Catholic Schools Week 2019

  • -Calendar of Events-

    Primary Curriculum Fair Presentations: Students present their learning to their peers throughout the week

    Monday, January 28th - All School Catholic Schools Week Mass/ Primary Curriculum Fair /Geography Bee

    Mass  K-8 - 8:00am

    Inductees & full members recognized: Chi Alpha Mu Math Honor Society & National Junior Honor Society

    Geography Classroom Bee: Jr. High Students (5th-8th) will take in-class test week of January 21st to select school finalists

    School Wide Geography Bee: Monday, January 28th

    Junior High (5th-8th) - 9:30 am (after Mass)- Junior High School Wide Winner will advance to state test stage

    Illinois State Geography Bee - March 2019 (for test qualifiers only)

    Tuesday, January 29th - Spelling Bee (Sponsored by US Bank)/ Primary Curriculum Fair

    Classroom Spelling Bee:

    Junior High (5th-8th grades ) conducted week of January 14, 2019

    Primary (1st-4th grades): conducted week of January 14, 2019

    Top TWO spellers from each grade (1st-8th) will advance to the School-Wide Spelling Bee Tuesday, January 29th

    School Wide Spelling Bee (Sponsored by US Bank) : Tuesday, January 29, 2019

    Junior High (5th-8th grades) - 8:15 am - Junior High School Wide Winner (from grades 5-8) will advance to Chicago Collaborative Spelling Bee

    Primary Bee(1st-4th grades) - 10:00 am - Primary Grades have a local winner only

    Chicago Collaborative Spelling Bee: Thursday, March 14, 2019

    Wednesday, January 30th  - “Catholic Bowl” in the Gym / Primary Curriculum Fair

    Catholic Bowl 2018” 8:15 - Mixed grade level teams of 4 + 1 alternate. Study Sheets & Fliers are ready to go home. Will use local variation of NAQT rules

    Zaner-Bloser Handwriting Champion Crowned

    Classroom Contests: completed week of January 7th (top 3 selected per grade)

    School-wide judging: completed January 18th (classroom winners advance to Nationals, 1 per grade)

    Winner Announcements: Will be announced during the day

    Thursday, January 31st - School-Wide Curriculum Fair (Middle & Junior High)/Book Fair

    Open Classrooms, 2nd – 8th Grades, 10:00am - PK-1st grade classrooms will be open during the week

    Scholastic Book Fair: 9:00am - 5:30pm

    *Parents will be allowed to take students down to fair within a check-in system by homeroom teacher

    Science Fair Winner Announcements: Paper winners advance to City Fair at Guerin College Prep High School on Saturday, February 23, 2019. Poster Board winners advance to City Fair at MSI on March 2-3th, 2019.

    Friday, February 1st - Movie Day in the Gym

    PreK, JK, K, 1 , 2 - All watch movies in homerooms - teachers pick own movie

    Grades 3, 4, 5 - AM Showing - 9 AM - 10:30 AM 

    Grades 6, 7, 8 - PM Showing - 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM