Still standing proud since 1936, the Anaheim High Gymnasium has served thousands of students and spectators. It's also survived a fire that caused damage to the floor and bleachers. So the instillation of a new gym floor this summer is most welcome and a shining example of Colonist Blue & Gold … [Read More...]
Anaheim alumni who were major players in Hollywood’s Golden Age will be feted at a Sept. 20th gala presented by the school’s award-winning Performing Arts Conservatory (APAC).
The 5th Annual APAC Gala, themed “Echoes of the Past, Footsteps to the Future,” traditionally features professional … [Read More...]
ANAHEIM HIGH SCHOOL HOMECOMING 2014
Celebrating 116 Years as the Home of Champions with Car Show, Reunions & More!
The Anaheim High community will come together Oct. 10 - 12 for a three-day Home of Champions-themed event celebrating the school’s 116th anniversary. Festivities will include the … [Read More...]
Thanks to the generous donations to Anaheim High alumni, $10,500 was awarded in scholarships to 10 members of the Class of 2014 who will be attending UCLA, UCI, and other UC and CSU campuses. Back Row L-R: Jerry Woodward ’59 – AHSAA President; Andy Iniguez, Hayden Guidry, Oscar Garcia, Able Diaz and Jennifer Rodriguez. Front Row L-R: Reon Howard Boydstun – […]
From his humble roots as a farm boy living and working on his parent’s small ranch midway between Garden Grove and Anaheim, Dr. Les Holve advanced to become a doctor who transformed children’s lives as a pediatrician and cleft palate specialist. His childhood was complicated by significant allergies, infantile eczema and asthma, worsened when […]
Frank Kellogg has taken on many titles throughout his life: doctor, valedictorian, soldier, school board trustee, and “President for Life.” The last label was bestowed by his Anaheim High classmates throughout 70 years of reunions. The group of nearly 200 graduates earned their diplomas on D-Day, June 6, 1944. Dr. Kellogg, who retired in 2013 […]
Gania (Demaree) Trotter, an Anaheim Union High School Class of 1944 graduate, along with other alumni, has established an endowed scholarship through the AHS Alumni Association to honor her father, Dr. Paul H. Demaree, who served as a AUHS teacher and administrator from 1925 through 1958. The income from the endowment will provide annual scholarships […]
The AHS Alumni Association is working diligently to honor the valiant men and women from Anaheim High School who perished while serving their country from WWI to the War on Terror. Thus far, the Anaheim High Fallen Heroes and Colonists Veterans Project has resulted in the identification of 59 Anaheim High Fallen Heroes who are listed here: […]
One of Anaheim High’s most successful athletes is Class of 1963’s Loy M. Petersen, the only graduate to play in the National Basketball Association. Petersen, a 6-foot-5 forward and guard, was selected by the Chicago Bulls in the second round (17th overall) of the 1968 NBA draft. He played 69 career games over two seasons […]
DON LIEBHART- AUHS CLASS OF 1945 Destined to be a Colonist, Don Liebhart was born June 15, 1927 in Anaheim, and grew up dreaming of becoming an Anaheim High athlete. However, those dreams were dashed when he was stricken with polio in early childhood. With encouragement from his father, who would not let his son use his […]