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UN Day celebrates diversity

By The Intermountain Catholic SANDY — Blessed Sacrament School celebrated United Nations Day on Oct. 27. Nationally, United Nations Day is celebrated each year on Oct. 24, marking the anniversary of the UN Charter that came into being in 1945. At Blessed Sacrament School, students and staff celebrate their diversity

November 7th, 2014|

Blessed Sacrament School Community of Caring

More than 30 students at Blessed Sacrament School attended the first Community of Caring Club meeting of the year. The club, in its fourth year, is under the direction of Mrs. Shelley Luna and Mrs. Melodie Franco. All students are eligible to join the club, which meets twice a month.

October 24th, 2014|

Blessed Sacrament School celebrates Day of Peace

By The Intermountain Catholic SANDY — International Day of Peace (“Peace Day”) is observed around the world each year on Sept. 21. This day was established in 1981 by the United Nations General Assembly as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations

October 3rd, 2014|

Annual 8th-grade Mass celebrated

During the annual Mass for 8th-graders in Utah Catholic Schools, the Most Rev. John C. Wester, Bishop of Salt Lake City, used the Sept. 19 Gospel reading (Lk 8:4-15) to remind the students that God has called each of them to help others. Why God has done this is a

September 26th, 2014|

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge hits Utah Catholic Schools

Blessed Sacrament and Saint Vincent de Paul are among the many Utah Catholic Schools that have undertaken the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which raises awareness of and funds to fight amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a nerve disorder that affects voluntary muscle movement. For the most part, the causes of ALS are

September 12th, 2014|

Grant Used to Expand Community Garden

Blessed Sacrament School recently received a $2,000 School Garden Grant from Whole Kids Foundation and FoodCorps, which faculty and families were able to put to use expanding their community garden. The garden is incorporated into part of the school's curriculum, Director of Advancement Sonia West said. "We use the garden

August 7th, 2014|

Bobcat Summer Camp

By The Intermountain Catholic SANDY — The Bobcat Summer Camp is under way at Little Blessings Extended Day Care at Blessed Sacrament School. On June 10, Officer Jeff West of the Unified Police Department visited the campers and discussed several important safety areas. After the presentation, campers were able to

June 27th, 2014|

Blessed Sacrament School earns 6th National Promising Practice Award

By The Intermountain Catholic SANDY — Blessed Sacrament fourth-graders created ceiling tiles depicting the virtues of kindness and courtesy, and in the process helped the school win its sixth National Promising Practice Award. The awards, presented by the Character Education Partnership (CEP), are “for unique and specific exemplary practices that

June 13th, 2014|

Msgr. Robert Servatius honored for 50 years of priesthood

Msgr. Robert Servatius (right) was the guest of honor at a dinner celebrating the 50th anniversary of his priestly ordination; Bishop John C. Wester was among the speakers By Marie Mischel, Intermountain Catholic SANDY — On May 23, Monsignor Robert Servatius celebrated his Golden Anniversary of ordination in a fitting

May 30th, 2014|

Garden party

By The Intermountain Catholic Blessed Sacrament School in Sandy received a $2,000 grant from Whole Kids Foundation to expand the school’s community garden, which teaches students about complex topics like sustainability and conservation, food systems and community awareness. The School Garden Grant Program is a collaboration between Whole Kids Foundation

May 30th, 2014|