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Pre K- 6 Bourbonnais

Hot Lunch: The last day for hot lunch is this Thursday, May 23rd.

 

NO BUS: There will be no bus home this Friday, May 24th.

 

Lunch On The Lawn: This Friday, May 24th is Lunch On The Lawn from 12:10 to 12:40. Please remember to bring a blanket or chairs along with your lunch.

 

The Fightin’ Irish Ken Klipp Classic 5K will take place on Memorial Day (Monday, May 27th). Join us as a runner or walker. You may pre-register online at bishopmac.com/5K.

 

Kindergarten Graduation will be Wednesday, May 29th at 6:00 PM.

 

Fightin’ Irish Summer Athletic Camps: Registration for Camp is now open! To view camp information or to register, please visit bishopmac.com/athletics.

Band Concert: The 4th-6th grade band concert is Tuesday, May 7th at 7:00pm at the Kankakee Site.

 

Talent Show: Our student talent show will be held this Wednesday, May 8th at 1:00 in the gym.

 

May Crowning: Thursday, May 9th at 9:00am at MBVM church we will have our May Crowning Mass. This will replace our regular afternoon mass.

 

Piano Recital: The piano recital will be held this Friday, May 10th at 9am in the Parish Center.

Relaxed Dress Code: Relaxed dress code begins Wednesday, May, 1.  Uniform shorts and gym shoes are allowed.  Please see the handbook for additional information on clothing options.

 

Reminder: There is no 4th grade band practice on Wednesday, May 1st.

 

This week we will have our regular mass at 1:30 in the church.

 

Early Dismissal: This Friday, May 3 is an early dismissal at 11:25/11:30am. There will be No bus home. Extended day is available.

 

Progressive Raffle: The fourth and final drawing will take place at our annual Dinner Auction THIS FRIDAY, MAY 3 …and it’s the biggest payout yet! We still need your help to reach our total ticket sales goal before May 3. Please turn in any sold tickets and payment ASAP to your site office or via your child’s Tuesday folder.

 

 
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Midterms will be going home this week on Wednesday, April 17th.

 

EARLY DISMISSAL: This Thursday, April 18th is an early dismissal at 11:30. There will no bus home and no extended day.

 

EASTER BREAK: Easter break begins this Friday, April 19th through Wednesday, April 24th. Classes will resume on Thursday, April 25th.



 

No School Mass: In observance of Lent our regular school mass will be replaced by the Stations of the Cross today at 1:30pm at MBVM Church.

 

NO BUS HOME: There is no bus home this Friday, March 22.

 

Story Tots: Please join us for Bible stories and fun on Friday, March 22nd at BMCS Bourbonnais Site at 10:00am. This event is for children ages 2 to 5. Younger siblings are welcome to come along!

 

Spring Break/No School:   Spring Break begins Monday, March 25 – March 29. School resumes Monday, April 1.

 

MBVM Youth Group Garage Sale – The MBVM youth group garage sale has returned! It will be held Thursday, March 28 and Friday, March 29 from 7am – 6pm and Saturday, March 30 from 8am – 1pm. Donations of clean, gently-used items may be dropped off Monday, March 25 – Wednesday, March 27 between 8am – 8pm. All proceeds go directly to the MBVM Youth Group.

Pre K - 6 Bradley

Bradley Site Announcements

Free Out of Uniform Day: Out of Uniform day on Tuesday, May 21.

Step Up Day: Step up activities for each grade on Tuesday, May 21.

Mass: Mass on Wednesday, May 22 at 1:30 pm at Saint Joseph's Church.

Pre-School/Kindergarten Picnic: Pre-School and Kindergarten field trip for a picnic at Bird Park on Thursday, May 23 from 9 am - 11 am.

4th-6th grade Out of Uniform Day: 4th-6th may be Out of Uniform for a donation of $1 for the animal shelter on Thursday, May 23. 

Spring Play: Spring Play on Friday, May 24 at 1:30 pm and 6:00 pm in the Bradley Site gym. 

