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Notes from the Mentoring Program: Long Distances Traveled, Big Return

By Dave Charpentier Mentoring Program Coordinator Traveling this fall to mentor St. Labre grads in college meant going to more campuses and traveling greater distances than any year before. My driving distance spanned from Pablo near Flathead Lake in western Montana to Bismarck in the middle of the Great Plains in North Dakota, an east-west [...]

March 31st, 2016|Publications|

Shelrae Explains her Success at St. Labre

The accompanying essay was read at a recent school Mass by Shelrae, a St. Labre sixth grader.  She speculates that some of her success at the school goes back to when she entered pre-school at age two.  Normally, she would have been in the daycare program, but she says in those days students were tested [...]

March 31st, 2016|Publications|

St. Labre Youth and Family Services Plays Huge Role in Reservation Communities

Lest you think St. labre Indian School is only a school, think again.  Youth and Family Services (Y&FS) provides a plethora of assistance and support across the Northern Cheyenne and Crow Reservations that support our primary goal of providing education to children.  As Vicki Anderson, the director notes, “There is a direct tie-in.  Many of [...]

March 31st, 2016|Publications|

Teanna’s Elk Hide

“This elk hide is a prayer for the ecosystem to be healthy again, like when Plains Indians were self-sufficient. It is to show that every element is connected to one another and need each other. The future depends on that connection. The impact of the human being is the greatest.  So let’s work [...]

March 31st, 2016|Publications|

The Charitable IRA Rollover Law Becomes Permanent

Yes, after nine years of waiting and wondering if this law would ever be anything other than an after-thought Congress considers every December, it was made permanent with President Obama’s signature December 18, 2015. Here are the rules and some thoughts about how the law can benefit many of you who support St. [...]

March 31st, 2016|Publications|

Gearing up for Spring

It has been a long cold winter here at St. Labre and the students are looking forward to the arrival of spring. As the days get longer and the snow disappears, the activ...

March 30th, 2016|News|

2016 Catholic Schools Week

The theme for this year's National Catholic Schools Week is “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service.”

March 28th, 2016|News|

Performance at John Carroll School in Maryland

Students from St. Labre were able to attend the Morning Star Celebration pow wow at the John Carroll School in Bel Air, Maryland once again this year.  This annual event began in 2001 and has grown to include more than 100 dancers and seven drum groups from across the country.  Curtis Yarlott was quoted in [...]

March 28th, 2016|News|

Two St. Labre Students Chosen for the Senior Classic Tournament

Several South East Montana area players competed in the 2016 Billings Hotel Senior Classic Tournament including two boys from St. Labre. Victor and Patrick, two St. Labr...

March 21st, 2016|News|

Girls Basketball Team Takes 3rd at State Championship

A big congratulations to the St. Labre girls basketball team who took 3rd place in the State Championships! The girls won the final game against Shepherd High School tea...

March 18th, 2016|News|