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Monday October 10, 2016

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

God, enable to give in the spirit of generosity and freedom. 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.

-10:15-11:05am: University of Minnesota-Rochester
-2:10-3:10pm: DePaul University

-10:30-11:30am: College of the Holy Cross
-11:45am-12:45pm: College of Wooster

-12:00-1:00pm: Spring Arbor University
-1:00-2:00pm: St. Norbert’s College

  • 4:15pm: Girls’ C soccer vs. Southwest @ Armatage Park


The Library will be closed after school until 4:00pm for a faculty meeting. Students may study in the Islander Commons portion of D104.

Congratulations to the following students who have been elected as 9th grade class representatives on Student Council: Parker Adams, Maria Alvarado, Jacoby Andrews, Miles Camery, & Hannah Omodt

Our chaplain, Fr. Joe Kuharski, is planning to be at DeLaSalle most Mondays, starting today. 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.

Parents, learn how to help your child grow from a disciplined teen into a self-disciplined adult. Chad Hayenga from offers a highly-acclaimed presentation that will cover topics to help parents, like technology and time management, evolving boundaries with each child, and more. Join the DeLaSalle Parent Association tonight at 6:30pm in D104.

Wednesday will be the first agency-sponsored out of uniform day. If you would like to come to school out of uniform you must purchase a wristband for $1 in the Florance Center today or tomorrow. If you forget to purchase your wristband and still wish to come to school out of uniform, wristbands will be on sale before school Wednesday in Albers Atrium for $2.

Lasallian Ministry is sponsoring this out of uniform day. For every out of uniform day a portion of the proceeds are sent to our twin school in Kenya, Mwangaza College, and are used to provide building and technology upgrades, books, and other needed school supplies. Make sure you buy your pass, come to school out of uniform and support Lasallian Ministry programming and our twin school in Kenya.

On Thursday, Lasallian Ministry will be sponsoring a service fair during lunches.  Several service agencies will be available at booths in the hallway by the Florance Center and Atrium to share information on how you can get involved.  Please make the most of this great opportunity.

School chaplain, Fr. Joe Kuharski, celebrated Mass in the Upper Room school chapel. If you missed the Mass this morning, Fr. Joe will celebrate Mass again on Monday, October 24 at 7:45am. Feel free to join us next Monday for a short 15-minute prayer at 7:45am in the chapel. All are welcome.

All students will meet with their academic mentor after 1st hour tomorrow. Please bring class work to complete while your mentor meets individually with other students.

Our next Mock Trial meeting is Tuesday at 3:15pm in D207. We will be reviewing the case file from last year’s trial and watching some video clips of a Mock Trial.  Also, if you are interested in Mock Trial, make sure you email Ms. Hank. Further communications about Mock Trial practices and try-outs will be sent through email.

Students applying for the Horatio Alger Scholarship are invited an information session with DeLaSalle alum Chico rowland ’96, himself a state and national Horatio Alger scholarship recipient. (Chico offered the reflection at our Homecoming Pepfest in 2015). Sign up via Naviance. The session is tomorrow from 9:30-9:45am in B102 (the Guidance office).

Lasallian Ministry meets this Thursday at 7:30am in D117. Hope to see you there!

There will be a brief softball meeting on Thursday during the last 15 minutes of lunches in D117 for anyone who is interested in playing softball this spring. Please fill out this form either before or during the meeting. If you cannot attend, please email Coach Heinecke at or stop by the IT Office, D217

Fans can help the DeLaSalle volleyball program “go gold” for childhood cancer research and awareness at the last regular season home game, Thursday at 7:00pm, against Visitation. You may purchase “Go Gold” t-shirts for $10 or bracelets and cups for $1 each. Buy a raffle ticket for a chance to win gift cards from local businesses. Or donate $1 for three chances to serve a volleyball through a hula hoop to win prizes.

The Homework help page on Canvas has been updated with the current tutor programs in Theology & Science. Click here for information about tutoring at DeLaSalle. See Ms. Roggow in the Library with questions. Both links require you to be logged into your Canvas account.

courageous heARTS hosts a drop-in, donation-based open studio Mondays-Thursdays from 3:30-6:00pm for youth ages 10-18. We have every kind of art supply you could imagine, plus couches if you just want to hang out or do homework and we encourage youth to bring their friends! Click here for a permission slip. Stop in to learn more! No one is turned away for inability to pay.