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Blessed Sacrament School to offer toddler program

Workers begin construction on the new playground behind Blessed Sacrament School, which will be used by toddlers who are enrolled in the new Early Childhood Development Center, which is scheduled to open this summer. By Alex Harrington Intermountain Catholic SANDY — The need for a toddler program has been

March 17th, 2017|

Retirement party honors Msgr. Robert Servatius

Msgr. Robert Servatius (right) receives an oil painting of Pope Francis painted by Mario Lopez, a Blessed Sacrament parishioner, who had promised his pastor to paint it. Msgr. Servatius responded with a surprised ?Aww? when the painting was unveiled for his approval. By Christine Young Intermountain Catholic SANDY —

July 1st, 2016|

Blessed Sacrament receives state, national honors

By Special to the Intermountain Catholic SANDY — Blessed Sacrament School has been recognized as a Platinum Level “Green School” by the Utah Society for Environmental Education (USEE). The Utah Green Schools initiative recognizes sustainable practices demonstrated by schools through curriculum and facility management. It builds on the national Green

June 17th, 2016|

Msgr. Servatius retirement

By Intermountain Catholic What: Retirement Mass and celebration for Msgr. Servatius When: Sunday, June 26, 5-8 p.m. Where: Blessed Sacrament Catholic School, 9800 South 1700 East, Sandy The celebratory Mass will begin at 5 p.m. Refreshments will follow in the gymnasium. All are invited.

June 17th, 2016|

Blessed Sacrament teacher retiring after 28 years

By Christine Young Intermountain Catholic SANDY — Anne Adams, Blessed Sacrament Learning Resource Center math teacher, will retire this year after 28 years. Adams was raised outside of Buffalo, N.Y., where her mother also taught in a public school. After graduating from college, with teacher positions hard to find in

May 6th, 2016|

Father Samuel Dinsdale assigned to Blessed Sacrament Parish in Sandy

By Marie Mischel Intermountain Catholic (Editor’s note: This is one in a series of profiles of the priests who have been given new assignments as parish administrators in the Diocese of Salt Lake City. Appointments that might have been made as “pastor” were made as “administrator” in accordance with canon

April 22nd, 2016|

Students from Catholic schools excel at Salt Lake Valley Science and Engineering Fair

By Christine Young, Intermountain Catholic SALT LAKE CITY — Alexander George-Kennedy, a senior at Juan Diego Catholic High School, was a grand champion winner at the Salt Lake Valley Science and Engineering Fair held this year at the University of Utah March 16-17; he will advance to the International Science

April 8th, 2016|

Mayor Challenges Blessed Sacrament Students to Give Service

By Julie Slama, The Sandy Journal Sandy - Sandy Mayor Tom Dolan not only shared his love for serving the city, but also asked Blessed Sacrament students to step up and give service themselves. “The greatest reward in your life is when you serve other people,” Dolan told students at

March 9th, 2016|

Blessed Sacrament School presented with its 7th National Promising Practices award

By Christine Young, Intermountain Catholic SANDY — Blessed Sacrament School this year earned its 7th Promising Practices award; it is one of two schools in Utah to participate in the national education program through Character.org, which awarded 235 Promising Practices awards to schools, districts and youth-serving organizations from across the

December 18th, 2015|

Blessed Sacrament students experience contemporary art

As seen in the Intermountain Catholic SANDY — The Utah Museum of Contemporary Art’s Art Truck visited Blessed Sacrament Catholic School on Oct. 29, bringing an exhibit featuring Mary Toscano. The Art Truck is recognized as the best educational program in the state and is the only traveling educational art

November 20th, 2015|