ST. PHILIP NERI: New student registration will begin Monday, Feb. 23, at St. Philip Neri School, 6600 Kawanee Ave., Metairie. To schedule a tour of the school, call the office at (504) 887-5600.
Grandparents of second-graders at St. Philip Neri are invited to attend Mass with their grandchildren at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 27. A reception will follow in the assembly hall.
WESTBANK QUARTERBACK CLUB: Judge Dennis Waldron, 2014 president of the Sugar Bowl Committee, will be the guest speaker when the Westbank Quarterback Club holds its West Bank high school awards banquet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, at the Four Columns, 3711 West Bank Expressway, Harvey. The cost is $15 at the door. The public is invited. For information, contact Don Wattigny at (504) 228-2202, Wayne Ory at (504) 343-5935 or Richie Smith at (504) 400-2161.
PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION: Registration for 2015-16 preschool and mother’s day out will begin Friday, Feb. 27, at Faith Presbyterian Preschool, 2525 Apollo Ave. Harvey. The preschool is open to children ages 1 to 4. For information, call the school at (504) 368-2525 and ask for Gay Scaffidi, director.
MAKING THE TEAM: At St. Philip Neri School in Metairie, the following students have been selected for the boys’ volleyball team: Matthew Boudreaux, Henry Ehrhardt, Eddie Blakemore, Kyle LeRouge, Michael O’Shea, Kyle Groetsch, Peyton Nicoll, Jonathan Manning, Cole Maher and Jordan Swiber.
The girls’ softball team comprises Emma Burg, Zoe Braun, Taylor Rumney, Sara Rohli, Madilyn Giglio, Megan Faustermann, Madie Attardo, Casey Pappas, Emali Hodges, Catherine Poche, Hope Couvillion, Grace Dufrechou, Ashley Faustermann, Ava Biancato and Demi Benitez.
On the junior boys’ baseball team are Gavin Tusa, Matthew Olivio, Bryson Gorrondona, Colin Doyle, Dylan McDonald, Kole Groetsch, Wayne St. John, Bryce Pitts, Jared Gaudet, Clay Capitano, Brayden Penny and Sam Harris.
On the senior boys’ baseball team are Kyle LeRouge, Michael O’Shea, Christian Liang, Justin Reech, Collin Jones, Ramiro Quiroz, Matthew Boudreaux, Ryan Paladino, Kyle Groetsch, Christopher Grace, Riley Boudreaux, Ryan Grob, Jeffrey Viosca and Evan DeCastro.
NEW BEGINNINGS: Deacon John will be the featured performer at a fundraiser for the New Beginnings Schools Foundation at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 21, at the Preservation Resource Center, 923 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans. Tickets are $65 and are available at www.newbeginningsNOLA.net/tickets.
Programs of the New Beginnings Schools Foundation include the New Beginnings Adult Literacy Center of Greater New Orleans and the New Beginnings music instruction program.