April 16, 2021
Dear Pilot Family,
Next week, due to the Governor’s recommendation of staying vigilant with Covid, we will again run our 1 hour class periods, with dismissal at 12:30 each day. Cafeteria service will not be available next week, please plan accordingly.
Just a reminder that we have morning Mass on Wednesdays in the school chapel at 7:10 am. All are welcome!
May 6 the Christian Brothers Auxiliary will have their annual May Crowning, at 7:00 pm at the De La Salle outside front grotto. Please join us!
May 10 we will celebrate our annual Mother/Son Mass at 9:45 am on the St. John Baptiste de La Salle Field. Please click HERE to RSVP (required). Please complete the form to let us know how many Moms will be attending. Monsignor Zenz will be the celebrant! I know this is early, so this will repeat in future letters, RSVP by May 1!!!
Graduation Rehearsal will take place on Wednesday, May 12! Please remind your sons that haircuts, shaving, proper dress are all requirements of attending De La Salle each day!
Parking Passes for the 2021-2022 school year will be available at the end of May. The parking lot has been numbered, boys will choose their spot for the year, and can register and pay the parking fee by seeing Mrs. Hoffmeyer in the Main Office! Next year, all students will have to park in their designated spot!
Spring Sports are in full swing, with changes occurring due to the weather and Covid challenges. Please go to the athletic website for an updated schedule of Golf, Track, Baseball, and Lacrosse. The schedule is constantly being updated due to weather cancellations.
Final Exams, IB Exams, and AP Exams for the seniors will take place in the next few weeks. Parents please stay vigilant with your sons, helping them stay focused and ending their senior year with academic success.
Seniors - Sunday, May 16 is the scheduled date for the Senior Prom. The Prom will be held at Zuccaro’s Banquets & Catering. Address: 46601 Gratiot Avenue, Chesterfield, MI 48051. The tickets will go on sale starting Monday, April 19 - Friday April 30 for $100 a couple. Tickets will not be available after April 30 because a count has to be turned into the hall. After April 30, no refunds will be issued. Tickets can be purchased at the Business Office or through your FACTS Account. Doors will open at 4:00 p.m. A family-style dinner will be served promptly at 5:00 p.m. & the dance will end at 8:00 p.m.. If you have any further questions please contact Mrs. Michol.
The Baccalaureate Mass and Graduation are scheduled for Saturday, May 22 beginning at 4:00 p.m. on the St. John Baptist de La Salle Field!
Open House and Summer Camp Expo is scheduled for Sunday, April 25 from Noon - 3 pm. Pass the word along to your family and friends who would like to see what DLS is all about! The Pilot Hangar will be open during Open House.
Brother Ken Kalinowski, FSC ‘84