About De La Salle, Inc.
De La Salle, Inc. is a non-profit dedicated to supporting La Salle Middle School and enhancing the educational experience of its students. La Salle Middle School is a public charter school located at 1106 N. Jefferson in North St. Louis City.
De La Salle, Inc. provides both programming and facilities to La Salle Middle School. Social services such as counseling and health screenings, classes like art, faith formation and music, and a comprehensive graduate support program featuring ACT/SAT prep classes, college visits, and tuition assistance, are all provided to La Salle students free of charge. De La Salle, Inc. also works to provide students at La Salle with modern, safe and convenient facilities for them to best learn.
Our work serves our larger vision of excellence in educational opportunity for all. Our mission, in collaboration with La Salle Middle School, is to transform children and our community through innovative education.
100% La Salle students qualify for free or reduced cost lunch
16% of our families have faced homelessness in 2015
33% of our students have lost a family member to violence or incarceration
98% of our students graduate from high school in four years
81% of our high school graduates are accepted to a post-secondary program
84% of our graduates have finished or are in the process of finishing a secondary degree
Our mission is to transform children and our community through innovative education.
One of our greatest joys is the opportunity to celebrate our students. Congratulations to Robin (Grade 5) on being named Star of the Month, and to the rest of our…
Dear Friends, I walk down our halls and my heart bursts at the seams. I stop to talk to a spirited and loud fifth grader. She hooks her arm in…
Montrell is a sixth grader in a seventh grade group because of his advanced academic skills. He is a considerate student who goes out of his way to make our community…
The Catch a Rising Star Gala was a huge success April 8. The annual gala celebrates the transformative power of education, and enables us to support La Salle Middle School’s innovative…
Inclusivity, Justice, Care, Service, Community, Zeal.
We embrace our differences. Every voice matters.
We see unfairness. We take responsibility to fix it.
We nurture loving relationships that build whole person well-being.
We are called to ask “How can I help?”
We open doors to our neighbors so all feel welcome.
We feel unabashed enthusiasm for life, love and learning.
EnCompass is one of the many things that set an education at La Salle apart.
EnCompass is a comprehensive and multi-layered system of services, programs and supports designed to ensure long-term success for students and graduates of La Salle Middle School. Students are given the opportunity to participate in programs that promote wellness, social justice, exploration, life skills and cultural learning. Through an extended school day and year model, plus ongoing mentoring, advising and programming support, we endeavor to transform the lives of our students through a holistic approach to exploration, education and community connection.Learn more about EnCompass
ext 5000 or (c) 314-985-9936
Formation & Enrichment Coordinator
Associate Director of Equity and Inclusion
Director of EnCompass
Lisa Weingarth Picker
ext. 4001 or 573.808.5889
Kayla Boss, MSW
Graduate Support Advisor
ext. 2001 or 660.728.2771
Director of Mission Engagement
Director of Operations
Brandice Sutherland, MSW
Graduate Support Advisor
ext. 2003 or 618.830.4572