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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|

Blessed Sacrament Math, Science Night Slated

By Julie Slama, The Sandy Journal Sandy Sandy - An evening dedicated to interactive math and science exhibits for families will be held this month at Blessed Sacrament Catholic School. The school’s seventh Admissions Open House and Math and Science Night will begin at 5 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016,

January 26th, 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|

Student science in the Tetons

By Special to the Intermountain Catholic The 7th- and 8th-grade students from Blessed Sacrament School recently returned from their trip to the Teton Science School, a unique educational experience in Grand Teton National Park’s outdoor classroom. During their five-day stay, students explored the unique Greater Yellowstone ecosystem. Following their interests

November 13th, 2015|

Sonia West steps down as the Blessed Sacrament advancement director, remains school accountant

By Christine Young – Intermountain Catholic SANDY — Sonia West has been a part of Blessed Sacrament School since the early 1990s, when her two daughters were enrolled as students. She became the school’s accountant in 2002 and the advancement director in 2006. West, a certified public accountant, now has stepped

November 13th, 2015|

Blessed Sacrament Students Make Outdoors Their Classroom

By Julie Slama, Sandy Journal Seventh and eighth graders at Blessed Sacrament Catholic School left their school building behind when they traveled to Wyoming Sept. 29 through Oct. 2 to step outside and make nature their classroom. Located at Grand Teton National Park, Teton Science School has been teaching about

November 6th, 2015|

Blessed Sacrament School Theme, Club Tie Service Learning to Students

By Julie Slama, Sandy Journal Honored in mid-October with the National Promising Practice Award from the Character Education Partnership based in Washington D.C., Blessed Sacrament Catholic School incorporates its social justice theme into its student club, as well as into school curriculum. Blessed Sacrament director of advancement Sonia West said

November 6th, 2015|