Entries by dev_cfmfsh

Running Redbirds at Randall’s Island

On April 21 the La Salle Academy Track team competed in the Fordham Prep Developmental Meet #2, held at Icahn Stadium on Randall’s Island. The Running Redbirds had their best showing of the season thus far- coming home with 2 relay medals and 4 individual medals. This meet’s standout performer was Senior Tyler Martin, winning […]

JV Baseball team wins close game

La Salle’s JV Baseball team emerged as the winner in yesterday’s close game against St. John’s Prep! Eslinger Marina helped lead the team to victory, making two hits out of three at-bats, with three RBIs. The final score was 6-5. Go Cardinals!

La Salle Juniors Invited to Mock Trials

For the first time, La Salle’s Juniors were invited to participate in the Federal Court Mock Trials here in New York City! These trial simulations are a great way for students develop critical thinking and public speaking skills while learning how the judicial system works. Go La Salle!

La Salle Goes to DC!

The LaSalle Senior Class just returned from a worldwind tour of Washington DC this past weekend, and oh what a time we had! In addition to the this shot below outside the White House, we had a private tour of the Capitol, the National Archives, Arlington National Cemetery (where we witnessed the phenomenal changing of […]

Class of ’75 Celebrates 40-Year Reunion!

The class of 1975 celebrated its 40-year reunion on Saturday night at the William C. McKeown ’59 Alumni Center at the La Salle Annex. The festivities included a tour at the old school on “Second and Second.” Thank you to Jack Redden for organizing this great event!

La Salle Track at Big Blue Track and Field Classic!

On April 18th, 2015, La Salle competed at the Big Blue Track and Field Classic held at St. Joseph by the Sea on Staten Island. Our Sophomore athletes began the day running the 1600 meter relay. The A Relay placed 4th in their heat with a time of 4:10! Congratulations to J’nie Williams, the outstanding […]

JV Baseball 2-0!

La Salle’s JV Baseball team beat Cathedral, 13-2, yesterday. La Salle is the only 2-0 team right now- what a great way to start the season. We’re so proud of the team’s hard work. Let’s go Cardinals!

College Fair on Friday, April 17!

Juniors- Please remember that we will be holding a College Fair in the gym on Friday, April 17, 2015. More than 75 colleges, local and out-of-state, will be represented. The fair will run from 9:00am-11:15am. Please stop by the gym and explore the exciting college options!

Cardinals Baseball Off to a Great Start!

The La Salle Academy Varsity Baseball team won their game against St. John on April 14, 2015 with an amazing score of 19-0. Freshman Mike Lenaham threw a no-hitter- way to go, Mike! Chris Pimenter also went 5 for 5 and had 7 RBIs. The team is off to a great start this season. The JV baseball […]

La Salle in New Orleans!

On a bitterly cold February 19th at 5am, 11 members of the French Club and chaperones waited with excitement for our Super Shuttle to get to LaGuardia Airport, bound for New Orleans, Louisiana. By approximately 12:30 pm we arrived at Louis Armstrong Airport, our tour bus guide greeting us warmly (as did the warmer weather!)… and […]

Great Season for La Salle Basketball

The Freshman, led by alum Jamaal Smith, overcame key losses of going into the playoffs was still able to advance to the Freshman City Championship, looking to secure LaSalle’s first Frosh City Championship since 1965. A deep squad, the Freshman would finish tied for 1st place in the division going into the playoffs. Although the […]

La Salle at the Parade

La Salle Academy celebrated St. Patrick’s Day in a big way this year! Our alumni kicked off the festivities with a brunch hosted by alumnus Martin J. Cottingham ’88 at the office of Avison Young on Sixth Avenue. Alumni from almost every decade were at the brunch to reunite and reminisce as their excitement built […]

PAL and NYPD Essay Contest

PAL and the NYPD are sponsoring an Essay Contest. TOPIC: What do you consider the most problematic issue confronting NYC youth in 2015? How would you address this issue if you were Police Commissioner for a Day? Prize: $250, A Personalized Plaque, Featured on the front page of the April Edition of The Cardinal, Will […]

Freshman Basketball Advances to City Championship Game

LSA Frosh advance to City Championship Game with a 63-45 win over Moore Catholic Thursday evening. The Frosh City Championship game will begin at 1pm on Sunday, February 22nd at Fordham Prep. The Freshman team looks to capture LaSalle’s first Frosh City championship in almost 50 years!

