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Friday, September 13, 2019

Guide me Lord, you are my heart, you are my strength, you are my hope. Teach me Lord, and guide my way. I love you more each passing day. 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 through your Naviance account and notify your teacher at least one day before the visit. (Follow this guide for more information.)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. The Guidance Office will give students passes back to class if the visit does not take the whole class period.

Tuesday, September 17

  • Viterbo College · 11:00am – 11:45am
  • DePaul University · 11:50am – 12:30pm

Wednesday, September 18

  • St Olaf College · 10:10am – 11:10am
  • boston College · 11:00am – 12:00pm
  • Occidental College · 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Friday, September 20

  • Williamette University · 12:30 – 1:30pm

3:30pm  Cross Country: Varsity Invitational vs. St. Catherine’s Univeristy @ St. Catherine University
4:00pm  Tennis: Girls Varsity Game vs. Como Park  @ St. Paul Como Park H.S.
4:30pm  Soccer: Boys C Game vs. Como Park  @ McMurray Field East
7:00pm  Football: Varsity Game vs. Academy of Holy Angels  @ DeLaSalle High School

*For the most up-to-date information about athletic competitions, matches, or games, please refer to the DeLaSalle’s Activities website and calendar.


In the news…

Congratulations to the winner of the 2019 Homecoming T-Shirt Contest, Thomas Rudolph! Thank you to all other contestants. Please watch for opportunities to purchase the winning t-shirt during Homecoming Week.

DeLaSalle’s college counselors will visit classrooms this week to meet with seniors and share information on what they should be doing now as part of their college and career planning. This information will help 12th grade students know what steps to take no matter where they are in the post high school planning process. This is an individual process as unique as each child in the Class of 2020. All seniors should make an appointment with their college adviser to get personalized advice and continue moving forward with this process.

LEAP meets during lunches on Friday. Today’s topic is Race, Ethnicity and Culture. Anyone is welcome to come. Hope to see you there.

The University of Notre Dame, Washington University in St. Louis, Johns Hopkins University, and Emory University admission representatives look forward to seeing you soon! During our program for ​students and parents, our universities will host a presentation and then be available for individual conversation afterward. In August and September 2019, admission officers from our universities will host a group presentation and then be available for questions during an hour and a half program for you and your family in the following areas.

Please be sure to RSVP.

Sunday, September 15 at 1:00 PM | St Paul Academy and Summit School – St. Paul, MN
Sunday, September 15 at 7:00 PM | Minneapolis Marriott West – Minneapolis, MN

College prep continues on! Let our College Planning department share simple steps for you and your students’ college journey. Learn how and why it is never too early to seek college scholarships. Discover NAVIANCE, your student’s online college planning tool.

Monday, September 16, 6:30-7:30pm | Schulze Learning Lab (D104)

Brother GhebresBrother Ghebreyesus Habte, FSC, the provincial of the Lwanga District of the Continent of Africa will be visiting DeLaSalle High School on Tuesday, September 17. We are currently twinned with a school in that district called Mwangaza. This school is a Lasallian trade school located in Kenya and we have been twinned with them for many years. One third of all proceeds from out of uniform sales is sent to Mwangaza each year. Br. Ghebreyesus will be stopping by several classrooms Tuesday morning. Please give him a warm DeLaSalle welcome.

This fall, students in each grade will gather as a class for Mass at the nearby Our Lady of Lourdes Church with school chaplain, Fr. Bruno. Sophomores will have Mass on Tuesday, September 17. Students should check in to their first hour teacher for attendance then report to the Florance Center for a grade level meeting before leaving for Mass.

The Inklings Book Club will have a short informational meeting on Tuesday, September 17 at 8:15 a.m. in Mrs. Wojda’s room – B211. Bring any questions you have about our book club, which begins a two-year journey of reading The Lord of the Rings, to this meeting.

Our first official meeting will be Tuesday, October 22. Grab a copy of The Fellowship of the Ring and start reading! (If this is a huge hassle, see Mrs. Wojda – she has two extra copies.) We will discuss chapters 1-12 at the first meeting in October.

Join us for tea, food and great discussion!

Art club will begin on Wednesday, September 18. Students who are interested should meet in Room B107 after school on Wednesday. Art club will meet from 3:00-4:30 p.m. most Wednesdays throughout the school year. All students are welcome!

If you have any questions, please see Ms. Swords.

NAHS (National ART Honor Society) will be having a mandatory informational meeting Thursday, September 19 after school in room B110. If you are a Junior or Senior and would like to be a part of this incredible experience and have taken an art class here at De come see what is going on.

If you have any questions, please see Ms. Longman.

DeLaSalle’s athletic trainer, Cindy Schlafmann, is available to meet with and provide training support to student athletes. She works in the athletic training office in the Main Gym. Her fall athletic training hours are:

  • Monday: 3:00-5:00pm
  • Tuesday: 5:00-7:00pm (Cindy will be outside working home soccer games)
  • Wednesday: 3:00-5:00pm
  • Thursday: 5:00-7:00pm (Cindy will be outside working home soccer games)
  • Friday: 3:00- 5:00pm then heading to all home and away football games

Do you love superheroes, art or STEM? The STEM Superheroes campaign, powered by 3M and, brings these elements together – along with a unique opportunity for students to win a scholarship.

STEM superheroes overview Students (ages 13-25) design posters that feature creative and diverse superheroes who save the day using STEM superpowers. By submitting their design to, students will be entered to win one of two $2,500 scholarships.

The goal of this campaign is to inspire and (super)empower younger students’ love for STEM. Participating students are encouraged to display their superhero posters in places where younger kids will see them, such as schools and libraries, to spark interest in STEM at an early age.

Any student in grades 9-12 are encouraged to participate. Go to for more information. September 15 is the submission deadline for the first scholarship and November 30 for the second scholarship.