The 2014 Pius X Fall Play is the "Classic 'Cold War' Comedy" by Woody Allen, " Don't Drink The Water. " Four performances will be presented and are open to the public: Thursday, October 23rd at 7:00 p.m. Friday, October 24th at 7:00 p.m. Saturday, October 25th at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. All Performances are held in in the Pius X Learning and Performing Arts Center located on the west end of the school. Tickets are $7 for students and $8 for adults and are available at . . .
Pius X seniors Madison Royse and Firdavskhon Nasimov swept top honors at the annual Chemistry Day held Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln (UNL), each bringing home one of two $1,500 scholarship prizes. The budding scientists also earned awards in two science competitions during the day-long event. Approximately 300 students and teachers from all over the state came to Chemistry Day to participate in science demonstrations, Chemistry lab tours, hands-on science experiments and competitions at the UNL Chemistry Department. Students, parents, and . . .
The 2014 Pius X High School yearbook has been inducted to Walsworth Yearbook’s Gallery of Excellence for the second year in a row. This places it among the small percentage of yearbooks printed by the Missouri-based Walsworth Publishing Company that are selected for their gallery. As part of the honor, the Pius X yearbook will be shared with many people and used by their nationwide sales force as a great example and loaned to schools across the country. Yearbooks are also displayed at regional, state and national conventions and workshops. In addition, covers, spreads and . . .
Pius X will once again participate in the Southeast Nebraska Student Hunger Drive. Starting October 8th, please drop off food in the front of the LPAC. Last year, Pius X won 1st Place in the district collecting the most pounds of food. Please help us fight hunger with this awesome drive. Food will be collected until November 3rd with a goal of collecting 10,000 lbs. For more information, contact: Jeanne Vaggalis or Shelly Pick .
Pius X freshman swimmer Caroline Theil has been selected to attend the prestigious USA Swimming National Select Camp to be held at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO, on October 23-26 th . This places Theil among one of the top 32 female swimmers in the nation in the age 14-16 category. Theil qualified for the camp after being selected from the USA Swimming SWIMS database of top times. Her speed also has also earned her a spot at competing in the USA Swimming Junior Nationals meet in Seattle, WA, to be held December 10 th -13th of this year. Theil, daughter . . .
The Nebraska School Athletics Association (NSAA) and sponsor U.S. Bank have named Lincoln Pius X High School Senior Gus Mattern as one of its 2014-15 Believers & Achievers award recipients. Mattern is one of 48 selected among 437 nominees considered to be outstanding leaders within their schools and communities. Believers & Achievers is a state-wide program designed to give recognition to Nebraska’s outstanding senior students. Mattern was nominated for the award by Pius X Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Tim Aylward. In making their selections, the NSAA . . .
On October 7, 2014, Pius X High School students, teachers and administrators gathered along the school’s A Street location to dedicate the planting of five new trees and several shrubs made possible by a $1,000 grant received from the Lincoln Parks Foundation. Also on hand for the ribbon-cutting ceremony was the foundation’s interim Director, Christie Dionisopoulos, who came to congratulate the Pius X Landscaping Club students in their successful project to help beautify A Street by replacing the diseased trees in that location with five new, healthy ones. After . . .
Your help is needed to protect the future of Pius X and ensure the success of this year's Fund for Pius X ! Our annual fund drive is gearing up for the phone-a-thon phase on Sunday, Nov. 9th, Monday Nov. 10th and Tuesday Nov. 11th. On these days, all parents, alumni, and parents of alumni who have not yet responded to the Fund for Pius X letter/appeal will be contacted. This is a fun time to connect with . . . read more
Pius X High School was recognized by The Cardinal Newman Society as it released this year’s list of schools selected as the Catholic Education Honor Roll 2014 Schools of Excellence . This distinct honor places Pius X among the top 5 percent of Catholic High Schools in the United States. Since 2004, the Honor Roll has . . . read more