 

Bradley Site Announcements

Out of Uniform Day: Out of Uniform Day on Tuesday, May 7th for $1.00 to help with end of the year activities

Band: 4th-6th grade band concert on Tuesday, May 7th at 7:00 pm at the Kankakee Site

Pre-School Tour/Shadow: Tour/Shadow of the Pre-School on Tuesday, May 7th at 8:45 am and Thursday, May 9th at 9:00 am.

Mass: Mass on Wednesday, May 8th at 1:30 pm at the Saint Joe's Parish, hosted by Kindergarten and Fr. Peeters.

Field Trip: 5th/6th grade trip to the Field Museum on Thursday, May 9th. 

 

Bradley Site Announcements

Band: 4th grade band is on Tuesday, April 30th at 3:20 pm at the Kankakee Site. 5th and 6th grade band is on Thursday, May 2nd at 3:20 at the Kankakee Site. 

Dress Code:  Relaxed Dress Code begins on Wednesday, May 1st (uniform shorts and PE shoes permitted as part of daily dress code). 

Mass: Mass is on Wednesday, May 1st at 1:30 pm at St. Josephs Church, hosted by Father John and 1st grade.

Early Dismissal: Early dismissal on Friday, May 3rd at 11:30 am. Extended Day is available. No afternoon bus service.

Bradley Site Announcements

Adoration: Adoration opportunity on Tuesday, April 16th in the Saint Joseph Church from 12:55 pm - 1:15 pm.

 

Band: 4th grade band is on Tuesday, April 16th from 3:20 pm - 4:00 pm at the Kankakee Site.

 

School Mass: School Mass will be held on Wednesday, April 17th at 1:30 pm in the Saint Joseph Church, hosted by 2nd grade and Father Peeters. 

 

Early Dismissal: Early dismissal on Thursday, April 18th at 11:30 am to begin Easter Break. No Extended Day or bus services are available. 

 

Easter Break: Friday, April 18th - Wednesday, April 24th. Classes resume on Thursday, April 25th. 

Bradley Site Announcements

Lenten Reconciliation Service: Reconciliation for the 3rd-6th graders will be held on Monday, April 8th at 1:30 pm in the gym.

Parent Work Day: Parent Work Day is scheduled for Tuesday, April 9th from 9:00 am - noon.

Adoration: Adoration on Tuesday, April 9th during recess: 12:15 - 12:35pm and 12:55 - 1:15pm.

Band: 4th grade band is on Tuesday, April 9th at 3:20 pm at the Kankakee Site. 5/6th  band is on Thursday, April 11th at 3:20 pm at the Kankakee Site.

Mass: School Mass will be on Wednesday April 10th, at 1:30 pm in Saint Joe's Church, hosted by 3rd grade and either Fr. Sunny or Fr. Jon Horan.

Talent Show: The Talent Show will be held on Thursday, April 11th at 1:30 pm. 

Stations of the Cross: Stations of the Cross are on Friday, April 12th in St. Joe's Church at 1:30 pm.

Grade 7 - 8 Kankakee

Lost and Found – Keys, glasses, uniforms, phones, etc!!   Be sure to check the lost and found in the main office.

Happy Birthday today to Ben Kuntz, and Eric Edwards.

Happy Birthday over the weekend to Nathan Howard, Kayelee Brosseau, Connor Johnson, Logan Laroche, Broghan O’Connor, Dominick Knickrehm, Avary Tomic, Emmanual Loaiza, Eymmy Vargas, Zariayl Walls and Vivien Myrick.

We are announcing summer birthdays, here is the next portion, we will continue to announce next week Elizabeth Martinez, Kaylee Woolman, Jayce Hedge, Samuel Williams, Lucy Magiera, Jordan Johnson Autman, Amelia Conroy, Kennedy Lakomiak, Doug Konecki, Olivia Deluca, Clare Steffes, Mason Dionne, Dalton Kostecka, Emma McCammon, Kedzie Yeates, Estefani Rosales, Anahi Munoz, Max Lay, Nate Magee, Ashlyn Mitchell, Karmen Krutsinger, Kyle Eakins, Blake Jarvis, and Jonathon Orozco.

Read more about KANKAKEE SITE ANNOUNCEMENTS (J.H.)

Jr High- 8th graders will be dismissed today after graduation practice at approximately 9:30am. 7th graders there is NO extended day on Friday.

