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Friday December 16, 2016

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

I pray that the Holy Spirit may act in me so that my work is holy. Amen

Saint John Baptist de La Salle…pray for us.

Live Jesus in our hearts…forever!

Daily Digest

We will follow this adjusted class schedule today because of our planned early dismissal. Please note the difference in class schedule periods 3, 7, 4, 5, 6. Thank you.

  • Period 1: 8:30-8:54
  • Period 2: 8:59-9:23
  • Period 3: 9:28-9:52
  • Period 7: 9:57-10:21
  • Period 4: 10:26-10:50
  • Period 5: 10:55-11:19
  • Period 6: 11:24-11:48
  • Period 8: 11:53-12:17



Classes will dismiss early today so students and staff can travel home safely. Forecasters predict heavy snow will significantly impact afternoon travel, which is why we made the decision to close. All after school activities today are also canceled, including the scheduled Parents in Prayer session.

Afternoon Minneapolis bus and DeLaSalle Direct Transportation routes will leave at 12:30pm.

Lasallian Ministry Christmas Party was this morning. Thanks to all who came before school.

Lasallian Ministry Christmas Party was this morning. Thanks to all who came before school.

First semester final assessments start Tuesday and continue next Wednesday and Thursday. All three days feature a shortened schedule. Click here to find out when your finals are scheduled.

As a reminder, students must be dressed in school uniform all three days. Breakfast will be served until 8:30am. Buses will run in the morning and will depart at 12:15pm on Tuesday and Wednesday and at 11:05am on Thursday.

“Upper Room” Advent Morning Prayer on Monday, December 19 from 7:45-8:00am in the chapel above the Lasallian Ministry office. All are Welcome.

Students receiving financial assistance are required to complete 10 hours of scheduled work-service each year they attend DeLaSalle. Work can range from assisting custodians with light duty building maintenance to general outside groundskeeping.

Work service shifts are available:

  • Dec. 12 – Dec. 16 and Dec. 19:  3:15-5:15pm
  • Dec. 20, 21: 12:30-2:30pm (or longer IF available – these are early release days for finals)
  • Christmas Break:  Dec. 23, 27, 28, 29, 30; Jan. 3, 4 – all shifts are 9:30am-3:00pm

Click here to sign up. Contact Mr. Shelstad at 612.676.7614 with questions.

The Christmas Break is a great time to connect with an agency and complete some of your Christian Service Hours.  Seniors, don’t forget that all of your hours and paper are due by January 20, there will be no exceptions.  Christian Service information, forms and agency ideas can be found here. Contact Mr. CJ Hallman in the Lasallian Ministry office if you have any questions or concerns.

Students who have gone above and beyond in volunteering at a senior care facility or in the community helping an older adult are eligible to apply for one of two $2,000 scholarships. Click here for full scholarship details. Click here for the scholarship application. Click here for the scholarship consent form.