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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

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

Blessed are the eyes that see what you see. Lk 10:21-24

Look around you, especially those who are burdened with life. What is your wish for them this Christmas?

Saint John Baptist de La Salle…pray for us.

Live Jesus in our hearts…forever!

On today’s calendar…



  • 4:15pm Basketball: Boys C Game vs. Concordia Academy-Roseville  @ DeLaSalle High School
  • 5:30pm Basketball: Boys JV Game vs. Concordia Academy-Roseville  @ DeLaSalle High School
  • 7:00pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Game vs. Concordia Academy-Roseville  @ DeLaSalle High School
  • 7:00pm Hockey: Boys Varsity Game Legacy Christian Academy vs. Minnehaha Co-op  @ Minnehaha Academy Ice Arena – South Campus

We will follow this adjusted class schedule because of mentor meetings:

  • Period 1: 8:30-9:32
  • Mentor Meetings: 9:37-10:38
  • Period 2: 10:46-11:18
  • Period 3: 11:23-11:55
  • Period 4: 12:00-12:32
  • Period 5: 12:37-1:09
  • Period 6: 1:14-1:46
  • Period 7: 1:51-2:23
  • Period 8: 2:28-3:00

In today’s news…

Today, students will meet with their academic mentor, between periods 1 and 2, to check in on their progress before the end of semester final assessments.

LEAP (Lasallians for Equity and Peace) is sponsoring another movie Tonight. We will depart DLS at 3:15 p.m. for a 4:00 p.m. showing and return between 6:30-7:00 p.m.. the cost is $5.00 The feature film is Coco, here is the official trailer. Sign up here.

There has been a conflict with schedules for our nursing home visit. We will not be going this Wednesday. We will be going in the spring. Thank you for making Christmas cards! Please be sure to check canvas for events coming up to get NAHS hours.

As we begin the Advent season December 3, we reflect on how prepared we are to celebrate the birth of Christ on Christmas Day. DeLaSalle students may receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation or meet with a priest during their Theology class on either Wednesday, December 6 or Monday, December 11. School chaplain, Fr. Joe Kuharski, will be present and DeLaSalle will also welcome other visiting priests to the Island.

An instructor will be here to teach American Sign Language to interested students every Tuesday morning (11/28, 12/5, 12/12) from 7:30-8:20 a.m. in room B215. You will be learning sign language to The First Noel and will perform at our Christmas Prayer Service on Thursday, December 14. Anyone is welcome to participate. Please send an e-mail to Ms. Hodapp if you have any questions.

TableTop games Club will meet on Thursday at 3:15 in B307. Can you guide your monster to become the King of Tokyo? Watch Wil Wheaton’s TableTop episode for a rules introduction.

There will be a Double Dash Tournament on Friday after school. Please email Brother Ryan to sign up. This tournament is FREE; If you are able to bring a snack or pop to share, please let Brother Ryan know in your email.

Interested in coding and learning to build an app? Join the DeLaSalle coding club. Informational meeting Wednesday Dec 13th in the Thies Creative Lab. Come and find out more information and join a fun group of students interested in developing apps. For more information, please contact Ms. Roggow or Mr. Pearson.

If you would like to help serve the evening meal at Sharing and Caring Hands next Monday Dec 11th, please email Miss Barry. You will need to be able to miss the last 20 minutes of your 8th hour class.

Enjoy hot chocolate, snacks, and holiday music while gift wrapping with Avenues for Homeless Youth at Brookdale Covenant Church, 5139 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Center on Saturday, Dec. 9, from 8:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. We are also in need of gift wrapping supplies! (wrapping paper, tape, bows, bags, and tissue paper) Contact Craig Freeman for more details at or 612-844-2005.