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School Update

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, I hope that all our students were able to get outside today and enjoy the snow after remote learning.  Tomorrow we will have a normal return to school with Spirit Wear.  As a reminder, all students wanting to play in the snow must bring snow gear to school.  Snow gear…

Dine and Share – Nothing Bundt Cakes

1. To place an order on-line, please visit the website: https://www.nothingbundtcakes.com/bak ery/ilialgonquin  ** Must Be The Algonquin Location ** 2. All orders have to be placed between Monday, February 1st & Wednesday, February 10th. **Pick-Up Can Be For Any Day during this time frame or after** 3. Once you’re ready to place an order (before…

School update- Remote learning

St. Margaret Mary will be closing tomorrow 1/26/21 due to weather and moving to a remote day. Teachers will be sending/posting remote learning instructions.  Please let me know if you have any questions. Morning announcements will begin at 9:00 a.m. In Faith, Brenna O’Hearn Principal – STMM

Recess Help

Calling all parents…We need your help! We are in desperate need of recess volunteers.  School recess is Monday – Friday from 11:00 – 12:40.   We have a very flexible schedule. Please contact Mrs. Przybylski (aprzybylski@stmmschool.org) in the school office for more information or to schedule a time to help. In Faith, Brenna O’Hearn Principal –…

Order classroom picture composite

Dear Families, Class Composites are now available to order! Get yours today at  inter-state.com/order . Use Order Code 56425XQ. These are available until 02/17/2021 at 11:59 pm.

Dine and Share – Panera’s in Algonquin

It’s Dine and Share time! Join us on Wednesday January 20th at Panera in Algonquin. From Open to close you can enjoy Panera’s delicious food and help out our amazing school. Make sure to show the flier and mention St. Margaret Mary. Thank you all for your continued support!

Tuition and Registration for the 2021-2022 School Year

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Attached you will find the tuition and fee breakdown for the 2021-2022 school year. Registration fees will be posted to your FACTS account on February 1, 2021, with a processing date of March 12, 2021. All preschool – 7th-grade students will be automatically enrolled for the next school year. If…

Return to school – November 30

As we plan our return from Thanksgiving break, tomorrow, we need to work together as one community. We are asking families to consider remaining in remote learning for the ten days following Thanksgiving Break (November 30 – December 9) if your family traveled or attended family get-togethers with people outside your own home or immediate…

Panther Press – Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to all our St. Margaret Mary Families!  We hope you have a safe and healthy break. If you will be transitioning to remote learning for the 10 days after the break, please let Mrs. O’Hearn know by Friday, November 27, 2020. We are encouraging families that traveled or had family gatherings over the…

November 30 Return – Important

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Again, I want to thank you for all your trust and support through this challenging time of COVID and education. Since late August, we’ve been in school, and for that, we are all truly grateful for your confidence in our ability to educate your children. Thank you for your smooth…

Principal Notes: October 9, 2020

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, Again, thank you for your quick transition from in-person to remote learning with little notice. The students and teachers did a wonderful job on Monday. The McHenry County Health Department was very pleased with our response to COVID-19 in our school and commended all our efforts to keep our students,…

COVID Update

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, First, thank you for making the transition to remote learning at such short notice today. It was great to see so many of our students logged in for Morning Announcements. As you were notified last night, a staff member at St. Margaret Mary tested positive for COVID19 over the weekend….

Picture Day – will be rescheduled

Dear Families, We will NOT have have school pictures taken on Tuesday, October 5 or Wednesday, October 6.  We will update you in the near future with the new dates for pictures.  Anyone who did place an order for pictures, that order will be honored for the rescheduled picture dates. God Bless, Cyndi Mobeck Office…

Remote Learning Day – TOMORROW 10/5/20

Dear St. Margaret Mary Families, This letter is to inform you that one of our staff members has tested positive for COVID-19. In an abundance of caution, we will be remote learning tomorrow, Monday, October 5 until we can contact the McHenry County Health Department and the Diocesan Catholic Education Office for further direction. Preschool…

Principal Notes – October 2, 2020

Welcome to October! You can really feel the weather changing and the mornings are cool and crisp. Things to Know: Student Council: Student Council has formally requested that uniform shorts not be limited to particular months during the school year. The proposal was officially voted on by the council and sent to the principal’s office…

Spirit Wear Guidelines

Tomorrow is our first Spirit Wear Day for all students and staff members.  Please see the guidelines below for STMM spirit wear days. Spirit wear is a type of alternate uniform offered to students on certain days which allows the students to express and cultivate a sense of pride in our school community. For this…

Principal Notes – September 21, 2020

Welcome to Fall! You can really feel that fall is in the air! All of our families are doing a wonderful job following all the new rules and regulations. We cannot thank you enough for your understanding of these rules and guidelines. Because of you, we have had a successful start of the year, we…

Principal Notes – September 11, 2020

Today we remember the tragic events of September 11. We turn to God for comfort and hope: God of love we place in your loving arms the thousands of innocent lives that were lost on that unforgettable morning of September 11, 2001. We also remember the courage of the countless men and women who put…

Teaching Safety: Empowering God’s Children Program

Dear St. Margaret Mary Parents, St. Margaret Mary teachers will present the program, Teaching Safety: Empowering God’s Children to our students beginning the week of August 31, 2020. This program is provided to us by the Diocese of Rockford and is part of our ongoing effort to help create and maintain a safe environment for…

Principal Notes – First Week of School in the Books!

Way to go Panthers, week one is in the books! We made it through our first week of school and it was a great success.  Thank you to all our families for making the adjustments during our transition back.  We know that changing a routine can be hard, but you all did a great job…