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 […]
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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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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.
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!
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
We had a great time at Friday’s Annual Staten Island Yankee Game Alumni Event. There were more than 75 people in our private Skybox (care of the SI Yankees) and a great time was had by all! Fireworks capped off a wonderful night of baseball, food, and fun. Thanks to all that came out!
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)
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, […]
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 […]
I apologize for the late notice, Due to circumstances beyond our control today’s baseball game versus Lincoln high school has been canceled. Ray
Congratulations to our JV baseball team, the new city champions after yesterday’s 10-7 win over St. John Prep! Great work!
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 […]
With yesterday’s 15-3 win over St. John, JV Baseball clinches first place! Great job, team!
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!
Varsity Baseball moves to 9-2 after this weekend’s game versus Scanlon. These student athletes are having an exciting season!
The JV Baseball team wins again! La Salle won yesterday against Cathedral, 16-3. Congratulations to John Michael Sliver for pitching a great game!
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, […]
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 […]
After yesterday’s 4-0 win over Cathedral, Varsity Baseball is now 6-1 for the season! Here’s Aiden Gomes hitting a stand-up triple- wow!
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!
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.
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 […]
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!
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!
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 […]
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’s Varsity Baseball Team is kicking off the season strong- they are now 3-0 after they beat Sacred Heart 10-3 on Wednesday. Way to go Cardinals!!
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 […]
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!
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!
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 […]
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 […]
Due to the fire that occurred on 7th Street and 2nd Ave, La Salle Academy will be closed tomorrow March 27th 2015 and the dance will be rescheduled to a later date.
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 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 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 […]
We are sorry for the inconvenience but due to lack of heat we are closing LaSalle Academy for today 3/3/2015.
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!
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. […]
Why is celebrating Black History Month an important cultural experience?
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 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 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 […]
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 […]
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 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 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 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, […]
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!
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 […]
We, the La Salle family, will be raising money for the Fallen Heroes Fund to support the families of the two murdered NYPD officers, Officer Wenjian Liu and Officer Rafael Ramos. La Salle Academy stands in solidarity with our brave men and women who put their lives on the line every day to keep our […]
Our annual “Career Day” will take place on Friday, March 18, at the school located at 215 East 6th Street. The day will begin with a special guest speaker, Mr. John Catsimatidis, chairman and CEO of the Red Apple Group, who will address the students in an assembly at 8:15 am. We are looking for […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 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.
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! 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 […]
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 […]
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!
Nearly 80 of La Salle’s young men volunteered at the Special Olympics Metro NY Fall Championships on Randall’s Island in September It was a great day for our Lasallian boys who cheered, shadowed, assisted and organized game after game!
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.
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 […]
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.
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 […]
On the link below is a pdf with information regarding Summer High School Schedules. summerhighschoolschedule
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. […]
The Parent Association Meeting for May 22nd 2014 has been cancelled.
All juniors attending the FDNY Training on March 26th much have the permission slip filled and handed in by Monday March 3rd.