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The entire McDonogh community is invited to this once-in-a-lifetime celebration of our 150th Anniversary! Registration opens in September, but mark your calendar now!

Thursday, November 2, 2023

Home Again, An Original Arts Production

7:00 p.m., Ceres M. Horn Theatre

Delight in a heartwarming performance that highlights special McDonogh moments and the feeling of coming home. Dessert reception to follow.

Friday, November 3, 2023

Distinguished Service & Young Alumni Awards Luncheon

12:00 p.m., Community Tent (Adjacent to the Stadium)

Join us in honoring several exceptional members of the McDonogh Family for their dedication and service to the school.

150th Anniversary Gala

7:00 p.m., Paterakis Hall, Edward St. John Student Center

Celebrate McDonogh School's 150th anniversary in style with good company, delicious food and drinks, and live music that will have you on the dance floor.

Saturday, November 4, 2023

Alumni Memorial Service

11:00 a.m., Tagart Chapel

Remember those in the McDonogh Family who passed away during the year at this commemorative service.

Archives & Special Collections Open House

12:00 p.m., Lyle Building

Tour the new home of McDonogh’s Archives & Special Collections and experience the school’s robust history.

McDonogh Community Tent

1:30 p.m., Adjacent to the Stadium

Visit the tent for snacks, swag, and School Store merchandise. Food trucks and family-friendly activities will also be onsite.

107th McDonogh vs. Gilman Football Game

2:00 p.m., John McDonogh Stadium

Don your orange and black and join Eagles fans of all ages in cheering on the football team in this cherished and historic rivalry.

Reunion Parties for Graduation Years Ending in 4 and 9

Be on the lookout for more information about your individual class reunion parties!

If you or your business are interested in supporting McDonogh’s 150th Anniversary Weekend, please view our sponsorship opportunities.

Coming Soon

This site will become your hub for all things McDonogh 150! We will be updating this site frequently with new content and experiences that highlight the storied and diverse history of McDonogh School. Here are just some of the items we will be launching this year. Check back often!

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