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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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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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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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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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Reuse Art Spotlight

‪ A cardboard Halloween house, decorated candy pails created from large tin cans and a plastic bottle made into a pig. These are just a few of the reused material art projects created by the 2 ½ -3 years old children … 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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