OFFICIAL

Crown Point High School
Alumni Association

Next Meeting

Our next meeting is on Wednesday, March 25, 2015
at the Crown Point Civic Center, Clark & East Street,  Crown Point, Indiana. Beginning  at 6:30 p. m.
The March meeting of the CPHS Alumni Association will be the Annual Meeting of the Organization.


SECOND ANNUAL ALUMNI 

GLOW-IN-THE- DARK BOWL

Will be held at THE SUPERBOWL in Crown Point on Saturday, March 07, 2015.
Tickets are on sale and can be purchased from any CPHS Alumni Board Member,
or by calling (I-219-742-8150). Last year’s event was a smashing success.
Only Sixty (60) tickets are available. Don’t miss this year’s fun. 


2015 Hall of Fame Inductees

We are proud to announce the nominees to be inducted into the Crown Point High School Alumni Halls of Fame.
Former students – Susan K. McConnell, Class of 1976; William F. Carroll, Class of 1969; Shelli Hall VanDenburgh, Class of 1988;
and James J. DePaoli, Class of 1969.
Former Teachers – Deborah Taylor Cuffia, 1973-2013; Joseph C. Heuer, 1956-1989; Nancy Huber May, 1970-2009;
Tom May, 1970-2009; and Malcolm “Mac” P. Ruby, 1943-1977.
The four outstanding Bulldogs and the five outstanding Bulldog Teachers will be entered into their respective CPHS Hall of Fame
on Saturday, April 18, 2015.


2015 Scholarship Forms Now Available

Attention Class of 2015. Crown Point Alumni Scholarship Applications are now available in the Guidance
Office. They are due back in on April 7, 2015. A Big Surprise awaits the winners of these scholarships. Also a “new” scholarship will be added this year. Good Luck to All.


Hall of Fame Banquet Set For April

You are cordially invited to
Crown Point High School Alumni Association’s
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Dinner

Hall of Justice
220 South Main Street
Crown Point, IN 46307
Saturday, April 18, 2015

5:30 p.m. Cocktails (cash bar)
6:00 p.m. Dinner
$40.00 per person
$35.00 a person for lifetime members

We are proud to honor as our
“2015 Hall of Fame Inductees”
William F. Carroll, Class of 1969
James J. DePaoli, Class of 1969
Susan K. McConnell, Class of 1976
Shelli Hall VanDenburgh, Class of 1988

We are also proud to honor into our
“2015 Teacher Hall of Fame”
Deborah Taylor Cuffia,
Joseph C. Heuer,
Nancy Huber May, Thomas May,
and Malcolm “Mac” P. Ruby

RSVP by April 1, 2015
Make checks payable to: CPHS Alumni
PO Box 240 Crown Point, IN 46308
Call Terry Lee, President with any questions at 219-921-9579


Lady Bulldog Basketball 2014-15

Nov. 14 Hammond Noll {2A} L 42- 48
Nov. 18 at Andrean {3A} W 45- 36
Nov. 21 at Hanover Central {3A} W 61- 40
Nov. 25 at East Chicago Central {4A} W 51- 50
Nov. 28 at LaPorte {4A} L 44- 66
Dec. 5 Portage {4A}‡ W 46- 42
Dec. 12 at Valparaiso {4A} W 52- 40
Dec. 13 at Penn {4A} L 16- 64
Dec. 16 Highland {4A} W 62- 21
Dec. 19 Lake Central {4A} L 37- 54
Dec. 23 South Bend St. Joseph {3A} L 40- 61
Dec. 29 Pike {4A} L 26- 57
Dec. 30 Mooresville {4A} L 32- 51
Jan. 3 at Munster {4A} W 57- 28
Jan. 6 at Hammond Morton {4A} W 55- 41
Jan. 12 Michigan City {4A} L 50- 54
Jan. 17 at Merrillville {4A} L 39- 61
Jan. 20 Kankakee Valley {3A} W 43- 26
Jan. 23 at Chesterton {4A} W 49- 36
Jan. 31 Lowell {4A} W 61- 27
Feb. 6 Hobart {4A} W 50- 37
Feb. 10 Merrillville (Sectional) L 34- 43


