A Successful 2016 Golf Outing

Principal Shaka Rawls, Jack Linehan & John Linehan

The 2016 Leo Golf outing was a great success. On a warm and sunny day in Lemont Illinois, Over 270 golfers, and some 30 guests, joined The Leo Alumni  Association for its Annual Burke-Mahoney Golf Outing  at The Glen Eagles Country Club for some much needed, golf, good times  and Bloody … Continue reading...

Shaka Rawls calls Leo High School “Labor of Love”

              “I’ve made my life’s work helping young men become successful men,” Rawls said. “Being able to do that for a living is just unreal…especially at my Alma mater.”Leo Alumni Shaka Rawls has got the right idea... The following link … Continue reading...

Leo High School Football Schedule for 2016

Greetings Alumni, Jack Hannigan has provided us the schedule for the 2016 Leo High School football season.  When you click on the following link, you will be able to print it out for your use.2016 Leo High School Football Schedule We strongly encourage our alumni to show their support and travel … Continue reading...

Friday Aug 19th, 2016 is the 1st full day of classes

The new school year is here!! All Leo alumni are encouraged to come to Leo H.S. THIS Friday, Aug 19th to welcome our new and returning students to Leo High School. The time is 7:30. The place is Leo High School.  Breakfast will be served after the event.    … Continue reading...

Shaka Rawls ’93 named principal at Leo High School

Shaka Rawls

Reprinted with permission of Beverly Review by Kyle Garmes One of Leo High School’s own is returning to lead the school that is located in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood and counts many 19th Ward residents as alumni. Shaka Rawls, a member of the Class of 1993, officially became … Continue reading...

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. Bernard F. McLaughlin  ’59 His brother, Michael, reports that Bernard passed away on July 26th after along long […]

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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, May 23.

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Jack Schaller, Class of 43, passes away.

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 was proud […]

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

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 cost remains $115 for […]

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