Monthly Archives: September 2015

Our 21st Annual Cardinal Classic was a hit!

Nearly 100 La Salle alumni and friends came out to support La Salle in the 21st Annual Cardinal Classic Golf Outing at The Village Club at Sands Point. Much fun was had on the links and at the dinner. Honorees included Frank Grippi, former La Salle board member, and Mauro Lamagna, class of ’56. The…
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Updated list of college visits!

COLLEGE REP VISITS Fall 2015 (all visits take place in the Guidance Center unless otherwise listed) Sept. 18th: Marist College at 1pm Sept. 28th: LeMoyne College at 8:30am Hofstra U at 10:30am Marymount Manhattan College at noon Sept. 29th: St. Francis College (Brooklyn) at 9am Sept. 30th: St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) at 11am Susquehanna U…
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La Salle Bowling Team starts season with a win!

On Tuesday, September 22, the JV and Varsity Bowling Team played their first match of the season against Msgr. McClancy High School. Both teams defeated McClancy 3 games to 0. Jonathan Glover and Wilfredo Cueto led all scores with a high game of 200. Eric Santana led the JV team in scoring. The next game…
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College Visits have started!

Mark your calendars for these visits from college representatives! COLLEGE REP VISITS Fall 2015 (all visits take place in the Guidance Center unless otherwise listed) Sept. 18th: Marist College at 1pm Sept. 28th: LeMoyne College at 8:30am Hofstra U at 10:30am Marymount Manhattan College at noon Sept. 29th: St. Francis College (Brooklyn) at 9am Sept.…
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Soccer starts their season with a win!

The soccer team won their first game of the season today by the score of 6-2 over St. Edmund's. Five different players scored goals, including two from Senior Cristian Perez and one from Junior Jayden Lucas, Junior Eduardo Torres, Sophomore Bryan Otavalo and Senior Damiano Nicolosi. It was a very well-played game by all 25…
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La Salle and the Special Olympics

Over 50 boys volunteered at the Special Olympics at Randall’s Island, for their Annual NYC Sports’ Championships. The students and faculty were able to meet some of the athletes as well as Neil Johnson, the CEO of the NYS Special Olympics. All were in great spirits on this day of service.
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African American Day Parade!

Nearly 30 boys marched in the 46th Annual African American Day Parade with the NAACP. As students and faculty marched along 125th Street, we were announced to much fanfare. One student even snapped a picture with Mayor Dinkins!  
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San Gennaro Festival Parade

Nearly 30 La Salle students gathered together on Mulberry Street to march in the San Gennaro Festival Parade in Little Italy on Saturday, September 12. Many of La Salle’s staff and faculty, including President, Dr. Catherine Guerriero, and Dean Ray Polanco, both cheered alongside the boys, representing La Salle with great pride.
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Microsoft Surface Pro tablets have arrived!

Thanks to the generosity of alumnus James Detura ’74 and his wife Trish, each freshman at La Salle Academy received a brand new Microsoft tablet - a key learning tool in today’s world. The donors, members of the board, faculty, and staff were present at the ribbon-cutting ceremony to present the tablets. Words of wisdom…
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Tuesday, September 15, 2015: Parents Association Meeting Agenda

Executive Board introductions Parent Association Membership form and fee due October events: Friday, October 02, 2015 – Family Bingo Night 6:00pm – 9:00pm Wednesday, October 07, 2015 - Hispanic Luncheon – Parent volunteers and food donations needed. Luncheon will be served during the three lunch periods: 10:33am-11:15am, 11:18am-12:00pm and 12:48pm-1:30pm Questions & Answers Upcoming Events …
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From the Parents Association

Dear La Salle Parents, Welcome back to all returning families and a big WELCOME to all new families! We hope everyone enjoyed their summer. We are honored as well as excited to serve as your Parents Association Executive Board for the 2015-2016 school year. We look forward to getting to know and working with you.…
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From the President, Dr. Catherine Guerriero

Dear Lasallian Friends and Family As we begin the 168th year of La Salle Academy’s educational mission – AND welcome yet another banner freshman class to our hallowed halls – it is my great pleasure to welcome you all ! Friends, alumni, parents and most significantly, students of LaSalle Academy, I welcome you into our…
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From the Office of the Principal

Dear Parents/ Guardians: It is a pleasure to welcome you to the new school year. We especially welcome the Class of 2019. This promises to be an exciting year with a number of new activities and programs. We hope that this year will be a successful one for your son. Your son will bring home…
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From the Office of the Assistant Principal for Student Affairs

Dear Friends, Welcome to what will be another year of incredible achievement and success for our La Salle Athletic program! As we are an academic school of excellence, it is also true on the playing field. During the 2014-2015 academic year, all our teams were truly successful. The JV baseball team won the City Championship…
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From the Office of the Assistant Principal for Academic Affairs

[caption id="attachment_1410" align="alignleft" width="150"] Assistant Principal for Academic Affairs, Ms. Kerry Conroy[/caption] Dear Parents/Guardians,   Welcome to the 2015-2016 school year! We have had an exciting and busy summer preparing for September. We completed another successful Summer Readiness Program for our incoming freshmen. 73 students participated this summer. That is almost 75% of the incoming…
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September Principal’s Letter

Dear Parents/ Guardians: It is a pleasure to welcome you to the new school year. We especially welcome the Class of 2019. This promises to be an exciting year with a number of new activities and programs. We hope that this year will be a successful one for your son. Your son will bring home…
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