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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Prayer from the University of Notre Dame
Dear Lord, Open the eyes of our hearts, that we might see the face of Christ in our brothers and sisters, especially in the poor and lowly of the world. We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen.

Saint John Baptist de La Salle – Pray for us! 
Live Jesus in our Hearts – Forever!

 

Daily Digest

ENTREE: ENGLISH MUFFIN EGG SANDWICH, FRUIT OR FRUIT JUICE, MILK
A LA CARTE: YOGURT, GRANOLA BARS, ASSORTED BEVERAGES

ENTREE: HOMEMADE SOUP (WILD RICE OR TOMATO BASIL), SMALL TOSSED DELI SANDWICH
A LA CARTE: HAM AND SWISS ON KAISER; HUMMUS/CRACKER VEGETABLE TRAY; TUNA SALAD WITH CRACKERS

  • 3:00pm Swim & Dive: Boys All Section Meet @ St. Catherine University

*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…

February 19, 1942 · The Army Air Corps’ all African American fighter squadron, is activated at Tuskegee Institute. The squadron served in England and in other regions in Europe during World War II, reviving great recognition.

DeLaSalle students participate each year in a grade-level retreat that is planned through Lasallian Ministry on Thursday, February 20.

The 10th-grade retreat will focus on building community and serving others. This is a full-day retreat. Students should be dressed in school uniform. Students should also pack and bring a cold lunch and may not order food in from an outside restaurant. Students should also leave their iPad and other belongings at home or at school. Please contact the Lasallian Ministry office with questions.

The DeLaSalle college counseling office plans an event specifically for 11th-grade students.

Instead of participating in their regular classes on Thursday, February 20, students will rotate among breakout sessions that include information about visiting colleges; the application process; financial aid and scholarships; testing skills for the ACT and SAT; the NCAA, arts, and medical careers; and an alumni panel.

Have you seen the Lord of the Rings movies and wondered what the books are like? They are actually even better! Join us for a fun discussion of one of the best books ever written! We meet this today after school in B211. Tea and snacks will be served!

Today, BLK is hosting a Black History Month Event!

This event will include a speaker from Soul Bowl, a restaurant in Minneapolis, MN, who will speak about Black ownership. After, we will have a short discussion on the roots of Black History Month. Lastly, we will play games and Celebrate the history and the legacy of the Black experience!

Please join us in Room D104 from 3:45-5:45pm for the Celebration of Our Roots event. There will be soul food served for $3 per plate on a first come first serve basis. Please fill out this Google form to RSVP:


Come join the coding club! Play with robots and run through mazes, learn to create a mobile app, learn programming in Swift, Python or Java, or learn to make a website. See Mr Pearson in Room A213 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 3-4:30.

All juniors are invited to apply for participation in a half-day Leadership Retreat designed to inspire student leaders to take responsibility for a respectful and a connected school culture.

Who: Open to 11th-grade students only. Space is limited. *Students will be selected based on teacher and staff recommendations.

When: Thursday, March 5th, 8:30am-1:30pm

How to sign up: Register here by Friday, February 21.

DeLaSalle students are invited to help the parishioners at Our Lady of Lourdes make Meat Pies on Saturday, February 22 from 11:00am-2:00pm. Our Lady of Lourdes is only a few minutes away from DeLaSalle. Please sign up by Friday, February 21 at 12:00pm.

If you have any questions, please see Mr. Rogers in Room B215.

DeLaSalle students are invited to help at the annual Sauerkraut Supper at Holy Cross Catholic Church on Tuesday, February 25. The church is located at 1621 University Avenue, about 10 minutes from DeLaSalle.

Student help is needed from 3:30pm-5:30pm and there is a second shift from 5:30pm-7:40pm. Transportation will be provided for the 3:30-5:30pm shift. Please sign up by Monday, February 24.

If you have any questions, please see Mr. Rogers in Room B215.


Spring sports are just around the corner! DeLaSalle students who wish to participate in a spring sport must register for the sport before it holds its first practice. Students received an email on February 7 with a registration link. DeLaSalle offers spring sports in baseball, boys’ and girls’ golf, boys’ and girls’ lacrosse, softball, and track and field. Our lacrosse teams are co-op programs with other schools.

Learn more about our athletic programs.

St. Scholastica’s Youth Theology Institute is a weeklong experience where high school students ponder life’s big questions while enjoying the beauty of the Northwoods and Lake Superior. Come explore your true calling, deepen your faith and listen with the ear of your heart. The camp is from July 12-18, the cost is $100 with scholarships available.

Read more information and see the online application.