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2021-2022 School Videos

  • Giving Tuesday Thank You
    Thank you to everyone who helped us raise over $29,000 for the Crusader Fund this Giving Tuesday!
  • Giving Tuesday - November 30, 2021
    For more than a hundred years the School of St. Mary has been journeying alongside parents to give their children the solid path to a fruitful future. That journey has been made possible by the strong partnerships we have formed with supporters like you. Now more than ever we need Crusaders willing to join us and support us on this journey to give our children not just an education but a foundation of values for life. Can we count on your Giving Tuesday contribution? Make your donation here: https://www.givecentral.org/location/248/event/31484
  • Veterans Day 2021
    Donald Carter, WWII Army Veteran, came to speak to the 6-8th grade classes. His visit was highlighted on the WGN news.
  • Trunk or Treat 2021
    On October 15, the Parents Association of the School of St. Mary hosted a fall festival and trunk-or-treat in the school parking lot. Over 150 people spent a gorgeous evening having fun and getting to know the community. Special thanks to our chairs, Courtney Bott and Mairin Wilke for putting it all together!
  • September at the School of St. Mary
    The School of St. Mary had a busy September with the return of Sports and other student activities. 
  • The School of St. Mary celebrated our fall athletes and our 8th Graders with a Homecoming Pep Rally on September 24. Special thanks to the teachers, coaches, and parents that helped make this event a success.
  • Welcome Back! 
    Welcome to the 2021-2022 School Year! (August 2021)
  • PGC Open House
    The School of St. Mary Primary Grade Center (PreK-3rd Grade) held a Virtual Open House on Wednesday, September 1. This is the opening video by Dr. Brua, Principal, with news and updates on the start of the school year. (September 2021) 
  • UGC Open House 
    The School of St. Mary Upper Grade Center (4th-8thGrade) held a Virtual Open House on Wednesday, September 8. This is the opening video by Dr. Brua, Principal, with news and updates on the start of the school year as well as a back-to-school message from Father Nacius. (September 2021) 
  • Dr. Julie Brua SOSM Welcome 
    Dr. Julie Brua the new principal for the School of S. Mary, introduced herself to the SOSM community. (May 2021)

2020-2021 School Videos

 

  • Class of 2021 Clap Out 
    Students in grades 4 through 7 lined the parking lot along with parents of our graduating 8th-grade class to clap out the graduates! (June 2021)
  • SOSM 2021 Talent Show 
    Students in grades 4-8 not only performed but also worked backstage as crew to put together the annual talent show for everyone to enjoy! (May 2021) 
  • Living Stations of the Cross 
    The 8th grade class at the School of St. Mary reenacts the Stations of the Cross. (March 2021)
  • PGC Thanks 1st Responders 
    Primary Grade Students at the School of St. Mary showed their gratitude to our area first responders. This was held during Catholic Schools Week and honored members of the Lake Forest Fire Department. (February 2021) 
  • Junior Kindergarten Art Gallery 
    Take a walk through the Junior Kindergarten Art Gallery. (February 2021) 
  • Second Grade Nativity 
    The School of St. Mary's second-grade class nativity. (December 2020) 
  • 12 Doors of Christmas 
    The students of the Upper Grade Center decorated their homeroom doors in the theme: 12 Days of Christmas. (December 2020) 
  • SOSM on WGN Morning News 
    The School of St. Mary was the WGN Morning News Superfan Flyover on November 19, 2020. The flyover was in celebration of SOSM earning its 3rd National Blue Ribbon School Award for Academic Excellence. SOSM is one of only 38 private schools in the country to have won this distinguished award 3 times. (November 2020)
  • SOSM National Blue Ribbon School Award Assembly 
    The School of St. Mary celebrates its third National Blue Ribbon Award. Only 38 private schools in the United States have received this prestigious award three times. (November 2020) 
  • UGC Halloween Parade 
    Students at the Upper Grade Center (4th - 8th grade) participate in the traditional Halloween Parade. (October 2020)
  • PGC Halloween Parade 
    Students at the PGC (preschool - 1st grade) participate in the traditional Halloween parade to show off their costumes. (October 2020) 
  • Banana Boat Song 
    Second-grade students at the School of St. Mary performed Banana Boat with Boomwhackers and Bells. (September 2020)

2019-2020 School Videos

  • SOSM Easter Wishes 
    The Faculty and Staff of the School of St. Mary wished everyone a Happy Easter! (April 2020) 
  • Hello from SOSM 
    The Teachers & Staff of the School of St. Mary reached out to our students and families to let them know we care and were with them during the Covid-19 pandemic! (March 2020) 
  • Jr. Kindergarten Art Fair 
    Take a tour through the Jr. Kindergarten classroom and see the artwork they created, inspired by the masters! (January 2020) 
  • The Community of the School of Saint Mary 
    School of St. Mary in Lake Forest, IL. A Catholic school that has been in existence for 103 years! We are very proud of our students, faculty, and parents because together we are part of the Church of St. Mary community. A community built on faith, service to others while living out God's call. (December 2019)
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