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La Salle Bowling Stars!

On Sunday March 6th, five members of the La Salle JV and Varsity bowling teams participated in the L.I.Y.B.T. singles bowling tournament at JIB Lanes in Forest Hills , New York. The participants from the Varsity were seniors Jonathan Glover, Sidney Birch and Wilfredo Cueto. The JV participants were Anthony Alvarez and Joseph Palaguachi. Anthony […]

Manhattan Memorial Mass

On Sunday, February 28th, La Salle Academy hosted its first ever Memorial Mass in Manhattan in loving memory of our deceased alumni, families, and friends. Students and alumni served at the Mass held at Holy Redeemer Church on 3rd Street. Everyone who attended, joined together for an early Sunday dinner at our Second Street Alumni […]

La Salle Basketball is Back!

La Salle Academy has one of the richest athletic histories of all the Catholic schools in New York City. After a 20-year skid, the school’s sports program is back and in a big way. Both the freshmen and JV basketball teams captured the CHSAA B City Championships. The varsity team lost in the semi-finals, but […]

JV Basketball Wins the Championship!

La Salle’s JV Basketball Team captured the CHSAA B City Championship with a 55-47 victory over Regis at Fordham Prep in the Bronx. A hard fought and competitive game throughout, La Salle jumped out to an early lead and entered the 4th quarter with a 10 point lead. Regis made a run to cut the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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) […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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. […]

Prestigious Partnership with Cooper Union

Check out the article posted by Cooper Union! La Salle Academy has established a one-of-a-kind partnership with the prestigious Cooper Union, located just steps away. Every spring and fall, many La Salle students participate in an exciting Lab Series at Cooper Union. For example, a Motorsports Lab Series, taught by a team of Cooper Union […]

La Salle rings the closing bell at NASDAQ!

Yesterday afternoon, a group of La Salle boys, Daniel Baker in particular, rang the closing bell at NASDAQ. This group of young men joined their mentors from Mentoring USA program, and afterschool program at La Salle Academy. Mentoring USA was founded by La Salle Academy’s dear friend and supporter, Matilda Raffa Cuomo. Check out the […]

A Visit from La Salle University!

On Wednesday, January 13, 2016, La Salle Academy students, faculty and staff welcomed fellow Lasallians from its brother school, La Salle University in Philadelphia. President of La Salle University, Dr. Hanycz, presented to students about what it means to be a leader in today’s world. After Dr. Hanycz’s engaging presentation, a reception was held in […]

La Salle Takes Big Win Over Regis!

In the finale of La Salle’s first league triple-header, LaSalle’s Varsity Team (11-2, 4-0) defeated Regis 68-57. The Cardinals used strong 2nd & 3rd quarters to build a lead, outscoring Regis 44-24 during those two stanzas. The Cardinals were led by Bryce Council(19points, 6 assists), Reggie Outlaw(15points, 5 steals) and Isaiah Allen-Smith (13 points, 14 rebounds). […]

La Salle Hosts its First Middle School Tournament!

This year, La Salle Academy hosted its 1st Christmas Tournament for Middle School Teams over the Holiday break. Among the participating teams were St. Charles Borromeo, Tompkins Square Middle School, Simon Baruch, and P.S. 57. After some close games and a strong fight by all, Simon Baruch came out as champions, leaving St. Charles Borromeo […]

Varsity Basketball Dominated Over the Weekend!

La Salle Varsity Basketball came away with two victories over the weekend! The team dominated Hunter College High School 69-20 in a game led by James Bouknight (14 points) and Isaiah Allen-Smith(12 points). Varsity Cardinals pulled off a comeback victory 59-56 in overtime! Trailing by 6 with 2 minutes left in regulation, the Cardinals fought […]

Freshmen Cardinals Defeat Xavier!

Yesterday, the Freshmen Cardinals defeated Xavier High School in basketball, 51 to 45! The Cardinals showed adversity throughout the game. The Cardinals were led by Josiah Chandler (15 points, 4 rebounds, 7 assists) and James Felton (12 points, 7 rebounds). Our next game is at 2:30pm on Sunday at St. Dominic’s. Come out and cheer […]

La Salle Boys Have Lunch with Bishop DiMarzio!

Yesterday, La Salle boys spent the afternoon at Bishop DiMarzio’s Christmas Luncheon at Russo’s on the Bay. This is the premier Christmas event for the Diocese of Brooklyn and Queens. We came to return the tremendous support we receive from the Diocese, of which over half our boys hail from the two boroughs of Brooklyn […]

The Cardinal Varsity Bowling Team Crowned Champions!

