A Bit of Recent History on the Leo Alumni Association Annual Raffle:

Some Leo High School Alumni traditions carry on each year without anyone noticing. Again last year, for the 2019 raffle, winners followed suit “ever so quietly” and shared their good fortune with those who could put the money to better use – the Leo students. Twin brothers Jim and Dennis Hallberg, both 1969 graduates, were […]

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1000 Wins as a Basketball Coach? It could happen this Wednesday at Tom O’Malley’s Last Regular Season Game As A Basketball Coach for St. Xavier University and Retirement Celebration

COME JOIN the SXU Celebration of Tom’s retirement and it could well be a celebration of his 1,000th win as a basketball coach as well Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 5:00 P.M. at St. Xavier University, Shannon Center, 3700 W. 103rd Street, in Chicago Tom is currently at 999 wins and has with 1 more […]

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Participate in the Alumni Brick Sponsorship Program

Spearheaded by our own James Carollo, ’67, Leo’s Alumni Association in concert with Leo High School introduces an opportunity for alumni to memorialize their commitment to our school through the “Lion Brick Campaign” program. Please consider the details below, and click the link to download a copy of the form: Download Flyer Questions? James Carollo: […]

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Robert W. Foster, February 24, 1940 – November 26, 2019, Rest in Peace

It is with a heavy heart that the Alumni Association must inform Leo Alumni, Friends of Leo, and Relatives and Friends of Robert W. “Bob” Foster, of his passing on November 26th, 2019. Among his many achievements in life, for Leo Men, the following excerpts from his obituary, taken from the Robert W. Sheehy Funeral […]

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THERE ARE SEVERAL UPCOMING LEO CHOIR PERFORMANCES:

Treat Yourself and Support the World Renowned Leo High School Choir by Attending at Least One. Performance Dates, Times and Locations: December 3, 2019 – 5:30 pm – Leo Scholarship Benefit, Four Seasons Hotel Chicago. December 6, 2019 – 6:00 pm – “All Hearts Come Home for Christmas”, See Details Below, at the Kroc Center, […]

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Robert Hallberg, class of 1962

The Alumni Association was notified of the passing of an Alumnus who has touched the lives of many through his mentorship and coaching. Bob was an active Coach at Chicago State University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Saint Xavier University. As Coach he amassed over 1000 wins throughout an impressive coaching career that spanned […]

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Robert “Bob” Hallberg, long time basketball coach in memoriam

Robert ” Bob” Hallberg, well known member of the class of 1962, died on November 19th. For an interesting article about Bob, particularly centered on his contributions as a coach at Saint Xavier University please click here. You can also view his obituary here

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Tom Owens, Class of 1954

The Alumni Association was notified of the passing of an Alumnus who has been exceptionally dedicated to the school and, through his work with the homeless through the CARA Program, to his fellow man. That Alumnus is Tom Owens of the Class of 1954. Tom was the beloved husband of Mary Owens nee McWalter, loving […]

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Leo Football v Evergreen Park – Friday, September 6, Game of the Week

Tomorrow night – Friday, September 6th, 2019 – looks like an excellent opportunity to support Leo High School and see a great Football Game at Evergreen Park High School, at 99th and Kedzie Avenue. The weather scheduled to cooperate, partly cloudy and in the low 70’s, so it looks like there couldn’t be a better […]

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Leo Football – Lions off to an Excellent Start With a Win in the Season Opener

The Leo Football has started its season in the best fashion, with an opening win over Christ the King High School. The game served as an opportunity for this year’s talented lions to display what they are capable of and the entire event is detailed in full in the attached article. Support Leo High school […]

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