November 12, 2020
 
Junipero Serra High School Newsletter
Junipero Serra High School believes that students of all faiths and backgrounds deserve an academically challenging, spiritually enriching Catholic college preparatory education that forms them to become generous, responsible citizens and leaders

From Mother Teresa

"....the ocean would be less because of that missing drop."
 
Thanks to these Alumni and Friends of Serra for their buckets, cups and drops. 

Norval Smith '61, Renault "Bootsie" Fields '61

LaTerra McDaniels '95 (above), Kim Laurent, Collette Quinn SMA,

Don Mahoney '79 (above), William Powell '70, Fred Conquest '62, Dr. Harry Joe '73, Robert Breen '65, Brian Key, Mark Giandalia '74, Erikk Aldridge '86, Bernie Kretzschmar '60, Mike Meyerhofer '61, Tony Mannara '65, Dr. Franklin Dzida '70, Dr. Victor Tremblay '69, Dr. Adaeze Howard (K.A.L E..N Scholarship), Gene Simon '75, Joan Levis, Rocky Harris '63. From Ogletree Deakins: Dr. Dennis Davis, Johnnie James '81, Joseph Beachboard and David Powell.
Corrections!
The Real
 
Dale Dufault '54

Frank Jost '58 is Gary Jost's '72 uncle.
Alumni Directory
Those of you who ordered the Serra High School Alumni Directory one year ago, they are being shipped. After the Covid 19 delays, PCI, the publisher has told us they are being sent now.
5001+ Club
4 new members helped us get this close to the 80K Match.  Click here to learn more about the 5001 + Club.
Serra Business Support
If you need auto, home, or business insurance Click Here to contact Rick Fucci '70 to take care of all your insurance needs.


Ramona's Mexican Food Products 
13633 S. Western Ave. 
Gardena, CA 90249 
(310) 323-1950 
www.ramonas.com


No matter where you are remember to go online and read our hometown newspaper.


Remember Lomeli's gives a 20% discount when you wear Serra gear.


If you have a teenager ready for driving school head for EZ Will a great supporter of Serra.
A Squeaker!
But first, Click Here to see the ASB produced Happy 70th  Birthday Serra High School Video.
 
 You can influence the outcome of this squeaker....We are so close to achieving the $80,000 Match. We are sure you all know by now that for every $ we raise up to $80,000 by Monday morning, November 16, at 8:00 AM, a Foundation is matching it. We have raised $78,128 as of this morning. We have another 6K promised but not here yet.

We don't want to leave any money on the table.  
 

So, please, buy your ALL HAIL! Card for $61.00 or more. If you have not purchased your Alumni Tile for $201.00 or more, please do so. If you want to designate your donation for tuition assistance or a new lawn mower, please do so. 
 
CLICK HERE and donate.
If you want to donate by check and live between Pasadena and Gardena, we will pick it up on Monday morning.  
email: vbkates@la-serrahs.org
email: jcormier@la-serrahs.org

The Deans!  
Some of Serra's Deans.

Bro. Elmer Dunsky S.M.
Bro. Ed Carey S.M.












               
Dwan Hurt

George McDaniels
Charles Nash

 
Serra Entrepeneurs

Jessica McConico graduated from Serra in '07. She played basketball at Serra and then continued to play on at Talledega College. Jessica is now Jai Got Soul, a radio podcast personality and entrepreneur. Jessica serves on the board of her family non profit (MOCDC) which emphasizes financial literacy through an online platform. Click here to learn more.

Serra and Veteran's Day.
Thank you to all the Cavaliers who have served in the US Military. 


Pictured above is Bob Sawyer Jr. '61 and his Dad, Bob Sawyer Sr., in the stadium bleachers he helped build with other Dads in time for the 1955 season. Bob Sr. is a WWII
veteran.

Thank you to all for your service.

Mr. Sawyer celebrated his 100th birthday on May 8.
Click Here to see Mr. Sawyer's birthday celebration.
Cavalier Code
Cavaliers have faith and integrity.
Cavaliers are humble and accountable.
Cavaliers are scholars who lead and serve.
Cavaliers are soldiers for Christ.
We are Cavaliers.
All Hail!
Sincerely,
Joe Cormier '81
Director of Development