by DeLaSalle | | Source

Monday October 3, 2016

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

Guide me, Lord, along the everlasting way. Amen

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

Daily Digest


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.

-11:00am-12:00pm: Ohio Wesleyan

-11:00am-12:00pm: Nova Southeastern University
-1:30-2:30pm: Lewis and Clark College

  • 4:00pm: Girls’ varsity tennis @ St. Croix Lutheran
  • 6:30pm: Boys’ varsity soccer @ Concordia Academy


Lasallian Ministry is offering a great way to start your week.  Join us most Monday mornings at 7:45am in the chapel for 15-minute prayers, starting today. October is National Respect for Life Month so, this month our prayers will be focused on the theme of respecting life in all forms from womb to tomb.  School chaplain, Fr. Joe Kuharski, will offer Mass on Monday, October 10 and Monday, October 24, each at 7:45am in the chapel.

With this update, students can annotate PDF files for assignment submissions within the Canvas app.Students can open the file either from a link in assignment details or within course files, leave annotations, and submit the annotated file. Any student who has questions about this process may stop by the Tech Office in D217.

DeLaSalle will provide transportation to the Minnesota National College Fair at the Minneapolis Convention Center tomorrow morning for all 11th grade students. Juniors, please check in to your first hour class for attendance on Tuesday before going to your assigned bus. Juniors should be dressed in school uniform and bring their iPad and a jacket with them and be ready with lots of questions for admissions representatives.

Seniors may consider attending the fair tomorrow from 5:00-8:00pm to look at colleges and meet with admissions representatives.

Applications for free and reduced lunch benefits are due today for this school year. If a student has not applied for free or reduced lunch benefits by then, they must pay regular price for breakfast and lunch.

An English version of the application is available here. A Spanish version of the application is available here.

You may return completed forms to Mrs. Pam Beckman in the DeLaSalle Cafe.

All 12th graders will gather tomorrow for class Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes. The school chaplain, Fr. Joe Kuharski, will celebrate the Mass. Seniors should put their belongings in their lockers after 1st hour and report to the Florance Center.

Seniors, there will be a grade level meeting during 1st hour tomorrow to cover important graduation announcements from Jostens. You must report to your 1st hour class and your teacher will dismiss you from there. After the grade level meeting, you will participate in your class Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes (see announcement above).

Do you like to argue?  Do you like to think on your feet, or play a character role?  There are many roles and opportunities to “argue” and present a case in court in Mock Trial!  An organizational meeting will be held tomorrow at 3:15pm in room D207 West.  Come ask questions, learn what Mock Trial is all about, and sign-up if you are interested.  Contact Ms. Hank if you have any questions.  See you there!

Would you like to see your photos in the yearbook? Download the Balfour Image Share app and upload them directly to the yearbook software. The project number that you will need to create your account is 702817. This is a great way to contribute to a keepsake you will have forever.

Reminder to seniors and senior parents that senior ad orders are due by October 24. Please see the yearbook website for information on how to order yearbooks and senior ads.

Student Council is now taking applications for 9th Grade Class Representatives! If you would like to apply, you may get an application in the Main Office or from Mr. Sczepanski. Completed applications must be submitted to Mr. Sczepanski by 4:00pm on Wednesday, October 5. Once a completed application has been submitted, students may begin putting up posters, which must be approved by Ms. Gillund or Mr.. Lemon. The 9th grade election will be held in 9th grade physical education/social studies classes on Friday, October 7.

Our chaplain, Fr. Joe Kuharski, is planning to be at DeLaSalle most Mondays, starting Monday October 10. He will be in the Florance Center at the start of lunch and invite students to come to Lasallian Ministry for card games and free cookies.  Please come by to hang out with Fr. Joe.  There will be a different theme each week so watch The Source for details.

We have RESPECT LIFE MONTH in October of each yearm a time when we remember all forms and all ages of life that God has given us. At DeLaSalle, we focus on daily supplies for babies born to poor families. Every donation you bring in, whether big or small, will go to the Northside Total Life Care Center. There will be a crib set up starting on Monday in Albers Atrium where you can drop off your donations. Give a little … for the babies!