Annual Spring Banquet April 25, 2014 – This Year – Buy Tickets Online!!

John Boyle John O Shea Conrad Angone Paul Hull Jerry Walsh

It's never too early to start making plans and reaching out to your fellow classmates to join you, for what I believe to be one of the best alumni events in the area.   As in the past this event will be held at the Lexington House, 7717 W 95th St, Hickory Hills, IL. Spring Banquet Tickets To … Continue reading...

Thomas Martin Hopkins ’73 Obituary and Services

Thomas Martin Hopkins '73

The Leo Alumni Community is saddened by the loss of Tom Hopkins at an early age.  Tom was a Leo supporter through both his presence and his deeds, a loyal attendee of the School basketball games and other School and Alumni functions, he also gave to the School in many ways. His obituary … Continue reading...

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Black Adidas Polo Shirt

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Alumni Groups Invest In Their Old Schools

( Rob Hart, For the Chicago Tribune / January 30, 2014 )

Chantilly Butcher, right, Class of 1998, sells raffle tickets to Mike McElherne, Class of 1972, during the annual alumni basketball game last month at Leo High School in Chicago.

As borrowed from chicagotribune.com Former graduates reach across economic divide to lend assist to today's students By Bonnie Miller Rubin, Tribune reporter February 14, 2014 There is a lot of hand-wringing these days, in the media and elsewhere, about the state of America's … Continue reading...

Leo HS Alumni Assn Jack Howard Scholarship Recipient Jeremy Clark ’14

Leo HS Alumni Assn Jack Howard Scholarship Recipient Jeremy Clark '14 with Alumni President Dan Stecich '74

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Cutting Along the Color Line by Quincy T. Mills ’93

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Class of 1993 graduate Quincy Mills has had a busy life since he received his diploma from Leo High School.  He followed Leo by earning his B.S. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, his M.B.A. from DePaul, and an  M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.  He currently occupies … Continue reading...

Alumni Basketball Night 1/31/14 Leo V Gordon Tech

The Alumni turnout was great and the game was fun! Four years ago we started having “Alumni Night” basketball games at which we are spectators not participants.  What started out as 75 alumni in our our spacious gym has grown and has been a very positive item in our very strong Alumni Association. Because Brother […]

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Leo High School Makes the Cover of the Journal of IL History

Although Leo Alumni  of all ages have long considered the storied school to be a wellspring of History of a variety of types, it is always nice when an authority recognizes some particular event the school has been involved in in its historic context. In this case the Authority is the Journal of Illinois History […]

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Facta non Verba Demonstrated!

Lions Track Team Assists St. James for Christmas as borrowed from catholicnewworld.com By Marcus Pass 12/30/13 The Leo High School track team visited St. James Parish Dec. 21 for the fourth consecutive year on Christmas morning to help pass out food and gifts to the homeless. Several members of the National Honor Society, including the […]

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LEO HIGH SCHOOL CHICAGO, ILLINOIS 1930

This year the Leo Alumni Association Vice President, John Gardner (Class of 1975)  delivered a box of documents he received from Joan Howard (a Member of the Leo High Hall of Fame) to the website administrators.  The box included papers which her late husband, the former Alumni President, John (Jack) Howard, had accumulated in regard […]

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