Seven Seniors Honored as National Merit Commended Students

DeLaSalle proudly salutes seven current seniors who have been named as Commended Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.  Victoria Brimacomb, Adaire Criner, Ruth Kinyon, Joseph Phelan, Maria Spack, Luke Timmerman and Alex Wenner are recognized for their outstanding performance on the 2017 PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Competition. DeLaSalle President, Barry Lieske, noted the broad … Continue Reading »

DeLaSalle Offers College Planning and Financial Aid Programs

DeLaSalle college counselors will host three highly informative college planning sessions over the next week for students and families.   The first two programs are college planning sessions for students and parents in different grade levels, each geared to specific timetables and benchmarks for the student.  With application deadlines approaching in coming weeks and months, … Continue Reading »

DeLaSalle Reaccredited For Five More Years

DeLaSalle’s well-deserved reputation as a college preparatory school will continue following a unanimous decision this spring by AdvancED, the school’s accrediting agency, to extend accreditation through 2023.  DeLaSalle was first accredited in 1929.  Current standards require a reaccreditation process every five years, which not only gives a school a “stamp of approval” with colleges, foundations, … Continue Reading »

Awards, Cheers for DeLaSalle Theatre

Congratulations to the DeLaSalle Theatre program, whose production of “Les Miserables” earned 19 awards from the Hennepin Theatre Trust SpotLight Education Program.   “Les Mis” played to packed houses over three weekends in March, one of six different productions (including two musicals) staged by the DeLaSalle Theatre program in 2017-18. The success of the show sustains … Continue Reading »

Feleke, Mishler Earn “DeLaSalle Awards”; 17 Classmates Receive “Islander Awards”

For more than four decades at DeLaSalle, the most prestigious awards earned by graduating seniors are the “DeLaSalle Awards” and “Islander Awards.”   These awards recognize significant and broad contributions to the community and school’s legacy in areas of exemplary performance, personal character, and service to school and community. Chosen by vote of the entire staff … Continue Reading »

New Student Leaders Chosen for 2018-19

Congratulations to the following students selected to serve in leadership positions on the executive board of the 2018-19 Student Council: President: Julia Brand ‘19 Vice President: Aidan Scott ‘19 Secretary: Parker Adams ‘20 Treasurer: Rayo Daniel ‘20 Public Relations Officer: Calvin Mattson ‘19 Zichen “Cardiff” Jiang ‘19 and Christine Ohenzuma ‘19, who ran for but … Continue Reading »