• 45 Years is Something to Celebrate!!

    45 Years is Something to Celebrate!!

    Please join us at the Reunion Mass and Dinner on Saturday, October 7th. Mass will begin at 5:00 PM in the Lial Convent Chapel. Fr. Joe Newman, OSFS will be our celebrant.

    Click here to RSVP -> RSVP!!

    Make new friends reacquaint with old ones and celebrate the Lial spirit you share! The school will be open for touring. See how we have grown. We hope you and your family will be a part of this special celebration of Lial’s 45th Anniversary. Please RSVP by Friday, September 29, 2017.

  • A Run/Walk to remember Jack Fineske

    A Run/Walk to remember Jack Fineske

    Join us for the 2nd annual Catching Up With Jack 5K run/2K walk to remember the incredible life of Jack Fineske and help raise awareness and funds for a pediatric cancer cure.

    Sunday, October 1, 2017 / Registration begins at 2:00PM

    Monclova Elementary School
    8035 Monclova Rd. | Monclova, OH

  • The Middle School takes on Washington D.C.

    The Middle School takes on Washington D.C.

    The Middle School students spent the week in Washington D.C. They also stopped in Gettysburg for a tour of the battlefield and museum. Social Studies comes alive when you actually see the places and things you talk about in class. Thank you to the teachers and parents chaperoning this trip!

  • Ultimate Team Building

    Ultimate Team Building

    Our 5th level students had a great time as they spent the week at Camp Storer. Great weather saw them through team building, adventures and Survival day. What a great experience! Thank you to our wonderful teachers and parents that made this a success.

  • Primary unit visits the Zoo

    Primary unit visits the Zoo

    What a beautiful day to learn outside. Thank you to all the parent volunteers and teachers for arranging this special day!

  • Lial’s LaPetite Adventures

    Lial’s LaPetite Adventures

    Lial Catholic School is excited to announce the 2017-2018 Lial’s LaPetite Adventures. These FREE adventures take place on the first Friday of the month at Lial’s school campus. The programs are designed for three- and four-year-olds accompanied by their parent or caregiver to promote learning through everyday adventures. Each adventure is held rain or shine and begins at 10:00 am lasting approximately one hour.  Click here for more information.

    Register today by calling (419) 877-5167

  • Beautiful Playground

    Beautiful Playground

    Lial students have plenty of natural space and fresh air to enjoy the great outdoors. Recess and student breaks are a big part of our day.

  • Falcon Fund

    Falcon Fund

    The Falcon Fund provides the financial support to enhance current programs, fund new initiatives and further the mission of the school. This fund covers the costs of education not met by tuition.

    Click here to learn more.

    Please click here to donate.  


  • Rejoicing in Our Differences

    Rejoicing in Our Differences

    Recognizing and celebrating each child’s unique God-given gifts.

  • Quiet Campus Setting

    Quiet Campus Setting

    The Lial campus was designed to allow for open space for interaction among classrooms, quiet places for thought, fluid space for creativity, and an abundance of God’s natural light to bless us with each day.

  • Special Learning Opportunities

    Special Learning Opportunities

    Imagination Station visits Lial with a great Hands-on Energy exhibit for all age levels. Thank you to our many parent volunteers and generous donor.

  • Faith in Action

    Faith in Action

    There are several opportunities at Lial to put your Faith in Action. The service opportunities are year-round. Also our Middle School students have the opportunity to participate and serve along with many parent volunteers in our CIA, Christian in Action. This youth group not only participates in community out-reach but shares in the fun or working together and making a difference in the lives of others.

Our Mission

Lial Catholic School, sponsored by the Sisters of Notre Dame, provides a caring community focusing on Gospel values and the formation of the whole child. United with parents, Lial is committed to academic excellence and the development of life skills necessary for each child's unique God-given gifts for the service to society.

Dear Friends of Lial,

Greetings and I am glad you are visiting our website. I hope you like what you see and take time to stop by the school and see us in action. Lial is a Christ-Centered School that strives to live the Gospel Values in all facets of life. It is a friendly, Spirit-filled place that I believe you will enjoy.

God Bless you and your family,

Sr. Pat McClain, SND