The First Day of School

The short version: Concerned  freshmen, awaiting instructions. Looks like some must have been double promoted, twice. The cool seniors clearly know the way on everything. Shaka lets them know, in no uncertain terms, it's an "Academics First" institution. There is still a Dean of … [Read more...]

Rich Doyle, Vet & Alumni to lead Beverly Hills/Morgan Park/Mt. Greenwood Memorial Day Parade,

Below is an article from the Beverly Review explaining changes to this years Memorial Day parade, as well as announcing their choice for Grand Marshal, Leo Alumni Richard Doyle class of  1965.   Congratulations Rich, and thanks for all you do  for the vets and the … [Read more...]

The Leo High School Mother’s Club hosted a casino night on Friday May 19th

The Leo High School Mother’s Club hosted a casino night on Friday May 19th at the Red Palm Restaurant in Evergreen Park. The event was a great success and  was well attended by Leo mothers, (of course) faculty members, friends, and a nice contingent of Leo Alumni.  The MC for the evening was Shaka … [Read more...]

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

                     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 … [Read more...]

A Successful 2016 Golf Outing

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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.    … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

Leo Basketball- 1st runner up at State 1A

              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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]