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Help the Lafayette Catholic School System by Shopping Amazon Smile and Kroger Community Rewards offer programs that give back to the Lafayette Catholic School System. There is no need to have an affiliation with the Lafayette Catholic School System to participate and show your support. Amazon Smile You Shop. Amazon gives. Amazon donates 0.5% of […]

Thank You Congress



Thank You Congress

  I do not think our congressmen and women hear this often, but THANK YOU!!! On Friday, the President signed the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 into law. Among its provisions was a permanent renewal of the charitable IRA rollover opportunity for donors who are past age 70-1/2. Since it’s inception in 2006, the IRA […]

Come Downtown, Click & Vote



Come Downtown, Click & Vote

Our St. Mary school Girl Scout troop needs your help! They are competing in the Greater Lafayette Commerce Window Wonderland this weekend. Twenty downtown Lafayette business storefronts have been decorated for Christmas by student teams. The St. Mary’s troop adopted Pete’s Diner at 601 Main Street.  The Greater Lafayette Commerce is doing a contest and the […]

Operation Babylift



Operation Babylift

With November quickly coming to a close I would like to say thank you to all veterans and military personnel and their families currently serving. As we gather with family and friends throughout the holiday season and give thanks to God for our many blessings, let us remember one of our own and pray for […]

“The GAP”



“The GAP”

Prior to accepting the position of Advancement Director for LCSS, I served on the finance committee of the Board of Directors. During that time, I learned a lot about the system’s budgeting process and the impact that tuition increases had on the budget, and selfishly, I would reflect on how tuition increases would impact my […]

CC Students asked 2 Questions



CC Students asked 2 Questions

In late August we posed two question to the Central Catholic Jr.-Sr. High School student body. What do you love most about being part of the Lafayette Catholic School System? How has being part of LCSS brought you closer to Jesus? Answering the questions was not mandatory and all responses were voluntary. Unsure on the […]

Advancement Updates



Advancement Updates

  Over the past year we have made several new changes to our development office based upon feedback from industry professionals and best practices. There are two major rebranding changes taking effect immediately: the Development Office is now the “Advancement Office;” One-in-the-Spirit will be relaunching as the Lafayette Catholic School System “Spirit Fund.”   These […]

Looking back 25-Years



Looking back 25-Years

Friday, May 11, 1990 would forever change the future of Central Catholic and the Lafayette Catholic School System. I was a student in the 7th grade at Central Catholic Jr./Sr. High School. During 7th hour, Sister Ann Kathleen Magiera, OSF interrupted class with an announcement over the PA. She told teachers to report to the library […]