Posted on September 12, 2018 ยท Posted in Weekly Announcements

College Athletic Recruiting Night
The Athletic Department is hosting a free College Recruiting Night for interested junior and senior male and female athletes and their parents TONIGHT September 12th at 7:00 in the Cafeteria. The evening should last about one hour. Topics will be discussed to help you make an informed college decision if you plan on being a student-athlete at the collegiate level. Tim McDonough ’91, Baseball Coach at Lewis University, will serve as the guest speaker for the evening.

Homecoming Week Next Week
Next week is Homecoming Week. Please check your child’s email for updates on daily themes, dress codes, events and more.

Vike Hike
If you have not done so yet, please turn in your Vike Hike permission forms to Dean Shaw.

Absent Student Protocol
If your child is going to be absent, please send an email to Nurse Cook at By emailing, this covers the day’s absence and also the note required for the student’s return to class.

Book Card Deadline on Thursday
If your child needs to purchase a card for books on their iPad from the spirit shop, the deadline is TOMORROW, Thursday, September 13. The spirit shop will be open before school.

7th and 8th Grade Sibling Info
This is the last call to fill out our sibling information form for 7th and 8th grade siblings so that we can send them a St. Laurence t-shirt!

College Financial Aid Info Night for Seniors
Seniors and their Parents are invited to attend a College Financial Aid Presentation and College Rep Panel to take place in the STL cafeteria on Monday, Sept. 24 at 6 pm. Please contact Mrs. Kasboske at (708)458-6900 X222 or to confirm how many people will be in attendance so a sufficient number of handouts will be available.

Updated Events
Mothers’ and Fathers’ Club Meeting
Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 7 pm – Guest speaker Dr. Tom Pallardy discussing Social Emotional Issues and Anxiety; Club dues ($25 per club) due at meeting, all parents are required to join. Feel free to bring or send in your donations for raffle baskets!

Peru Immersion Trip Applications Open
Those interested in the Peru Immersion Trip in March should see Mr. Turney to receive an application. Application deadline is Friday, September 14. Take advantage of this once in a lifetime opportunity!

Golden Girls Fundraiser
The St. Laurence Cheerleaders will have a fundraiser on September 17 from 5-8pm at the Portillo’s at 4020 W. 95th Street in Oak Lawn. 20% of all proceeds will benefit the Golden Girls. Simply show them this picture at the register.