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SFNO Announces Its 2019 Distinguished Lasallian Educator Recipients

The District of San Francisco New Orleans has announced that James Broadous II of De La Salle North Catholic High School, Portland, Oregon and Joey Scaffidi, AFSC of Christian Brothers School, New Orleans, Louisiana are its recipients of the Distinguished Lasallian Educator Award for 2019.  The announcement was made by District Office of Education Director [...]

By | 2019-11-04T08:14:10+00:00 October 26th, 2019|News|Comments Off on SFNO Announces Its 2019 Distinguished Lasallian Educator Recipients

A Lasallian’s Experience of Working for Justice in the Borderland

by Andres Lopez (Andres Lopez is a faculty member and El Otro Lado Border Immersion Experience Coordinator at Cathedral High School, El Paso, Texas.  He also is a member of the District of San Francisco New Orleans Lasallians Without Borders Committee.) Before the end of 2015 and in preparation for Pope Francis’ visit to Ciudad [...]

By | 2019-10-17T09:19:58+00:00 October 16th, 2019|News|Comments Off on A Lasallian’s Experience of Working for Justice in the Borderland

LVs Honor SFNO Lasallians with FSC Awards

     FSC Award recipients (l-r) Bob Carrejo, Carrie Davis, and           Br. Tom Westberg. (Photo Br. Lawrence Haley) Special from LasallianVolunteers.org.  The Lasallian Volunteers (LV) honored three supporters from the District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) at the 10th annual FSC Awards, which were held on Sunday, October 6, [...]

By | 2019-11-04T10:25:45+00:00 October 15th, 2019|News|Comments Off on LVs Honor SFNO Lasallians with FSC Awards

Fall DCAA Makes Space for Beyond Borders Encounter

SHC president Melinda Skrade leads a session for 1st and 2nd-year DCAA members. The presidents and principals of the schools of the San Francisco New Orleans District (SFNO) gathered in San Diego, CA September 22-25 for the annual fall gathering of the District Chief Administrators Association (DCAA). Twice each year, the group convenes [...]

By | 2019-10-07T08:51:28+00:00 October 7th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Fall DCAA Makes Space for Beyond Borders Encounter

Not Just Another Game

On August 25, 2019, in a northern Pennsylvania town called Williamsport, a baseball game was played.  Baseball games have been played regularly in our nation for two centuries.  And while this game was a championship game, there have been years of those, too.  So, in many ways, this was just another game.  That’s what two [...]

By | 2019-09-17T19:17:47+00:00 September 16th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Not Just Another Game

NOLAsallians Gathering: “How We Do What We Do”

       Approximately 300 Lasallians from four schools attended the gathering. The third NOLAsallians gathering of New Orleans-area Lasallian educators took place on August 30 at Saint Paul’s School in Covington, Louisiana. Faculties and staffs from Saint Paul’s, Archbishop Rummel High School, Christian Brothers School, and De La Salle High School spent [...]

By | 2019-09-09T00:40:25+00:00 September 8th, 2019|News|Comments Off on NOLAsallians Gathering: “How We Do What We Do”

Meet SFNO’s 2019-2020 Lasallian Volunteers!

The District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) is pleased to welcome six Lasallian Volunteers (LV) who will be serving in the District during the 2019-2020 school year.  It is a mix of new and returning LVs, each bringing their own gifts and unique expressions of the Lasallian Volunteer spirit. Returning to SFNO is second-year [...]

By | 2019-09-09T23:06:43+00:00 September 6th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Meet SFNO’s 2019-2020 Lasallian Volunteers!

A Catechist’s Conversation: Golden Threads in Lasallian Formation

“A Catechist’s Conversation” is a series of posts by Charles Legendre, AFSC, Director of Evangelization and Catechesis for the District of San Francisco New Orleans. Much has been written and will be written about Lasallian formation.  The Brothers and Partners have identified and reaffirmed through numerous gatherings at the local, District, Regional, and Institute levels [...]

By | 2019-08-04T12:32:18+00:00 August 4th, 2019|News|Comments Off on A Catechist’s Conversation: Golden Threads in Lasallian Formation

RIP Brother Stanislaus Sobczyk, FSC

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Brother Stanislaus Sobczyk, FSC of the Midwest District and who also served in the San Francisco New Orleans District.  Brother Stanislaus passed away peacefully on July 22, 2019 at the Holy Family Community, Mont La Salle, Napa, CA.  He was 74 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS Saturday, [...]

By | 2019-07-26T15:24:06+00:00 July 23rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on RIP Brother Stanislaus Sobczyk, FSC

YLA ’19: A Week of Stories, Sharing, and Hope

          The Young Lasallian Assembly 2019 attendees. (Photo Abel Gutierrez) Under the Institute’s tricentenary theme, “One Heart, One Commitment, One Life”, the District of San Francisco New Orleans’ Young Lasallian Assembly 2019 – YLA '19 – took place June 23 – 28, 2019 at Saint Mary’s College of California in Moraga.  [...]

By | 2019-07-08T16:16:04+00:00 July 7th, 2019|News|Comments Off on YLA ’19: A Week of Stories, Sharing, and Hope