Falcon Athletic Passes-Buy Online!

Purchase your Falcon Athletic Pass Here!

Athletic seasons are underway so don’t miss the opportunity to purchase a family pass to Falcon sporting events.  The Falcon Athletic Club has four different passes to fit any D.C. family.  Please click the link above and get a family pass for the whole campus (CYO and High School), the High School, the CYO or a grandparents pass. Thank you for your support!

Fr. Solanus Beatification: 11/18

Pope Francis has announced that Fr. Solanus will be Beatified, November 18 at 4PM at Ford Field, Detroit. Divine Child Parish is designated to receive 200 tickets. If you are interested in attending the Beatification Mass, please email Vicky or call her at the Rectory (313-277-3110) by September 8 with your name and number of tickets requested. We will disburse, by lottery, a maximum of two (2) tickets per request. You must be a registered, active parishioner of Divine Child to request these FREE tickets. More details regarding this event will be forthcoming in our church bulletin.

Hall of Fame: 11/11

TICKET and SPONSORSHIP PURCHASE – Buy online by November 8

2nd Annual Hall of Fame Event
Saturday, November 11, 2017 – Sponsored by the Divine Child Alumni Association and the Falcon Athletic Club. Join us for a strolling tastefest of local restaurants, drinks, the famous Men’s Club Drawdown Board, raffles and more!

This year we induct the following influential and memorable Falcons into the Divine Child Hall of Fame:

Sr. Cecilia Bondy, DCES Principal
Matthew Tomilo ‘82, Former DCAA Board Member
Tony Versaci, Divine Child Football Coach

Food Vendor Donation

Ticket and Sponsorship Form (pay via check and deliver to DCHS Athletic Office).

 

For information about any alumni event, please contact the Advancement Office  at 313.216.0891 or [hide_email alumnioffice@divinechildhighschool.org]

Discovery Day: 10/26

All 8th graders will be attending the Divine Child High School’s Discovery Day on Thursday, October 26, from 9-2:30 p.m. After first hour, students will be escorted by their homeroom teachers to the high school. Lunch consisting of salad and pizza will be provided by Dearborn Italian Bakery. No RSVP is needed for DCES students.

During DCHS Discovery Day, students will:
Connect with DCHS Link Crew members who will help them to meet other students
Attend four mini-classes with DCHS engaging teachers
Experience the faith community by attending a liturgy presided by Fr. Jim Bilot
Partake in a service project led by DCHS National Honor Society members
Attend an energizing pep rally coordinated by DCHS Student Council

Basketball Tryouts: week of 10/23

5/6 Boys:
Monday 23rd 5:00-6:30
Tuesday 24th 5:00-7:00
Thursday 26th 5:00-7:00

5/6 Girls:
Monday 23rd 6:30-8:00
Wednesday 25th 5:00-6:30
Friday 27th 5:00-6:30

7/8 Boys:
Tuesday 24th 7:00-9:00
Wednesday 25th 8:00-9:30
Thursday 26th 7:00-9:00

7/8 Girls:
Monday 23rd 8:00-9:30
Wednesday 25th 6:30-8:00
Friday 27th 6:30-8:00

Mark Ellul
Assistant Athletic Director

1st Day School Supplies: order by 6/30

Divine Child is collaborating with 1st Day School Supplies to help parents and teachers get the exact supplies needed for next school year without the hassle of shopping elsewhere. It is convenient, easy and hassle free and the prices are competitive! So, this summer as the temperature hits over 100 degrees and lines at the checkout counter are a mile long … you will have already purchased your school supplies!

All supplies are shipped directly to the school and will be ready for your child on the first dayl. For every box of school supplies ordered, $3 will go back to Divine Child Elementary School. You can make your purchase right now:

Click this link to order today! 

Please type in zip code: 48128

 

CYO Online Registration for Track, Baseball, Softball

NEW Online CYO Registration for Spring 2016 Sports is here!

If you have a child interested in participating in Church of the Divine Child’s Catholic Youth Organization sports program, you must complete and submit the online CYO Athletics Registration Form.

Also, please read new Athletic League Rules Policy regarding Travel Teams (November 2015) and Message to Players and Parents.

Each participant must obtain a physical and submit all required forms to Divine Child’s CYO Athletic Department prior to participating in any CYO athletics, including team try-outs.

Click here for the following MHSAA forms:

  • Physical Examination Clearance Form
  • Information and Consent Form
  • Preparticipation Physical Evaluation History Form (to be retained by medical provider)
  • Preparticipation Examination Forms (to be retained by medical provider)

Click here for the following MHSAA forms:

  • Medical History
  • Physical Exam & Clearance and Consent Forms

For questions or information pertaining to CYO Athletics, please contact Mark Ellul, Assistant Athletic Director.

Investing in Excellence Capital Campaign Update

Dear Alumni and Friends of Divine Child,

Alumni should have received a letter and the most recent update on the Investing in Excellence Capital Campaign. We have much to be proud of since the launch of this initiative. To date, over $2,136,000 has been committed of the $6,000,000 goal to support the three phases of capital improvements.

  • Phase 1 (COMPLETED!): High School Auditorium renovations with 598 new seats, stage floor and more. And, upgrades to the Elementary School in preparation for Phase 2, including locker rooms, youth ministry room and multi-function area.
  • Phase 2:  Outdoor athletic complex including a multi-purpose synthetic playing surface, seating for 1900, locker rooms, restrooms, lighting, eight-lane running track, long jump, pole vault, discus and shot-put circles. 

DONATE TODAY in order to begin construction in the Spring of 2016!

  • Phase 3:  High School and Elementary School Science Classroom renovations.

For all of the latest information and to make a donation before year-end, please visit the Investing in Excellence website or call 313.216.0891.

 

Outdoor Activity Complex

Outdoor

 

 

Open House: 1/31

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Prospective parents and students are invited to our elementary school’s Open House on Sunday, January 31 from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Families can attend our 11:30 a.m. or 1 p.m. Mass and then tour the school afterwards.

This is a great opportunity to meet our teachers and find out more about our spiritual, academic, athletic, social and creative programs. No RSVP is necessary.

For more information, please contact Matt Saxer, Director of Admissions, at 313-216-0891 x268 or msaxer@divinechild.org.

Please view our videos to experience the excellence that Divine Child Elementary School strives for on a daily basis!