Posted on January 18, 2019 ยท Posted in Academic News, General, Weekly Announcements

Parents’ Club Update
A few awesome Parents’ Club events are coming up and we’d love to see you there!
Thursday, Jan. 17 at 7 pm: Parent Club Meeting – BUNCO! No need to know how to play, try beginners luck! Thinking of becoming a board member next year? Come to the meeting to learn more.
Sunday, Jan 20 from 1-10 pm: Father’s Club AFC/NFC Party – Come watch the big NFL games and enjoy food and drinks all afternoon. See flyer here.
Saturday. January 26 at 7 pm: Mother’s Club Trivia Night – Get a team together and test your knowledge! Also enjoy raffles, Split the Deck and cash prizes. See flyer here.

Midway Families: Support Our Peru Fundraiser at Home Run Inn!
Home Run Inn Pizza at 6221 W. Archer Avenue will be hosting a fundraiser to help us send students to Peru! If you order Home Run Inn on Tuesday, January 22, show them this flyer at the register and 20% of proceeds will go toward our trip. Please support this amazing cause!

Named Scholarship Applications Open
Named Scholarships applications for the 2019-20 school year are currently open. You can find the full list of them at, which includes the requirements and the application for each scholarship. Applications are due by February 1 and will not be available after that date. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Lapinski at

Scholarship Opportunity for Seniors
In August 2007 Cpl. Brodnick lost his life in a Blackhawk Helicopter accident in Northern Iraq. To keep his memory alive, a scholarship fund has been set up by his father, his father’s wife, and their daughter. They are generously offering a $1,000 scholarship to a St. Laurence senior.

To be eligible, you must meet the following criteria:
–be a citizen of the U.S.
–submit a two page, typed essay as to what your educational studies/goals are.In the upper right hand corner of the paper, type your name and home address. Submit the essay to your Counselor by 2:45 PM on Wednesday, January 23.