Mrs. Becky Mahr



Becky Mahr has been a member of the kindergarten team at St. Cletus since 2007. Becky graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education (area of concentration in Language Arts) from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She maintains a type 03 certification and is also a certified Catechist.

News From Our Classroom

Kindergarten Newsletter February 14th

Happy Valentine’s Day from Room 99!  We spent time this week talking about the many different ways we can show love to others, loving our neighbor, and doing kind deeds to show love in school and at home. The children made special Valentine’s Day crafts, worked on math skills and sorting using candy hearts, and...
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Kindergarten Newsletter February 7th

It was another exciting week in Room 99 celebrating the 100th Day of Kindergarten!  The children had fun sharing their 100 pieces of snack and working together to add their ingredients to our Kindergarten trail mix. They counted to 100 while playing Buzz, completed a 100 piece puzzle, heard a special story about the 100th...
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Kindergarten Newsletter January 31st

It was an exciting week in Kindergarten with all of the fun Catholic Schools week activities!  The children enjoyed talking about their favorite book characters, had special time reading with their 8th grade buddies, and talked about all of the reasons they love going to a Catholic School. We got to go cheer for our...
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Kindergarten Newsletter January 24, 2020

** Please join us at our Open House this Sunday, January 26th with mass at 9:30 followed by the Open House. There is so much to see here in our classroom! Your child is so excited to show you all the great things we do in Kindergarten! The children were so happy to hear about...
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Kindergarten Newsletter, January 17

Upcoming Events/mark your calendars: Saturday, January 18: Dudes and donuts: come join other little cardinals and their dudes for breakfast (older siblings are welcome)!  How fun!  Thanks Little Cardinals Committee for sponsoring! Enjoy! Monday, January 20: MLK day, No School Thursday, January 22: Dining 4 Dollars at Lou Malnati’s ; flyer required! Sunday, January 26-31: Open...
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Kindergarten Newsletter, January 10

Mark your Calendars: Monday, January 13: Hot Lunch, Little Joe’s Wednesday, January 15: Hot Lunch, Noodles Thursday, January 16: Cardinal College Event: Creating independence: Teaching self-help skills, responsibility and  emotional awareness–please consider attending this lecture!  6:30 in the St. Cletus Parish Center.  Please RSVP to Mrs. Schaefer at; please refer to flyer in Wednesday...
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Kindergarten Newsletter, December 13

Dear Kindergarten Families, We had a busy week with our gingerbread unit and practicing for our upcoming Mass.  Please click HERE to see some of our gingerbread centers in action and ask your child about some of the centers he/she visited this week. During this Holy Season, your child has been doing kind deeds at...
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Kindergarten Newsletter, December 6

Upcoming Events/Mark your calendars Monday, December 9: Hot Lunch, Pisa Pizza Tuesday, December 10: Dining 4 Dollars at the McDonald’s on La Grange  Road (5701) Wednesday, December 11: Hot Lunch, PF Chang’s Thursday, December 12: School Mass, 9:30 Friday, December 13: Hot Lunch, Boston Market Looking Ahead: Friday, December 20: Please plan on joining us...
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Kindergarten Newsletter, November 22

Next Week: Monday, November 25: Thanksgiving Prayer Service, 2pm: please bring a canned item in to place on the altar if possible. We will visit the book fair.  Please DO NOT SEND kindergartners with money.  Too often that money is put towards the toy table.  We will let you make that decision! 🙂 See below...
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