Pius X High School is working to bring the farm to the table – the school cafeteria table. And on Tues., Feb. 16, students involved in Landscaping Club will learn how they can bring fresh foods to their family dinner table. Gary Fehr of Lincoln Neighbors Urban Farm will share information to educate students about his farming operation, how to develop their own family gardens, and about the amount of farm fresh foods available in the Lincoln area. The Landscaping Club will meet immediately after school (at approximately 3:30 p.m. in Room 271). “Having Mr. Fehr speak to . . .
Natalie Schieuer has been named one of 100 award recipients for the inaugural year of The Emperor Science Award program. Bristol-Myers Squibb is a founding donor of the program, an initiative designed to encourage high school students to explore careers in science, specifically cancer research and care, through a unique mentoring opportunity. “Bristol-Myers Squibb is proud to recognize Natalie as an Emperor Science Award recipient. She was chosen from a pool of nearly 1,200 well-qualified 10 th and 11 th grade students from across the country with a passion for pursuing a . . .
Pius X students, staff, priests, and parents joined over 5,000 Nebraska pro-life supporters at the state capitol on Saturday, January 30, for the Nebraska Walk for Life. Senators Deb Fischer, Governor Pete Ricketts, Lt. Governor Mike Foley, and Congressman Jeff Fortenberry were just a few of the morning’s speakers. After the singing of the National Anthem and the releasing of thousands of pink and blue balloons at the State Capitol, walkers made their way to the UNL Student Union to hear from Sue Thayer, the former director of Planned Parenthood in Storm Lake, Iowa. Sue shared . . .
For many years, Josephine Bakhita was a slave but her spirit was always free and eventually that spirit prevailed. Born in Olgossa in the Darfur region of southern Sudan, Josephine was kidnapped at the age of seven, sold into slavery and given the name Bakhita, which means fortunate . She was re-sold several times, finally in 1883 to Callisto Legnani, Italian consul in Khartoum, Sudan. Two years later he took Josephine to Italy and gave her to his friend Augusto Michieli. Bakhita became babysitter to Mimmina Michieli, whom she accompanied to Venice's Institute of . . .
The word “epiphany" originates from a Greek word meaning “to reveal.” Pius X celebrated its 2016 Epiphany Mass on Wed., Jan. 6 amidst the message that Christ revealed himself to all people so that He might be Lord of all people. The presence of a global family of faith exists within the halls of Pius X High School every day. Eighteen different nationalities make up the student populace at Lincoln’s only Catholic high school. Students from each of these nationalities opened the celebration held in the Bishop Flavin gymnasium by carrying the flag of . . .
Pius X High School’s band has received funding from two local area foundations and the support of almost 100 parents, alumni, and friends on Giving Tuesday which was held on December 1, 2015. The grants and donations, which total more than $113,000, will be used to purchase new marching and concert band uniforms. Giving Tuesday, held annually on the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving, is a global philanthropy effort in which charities, families, businesses, and students around the world are asked to come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give . . .
Pius Players is proud to present Lerner and Loewe's classic "Brigadoon" as their spring musical. Show times are Thursday-Saturday, March 17-19, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, March 20, at 2 p.m. Tickets can be reserved by calling the Pius X school office at 402-488-0931 beginning Monday, March 7. "Brigadoon" is the story of two world weary, 1940's Americans finding themselves lost in the Highlands of . . . read more
Pius X is excited to share the news that we have partnered with Propelr, a re-loadable VISA prepaid card that can be used anywhere, anytime. When you use your Propelr card at participating merchants, a percentage of the purchase amount will be donated to Pius X. Propelr works just like a debit card, but with donation . . . read more