Coffee Shop – The Holy Grounds Coffee Shop will be open today. They are also accepting job applications for next year, fill out an application online here.

We are going to start announcing summer birthdays, we will continue to announce for the next few days:

Happy Birthday to Liam Crowley, Mia Crowley, Faith Provost, Leo Liu, Luis Galan, Emanual Esparza, Daisha Johnson, Dana Delacruz, Bobi Davidson, Iyses Terrell-Mccullum, Marcelo Vargas, Sophia Nugent, Wilson Netherton, Isaac Ruder, Karina Toledo, Josh Granger, Elizabeth Barajas, Tre Trevino, Sam Miller, Jonas Hall, Lily Edwards, Wesley Provost, Joe Pizur, Madison Hamilton, Joe Grant, Jude Pommier, Ethan Howard, Collin Howard, Mathew Arseneau, and Andrew Arseneau, Mya Smithberg, Timothy Barrera, Noah Smith, Elle Nugent, Madison Bylak, Patrick Wilson, Ian Quezada, Laura Tatroe, Veronica Davila, Piper Hanson, Brandon Medina, Michael Stipe, Jacob Majszak, Jocelyn Garcia.

 

Questions? Email us at info@bmcss.org

Read more about KANKAKEE SITE ANNOUNCEMENTS (J.H.)
Cafe’ - The Holy Grounds Café will have summer hours: Wednesday Mornings: 8 am - 12 noon. Open to the public.

Sports –

Congratulations on the boys and girls track seasons as they come to a close. Special congratulations to our 3 state qualifiers. Cole Gagnon (Discus), Chase Provost (3200), and Tim Harris (400). Go Irish!

Pom tryouts!  Anyone interested in trying out for Poms should plan to attend tryouts today, Monday, May 20th from 5-7 pm in the gym.

Happy Birthday to Jazmine Beck

Questions? Email us at info@bmcss.org
Read more about KANKAKEE SITE ANNOUNCEMENTS (J.H.)

Cafe’ - The Holy Grounds Café will have summer Hours: Wednesday Mornings: 8 am - 12 noon. Open to the Public.


Sports –

Saturday morning the girls soccer team will be playing for the Sectional Championship VS Herscher High School. We are trying to pack the stands this is the first sectional in Bishop McNamara history! Game is at 11 am played at Manteno High School. Wear green and pack the stands!!!

Anyone interested in Poms for next year should sign up in the Main Office. Tryouts are on Monday, from 5-7pm in the gym.

 

Happy birthday to Elizabeth Worby.

Happy Birthday over the weekend to Christopher Rojas, Tori Mulder, Jenna Salzman, Tori Perkins, and Kaitlin Pfeifer.

 

Questions? Email us at info@bmcss.org
Read more about KANKAKEE SITE ANNOUNCEMENTS (J.H.)

Grade 9 - 12 Kankakee

Service - Last call for service hours. If you want service hours entered on your next report card, you need to complete the report and reflect form today. Please take a moment and do so at this time.

 

Big Brother/Big Sister - There will be a brief meeting in the cafeteria immediately afterschool on Tuesday May 28th for any rising senior that is interested in being a big brother or sister for the incoming freshman class.

Lost and Found – Keys, glasses, uniforms, phones, etc!!   Be sure to check the lost and found in the main office.

Happy Birthday today to Ben Kuntz, and Eric Edwards.

Happy Birthday over the weekend to Nathan Howard, Kayelee Brosseau, Connor Johnson, Logan Laroche, Broghan O’Connor, Dominick Knickrehm, Avary Tomic, Emmanual Loaiza, Eymmy Vargas, Zariayl Walls and Vivien Myrick.

We are announcing summer birthdays, here is the next portion, we will continue to announce next week Elizabeth Martinez, Kaylee Woolman, Jayce Hedge, Samuel Williams, Lucy Magiera, Jordan Johnson Autman, Amelia Conroy, Kennedy Lakomiak, Doug Konecki, Olivia Deluca, Clare Steffes, Mason Dionne, Dalton Kostecka, Emma McCammon, Kedzie Yeates, Estefani Rosales, Anahi Munoz, Max Lay, Nate Magee, Ashlyn Mitchell, Karmen Krutsinger, Kyle Eakins, Blake Jarvis, and Jonathon Orozco.

