This year’s Glimmer Auction will be held on February 10th at 6pm in our School Gymnasium at 2524 W. Altgeld
This year’s theme of THE LOVE BOAT promises to welcome everyone to a great evening of food, drinks and FUN!
Join us for this fun event right here in our gym, which will be transformed into a mini vacation destination! Get out of the cold with your Valentine and fall in love all over again on the Love Boat!
Guests are encouraged to dress up in costume to fit the theme . . . use your imagination!
The ticket price includes food and drinks and a ton of FUN!
The evening includes a silent auction, for which each classroom has made a project to include. Other one of a kind items include experiences with our teachers and staff, like Lunch with the Principal, Bowling with the Kindergarten teacher, or Gym Teacher for the Day.
The Glimmer Committee is also actively asking for other items to be included in the auction. PLEASE feel free to donate items as well or reach out to friends and family who are willing to donate, or place an ad in our auction guide.
Purchase your tickets TODAY!
Tax Credit Webinar
Thu, Jan 18, 2018 7:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (312) 757-3121
Access Code: 681-138-165
First GoToMeeting? Let’s do a quick system check: https://link.gotomeeting.com/system-check
St. John Berchmans School is honored to be a part of the Illinois Tax Credit Scholarship Program! This bill allows for families to apply for a full tuition scholarship next school year. For more information, contact the school office or visit the IL Tax Credit Scholarship Information Page.
St. John Berchmans is hosting two informational sessions (one in person and one online webinar) to provide you with information on how to apply for the Illinois Tax Credit Scholarship Program for next year.
-On January 18th at 7:30pm, click the above link to join the webinar.
-On Jan 20th at 9:15am in the Church Hall, the in-person session will occur.
St. John Berchmans is hosting two APPLICATION SUPPORT DAY EVENTS in the Church Hall.
-On January 22nd from 8-10am, families will be provided assistance with applying through the approved SGO site, Big Shoulders. https://www.bigshouldersfundsgo.org/
-On January 31st from 12-2pm, families will be provided assistance with applying through the approved SGO site, Empower Illinois. https://empowerillinois.org/
Additionally, to be added to our email list so that you can be updated with information about our admissions process and the tax credit scholarship, fill out our Request for Information form.
Thursday Morning Playgroup
Is your child not yet school aged, but ready to play and learn? Join us every Thursday, during the school year, from 9:30am-11 for our St. John Berchmans Playgroup! This group is FREE and open to children from birth to age 3 and their caregivers. No reservations necessary, just drop in! Enter through the doors to the school at the corner of Logan Blvd. and Campbell St.
Little City Readers
Each Wednesday from 10-11am, SJB hosts Big City Readers for your littles ones! This one hour baby (+ their caregiver) class will focus on early literacy skills for you and your 0-3 year old, including the 5 early literacy building blocks: talk, read, sing, write and play. Visit the Big City Readers website to register and for more information.