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Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Let us remember that we are in the holy presence of God.

Lord,let my little light shine in the world today. Amen

Saint John Baptist de La Salle…pray for us. Live Jesus in our hearts…forever!

Daily Digest

All college visits take place in the Guidance office, unless otherwise noted. Please get a pass from your teacher to meet with the college representative.


  • 11:00am-12:00pm: Benedictine of Atchison, KS
  • 7:00-8:00pm: DePaul University (at Loews Minneapolis Hotel)


  • 11:00am-12:00pm: Fairfield University
  • 1:00-2:00pm: St. Mary’s College of Indiana


  • 11:45am-12:45pm: Morehouse College

This helpful presentation, from 6:30-8:00pm tonight in the Robert Casanova Room, will give 9th and 10th grade students and their families an introduction to college planning services.
Juniors who are planning to take the PSAT review class tomorrow should report to Ms. Westphal’s room after school, A208.  In order to participate you MUST BRING A COMPLETED ANSWER SHEET from the practice test that you were given in the classroom.

And please email Ms. Braun today if you plan to attend so we have a list to give to Ms. Dorsher prior to the class

Respect for Life month is a time to move away from the ways people disrespect life through war, pornography, poverty, abuse of the elderly, neglect of children, and abortion. At DeLaSalle, we focus on daily supplies for babies born to families in need.  Every donation you bring in to Lasallian Ministry or to Albers Atrium, whether big or small, will go to the Northside Total Life Care Center. Give a little … for the babies!
Section tournaments begin this week and that means everyone must pay admission (including all De students). We host soccer sections tomorrow and the price of admission is $8 for adults and $6 for students. Thank you for your cooperation.
Quick witted? Filled with facts? Like to hang out with interesting people? You are invited to Quiz Bowl. Informational meeting and practice TOMORROW after school.. Questions? Contact Mr. Marrin.
Interested in joining Women of Words (WOW) the girls book group at DeLaSalle? Yes? Sign-up here today

See Ms. Roggow or Ms. Post for more details.

Anyone interested in playing boys’ or girls’ hockey this winter, stop by the Student Activities office before today and sign up.
Want a quick and easy way to earn some Christian Service Hours?  The Aim Higher Foundation, a local non-profit that raises funds to support students in Catholic schools, is hosting their second annual gala.  They would like DeLaSalle students to serve as hosts for the night.  Your responsibility is easy and food is provided.  The event is Friday, October 24 from 6-9 p.m.  If you are not available at 6 you can come later as long as you are there by 8:00.  Please e-mail Ms. Hodapp if you are interested in more details.
With the semester in full swing, it’s extremely important to make sure your iPad is backed up to your iCloud. To get help, you can go to the LTC – Library & Technology Center course in Canvas and tap on Student Technology Help or stop in the Library & Technology Center.
Ms. Peg Hodapp, Vice President for Lasallian Ministry, will be the guest speaker at the next regular meeting of the DeLaSalle Parent Association on Monday, October 13, from 6:30-7:45pm in the Robert Casanova Room. Ms. Hodapp will touch on the many Lasallian Ministry programs that are part of every student’s life at De, the Christian Service program required for graduation, the upcoming Diversity Week, class retreats, liturgies, Social Justice Week, Starry Night Prom, service trips, and much more.
Adam Pribyl has been named Section 5A Soccer Coach of the Year. Mr. Pribyl led the Islander varsity boys’ soccer team to its first ever conference championship. Congratulations Coach Pribyl!
Thank you to everyone who helped us “Dig Pink” to tackle cancer at the last regular season home volleyball games last Thursday. We raised $291. We will be donating this money to breast cancer research as well as the Random Acts of Kindness fund.

You have another chance to help us tackle cancer on Wednesday, October 15 at the last regular season home Islander football game. We are excited to again team up with the Minnesota Football Coaches Association and the Randy Shaver Cancer Foundation.