3rd annual Tom Hopkins “Papa Hops” 16″ Softball Tournament

Friday, July 15th 2016 at Kennedy Park, 113 & Western- Start time 5pm 3rd annual Tom Hopkins "Papa Hops" 16" Softball Tournament The Tom Hopkins Memorial Foundation (TIN: 474478737) is a 501(c) (3) fund that was established in the summer of 2014 following Tom’s early passing from cancer. Tom … Continue reading...

Recent Alumni passing’s

We apologize for not being able to post these  memorial  articles until now.  We are striving to keep the Alumni updated as quickly as possible, both here and on the Leo High School  Alumni Face book page. Patrick Meade '54 His daughter reports, he  enjoyed the alumni events including … Continue reading...

Leo High hangs tough after 90 years

Zak Koeske, of the Daily South town, has recently written two interesting articles in regard to  Leo High School  in the past few weeks. In case you missed them in print, you can  read them by clicking the links below. Daily South Town Article May 14th. Leo accepts challenge of recruitment, … Continue reading...

Jack Schaller, Class of 43, passes away.

Jack Schaller

Attention Alumni. Alumnus Jack Schaller, class of 43, passed away on Saturday evening.  Jack was a man of few words, but many many friends. He was a local celebrity who owned and ran the oldest continuously running bar in Chicago.  He served his country with loyalty and pride in World War II, and … Continue reading...

2016 Golf Outing, Glen Eagles Country Club-Wed. Aug. 3rd 9 a.m.

Leo golf initial letter 2016 final

Dear Fellow Alumnus and Golfers, Attached is the application for the 26th Annual Bourke/Mahoney Golf Outing. As in past years, we will again be solving the problems of the world while enjoying a round or two of golf. This year’s outing is a double shotgun affair. Both courses 288 golfers. The … Continue reading...

Leo Basketball- 1st runner up at State 1A

Leo Basketball Class A1 Runners Up

  The Leo Basketball team had a season of great highs and accomplishments. Congratulations to all of the players, coaches, and their families.  Once again, one can not beat Leo pride. Follow the links to articles published in and provided by The Beverly Review about this spectacular … Continue reading...

Glenn Heywood, Class of 51, passes away 3/16/16

Fellow Alumni, Another classmate has passed. The Alumni Association was notified via email on Friday, March 25, 2016. His wife reports that his Alumni sweatshirt and Leo letter were displayed at his wake. The Alumni Association sends its prayers to the family and friends of another brother gone. You can click on the link below […]

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William J. Walker ’75, promoted to Brigadier General of D.C. Army National Guard

[Washington, D.C.— March 7, 2016] – William J. Walker was promoted to Brigadier General, Land Component Command of the District of Columbia, Army National Guard. General Walker was nominated by President Obama, confirmed by the Senate and his formal ceremony took place in January, 2016. Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, Brigadier General Walker attended […]

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Lions Nearly Go All The Way!!

    In case you missed it, Dan McGraths commentary on the Leo Game. is below. It ended a few points short of a state championship, but the 2015-16 basketball season will be remembered as one of the best in Leo High School’s illustrious history. By winning the Melrose Park Regional, the Elgin Sectional and […]

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Congratulations LEO! Super Sectional Champs! Leo advances to the Final 4 of the IHSA 1A Playoffs

Congratulations are in order to the Varsity Basketball Team on their win Tuesday night at Northern Illinois University to capture the DeKalb region Super Sectional Championship. The Leo Lions defeated the Brimfield Indians by a score of 55-51 in an exciting back and forth game that went down to the wire. Leo advances to the […]

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