On Tuesday, December 15th, LaSalle Varsity bowling faced Molloy High School for the CHSAA Brooklyn Queens “A” division Championship. LaSalle defeated Molloy 3 Games to none and become the new Brooklyn Queens “A” division Champions! Senior Jonathan Glover led all scores with a 233 game and a 628 series. After returning to the team this […]

Varsity Cardinal Basketball Weekend Tournament Results!

  La Salle vs. St. Anthony’s LaSalle Academy’s Varsity basketball team (4-0) was victorious against St. Anthony’s 60-51 on Friday in the opening round of the Br. Arnold Tournament with the help of Bryce Council, who scored 18 points.  At the end of the first half, LaSalle commanded 24-20 lead after a 13-3 run. LaSalle […]

La Salle JV Basketball Gives their All!

La Salle’s JV Basketball team comes up short in a 55-51 non-league game loss against Mcclancy. Throughout the intense game, our La Salle guys showed tremendous heart. Giving up was never an option. Nathaniel Kramer led the team with 16 points while Chad Vickers showed his toughness by scoring 12 points. JV Basketball will return to […]

La Salle Bowling Playoff Results!

As the Bowling season winds down it is now playoff time and both teams are in the playoffs. They both ended the regular season with a 10 wins 1 loss which was good enough for a second place finish in the “A” division. The Junior Varsity season came to an end today as they lost to Xavarian […]

La Salle Varsity Basketball is Heating Up!

Yesterday, the Varsity basketball team traveled to Washington Irving High School and left with a 71-47 victory. The team was led by J’nie Williams with 23 points and Traigain James with 17 points and 7 rebounds. Come out to cheer on La Salle’s Varsity basketball team when they go head-to-head against St. Anthony’s (L.I.) in the […]

JV Basketball Wins Over Saint Edmunds!

La Salle’s Junior Varsity Basketball Team pulled through for a nail-biting 54-42 win in overtime against St. Edmunds. Lead by Nathaniel Kramer with 28 points and Chad Vickers with 10 points who both made clutch free throws in overtime.  JV is back in action for another home game on Friday Dec 11th at 6pm. Come out to cheer on […]

La Salle Visits El Museo Del Barrio!

La Salle’s Spanish department hosted a trip to El Museo Del Barrio on Friday, December 4th.The students were able to learn more about the Latino culture at New York City’s top Latino cultural institution. The various collections and exhibitions engaged the students in a hands-on educational experience outside of the classroom. This is part of La Salle […]

La Salle Freshmen Basketball Tournament Results!

Friday, December 4, 2016 the Cardinals defeated Msgr. Mc Clancy by the score of 56-29. The game was played on the road, where the Cardinals came out with a strong effort. The Cardinals were lead by Josiah Chandler (14 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assist ) and James (16 points, 7 rebounds). Saturday , December 5, […]

La Salle JV Basketball Defeats Lab Museum United!

On Saturday, December 5th, Lasalle’s Junior Varsity Basketball team locked in on defense and got a 67-42 non-league game victory over Lab Museum United. Lead by Chad Vickers with 16pts and followed by Estiver Ramirez who scored 9 points knocking down two 3’s from the perimeter.  The JV team will return to action with a […]

Varsity Cardinal Basketball Results!

On Thursday, December 3rd, LaSalle’s Varsity Basketball team squeezed out a 74-68 non-league win over Lab Museum United. The Cardinals were led by Bryce Council’s 22 points & 8 assists while Isaiah Allen Smith chipped in with 12 points and 7 rebounds. Go La Salle!

La Salle Goes to the Financial District!

Because of La Salle’s burgeoning Business/ Finance Curriculum and interests among students, a group of twelve students took a trip to the New York City Stock Exchange on Wednesday, December 2nd, where they were given a personal tour. This is just one of the unique trips through La Salle in the city, a program that brings […]

La Salle Bowling Heads to the Playoffs!

Tuesday, December 1st, the La Salle Cardinals faced St. Agnes of Queens in the final bowling game of the regular season. The results were favorable as both teams defeated St. Agnes 3 games to 0. Michael Anorve and Eric Santana of the JV team both scored a 149 game while Daquan King led the Varsity […]

La Salle Basketball Scores Big in Double Header

La Salle’s JV basketball team started the season off with a bang last night by defeating East Side Community High School. Giovanni Hernandez and Chad Vickers each scored 12 points to lead LaSalle JV to a 79-41 victory. JV goes head to head with the Lab School this Saturday, December 5th. La Salle Varsity basketball […]

The Joe D’Angelo Literacy Center

This morning, November 24th, the La Salle Library on 6th Street was renamed The Joe D’Angelo Literacy Center after Joe D’Angelo, Class of ’48 who has been a long-time supporter of La Salle Academy. Mr. D’Angelo was accompanied by his wife of 51 years, Marsha. He was delighted by some surprise guests including his classmate, Jim […]

Veterans Day Assembly

On Tuesday, November 10, La Salle Academy students and faculty took the time to honor our country’s veterans in a formal Veteran’s Day Assembly. Several veterans from all different branches of the U.S. Military participated in the ceremony. Fredy Tello was honored during the ceremony. Mr. Tello is a retired marine who now runs Semperide, […]

La Salle Bowling Headed to the Championship!

