L-P High School's alumni community is an important piece of the ongoing success of our school and students. L-P alumni are invited to share upcoming reunion events or personal successes here.To share any LPHS Alumni News or upcoming events, contact Matt Baker, Director of Communication & Fundraising, at (815) 220-2703 or email@example.com.The Fall 2023 LP Homecoming Football game and Homecoming Weekend activities will be Friday, October 6.
LaSalle-Peru Township High School is excited to welcome our Cavalier families, community members and alumni to the Homecoming 2023 activities. These events will happen during the week beginning Monday, Oct. 2.
The annual Variety Show begins at 7 p.m. on Monday in Sellett Gymnasium. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with a $3 admission price. Bake sale items and water will be available for purchase. The Homecoming King and Queen will be announced at the end of the Variety Show.
The Homecoming parade will begin at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5. The parade will follow the traditional route, beginning at Fourth and Schuyler streets in Peru and continuing along Route 6 into LaSalle before turning south at Bucklin Street to finish along First Street. There will be a powderpuff football game for students following the parade in Howard Fellows Stadium, beginning at 6 p.m.
The Homecoming Varsity Football game against Ottawa Township High School is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. on Friday. The Homecoming Court will be recognized between the freshman and varsity games.
The Homecoming Dance will be from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday in Sellett Gymnasium. Tickets cost $10 per student. L-P students can bring dates from other high schools, but a dance guest request form must be completed by Friday, Sept. 29. These forms are available from the School Safety Office. Homecoming tickets and t-shirts will be sold during all lunch periods that week. T-shirts cost $15.
Class of 2013
The 10-year reunion will be on Saturday, October 14 at Riverfront Bar and Grill in Peru from 7-10pm. Appetizers will be provided along with drink specials.
A school tour will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, beginning in Matthiessen Memorial Auditorium.
Class of 2003
Friday, Oct. 6
The Auditorium Ballroom, 109 Wright Street, LaSalle
Festivities will begin at 7 p.m. and conclude at midnight. The ballroom will be available during the homecoming game for those not wishing to attend the game. Feel free to come during half time or after the game concludes. A cash bar will be available, information for food will be provided as soon as possible.
Saturday, Oct. 7
Tour of the campus, starting at 10:30 a.m. in the auditorium. Please let us know if you plan on attending.
Cortileno’s, 131 E. Walnut Street, Oglesby
The event will start at 6 p.m. and conclude at midnight. A cash bar and food menu will be available along with indoor/outdoor seating and live music.
Reunion organizers encourage attending both events if able. Please visit the class Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/groups/515174468564179/?ref=share_group_link) to RSVP to the events.
If you have questions, contact Mario Rios at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Class of 1983
Friday, October 6: Pre-game gathering starting at 5:00pm at Fire on Fifth ( The old Westclox building) cash bar and Music by Todd Witek. The post-game party at our classmate's Bar “Brennan’s" in Oglesby.
Saturday, October 7:
LaSalle K of C 5:00-10:00pm
Cash bar, music, sandwiches and appetizers are provided.
For more details visit “The LP Class of 1983” Facebook page or contact Lori (Hurst) Milus at (815) 228-5342.