PVI alumni have more opportunities than ever to reconnect at any of the many alumni events planned for the coming year. For updated details on the following events contact Mary Anne Yeager, Director of Institutional Advancement at email@example.com
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Blue & White/Alumni 5K Run and Walk
The Event was held at a new venue this year!
Cooper River Park in Pennsauken
5K brings alumni, students and parents together to support Paul VI
On Saturday, October 20, 2018, over 100 alumni, students, parents, and coaches put their best foot forward in Paul VI’s Annual Blue and White/Alumni Run and Walk. Another 30 volunteers and supporters, including the Paul VI Cheerleaders pitched in and came to cheer on the runners and walkers to a spirited start and finish. Awards, along with a generous dine and donate took place immediately following the race at LaScala’s Birra which is located at 5300 North Park Drive, right near our finish line. This 5k, sponsored by the Paul VI Alumni Association, was held at Cooper River Park in Pennsauken on Saturday, October 20th, a beautiful sunny afternoon. The event supports student scholarships through Paul VI’s Annual Giving Campaign. It also provides a great opportunity for alumni and students to connect and enjoy a fun run and walk in the park.
The medalists included:
1st Place Winners
1st Place Overall
Stephen Sigwart ’06
1st Place Female Students – a Tie
Bridget Lyons (PVI Junior) and Katie Sparks (PVI Sophomore)
1st Place Male Student
Ben Jennings (PVI Senior)
1st Place Female Adult
Missy McNally ’88
1st Place Male Adult
Stephen Sigwart ’06
1st Place Elementary School Student
Kamryn Cieslik (8th Grade)
2nd Place Winners
2nd Place Male Student
Nathan Strobl (PVI Junior)
2nd Place Female Adult
Kathleen Myers (PVI Parent)
2nd Place Male Adult
Colin McFarland ’06
3rd Place Winners
3rd Place Female Student
Madison Kelly (PVI Junior)
3rd Place Male Student
Xavier Casillas (PVI Junior)
3rd Place Female Adult
Stacy Rutkowski (PVI Parent)
3rd Place Male Adult
Omar Abdelhamid (Friend of PVI)
Awards of Distinction
Earliest Grad Year Female
Donna Camardo ’74
Earliest Grad Year Male
Tom McClean ’79
Most Leisurely Paced Female
Donna Camardo ’74
Most Leisurely Paced Male
Michael Brady ‘82
Chase Cooley – 4th Grade
Christopher Sparks ’90
These bright and talented PVI students include 37 of the 39 Paul VI academic scholarship recipients, members of the class of 2022.
Click Here for Pictures! President's Reception Photo Gallery
Paul VI acknowledged donors to our Annual Giving Campaign and recognized recipients of freshman academic scholarships made possible through the campaign at the annual President’s Reception. This event took place Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at Tavistock Country Club. More than 200 guests attended.
This support helps to keep tuition at a reasonable level making it possible to attract bright and talented students; and at the same time, it allows us to make meaningful enhancements to our facility and academic programs.
Homecoming and Alumni Night
Football Alumni Night, was Friday, September 21, 7:00 p.m. Homecoming, Wednesday, November 21, 7:00p.m. PVI vs. Camden Catholic
Alumni spanning the classes of 1969 thru the class of 2018 celebrated football alumni night on September 21, 2018. It was wonderful to see alumni come back to support the PVI Eagles. We hope you will join us for the Homecoming game on Wednesday, November 21st. See photo gallery for recent alumni night and homecoming photos from recent years.
On behalf of the Paul VI family, we THANK YOU for your contributions to last year's "Giving Tuesday" campaign which helped us to raise funds to air condition the school this past summer. Your continued belief in our shared vision, coupled with your generosity, allows us to soar to greater heights.
Giving Tuesday FINAL results: As of 11:59 on November 28, 2017, 184 generous alumni and friends invested $36,052.73!Your continued belief in our shared vision, coupled with your generosity, allows us to soar to greater heights.Thank you for giving back.You have our gratitude and thanks!
Alumni Night at the Play
Save the Date: the next Alumni Night at the Play will be Friday, March 1, 2019, presenting "Godspell".
Last year over 100 alumni and friends attended the before the theatre Alumni Night Wine & Cheese Reception on March 2, 2018. Phil Caracciolo '83 provided live music and entertainment for guests. All enjoyed this production of "Mary Poppins" which was "practically perfect in every way"!
