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Monday May 8, 2017

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

God, grant that everywhere we may have hope and joy in the redemption you will bring in every situation. Amen

Saint John Baptist de La Salle…pray for us.

Live Jesus in our hearts…forever!

On today’s calendar…



  • 4:00pm: Varsity softball vs. Brooklyn Center @ Bryn Mawr
  • 4:15pm: C baseball vs. Concordia Academy @ Frank Quilici Field at Shingle Creek Park
  • 4:15pm: C softball vs. Washburn @ Bryn Mawr
  • 4:30pm: Varsity baseball @ Concordia Academy
  • 6:30pm: Boys’ varsity lacrosse @ St. Cloud Tech

In today’s news…

You are invited to join us for prayer in the Upper Room school chapel today at 7:45am. The chapel is located on the second floor of Christian Brothers’ Hall, which you can access via the Lasallian Ministry office. All are welcome.

Advanced Placement (AP) exams continue this week. The Biology exam is at 8:30am in the Rothweiler Room. The Calculus Ab and BC exams are tomorrow at 8:30am.

Please click here for a complete schedule, including exam times and what time you should eat lunch, if you have an exam scheduled. As always, you should get a good night’s sleep before the exam, eat a good breakfast, arrive early, and bring two sharpened #2 pencils and two pens.

We are scheduling a make-up meeting for all those interested in running for student council class representative who could not make the previous two mandatory meetings last week. This meeting will be tomorrow at 8:00am, in B302. If you are running for class representative and already attended one of the two meetings last week, you do not need to attend this one. Please see Mr. Sczepanski if you have any questions.

Boys’ tennis is the final group scheduled for spring sports pictures. The team will have pictures today at Kenwood Park.

Students, are you looking for summer work? Companies and organizations sometimes ask us to post their job opportunities. You can find this in the Islander Canvas course under Student Life.

Senior finals are scheduled on Thursday and Friday. Exams are scheduled in periods 1-4 on Thursday and periods 5-8 on Friday. Students will attend their regular classes periods 5-8. Senior locker cleanout will happen during 8th period on Thursday. Seniors are excused from periods 1-4 on Friday.

Seniors – on Wednesday, May 17, the evening before graduation, we will gather for our Baccalaureate Mass, Senior Awards and Reception at 6:30pm in the Main Gym.  Seniors are asked to arrive by 6:15 and report to the LL Gray Gym to line up for the processional.

Seniors, please check your Student Islander Apps email for a form where you can share helpful information with the Alumni Relations office. Thank you for your attention and for responding.

Come for a night of fun with your classmates and friends! The End of Year Bonfire is Friday from 7:00-10:00pm and includes music, games, and refreshments. Join us on Brothers’ Plaza. Yearbooks will be also be distributed for those who bought one.

There is a Twin Cities Marathon One-Mile Race volunteering opportunity on Thursday from 4:30-6:30pm near the Mill City Ruins.  We will hand out T-shirts and handle registration for the event. Sign up with Mr. Pearson.

Special Olympics is looking for high school students to help them out with their Track & Field event on Saturday, May 13, at Roosevelt High School in Minneapolis.  Get some of your service hours done while doing good!  Click here to get more information and sign up.

Students are invited to an evening information program with the admission representatives of Dartmouth College, Northwestern University, Princeton University, University of California-Berkeley, and Vanderbilt University on Sunday, May 21 at 7:00pm at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel (7800 Normandale Boulevard). Please click here to register.

The June driver’s education class is full. Thank you to those who have registered.

The next driver’s ed class will be taught in late July and early August. The class is scheduled July 31-August 4 and Aug. 7-11, from 9:00am-12:20pm. There is a mandatory parent meeting on July 31 from 1:00-2:30pm. Click here for an application. Please note, the classroom only option is no longer offered. Applicants must now sign up for both classroom and behind-the-wheel instruction, which costs $399.