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St. Labre Ranch 2018

Spring has sprung at the St. Labre Ranch which, once again, means lots and lots of new calves.  Recently St. Labre students and staff helped to work the calves.  We had a beautiful 80-degree day full of sweat, laughs, smiles and possibly some sore muscles after getting through all 245 calves.  We had a great [...]

May 16th, 2018|News|

Building Rockets

Recently, our St. Labre middle schoolers welcomed some visitors from OPI and NASA.  Each student built a rocket with the help of the NASA experts.  Once the rockets were made the boys and girls headed outside and two at a time, the students launched their rockets after a countdown of 3...2...1...blastoff!  A few members of [...]

May 16th, 2018|News|

Montana State Music Festival

Recently several St. Labre students participated in the Montana State Music Festival.  Awards of Superior and Excellent were received by six of our talented students.  Congratulations to Sarah, Skyler, Briana, Casey, Maddie, and Lance for your hard work and dedication.  And a special thank you to our band director who does fantastic work with our [...]

May 10th, 2018|News|

Northern Cheyenne Language

Recently Adeline and Andy, two of our Northern Cheyenne language teachers, traveled to Bloomington, Indiana to work with The Language Conservancy also known as TLC.  Adeline, who is our High School Northern Cheyenne Language instructor, and Andy, who is the teacher in our Northern Cheyenne Immersion Pre-K classroom, began working on three Northern Cheyenne books [...]

May 2nd, 2018|News|

Vann – Class of 2017

Vann is currently a Freshman at Dominican University studying Political Science. “St. Labre has been a tremendous help in both my academic and personal endeavors. The school has provided many opportunities that helped strengthen my social skills, academic values, and overall college readiness. The scholarships they provided me have allowed me to attend the school [...]

April 30th, 2018|News|

Business Experience in the Classroom

Two years ago, a new class program, created by the St. Labre Home Economics teacher, was added to the elective curriculum for high school students.  Students who choose to take the Braves Ink class work with ink and emblems to design and create shirts and sports jerseys. Since the inception of this class, the Braves [...]

April 30th, 2018|News|

Cordelia – Class of 2015

Cordelia, the current Miss Indian Oklahoma University, is a Junior at the University of Oklahoma with a major in Political Science. “From the moment I arrived at St. Labre, I was immediately encouraged, assisted, and motivated to not only finish school, but to go beyond it. Throughout my education at St. Labre, I was instilled [...]

April 23rd, 2018|News|

Sun & Snow

Spring is finally upon us in Ashland, MT, and the mountainous snow piles are quickly melting into rolling hills.  Snow on the playground certainly doesn't stop our students from enjoying the warmer weather.  After our snowy, cold winter the boys and girls will joyfully run and play in the spring sunshine.          

March 22nd, 2018|News|

Allen – Class of 2013

Allen earned his Associate of Science degree from Chief Dull Knife College, and is currently a Junior at Montana State University-Bozeman majoring in Mechanical Engineering. “Attending St. Labre has been the best investment I have made for my future. I learned valuable insight about the steps needed to succeed in my academics and personal achievements. [...]

March 19th, 2018|News|

Prayer Blankets

During Catholic Schools week our St. Labre K-4 students, with the help of their teachers, took the time to pray over blankets.  These special prayer blankets were then sent to Veterans who are currently in the hospital; thanking them for their service and offering them warmth and blessings while they are recuperating.  The boys and [...]

March 5th, 2018|News|

Decorating for Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner and what better way to start the school decorating than trimming our trees with the ornaments that donors sent to the boys and girls!  Our Native American students enjoyed [...]

Send Off For Our Braves & Lady Braves

Recently the St. Labre Cross Country team headed out for State competition.  These long-distance runners received a blessing from a tribal elder before boarding the bus and heading out for their final run of the [...]

Good Luck Lady Braves

The St. Labre Lady Braves volleyball team was treated to an extra special send-off by the K-4 school as the team heads to the District Tournament. The K-4 staff decorated the hallway for the occasion, [...]