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Friday April 8, 2016

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

Help us to recognize you in the miracles of everyday life. Amen.

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

Daily Digest


  • 4:15pm: C baseball @ Anoka
  • 4:15pm: C softball @ Benilde-St. Margaret’s


The A building restrooms will NOT be available today because construction crews need to shut off the water so they can do some mechanical work as part of the Center for Innovative Learning project. Signs will be posted reminding you that the bathrooms will not be available. Please use the B building restrooms instead.

​We sincerely care about student safety, so any physical games involving the use of fake firearms/water guns/fake weapons/balloons/nerf toys, etc., are NOT permitted on campus or on the surrounding island. Students found with these items or engaging in these types or similar games may face school consequences. See Ms. Weeks with any questions.

​Here is the latest episode of the Weekly De.

AP Students: ALL students taking AP tests must attend the REQUIRED Pre-Administration session.on Tuesday, April 12 during your lunch period in the LL Grey Gym. Bring your lunch and a #2 pencil.

​Students interested in sharing their thoughts for possible revisions on some policies within the Student Parent Handbook, please send Ms. Weeks an email. The meeting will be held sometime in the upcoming couple weeks. ​

Good luck to the DeLaSalle Robotics team, which competes today and tomorrow in the Minnesota North Star Regional First Robotics Competition at the University of Minnesota’s Mariucci Arena.

Come play Scrabble on the first Friday of each month. Join us after school today in Ms. Sullivan’s room, A206. This is very informal and you can come when you can.

Seniors, you will go on your final class retreat on Wednesday. The theme for the day is Wisdom and Letting Go. You should leave all bags, books, cell phones, iPads, and other items at home or locked in your school locker. Pack a bag lunch. A beverage will be provided. This is a mandatory retreat. Come with a fresh and open attitude. You MUST be in uniform. We look forward to this opportunity to spend some time with you.

The Lasallian Ministry office is still looking for students to participate in this summer opportunity. Please complete this form if you are interested and see Mr. CJ Hallman if you need more information.

The Lasallian Ministry office is still seeking students to participate in this summer opportunity. Please complete this form if you are interested and see Ms. Hodapp if you need more information.

Due to Starry Night Prom committee meetings, official game days will not be happening through the rest of the school year in Lasallian Ministry. However, you are always welcome to stop over during your lunch period any day to play games if campus ministers are present. We love to have company! Students who come to play or visit during lunch will be entered into a raffle. The drawing will be held on Friday, April 29th during all lunch periods.

Registration is now open for the first annual Founder’s Day 5k on Saturday, April 30 at 8:30am. Students in all grades can register here for $10. Registration includes an event t-shirt and the chance to Beat Principal Benson! Any student who can beat Mr. Benson’s 5k time will get free ice cream immediately following the race. Students may also volunteer for this event for work study or Christian Service hours. To volunteer, please contact Ms. Luckett.

The event will close by noon, with plenty of time to prep for Prom!

Those who have ordered a yearbook will be entered into a drawing for a $10 gift card. Ms. Beckman will email the winner. Click here to order a yearbook online. Click here if you’re not sure whether you’ve ordered a book.

Parents, we need you for the All-Night Graduation Party, which happens following graduation on Thursday, May 19. Graduates will be bused from DeLaSalle parking lot to a fun, safe, substance-free ALL-NIGHT GRADUATION PARTY at the Maplewood Community Center. We need volunteers and donations to insure a great night for our Fabulous Graduates! Please contact parents Julie Thompson or Laurie Lindeen with questions.

VOLUNTEER: We are looking for both Senior and Underclassman Parents but especially Junior Parents so they can learn the ropes for next year! We have many opportunities for you to help either at the School or at the  Community Center. Click here to choose from the multiple shifts & jobs.

DONATIONS: We are looking for food, gifts, prizes, pop, gift cards, clothing, and small electronics – anything you or your local business connections are willing to contribute. Please contact gift donations chair Greg Malush or food donations chair Karen St. Anthony with donation questions.

Juniors and seniors can now buy tickets for Prom. This year’s Prom is on Saturday, April 30th from 7:30pm-12:00am at the Nicollet Island Pavilion and the theme is “Diamonds are Forever.” Tickets cost $65 before April 22 and $75 after. You can buy a ticket in the Main Office. Ticket sales end April 27. Please see Ms. Brinson with any questions.

DeLaSalle has an opportunity to pursue a boys’ swimming team. If you are interested, please sign up in the Student Activities office.

Also, if you are interested in the Fishing Club, sign up in the Student Activities office. All are welcome to participate.