Class of 1969 - 50th Reunion



Archbishop Ryan Class of 1969

50 Year Reunion

Saturday, June 1, 2019
7:00pm to 11:00pm
The Townsend Room (Information)
Tickets: $65 (Includes Dinner, Open Bar, Music)
SPECIAL INVITATION TO THE CLASS OF 1969: This year we are starting a tradition... to celebrate your 50th reunion, you are cordially invited to join in the Graduation Commencement Exercises for the Archbishop Ryan High School Class of 2019 on Monday, June 3rd at Temple University. 

The Class of 1969 will be in YOUR colors: Alumni ladies will wear white gowns with purple and gold stoles, and the alumni men will wear black robes with a red and white stole. 

The fee for participating is $20, which includes gown rental. More details below!



The Archbishop Ryan High School community celebrates your 50th Reunion - the Class of 1969!
Please support your alma mater by participating in the "50 for 50" Class of 1969 Classroom fundraiser.
Your $50 donation will be used to completely refurbish a Ryan classroom, and showcased with a plaque highlighting this gift from the Class of 1969.

Click Here To Make an Online Contribution, and direct you contribution to 50 for 50 Classroom Gift!

You can also mail your check to:
Archbishop Ryan High School,
11201 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

For more information, please contact:
Mary Anne Benner ‘74 - Director of Advancement
215-637-1800 Ext 281



  • Friday, May 31st - Get Together at Nick's Roast Beef at Katie O's - Happy Hour 4:00pm to 6:00pm, party goes to 10:00
  • Saturday, June 1st - Reunion at The Townsend Room at 7:00pm
  • Sunday, June 2nd - Mass at the Archbishop Ryan Chapel at 11:00am
  • Monday, June 3rd - Archbishop Ryan Class of 2019 Graduation at the Liacouras Center at 11:00am.


The Archbishop Ryan High School Class of 2019 Graduation Commencement take place on June 3rd at the Liacouras Center at Temple University, beginning at 11:00am and ending approximately 12:45pm. If you have made a reservation to walk at graduation, you will be given tickets at the Reunion on June 1st - for yourself and 5 guests.
We ask that all Class of 1969 Alums be at the Liacouras Center by 10:15am. Click Here for Address and Directions. There will be a reception area with seating designated for you to pick up your gowns and stoles, accessible by walking down the front ramp or from an elevator in the main lobby.
There are many Parking Options available at the Liacouras Center, including a garage behind the building. Click Here for Parking Information.
There will be a bus leaving from Archbishop Ryan at 8:30am. If you would like to take the bus, please email John Langan by May 1st to reserve your spot. Please note that this a School Bus, and only available to the alums walking in the ceremony, not guests. The bus will be leaving approximately 15 minutes after the ceremony ends.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Director of Marketing and Alumni Relations
215-637-1800 Extension 286