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Franciscan Health, Inc. Donates Building for New Early Learning Center



Franciscan Health, Inc. Donates Building for New Early Learning Center

Lafayette (July 19, 2019) – Franciscan Health, Inc. a ministry of The Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration, donated a 10,000 square foot building to be the home for a new Early Learning Center. The new school building will be located in Lafayette’s north end on the Franciscan Health central campus and is valued […]

Convenient Ways to Give



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 […]

2018 Blue Knight Auction Recap



2018 Blue Knight Auction Recap

In April the Lafayette Catholic School System (LCSS) celebrated the 25th Annual Blue Knight Auction (BKA). After 25 years being a part of our LCSS community, it remains the community standard for events in Greater Lafayette. The generosity of our community continues to amaze me and we cannot say THANK YOU enough! FINANCIALS The expectations […]

Class of 1968 Celebrates 50th with Legacy Gift



Class of 1968 Celebrates 50th with Legacy Gift

In 1968 the major news stories were Dr. Christian Barnard performs the first successful heart transplant, Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., The first Big Mac goes on sale in McDonalds costing 49 cents, Emergency 911 Telephone service is started in the USA. Fifty years later, the major news story on campus is the […]

Alumni Corner- Tricia (Martin) Rausch



Alumni Corner- Tricia (Martin) Rausch

Meet Tricia (Martin) Rausch! Tricia is a 1995 Central Catholic graduate. After graduation, Tricia went on to pursue a degree from Purdue University. In 1999 she graduated with Bachelor of Science in Child Development with distinction. Shortly after, Tricia was able to marry her fellow CC and Purdue graduate and high school sweetheart, Matt Rausch. […]

Student Spotlight: Lauren Yeagy and Elizabeth Henry



Student Spotlight: Lauren Yeagy and Elizabeth Henry

Meet Lauren Yeagy (Sophomore) and Elizabeth Henry (Freshman) – 2 girls whose love for horses has brought them into a whole new world called “Eventing”. These girls have been riding horses since they were very young. But, they don’t just “ride” horses for fun. It is their passion, their career goal, and what they spend […]

CLASS OF 1964 – A NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENT



CLASS OF 1964 – A NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENT

On September 8, 629 students filed through Central Catholic’s corridors. From the bewildered freshmen to the sophisticated upperclassmen, it was still the beginning of a new year. It was the year 1964 and it was their year to make Central Catholic a “notable achievement.” -The Lance 1964 Forward fifty-years and the Central Catholic Class of […]

Support LCSS Teachers and Students by December 31, 2017



Support LCSS Teachers and Students by December 31, 2017

Each year all-four schools rely heavily on the generosity of our alumni, parents, grandparents, Catholic community and friends to support our mission. Tuition and fees only cover 46% of the cost to educate. This year we need to raise $291,000 or $305 per K-12 student by June 30, 2018 in the annual Spirit Fund. For […]

Alumni Corner- David “Kelly” Schmidt



Alumni Corner- David “Kelly” Schmidt

Meet David Kelly Schmidt. David graduated from Central Catholic (CC) in 1961. After completing his eight years of elementary education at St. Boniface, he became a member of the first class to complete all four years at CC and graduated in 1961.  In 1965 he graduated from Purdue University with a B.S. (Cum Laude) in […]