Just a few of our achievements:

  • College Scholarships to PHS Students over $1,260,000 

  • Academic Wall of Fame

  • Annual Class Reunions

  • PHS Athletic Hall of Fame

  • Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

  • Auditorium Renovation

  • Archival Displays

  • 1856 Room Renovation

  • Alumni Newsletter Annually & Membership Appeal 

  • Maintain over 26,000 Alumni Database

  • Part-time office staff for alumni office

  • PHS cookbook/150th Historical Booklet

  • Memorial & Endowed Scholarships from Alumni

  • Purchased Van for PHS Student Activities

  • Lions Pride Golf Outings

  • Gold Lion Seniors Luncheons

  • Provide funding for Summer Fine Arts Music Camps

Achievements such as these, do not happen without the financial support of our members and donors. Your involvement is greatly appreciated. Consider becoming a member or renewing your membership.

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$30 Annual Membership

Scholarship Donations

Pay Pal is available to donate on our website


Welcome to Peoria High Alumni Association

Founded on May 5th 1856 in Peoria, Illinois, Peoria High School is the seventeenth oldest high school in the nation and the oldest west of the Allegheny Mountains. A school with as proud and diverse a history as Peoria High, needs a support organization just as diverse and proud of the school's heritage.


Established in 1990, the Peoria High School Alumni Association strives to be a financially sound, well-endowed organization with strong leadership and informed, involved and supportive members, dedicated to improving students' potential for lifetime success.


Our mission is to maintain the tradition of Peoria High School by Providing support, recognition, and leadership to the school, its students and its alumni. The Peoria High School Alumni Association follows our Equal Opportunity Policy in all activities and operations. 

Our goals are:

  • To meet the needs of students,

    members and school.

  • Be financially sound and fiscally responsible.

  • Increase and maintain Alumni Association membership, involvement and support.

  • Build an endowment which enhances our ability to satisfy our vision.

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