News and Announcements

Join us for the Next Maggie Daley Speaker Series: John Franklin

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Our next event in the Maggie Daley Speaker Series is FXW alumnus John (“Johnny”) Franklin, who will speak to the FXW community on Tuesday, April 16 at 8:30 a.m. in the HNC Auditorium. He will be the first alum to be featured as part of the Maggie Daley Speaker Series. After attending Whitney Young, Johnny went on to…

Buy your Tickets for the CATC Scholarship Dinner 2019!

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Buy Your Tickets Today! Tables and tickets are going fast for the 29th annual Children at the Crossroads Foundation Scholarship Dinner. The event will be held on May 3 at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago. Cocktails start at 6:30 p.m., and dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m. Join us as we honor… Father Tom Hurley, Founders…

SET Teen Panel

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Former FXW students joined us this past Wednesday for a Teen Panel as part of our SET (Social Emotional Development and Technology) program here at FXW. The freshman and sophomores shared their thoughts and experiences as teenagers in a social media world. Thanks to all who joined us for the evening…

Family STEM Night 2019

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Our Family STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) Night will be held on Thursday, March 21 from 5:45-7:30 p.m. at HNC. Your whole family will have the opportunity to explore different hands-on STEM activities. Signups are now closed, but we look forward to seeing everyone who signed up there…

Thank you for your support of Gala 2019!

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Thank you for making Gala 2019 an incredibly successful and enjoyable evening and for making our collective dreams come true. Because of the generosity of this community, we are proud to share that over 800 attended and Gala 2019 raised nearly $850,000 and counting. More important than the total raised, the overwhelming love and support you demonstrated for our…

Interfaith Prayer and Meditation at FXW

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The beauty and richness of our religious diversity lies at the heart of our Community of Faith and is one of the distinctive features that makes FXW so special. Blessed with this gift, FXW will resume Interfaith Prayer and Meditation sessions on both our campuses.  These informal gatherings, which are open to FXW’s adult community (parents, faculty, and staff…

FXW Day of Unplugging

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FXW Families, We’re looking forward to our second annual FXW Day of Unplugging! Starting Thursday, February 7th at 3:15 and ending at the end of the school day on Friday, February 8th, all teachers and students will be device-free. We’d like you to join us, too. Here is information on our 24-hour digital respite. We…

FXW Wins the Cardinal's Cup 2019

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Congratulations to FXW for winning the 2019 Cardinal’s Cup!! The final score for the tournament was FXW 29, Sacred Heart, 24. Thank you to all the players, coaches, and families for all your hard work throughout the weekend…

Maggie Daley Speaker Series: Dr. Jean Twenge

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On February 6, 2019, the Maggie Daley Speaker Series in partnership with the FXW SET Program welcomed Dr. Jean Twenge, psychologist and author of the popular book, iGen: Why Today’s Super-Connected Kids Are Growing Up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy—and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood. Through her research on the “iGeneration” —the first generation to spend their…