a great weekend.

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Blessing Of Pets and All God's Creation - All Pets Are Welcome! Saturday, September 30 at 9:00 AM St. Raymond Church (front steps) We invite everyone to bring a non-perishable cat or dog food item, which will be donated to a Homeless Shelter for one of the "Furry Ones of Hurricane Harvey and Irma"

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Buy your Volley For the Cure t-shirt on-line by Sunday, October 1st! These can be worn to school on $1 Jeans Day coming up on Volley for the Cure Day -Thursday, October 19th. A portion of the price will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Order at: https://www.sportsemporium.net/sr-volley-for-a-cure

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Soup-er Stadium Challenge continues until Friday, October 6th. We are at 1,111 items collected so far. Please bring in your donations to your homeroom teacher.

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Volunteers are needed to help at the St. Raymond Pasta Dinner - adults and junior high students. It is a great way for our 7th and 8th graders to earn service hours. Sign up at http://straymondparish.ivolunteer.com/pasta

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ST. RAYMOND PASTA DINNER - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7 6PM - 8:30PM Join us for 5:00pm mass then join us for all you can eat pasta! The meal includes pasta with marinara (gluten free available) with meatballs, garlic bread, salad and dessert catered by the Italian Kitchen in Deerfield. Water, lemonade & coffee included. Take-out available! Cost: Adults $12, kids 10 & under $5, kids 2 & under free Bring non-perishable goods to support the souper-stadium challenge and backpack ministry

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We are excited to have a printable version of our school directory available next week for parent access. Please email Mrs. Cantieri if there are any changes to your information (see School Rush for your directory information) or if you do not want your information published in the directory. Email to ann.cantieri@st-raymond.org with the subject: Directory

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BOX TOP CONTEST BEGINS! The Box Tops for Education campaign is back and about to begin! This is an easy way for everyone to help raise money for our school. Our first contest begins on Monday, October 2nd through Friday, October 20th. Keep an eye out for more information coming home soon via backpacks, but please begin cutting out those box tops, and let the games begin!

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BE PART OF THE HALLOWEEN TEAM AND HELP WITH THE MONSTER MASH! Contact Libby Bullock at libbybullock501@gmail.com

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BE PART OF THE HALLOWEEN TEAM AND HELP WITH THE MONSTER MASH! Contact Libby Bullock at libbybullock501@gmail.com

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The Flyer is on the St. Raymond Webiste at wall.st-raymond.org/school Look at the top tab for Friday Flyer. Walk A Thon 2017 was big fun and a big success! Thank you!

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The Flyer is on the St. Raymond Webiste at wall.st-raymond.org/school Look at the top tab for Friday Flyer. Walk A Thon 2017 was big fun and a big success! Thank you!

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Saturday, Sept. 23rd is PACK THE PARK for our Northwest Catholic Conference Meet at Melas. Our 8th graders will be honored at their last home race. Wear your Saints gear and cheer! Here is the schedule 


8:30am - JV Boys
8:45am - JV Girls
9:00am - Varsity Boys
9:30am - Varsity Girls
10:00am - OPEN Race 
Awards to follow! 

Let's go Saints!!

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Reminder - there is no school tomorrow, Friday, September 22nd for our Professional Development Day.

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Walk A thon is this evening at St. Raymond - Thursday, September 21st! Please arrive 15 min before your walk time for check in at the gym lobby! Join us for refreshments after your walk! 5:30-5:45pm - Preschool 5:45-6:00pm - Kindergarten &1st 6:00-6:15pm - 2nd & 3rd 615-6:45pm 4th-8th

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Get your reservations in for Trivia Night! It is this Saturday, September 23rd. There is still time! Join us for a fun night!

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Walk A Thon is tomorrow, Thursday, Sept. 21st. Let's wear our St. Raymond gear to show our school spirit. Students can wear shirts with St. Raymond/Spiritwear. If your student does not have Spiritwear, they can wear solid red, white or black shirts or St. Raymond gym shirt. This can be worn with St. Raymond Uniform gym pants or gym shorts.

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SOUP-ER STADIUM CHALLENGE UPDATE: Our 8th graders are motivating students to bring in donations! In our first official count, we have over 357 food items donated!!! If you would like to participate in the Challenge, please have your child bring in his/her donation(s) to homeroom by Friday, October 6. See how much of the Stadium is filled through out the drive at SouperStadiumChallenge.org.

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SOUP-ER STADIUM CHALLENGE UPDATE: Our 8th graders are motivating students to bring in donations! In our first official count, we have over 357 food items donated!!! If you would like to participate in the Challenge, please have your child bring in his/her donation(s) to homeroom by Friday, October 6. See how much of the Stadium is filled through out the drive at SouperStadiumChallenge.org.

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St. Raymond School Picture Day is on Wednesday, September 20th for Preschool to 8th Grade. Thursday, September 21st is for any absentees and our 3 year old Tuesday/Thursday Preschool students. Order on-line or bring in the picture form (attached). On-line ordering is available at www.ordercp.com School Code: 10026501 Students may be out of uniform for the photos in school/photo appropriate clothing. Thank you!

