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Cancelation: 2020 Dream Big in Color Fun Run

Due to order of the Governor of Illinois and our QPS Superintendent regarding the COVID-19 virus, all school events with participation over 250 people are required to be canceled until May 1. Unfortunately, our Dream Big in Color 5K Fun Run falls into that category. We have determined that due to scheduling difficulties, it will…

April 13 Deadline for Teacher Grants

Update: Application Deadline Pushed Back to April 13. In wake of the QPS school closings, we want to allow a bit more time for educators to apply, so we’ve pushed our application deadline back to Monday, April 13. Attention QPS staff! Don’t miss the spring window for QPSF Teacher Grant applications. Grants are available in many…

Kathleen Dooley Aspiring Musician Scholarship 2020

The Kathleen Dooley Aspiring Musician Scholarship was established through the leadership of QHS Alum, Ryan Jude Tanner (Class of ’97), who founded The Kathleen Dooley Endowment for Advancement of Students of Music and the Arts in 2019. Nearly three generations of Kathi’s students contributed to the fund. It is a $500 scholarship awarded annually to a current QHS Sophomore…

Letter of Support for QPS and the March Referendum

On behalf of the Board of Trustees of the Quincy Public Schools Foundation, we are submitting this letter to the school district in support of the referendum proposed for the March ballot. Dear Mr. Webb and members of the Quincy Public School District Board of Education: In fulfillment of our mission and purpose to acquire…

55-Year: Class of 1965

The QHS Class of 1965 will hold its 55th Class Reunion on August 28 & 29, 2020. The contact person for more information is Nancy Neadeck 217-242-7034 email: nancy47@comcast.net

Dream Big 2019 Annual Campaign Launch

The QPS Foundation will launch its 2019 Dream Big Annual Campaign on Monday, September 16 from 5:30pm  to 7:00pm in the Commons and east courtyard area at QHS. All supporters and stakeholders are invited to join this year’s Campaign Chairs, John and Dale Stevenson, as we announce our campaign goal and Dream Big honoree. Light…

45-Year: Class of 1974

QHS Class of 1974 45th Reunion September 6-7, 2019 Join us as we celebrate surviving another 5 years! The classes of 1974 and 1975 are also invited. Friday, Sept. 6 – 6:00 – 10:00pm One Restaurant Saturday, Sept. 7 – 6:00 – 10:00pm Dick Brothers Brewery Additional Information: Contact: Jeff Spear jeff@hansenspear.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/1974renuion/ Download the…

20-Year: Class of 1999

Let’s Party Like It’s 1999 QUINCY SENIOR HIGH ALUMNI ORDER OF EVENTS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2019 HOMECOMING TAILGATE STARTS AT 5:30 PM celebrating 20 years of excellence FLINN MEMORIAL STADIUM 4400 MAINE ST. QUINCY, IL (TAILGATE TENT ON EAST SIDE OF PARKING LOT) *NEXT TO SOCCER FIELDS Family Friendly! Alcohol permitted & add a dish…

60-Year: Class of 1959

Dates: September 27, 2019 – Dick Bros. Brewery, Quincy, IL September 28, 2019 – Elks Club, Quincy, IL

10-Year: Class of 2009

Meghan (Townley) Stumpf here with the class of ’09. I’m part of the planning committee and we have a date for our reunion and we are home stretch of finalizing the details for our event. Two Events on Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019. Details and Tickets Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/quincy-high-school-class-of-2009-10-year-reunion-tickets-68149493971 If you would like communication about the…