Monday, October 19, 2015
Let us remember that we are in the holy presence of God.
God, build bridges across all that divides us; united make us rejoice in our diversity. Amen
Saint John Baptist de La Salle…pray for us. Live Jesus in our hearts…forever!
- Period 1: 8:30-9:06
- Assembly: 9:11-10:31
- Period 2: 10:39-11:12
- Period 6: 11:17-11:50
- Period 5: 11:55-12:28
- Period 4: 12:33-1:06
- Period 3: 1:11-1:44
- Period 7: 1:49-2:22
- Period 8: 2:27-3:00
-8:30-9:30am: St. Louis University
-11:00-11:30am: Beloit College
-12:40-1:20pm: St. Norbert’s College
-9:22-10:06: St. Mary’s College,
-10:30-11:00am: Catholic University of America
-11:30am-12:15pm: Bemidji State University
-1:00-1:30pm: St. Michael’s College
-2:00-3:00pm: Kansas State University
-12:00-12:45pm: Georgetown University
Today we will gather for an assembly immediately following first period. All students and staff should move directly to the Florance Center for the program with a reminder that books, ipads, book bags, and other items should be left in your first period classroom.
Today’s assembly features Tou Ger Xiong. Dressed in traditional Hmong clothing and using his bilingualism, Tou Ger will lead us on his life ourney from the jungles of Laos, to the refugee camps of Thailand, and to the public housing projects of America. His dynamic oneman
show “Teaching Culture Through Laughter” combines humor, folklore, and hip-hop music into an explosive performance that will entertain and educate about cultural diversity while prompting viewers to rethink your own beliefs about accepting differences long after the show is over.
This update must be done at home as it cannot be performed at school and requires at least 1.1GB of storage. If your iPad does not have at least 1.1GB of space, you must delete personal apps first. If you still need storage after your personal apps are deleted, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by the LTC and they will instruct you on the next step. Before you update, make sure your device is backed up to your iCloud. To watch videos on how to update your device or back it up to iCloud, please visit the Student Technology Help page on Canvas.
Wristbands will be sold for $1 during lunches today and tomorrow and for $2 on Wednesday morning. You MUST wear this wristband in order to come to school out of uniform. Please see the guidelines for out of uniform day in the student handbook.
Seniors, consider attending the Wednesday evening session from 4:30-8:00pm if you still want to look at colleges and/or touch base with some admissions counselors.
Juniors, you will go to the college fair as a class on Thursday. Remember, you must be dressed in your school uniform and should bring a coat. Please register for the fair before you go, directions are posted in your Social Studies classroom. Do a college search on Naviance or at least have a good idea of some colleges you would like to see at the fair. On Thursday, you will check in with your first hour teacher. Know what bus you ride; this will be announced again in your Social Studies class.