Thomas Hoefener, a senior wide receiver and defensive back for Pius X, was awarded the Matt Grosserode Memorial Scholarship during the school’s annual Fall Kickoff celebration held on August 22, 2014. The scholarship was founded in 2005 by the late John Grosserode ’78 and his wife Joann ’78 in memory of their son Matt, a 2000 graduate of Pius X High School, who passed away in a car accident in 2003. The $500 scholarship is awarded each year to a senior football player attending Pius X, who is faithful to God, loving to family and loyal to friends, just as Matt was. . . .
The Booster Club financially supports Pius X student activities, facility improvements, travel and competition fees, uniforms, equipment, prom and graduation events and more. Nearly 1,500 Pius students participate in activities supported by the Booster Club and associated with NSAA competition, including vocal and instrumental music, newspaper and yearbook, cheer and dance, the one-act play, bowling, trap and all other sports. Members also volunteer at school and athletic events. Membership levels in the Booster Club include: GOLD - $500 or more (includes one year of . . .
The 2014 Outstanding Alumni Awards were presented at the annual Friends of Pius X Appreciation Reception held on Aug. 3, 2014. William C. Mobley, MD, PhD. '66 and the late John J. Hanigan II '64 were this year's recipients. Dr. Mobley currently serves as a Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurosciences at University of California – San Diego (UCSD). He also serves as Executive Director of UCSD's Down Syndrome Center for Research and Treatment and is the Florence Riford Chair of Alzheimer Disease Research. The . . .
More than 225 benefactors, alumni and special guests gathered at Pius X High School on Sunday, August 3 to celebrate and honor the generous support of all who share a deep commitment to Catholic education. A special part of the Friends of Pius X appreciation reception each year is the presentation of the school's annual Distinguished Stewardship Award. On hand to receive the 2014 Distinguished Stewardship Award were Tom and Rhonda Peed of Lincoln. Founders of Sandhills Publishing, the Peeds were acknowledged as long-time supporters of Pius X and Catholic schools . . .
This student thank you video was shown at the Friends of Pius X Appreciation Reception. Special thanks all of the students who particiated and to Kristian Anderson '87 of Right Eye Digital for his assistance in producing the video.
St. Monica is a very powerful intercessor for all those to go to her for help. She was the mother of St. Augustine who is a Doctor of the Church and a highly revered Saint, philosopher and theologian. St. Monica prayed for her wayward son and pagan husband fervently throughout her life. After 17 years of prayer, St. Augustine converted and eventually became the great Saint we know him as today. Today, with Internet searches, e-mail shopping, text messages, tweets and instant credit, we have little patience for things that take time. Likewise, we want instant answers to our . . .
Join Pius X alumni, parents, students and friends on Friday, September 19th for the annual Alumni and Friends of Pius X Homecoming Tailgate. Food will be served from 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. (football game kick-off). The party will be held just west of the school, north of the main parking lot - look for the tent. The menu will include Texas Roadhouse BBQ pulled pork, hot dogs, chips, and cookies. A free will donation will be . . . read more
Our annual Founders & Grandparents Day celebration will be held on Thursday, October 1st. A special Mass and receiption will be held to honor our school's Founders and everyone who has supported Pius X during the past 59 years with their time, talent and treasure. We also use this event to . . . read more