The Lourdes Activities Association (LAA) works to support all of the extra-curricular activities for students in grades 6-12 including sports, fine arts and academic endeavors. All families with students who participate in any way in extra-curricular activities outside of normal academics are considered "members" and are encouraged to become active in supporting this association. Through LAA sponsorship, expenses related to extra-curricular activities out of the general budget for the school.
LAA ACTIVITY PASS
An LAA Activity Pass entitles the bearer to enter any home sporting event (middle school, junior varsity & varsity), entrance to the One Act Theatre with Sweets event, and one entrance into our annual musical. LAA Activity Passes do not cover tournaments or post season games*. LAA Activity Passes are available for individuals, families and seniors (65+)
* - All gate receipts for post season go to the Nebraska Schools Activities Association (NSAA).
LAA's main funding source of revenue is from operation/working the concession stand at all home activities. Each LAA family is to serve up to four (4) times in the concession stand each year. This may be for volleyball/basketball in the concession stand at Lourdes Central Catholic or at Nebraska City Public Schools for home football games. If a situation arises that you are unable to work the time that your were scheduled, please find a replacement. Junior and Senior students can serve as replacements and can earn Community Service Hours. Shifts are normally two (2) hours or less.
300 numbers are sold at $50 per number for a total of $15,000. Of that, LAA pays out $9000 to lucky winners. The remaining $6000 is retained by LAA and used for general expenses throughout the year. Drawings are held at various Lourdes Central Catholic events. At each drawing event, Eight (8) winners receive $50, the three (3) winners receive $100 and one winner receives $200. Winning numbers are returned, allowing 300 Club participants to win multiple times.
LAA Meetings are held to update members on funded activities and projects and to obtain season and activity updates from coaches, sponsors and administration. Meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. at Table Creek Club House Restaurant.
The experience at Lourdes Central Catholic School is enhanced by the stewardship commitment of the families who share their time, talents, and treasure with our school community. Taking part in Family Stewardship Opportunities is a great way to be involved in our school community, to get to know other students and parents, and to share God’s gifts in love of God and neighbor.
Advancement of Mission
Support the advancement of Lourdes Central Catholic School in the areas of: Alumni, Annual Appeal, Admissions, or Events. Contact the Advancement Department for more information.
If you would like to get involved in the spiritual life of Lourdes, please contact our Campus Ministry team as we’re developing prayer opportunities and enhancing service opportunities for our school community.
Lourdes Activities Association (LAA)
LAA works to support the extra-curricular activities of students in grades 6-12. All families with students in grades 6-12 are considered "members" and are encouraged to become active in LAA. LAA meets at Table Creek Golf Course on the last Wednesday of the month at 7pm, please check the school’s calendar for meeting dates.
Lourdes Elementary Parent Teacher Organization (LEPTO)
Lourdes Elementary Parent Teacher OrganizationLEPTO provides a link between the parents of the elementary students and the teachers. LEPTO supports the elementary students and teachers with extra-curricular needs and provides fun activities throughout the school year, including: Trunk or Treat, Grandparent’s Day, Soup Supper, Muffins with Moms, Donuts with Dads, and more! LEPTO meets the third Monday of the month at 7pm at Lourdes Primary Campus, please check the school’s calendar for meeting dates.
Shop with Scrip
Scrip are gift cards purchased through the school and used at the specific restaurant or retailer for which they are purchased. There are over 750 retailers -both national and local- to choose from! When you buy a scrip gift card you receive the full amount of the purchase price and the retailer donates a percentage of the purchase price. The school receives the donation and applies 40% of the donated amount as tuition credit! To shop with scrip, visit www.shopwithscrip.com. The school’s code is B6FBC9D25LL.
Class Clubs are a function of LAA & LEPTO and are an opportunity to provide a fun forum for parents to meet and communicate with other parents of students in their child’s same grade. Class Clubs can gather for family outings, adult socials, prayer, service opportunities, etc. There is a Class Club for each grade PreK-Seniors.
This organization is for all parents of Catholic school students and provides families with a voice in governmental matters that affect Catholic schools. Dues are $3.00 per family and are collected at the beginning of each school year. All parents are strongly encouraged to join this group.