Boys Basketball 2014-15

Dec. 6 at Penn {4A} L 40- 65
Dec. 12 at Andrean {3A} W 74- 69
Dec. 13 Lafayette Jeff {4A} W 76- 52
Dec. 19 at Munster {4A} W 65- 57
Dec. 20 at South Central (Union Mills) {1A} W 65- 47
Dec. 29 Avon {4A} W 70- 65
Dec. 29 Guerin Catholic {3A} W 66- 59
Dec. 30 Noblesville {4A} L 60- 62
Jan. 3 at South Bend Washington {4A} L 53- 57
Jan. 6 Hammond Gavit {3A} W 77- 19
Jan. 16 at Merrillville {4A} L 59- 60
Jan. 17 South Bend Clay {4A} 2ot W 88- 84
Jan. 23 at Chesterton {4A} L 72- 60
Jan. 24 at Bowman Academy {3A} L 72- 81
Jan. 27 Michigan City {4A} W 75- 69
Jan. 30 LaPorte {4A} W 73- 42
Jan. 31 at Boone Grove {2A} W 61- 39
Feb. 6 at Portage {4A} 2ot W 82- 77
Feb. 7 East Chicago Central {4A} L 58- 68
Feb. 12 Valparaiso {4A} L 51- 58
Feb. 20 at Lake Central {4A} W 71- 46
Feb. 24 Hammond Morton {4A} W 66- 59
Feb. 27 Lowell {4A} W 61- 45
Mar. 3 Valparaiso (Sectional @ Merrillville)


Once Upon A Mattress

The play “Once Upon a Mattress” will be presented at CPHS on March 13, 14, 15*,19, 20, 21, 2015.
All performances will be at 7 pm with a 2:30 pm matinee on the 15th.


CPHS ALUMNI SHIRTS FOR SALE

White Crown Point High School Alumni Shirts are available at MEMORY KEEPERS (105 North Main Street).
Present your Lifetime Membership Card and receive 10% OFF. Closed Monday.


CONGRATS TO THE FOURTH OF JULY PARADE COMMITTEE

A Great job was done by the Alumni Parade Committee as we ended in a 2nd Place tie for the “Best Decorated Vehicle”.

Thanks to all who helped make this year our best.


2014 Teacher Hall of Fame Inductees

Carl W. Carnahan 1942-1971
Richard “Dick” Gordon 1961-1995
Janelle Haack 1972-1997
Benjamin Owen 1955-1987
Lucille Pruitt 1962-1996
George Tachtiris 1973-2005

2014 Student Hall of Fame Inductees

Dawn Donaldson Caldart Class of 1984
Dr. Merit Erickson Lemke Class of 1984
Terry Pettit Class of 1964
Dan Plesac Class of 1980
Robert Rees Class of 1959
Gina Velasco Class of 1994

2014 ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

Portrait of a Graduate: Maggie Gelon and Shannon Rostin

Bulldog Underdog: Anna Marie Gianni

Ted Smith Art: Brooke Perrin

13 Years, Perfect Attendance: Lyndie Pierce

DUES STRUCTURE

Become a member of the CPHS Alumni Association today and begin to enjoy the benefits that only membership can bring.
Single year membership: $15.00
Lifetime membership: $150.00 (minus your age and minus previously paid current year dues).
Lifetime Membership calculation example:
If you are 60 years of age and have paid your 2014 dues at $15, your Lifetime Membership would only cost $75.
($150.00-60=$90, $90-15=$75)

