Bienvenue à Chicago
A group of eleven students and two teacher chaperones from LIffré, France, touched down in Chicago two days before Halloween, just in time to discover this most American of celebrations with their host families. On October 30 the group gathered to carve pumpkins, and the next day they braved the rainy weather to go trick or treating for the first time. They marveled at the costumes, the amazing Halloween decorations and the quantities of candy they collected!
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¡Adios amigos – hasta pronto!
8th grade Spanish exchange students wave a tearful goodbye to their partners from the Institut Joan Boscà in Barcelona, as they leave LaSalle for O’Hare for their return flight to Spain. ...READ MORE »
Congratulations Emma and Harrison! 恭喜！
Congratulations to 2013 LaSalle graduates, Emma Wang for winning 3rd place, and Harry Hicks for winning the Encouragement Award in the Confucius Institute Cup, a writing competition for Chinese Language learners throughout the world. The entries were ranked according to the complexity of the language used. ...READ MORE »
Message from Principal Elisabeth Heurtefeu
In the international best selling book "The World Is Flat", Thomas L. Friedman shows how companies and individuals now compete across increasingly irrelevant frontiers. Mastering world languages not only opens the doors to more careers but also develops open-minded individuals. Students enrolled at LaSalle participate in world language study each day from Kindergarten through 8th grade. They learn the same world language for nine years to achieve a solid proficiency. The LaSalle students are also exposed once a month to integrated units that help them understand other cultures and points of view. ...READ MORE »
2013 Chinese Exchange - Chicago-Shenyang
LaSalle students experienced an amazing two week adventure in northeast China built upon friendship, food and fun!
Incredibly, many friendships were cultivated through a triple student exchange while in China. ...READ MORE »
Spanish Exchange, Chicago-Barcelona
We arrived in Barcelona on a drizzly cool day on April 4th, with excited and very tired! We started our journey Barcelona style, with a picnic at Cervantes Park. After our quick lunch, we spent the rest of the afternoon in classes. ...READ MORE »
French Exchange, Chicago-Liffré
A group of 15 students and three chaperons (Ms. Veitch, French teacher, Mr. Altay, 7th/8th grade Social Studies teacher, and Ms. Knox, retired LaSalle music teacher) recently returned from an amazing two weeks in Liffré, a small town near Rennes, the capital of Brittany in northwest France. ...READ MORE »
The Giving Tree
LaSalle Language Academy's 2013-14 Annual Giving Campaign
- State of the School - Building for a New Decade
- HIGH SCHOOL DESTINATIONS LASALLE GRADUATES 2007-2012
- Common Core Standards
This Week At LaSalle
Dec 10 Local School Council Meeting
Dec 11 2nd QTR Progress Reports Sent Home
Dec 13 4:30 PM La Posada
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Friends of LaSalle PTA
The Friends of LaSalle is the fundraising arm of the PTA that is
dedicated to raising more than $100,000 each year to enhance
and advance our childrens’ educational experience.
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