2016 Leo High School Homecoming Game

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WHO: The Leo High School Lions Football Team WHAT: The 2016 Homecoming Game, Leo Lions v Lake Forest Academy WHEN: Friday, Sept 9th  7:00 PM WHERE: Kroc Field,  119th and Throop. All alumni are invited and encouraged to come on out and cheer on The Lions as they go up against Lake … Continue reading...

William Flynn, class of 63 passes away. Visitation is Wednesday August 31

William Flynn 63

Dear Fellow Alumni William Flynn, Class of 63 passed away on August 24, 2016. His visitation will be held at Curley Funeral Home, 6116 W. 111th Street, in Chicago Ridge on Wednesday, August 31st.  Hours to pay respects to our classmate are from 3 pm to 8 pm.  His interment will be private.  As … Continue reading...

Alumni help Leo Students start the 90th year with applause and a handshake

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                     August 19th was the first full day of classes for all students attending Leo High School. Thirty some alumni, joined with teachers and staff in standing on the steps of the school, welcoming … Continue reading...

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.   

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Shaka Rawls ’93 named principal at Leo High School

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 principal and academic director of the school on […]

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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 “Papa Hops” Hopkins truly loved life, […]

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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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