La Salle on the Road

As you may know, every month La Salle invites alumni and friends to “Conversation with the President” dinners here at the school. In February and March, we will be taking the reception on the road to sunny Southern California and Florida. If you’re in the area, please join us. First stop is San Diego, California! Dr. […]

Basketball Playoff Updates

Varsity fell to Salesian 58-43 last night in regular season finale. They finished the year 14-9, 8-3. The first round of City playoffs begins February 25 vs. Cathedral Prep. JV defeated Sacred Heart 58-39 last night in the first round of playoffs to advance to City semifinals vs Regis at Salesian on Thursday at 5:30pm. […]

LaSalle Varsity defeated Sacred Heart

LaSalle Varsity defeated Sacred Heart 66-27 on Senior Night as Brian Bass led the way with 19 points, 5 assists and 4 steals. Fellow senior Stephon Riley added 13 points and 10 rebounds. The Varsity moves to 14-7 overall and 8-1 in league play. The Cardinals play their final home game of the season on […]

La Salle in the City goes backstage at the Met

La Salle Academy’s latest La Salle in the City excursion was a showstopper for students! Earlier this month, 11 boys participated in a unique 90-minute backstage tour of the Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center. Conducted by Met Opera Guild members, the tour exposed La Salle’s students to production areas usually not seen or imagined […]

LSA celebrates Black History Month Mass at St. Pat’s

La Salle Academy was the only Catholic high school to participate in the Black History Month Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Sunday, February 1st. More than 20 La Salle students and their families attended the Mass that was celebrated by Timothy Cardinal Dolan. The La Salle family occupied the first six pews of the […]

LSA to attend Archdiocesan Black History Month Mass on Feb. 1

La Salle Academy will be featured prominently at the Annual Archdiocesan Black History Month Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, this coming Sunday, February 1st, from 2:00 to 3:45 pm.  His Eminence, Cardinal Dolan will be the Principal Celebrant for this annual celebration of Catholic faith and black culture. Nearly 30 boys and their families will celebrate […]

La Salle Launches the Buckley-Aberer Scholarship

La Salle Academy launched the Buckley-Aberer Scholarship at Alumni Basketball Night on Friday, January 16, to a huge crowd. More than 80 alumni attended to cheer on the Cardinals in a triple-header against Xavier High School and celebrate the storied history of La Salle’s basketball program. The Buckley-Aberer Scholarship was established in memory and honor […]

La Salle defeats Moore Catholic

La Salle Varsity defeated Moore Catholic 62-35 on Wednesday evening.The Cardinals were led by a pair of sophomores: Reggie Outlaw with 17 points(including 5 three pointers) and Bryce Council with 14 points and 4 steals. The Cardinals return to the court on Saturday @ Salesian High School at 4pm as the finale of s triple-header.

A Taste of Italy

A Taste of Italy La Salle Academy’s students had the pleasure of eating at Grotta Azzurra Ristorante, one of the finest restaurants in Little Italy on Mulberry Street. Eight students were chosen to participate in this La Salle in the City site, including Joshua Mediavilla ’17, Jancalo Mediavilla ’17, Gabriel Montez ’17, Adrian Corbin ’15, […]

Interested in learning AFRICAN DANCE?

Instruction being given at La Salle on Thursday afternoons (from 2:15 pm to 4:15 pm in the cafeteria) (1/22, 2/5, 2/12) You will perform at the Black History Assembly on February 26th! Sponsored by the Archdiocesan Office of Black Ministry Sign up sheet in the Main Office!

LaSalle Defeats Cathedral Prep 58-34

Brian Bass scored 18 points, captured 9 rebounds and dished out 7 assists, helping LaSalle Academy notch a 58-34 victory over Cathedral Prep on Tuesday. Stephon Riley added 11 points with 7 rebounds and Davonte Mclain had 10 points and 7 rebounds. The Cardinals return to the court at home vs. Xavier on Friday, January […]

Varsity Basketball Defeats Sacred Heart 62-37

  The Varsity basketball team defeated Sacred Heart 62-37 behind 18 points from Brian Bass. Reggie Outlaw added 15 points. The Cardinals (8-5, 3-0) were powered by a strong second half run, in which they held Sacred Heart to 10 total points after giving up 27 points in the first half. Bryce Council rounded out […]

Figli di San Gennaro supports La Salle students

At Most Precious Blood Church on Mulberry Street in Little Italy, Figli di San Gennaro Inc.’s board of directors hosted a reception to distribute financial support to children, schools, the elderly, the needy and parishes throughout New York City. La Salle Academy is one of this year’s recipients, receiving a generous $3,000 grant towards student […]

