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LCSS is Accepting Applications for 2017-18!



LCSS is Accepting Applications for 2017-18!

April 15 is an important deadline for new families considering a Catholic education for their children next year. Students who apply between January 1 and April 15 receive Priority Placement, which means they have priority over other applicants for any open spaces. You may wonder why this is so important. Don’t we always have space […]

What Makes a Great School?



What Makes a Great School?

In the Admissions & Marketing world, Rick Newberry with Enrollment Catalyst is one of the gurus. So it made sense to seek his opinion when evaluating our student retention. Rick states “the mark of a great school is one with a retention rate of at least 90%.” So how does the LCSS measure up? The Lafayette […]

CC Students Learn from International Students



CC Students Learn from International Students

International students always bring a slice of another culture to CC, and this year is no different. Seven International students (three Sophomores and four Juniors) are enrolled at CC. Some of the students come over for a one-year experience of living and studying in the US, and others are here to earn a high school […]

First Day of School Pics



First Day of School Pics

One of my silly little habits is to check my Facebook feed before I go to bed. Last Tuesday, August 16, I knew it would take me a little longer than usual that was the first day of school. And as I expected, it was flooded with those wonderful first day of school pictures; lots […]

It’s Winter Open House Time!



It’s Winter Open House Time!

    Winter Open House, NOON – 2 pm, at St. Lawrence, St. Mary Cathedral, and St. Boniface Schools Talk to Principals, teachers, and current parents Tour the schools Learn about tuition, payment options and Student Aid opportunities. FREE Application Fee Coupon to all families currently not enrolled in the LCSS.   Kindergarten Registration Day   8 am […]

This Is the Place to Have Your Kids



This Is the Place to Have Your Kids

I really enjoy meeting new people, and I especially like talking about what makes the Lafayette Catholic Schools different from other educational options with families inquiring to the LCSS. And now that my four boys have graduated from the schools and have moved onto college and beyond, I have the unique perspective of being able […]

Just Keep Talking!



Just Keep Talking!

Just keep talking! Your child’s teacher probably doesn’t say this very often, but I am here to tell you to “KEEP TALKING!” Because YOU are the best source of information for prospective families to learn about the Lafayette Catholic Schools. It is still early September and the Admissions office received three calls this week about enrollment […]

First Day of School Pics



First Day of School Pics

One of my favorite days to scroll though Facebook has to be on the first day of school.  I really do enjoy checking out all of the First Day of School photos posted by those proud parents wondering where the time has gone as their little ones move on to another year of school.   And […]

Is It Worth It?



Is It Worth It?

Every day in the Admissions office, we are continually in search of the secret to “How do you convince young families considering a Catholic education that in the long run it’s one of the best decisions they can make for their children?” It can be so daunting when parents look out to the future of […]

Upcoming Admissions Events



Upcoming Admissions Events

Do you know someone who is thinking about educating their child in the Lafayette Catholic School System?  Invite them to our upcoming admission events to learn more about the Lafayette Catholic Schools. After sharing your experience with friends, encourage them to join us at one of the following: “IS YOUR CHILD READY FOR KINDERGARTEN?” Wed., […]