Read more about KANKAKEE SITE ANNOUNCEMENTS (H.S.)

HS Schedule – No bells today until after AP testing.

Jr High- 8th graders will be dismissed today after graduation practice at approximately 9:30am. 7th graders there is NO extended day on Friday.

Coffee Shop – The Holy Grounds Coffee Shop will be open today. They are also accepting job applications for next year, fill out an application online here.

Job Opportunities –

United States Census is looking for team members. See the bulletin board outside the main office for more info.

Aurelio’s Pizza in Bourbonnais is also hiring. Stop in and fill out an application.

 

We are going to start announcing summer birthdays, we will continue to announce for the next few days:

Happy Birthday to Liam Crowley, Mia Crowley, Faith Provost, Leo Liu, Luis Galan, Emanual Esparza, Daisha Johnson, Dana Delacruz, Bobi Davidson, Iyses Terrell-Mccullum, Marcelo Vargas, Sophia Nugent, Wilson Netherton, Isaac Ruder, Karina Toledo, Josh Granger, Elizabeth Barajas, Tre Trevino, Sam Miller, Jonas Hall, Lily Edwards, Wesley Provost, Joe Pizur, Madison Hamilton, Joe Grant, Jude Pommier, Ethan Howard, Collin Howard, Mathew Arseneau, and Andrew Arseneau, Mya Smithberg, Timothy Barrera, Noah Smith, Elle Nugent, Madison Bylak, Patrick Wilson, Ian Quezada, Laura Tatroe, Veronica Davila, Piper Hanson, Brandon Medina, Michael Stipe, Jacob Majszak, Jocelyn Garcia.

 

Questions? Email us at info@bmcss.org

Read more about KANKAKEE SITE ANNOUNCEMENTS (H.S.)

HS Schedule – No bells today until after AP testing.

Jr High- 8th graders will be dismissed tomorrow after graduation practice approximately 10:00am. 7th graders there is NO extended day on Friday.

Job Opportunities –

United States Census is looking for team members. See the bulletin board outside the main office for more info.

Aurelio’s Pizza in Bourbonnais is also hiring. Stop in and fill out an application.

Yearbook – Last chance to get your 2018-2019 yearbook! High School students need to order online at Jostens.com

Questions? Email us at info@bmcss.org

Read more about KANKAKEE SITE ANNOUNCEMENTS (H.S.)
Cafe’ - The Holy Grounds Café will have summer hours: Wednesday Mornings: 8 am - 12 noon. Open to the public.

Sports –

Congratulations on the boys and girls track seasons as they come to a close. Special congratulations to our 3 state qualifiers. Cole Gagnon (Discus), Chase Provost (3200), and Tim Harris (400). Go Irish!

Pom tryouts!  Anyone interested in trying out for Poms should plan to attend tryouts today, Monday, May 20th from 5-7 pm in the gym.

Happy Birthday to Jazmine Beck

Questions? Email us at info@bmcss.org

Read more about KANKAKEE SITE ANNOUNCEMENTS (H.S.)

Cafe’ - The Holy Grounds Café will have summer Hours: Wednesday Mornings: 8 am - 12 noon. Open to the Public.

Sports –

Varsity baseball team, you will leave school at 1:45pm today for your regional game.

Boys track you will leave class at 2:00pm for sectionals.

Saturday morning the girls soccer team will be playing for the Sectional Championship VS Herscher High School. We are trying to pack the stands this is the first sectional in Bishop McNamara history! Game is at 11 am played at Manteno High School. Wear green and pack the stands!!!

Anyone interested in Poms for next year should sign up in the Main Office. Tryouts are on Monday, from 5-7pm in the gym.

 

Happy birthday to Elizabeth Worby.

Happy Birthday over the weekend to Christopher Rojas, Tori Mulder, Jenna Salzman, Tori Perkins, and Kaitlin Pfeifer.

 

Questions? Email us at info@bmcss.org

Read more about KANKAKEE SITE ANNOUNCEMENTS (H.S.)