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POSTPONED: AACHS Annual Reception

Updated March 19, 2020 at 7 PM: The AACHS Annual Reception will not be held on June 4th.

The event will be rescheduled for a date to be determined.

More details will be shared as soon as they are available.

Join us on Thursday, June 4, 2020 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM for our annual reception – the Associated Alumni of Central…

Central Alum and World War II Veteran Celebrates 104th Birthday

Fred Gomez is not the kind of guy who spends time sitting around the house, despite turning 104 years old on September 9th, 2019. Twice a week, he takes transportation from his son’s home in Maple Glen, Montgomery County to the Central Bucks Senior Center in Doylestown, Bucks County where he shoots pool…

Central Alumnus Donates Personal Papers to Central High School

Central alumni, faculty and students now have the opportunity to get a glimpse into what it was like to be on the front lines of the world’s financial markets over the last half century. Central alumnus Eugene (Gene) Rotberg (188) has gifted selected speeches and…

Project Cool Breeze

School bells rang for the commencement of the 2018-2019 school year last week, just days before Labor Day. While many students hoped for one more summer day albeit in the sweltering heat, this year, for the first time in the school’s history, students and teachers returned (or were welcomed) to classrooms that are air conditioned. 75 window unit air conditioners …

Join Us For Breakfast and Football on Thanksgiving Day!

Don’t miss this year’s annual Thanksgiving Day breakfast before the big game!

Join your fellow alums, students, faculty and friends on Thursday, November 28th at 8:45 AM at the Tiffany Diner (9010 Roosevelt Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19115) for a hearty breakfast, good conversation and plenty of school spirit!

Then, join us for the annual Turkey…

AACHS Notice of Election

The AACHS Committee on Nominations and Elections, David R. Kahn, (220), chairperson, presents the following nominations for positions on The Associated Alumni of Central High School of Philadelphia Board of Managers. The election will be held at the annual meeting on May 2, 2019 at the Sonesta Rittenhouse in Philadelphia. Details…

AACHS Journal – Winter 2019 Edition

 

The 2019 Winter Edition of the AACHS Alumni Journal has arrived! This edition contains information on the 2019 Annual Meeting; an article on Hall of Fame recipient, Betty Liu; new options for school spirit wear; the AACHS President’s message: “all about the kids” and much more! Please send any feedback to 

Signature Annual Meeting Event will feature two inimitable speakers!

Join us on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 5 PM for The Associated Alumni of Central High School’s Annual Meeting and Dinner at the Sonesta Rittenhouse Square (1800 Market St., Philadelphia).

We are honored to announce our two inimitable speakers for the evening’s program: Jane Golden and alumna Trang Do (261). Ms. Golden is the Founder and Executive…

CHS Ranked Top Overall High School in Philadelphia

Central High School is not only the top high school in the city of Philadelphia, but the top overall school, according to the 2017-2018 School Progress Report (SPR) released by the School District of Philadelphia. This is the second consecutive year that Central has achieved that status. The SPR ranks schools in the areas of achievement, progress,…