Thursday Sep 26th (unless noted)


Socializing (cash bar and light appetizers)

7:30-10:30 pm
Barrel House Social
100 W. Burlington
La Grange
Cash Bar

RSVP to by Sept 1.


Friday at 3:45

Meet at the front door on Cossitt Ave.


Forest Road CL66/St Louise

Forest Road Tour


  • Tour the building
  • Meet teachers
  • Meet the principal

Gathering at “The Old Johnny’s” (now Mattone)


Mattone Restaurant and Bar
1st & LaGrange Road
LaGrange Park, IL 60526

  • Apps
  • Soft drinks free
  • Cash Bar

Dinner at Mattone


  • Warm Garlic Bread
  • Penne Pasta with meat sauce or marinara
  • All-You-Can-Eat Chicago style pizza (4 different choices)
  • Salad
  • Dessert

Cost is $50/person

This registration form contains payment information. Please complete and email it to
More information on this event is on facebook.




4:00 pm – meet at the school.


5:00 pm

Hillgrove Tap
800 Hillgrove Ave
Western Springs
(corner of Wolf Rd.)


St. John of the Cross


4:00 pm
Please contact Peter King ( if you are interested in attending.  



7:00 pm

917 West 25th Street
Countryside, IL  60525
(a block west of Brainard)





Oak Street School

Oak School is now the American Nuclear Society. Due to efforts of Mark Johnson, we can take a tour of the facility.


Friday 3:00pm

Meet at the main entrance to the Society.
(wear lead!)
American Nuclear Society
555 North Kensington Avenue
La Grange Park, Illinois 60526 



Message from your reunion coordinators

Fellow Highlands Classmates-

Our Highlands reunion is coming up soon. I hope everyone is looking forward to it as much as we are. Plans are now finalized. See below for details and payment information.


4 PM – guided by the current principal, Mr. Papierski. We’ll meet at the front door to the middle school.

Drinks, dinner and lots of reminiscing

6-9 PM at:

Irish Times Pub & Restaurant
8869 Burlington Ave.
Brookfield IL, 60513

The pub is about (5 miles/13 mins) from Highlands Middle School. Dress will be casual.
We will be in The Cozy Cottage.

Dinner will consist of an appetizer, salad, 2 entrees, soda, iced tea & coffee all served buffet style. It is a cash bar. The cost will be $29 a person.

Please send payment (made out to Kathy Gough), name (including maiden name), spouses name if applicable, number attending school tour, and number attending dinner to:

Kathy Gough (previously Parrott)
545 Great Hill Dr.
Ballwin, MO 63021

We will email you to let you know we received your check. The deadline is Sept. 1st. No one will be admitted without a reservation, and there is no payment at the door.

There is also a Highlands Facebook page set-up that will have this information,

Can’t wait to see you there-
Kathy Parrott Gough (
Sue Starkey Maughan
Pat Lalish Gardner




Friday at 4:00 pm (

Coordinator: Debbie Roche LaSala –


Congress Park School


6:00 PM

9311 Shields Avenue, Brookfield, IL
East Side of School

Lots of laughs and reminiscing

7:00 PM

Irish Times Pub – East Room (Not the Cottage)
8869 Burlington Avenue, Brookfield, IL

  • Appetizers will be provided
  • Cash Bar
  • Dress is Casual
  • Cost is $25.00 Per Person

Please send your check by September 1st to:

Shari Hoffman Haney
921 South Ashland Ave
La Grange, IL 60525

Gurrie Middle School


Friday at 4:00 pm

Edmund Hood, Gurrie Middle School Principal will host a tour of Gurrie Middle School.

Address: 1001 S Spring Ave, La Grange, IL 60525. 

Phone: (708) 482-2720.

Please arrive the front office to check-in and Principal Ed Hood will host and accompany us for the tour down memory lane. 

It would be helpful if you could please email David Suchomel ( with the following information:

  • Name (including maiden name)
  • Name of spouse/partner if attending
  • Email address
  • Phone
  • Number attending school tour

It would be helpful if you could e-mail that you are planning to attend but this is not required.  You can just show up.  I hope to see you fellow Gurrie graduates attend our tour.

Other middle schools

Following are the coordinators for additional Middle Schools reunions. Please contact them if there isn’t a reunion already listed on this site. Please offer to help if you would like to get involved!

“You and I will meet again
When we’re least expecting it
One day in some far off place
I will recognize your face
I won’t say goodbye my friend
For you and I will meet again”

– Tom Petty

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