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Paly ~ Class of '61



2019 is going to be a GREAT YEAR!!!  


"When we're connected to others, we become better people."

-- Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture


Karl and Kent

Mike and Hilda Crady 

Verity Cook and Ron Holmes

Harry Kellogg, Bob Langfelder, Isolde


Paly Tour led by Arne Lim , Paly grad and math teacher

Many more Reunion photos to come.  Having problems with website's software. 




 Join the 2018 Centennial celebrations 

Watch the Video guided tour of the "new" PALY CAMPUS

Click on link below and then each stop on the map.



Sunday - October 7, 2018 - Re-enactment of march to Paly from Channing House

For addt'l photos of Sunday's festivities, click here.  You may see some people you know. 


March from Channing House to new Paly campus December 1918

Clem Wiser Plaque Dedication Ceremony - above and below

guess who?

Paly band did a great job.  Everyone had a lot of fun!!!

Yes, even 1942 Paly grads marched from Channing House to the Paly campus on Sunday





March, 2019 - Gala Celebration - Lucie Stern Community Center

 Paly's year-long Centennial Celebration commenced in August, 2018.  The Alumni Association invites you to join their site at www.palyalumni.net to keep abreast of the activities taking place on campus throughout the year.  



Campaniles, Madronos, and more...

click on > http://palyjournalismarchive.pausd.org/


The Palo Alto High School Journalism Archive preserves over 120 years of student voices by digitizing award-winning Paly publications from 1895 to present day. Explore this unique collection, which offers student perspectives on important local, national and international events.  All Madronos, available Campaniles and other publications are included in these archives.



"The high school experience is the mother lode of group memories. It's the imprint and paradigm because that's where our roots are; it was the site of our coming of age and where adult life started, where we found our first role models and maybe our first love."  Dick Henning





•   Janice Hopkins (Baza)  1/17
•   Dana Reed  1/17
•   Chris Collopy (Moody)  1/19
•   Gretchen Shafer (Simpkins-Fry)  1/19
•   James Craig  1/20
•   Charles Zinser  1/22
•   Paul Beckett  1/23
•   Donald Talbott  1/27
•   Susan Johnson (Herodes)  1/28
•   David "Dave" Hoefer  2/2
•   Betty Spencer  2/3
•   Harold "Bert" Hurlbert  2/4
•   Victoria Koehler (Pearce)  2/7
•   Sharon Welty (Tinkler)  2/7
•   Bardy (Barbara) Givan (Wallace)  2/8
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Who lives where - click links below to find out.

1 lives in Alaska
8 live in Arizona
1 lives in Arkansas
159 live in California
7 live in Colorado
1 lives in Connecticut
1 lives in District Of Columbia
6 live in Florida
1 lives in Guam
4 live in Hawaii
4 live in Idaho
2 live in Illinois
2 live in Indiana
1 lives in Kansas
1 lives in Kentucky
2 live in Maryland
3 live in Massachusetts
1 lives in Michigan
3 live in Minnesota
1 lives in Montana
14 live in Nevada
1 lives in New Hampshire
1 lives in New Jersey
2 live in New Mexico
2 live in New York
4 live in North Carolina
1 lives in Ohio
17 live in Oregon
2 live in Pennsylvania
1 lives in Rhode Island
1 lives in South Carolina
1 lives in Tennessee
5 live in Texas
5 live in Utah
2 live in Virginia
12 live in Washington
1 lives in Australia
1 lives in Austria
1 lives in Dominica
1 lives in Italy
1 lives in Philippines
2 live in United Kingdom
20 location unknown
81 are deceased