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(site last updated July 21, 2016)

  • Join us Monday, Sept. 12, 1:00-3:00 pm at "The Market at Liberty Place" (148 W. State St., Kennett Square) for social time with other alumni and friends.  Lots of great food/drink options (pizza, burgers, desserts, and much more).  We'll be at the large wooden tables inside.
  • Thanks to "The Dixie Demons", Walt & Ellie Paynter, Myrna Fridy, Phil Donohoe, and attendees for making our July 16 annual Alumni Social a rousing success!
  • Congratulations, KHS 2016!  Check out your new class page.
  • Thanks to Joyce Dennison, KHS 1960, will spoke at our May 2 meeting.  She talked about a wide variety of experiences, including the discrimination she faced on her first day at Kennett, her participation in protests during her college years, and her life in the military.  Joyce was one of hundreds of college students who were jailed in Baltimore during protests about segregation policies in local theatres.
  • Attention all KHS choir alumni who had Richard Kuiawa as a teacher.  A September 4th 2016 reunion for choir alumni, their families, and friends is planned. Please email: khschoirreunion2016@gmail.com for more information.  Facebook users may search under "KHS Choir Reunion Kuiawa" to submit a friend request.
  • Four reunions are planned for 2016.  Please send us your reunion plans!  Click 'Scheduled Reunions' for current listings.
  • Deaths recently added to website (** denotes a very recent addition).  Married names, if know are in [].  See 'Deaths' pages for full listing of the 3,286 deaths that we know about.
    • **Edith Rita D'Amico [Ciarrocchi], KHS 1944, died July 19.
    • **Mafalda Manfredi [Corrado], KHS 1939, died July 18.
    • **John Wiley Paisley, KHS 1998, died July 17.
    • **Robert John Dunn, KHS 1947, died July 10.
    • **Eva May Campbell [Lake], KHS 1959, died July 3.
    • **Bernard Joseph Dougherty, KHS 1974, died June 27.
    • **Mary Madden [Scott], KHS faculty (1963-1979), died June 12.
    • Elizabeth Jane Stauffer [Keefer], KHS 1948, died May 12.
    • Geraldine Anna Needham [Sheppard], KHS 1951, died May 9.
    • Dean Babcock, KHS 1975, died May 7.
    • Elwood David Darone, KHS 1968, died April 27.
    • Peter Joseph Jingeleski, KHS 1984, died April 24.
    • August Joseph DePippo, KHS  1947, died April 22.
    • Edward A. Woodward, KHS 1960, died April 18.
    • Janice F. Seldomridge [Knott-Leibow], KHS 1955, died April 15.
    • June A. Holmes [Milam], KHS custodian, died April 1.
    • James M. Lafferty, KHS 1942, died March 18.
  • Recent finds from 2010 through 2015:
    • Janet Elaine Olson, KHS 1965, died December 27, 2015.
    • **Joan White Watson [Wallace], KHS faculty (1956-1959), died Sept. 12, 2015.
    • Virginia Ruth Hash [Lambert], KHS 1965, died July 1, 2010.
    • Philip Ruhling Thomforde, KHS faculty (1954-1955), died February 23, 2010.
    • Click here for all 94 changes since April 2, 2016 (ordered by date).
    • Click here for all 94 changes since April 2, 2016 (ordered by class).

Anyone who has attended the high school, even for one year, is an alumnus.

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