Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School is a nonprofit 501c3 organization, established in 1997. All donations are tax deductible. The purpose of Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School is to provide a volunteer effort to encourage continued interest in and support of the high school. Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School specifically will:
Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School is a nonprofit volunteer operated organization, established in 1997. The purpose of the Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School is to provide volunteer effort to encourage continued interest in and support of the high school. The Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School specifically will:
- (i) provide a central place for the interested public and
graduates to communicate and to be informed about
the school, thereby increasing awareness and
broadening interest in its programs and needs;
- (ii) provide a vehicle to collect moneys for scholarships and other material gifts to the school
- (iii) maintain a web site and a directory for the purpose of fostering communicati
Who Can Join the Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School website? - Alums and Teachers.
How Much Does it Cost to Join? - It is FREE to join.
However, we are seeking donations to pay for the 10-year subscription for the software provided through Class Creator. See Homepage or Donations on Menu - top of page. Certain classes have a reserve fund for reunion events. If you can spare $100-$500 to support the Alumni Association, it will help us to increase our services and enhance our site.
What services does the Alum site provide?
What Activities does the Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School Sponsor or perform?
Who are the primary contacts who maintain the site?
Who "Hosts" the site? The site is hosted with software provided by Class Creator.
What has Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School been up to since 1997?
Next Board Meeting will be late June 4,, 2019, 3:30pm - Tower Patio
Board of Directors Report - October 2, 2018
Alumni and Friends of Palo Alto High School
Board Minutes - February 11, 2019
Room 33, Paly Tower 3:30 - 5:00 PM - MEETING MOVED TO NEW LIBRARY AFTER TOUR
PLEASE KEEP IN TOUCH WITH PALYALUMNI.NET website- Read it, add to ti, send information etc. join it!1
PRESENT WERE JOHN, SALLY , JIM, JUNE, MARY, BOB S. , ARNE ,LORI, ERIC AND EDIE
3:30 Call to Order in front of library
Treasurer’s Report - Mary $14, 259.24
Update on Paly’s first semester – Arne talked about the new administration getting organized and the focus on staff development for social and emotional well-being. 2,125 Paly students.
Hall of Fame Report-
Jim Drake – Jim described this project
Vote on giving May 2017 scholarships - $1000 each for 2 worthy seniors. APPROVED John will again present these awards in late May.
Paly’s 100th update - March 23 Gala - At meeting time, this day is planned to celebrate 100 years of Campanile, lots of campus tours and a big party Saturday night. UPDATE- party was cancelled when performer became ill and attendance was low. Campanile will publish special edition. There will be tours and celebration on March 23 from 12-2pm (post event update - attended by over 150 people.
2019 Reunions to date
1953 - annual in August 24 - mini-reunion
1969- Aug 10
1979- Sept 14
1989- June 28
Website – everyone check palyalumni.net and join up.
Nov 2017 - Oct 2018
President: Edie Miller
Vice President: Lori Ann Hammar Sapigao
Secretary: June Casey
Treasurer: Mary Atwater
Members at Large: Ralph Britton, John Cabrera, Jim Drake, Kirsten Essenmacher, Nan Hagan, Kirsten Missett, Bob Strohecker; Historian, Bob French; Arne Lim, Staff Liaison and #1 Tour Guide; and Yee Lee - Tech Advisor.
Election of officers takes place annually at the October meeting. Currently the BOARD OF DIRECTORS meets three times a year to address special projects at Paly. We welcome participation by Alumni, parents of current and past Paly students as well as community members. Please consider donating your time to Paly! Contact Edie Miller: firstname.lastname@example.org