~St. James School WILL BE IN SESSION ON MONDAY, JANUARY 19. Students will take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to mark the celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day in their classes in an age-appropriate manner. A special prayer service will be held for morning prayer.
~Principals were notified late in December that Sr. M. Paul McCaughey, O.P., resigned as Superintendent of Chicago Catholic Schools, effective January 1, 2015. According to Archbishop Blase Cupich, Sister Mary Paul has been asked to continue as a senior relationship manager, and she will “help spearhead the team raising $150 million for the newly established Catholic Education Scholarship Trust and $8 million for academic excellence in Catholic schools.
~Our next Sandwich Ministry Day is next Friday, January 23.
~The Yearbook orders are due January 23. Be advised that no extra yearbooks are ordered.
~The order form for Special Lunches, February through May. is attached to the electronic Fodder. Orders are due on January 23.
~Join us at the January Parents’ Club meeting on Tuesday, January 20, at 9:00 a.m. in the Laramie Room. We’d love to see you there!