Last week Mrs. Uselis and her Physics class of seniors/juniors were invited to the 19th Annual Kaczmarczik Lecture series at Drexel University. They were able to have hands-on physics experiments and also attended a lecture by Margaret Geller, an astrophysicist for the Smithsonian Institute. This is part of LC's continuing STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) initiatives.
Neumann Scholars from the Class of 2018, EJ McQuillen (SASH) and Anna Wengyn (St. Jude) would like to welcome all eighth graders from our regional public, parochial and private schools to our Universal Visitation Day on Thursday, November 13. Please contact Mrs. Anne Marie Allen, Director of Admissions, if you will be attending. Later that same evening, beginning with a parent to parent social at 6:30 pm in our Resource Room, we will have our Open House until 9 pm. All families are welcome.
In conjunction with Make-A-Wish Philadelphia, Northern Delaware and Susquehanna Valley, Lansdale Catholic also made our sponsor Wish Child Kevin's dream of playing football come true Friday night at their Homecoming game. Our students, their families, alumni and our extended community exceeded our initial goal of $5,500 by raising over $12,000! God bless our students and their generosity, we are truly blessed! Please click on link below to view media coverage.
Lansdale Catholic presents Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice on Friday, November 7 ($5 tix for students) and Saturday, November 8 at 7 pm and Sunday, November 9 at 1 pm. Tickets are only $5 for students on opening night and $10 student/senior citizens and $12 for adults the other performances. They are available in the LC Activities Office or at the door, call 215.362.6160 x 125 for more information. Come out and support our students in their production of this classic.
Capt. Christopher Ferguson, USN (Retired) and former NASA Astronaut, was the keynote speaker at LC's first STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Career Fair last week. We are grateful to Mrs. Donna Cusimano for her vision in establishing this event for our students. Special thanks also to Mrs. Mary Antoni, our STEM Advisor and to all our guest speakers for the night who shared their STEM experience with over 400 of our students.
Congratulations to Coach Joann Pisch and our Girls Volleyball team for winning their third in a row Philadelphia Catholic League Title on Sunday over Archbishop Wood at Neumann University. They will compete for the PIAA District 12 Class AA title on Friday, October 31 at 5 pm at the School of the Future, located at 4021 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, tickets are $5 each. Their opponent will be Palumbo Charter HS. GO LCVB WE ARE PROUD OF YOU!
LC students walked this past Sunday near the Philadelphia Art Museum for the annual Juvenile Diabetes Walk. Mrs. Mary Lou Graham and her Community Service Corps has done this walk for the past several years as McGovern's Marchers, honoring our former teacher, Joe McGovern, who passed away from diabetes in 2009.
Congratulations to the LC Golf Team who recently won the PIAA Class AA District 12 Championship, way to go, we are proud of your accomplishment. Thanks to Coaches Phil Dlugolecki '06 and Todd Huber for their leadership.
Our Boys LAX team will be hosting a fall tournament on Saturday, November 1. This is open to teams from 3rd through 8th grades. For details and to download a registration form or to register online, please click on the link below. We are looking forward to a great event.