September 2015
The Griffin Den
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Taste of QPHS

A very exciting event is coming to North Arlington on Thursday, September 24, 2015.  Queen of Peace High School is hosting its first “Taste of QPHS” in the school’s gym.  The evening will feature dinner, wine, beer and dessert tastings from some of the area’s best restaurants.  The evening will also feature live music, student performances and a fair share 50/50 raffle.

Thursday, September 24, 2015
6:00pm – 8:30pm
Queen of Peace High School Gym

Tickets are $25 per person and $25 per raffle.  Purchase four (4) raffle tickets and get free admission for you and a guest.

For more information please contact Chris Hansen 201-998-8227 ext. 202 or email chansen@qphs.org.

FREE
ADMISSION
TICKETS
Purchase four (4) raffle tickets and add two (2) Taste of QPHS Admission Ticket to your shopping cart.  You will automatically receive free admission for you and a guest.

Offer Expires 9/24/2015
Here's what's been going on at QPHS
Breakers on the Ocean Alumni Reception - August 27
The QPHS Development Office held its’ first alumni reception at The Breakers on the Ocean Hotel in Spring Lake, NJ on Thursday, August 27.  Over 80 people including alumni, guests and QPHS faculty were in attendance.  The evening was a massive success and we look forward to reconnecting with alumni in other parts of the country.  If you are interested in having the Development Office hold a reception in your area, contact Chris Hansen, Director of Development at 201-998-8227 x 202 or chansen@qphs.org.
Madison Berrios ’16 receives a scholarship to attend the Summer Honors Institute at Long Island University
Madison Berrios ’16 received a scholarship this summer to attend the Summer Honors Institute at Long Island University. Madison attended the week long program in July along with other exceptionally talented high school students from across the country titled, “Entrepreneurship: Bring Your Own Business.”
Upcoming Reunions
Class of 1965 50th Reunion
The Class of 1965 will be holding a 50th Reunion at The Manor in West Orange, NJ on
October 15, 2015.

Tickets are $115 per person. Your  RSVP and check can be mailed to:

Mr. John Doherty
25 East Grimaldi Drive
Farmingdale, NJ 07727

Checks should be made payable to QP Class of 1965 50th Reunion

Class of 1975, 1976 & 1977 Reunion

The Classes of 1975, 1976 & 1977 are holding a joint reunion.

Saturday, October 3, 2015
7:00-11:00 PM

Michael's Riverside
528 Riverside Avenue
Lyndhurst, NJ

Click here to register online

Class of 1980 35th Reunion

 The Class of 1980 will be holding a 35th Reunion at
La Reggia in Secaucus, NJ on November 28, 2015.

Tickets are $85 per person.

Your RSVP and check can be mailed to:

Queen of Peace High School
Class of 1980 Reunion
191 Rutherford Place
North Arlington, NJ 07031

Click here for more info & to purchase your tickets online
Class of 2005 Reunion

The Class of 2005 will be holding a 10 Year Reunion at San Carlo in Lyndhurst on November 27.

Tickets are $85 per person.

Your RSVP can be mailed directly to:

Queen of Peace High School
Class of 2005 Reunion
191 Rutherford Place
North Arlington, NJ 07031

Click here for more info & to purchase your tickets online
2015-2016 Annual Fund

Queen of Peace High School is dedicated to Faith, Family and Future.  Through ongoing curriculum enhancements, technological upgrades, service and leadership projects, sportsmanship based athletics, performing and fine arts opportunities and spiritual awareness and guidance, we have consistently stayed true to our mission of Catholic education that serves each student and leads them towards success.

The Annual Fund was established to assist the school in financing general needs that tuition alone cannot provide.  Gifts to the Annual Fund are Unrestricted and are dedicated to areas of greatest need within the school.  Today marks the beginning of this year’s Annual Fund.

To help keep the rising cost of tuition as low as possible, your gift may be used for:

  • Tuition Assistance
  • Scholarships
  • Athletic Programs
  • Student Services
  • Student Technology
  • Faculty Professional Development
  • Building Maintenance

We invite you today to join us in reaching our 2015-2016 Annual Fund goal of $250,000.

Save the Date
Be sure to mark your calendar

There's a lot happening at QPHS!  Make sure to add the following dates to your calendar and make sure to check the new QPHS Alumni web site, alumni.qphs.org for even more upcoming events.
  • September 24, 2015: Taste of QPHS
  • November 14, 2015: President's Dinner (More information coming soon)
  • December 10, 2015: Alumni Reception at Rod's Tavern, Sea Girt, NJ
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