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Hometown Shopper - A Newsday Publication - 28 May 2020

This week's edition includes a reprint of the 13 May 2020 article interviewing Mrs. Becker and students about their letter writing campaign for staff and patients at Mount Sinai South Nassau.

 Hometown Shopper - Newsday Reprint - 28 May 2020.pdf 

 

Please enjoy today's interview with Ana Maria from La Fiesta 98.5 FM "El Sabor de Long Island" and Mrs. Becker, Anthony & Nasir from our 7th Grade - 13 May 2020.

La Fiesta 98.5 FM Interview

 

If you read Newsday you may have seen a familiar uniform and the beautiful faces of our student, Noah & Nasir and Mrs. Becker today.  The interview with Newsday Reporter Rachel Weiss appears today, 13 May, on page A12. 

 Newsday - 13 May 2020 Page 12.pdf 

 

The De La Salle School continues to be recognized for their amazing letter-writing campaign to patients and first responders at Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospital.  They were recently interviewed by Newsday Reporter Rachel Weiss for her "LI Act of Kindness" column.  The article was published online on Monday, 11 May 2020 and will soon be published in print.

Newsday Digital - LI Acts of Kindness - 11 May 2020

 

 

The students of The De La Salle School were tasked to write letters to patients and staff at Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospital.  As the school of HOPE, the students set out to bring HOPE to the patients and staff during these trying times.  They were interviewed on 21 April by Erica Byfield of News Channel 4.

Please enjoy this wonderful story of the fine young men of The De La Salle School.

Students Send Letter of Hope to Patients - News Channel 4 Interview

 

The sudden passing of Kobe Bryant has shown a bright light on the fine young men of The De La Salle School and the impression he left on them when they had to opportunity to interview him.

 ABC Eyewitness News Interview

Newsday - January 28, 2020

News12LI Interview

Interview - Kobe - 28 January 2020.pdf 

Special Feature - Kobe - 27 January 2020.pdf 

 

The 6th Grade class of Ms. Buttigieg was featured the during the week of 22 June as the "Class of the Week" in Newsday.

They have now been named as one of "The Best of 2019" for their interview with basketball legend and author Kobe Bryant on 22 June 2019!

  06 28 2019 - Friday.pdf 

 06 27 2019 - Thursday.pdf 

 06 26 2019 - Wednesday.pdf 

 06 25 2019 - Tuesday.pdf 

 06 24 2019 - Monday.pdf 

 06 22 2019 - Saturday.pdf 

 

Please enjoy these photos from our daily online classes and events

How to be a De La Salle Gentleman

  

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    For close to 20 years, The De La Salle School has provided economically disadvantaged young men with a Christian and human education in the Lasallian tradition.  We are a Catholic middle school, grades 5 through 8, and we are part of the San Miguel/Nativity Coalition of schools, a nationwide model.

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  • The Gentleman of The Week - The Week of 1 June 2020

    The Gentleman of The Week is 

    Carlos, Grade 5

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  • The Writer of The Week - The Week of 1 June 2020

    The Writer of The Week is

    Gary, Grade 5

     

    The students were tasked with writing a review of their ELA Teacher, Miss Henao's, favorite book - Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone.

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  • The Artist of The Week - The Week of 1 June 2020

    The Artist of The Week is

    Brian, Grade 7

     

    Students were tasked with creating a 2-dimensional perspective of a castle.  Throughout this distance-learning semester,  Ms. Lodespoto has been working with the students to broaden their knowledge of representing different perspectives in art.

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  • The Writer of The Week - The Week of 25 May 2020

    The Writer of The Week is

    Keneth, Grade 8

     

    Our Music Teacher, Mrs. Rainone, and ELA Teacher, Ms. Henao, collaborated on an assignment.  The students, while studying the Holocaust, were tasked with comparing and contrasting the musical style of John Williams, composer of the theme songs for Schindler's List and many of the Harry Potter movies.

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  • The Gentleman of The Week - The Week of 25 May 2020

    The Gentleman of The Week is,

    Carl, Grade 6

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  • The Artist of The Week - The week of 25 May 2020

    The Artist of The Week is

    Richard, Grade 8

    The students were tasked with creating a 3D image on a 2-dimensional surface.

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  • The Gentleman of The Week - The Week of 18 May 2020

    The Gentleman of The Week is,

    Nicholas, Grade 7

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  • The Artist of The Week - The Week of 18 May 2020

    The Artist of the Week is

    Noah, Grade 5

    Students were tasked with creating a drawing using images that represented who they are.

     

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  • The Writer of The Week - The Week of 18 May 2020

    The Writer of The Week is 

    Eric, Grade 8

    The 8th Grade has continued improving their writing skills focusing on properly using quotes.  This exercise is designed to help them as they enter High School in the Fall.

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  • The Gentleman of The Week - The Week of 4 May 2020

    The Gentleman of The Week is

    Jayden O., Grade 5

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"I give back to help those less fortunate than myself" - The De La Salle School 8th Grade Students at Ronald McDonald House of Long Island

Our 8th grade students and their families gave their Sunday morning to those at Ronald McDonald House spending the morning touring the facility then preparing a wonderful home-cooked meal for the resident families.

                  

Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

Congratulations to the Class of 2020 who have all been accepted to and have now registered for attendance

in the fall to the Catholic High Schools of their choice!

Chaminade

Holy Trinity Diocesan High School

Kellenberg Memorial

St. Anthony's

St. Mary's

Please click here to support these young men as they grow in spirit and wisdom.

  

 

 

TDLSS Graduates - High School Honor Rolls

  The De La Salle School is proud to celebrate the achievements of our graduates now enrolled in

Catholic High Schools.

1st TRIMESTER STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

KELLENBERG MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL

HONOR ROLL

Seniors – The De La Salle School Class of 2016

Cristian Henriquez

Raymond Rodriguez

Juniors – The De La Salle School Class of 2017

Erick Gomez

Daniel Lopez

Sophomores – The De La Salle School Class of 2018

Matthew Green

Marcus Guillaume-Sam

Augusto Lebron

Gianni Zuna

Freshmen – The De La Salle School Class of 2019

Brandon Centeno

Derek Gomez

Stephen Lopez

Elvis Turcios

John Velasquez Gonzalez

CHAMINADE HIGH SCHOOL

HONOR ROLL

Junior – The De La Salle School Class of 2017

Matthew Sotelo

 

Please support these fine young men with a contribution to our Graduate Support Program

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Upcoming School Events

  • Garden City Country Club

    SAVE THE DATE - Annual Christmas Luncheon

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    The De La Salle School Annual Christmas Luncheon will take place on

    Wednesday, 9 December 2020

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    Garden City Country Club

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Parent Meeting - 16 April 2020