Two-sport athlete on a roll at LaSalle Academy

BY ROBERT ELKIN, The Villager | The East Village’s LaSalle Academy is noted for its baseball and basketball programs that eventually sent a number of its students to the pros. However, LaSalle, at 215 E. Sixth St., has other teams, such as track and field, that are more low-profile, though it doesn’t even have a […]

LSA Bowling Champions

On Tuesday January 6, 2015 LaSalle Academy JV faced Msgr. McClancy high school for the Bklyn – Queens ” B ” division championship. The results was favorable as we defeated McClancy 2 games to 1. Daquan King led all scores with a high game of 235 which he bowled in 3rd game to win the […]

LSA Varsity Defeats Hunter HS

LaSalle Varsity (5-5) notched a 54-42 victory over Hunter HS on Saturday. Brian Bass led the charge scoring 24 points, with 11 points during the fourth period. He also contributed six rebounds and seven steals. J’Nie Williams sank three three-pointers, scoring 14 points total while Reggie Outlaw added 9 points & 5 steals. With the […]

Varsity Basketball: LSA vs Jane Addams Dec. 20th

LaSalle Varsity(4-4) defeated Jane Addams 63-19 on Saturday morning. The Cardinals were led by Brian Bass’ 19 points while Stephon Riley added 12 points. The Cardinals return to action Monday vs. Manhattan Village Academy at 4:30pm at Home as part of our final Double-header before Christmas. The JV team will play Lab Museum United at […]

Alumni Basketball Night

Some real basketball legends have come out of La Salle. Artest, Shammgod, Roche, McGuire. It’s a storied legacy that The Villager wrote about this week, chronicling our prowess on the court and the victories our teams have enjoyed. We’re proud of our renowned basketball program and are excited to see the legends in the making […]

Storied LaSalle program looking for next stars

BY ROBERT ELKIN  |  Let’s turn the clock back in high school basketball history and ask ourselves who are some of the greatest players ever to come out of the Catholic High School Athletic Association of New York City. There are too many great ones to single out anyone. However, one hoop buff can’t leave […]

Head Start Holiday Party

In the fall of 2009, one of the SSP mentors of a sophomore student proposed a service opportunity for her student and some of his classmates. The student’s mother worked in a Head Start program in Brooklyn. The mentor proposed that she and the students throw a holiday party for the children of the program. […]

LSA Bowling 12/16/14

On Tuesday December 16 both JV and Varsity played the 1st round of the playoffs. The Varsity played Molloy high school and lost a very close match . They were led by the outstanding play of junior Jonathan Glover who posted 2 big games of 201 , 204 and a 197 game . Jonathan was […]

College Financial Aid Night – Jan 13th @ 6:30pm

On Tuesday, January 13th, at 6:30 PM, we will be hosting our College Financial Aid Night.  Mr. James Murphy, an alum of LSA and an expert in the area of college financial aid, will be here to explain the process and answer all questions. Any student that is looking to receive any form of financial aid for college must complete the Free Application for Federal […]

Varsity Basketball: Br. Arnold Tournament

This weekend the Varsity Basketball team went to the Br. Arnold Tournament, hosted at Msgr. McClancy. We went 1-2 on the weekend with a 77-65 loss to Automotive on Friday and dropping a 51-45 loss to Norwich(NY) on Saturday. We were able to break through with a win on Sunday with a 64-45 win over […]

Exciting Alumni Day at Alma Mater

La Salle Academy held its First Annual Alumni Day on Saturday, November 15th, at its original home on Second Street. The day was an arousing success as more than 200 members of our alumni, faculty, family, friends and students attended the event to reminisce about La Salle’s glorious past and reconnect with alma mater. Attendees […]

LSA Bowling: Varsity & JV 12/2/14

The final regular season JV and Varsity match was held on Tuesday December 2 at Whitestone lanes located in Flushing, N.Y.. The results was favorable for both teams. The Varsity won their match and increased their seasons record to 8 and 3. The win secured a spot in the first round of the Brooklyn- Queens […]

Varsity Basketball: LaSalle vs McClancy 12/5/14

LaSalle Varsity fell to Msgr. McClancy on Friday, 58-53, despite Stephon Riley putting 16 points on the scoreboard. Though the Cardinals outplayed McClancy during the second half of the game, it wasn’t enough to overtake McClancy’s strong first half. Riley was on the ball from the field, making 78% (7-for-9) of shots attempted. Brian Bass […]

Bowling News

On Tuesday November 4 LaSalle JV and Varsity faced Bishop Loughlin high school. The results were favorable for both teams. The Varsity won the match and all 3 games increasing their standing record to 6 wins 1 loss. Jonathan Glover led  all scores with games of 232 and 210 for 641 series followed by Wilfredo […]

Soccer team ends season with tough loss to St. Raymond’s

The La Salle Varsity Soccer Team’s season can be described as a season of highs and lows. With a young team, growing pains were to be expected. The 20-member team included seven sophomores and seven freshmen. In the beginning of the season we experienced a number of tough losses that seemed like they could have […]

Cardinal Newspaper September-October 2014

Cardinal Newspaper September-October 2014 Hello everyone! My name is Noah Griffith. I’m the editor-in-chief of La Salle’s student body newspaper, The Cardinal. Everything from current events to school events will be covered in our monthly newspaper. Please check us out! Download The Cardinal.