Mail your dues to: Crown Point High School Alumni Association,

P O Box 240, Crown Point, IN 46308

E-mail questions to: crownpointalumni@yahoo.com


LIFETIME MEMBERS


Violet M. Krapf Doty – Class of 1937
James Hosfeld – Class of 1968
Irene A. Doty – Class of 1967
Barb Hinkson Sobierajski – Class of 1970
Wendy Croft Brissette – Class of 1969
Deborah Graves Deaton – Class of 1969
James DePaoli – Class of 1969
Charles (Bud) Bowman – Retired Teacher – Hall of Fame Member
William Machacek – Class of 1957
Donna Moser – Retired Teacher – Hall of Fame Member
Cynthia Agans – Class of 1966
Peg Nelson – Class of 1968
Terry Lee – Class of 1967
Mary Jean Niemeyer Smith – Class of 1966
Thomas May – Retired Teacher
Nancy May – Retired Teacher
Donna Heckel Coleman – Class of 1969
Alice Lauterbur – Retired Teacher – Hall of Fame Member
Jerry Holcomb – Retired Teacher – Hall of Fame Member
Christine Arnold Lee – Class of 1969
Paul Georgas – Retired Teacher – Hall of Fame Member
Robert Conard – Retired Teacher – Hall of Fame Member
William Carroll – Class of 1969
Jerry Smith – Class of 1983
Ron Hampton – Class of 1969
Dana Henderson Zurbriggen – Class of 1987
Chester Rybicki – Class of 1967
William Logan – Class of 1965 – Hall of Fame Member
Doug Logan – Class of 1970
Tim Mantel – Class of 1967
Sheila Graham Mantel – Class of 1968
Dr. Joseph Kacmar – Class of 1968
Barbara Wild Kacmar – Class of 1968
Jeffery L. Wilkinson – Class of 1967
Roger Blake – Class of 1967
Dee Burke Lang – Class of 1968
Karen Lynn Smith – Class of 1970
Paul Zurbriggen – Class of 1988
Jerry A. Caravana – Retired Teacher
Peter Leets – Class of 1964
Robert Hobson – Class of 1953
David Adams – Class of 1986
Wayne Raker – Class of 1969
Elaine M. VanDenburgh Raker- Class of 1971
Joseph Heuer – Retired Teacher
Gary Paulsen – Class of 1968
Mark Mallatt – Class of 1968
Sandra Arseneau – Class of 1968
Jewell Everett Sheldon – Class of 1968
Penny Keegan Ivey – Class of 1968
Wayne (Doc) Hurt – Class of 1968
Marion Kellum – Retired Teacher – Hall of Fame Member
Keith Iddings – Class of 1981
Charles Lee – Class of 1966
Glenn Raymond Cooper, Jr. – Class of 1967
Sandra Schofield Bobrowski – Class of 1969
Robert M. Corbin – Class of 1968
Rebecca Isaac Shearman – Class of 1969
Fred Blake – Class of 1969
Paul VanDenburgh – Class of 1966
Elaine Hochbaum VanDenburgh – Class of 1967
Bob Lamphier – Class of 1964
Nancy Cowan Eksten – Class of 1984
Richard “Dick” Gordon – Retired Teacher – Hall of Fame Member
Alan Vandever – Class of 1967
Lynn Poulton Clay – Class of 1967
Bill Vrehas – Class of 1968
George Tachtiris- Retired Teacher – Hall of Fame Member
Tim Heidbreder – Class of 1966
Robert Rees – Class of 1959 – Hall of Fame Member
Dr. Merit Erickson Lemke – Class of 1984 – Hall of Fame Member
Drue Shults Samuelson – Class of 1967
Penny Blake Batson – Class of 1967
Terry Thompson – Class of 1965
Dan Witten – Class of 1989
David Warne – Class of 1992
Pam Short Capps – Class of 1966
Sharon Baker Palen – Class of 1967
Kathy Foster Stanley – Class of 1986
Kristine Keck Van Dyke – Class of 1968
Anthony Panozzo- Class of 1969
Debbie Metsch Lilly- Class of 1982
Lee Dillabaugh- Class of 1967
Carla Blake Hack- Class of 1978
Peter Ventsra – Class of 1964
Collin Wirtz Lee – Class of 1986
Gerald Charles – Class of 1948
Tiffany Raker Irving- Class of 1996
Nancy Ruby – Class of 1957
Mark Lambert – Class of 1969
Allyson Carnahan Boomsma- Class of 2000
Deborah Taylor Cuffia – Retired Teacher
Michelle Ferrell Sutton – Class of 1987
Debbie Hunt Constant – Class of 1973
Jacquelyn Sohl- Class of 1969


History 101

We have also been cracking open the vault and looking for Crown Point High School memorabilia to display in the new high school! Please contact CrownPointAlumni@yahoo.com if you have any items to donate.


Here are some of the projects currently being researched and displayed:

  • CPHS Photographic Timeline (Foyer)
  • "Portrait of a Graduate" Hall of Fame (Foyer)
  • Teacher Hall of Fame (SGI Room)
  • Performing Arts Photographic History (Auditorium Foyer)
  • Alumni Pictorial Student Life History (Cafeteria)

OUR MISSION

The mission of the Crown Point High School Alumni Association is to develop and maintain a close relationship between Crown Point Community Schools, its constituents, and its alumni for their mutual benefit. The Association is committed to, and involved in, the support and well-being of Crown Point Community Schools and its alumni.

Definition of Alumni:

All persons who have attended Crown Point Community Schools as listed by the registrar are defined as being alumni, and those who have taken part in the educational process at all levels, both faculty and staff, are defined as being alumni.

OUR GOALS

  • To support educational programs through student scholarships, teacher grants and support of the Crown Point Education Foundation.
  • To assist Crown Point Community Schools in communicating with its alumni.
  • To convey to Crown Point Community Schools, the views, attitudes, and needs of the alumni in seeking to preserve, advocate and promote alumni interests.
  • To honor alumni with "Portrait of a Graduate" Hall of Fame and Teacher Hall of Fame.
  • To strengthen alumni activities and programs.
  • To preserve and instill an appreciation of the history of Crown Point Community Schools.