Weekly Update (4/10/17)

Family Sports Night – Family Sports Night 2017
Family Sports Night will be held on Friday, April 28 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Albright. This event is open to all students in District 48, and does require an adult to accompany the children. See attached flyer for event details.

Family Sports Night Volunteers Needed
We need several volunteers to assist with Family Sports Night, particularly in helping supervise the sports/game stations or with selling raffle tickets. If you are available for a one hour shift, please contact Kate Beckwith at, text 630-677-3330 or review the attached flyer for further details.

See’s Candies Fundraiser Update
Thanks again to everyone that ordered See’s Candies or donated in lieu of purchasing! The candy is in and Jeannie Corsini will be contacting everyone who ordered to arrange delivery for this week. If you have any questions, please contact

Albright Families: Student Council’s Coins for the Cure Fundraiser Ends Wednesday! – Albright Coins for the Cure 2017
The Albright Student Council is holding its annual Coins for the Cure fundraiser until April 12th to raise money for two cancer charities: The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society ( and The Ross K. MacNeill Foundation ( As part of this, Albright students have been invited to donate and are having a fun Penny War Competition between the grades! Please see the attached flyer for more information on Coins for the Cure and the charities. For questions about Coins for the Cure, please contact the Albright Student Council advisors: and

Thank Yous
We wanted to thank you for your recent support of the following:

  • Barnes & Noble Book Fair/Celebration of the Arts – Thanks to all the students and staff who participated in this event! For the bookfair we had $4,733 in sales, which means the libraries will get $831 to purchase books!
  • Dominick’s Dine Out – Thank you to everyone who ordered from Dominick’s for our dine out over spring break. We made about $100 on the dine out!
  • Swartz Stage Curtains – We wanted to again thank all the district families and staff, and community supporters who contributed to the capital campaign this year. The stage curtains and window coverings were unveiled this past Thursday, followed by a wonderful performance from the Swartz Drama Club. Please stay tuned for information about the Albright scoreboard unveiling.