St. Lawrence: Administrative Assistant: Mrs. Debbie Crowe Mrs. Debbie Crowe attended Indiana State University where she earned her associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education. She previously worked at Purdue as an Administrative Associate in University Residences. She received several BRAVO awards while at Purdue as well as numerous business certificates related to classes she took […]
2020 Honorary Alumni – Paul J. and Alice A. LaRocca Alice A. LaRocca recently passed away. She will be missed. Paul LaRocca, the only child of Salvatore and Rose LaRocca, of Chicago, Illinois, always felt the love and caring of a Catholic family. “Never,” says Paul, “shall I forget my mother’s words. ‘You need some […]
2020 Honored Teacher/Staff/Administrator – Sister M. Ann Kathleen Magiera, OSF Sister M. Ann Kathleen Magiera, OSF has been a servant leader for her entire career. Sr. Ann Kathleen joined the Franciscans in 1965. As a Franciscan, Sr. Ann Kathleen took a religious vow of obedience which moved her through various grade and high school experiences […]
2020 Distinguished Alumni – Benjamin P. Hatke, Class of 1996 Ben Hatke was born in Lafayette to Gene and Roseanna Hatke, both graduates of Central Catholic. Ben has two younger sisters, Sarah and Annie, who are also graduates of CC. Ben attended St. Mary Cathedral School and St. Boniface before moving on and graduating from […]
As with everyone, the last few months have been a unique challenge for the school system. Throughout this pandemic, the school community has come together as a family and shown up for each other in a variety of ways. Although classes ended in May, the principals and staff are still hard at work preparing for […]
Central Catholic held it’s 63rd commencement last week. It was a unique experience due to the current pandemic. Graduation was held outside on the Paul J. LaRocca Field. Seating was separated for social distancing, with each student sitting with their parents. The evening was hot but beautiful with heartfelt moments for this graduating class of […]
Our five schools recently received their checks from the Blue Knight Auction’s Teacher Wishlist. Thank you again for your support of our teachers and our schools!
The last four months have been unsettled at best, for everyone. Our daily life at home, work, church and in the community has been altered for us and for our families, which carries with it uncertainty as to when, or if, there will be a return to what was considered normal. We have just walked […]
The Through Our Witness awards are given each year to honor Catholic teachers and parish catechists currently serving in the Diocese of Lafayette-in-Indiana. The Our Lady of Providence Excellence Award specifically honors a distinguished teacher for his or her dedication in providing a holistic, Catholic education for students that enhances the school mission and vision, […]
Have you thought about working for the Lafayette Catholic School System? We have several open positions; including: St. Francis Preschool Office Manager several teaching positions available at Central Catholic. MOST POSITIONS INCLUDE A TUITION DISCOUNT BENEFIT! CLICK HERE to see our open positions and apply!