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TRIVIA NIGHT - SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 - REGISTER TODAY! Join us for a terrific night of fun, friends and trivia at St. Raymond on Saturday, September 23 at 7pm. (Doors open at 6:00pm) The theme this year is: Heroes & Villains! You don't have to be a whiz at trivia in order to have a great time at this event. Don't have a team? We will help match you with others!

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This is a message from Ms. Ward, Principal of St. Raymond School If you have not already completed the HHI Survey for our school. This survey is important to us to make sure we are receiving the correct amount funding in the Archdiocese from federal funds for our students. Please take the time to complete this short survey. Thank you

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SCHOOL PRINTABLE DIRECTORY – COMING SOON Like last year, a password-protected, printable School Directory will be posted on our School Website. It will be available to print for a short period of time. In the first week of October, this directory will be available. If you do not want your information included in the school directory, please email Mrs. Ann Cantieri by Friday, September 15th to ann.cantieri@st-raymond.org with the subject DIRECTORY

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Please bring in your 5 addressed envelops (K-5th) and email addresses (6th - 8th) for the Walk A Thon. We need these by Wednesday, Sept. 13 for our letter and email writing campaign coming up later this week. Preschool: Thanks working on donations through your pledge form. Looking forward to the big day of the Walk A Thon on Thursday, September 21st starting at 5:30pm.

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FSA MEETING TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 12 AT 7PM - COMMUNITY ROOM All are welcome! Join us for the first Family and School Association meeting of the new school year and hear about all the exciting plans for the year and how you can get involved. Our special guest will be our school Principal, Ms. Ward.

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Please complete the Survey for Archdiocesan Funding by Friday, September 15. In order to maximize potential federal funding eligibility for our Catholic school system, the Archdiocese has requested that ALL parents and guardians of students in Catholic schools complete a Household Income (HHI) survey. Click on the link or see the Friday Flyer: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/3580050/Federal-Funds-Eligibility-Survey Thank you for your help!

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SOUP-ER STADIUM CHALLENGE STARTS TOMORROW, TUESDAY SEPT 12TH

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SOUP-ER STADIUM CHALLENGE STARTS TOMORROW, TUESDAY SEPT 12TH

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The Flyer is on the St. Raymond Website at wall.st-raymond.org/school - see the top menu for this week's flyer. Our students brought home some important information this week. Please check your student's backpack for information on: 1. Walk-A-Thon - action needed by Tuesday, Sept 12 2. Picture Day Forms - Sept. 20th and 21st 3. Fall Sports Picture Forms - Sept. 14th 4. Soup-er Stadium Challenge Food Drive Details 5. Trivia Night Invitation - Sept. 23rd

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We are excited to use School Rush again this year as our school parent communication tool. Some parents had an issue accessing student calendars and teacher feeds this weekend. We have been in contact with the software developer and the issue has been resolved. Thank you for your patience.

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The Friday Flyer is on the St. Raymond Website. See the top tab for this week's flyer at wall.st-raymond.org/school Congratulations to our Preschool - 5th graders for participating in the Mt. Prospect Library Summer Reading program.  St. Raymond School won first place for the highest percentage of participation by a private school.  Check out our adorable trophy in the front office.  Way to go Saints!

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Please see the wonderful article in the Daily Herald on our own Graham Ellis, a 5th grade student at St. Raymond School. Graham collected over 220 toys for children at Ronald McDonald House through a toy drive held at our school and the community. Graham was inspired to give back through his own family’s experience at Ronald McDonald House when he was an infant. Graham’s toy drive and leadership reflects the St. Raymond School Motto of Faith, Academic Excellence and Service. http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20170828/submitted/170828997/

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Tonight, Tuesday August 29th, is Curriculum Night at St. Raymond School for our Preschool - 8th Grade parents. Please join us in the gym at 6:30pm for our School Welcome followed by classroom presentations. Before or after your classroom presentations, stop by the Community Room for the Meet and Greet Social hosted by FSA.

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Parents - please sign up for your School Volunteer interests by Friday, September 1st. Take a look at the many ways you can to get involved at our school. Opportunities include: Family School Activities, Athletic Association Events, Room Parent, Crossing Guard and more. Click on straymondparish.ivolunteer.com and go to School Volunteer Opportunities.

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Our Friday Flyer is on the school website at wall.st-raymond.org/school - see the top menu bar. Check out the new look and navigation menu. We had a terrific first week of school! It will be a BRIGHT year especially with the Eclipse on our first day!

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Our Friday Flyer is on the school website at wall.st-raymond.org/school - see the top menu bar. Check out the new look and navigation menu. We had a terrific first week of school! It will be a BRIGHT year especially with the Eclipse on our first day!

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Welcome back to our 2017-2018 School Year! Go Saints!

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