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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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Child Abuse Month is every month at BSA

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. It’s a time to acknowledge the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect, and to promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families. Blessed Sacrament … Continue reading

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Joven Noble program builds character

Por Vida Academy Charter High School (Por Vida) is an alternative to public school created to meet varying educational and social needs of teens on the verge of dropping out of school. Many of the students who attend Por Vida have … Continue reading

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For all God’s Children

On March 27, Carol Silva, Director and staff members at the Child Development Center attended the 15th Annual Diversity Conference at the Barshop Jewish Community Center. The conference goal was to promote inclusiveness, acceptance and tolerance and to combat the “-isms” … Continue reading

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Life is a balancing act

Roxanne is wind-burned, homeless, tormented by the voices in her head. She has a “membership card” to Haven for Hope and that’s her fall-back position. She continues to come to the church where we daily worship. Without fail, she stands … Continue reading

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Blessed Sacrament Academy news and updates

From Sister Odilia Korenek I’ve been gone for some time now – gone from my website.  My friend Laura Carter called me back.  She built this website and adds my pieces when I send them.  It’s strange.  There are so … Continue reading

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Like a Crystal Vase

Be like a crystal vase, our founding Mother, Venerable Jeanne Chezard de Matel said to us, through which all who see you, see me. Maybe, — we thought, a picture would help — or how about getting someone to etch … Continue reading

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Jacob, A Young Traveler

Six week old Jacob arrived today with his mom and dad. Normally that would mean that Jacob would be enrolled in our Child Development Center ready for his little life of care, learning and adventure. However, Jacob is in for … Continue reading

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Celebrating With the “Home Folk”

We are a mixture of political and religious beliefs bound together like “home folk” around our care for children expressed in our annual fundraiser, the Sticky Wickets. Continue reading

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And God Said, Yes

by Sister Odilia Korenek, President of Blessed Sacrament Academy Yesterday After days of painful e-mails, the silence is strange. I’m wondering what happened to Karen. Karen, who was determined to enter Mexico, travel to Tulum to live with friends – … Continue reading

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