Congratulations to our newly elected student government leaders for the Class of 2016, as they stand with their new best friend Pope Francis. (l to r) Treasurer Eric Yoder (St. Rose of Lima), President Phillip White (MMR), VP Ben Huggins (Corpus Christi), Secretary Maura Maxwell (St. John the Baptist) and Publicist John Van (Corpus Christi). Congratulations to all the juniors who campaigned for office, well done.
Our Track and Field Teams competed last weekend at the world renown Penn Relays. Here our girls team had a chance to relax at Franklin Field, Kayla Connelly '17 (St. Isidore), Shannon Cikowski '16 (MMR), Caroline Noti '17 (Mater Dei), Mary Rose Wagner '17 (Our Lady of Mercy) and Liz Reid '15 (St. Marie Goretti).
Congratulations to the Class of 2015's Valedictorian, Courtney DelPo (Mary, Mother of the Redeemer) and Salutatorian, Nick Maloney (St. Jude). The Senior Mandatory Meeting is live and ready for you to view. These four videos will provide you with logistics and details to help you navigate the road to graduation. Please follow the link below to complete.
As part of LC's continuing STEM Program, students should be aware of university-level programs. Temple University is sponsoring a 5 week program on Electrical/Computer Engineering & Robotics from July 7 through August 6. An application packet can be found in the LC Guidance Office. The University of Pennsylvania and Johns Hopkins University are also offering summer academies, so please click on the link below or see Mrs. Antoni, LC STEM Advisor, during the school day for more details.
Congratulations to our Robotics Team, #272 CyberCrusaders, who won the Excellence in Engineering Award this past weekend at the Mid Atlantic FIRST Regional held at Lehigh University. Their regular competition season is now completed, but they end their 18th season of robotics as one of the region's great teams, always showing gracious professionalism. Many thanks as always to our great parent and alumni mentors and volunteers. Please click on our FACEBOOK link below to see more robotics.
The following students in Mrs. Fusca's class recently received awards from The Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) Local Branch #146 competition for the Americanism Essay Contest. The FRA is a congressionally chartered, non-profit organization that represents the Sea Service Community comprised of current and former US Navy, US Marine Corps, US Coast Guard service members. 1st Tim Cross '16 (St. Eleanor), 2nd Giacomo Spatola '16 (St. Jude); 1st Hyeon Seong Ju '15, 2nd Maggie Maloney '15 (SASH).
Lansdale Catholic welcomes students from six countries including: South Korea, China, Mexico, Taiwan, Japan, and Vietnam. We look forward to including students from many other countries in the future. We are unique in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in providing an International Student Office that includes a dedicated International Student Advisor. For more information please click on the link below.
The defending team who won last year's event will be gearing up for our 6th Annual McGovern Memorial Golf Outing on Friday, June 5 at Mainland GC, Mainland, PA. This is always a great day of golf, friendship and fun all for a good cause, the tuition assistance program for those LC families who need financial aid. Please follow the link below for the next page with team registration as well as sponsorship opportunities. Thanks for your support.