All posts by Sheryl Huffman

B.S. M.E., University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
M.B.A., Ashland University, Ashland, OH

2012 to present – LCCHS
Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Lima, OH
Monsanto Research Corporation, Miamisburg, OH

High School Placement Test Rescheduled for February 24

Due to inclement weather, the High School Placement Test (HSPT) originally scheduled for February 10 has been changed to Saturday, February 24, at 8:30a.m. The exam will be administered in the Science & Tech Wing computer labs at LCC.  Anyone who had previously signed up for the February 10 exam should plan to take the test on February 24. If you had not signed up previously, you may still register to take the exam.  Click here for more information about the exam and how to register.

Study Skills Workshop March 5

The Academic Booster Club and the Guidance Department are sponsoring a study skills workshop in the Great Hall on Monday, March 5, for students interested in learning more about preparing for the rigor of taking college classes. Parents are also welcome to attend this insightful presentation by Dr. Kristie Payment, an Associate Professor of Psychology at Ohio Northern University. Click here for more information about the workshop and how to register.


Senior Class Play Tickets Now Available

The 2018 senior class will perform the musical production of “High School Musical” on February 15-17 at the Encore Theatre. There will be two evening performances and a Saturday matinee. Showtimes on Thursday and Friday night will start promptly at 8:00 and the Saturday matinee will begin at 2:00. Reserved seats are available for each performance. Tickets are limited and can be purchased in advance at the Business Office or at the door just prior to the performance if any seats are still available. Admission price is $10.

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Chat with the Admins February 14

Do you have questions about testing, scheduling for next year, financial aid, the auction, athletics, or anything else? The administrative team will be available in the Quatman Room before the Ash Wednesday Mass on Wednesday, February 14, to address any issues you want to discuss. The administrators will be available from 8:30 until Mass begins at 9:30, and you are encouraged to join us for both!


LCC Blood Drive February 13

The Red Cross will be at LCC on Tuesday, February 13, for our second blood drive of the school year. Red Cross volunteers will be in the new gym from 8:30am until 1:30pm to accept donations. Students should sign up at school for an appointment, but others are welcome to come any time during the designated hours and they will be accommodated. You must be 17 years old to donate blood; younger persons may donate with parental permission. Click here to print a parental consent form.


2018 Kewpee Coupon Drive

Our annual Kewpee coupon drive is currently underway. Coupon books contain 5 coupons for $5, and each coupon entitles the bearer to a free single hamburger and a 16 oz drink when purchased with another single hamburger. Tickets are available from any LCCHS student or the LCC Business Office. The coupons must be used by March 10.

Kewpee has been a long time supporter of LCCHS and makes many contributions to benefit our students and community. Thank you for supporting the students of Lima Central Catholic and our local economy by purchasing Kewpee coupons!


A Night at the Races Coming February 10

Tickets are now available for our annual Night at the Races to benefit the Thunderbird Athletic and Band Boosters on Saturday evening, February 10.  The advance ticket price of $30 covers all food and beverages for the night, along with all the fun you can have by betting on the televised horse races.  Get your group together and support T-Bird Athletics in our largest single-day fundraiser of the year–you can reserve a table of eight for $250.

You can purchase tickets in the LCC Business Office. Tickets are limited, but any available the night of the event will be sold at the door for $35.

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High School Placement Test – Feb 3 & 10

The High School Placement Test will be administered in the Science & Tech Wing computer labs at LCC on Saturday morning, February 3, at 8:30a.m. Any current eighth-grader interested in applying for admittance to LCC should plan to take the exam either on February 3 or on February 10 at the same time and in the same location.

Click here for more information about the exam and how to register.


2018 Catholic Schools Week

Lima Central Catholic will participate in the annual nationwide celebration of Catholic Schools Week from January 28-February 3. Various activities are planned in all of Lima’s Catholic Schools to raise awareness of our Catholic identity, promote our high academic standards, and to express appreciation for all of the students, staff, volunteers and supporters of Catholic education. The highlight of the week will be a Mass with all of the Lima Catholic School students participating at St.  Gerard Church on Wednesday morning, January 31, at 9:30.  Students should report to school at the regular time and will be transported by bus to the church. All family and friends are invited to meet us at St. Gerard to celebrate the Mass and our Catholic schools.

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ACT Prep Class

Registrations are now being accepted for the ACT prep course being offered here at LCC on eight consecutive Saturdays beginning February 3. The course is sponsored by the Academic Booster Club as a way to provide affordable and convenient preparation for students who plan to take the ACT examination in the spring. The cost for the class is $225 for LCC students who register by January 19. The class will be opened to non-LCC students after that date. Students are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible as class size is limited. Click here for more information and a registration form.