Congratulations to the Class of 2015's Valedictorian, Courtney DelPo (Mary, Mother of the Redeemer) and Salutatorian, Nick Maloney (St. Jude). The Senior Mandatory Meeting is live and ready for you to view. These four videos will provide you with logistics and details to help you navigate the road to graduation. All seniors and one guardian must watch, understand and agree to abide by all information provided in this presentation by Tuesday, April 21. Please follow the link below to complete.
Congratulations to the seventh graders from Mater Dei who recently won our annual 7th Grade Math/Science Bowl. Thanks to all of our partner school seventh grade teams who participated, we hope to see everyone back on Thursday, April 16 for the 7th Grade Visitation Day and Spring Open House that same evening.
Congratulations to our Robotics Team, #272 CyberCrusaders, who won the Excellence in Engineering Award this past weekend at the Mid Atlantic FIRST Regional held at Lehigh University. Their regular competition season is now completed, but they end their 18th season of robotics as one of the region's great teams, always showing gracious professionalism. Many thanks as always to our great parent and alumni mentors and volunteers. Please click on our FACEBOOK link below to see more robotics.
As part of LC's continuing STEM Program, students should be aware of university-level programs. Temple University is sponsoring a 5 week program on Electrical/Computer Engineering & Robotics from July 7 through August 6. An application packet can be found in the LC Guidance Office. The University of Pennsylvania and Johns Hopkins University are also offering summer academies, so please click on the link below or see Mrs. Antoni, LC STEM Advisor, during the school day for more details.
Now I gotta cut loose, footloose, kick off your Sunday shoes...you know the rest, now make a date to see our students' production of Footloose. Showtimes are April 23, 24, 25 at 7 pm and April 25, 26 at 1 pm. Tickets are $12 for students and senior citizens, $15 for adults. See any drama student or stop by the Activities Office for tickets, for more information please call 215.362.6160 x126.
Meghan Nicoletti of the Maguire Foundation recently visited our Maguire Foundation Scholars. Class of 2018 Scholars: Alex Arnow (Pennbrook/St. Rose), Clare Crotty (Pennfield/Corpus Christi), Nick Sexton (Corpus Christi), Meghan Primus (Queen of Angels) and Molly and Matt Walton (St. Isidore). Class of 2017 Scholars: Caroline Clauss (MMR), Nate Ensanian (MMR), Pat McDonald (Mater Dei), Gabby Huber (Strayer/St. Isidore), Michael Basilii (Corpus Christi) and Katelyn Nitchke (Mater Dei).
The following students in Mrs. Fusca's class recently received awards from The Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) Local Branch #146 competition for the Americanism Essay Contest. The FRA is a congressionally chartered, non-profit organization that represents the Sea Service Community comprised of current and former US Navy, US Marine Corps, US Coast Guard service members. 1st Tim Cross '16 (St. Eleanor), 2nd Giacomo Spatola '16 (St. Jude); 1st Hyeon Seong Ju '15, 2nd Maggie Maloney '15 (SASH).
Lansdale Catholic welcomes students from six countries including: South Korea, China, Mexico, Taiwan, Japan, and Vietnam. We look forward to including students from many other countries in the future. We are unique in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in providing an International Student Office that includes a dedicated International Student Advisor. For more information please click on the link below.
The defending team who won last year's event will be gearing up for our 6th Annual McGovern Memorial Golf Outing on Friday, June 5 at Mainland GC, Mainland, PA. This is always a great day of golf, friendship and fun all for a good cause, the tuition assistance program for those LC families who need financial aid. Please follow the link below for the next page with team registration as well as sponsorship opportunities. Thanks for your support.