With two weeks left in the regular season, LaSalle JV and Varsity bowling teams faced St. Francis Prep. Both teams won all 3 games to increase their season record to 9-0 bringing the Varsity’s point total to 63 and the JV’s point total to 61. Alexis Jimenez led all scores for the JV with a 178 game […]

La Salle Ventures to Salem, Massachusetts!

Nearly 40 La Salle students took a trip to Salem, Massachusetts to bring to life what they have learned in the classroom. This is just one of the many trips run through La Salle In The City, a program that prepares La Salle students for the “real world” by demonstrating the practical application of classroom […]

Alumni Day 2015 was a Blast!

Check out some photos from La Salle’s Second Annual Alumni Day. On Saturday, November 14th, La Salle alumni, friends, and family came back to their old home to reminisce about the school that has had a lasting impact on their lives. Alumni of all ages were in attendance from the class of ’15 to the […]

La Salle Bowling Working Their Way to the Top!

On Tuesday, November 10th, LaSalle JV and Varsity bowling teams played  Xaverian High School. The results were favorable for both teams. JV won their match 2 games to 1 and moved their point total to 54 and 2. JV is now in second place, 2 points behind Molloy. Alexis Jimenez led all scorers with a 160 […]

Updated College Rep List!

COLLEGE REP VISITS Fall 2015 (all visits take place in the Guidance Center unless otherwise listed) Nov. 16th: SUNY Brockport at 10:30am Nov. 17th: Iona College at 1pm Nov. 18th: Lasell College at 11:30am Nov. 19th: Western New England U at 10:30am Nov. 20th: FDU (Fairleigh Dickinson U) at 11:15am Dec. 2nd: U of the […]

Check out Issue 3 of the Campus Ministry Newsletter!

Check out the November issue of the Campus Ministry Newsletter! Learn about how La Salle students are living and growing in their faith, the opportunities available to serve the community in the next coming months, and much more. Click on the link below! Campus Ministry Volume 1 Issue 3 November 2015

Cardinal Bowling Wins for the 7th Time this Season!

On Tuesday, November 3rd, LaSalle’s JV and Varsity Bowling teams faced Cathedral Prep High School in an attempt to secure their seventh win. The results were favorable as  both teams defeated Cathedral Prep. The stars of the JV game were Michael Anorve with a 162 game followed by Matthew Ortiz with a 148 game. Freshman […]

Updated College Rep List

COLLEGE REP VISITS Fall 2015 (all visits take place in the Guidance Center unless otherwise listed) Nov. 2nd: LIU (Long Island University) at 10:30am Vaughn College of Aeronautics at 11:15am Nov. 3rd: U of Scranton at 8:15am College of St. Rose at 10am Nov. 4th: Wagner College at 1pm Nov. 5th: Johnson & Wales at […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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. […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.  

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Our 21st Annual Cardinal Classic was a hit!

Nearly 100 La Salle alumni and friends came out to support La Salle in the 21st Annual Cardinal Classic Golf Outing at The Village Club at Sands Point. Much fun was had on the links and at the dinner. Honorees included Frank Grippi, former La Salle board member, and Mauro Lamagna, class of ’56. The […]

Updated list of 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 U […]

La Salle Bowling Team starts season with a win!

On Tuesday, September 22, the JV and Varsity Bowling Team played their first match of the season against Msgr. McClancy High School. Both teams defeated McClancy 3 games to 0. Jonathan Glover and Wilfredo Cueto led all scores with a high game of 200. Eric Santana led the JV team in scoring. The next game […]

College Visits have started!

Mark your calendars for these visits from college representatives! 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. […]

Soccer starts their season with a win!

The soccer team won their first game of the season today by the score of 6-2 over St. Edmund’s. Five different players scored goals, including two from Senior Cristian Perez and one from Junior Jayden Lucas, Junior Eduardo Torres, Sophomore Bryan Otavalo and Senior Damiano Nicolosi. It was a very well-played game by all 25 […]

La Salle and the Special Olympics

Over 50 boys volunteered at the Special Olympics at Randall’s Island, for their Annual NYC Sports’ Championships. The students and faculty were able to meet some of the athletes as well as Neil Johnson, the CEO of the NYS Special Olympics. All were in great spirits on this day of service.