Alumni Day 2014 is Coming Up

Reconnect at Alumni Day 2014 Saturday, November 15 – Noon to 4:00 Welcome Back! Come on down to 44 East 2nd Street once again for a day of FUN, FRIENDSHIP, FOOD and it’s all FREE. It’s LSA’s way of saying “Remember, You are LaSalle”. Come for hot dogs, pickles and a bagel with a schmear! […]

20th Annual Cardinal Classic Golf Outing a Great Success!

20th Annual Cardinal Classic Golf Outing a Great Success! On October 9, La Salle Academy held its 20th Annual Cardinal Classic Golf Outing at the beautiful North Hills Country Club in Manhasset, NY. As golfing legend Arnold Palmer famously said, “The most rewarding things in life are often the ones that look like they cannot […]

Sports News: Bowling

On Tuesday, October 14, both Junior Varsity and Varsity bowling teams faced St. Francis Prep. Varsity won all three of its matches and moved its match game wins to 4 -0 and its match points to 26 wins and 2 losses. JV on the other hand suffered a tough loss, moving its record to 2 […]

Honors Assembly

La Salle Academy Honors Assembly La Salle Academy distributed awards to its most distinguished students at its recent Honors Assembly. Gregory Thompson, Erick Santana, Nicholas Rosado, Jeremiah Katigbak, Derek Criollo, and Jimmy Berrezueta (pictured from left to right) all received second honors. Congratulations to all!  

LSA defeats St. Raymond 3 – 1

La Salle defeated St. Raymond’s by the score of 3-1 today. Jason Criollo scored two goals and Cristian Perez added the third. The boys played very hard in tough conditions and walked away with the win. Our next game is Friday @ Kennedy Catholic.

Hispanic Heritage Luncheon – Oct 1st

On Wednesday, October 1, the Parents Association we will be hosting its Hispanic Heritage Luncheon in the school cafeteria. Parents are asked to bring their wonderful dishes to the main office in the morning. Volunteers are also need to serve these deliciously made foods. If you can be a volunteer, please contact Ms. Straub at […]

LSA loses 3-0 to Mt. St. Michael’s

Mt. St. Michael’s defeated La Salle by the score of 3-0 in soccer on Monday, September 29. It was a hard-fought game all around but we ultimately came up short. Our next game is on Wednesday @ St. Raymond’s.

Updated: Varsity Soccer Practice Aug. 18th

Varsity Soccer Practice will begin on Monday August 18th at 9:00 am. Please meet at La Salle Academy by 8:30 am the latest as we will walk over to the field as a team. Please make sure that your medicals are in order as you will not be allowed to practice or play until they are completed. Please […]

New LaSalle Coaches

Dear Parents and the La Salle Community, Please welcome our newly appointed coaches.   Mr. Jerome Pannell our Varsity Basketball Coach Mr. Brian Pally our Varsity Soccer Coach Mrs. Cheryl Glover our Assistant Bowling Coach   We are pleased to have them on our team! Best Mr. Ray Polanco AD.    


SUMMER SCHOOL INFORMATION   La Salle Academy will offer classes in the following subjects: Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, Global 1 &2 Religion 1 & 2; Spanish 1 & 2;Biology and Chemistry   Registration will be on July 2nd and 3rd.  Classes will start on July 7. Pick up a brochure in the Main Office. […]

LSA Athletics Twitter page

You can now follow all LSA Sports through our twitter page: https://twitter.com/LSANYCAthletics, or just click the “FOLLOW LSA Sports on twitter” tab under Athletic on our lasalleacademy.org website. http://videoidiotbootcamp.com/list/

2014 Mid-Term Exam Details/Schedule

MID-TERM EXAM DIRECTIONS FOR STUDENTS     Please note the day, time and room for each of your exams. Your teacher will remind you of your section number if there are multiple sections of your course. There will not be any homeroom on exam days. Report directly to the exam room if you have a […]

