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School Fundraiser Events Survey

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, To help us better plan our fundraising for the upcoming year we would like your input. Please complete the survey found in the link below. St. Margaret Mary Events Survey  Thank you for taking the time to complete the survey.  Your feedback is valuable in our planning efforts for next…

June Letter

Dear Saint Margaret Mary School Families, Summer is officially here are we are hoping that you are beginning to relax and enjoy the beautiful weather. The office staff and I are busy preparing for the upcoming school year; it will be here before you know it. As we prepare for the next school year, I…

HELP NEEDED: Field Day/Last Day of School

Dear Parents: We are still in need of help with both your time or your donation for Friday. Please take a look and see if you can help out in any way. Thank you for all of your hard work and volunteering throughout the year.  We would not be able to have our events without…

Principal Notes – Things to Know

We are in the home stretch!  Only 8 more days to go. This is a very busy time for the school and the students. Here are a few things to know: • Art Auction/ Golf Outing – Don’t forget to sign up for the Art Auction and Golf Outing. This year we will be auctioning…

Final countdown for Orange Ruler

Dear STMM Families, Thank you all for your incredible support for our big spring fundraiser, the Orange Ruler Fun Run! You, your families and your friends are helping us invest in very important items for our school such as education expenses not covered through tuition as well as the Athletic Department equipment and uniforms. Here…

Orange Ruler Update

Hello STMM Families! Thanks again to each of you that are already helping with our main fundraiser for the year, the Orange Ruler Fun Run, and have been asking friends and family for support as well!  Your valued contributions and support are helping us invest in education expenses not covered through tuition as well as…

Principal Notes – May 5, 2019

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Congratulations to all our 2nd-grade students that made their First Communion this weekend. Believe it or not, we have just 3 more weeks of school.  This is one of the busiest times in our building and we will be sending frequent updates and reminders as events approach. Orange Ruler –…

Orange Ruler- together we can reach our goal

Dear STMM Families, We want to thank those of you who have already registered your children, provided support and sent out donation requests to family and friends for our big fall fundraiser, the Orange Ruler Fun Run. Your efforts and help are greatly appreciated as we raise money for items very important to our community…

Principal Notes – April 14, 2019

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, It is hard to believe that today McHenry County received over 8 inches of snow and this week we will see highs in the 60’s! Holy Week: This week we enter into Holy Week. STMM will not be in session on Thursday, April 18 – Monday, April 22, 2019. On…

Golf Outing/Art Auction donations

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Many of our grades are hard at work creating beautiful masterpieces for the art auction.  In addition to the student artwork, we will have beautiful baskets filled with wonderful prizes.  In order to provide the very best items, we are asking for your help.  We are looking for families or local…

A Message from Mrs. A

Dear Families, I am very proud of all the students who participated in our Jump Rope/Hoops event. We finished our Jumping Unit with – 72 members in 1-minute jump club – 40 members in 2-minutes jump club – 33 members in 3-minutes jump club All the students who made it to the 3-minutes jump club…

Mother/Son Roller Skating – April 7th

Please join us for the Mother/Son Roller Skating Party to be held on Sunday, April 7th. This year we would like all STMM Mothers and Sons from Preschool – 8th Grade to join us. Please reply as soon as possible via the Evite. Below is the link. http://evite.me/g6U2TYCn3q STMM Home & School Association Amy Ostrowski,…

Principal’s Note – 3/17/19

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  “Christ beside me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ within me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me.” – St. Patrick Things to Know:  Dine and Share – Tomorrow (Monday, March 18) is the March Dine and Share at Potbelly in Algonquin.  This month Potbelly will give 25% of the proceeds…

Picture Day Update

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Today was picture day and all the students looked so nice.  Due to the number of students absent today, there will be a make-up picture day on Monday, March 18.  This is not a retake picture day, it is only for the students who were absent today.  After the pictures…

Flu

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, There has been an increase in the number of reported Influenza A cases reported at St. Margaret Mary and the county.  To prevent widespread flu in school, we recommend that your child stay home from school if experiencing flu or cold symptoms.  To decide whether or not to send your…

Kids Heart Challenge – Update

Dear Parents, I hope your kids are really enjoying the fun activities we’re doing in school right now. Kids Heart Challenge engages elementary and middle school students with jumping rope, playing basketball games, and doing conditioning workouts while empowering them to improve their health and helping kids with heart-health issues. We are working very hard!…

Principal Notes – 3/10/19

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, This week we will end the third quarter.  The grade book will close on Thursday and report cards and grades will be posted on Thursday, March 21. Things to Know:  Picture Day – Spring pictures will be Monday, March 11.  Unlike the fall pictures, you do not need to send…

Principal Notes – 03/03/19

Welcome to March!  Spring is just 22 days until spring. Thank you to all the families that turned in registration.  Turning in early registration helps us make critical decisions for the upcoming school year. Things to Know:  Ash Wednesday – Ash Wednesday Mass will be on Wednesday, March 6 at 9:30. Tech Talk – We had…

Uniform Questions and Answers

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, I know there has been a lot of talk and questions about the possibility of a big uniform change for next year.  Although the finalized website is not complete I would like to share with you some of the changes that are coming. I am hoping that the following questions…

Early Registration Ends Next Friday

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, This is just a reminder that Friday, March 1 is the last day to turn in your early registration.  Sending in registration helps us better plan for the upcoming year.  After March 1st the registration fee will increase by $100 per child. The early registration process is easy, simply complete the…