African American Day Parade!

Nearly 30 boys marched in the 46th Annual African American Day Parade with the NAACP. As students and faculty marched along 125th Street, we were announced to much fanfare. One student even snapped a picture with Mayor Dinkins!  

San Gennaro Festival Parade

Nearly 30 La Salle students gathered together on Mulberry Street to march in the San Gennaro Festival Parade in Little Italy on Saturday, September 12. Many of La Salle’s staff and faculty, including President, Dr. Catherine Guerriero, and Dean Ray Polanco, both cheered alongside the boys, representing La Salle with great pride.

Microsoft Surface Pro tablets have arrived!

Thanks to the generosity of alumnus James Detura ’74 and his wife Trish, each freshman at La Salle Academy received a brand new Microsoft tablet – a key learning tool in today’s world. The donors, members of the board, faculty, and staff were present at the ribbon-cutting ceremony to present the tablets. Words of wisdom […]

Track / Cross Country Tryouts Begin Aug. 20th

The first day of running practice / tryouts is Thursday, August 20th. Students are to wear comfortable running clothes and sneakers, and are to meet at the school (215 East 6th Street) at 9:30 am. Practice / tryouts will be from 10 am through noon. In addition, all prospective student athletes are encouraged to bring […]

Varsity Soccer Tryouts Begin Aug. 24!

To all interested players: Varsity Soccer tryouts will begin on Monday, August 24th, at 9:00am.  All players must meet at the school no later than 8:30am and will walk to the field with the coaches.  Please bring all necessary equipment (cleats, shin guards, water, etc.) with you. All players must have their physicals in with the main […]

Summer Reading Lists

These links below will take you the relevant summer reading material.     LasalleReads Program (PDF document) Book Form (word document) Freshman Summer Reading (PDF document) Sophomore Summer Reading (PDF document) Junior Summer Reading (PDF document) Senior Summer Reading (PDF document)

Golden Anniversary Celebration!

Congratulations to the Class of 1965, which celebrated its Golden Anniversary at the Holiday Inn Midtown on Thursday, June 4th. Following the reception, our alumni attended graduation at St. Jean Baptiste Church, where they received an anniversary certificate in remembrance of their time at alma mater. It was an honor to commemorate our Brothers’ Boys, […]

Congratulations, Class of 2015!

It’s hard to believe that it’s already graduation time. I’m so proud of all of our Seniors. They have accomplished so much already and are only just beginning. We’re proud to send them out into the world, knowing how much more they will achieve. I know that the education, both moral and intellectual, La Salle […]

City Champs!

Congratulations to our JV baseball team, the new city champions after yesterday’s 10-7 win over St. John Prep! Great work!

Spring Events Recap

It has been a fun-filled and thrilling May at La Salle Academy! Our two major annual events-the Spring Gala and Athletic Hall of Fame Scholarship Dinners-brought together alumni, students, family and friends to celebrate our proud Lasallian tradition and 167 years of educational excellence. Our 24th Annual Spring Gala and Scholarship Dinner on May 3rd […]

Baseball on a Roll!

JV Baseball won last night’s game versus Nazareth 11-0. Varsity Baseball beat Nazareth 6-3, clinching 1st place! La Salle Baseball is having a great season!

Running Redbirds Update!

The La Salle Academy Track and Field team has competed in six meets this outdoor season- progressing in leaps and bounds along the way. The Sophomore 4×100 team has run a time of 51.13 seconds as of May 5, 2015, tying us with Cardinal Hayes for the fastest sophmore 4×100 time in The Bronx, Manhattan, […]

Cardinal Baseball on a Roll!

La Salle Academy continues to enjoy an incredible baseball season. The Varsity baseball team has locked into the division first place honors- and second place in the overall CHSAA All League rankings- as it continues to crush its opponents. On Friday, Varsity defeated Sacred Heart with a score of 14-1 and the next day beat Bishop Loughlin […]

Cardinals Baseball Wins!

On Tuesday, April 28, 2015, the JV Baseball team beat Scanlan 9-2, with Adrian Santos going 2 for 3 at the plate with 2 RBIs. The Varsity team beat St. John Prep 12-1. Luis Nieves pitched a great game!

Varsity Baseball Move to 4-0!

La Salle Baseball won a double header on Saturday, beating Scanlan 9-1 and Cathedral 10-3. The Varsity Baseball team is now 4-0! Congratulations to Mike Lenaham and Jayson Polano on their great performances.