Family Letter October 2017
As we welcome fall and all its beauty, let’s take time to enjoy the outstanding colors and be thankful for that we have.
*During the month of October, we will be praying the rosary—refer to the school monthly calendar for dates and times—please join us in church.
*Please join us for our wonderful celebration in honor of St. Francis by having your pet blessed at 3:00p.m. at our annual Student Council Pet Blessing in the courtyard on Wednesday, October 4th. *On Saturday, October 28th the school will be celebrating our monthly Family Mass at 5p.m. We are looking forward to seeing all of you at this Mass—you are your child’s best role model.
*Please join us for BUNCO NIGHT (fun dice game) sponsored by School Advisory Board, Thursday, October 5th.
*Please join PTO at the Paint-N-Sip function on Saturday, October 14th—please call Renee if you have any questions at 847-302-6674. (Must be 21 or older to attend.)
* On Saturday, October 21st PTO will be hosting a SWEETHEART DANCE for all families. This is a fun event!
*The annual School Walk-A-Thon took place on Friday, September 22nd. The amount raised by the students was a little over our $7000.00 goal—AWESOME! Many thanks to all the volunteers and PTO Members that make this event a success. Thanks to the restaurant Shwings for donating the water for the walk and to all the sponsors who supplied the t-shirts for the school!
*Many thanks to all who purchased Football Mania tickets—our winner of the Chicago Bears jersey was the Greco Family—profits were about $1200.00—thanks to Mr. Ciconte for his help with Football Mania & for donating the jersey.
*Sacred Heart Student Council will be hosting the annual School Halloween Party Friday, October 27th from 3:15-5:00p.m. in the church basement. All are welcome to enjoy games, tasty snacks, and fun—tickets are $.25 each.
*Student Council will be leading the school in activities for the annual Red Ribbon Week. You may see red ribbons around the school block—Saying No to Drugs and Bullying!
*Please mark your calendar for Parent/Teacher Conferences on Friday, November 17th between 1-6p.m. You will soon be receiving an assigned time to arrive for your parent/teacher/child conference. If you are unable to meet at the given time, please notify your child’s teacher to reschedule as soon as possible.
*Many thanks to all the families that came out to walk in the Hispano Fest Parade that Sacred Heart was invited to—we had beautiful weather!
*Congratulations to Mr. Panico & Miss Patti-both became grandparents this month—blessings to their grandsons & families!