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PROFILE UPDATES


•   Charles "Hop" Fuhrmann  11/22
•   Lavelle Ware (Brown)  11/13
•   Richard Arnette  11/8
•   Susan Ewing (Wolfe)  9/20
•   Tom Wolf  8/3
•   Sandra (Sandi) Parr (Willingham)  7/20
•   Marlene Olson (Jowell)  7/10
•   Linda Ezzell (Owens)  7/10
•   Doug Sethness  7/10
•   Helen Russi Menger (Crain)  7/10
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UPCOMING BIRTHDAYS



•   Ronnie Scharlack  11/26
•   Sally Burns (White)  11/27
•   Richard Arnold  11/29
•   Catherine Dennis (Costolo)  11/30
•   Ann Denton (Wells)  11/30
•   Frederick "Hippy" Mengden  12/4
•   Roy Alexander  12/6
•   Pat Shaw (Roth)  12/9
•   Jean Blocker Castleberry (Adsit)  12/10
•   Katherine (Kathy) Pace (Totten)  12/10
•   Carolyn Parish Rogers (Friestman)  12/12
•   Beverly Ann Hooper (Carroll)  12/15
•   Janet Hooper (Thompson)  12/16
•   Jim Hardy  12/17
•   Sharon "Kay" Hardy (Marshall)  12/20
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MISSING CLASSMATES


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WHERE ARE THEY NOW


WHERE WE LIVE


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3 live in Alabama
1 lives in Alaska
4 live in Arizona
3 live in Arkansas
17 live in California
2 live in Colorado
10 live in Florida
4 live in Georgia
2 live in Illinois
2 live in Kansas
2 live in Louisiana
3 live in Maryland
1 lives in Massachusetts
1 lives in Minnesota
3 live in Missouri
2 live in Montana
1 lives in Nevada
1 lives in New Jersey
3 live in New York
5 live in North Carolina
2 live in Oklahoma
1 lives in Pennsylvania
1 lives in South Carolina
3 live in Tennessee
217 live in Texas
4 live in Virginia
4 live in Washington
1 lives in Wisconsin
1 lives in Germany
1 lives in Mexico
8 location unknown
87 are deceased

JOINED CLASSMATES


Percentage of Joined Classmates: 65.4%


A:   210   Joined
B:   111   Not Joined
(totals do not include deceased)

Welcome to the Alamo Heights Class Of 1963 website. Here you can reconnect with our classmates and join with us in reliving memories of those days we shared at good old AHHS!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                     

       

 

 

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

The ladies of the class of 1963 will hold a luncheon on Saturday, December 3, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. at Wah Kee Oriental Restaurant, 18360 Blanco Rd., San Antonio 78258. The group will meet in the party room at the back of the restaurant. Wah Kee is located in a retail center to the east of Blanco Rd. and just north of Loop 1604. If you're coming from 1604, turn right at the first traffic light north of the loop.  If you wish to review the menu in advance, see  http://www.wahkeechinese.com . For more information, contact Lavelle Brown at lb78230@sbcglobal.net or at 210-601-3020.

A Brief History: The first Alamo Heights High School was opened in 1909. It was a two-room frame building in front of the site of the present Cambridge Elementary School building. In 1912, a new school on the same location contained eight rooms and an auditorium. In 1922, the first high school building was finished and was under supervision of the County Superintendent of Schools. The first graduating class from the high school, in May of 1925, had sixteen graduates. In 1928, the elementary and junior schools were built on the same site. In 1937, a 21-acre tract of land at Broadway and E. Castano was purchased; a new high school would be erected on that land. Soon, the football stadium and tennis courts were on the new grounds. Plans were started before 1941, but they were laid aside. Preliminary drawings of the school began in 1942; many meetings and inspection trips to other schools followed. On April 4, 1948, the bond issue passed by a vote of 3 to 1. Teachers submitted plans for their rooms and the facilities that they would need. A study of the educational needs of the community was made. Construction of the gymnasium began in January of 1949; work on the school started in June of 1949. The homemaking cottage was started in September. The school building was completed and opened for public use in September of 1950. During the late winter of 1956, construction was started on the north wing of the main building, vocal, music and speech rooms, and the auxiliary gymnasium. These facilities were ready for use at the beginning of the next school year. Extensive remodeling of the central wing to increase and improve the science and foreign language laboratories, an addition to the library, and the construction of the south wing were started during the summer of 1960 and were completed early in the spring of 1961. The demonstration-lecture room of the cottage was added during the summer of 1963. An extension to the north wing, additional dressing facilities for physical education, and stadium improvements were completed during the 1964-65 school year. New lights were placed on the football field in 1968, and the natatorium and air conditioning of all classroom buildings were completed during the 1969-70 school year. In 1989, 1998, 2000, 2005 and 2010 Alamo Heights patrons approved bond elections to provide improvements and additions to the high school and all district buildings.
SCHOOL COLORS: Blue and Gold ~ SCHOOL MASCOT: Mule “Caledonia”

There is an easy way to look at the yearbooks from 1959-60 (our freshman year) to 1963, by following these links:

1959-60 

http://www.classmates.com/yearbooks/Alamo-Heights-High-School/32966

 

1960-61

http://www.classmates.com/yearbooks/Alamo-Heights-High-School/124267

 

1961-62

http://www.classmates.com/yearbooks/Alamo-Heights-High-School/120904

 

1962-63

http://www.classmates.com/yearbooks/Alamo-Heights-High-School/167267