Edward Ryan ’57 ~ Chicago Catholic League Hall of Fame Nomination

Chicago Catholic League Hall of Fame Nomination Edward Ryan ’57 Edward Ryan attended and played football for Leo High School from 1953-1957. During that time Leo won the City Championship, All City, All State, MVP Tom McCann Award, Noble E. Kaiser Award MVP, H.S. All American (New World, etc.), Freshmen FB Notre Dame (57), Michigan […]

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Benefit for Tony Delcorse – Son of Sal Delcorse ’66

Benefit for Tony Delcorse -Son of Sal Delcorse Leo Class of ‘66   Sixteen year old Tony Delcorse was diagnosed with a very rare form of leukemia in 2004 and has battled the disease with numerous blood transfusions and an aggressive chemotherapy.  Despite the heroic treatments, the only hope for Tony Delcorse beating this form […]

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Leo High School Boxers Fight for Charities 2007

Notre Dame’s Tom Zbikowski & Leo High School Boxers Fight for Charities Tommy Z’ Debut in The Garden If You Blinked, You Missed it!  Great Job to Leo Man Mike Joyce (Tom’s Manager) Leo Boxers to Fight on the cards for the Notre Dame University Charity event 12 amateur bouts Cystic Fibrosis; Standing Tall &Charlie […]

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Leo Says Goodbye To A Great Guy, Jack Howard ’61

Leo Says Good bye to a Great Guy, Jack Howard ’61 All of Our Guys are Going to Miss You, Jack    Jack Howard ’61 1944-2006

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Leo High School’s Notable Notes 2006

Sean Tyler ’07 will attend the National Young Leaders Conference in Washington D.C. & was the Leo High School Speaker for the 7th Annual Veterans Observance. Andrew Caldwell ’07 will attend Central State University in Wilberforce, OH his first choice college . Central State University is one of the oldest historically black institutions in the […]

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Lion Inspirations 2006

The Highest reward for a person’s toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it – John Ruskin It is one of the most beautiful compensations of this life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself – Ralph Waldo Emerson Keep your heart free from […]

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Congratulations Students 2006

Members of the Leo High School Student Council President – Marcus Dale Vice President – Andrew Caldwell Treasurer – Kevin Woods Secretary – Kevin Morris The Leo High School Student Body Exceeding this Year’s Goal in Red Cross Blood Donations Leo Lions Football Team members for making the First and Second Teams All-Catholic Conference Omotiya […]

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Leo High School Helping Hands 2006

Mr. Bill Koloseike ‘45 (Bill Kay) for donating $ 500,000 to Leo High School Mr. Denny Conway ‘62 and Dr. Jack O’Keefe ‘59 for volunteering to prepare Leo Students for the ACT & SAT Exams. Mr. Tom Durkin ‘64 for Sponsoring the Leo Law Seminar; Thanks Tom! Mr. Tom Lynch ’73 for doing a complete […]

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IL State Rep Mary Flowers (D) 31st District Awarded Grant Funds to Expand Leo High School 2006

Illinois State Representative Mary Flowers (D) 31st District awarded grant funds to expand Leo High School’s after-school opportunities for students. Specifically, Leo High School will provide tutoring, mentoring, and coaching to enhance reading and math skills, direct students to more positive success in academics and athletics, and strengthen physical, mental, and intellectual growth through boxing. […]

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Robert Foster ’58

Produced from the original story written by Patrick Hickey ROBERT FOSTER ’58 In 1926 the Congregation of Christian Brothers staffed Leo High School in the Archdiocese of Chicago.  From that year until 1991 the Christian Brothers of Ireland educated and molded the characters of many generations of young men from Chicago’s South Side.  Most of the young […]

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