75th Anniversary Celebration
On Saturday, October 15, 2016, St. Edward High School was host to alums from all decades. The 75th celebration began with tours of the school in the early afternoon, followed by Mass at St. Laurence Church in Elgin. Bishop David J. Malloy concelebrated the Mass with Rev. Andrew Mulcahey and Rev. Andrew Deitz. St. Laurence Parish was the original sponsoring parish when St. Edward High School was founded in 1941. After Mass, alums, faculty and friends of St. Edward joined together at Moretti’s restaurant for an evening of food, music and festivity.
The Class of 1974 celebrated a 60th Birthday “Fiesta” Bash on Saturday, August 6th at Carmina’s restaurant in Elgin. Alumni traveled from across the US to toast their birthday with their classmates. More upcoming events are in the works.
The class of 1996 celebrated it’s 20 year reunion this past fall! Class members and their families attended the Homecoming football game on September 16th, 2016 then met on Saturday, September 17th, at Emmett’s Brewing Co. in Dundee.
We would like to once again congratulate all of the honorees and thank all of the generous supporters of our 2017 Tidal Wave “Lights, Camera, Auction” on April 8, 2017. It was truly a memorable evening. Thank you to Patrick Knott Photography for preserving the memories on film. You can view the evening at: http://www.knott.photography/Events/StEds-Tidal-Wave-2017/>. Be sure to save the date for next year’s Tidal Wave to be celebrated at the Marriott of Hoffmann Estates, April 14, 2018. Watch for more information as Vito and Maria Corso begin making plans for the 29th Annual Tidal Wave.
“The Monarch” 75th Anniversary Special Edition
ALUMNI OF ST. EDWARD HIGH SCHOOL, we are interested in your life post-high school! We would love to see news of college graduations, new jobs, trips, retirements, marriages and new babies (future Green Wave)! Please send your good news to Lauren Jazwiec at firstname.lastname@example.org, or to Joyce Gudino at email@example.com. Photos are encouraged!!!