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Friday, November 7, 2014

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

Lord, in You I find hope. Amen

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

Daily Digest

Good luck today to the varsity football team as they play Cloquet in the Class 4A state quarterfinal at 7:00pm at Chisago Lakes High School.

Tickets cost $9 for adults and $6 for students. You can still buy a game ticket today before school, during lunch, or after school.

Fan buses will leave from the front of DeLaSalle today at 4:45pm for those who signed up by yesterday’s deadline.

Today is an Islander Spirit Day. Students may dress out of uniform as long as they wear black or gold clothing, Islander spirit wear, or Hawaiian themed clothing. Please follow the out of uniform guidelines found in the Student-Parent Handbook.

Islander quarterback Billy Hart has been nominated for the Most Valuable Player honor from KARE 11. Your vote can help Billy advance to the next round. Click here to vote. Voting ends Friday at 6:00pm.
The Weekly De has put together a special boys’ soccer state tournament broadcast. Click here to watch all the highlights!
Want to take a practice SAT or ACT for free? Kaplan Test Prep is offering a series of free tests the weekend of November 15-16. Click here to find exact dates, times, and locations – and to register. Students who attend the free SAT/ACT Combo at the University of St. Thomas on Saturday, November 15 will be able to decide whether they perform better at the SAT or ACT and will receive a comprehensive score report by email following the test.
Join the Speech team! Auditions wrap up today at 3:15pm in Room B209 – (sign up for an audition on the sheet outside B209)

BeYOUtiful meets on Monday from 7:30-8:20am in the Lasallian Ministry office. All are welcome.
Don’t forget – meditation and manicures available Monday at 7:30am in Ms. Lyngen’s room, B206. All are welcome.
Congratulations to these students, who were recognized for their academic achievements during the Academic Awards Recognition on Wednesday.
Sophomores, juniors, and seniors who want to play boys’ basketball this year must fill out this short try-out sign up form by Thursday afternoon. Tryouts are Monday at 6:00am in the Main Gym. See Coach Thorson with any questions.
Ninth graders interested in boys’ basketball should show up for the first practice on Monday from 5-7pm in the Main Gym.
Attention senior parents – yearbook parent senior ads are now on sale. All order forms are due by Saturday, November 15. Click here for more information.
Join the DeLaSalle Parent Association as we welcome Social Studies teacher and Global Advantage Program coordinator Brad Casey to our next meeting on Monday, November 10 at 6:30pm in the Robert Casanova Room. Mr. Casey will speak about the international academic travel opportunities available for students in 2015, including trips to Brazil, Costa Rica, and Italy. This is one of the more popular topics. All are welcome for great conversation, treats, and the opportunity to grow and connect with other parents.
Our community will gather for Mass after 1st period on Tuesday to honor Veteran’s Day. Please come prepared for worship. We welcome celebrant Fr. Mike Byron, pastor of St. Paschal’s Catholic Church.