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Student finds a path to success at Por Vida Academy

Blue Flores is an engaging, capable young man who found success taking an alternate path for his high school education. A recent graduate of Por Vida Academy Charter High School, he’s currently in his second year of studies at Alamo Colleges with plans … Continue reading

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BSA Contingency Fund Matters

Everyone who owns a home, car, or appliance recognizes that word ‘contingency’.  Its official meaning is an unforeseen event or emergency that is going to cost money you didn’t have in your budget. Blessed Sacrament Academy has some of those … Continue reading

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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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Meals just got better at the Child Development Center

With a little help from our Early Head Start collaboration, all the children attending the Child Development Center at Blessed Sacrament Academy are now enjoying an even tastier and more nutritious menu. The EHS nutritionist worked with our staff to … Continue reading

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Are you ready to be a part of #BigGive2017 for BSA?

Help us spread the word and reach our goal of $30,000. Read through these facts and suggestions to communicate with the information that best suits you and the person with whom you are speaking. Fast Facts: The Big Give is South … Continue reading

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New Family Workshops at Parents’ Academy

Ready to reduce your family stress and build your family success by learning new parenting skills in a supportive environment with other parents? Have you been thinking your parenting skills might benefit from a “tune up” and some new insights?  … Continue reading

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What your child’s day would look like at our Child Development Center

The Child Development Center is one of the programs addressing education and family well-being on the Blessed Sacrament Academy campus. Many of our families are looking for affordable and quality care for their children in order to continue working or … Continue reading

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Lighting up lives at Por Vida Academy

Over the past 20 years, Por Vida Academy Charter High School (PVA) has helped several thousand teens, whose educational options were in jeopardy, to earn a high school diploma. But it’s about more than just getting a diploma. PVA teachers … 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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