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Join us in providing “opportunity” to the current students at Weequahic High School. Become a Member. Buy a Legacy Brick. Donate to a scholarship fund – and visit often!

Alumni, High School,
and Newark News!

  • HALL OF DISTICTION EVENT
    CELEBRATING THE 90TH ANNIVERSARY OF WEEQUAHIC HIGH SCHOOL WEEQUAHIC HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION 2022 HALL OF DISTINCTION INDUCTEES MARCIA (PRINCE) FREEDMAN, Class of 1956 CYNTHIA (HOLIDAY) MOORE, Class of 1968 LAWRENCE LERNER, Class of 1952 BENJAMIN PERLMUTTER, Class of 1942 CYNTHIA (GILLIAM) PIERRE, Class of 1970 DARRYL ROCHESTER, Class of 1971 EVORA THOMAS, Class of […]
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  • CLASS OF 1971 50th REUNION
    THE CLASS OF 1971 HELD ITS 50TH REUNION CELEBRATION ON JUNE 11, 2022 AT THE NEWARK AIRPORT MARRIOTT. THE CLASS PRESENTED THE WHS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION WITH A GRAND TOTAL OF $5,525 IN SCHOLARSHIPS AND NEW MEMBERSHIPS! THEY ALSO GAVE US A NEW BANNER WHICH CAN BE USED FOR UPCOMING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS AT THE SCHOOL […]
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  • ANNOUNCEMENT!
    THE WEEQUAHIC HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE HAVE PROVIDED 28 GRADUATING SENIORS OF WEEQUAHIC HIGH SCHOOL WITH SCHOLARSHIPS TO OFFSET THE COST OF COLLEGE AND/OR TRADE SCHOOL. EACH STUDENT RECEIVED A $2,000 SCHOLARSHIP AND HAS THE OPTION OF USING THE ENTIRE AMOUNT FOR TUITION AND/OR OTHER SCHOOL RELATED FEES, OR […]
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  • WHSAA 2021 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
    We paid out a total of $53,500 in scholarships  during 2021 to 33 June 2021 WHS graduates and 11 prior year recipients who are currently in their 2nd, 3rd or senior year of college. Thank you to the following donors who made significant contributions to either fund a specific scholarship or to support an activity […]
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  • WHSAA LEGACY BRICK
    PURCHASE A BRICK FOR YOURSELF, YOUR FAMILY, YOUR CLASS PROCEEDS WILL SUPPORT OUR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM AND OTHER ACTIVITIES FOR STUDENTS AT THE HIGH SCHOOL OUR GOAL IS TO HAVE THE NEXT SET OF BRICKS INSTALLED IN 2022. HERE IS THE LINK TO DO SO: https://polarengraving.com/weequahicalumni
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  • $46,750 IN SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED TO THE CLASS OF 2021
    The Weequahic High School Alumni Association is proud to announce that 33 students from the Class of 2021 were awarded $46,750 in Scholarships.  As of November, 2021, $53,000 has actually been paid out to these graduates and to WHS graduates who are already in college.  We thank everyone who supports our Mission by maintaining a […]
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  • UPCOMING REUNIONS in 2022
    CLASS OF JUNE 1960 80th Birthday Celebration Sunday, June 5, 2022 / 11 am Old Mill Inn, Basking Ridge, NJ Contact: Harold Klein HMKlein42@gmail.com CLASS OF 1971 50th Reunion Weekend of June 10-12, 2022 Contact: Weequahicclass71@gmail.com CLASS OF 1965 75th Birthday Reunion Weekend of October 31, 2022 (additional details to come) Hilton Garden Inn, Springfield, […]
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  • Weequahic leaves food for thought for future Soul Bowl
    Underclassmen standouts like Marshall lead Weequahic past ShabazzMike Kinney – For The Star-Ledger Rashawn Marshall and a few of his classmates played big roles for Weequahic on this gorgeous Thanksgiving Day, while also being sure to submit their advance orders for more of the same in Soul Bowls to come. Marshall is a sophomore who […]
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  • 2021 HALL OF DISTINCTION VIRTUAL CEREMONY & FUNDRAISER
    On Thursday, April 29th at 6:40 pm., the Weequahic High School Alumni Association will be presenting a 2021 Hall of Distinction Ceremony and Fundraising virtual program. Ten distinguished alumni will be honored.
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  • READ THE ALUMNI CALUMET – SPRING 2020 NEWSLETTER
    Click The Link Below To Read The ALUMNI CALUMET 44-Spring 2020 Alumni Calumet Compressed Postal Edition
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