The Joliet Catholic Academy Director of Alumni Relations helps coordinate reunions for the graduating classes of De La Salle High School, St. Francis Academy, Joliet Catholic High School and Joliet Catholic Academy.

To ensure you receive information regarding your class reunion,  make sure the Alumni Relations Office has your current contact information on file. E-mail call 815.741.0500, ext 269, or fill out the below Alumni Contact Information Form.

Upcoming Reunions

Reunion Updates for the Fall of 2021


JCHS Class of 1956 – 65th Class reunion will take place on Saturday, August 7 at the Jacob Henry Mansion Estate.  Mass at 4 with group photo, cocktails and dinner following.  Questions??  Please contact Ralph Haldorson at

SFA Class of 1959 – 80 year-old CELEBRATION!  Join your classmates at Al’s Restaurant in Joliet on July 21, 2021 for lunch at 12:30 p.m.  Invitations were mailed, if you did not get one please contact Jan Gawenda or Sue Bebar, Alumni Director at  For questions or more information, please contact Jan Gawenda at

SFA Class of 1960 – Class of 1960 will be having a luncheon at Cemeno’s on Tuesday, October 5th from noon – 3 p.m.  $20 per person can be paid at the door and includes Pizza, salad, garlic bread, pop and water.  RSVP to Jan Gould at or by calling JCA Alumni at 815-741-0500, ext. 269.

JCHS/SFA Class of 1961 – The Class of 1961 will be celebrating at the American Legion Post 2625 Ingalls Ave. in Joliet, IL.  on Saturday, November 13 from 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.  Invitations going out shortly.  Cost is $35 per person and includes soup, salad, three entree’s and dessert.  Cash bar will be available.  Music from 6:30 p.m. til 9:30 p.m.  Any questions?  Contact Tom Jukovich at

JCHS Class of 1970 – Join the Class of ’70 for a weekend of activities to celebrate the 50 + 1 years post Catholic High.  Activities are scheduled to take place the weekend of October 1-3rd.  Friday, there will be a pre-game meet and greet at the Dock as well as a post game gathering at Cemeno’s.  Saturday the fun will continue at St. George Social Center in Joliet for dinner, dancing and fellowship.  Finally there will be a mass at JCA in the chapel at 10 a.m. on Sunday, October 3rd.  For questions, please contact John Annis at

JCHS Class of 1971 – It’s a 50 year post graduation party!!  Lots of activities planned for the gentlemen of ’71.  Starting on Friday, October 1st there will be a pre game party at the Knights of Columbus next to Memorial stadium.  Classmates are invited to head over to the game at 7:30 to watch the Hilltoppers take on St. Laurence and a victory celebration will commence after the game back at the Knights.  On Saturday, there will be a tour of the Joliet Prison at 11 a.m.  Reservations are required and can be done by sending payment of $30 to JCA attn: Sue Bebar, Director of Alumni.  The golfers of our class are welcome to meet at Woodruff Golf Course for a 1:30 tee time.  IF any of our classmates still haven’t seen enough of each other, a gathering hosted by SFA Class of ’71 will take place at The Dock at Inwood from 6 pm- 9 pm.  Cost is $45 and can be paid in advance by sending money to JCA.  For more information on any of these events, please contact Sue Bebar at 815-7410-0500, ext. 269.

SFA Class of 1971 – The ladies are ready to party!!  The reunion celebration will take place on Saturday, October 2nd at The Dock at Inwood from 6 pm – 9 pm.  Cost is $45 per person (includes food and drink…pop and cocktails) and payment should be sent either to JCA, attn: Sue Bebar or click the link and pay online   All are welcome to also join the JCHS Class of ’71 at the Knights of Columbus on Friday night before and after the JCA Varsity football game.  Meeting time for the Knights is at 5:30 pm and food and drink are on your own.  Any questions, feel free to contact Sue Bebar, Director of Alumni.

JCHS/SFA Class of 1980 – Let’s celebrate 40 +1 years!!  Reunion is planned for September 24 & 25 beginning with the annual golf outing at Inwood Golf Course.  10 a.m. tee time – $90 per golfer.  Saturday includes a party at the Joliet Moose Lodge #300 on Springfield Ave. from 4 pm – 9 pm.  Cost is $25 per person and the attire is casual.  Questions, please contact Bob Terdich at

JCHS/SFA Class of 1981 – Plans are underway for a celebration of 40 years post high school!  Please mark your calendars for Saturday, October 16th at the Joliet Park District Inwood Golf Course from 6 – 11 p.m.  Invitations will be sent out in mid-August!  Here is the link to register/pay online…

Questions?  Feel free to contact Sue Georgantas Gulas at

JCHS/SFA Class of 1986 – Plans have been made for a gathering to celebrate 35 years post high school!  Come on out to Coom’s Corner in Lockport on Saturday, October 16th from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m.  Cost is $40 for prepaid reservations and includes appetizers.  A cash bar will be available.  To pay online, click the link here…

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Nancy Schreiner at

JCA Class of 1996 – Join your class for the 25 year celebration at Industry Tap House 3115 W. Jefferson Street Joliet, Il. on Saturday, October 2nd at 6 p.m. – ???   Buy your own drinks and food is available at Aurelio’s next door.  There will be plenty of space to gather including an outdoor patio.  Come on out and celebrate with each other 25 years post high school.

JCA Class of 2011 – Come join fellow classmates to celebrate our 10-year reunion! Our reunion will be held Homecoming Weekend, Saturday, October 2nd at the Inwood Golf Course Cart Barn from 6 – 10PM. Please RSVP & pay online at this link by September 18th:  

For questions, please contact Seth Peyla at or Casey Dollinger at


Alumni: Stay Connected! Please fill out the below form to keep us updated on your current contact information and place of employment. Help us to keep you up-to-date and informed on everything Joliet Catholic Academy.


Sue Bebar ’90
Director of Alumni Relations
815.741.0500 ext. 269

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