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91 Years Old: Still standing, but not standing still

This time last year, Blessed Sacrament Academy was commemorating its 90th Anniversary. In September ‘16 we held a special event bringing past and present friends, and alumni together for a celebration and appreciation of our founders, the Sisters of the … Continue reading

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Blessed Sacrament Academy Community Engagement Core Group

By Barbara Williams, Community Engagement Core Group Member In the spring of 2016 the leadership of Blessed Sacrament Academy determined that it would be helpful to organize a group of community volunteers who would be involved in helping “tell the story” … Continue reading

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Ninety years and counting–community impact continues

2016 was a year of celebrations for  Blessed Sacrament Academy. In September, The Sisters of Incarnate Word Blessed Sacrament, along with several hundred of their alumni and friends, celebrated 90 years of a caring and compassionate mission. While current programs on … Continue reading

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Congratulations to 2016 Por Vida Academy graduates

With 94 graduates this year, Por Vida Academy announces it largest graduating class ever.  We offer our congratulations and best wishes to each and every student. The following is a highlight of two of those students who will walk the stage … Continue reading

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Por Vida Academy announces new principal

Por Vida Academy Charter High School, located on the Blessed Sacrament Academy campus, 1135 Mission Road, is proud to announce Loren Franckowiak’s advancement to the position of principal. Franckowiak previously taught special education at Por Vida and last year held the position … Continue reading

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Infant program defined by love and patience

How does it feel to be with seven babies all day? The professional staff at Blessed Sacrament Academy’s Infant Program tells us, “It takes a lot of love and patience.” “They don’t nap all at the same time.” The sweet … Continue reading

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Por Vida Academy Charter High School–turning lives around

Candelario Alvarez is the manifestation of success. Graduating from Por Vida Academy Charter High School in 1996, he joined the US Marine Corps that same year. After 18 years of service to his country, Alvarez retired and returned home to San Antonio … Continue reading

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Por Vida Academy Baccaleaurate Class of 2014

Address by Ramon Sanchez,  PVA Teacher Good Evening Friends and Family Buenas Noches y Bien venidos I am so proud of you, we are very proud of you. For some of you it has been a long road. It is … Continue reading

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Blessed Sacrament Academy is in for The Big Give SA

On May 6th, 2014, San Antonio will come together for 24 hours of nonprofit giving during The Big Give SA Blessed Sacrament Academy is joining more than 350 San Antonio nonprofits for “one big day of giving” and one incredible … Continue reading

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Big Helpings of Faith and Love from Blessed Sacrament Academy

By Sister Odilia Korenek, CEO “At first it seems odd to take notes on our own thoughts and words. We have a strange conceit that just because we have thought or said something, we understand what it means!” So wrote … Continue reading

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