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Monday September 19, 2016

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

God, we pray that all that we do be done in a sacred manner and in celebration. Amen

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

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All college visits take place in the Guidance office B102), unless otherwise noted. In order to meet with a college rep, you must register for the visit through your Naviance account and notify your teacher at least one day before the visit. You may show your teacher your iPad with the registration on Naviance as your pass. Remember, you are responsible for any work you miss during your visit with the college rep.

-2:15-3:15pm: University of Southern California

  • 5:00pm: Boys’ JV soccer @ Hill Murray
  • 5:00pm: Boys’ C soccer @ Hill Murray
  • 7:00pm: Boys’ varsity soccer @ Hill Murray


Homecoming Week has begun! Homecoming is a chance for us to celebrate our tradition and history at DeLaSalle and acknowledge the thousands of alumni who have come before us.

  • Today’s Out of Uniform: Pajama Day
    Come to school looking like you just rolled out of bed! You may wear bathrobes, slippers, and even carry a blanket or a favorite stuffed animal.
  • Homecoming Activity: Movie Night, 7:00-9:00pm, LL Gray Gym
    We’ll be watching “Grown Ups/” Concessions and free popcorn will be available. Stay in your PJ’s and bring a cozy blanket to keep warm.
  • Tomorrow’s Out of Uniform: Character Day
    Activate your imagination and come dressed as your favorite character from a TV show, movie, book, comic, etc. Do you look just like them? Come show us!

Click here to find more Homecoming Week information.

Students are reminded that they must be in a supervised location after school – either with a teacher in a classroom, participating in a DeLaSalle activity, or in the Library or new Islander Commons area. Please note that hallways are closed after 6:00pm and that you may not access your locker after this time. Thank you for your cooperation.

Junior and Senior Ladies! Powderpuff sign ups will be posted on the door of the Student Activities Office until the end of this week. The game will take place next Wednesday at 7pm on the athletic field. Represent your class and play in a fun, friendly game!

Help pick who should represent your class as Homecoming royalty. You should have received an email email with a link to Quia, where you can select up to four young men and four young women to represent your class. Please note, if you vote for more than four people per question, your vote will be disqualified.  Please vote by the end of lunches on Monday.

If you want to bring a guest with you to the Homecoming dance on Saturday, September 24, you must fill out this Dance Guest Registration Form and return it into the Deans’ Office by next week.

De Parents in Prayer, a Parent Association-sponsored group, will kick off its second year of gathering on campus once a month to lift up the school community in prayer. The group will meet this morning from 8:30-9:30am in the Florance Center. Students, staff, and families may place prayer requests in prayer boxes in the Lasallian Ministry office and Main Office. Requests may remain anonymous.

The DeLaSalle Guidance office will hold an Early College Awareness for 9th
and 10th grade students and parents/guardians tonight at 6:30pm in D104. College prep continues on! Please let our College Planning department share simple steps for your college journey. Learn how & why it is never too early to seek college scholarships.
Discover NAVIANCE, your students’ online college planning tool.

Athletes in fall sports will take team pictures this week. If you play a fall sport, please make a note of what day and time your team picture and where to meet.

Girls’ tennis: 3:15-3:45pm (Founder’s Park)
Football: 3:30-4:15pm (athletic field)
Volleyball: 4:30-5:30pm (gym)

Wednesday Sept. 21
Boys’ soccer varsity and JV: 3:20-3:45pm (athletic field)
Boys’ soccer B and C: 3:45-4:10pm (Bryn Mawr)

Friday, Sept. 23
Girls’ soccer: 3:20-4:00 pm (athletic field)
Cross Country: 4:00-4:30pm (Founder’s Park)
Cheer: 3:45-4:30pm (Founder’s Park)

Students receiving financial assistance are required to work ten (10) hours each year they attend DeLaSalle. Work can range from assisting custodians with light duty building maintenance to general outside groundskeeping. During the school year, work shifts are two hours after school from 3:15-5:15pm. Please contact Mr. Shelstad at 612.676.7614 to sign up for your required work service hours.

Now that the school year has started, it’s time to start ordering your 2016-2017 Yearbook. You can either order them online or pick up an order form outside of the IT Office or in the Attendance Office. Use the coupon code B2S2016 by September 30 to receive $8 off your yearbook.

Please contact Ms. Bryson-Tucker in the IT Office with questions.

Please make sure Automatic Downloads is turned off on your iPad and your other Apple devices. This prevents apps from automatically downloading on your iPad that you downloaded on your personal devices.

Please check this by going to Settings < iTunes & App Store < turn off Automatic Downloads for Apps, Music, Books & Audiobooks, and Updates. Please visit the Tech Office if you have any questions.

Senior portraits need to be taken by October 23 to be included in the yearbook and the class composite that lines the halls of DeLaSalle. DeLaSalle has chosen David Bank Studios to prepare the class composite photo and to provide all senior portraits for the yearbook.

David Bank Studios will be on campus on Wednesday, September 21 during lunches to take head shots for free for seniors who wish to do them on campus. The photographer will be in the creative learning side of the Thies Technology Lab. Please remember to bring a change of clothes on that day for your photo in case you plan to dress up for Homecoming.

Please call 763.571.2265 or click here to have your photos taken at the studio. You may still choose a photographer of your liking for your senior package.