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Upcoming Events

U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club at Leo on November 8

The sound of music will fill the air at Leo on Saturday, Nov. 8, when Leo plays host to a concert by the U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Cub in the school auditorium.
The concert will begin at 10 a.m. All Leo students, parents, alumni and friends of the school are invited. There will be no admission charge.
“The Academy Glee …read more

Open House II

We welcome all families and young men to our second Open House Sunday, November 9, 2014. A light lunch will be served starting at 12:30. First tour starts at 1 p.m. The Open House will end at 3 p.m.

Home Run Inn Fundraiser for Leo

Celebrate the disappearance of TV political ads, indulge your appetite and support Leo High School by patronizing Home Run Inn Pizza, 10900 S. Western, on Tuesday, Nov. 11.
Twenty percent of all restaurant proceeds from that day’s sales will go to Leo with the presentation of a flyer. Copies are available in
the school office or on …read more

Leo Christmas Concert on December 17

The Leo Choral Group, under the direction of Ms. LaDonna Hill, will hold its annual Christmas Concert in the school auditorium on Wednesday, Dec. 17. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The program will begin at 6.
The Christmas Concert is always one of the most festive evenings on the school calendar as Ms. Hills’ musicians and singers demonstrate their talents. All …read more

Open House III

Leo Open House will take place on Thursday, January 8, 2015 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. A light dinner will be served at 5:30. Tours of the school will start at 6 p.m.

Admission Test on January 10

The Leo Admission test is on Saturday, January 10, 2015. Doors open at 7 a.m. Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. Bring two number 2 pencils. $25 fee.

Important News

All Conference Lions

Latrell Giles and James Britten were not affected by the Leo football team,’s “promotion” to the Chicago Catholic League White Division.
Giles, the Lions’ senior quarterback, and Britten, a senior defensive end, were selected to the CCL Red Division All-Conference team last season as Leo won the conference title for the fourth time in five years. That success prompted an …read more

Harold Blackmon ’96 wins Coach of the Year award

Harold Blackmon ‘96 won the 2014 Tony Lawless Award as Coach of the Year for football in the White Division of the Chicago Catholic League. Blackmon, in his second year at St. Laurence, guided the Vikings to a 5-4 record, a share of the White Division title and a berth in the IHSA Class 5-A state playoffs. A …read more

Leo Alum Benjamin Jerome “Iggy” Richards Passed Sept. 19

The Leo High School Community mourns the passing of Benjamin Jerome “Iggy” Richards, who died at his home in Oak Lawn on Sept. 19.
Richards, 93, was one of the great lightweight basketball players in Leo history, serving as co-captain of a team that had a two-season winning streak in 1940-41. Following graduation he enlisted in U.S. Army and saw …read more

Cardinal Francis George Inducted into Leo Hall of Fame

Cardinal Francis George was inducted into the Leo High School Hall of Fame during a ceremony in his office at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Center on Thursday, May 22.
The Leo Alumni Association voted the Cardinal into the Hall as a member of the Class of 2014, but he was unable to join his fellow inductees at …read more