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MEA Weekend – Oct. 16-19, 2014

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

Lord, let me use this long weekend to catch up on homework and rest. Amen

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

All parents are invited to participate in Parent-Student-Teacher conferences on Thursday, Oct. 16 from 11:00am-7:00pm. Students are also encouraged to participate in conferences. Click here to read more information about conferences.
Learn about college admissions from the college side during this informative panel on Thursday, Oct. 16 from 5:15-6:15pm in the Robert Casanova Room.
Juniors, please watch your Student Apps email for an invitation to junior lunches with Mr. Lieske and Mr. Benson. Junior lunches begin on Wednesday, October 22. The lunches give you a chance to share your opinion about important issues at DeLaSalle.
Give a baby something to snuggle into! PJs! Onezies! Infant sleepers size: newborn to 12 months). And for sure, new winter clothes! Get your family to donate with you! Bring items to Lasallian Ministry or Albers Atrium all month.
Hey students – how would you like to study art and culture in Costa Rica over spring break? Food science in Italy right after school gets out? Or the African Diaspora in Brazil next summer? You can through three international academic courses the Global Advantage Program has planned for 2015. Find more details about the trips here. See Mr. Casey with questions.
Congratulations! On Tuesday, September 30, you raised $310 just from contributing spare change. This is an excellent start to our H2O for Life project, which will continue through Catholic Schools Week. Stay tuned….
All students interested in being on this year’s Math League team, please attend an informational meeting in Mr. Newman’s room, B307, on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 3:15pm. If you are interested in Math League but cannot attend the meeting, please see Mr. Newman before the meeting.
Congratulations to Billy Hart ’15, who was selected as a top 5 semifinalist for ASPIRE Athlete of the Week. Help Billy win the number one spot. Click here to vote for him!
Islanders already know that DeLaSalle has the best cheer team in the state. Help us spread that message to the rest of Minnesota by voting in WCCO-TV’s “Best Cheer Team in Minnesota” competition. You may vote multiple times but cast your votes before Thursday. Click here to vote.
Not doing a winter activity? Come and try out be a part of a National and State Title winning team! Competition Cheer is an athletic, fun, and spirited sport that is comprised of dance, gymnastics, stunts and jumps. No experience necessary!

Tryouts are open to all students on Monday from 5:30-7:30pm in the LL Gray Gym. Please wear shorts and a t-shirt, gym shoes and have your hair up. We will teach you all of the skills you need to know at tryouts! Please fill out the DLS Cheer Registration Form and bring it to the LL Gray Gym on the day of tryouts. If you have questions, please contact Coach Veronica Pettini or Coach Jessica Luckett.

Want to be a doctor? A nurse? A therapist? Get a hands on feel for a career in health through the Scrubs, Gloves and Microscopes program through the University of Minnesota. There are 12 sessions; each session is 3 hours long and focuses on a different health career option, starting with occupational therapy on October 30. Click here for more information and to sign up.
BeYOUtiful meets on Monday from 7:30-8:20am in the Lasallian Ministry office. All are welcome.
Our school chaplain, Fr. Brian Park, will offer Mass in the Chapel every Tuesday at 3:15pm. The first Tuesday Mass will happen on Tuesday, October 21. Everyone is welcome and invited to participate. The Chapel is on the floor above the Lasallian Ministry office.