These portraits of the Blessed Mother were drawn by our students under the direction of Ms. Mari Lee McCloskey, LC Art Teacher. Everyone is welcome to visit our Resource Center May 22 - 24 for our annual art exhibit. On Monday, May 22 at 6:30 pm in the gym, we will host our annual Spring Concert featuring our Band, Orchestra and Choir.
Thanks to Frank Buzydlowski, Director Verizon Government Relations, Theresa Modestine (Village Tavern, parent of LC alumni) and PA Rep. Bob Godshall for their leadership in securing additional EITC funding that will be used for current families with financial need in 2017-2018. Rita McGovern, LC Principal, Jim Downey, BLOCS rep and Jim Casey, LC President also shared in the check presentation. Individuals and companies who would like to find out more about tax credits, please follow the link.
Congratulations to Cody Kulick (St. Jude), Eddie Dolan (Corpus Christi) and Owen Webster (St. Jude) who were honored on Sunday at St. Joseph's University as Connelly Foundation Neumann Scholars for the LC Class of 2021. Kaitlyn Leshak (MMR) is also a Neumann, LC will have 17 Neumann Scholars for the 2017-2018 year. Eighth graders who wish to be part of our Class of 2021, should be applying now for proper academic placement for 2017-2018. Please follow the link below for the online application.
Sarah Duffy (SASH), Andrew Danielson (St. Jude) and Brenna Sweeney (Mater Dei/St. Stanislaus) were honored at St. Joseph's University by the Connelly Foundation as graduating Neumann Scholars. Sarah will be attending Penn State University's Schreyer's Honors College (Nursing), Andrew will be attending the University of Delaware (ChemEngr) and Brenna will be attending the University of Pittsburgh (ChemEngr). LC will have 17 Connelly Foundation Neumann Scholars in the 2017-2018 academic year.
Congratulations Class of 2017 Valedictorian Andrew Danielson of St. Jude's and Salutatorian Kerry Silidker of Mary, Mother of the Redeemer School and St. Martin of Tours Parish, New Hope. We are proud of your academic accomplishments for this great honor. They are joined by Mr. Jon Slabek, Assistant Principal for Academic Affairs and Ms. Rita McGovern, Principal.
Many thanks to Coaches Matt Connelly and Jim Corrigan for leading the student-athletes during this past fall and spring seasons. Thanks also to our #GivingTuesday donors, whose gifts helped us purchase the new XC Track & Field canopy for use at our invitationals. Our XC, Track & Field programs are growing and we appreciate the support of our alumni and parent benefactors.
Celebrating 20 years, our #272CyberCrusaders Robotics Team competed at the FIRST Mid-Atlantic Championship at Lehigh University. The team overcame some early set backs but was able to make a strong comeback and made it to the finals. The team also won the most prestigious award at the competition, the Regional Chairman's award. In addition, in March, they also won the District Chairman's Award at the Westtown Academy (PA) competition and the Creativity Award at the Seneca HS (NJ) event.
Another College Dual Enrollment Partnership was signed by Lansdale Catholic and Arcadia University. LC students will now be able to take Arcadia courses such as Intro to International Studies, Intro to Media Studies and more for next year's fall and spring semesters, while on LC's campus. Special thanks to Mrs. Mary Antoni, LC STEM Advisor for the leadership on this academic endeavor. LC also has Dual Enrollment programs with Delaware Valley University, DeSales University and Cabrini University.
On Founders Day, Bishop Timothy Senior '77 blessed and rededicated our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Center in memory of his former classmate, Matt Walsh. Bishop Senior was joined by Mrs. Walsh, Matt's son Adam and his brothers, Peter '82, Christopher '86 and John '79. The Walsh family are great supporters of Lansdale Catholic but in particular our STEM program efforts and we are very grateful. Please click on the link below to learn more about STEM programs.
With spring just around the corner, it's never too early to think about Summer Athletic Camps. LC will be offering the following camps: Boys Lacrosse, Boys Volleyball, Cheerleading, Baseball, Girls Volleyball, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Coed Soccer/Futsal, XC/Track & Field/Speed & Agility. Please follow the link below and either register online with your credit card or download the brochure and pay by check. Please contact Athletic Director, Tom Quintois 215.362.6160 x 132.