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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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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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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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Ready, set, read!

There is an abundance of age appropriate books in all classrooms at the Child Development Center at Blessed Sacrament Academy. Reading with the children is a daily occurrence.  Because reading is fundamental in stimulating early brain development and helping build … Continue reading

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Swinging Sisters Redux

In the July eNewsletter we ran an article on the “Swinging Sisters.” A one-of-a-kind book authored by Madonna Dries Christensen, it’s the true story of a mother and her four daughters who became members of the Congregation of the Incarnate … Continue reading

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Sister Rosa Sanchez–God’s Grandma

Someone once said, “Nuns don’t retire, they continue to inspire.” Proof of the continuing flow of inspiration and service to others is demonstrated in the daily lives of the Sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament. Retired from her … Continue reading

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