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Principal Notes – 2/11/19

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Thank you all for helping to make Catholic Schools Week 2.0 a success!  I understand that being off of school and rescheduling the Catholic Schools Week events takes a lot of flexibility. THANK YOU! Please note that THIS FRIDAY is a half day of school.  Students will be dismissed at 12:00. …

WFC Selling Opportunities

Parents, We had an exciting WFC kick-off assembly on Thursday and our students are eager to sell chocolate and earn great prizes. If every one of our students just sold one box, we can raise over $8,000 for the school. BUT, we are hoping to raise much more than that!! To help families sell the…

Late start tomorrow (2/6/19)

STMM will have a late start tomorrow, February 6, 2019. STMM will begin classes at 10:15. There will be no AM bus service for our students if D300 is running buses. The school office will open at 9:45 and student may begin to arrive at 10:00 for drop off at the WEST DOOR. Students are…

Screenagers – RESCHEDULED

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, The Screenagers event has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 28 at 6:30 in the gym.  More information will be sent home. In Faith, Brenna O’Hearn Principal – STMM

Revised Catholic Schools Week Schedule 2/4 – 2/8

REVISED CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK SCHEDULE: All Week: “Catholic Schools Week Food Drive” Throughout Catholic Schools Week St. Margaret Mary will be collecting nonperishable food items. The canned food and boxed items will be donated to the Algonquin/Lake in the Hills Interfaith Food Pantry. Monday, February 4, 2019: ALL SCHOOL DRESS THEME: Super ~Students are permitted…

School Closures

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, It is our goal to keep our families up-to-date on the status of any school closures and cancellations for the week. Today (January 29, 2019) – All after-school activities are canceled including aftercare. Wednesday (January 30, 2019) School is CLOSED. Anticipated High Temp: -14℉ with “real feel” temp of -35℉….


Dear St. Margaret Mary families, I anticipate that we will have school tomorrow. If something should change I will let you know. Tomorrow will be comfy cozy day. Students are invited to dress in comfortable clothing. Pajamas and or slippers are not permitted. Students will also receive a special treat provided by our Home and…

No School-Virtual learning day (Monday January 28)

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Due to the predicted weather outlook tomorrow, St. Margaret Mary will be closed. This day will be counted as a virtual learning day. Teachers will be posting virtual lessons by 9:00 a.m. All assigned work is due Wednesday, January 30. A revised Catholic Schools Week schedule will be emailed tomorrow….

Marian Mass – Canceled

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Due to the severely cold and snow weather prediction for Monday, January 28, Marian has canceled the deanery Mass.  If we have school we will have Mass at St. Margaret Mary Church at 9:30. If there are any additional changes to Catholic Schools Weeks. In Faith, Brenna O’Hearn Principal – STMM

Weather and Catholic Schools Week

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Below is a message from District 300’s Superintendent.  As you are aware Catholic Schools Week begins on Sunday, January 27.  If the school is closed due to a weather event, I will communicate that to all parents. I will also notify parents of any changes to the Catholic Schools Week schedule. District…

World’s Finest Chocolate Fundraiser Is Starting Soon!!!

Dear SMM Families, The School Advisory Board is excited to announce that the World’s Finest Chocolate Fundraiser will be starting soon with a kick-off assembly for the students on February 7th! Prior to this date, you will be receiving a parent letter/permission slip describing all the great prizes the students can earn. At the bottom…

Remind Text Messages

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, I was notified today that families that use Verizon Wireless will no longer get the Remind text messages. This is an issue with the two companies and not St. Margaret Mary. What does this mean? Beginning January 28, 2019 families who normally get Remind messages via texts will no longer…

Principal Notes – 1/13/19

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Thank you to all that attended our first Dine and Share of the new year! It was great to see so many families at the event. Things to Know – Early Registration – It is that time of year again! Early registration information will be sent home this week to…

Catholic Schools Week

Dear Parents, Attached you will find the information for Catholic Schools Week.  There are a lot of exciting events planned throughout the week.  One thing to take special note of is St, Margaret Mary is hosting the Deanery Mass at Marian Central Catholic High School on Monday, January 28.  Permission slips will be going home this…

Christmas Spirit Wear Day Tomorrow

Dear STMM Families, Tomorrow is spirit wear day. In the spirit of the season, students are invited to wear red/green or Christmas themed clothing. Please do not wear hats during the school day. Merry Christmas! In Faith, Brenna O’Hearn Principal – STMM

Student Council Hat and Mitten Drive

Dear STMM Families, Tomorrow is the last day for the Student Council Hat and Mitten drive. Please send in hats and mittens to help families during the cold winter months.  Donations may be placed in the Christmas boxes under our Christmas tree. In Faith, Brenna O’Hearn Principal – STMM

Mass Location 12/14/18

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Mass will be held in the school gym on Friday, December 14 at 9:15. In Faith, Brenna O’Hearn Principal – STMM

Recess Volunteers Needed

We need your help!  St. Margaret Mary is looking for recess volunteers.  We are very short handed in volunteers during recess on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. If you are interested in volunteering for recess please contact the school office and sign-up on School Speak. This is a quick way to get an hour of stewardship….

Principal Notes – 12/09/18

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Welcome to the second week of Advent. Today we light a second purple candle on the Advent wreath to represent the hope of Christ coming to the world.  We have a lot going on at school in the next two weeks. Important Information:  Dine and Share – Our December Dine…

Mid Quarter

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Today is mid quarter.  If your child is in 3-8th grade please check your child’s progress report on School Speak.  If you have any questions about the progress report, please contact your child’s teacher. In Faith, Brenna O’Hearn Principal – STMM