Monthly Archives: October 2015

JV and Varsity Bowling Teams Beat Bishop Loughlin!

On Tuesday, October 27th, LaSalle JV and Varsity bowling teams faced Bishop Loughlin in an attempt to secure their sixth win of the season. Both teams won their matches 3 - 0. Jonathan Glover (pictured below on the left) led all scores for the Varsity team with a 229 and a 600 three-game series followed by Daqauan…
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Sunday’s Annual Memorial Mass

On Sunday, October 25, many La Salle alumni and friends gathered together to celebrate Mass in loving memory of La Salle Academy’s deceased alumni, family, and friends at Our Lady of Angels Chapel at Saint Anthony’s High School on Long Island. In memory of William DeSpagna, Class of ’46, who started this tradition many years…
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Parent / Student Survey

Dear Parents, La Salle Academy is in the process of applying to renew our accreditation with the Middle States Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges. As part of the process, we must survey our parents about how they view the school and its programs. Your response will help us prepare our report and, more importantly, help…
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Updated College Rep List

COLLEGE REP VISITS Fall 2015   (all visits take place in the Guidance Center unless otherwise listed)   Oct. 26th: Bryant U at 10am CSI (College of Staten Island) talking about the Macauley Honors Program in room 406 during period G Oct. 27th: Concordia at 10am U of Bridgeport at noon Oct. 28th: LaSalle University…
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La Salle Soccer Defeats St. Edmunds

The La Salle Academy soccer team defeated St. Edmund's by the score of 3-1 on Wednesday, October 22. Our defense including seniors, Brandon Molina and Angel Colon, junior, Michael Garces, and sophomore, Cristian Toledano, played an outstanding game. Senior goalkeeper, Julian Avirama, picked up his first career win. Our next game is Friday afternoon at…
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Chris Pena Awarded Most Improved Student!

Chris Pena was awarded the most improved student in his grade level based on his growth throughout his freshmen year last year. He has shown tremendous academic improvement and continues to grow as a sophomore at La Salle Academy. He received a Microsoft Surface 3 tablet from a gift on behalf of Richard Libretti ’60.…
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Wilson Alexei Receives Scholarship Award!

This year, Wilson Alexei received the E.J. Ernest Scharpf Scholarship for being the top academic student in La Salle Academy’s Class of 2017. The E.J. Scharpf Schalarship will cover Wilson’s full tuition for the 2015-16 academic year. Wilson is highly deserving of this award for his continued hard work and discipline in his studies at La Salle.…
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La Salle Bowling Still in the Lead!

On Tuesday, October 20, LaSalle Academy’s JV and Varsity bowling teams faced Mary Lewis High School. The results were favorable as both teams increased their season record to 5-0 making their point total to 35 wins, 0 losses. Daquan King led all scorers with a 233 game followed by Jonathan Glover with a 211game. Last,…
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Cross Country Results!

On Wednesday, October 14, 2015, the Lasalle Academy Xcountry team competed in the NY Sectional Sophomore championship meet with Varsity Events. The Redbirds top finisher was junior, William Cruz, in a medal winning time of 16 minutes and 58 seconds. Other medal winners at this meet were juniors, Gregory Thompson and Eric Saavedra, as well…
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Updated College Rep Visits!

COLLEGE REP VISITS Fall 2015   (all visits take place in the Guidance Center unless otherwise listed)   Oct. 13th: SUNY Fredonia at 9am LeMoyne College at 10:30am (rescheduled from 9/28) Pace at noon Oct. 15th: College of Mount St. Vincent at 9am LIU (Long Island University) at noon Oct. 20th: Kingsborough Community College at…
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La Salle Reads Reception

Our La Salle boys love to read! On Friday, October 2, sixteen boys were recognized at the La Salle Reads Reception for reading six books over the summer. The reception was hosted by Brother William and English Chairperson, Pat Toney, who awarded each boy for their hard work. Among the winners were freshmen, Chandler Hayer…
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La Salle Bowling Strikes Again!

On Tuesday October 6, the JV and Varsity Bowling teams competed against the blind scores to increase their season record to 3 wins 0 losses bringing the point total to 21 wins 0 losses. Eric Santana led all scorers with a high of 161 followed by Noel Santiago with a 157 game.  High game for…
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La Salle Baseball is Taking the Lead!

La Salle Baseball is going for the gold! Our Baseball team beat Bishop Loughlin quite handily last weekend to advance to the semi-finals of the Fall Season Varsity Tournament. Go La Salle!  
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Hispanic Heritage Mass

This week, La Salle celebrates Hispanic Heritage Week. Nearly 60 La Salle students and families came together for the Hispanic Heritage Mass at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral on Sunday, October 4th. This begins this celebratory week with a time for reflection, prayer, and fellowship.  
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La Salle Soccer Perseveres in Friday’s Game

The La Salle Varsity Soccer team lost a tough game on Friday, October 2, to Salesian by a 3-1 result. Playing in tough conditions the boys had a furious rally to score a goal and come extremely close to putting another couple in the net but unfortunately it was not to be. Senior Cristian Perez was…
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Bowling Teams Win at Weekend Tournament!

On Saturday, October third, four members of the LaSalle Academy bowling team returned to Rab's Country Lanes in Staten Island for the final round of the Junior Masters singles bowling tournaments. The players were last year’s handicap division champion, Daquan King, and JV players, Eric Santana, Noel Santiago and Chandler Hayer. All players played a…
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Student Sponsorship Program Dinner

On Tuesday, September 29th, students and donors gathered together to celebrate another year of the Student Sponsorship Program at La Salle. This program enables students who would not otherwise have the opportunity to attend La Salle to receive a premium La Sallian education. Student Sponsors were able to meet with the students they directly support. This…
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Celebrating La Salle Works!

On Wednesday, September 30, nearly 30 students gathered to celebrate La Salle’s wonderful internship program that is La Salle Works. Representatives from several internship sites spoke about the variety of opportunities available to students interested in participating in a program that will head start their futures by giving them skills that will last a lifetime.…
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Updated 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…
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Victories for both JV and Varsity Bowling!

On Tuesday September 29, LaSalle Academy's JV and Varsity faced Holy Cross at Whitestone Lanes. The Junior Varsity defeated Holy Cross 3 games to 0, increasing their point total to 14 wins and 0 losses and which puts them in First Place. Alexis Jimenez led all scores with a 406 series followed by Eric Santana with…
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Octubre Boletine de Principal

Estimados padres/tutores: Gracias a todos los que pudieron asistir a nuestra noche de "Back to School". Espero que resulta informativo y útil. Nos estamos acercando el punto medio del primer período de marcado. Informes de progreso serán ser enviado hacia fuera en octubre 15th. Esto le dará una buena indicación de lo bien que está…
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October Principal’s Letter

Dear Parents/Guardians: Thank you to all who were able to attend our “Back-to-School” Night. I hope that you found it informative and helpful. We are nearing the midpoint of the first marking period. Progress Reports will be mailed out on October 15th. This will give you a good indication of how well he is doing.…
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