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Wrapping Party 2014

Wrapping Party 2014

Emrie Good, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2014


Filed under Photos, Student Life

Christmas Drive elves and students gathered on December 12th  for La Salle's annual Christmas Wrapping Party. These students wrapped the donations and presents from the Christmas Drive for our neighbor school, Lot Whitcomb. For more information about the Christmas Drive, see our earlier stor...

Unique Winter Fashion Trends Make Their Way Through La Salle

Unique Winter Fashion Trends Make Their Way Through La Salle

Natalie Saltares, Editor

December 3, 2014


Filed under Fashion, Student Life

Throughout the halls of La Salle students try their best to express their own styles while respecting the dress code. And with each winter season, new wardrobes and fashion styles make their way into our school. Boots are an ever popular fashion trend that never seem to go out of style. Through the...

Heroic Vow Assembly Honors Seniors and Teacher of the Year

Heroic Vow Assembly Honors Seniors and Teacher of the Year

Hannah Markowski and Maddie Pfeifer

November 19, 2014


Filed under Photos, Student Life

On November 12, 2014, students and staff gathered in the gym for the annual Heroic Vow Assembly. This assembly honors the seniors of the school and dates back to to the time of our founder St. John Baptist de La Salle. The assembly also recognizes the teacher of the year, who this year, is Ms. Moran.

Humans of La Salle

Humans of La Salle

Maddie Pfeifer, Staff Reporter

November 17, 2014


Filed under Humans of La Salle, Student Life

One simple idea of taking pictures of the people of New York has grown into a major blog called Humans of New York. This blog has been an inspiration for many, including the Falconer staff. Humans of New York was created with the idea of taking pictures of random people on the streets and getting...

Project Unify Soccer Team Looks to Continue Success

Project Unify Soccer Team Looks to Continue Success

Maddie Pfeifer, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2014


Filed under Student Life

The La Salle Project Unify soccer team looks to keep their season going strong on Monday on the La Salle turf at 4:30 against McMinnville. The Project Unify program at our school allows the students in our Signum Fidei (signs of faith) program to play sports, have fun, and interact with other students....

Why I Love La Salle

Why I Love La Salle

Clarice Beasley, Editor

October 29, 2014


Filed under Student Life

Deciding to transfer high schools my senior year was one of the biggest decisions I have ever made. As I weighed the pros and cons of staying at my old school, I had a lot of unanswered questions about coming to La Salle as a senior. Would I make friends? Would I like my classes? What if I didn't know...

Homecoming Week Recap

Homecoming Week Recap

Virginia Jacobs, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Here's a quick recap and slideshow of Homecoming Week 2014: Monday: Homecoming week, themed Once upon a time, got off to a great start on Monday, which was Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum day. This day was filled with fun, especially at lunch where the first lunch time activity was watching students stumble...

Sophomores Put in 9 Hours for Community

Sophomores Put in 9 Hours for Community

Emrie Good, Staff Reporter

October 16, 2014


Filed under Student Life

Currently underway, all sophomore Biology students at La Salle are required to complete nine hours of community service for the Ecology Service Learning Project. Over the course of the year, the Biology classes go out to a near creek to learn about how humans can improve the environment for the future...

Once Upon a Time: Homecoming Week 2014

Once Upon a Time: Homecoming Week 2014

Maddie Pfeifer, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2014


Filed under Student Life

October is a month known for Halloween, Pumpkin Spice Lattes, and fall weather - but at school, it means homecoming. With homecoming quickly arriving, The Falconer wanted to give students a preview of what the Once Upon a Time homecoming week is going to look like. Happening all throughout the...

An Introduction: Transfer Students

Clarice Beasley, Editor

October 8, 2014


Filed under Features, Student Life

Each year, La Salle welcomes freshmen and transfer students on September 2nd, also known as Orientation Day. Orientation Day, which is planned and executed by La Salle's LINK crew, works to connect all of the incoming students with each other. However, after that day, it is all too easy for the transfer...

Falcon Formation: New Year, New Class

Falcon Formation: New Year, New Class

Maddie Pfeifer, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2014


Filed under Student Life

With a new school year always comes changes. This year, one major change at La Salle Prep is the inclusion of a Falcon Formation class. These Falcon Formation groups consist of about 20 students who will stay with their group for all four years at La Salle. The students will have this class every...

Freshmen Share First Impressions of La Salle

Freshmen Share First Impressions of La Salle

Emrie Good, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2014


Filed under Student Life

Going to high school can be intimidating, exciting and hectic, especially when you're a freshman. With classes at La Salle in session now for more than a month, freshman have had a chance to form first impressions of the 2014-2015 school year. The La Salle Falconer staff asked several freshmen to share...

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