Monthly Archives: February 2016

Marzo Boletine de Principal

Estimados padres de familia. Tutores: Nos estamos acercando el punto medio de la tercera temporada de la marca. Informes de progreso se enviará hacia fuera en el miércoles, marzo 9th. Si tienes dudas sobre la obra de su hijo, no dude ponerse en contacto con sus maestros. Este mes los alumnos seleccionará sus cursos para…
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March Principal’s Newsletter

Dear Parents. Guardians:  We are nearing the midpoint of the third marking period. Progress Reports will be mailed out on Wednesday, March 9th. If you have any questions about your son’s work, please feel free to contact his teachers. This month the students will select their courses for next year. They will be bringing home…
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Cardinal Basketball Semi-final Results!

LaSalle's Varsity Basketball team fell in the semi-finals on Sunday to Sacred Heart 60-51 at Holy Cross High School in Queens. A tight contest throughout, the Cardinals held a 3 point lead at halftime and the game was tied entering the final quarter. The Cardinals were unable  to finish this game out, eventually falling by…
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La Salle Boys Travel to NOLA!

The French club at La Salle took advantage of their mid-winter recess and took a La Salle in the City trip to New Orleans, Louisiana. Veteran guidance officer Beverly Fields takes the French Club there every year for the last two years, and they have a fabulous time. The boys experienced the NOLA culture by…
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We've got some great events coming up for you and the whole La Salle community. I hope we'll see you there!  Our first annual memorial mass coming up this weekend so RSVP now. We'll remember alumni with a service at 1:30 pm at Holy Redeemer Church at 173 3rd Street and then come together for an early dinner at the William…
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LSA Celebrates Black History Month Mass at St. Pat’s

La Salle Academy participated in the Black History Month Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Sunday, February 7th. More than 20 La Salle students and their families attended the Mass that was celebrated by Timothy Cardinal Dolan. Pictured from left are four of our students—Jayden McCoy, David Goudet Turner, Rohan Tucker and Joseph Palaguachi—who brought up the offertory gifts. This photo was…
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Freshmen Cardinals Win the City Championship!

Today the Cardinals defeated Regis 46-44 to win the CHAMPIONSHIP! The Cardinals came out with a strong effort and jumped out early with a 13 point lead. Regis battled back and tied the game with 10 second left in the 4th quarter. Josiah and Jimmy executed a pick and roll to score the game winning…
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La Salle’s JV Team Advances to City Semi-Finals

La Salle's JV team advanced to City Semi-Finals with a 57-42 victory over St. John's Prep on Tuesday afternoon. Led by Nathaniel Kramer (19 points) and Kamau Oliver (12 points), the Cardinals led the entire game with stout defense, earning an early lead that held up through all four quarters. JV advances to the semi-finals on…
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Senior Basketball Night!

On Tuesday's Senior Night, Traigan James had a game-high 25 points, as LaSalle Academy  clinched first place in the CHSAA B Division with a 77-57 win over St. John's Prep  on Tuesday. St. John's Prep opened the game on a 7-2 run before LaSalle countered with an 8-0 run led by J'nie Williams (16 points)…
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Career Day

  Attention all alumni! Share your career experience with one or more classes at La Salle Academy’s upcoming Career Day! Feel free to stay all or part of the day. A light breakfast and hot lunch will be served for all participants. When: March 18, 9:00AM to 2:15PM If interested, please contact Ann Straub at 212-475-8940…
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La Salle’s Big Basketball Weekend!

Alumni Basketball Night La Salle hosted Alumni Basketball Night on Friday, February 5th for the triple header game against Regis High School. All three teams played tremendously with freshmen and JV losing only by one point in overtime games. In the finale of an exciting night of basketball, La Salle's Varsity basketball team defeated Regis…
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Brother Thomas Scanlan, FSC, receives ACCU’s Hesburgh Award

Brother Thomas Scanlan, FSC, a member of the Board of Trustees at La Salle Academy, recently received the prestigious Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Award from the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU). Brother Thomas was the president of Manhattan College from 1987 to 2009. Named in honor of the influential former Notre Dame…
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Cardinal Basketball Results!

Varsity Cardinal Update: LaSalle's Varsity (14-3, 7-1) scored a big league win on Monday night over Salesian 69-55. Trailing by 5 points at halftime, the Cardinals played great defense in the 2nd half, used a 18-8 3rd quarter run to gain control and were able to avenge their only league loss from two weeks ago.…
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La Salle vs. Cathedral Prep!

On Saturday, La Salle’s Varsity Cardinals were led by J’nie Williams (18 points) and Bryce Council   (17 points, 6 assists) as they pulled away in the 3rd quarter for a 59-31 victory over Cathedral Prep in Basketball. Meanwhile, JV Cardinals bounced back into the win column with a 62-34 league game win over Cathedral Prep.…
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