Dear Families,

Early dismissal Tomorrow Friday, December 1st at 1:30 pm.

Illinois Tax Credit Scholarship Program:
You may have heard that the state of Illinois has created a new way to fund scholarships for children who choose to attend Catholic schools. On August 31st the new “Invest in Kids Act” was signed into law in Illinois.
The Illinois State Legislature has approved a new tax credit scholarship program to help provide families with funding to attend a private school of their choice. Current and incoming families can receive a tuition scholarship if they qualify. This program is available on first come, first serve basis. More information may be found at www.archchicago.org/tcs
Holy Day Mass: We will be celebrating The Feast of the Immaculate Conception on Friday morning, December 8th. There will be no school Mass on Thursday morning.
 
 
Fun Lunch: Fun lunch will consist of grilled cheese on Friday, December 15th.
Preschool Volunteer: our preschool classroom is in need of a volunteer on Tuesdays 8:35 – 9:10 to help the students with their tablets in computer class. Please contact the office if you would like to volunteer.
Important Dates:
  • The last Chess session will be on Monday, December 11th.  
  • St. Gabriel Church Choir Concert will be held on Saturday, December 2nd at 7:00 pm in the church
  • Breakfast with Santa Claus, Sunday, December 3rd. 9:00 am. – 1:00 pm.
  • Our Lady Of Guadalupe Mass will be on Tuesday, December 12th at 6:30 pm.
  • Grilled cheese fun lunch will be on Friday, December 15th 
  • First Reconciliation will be on Saturday, December 16th at 11:00 am.
  • St. Gabriel Christmas program will be on Friday, December 22nd at 10:00 am in the auditorium.
  • Christmas Break: December 25th through January 8th  
St. Gabriel’s Church Choir Concert:
The St. Gabriel Choir with Kenned and Carl invites you to join them for an evening of holiday music on Saturday,  December 2nd at 7:00 pm in the Church. This is a first for the choir. There will be no admission fee, but a Free Will Offering will be gladly accepted. Light refreshments offered in the School Hall after the Concert. Join us for an evening of “Songs of the Season”.
 
 

Breakfast with Santa:

 

Please mark your calendars for our annual Breakfast with Santa event on Sunday, December 3, 2017, in the School Hall from 9 am to 1 pm. We are in need of Volunteers! Please contact the school office if you are available to help. Our chairperson is Heather GarrityLagomasini and Colleen Harrington. Saint Gabriel Santa & Bunny Committee

 

 

Breakfast with Santa Raffle:

Tickets are $1.00 each and 100% of your total sales will be credited to your fundraising account. All ticket stubs and money can be turned into the school by Friday, December 1st. Ticket stubs and money can also be dropped off at the Breakfast. Please be sure to SIGN THE TICKET SHEET at the raffle table for your fundraising credit. If you do not plan on using the tickets, please send them back to the school so we can recirculate them to others prior to the due date.

Grilled Cheese Fun Lunch

Grilled Cheese Fun Lunch