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Alumni Corner – Suzanne (Spencer) Mpistolarides



Alumni Corner – Suzanne (Spencer) Mpistolarides

Meet Suzanne (Spencer) Mpistolarides. Suzanne graduated from Central Catholic in 2010 and is now working as a general assignment reporter for FOX 6 News in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She went to DePauw University where she majored in English Writing and had a minor in Media Studies. Suzanne’s first job out of college was at WSBT-TV in […]

Alumni Corner – Rachel Gillam



Alumni Corner – Rachel Gillam

Meet Rachel Gillam! Rachel graduated from Central Catholic in 2016 and will be a senior at IU in the fall. While at CC, Rachel participated in soccer, mock trial, academic superbowl and spell bowl, the musicals and plays, yearbook, and student council. Rachel was also on the National Honor Society and graduated valedictorian. After high […]

Alumni Corner – Tressa (Wykoff) Heath



Alumni Corner – Tressa (Wykoff) Heath

Meet Tressa (Wykoff) Heath! While at Central Catholic, Tressa participated in basketball, track, and volleyball. She also set three track records: 4 x 400 meter, the 400 meter, and the 200 meter. Tressa graduated from CC in 1997 and played volleyball at Indiana State University for three years before transferring to IUPUI where she finished […]

Alumni Corner: Katie (DeBoy) Christopher



Alumni Corner: Katie (DeBoy) Christopher

Meet Katie (DeBoy) Christopher! Katie attended St. Mary, St. Boniface, and Central Catholic. She graduated from Central Catholic in 2010. While at CC, she participated in cross country and track. After graduating, Katie went on to attend Saint Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, Indiana. While there she was a four-year member of the cross country and track […]

Alumni Corner – Tim Greives and Jill Lodde



Alumni Corner – Tim Greives and Jill Lodde

As this is the month of February, this edition of the Alumni Corner will feature an alumni couple who met at Central Catholic. Meet Tim and Jill (Lodde) Greives! Tim graduated from Central Catholic in 1999, and Jill graduated in 2000. After high school, Tim attended Indiana University where he tried out several different majors […]

Alumni Corner – Bill Kerr



Alumni Corner – Bill Kerr

Meet Bill Kerr! Bill graduated from Central Catholic in 1983. After high school, Bill went to Purdue for a year. He took a break from college to work for a few years before returning to Purdue to study Aviation Management. While a student at Purdue, Bill worked for American Eagle Airlines at the Purdue Airport. […]

Alumni Corner – Mary Ann Grove & Dave Mecklenburg



Alumni Corner – Mary Ann Grove & Dave Mecklenburg

Meet brother and sister, Mary Ann (Mecklenburg) Grove and Dave Mecklenburg. Mary Ann (class of 1971) and Dave (class of 1978) and attended St. Lawrence grade school before matriculating to Central Catholic. After graduating from CC, Mary Ann earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Purdue University. She started teaching at St. Lawrence in 1975 […]

Beyond the Grade: Measures of Catholic Identity and Catholic Intellectual Tradition



A ratings by the Indiana Department of Education for all four LCSS schools serves as a strong reminder of our staff’s commitment to the rigorous intellectual development of all students. The “A” ratings are based on a combination of factors; including high ISTEP+ growth and proficiency rates, measures of college readiness, and graduation rates. In […]

Alumni Corner – Ken Knevel



Alumni Corner – Ken Knevel

Meet Ken Knevel, class of 1969. Ken attended St. Mary’s Cathedral Grade School before matriculating to Central Catholic. After graduating from CC, Ken attended the University of Notre Dame where he earned his Bachelor of Architecture degree. During college, Ken also studied abroad in Rome during his junior year. After college, Ken came back to […]

2016-17 Annual Report



2016-17 Annual Report

“Every gift makes a difference in helping us to provide a community in which young minds are empowered each day by their Catholic education.” Dear Friends of the Lafayette Catholic School System, Our 2016-17 annual fundraising efforts ended successfully on June 30, 2017. As we meet with our supporters at various events and one-on-one, I […]