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Director’s Spotlight


Called to be BOLD



Called to be BOLD
On September 17, I had the good fortune to attend the 150th Jubilee Mass and celebration for the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration in Mishawaka. The Holy Spirit was definitely felt throughout the day as I learned more Read more

Called to Greatness – Building our Future



Called to Greatness – Building our Future
Our schools have been blessed over the years to have many dedicated individuals and families that have provided us with a strong financial foundation. However, we have a number of priorities that will need to be addressed in the near
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Commencement 2013



I recently had the pleasure of participating in Central Catholic’s 56th annual commencement. What made the evening even more special for me was seeing my daughter and her classmates receive their diplomas and celebrate with exuberance at the end of … Read more

The Pursuit of “Happiness” – Lafayette Central Catholic – Executive Director – Commencement Address



The Pursuit of “Happiness” – Lafayette Central Catholic – Executive Director – Commencement Address
I still see in many of your faces the same kids that were lined up in the pews at St. Lawrence or on the basketball court in the gym at St. Boniface, during the St. Boniface vs. St. Lawrence games. Read more

New Tools in Education



Parents and students are beginning to demand that education be customized to challenge each student’s unique abilities and explore each student’s unique gifts. This is not just a model for Catholic education, but as Catholics we are called to maximize … Read more

Called to Greatness



Called to Greatness
As we begin to contemplate the legacy of our Holy Father Benedict XVI on the Roman Catholic Church, I reflect on a recent quote attributed to Pope Benedict:  “The ways of the Lord are not comfortable.  But we were not Read more

Supporting Our Mission – Tuition Assistance



Supporting Our Mission – Tuition Assistance
This past weekend I attended a Blue Knight Auction Platinum Event with a small group of Catholic school supporters interested in helping to continue our long tradition of providing tuition assistance. The event was wonderful and I want to thank Read more

Advent Season – Joyful Anticipation of Jesus



Advent Season – Joyful Anticipation of Jesus

 

Advent season is about the joyful anticipation and prayerful preparation for the coming of Jesus.  In fact, the word advent is derived from the Latin word Adventus – meaning “coming.”  So while our school children are winding up the Read more

Preparing Students for Life: A Strategic Plan



Preparing Students for Life: A Strategic Plan
On October 26, 2012, “Preparing Students for Life: A Strategic Plan for the Lafayette Catholic Schools” was approved by the Board of Directors of the Lafayette Catholic School System.  A few days later, we presented our new three-year strategic plan Read more