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Wednesday, April 22, 2015

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

God, may we have the imagination and creativity to look beyond our present and envision our future. Amen

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

Daily Digest

ENTREE: HARD SHELL TACOS, BLACK BEANS, CORN; A LA CARTE: SALAMI AND CHEESE ON KAISER, BUFFALO CHICKEN SALAD, JELLO

  • 3:00pm: Boys’ JV golf vs. St. Anthony @ Gross Golf Course
  • 4:15pm: C baseball vs. Fridley @ Frank Quilici Field at Shingle Creek Park
  • 4:15pm: Varsity softball vs. Brooklyn Center @ Bryn Mawr
  • 4:15pm: C softball vs. Brooklyn Center @ Bryn Mawr
  • 4:30pm: Varsity baseball @ Fridley
  • 4:30pm: JV baseball @ Fridley
  • 5:00pm: JV softball @ Benilde-St. Margaret’s

Seniors, you will gather today for your final class retreat. This is a full day event where you have the opportunity to meet with your classmates, build class unity and share.  Here are some details regarding your retreat:

  • Attendance is mandatory.  If you miss a retreat day, you are required to make up their absence through the guidance of the Lasallian Ministry department.
  • You must be dressed in school uniform.\
  • You should bring a bag lunch; one beverage will be provided.\
  • Please leave all books, bags, iPads, purses, headphones, cell phones, etc. at home or school.  These items are not allowed on retreat.
  • The retreat will run during the school day only.  Please check in to your first hour class for attendance and move to the Albers Atrium to board buses.
  • Please come with an open and positive attitude; you will have fun.
  • Please see Ms. Hodapp in Lasallian Ministry with any questions.

Juniors will participate in an all day college planning workshop today. You will need to know your Naviance login and password. Please visit the Guidance office to reset the password if you need to. College admission representatives and other specialists will present on topics including the application process, visiting colleges, financial aid, scholarships, ACT test prep, NCAA, selective colleges, 2-year colleges, and art colleges as students rotate among breakout sessions. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Braun.

Ticket sales for Saturday’s Junior-Senior Prom end today at 4:00pm. You can buy tickets for $70 in the Attendance Office. Today is also the last day for you to return a completed Dance Guest Registration form if you plan to bring a non-DeLaSalle guest. Click here for more Prom information.

Vote by the end of the day today for the Prom King & Queen. If you are a junior or a senior, you should have received an email with a link to the Quia ballot. You may only vote for one senior man and woman to be King and Queen, respectively. If you vote for more than one person for each position, your vote will not count.

The final Game Day for this school year in the Lasallian Ministry office will happen tomorrow during all lunches. We will have special prizes and a raffle.

Congratulations to Elle Froelich ’15, Lillie McAdams ’15, and Connor O’Keefe ’15, who represented DeLaSalle at the 4A MSHSL Visual Arts Competition on Saturday, April 18. Elle and Connor earned top honors in the media arts category. They each won a Superior Award – Elle for “Inner Workings” and Connor for “Arms”. Lillie earned two Excellent Awards in the media arts category for her photographs “Sunset in Ice” and “One Small Step”.

We invite all girls who participate in a spring sport to change in the girls’ locker room after school. The 2nd floor A building bathroom outside of the Gym is not a changing space; it is a bathroom. So please use the locker room for changing. Thank you!

Health/PE:Wellness Course
Registration for the summer Health/PE:Wellness course is now open. This course will satisfy the graduation requirement of an additional semester of Phy Ed and the semester of Health. Registration forms are available in the Student Services office. Completed registration forms and the $300 summer course tuition payment are due in the Student Services office by Friday, May 1. Registration is not considered final until both the payment and registration form have been received. Please note: Class size is limited to 25 students and preference is given to students of the Class of 2016.

U.S. Government Course
Registration for the Summer U.S. Government course is now open for the Class of 2016. This course satisfies the graduation requirement of a semester of U.S. Government. Registration forms are available in the Student Services office. Completed registration forms and the $300 summer course tuition payment are due in the Student Services office by Friday, May 1. Registration is not considered final until both the payment and registration form have been received. Please note: Class size is limited to 25 students.

If you are taking an AP exam this spring, you are required to attend a pre-administration session on Tuesday, April 28 during your lunch period in the LL Gray Gym. If you are attending the session, you are allowed to go to the front of the lunch line on April 28 and bring their lunch to the LL Gray gym. Please plan on spending your whole lunch period in the LL Gray gym. Thank you.