College Financial Aid Night

Ms. Conroy and Ms. Fields invite you to please mark your calendars for this very important date. College Financial Aid Night will take place on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at 6:30 PM. Mr. James Murphy, an alum of LSA and an expert in the area of college financial aid, will be here to explain the process and answer all questions. Any student that […]

Our New Interim President

  La Salle Academy is happy to announce the appointment of Ms. Candace D. Hammonds as interim President.  Please click the links below for letters from President William D. Macatee and La Salle Board Chairman, Mr. Valentine Lehr ’58.   Dr. Macatee’s Letter Chairman’s Letter          

Lasallian Sponsorship Dinner

La Salle Academy will hold its Fourteenth Lasallian Sponsorship Dinner on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at our 215 East 6th Street school campus. All sponsors are welcome to meet the student and family whom they support.

LSA Cardinal Baseball Upcoming Events

Aug. 5th –  Mandatory Baseball Clinic for the American Legion Brooklyn 8 pm – 1pm (must bring full equipment, $75 fee and have all athletic forms filled).                                          American Legion Brooklyn, East 102nd St & Seaview Ave, Brooklyn, NY. To been announced: some time in October. All LSA Baseball Teams will go on a weekend baseball […]

First Soccer Practice Aug. 19th

The first soccer practice will be Monday, August 19th. Students must bring all physical forms filled out in order to participate. Forms are available at the main office. Please come prepare and ready to work hard. See you there. informative

August 2013 Regent Exam Schedule

The schedule for the August 2013 Regents.   other currencies havingdeceptive direct Tuesday, August 13 8:30 am Comprehensive English Integrated Algebra 12:30 am Global History and Geography   Wednesday, August 14 8:30 am U.S. History and Government 12:30 am Living Environment

Varsity Game: LSA vs, Brooklyn Tech May 22nd

    Please come join us as we take on Brooklyn Tech. Wednesday May 22nd @ 7pm.   Getting To The Game Ferry Schedule    |    Subway & Bus Schedules    |    Seating Diagram    |    Parking    |    Ballpark Policies Richmond County Bank Ballpark is located on the most northern tip of Staten Island, adjacent to the Staten […]

Cardinal Newspaper and LSA Art Magazine Now Online!

We have recently added our Cardinal Newspaper and LSA Art Magazine to our website. To access them simply mouse over the student tab and click on your selection.  This will take you directly to a PDF version of each. We will continue to update and improve our website to provide better and more  access to […]

Class of 2012 Graduates from St. Patrick’s Cathedral

On Thursday, June 7th, 2012, eighty-six seniors from La Salle Academy participated in the 163rd Commencement Exercises at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. The ceremony was presided over by Dr. William Hambleton, La Salle’s President, and Dr. William Macatee, Principal. The Salutatory Address was delivered by Kristian Kolen Ledesma Orleans,  while Leslie Zhen gave the Valedictory Address. […]

La Salle Academy Financial Aid Applications

Dear Parents/Guardians: I hope that everyone had a restful and happy new year.  It’s that time of year again for current students to re-apply for financial aid.  Attached are the PSAS Applications in English and Spanish.  All students must re-apply for financial aid every year. The deadline is Friday, February 3, 2012.  Please complete these […]

Course Selection Materials Available On-line

Course selection materials for the 2011-2012 school year are now available on-line for students and parents to view and/or download. Students will be getting hard copies of the course selection forms in class this week. These forms are due back to the office no later than March 21, 2011. You may access these forms by […]

Edline Grade Reporting is Now Available

Students and parents alike can now view the information teachers have sent to their on-line gradebooks. The report, customized for each student, can be found by going to My Classes and Shortcuts. Once there, click on My Content, Private Reports. There is a pull-down menu at the top which will list all of a parent’s […]

Archbishop Dolan Visits La Salle Academy

On Wednesday, February 16, 2011, La Salle Academy and St. George Academy co-hosted a visitation by the Bishops of the schools’ respective congregations. The schools held a prayer service with Archbishop Timothy Dolan of the Catholic Archdiocese of New York, who was accompanied by the Very Rev. Philip Sandrick, Provincial of the Fathers of the […]

Financial Aid Application Forms Available for Current Students

Financial Aid forms are now available on line for current students at La Salle Academy. Choose the link Admissions, then Tuition and FInancial Aid, to access these forms. They are in PDF form and can be printed to your printer. Completed applications must be mailed, by February 11, 2011, to the following address: Private School […]

Website Under Construction

Please pardon our mess while our new website is under construction. Like every great edifice, we have laid a foundation which will lead to the dynamic structure that will present La Salle Academy to you. Keep browsing to see what’s new as we continue to enhance the educational community that comprises our parents, students, and […]