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You are at the website of the Weequahic High School Alumni Association. Now 18 years old, it has become one of the largest, most active, and successful high school alumni groups in the city of Newark, state of New Jersey, and across America.

The above SLIDE SHOW features some of our distinguished alumni and faculty representing all generations of the high school. So take a step back in time and explore 82 YEARS OF WEEQUAHIC. 

View information about your classmates and friends.  Learn about our extraordinary alumni.  Look for the latest class reunions, alumni and high school events. Tour the picture gallery. Watch a video. Check out our links which will take you to other related websites.

Discover what’s happening at the high school today. Learn more about the WHS Alumni Association. Read our Alumni Calumet newsletters and special articles about our alumni and faculty.  Become a member. Purchase alumni merchandise. Make a contribution to a scholarship fund.  Bookmark this site. Visit often.


WHS Alumni Association Bulletin:

  • Local control of Newark public schools to be restored by the 2017 school year
    After more than two decades of state oversight, local control of Newark schools should be fully restored by the 2017-18 school year, according to a report released Monday by the Newark Education Success Board, the nine-member panel co-created by Gov. Chris Christie and Mayor Ras Baraka last year to help guide the transition back to […]
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  • 2016 Weequahic Football Schedule
    1. Friday, September 9th at 7 p.m. St. Anthony High School (Jersey City) @ Weequahic High School 2. Friday, September 16th at 7 p.m. @ Boonton High School No game on September 23rd or 24th 3. Friday, September 30th at 7 p.m. @ Butler High School 4. Friday, October 7th at 7 p.m. Cedar Grove […]
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  • The Marvin Gibson Memorial Scholarship Fund
    The Marvin Gibson Memorial Scholarship Fund is being established in honor and in memory of Marvin Gibson, a 1978 graduate who played on the football, basketball, martial arts and weightlifting teams at Weequahic. A devoted husband and father, he lived a life full of faith, education, and trust in the Lord. Following his high school […]
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  • LOUIS BAMBERGER – a new book by Linda Forgosh
    Members of the Weequahic tribe know Linda Forgosh as the Executive Director of The Jewish Historical Society of New Jersey who curated the nostalgic “Weequahic Memoirs ” exhibit and authored the book, “The Jews of Weequahic.” Linda, who is an honorary Weequahic alum, has spent the last few years researching and writing a fascinating book […]
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  • 23 Students Receive $31,000 for 2016 Scholarships
    On Friday, June 17, 2016, parents, family members, WHS staff, special guests, and alumni gathered at the Solid Rock Baptist Church in Irvington for a Scholarship Celebration Banquet as the Weequahic High School Alumni Association awarded $31,000 for scholarships to 23 graduating seniors of Weequahic. Since 1998, it has provided nearly 450 scholarships to WHS […]
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  • WEEQUAHIC IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS
    Letter from Christopher Cerf, Newark Superintendent of Schools February 16, 2016 To The Weequahic High School Alumni Association, Thank you for inviting me to attend your recent meeting.  I have long admired the work of WHSAA and appreciated the opportunity to let you know first-hand of my continuing support.  I was also grateful for the opportunity to […]
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  • WINTER 2016 ALUMNI CALUMET HAS BEEN MAILED
    The WINTER 2016 ALUMNI CALUMET has been published and mailed to all current members of the Weequahic High School Alumni Association. The newsletter is 20 pages and features some of the following articles: A Street Corner Named After Sandy Grossman; Band Raises More Than $30,000; Alumni Legacy Walk Fundraising Project; 2015 Scholarship Students; Championship Boys […]
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  • Alumni And Others Have Raised More Than $30,000 For The Marching Band
    In response to an a Star-Ledger article by Barry Carter about the financial needs of the Weequahic High School Marching Band, alumni, community members, the Newark Police and Fire departments, and the Life is Good Apparel Company have raised more than $30,000 for instruments and uniforms. However, much more is needed. If you would like […]
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  • WHS “ALUMNI LEGACY WALK” FUNDRAISER
    To Purchase Your BRICK, Click On The Following Link: http://www.polarengraving.com/WeequahicAlumni. As a special memento and gift to our beloved high school, we have an opportunity to leave a wonderful legacy of our time and memories spent at Weequahic. Through a fundraising initiative of the Weequahic High School Alumni Association that will raise funds for scholarship […]
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  • See our latest videos
    On the Home Page, click on Media and then Video Gallery to see our latest videos on BRAGMAN’S DELI, HOBBY’S DELI, AL BUBBA BAKER ON SHARK TANK, A PHILIP ROTH BUS TOUR OF NEWARK, PHILIP ROTH INTERVIEW, and DR. CLEMENT PRICE’S DOCUMENTARY ON NEWARK.
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