Entries by Lauren Albani

8th Grade Luncheon

The 8th Grade Luncheon was held on Friday, June 3rd at Navy Pier. The students had a great time on the Mystic Blue Cruise around Lake Michigan.

Sports Banquet

Congratulations to our SY15-16 sports participants! We celebrated with a banquet on Wednesday, June 8th. A huge thank-you to all of the coaches and the support of the PTO that helped make this athletic season possible.

Girls On The Run Spring Season

Congratulations and good luck to LaSalle II’s spring Girls On The Run team!  These 20, 3rd-5th grade girls completed a full length practice 5K at school on Thursday, May 19, and are gearing up for the real deal.  The GOTR 5K race will take place in Grant Park onJune 4.  If you see them running […]

French at LaSalle II

Throughout the year at LaSalle II we learned about more than just new French vocabulary or how to conjugate verbs but we also learn about the different cultures in the different countries where French is spoken. This year our students learned about the different regions of France. Regions in France are like states and each […]

Art at LaSalle II

Kindergarten did a Spring floral project where they learned about mosaic design and what concentric circles are. Various grade levels participated decorating the art room door with blue and purple falcon feathers. Each one an original design. Room 124 completed their  Spring Thaw project and the results was a beautiful collage of detailed leaf paintings.

Learning about Bugs in 2nd Grade!

Students in second grade are studying insects. We have learned about the parts of insects and the life cycle of insects. Students get to observe live insects including mealworms which will turn into Darkling Beetles, butterflies, lady bugs, silk worms which will turn into moths, praying mantis and pill bugs ( which are not insects). Students […]

Support from Big Shoulders Coffee

Big Shoulders Coffee is committed to supporting the local community with the proceeds from the sales of their Falcon Blend. To date, Big Shoulders Coffee has donated $8,675 to LaSalle II Magnet school PTO and will continue with this partnership.  Big Shoulders Coffee offers a daily selection of meticulously selected, pristinely roasted coffees — as […]