Stallions in the Spotlight

We wish faculty member Mrs. Ruth Seggerson all the best in her retirement after 35 years of service at St. Francis DeSales High School. 

Congratulations to Abbey Dop '18 on being a finalist for The Columbus Dispatch & Motorists Insurance Group Female Scholar Athlete of the Year! Dop was one of 22 scholarship winners honored during the Dispatch Scholar-Athlete awards banquet last week.

The Hugh O'Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership Seminar provides students with the opportunity to participate in unique leadership training, service-learning, and motivation-building experiences. Students apply and are selected for this experience during their sophomore year. Christin Ripke (pictured), Stephanie Arthur, and Chelsea Tano are representing DeSales at HOBY this summer on the campus of Marietta College. 

The Boys Lacrosse Captains and Coaches were recognized this morning by the Greater Columbus Sports Commission and the Franklin County Commissioners for winning the 2018 OHSAA Division-II State Championship.

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Save the Date!

Upcoming Events in June and July

Pre-Participation Sports Physicals for SFD Athletes
When: June 13
Where: Mount Carmel Medical Group (55 North High Street in New Albany)
$10 donation goes to the SFD Athletic Program; click here for more information.

2nd Annual Joey Castrodale Golf Outing 
When: June 23
Where: Royal American Links 
Please visit the Golf Outing website at to register or learn more on how you can support!

Mothers Club Gently Used Uniform Sale
When: July 7 from 10am to NOON
Where: SFDHS Franciscan Center
An opportunity to purchase gently used girl's blouses and jumpers, boy's uniform pants, shirts, ties and miscellaneous items at substantial savings.

Tony and Debbie Pizzurro Family Fun Day
When: July 8 from 10am to 1pm
Where: SFD Campus
See above for details. 

Educational Apparel Uniform Sale
When: July 18 from NOON - 6pm
Where: SFDHS Cafeteria
SFDHS' official uniform provider, Educational Apparel, will be at the school with all your uniform needs. *EA is holding their Back to School Sale in June (20% off) and July (15% off). Call store for details: 614-876-3030.

Lennon Loop
When: July 22 beginning at 9am
Where: Alum Creek Park in Westerville
The Lennon Loop is an annual race to honor and celebrate St. Francis DeSales High School past faculty member, Bob Lennon. Bob dedicated 40 years of his life to the students of DeSales High School as a science teacher and cross country coach. Proceeds from this event support the Bob Lennon Memorial Scholarship Fund. 

Night of Tradition
When: July 28 beginning at 6pm
Summer Camps at SFD

SFD offers academic and sports camps for students ranging from 1st grade to 12th grade!
Check out all of your options today by visiting
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Daily Reflection 

Blessed Virgin Mary, you responded with faith that, with God, all things are possible. Please join me in prayer that I will be open to possibilities in God's plan for me. Amen.
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