The last Alumni Career Day was held on Friday, April 7, 2017 and the event was a huge success! Sixty seven alumni presenters spanning five decades and numerous career fields returned to share their experience and expertise with PVI students. The day was filled with dynamic and interesting presentations that piqued the interest of students regarding a spectrum of career fields as well as advice in preparing for college. We are very appreciative of your valuable time and willingness to share your experience and advice to PVI students. It was a very enjoyable and meaningful day for all of us.
Pauction 2018 - Cruisin' The PVI High Seas
Save the Date for the 2019 Pauction "Flower Power" on May 4th at 6:00 p.m.
On April 28, 2018, for the thirteenth year Paul VI High School hosted Pauction VI, annual auction gala. The theme of this year’s event was “Cruisin’ the Paul VI High Seas”. Kevin Crockett ’04, radio celebrity DJ from 100.7 WLEV in Allentown, as the Master of Ceremony and auctioneer for the evening. The event was held in the school gymnasium from 6:00 p.m. until Midnight. Over 275 guests enjoyed hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, buffet stations catered by Rastelli Market Fresh located in Marlton, with the help of 30 student volunteers who served as wait staff as well as assist with the gift auction. Guests tested their luck taking part in the evening’s events which included a silent and live auction and gaming tables.
The incredible live auction took center stage at 9:00. The auctions culminated and then the highlight of the affair … a drawing for a Mediterranean cruise for two went to the lucky winner, Geri Grzegorski, a school parent! Following the festivities, guests enjoyed an after party including dancing and socializing.
From the committee who gave their time and talent to the parents, faculty, students, and alumni that worked the evening as well as the friends, family, and alumni of Paul VI that attended the event, the evening was a huge success raising proceeds for the school!
Last year, the Golf Tournament was held on June 18, 2018, and it was a smashing success with 146 golfers and 87 event sponsors. Paul VI High School and the golf tournament committee, would like to thank all of our many sponsors, golfers, and volunteers for their generous sponsorships, participation and support. Because of your contribution and involvement, our golf tournament raised over $50,056 in net proceeds for the school. It was a great day from start to finish and enjoyable for all.
We at Paul VI High School continue to advance our mission of the total development of our students by providing expanded opportunities in academics, athletics, and the arts. The proceeds from your investment will benefit our scholarship program and assist with the building improvements in the learning media center and the school dining room. Your generosity allows us to sustain the excellence that Paul VI brings to our students and to the greater community.
On July 14, 2018, Paul VI alumni and families gathered at the annual Paul VI all class reunion and summer party at Flip Flopz in North Wildwood to celebrate summer at the Jersey Shore. Guests caught up with friends while enjoying good food and listening and dancing to live music by the band Love Junk. The proceeds from this yearly summer event supports the Annual Giving Campaign, which will help to fund student scholarships for incoming PVI students. Mark your calendar for our next summer party on Saturday, July 13, 2019.
Paul VI Celebrated 50 Years at the Blue & White Gala and Hall of Fame Induction
In 2016, Paul VI High School commemorated its anniversary with numerous events; culminating with the 50th Anniversary Blue and White Gala and Alumni Hall of Fame Induction on Saturday, October 15th, at at Lucien’s Manor, in Berlin. Over 360 alumni, friends, and families spent the evening together toasting our Hall of Fame Inductees, reminiscing, enjoying dinner, dancing, and celebration of 50 years! It was an evening to remember.
Every three years, members of the Paul VI community are named to the Hall of Fame. It is not easy for the school to select from its many successful alumni. There are graduates who are successful in every field—business, government, education, law, science, health care, performing arts, and more. Many graduates are committed to serving the Catholic Church as laypeople, priests, and religious, and many alumni elect to send their own children to Paul VI.
The school honored eight individuals, one family, and one athletic team for their outstanding contributions to both Paul VI and the larger community.
The 2016 inductees into the Paul VI Alumni Hall of Fame are:
Tami L.Bach-Slonis, M.D., Ph.D. ’87
Matthew Brady, M.B.A. ’83
Most Reverend James Francis Checcio, J.C.D ’84
The DelGiorno Family
Mary T. DelGiorno and the Late John T. DelGiorno, M.D.
Thomas C. DelGiorno, M.D.’89
Joseph J. DelGiorno, M.D.’90
Charles DelGiorno, M.D.’91
Tamara M. Fisicaro, M.D.’94
John M. DelGiorno, DPT, M.D.’96
Michele L. DelGiorno, M.A.’00
Adam S. Derengowski, B.S.
Jason DiJoesph, B.A. ’89
Bernadette Mulligan Janis, Ed.D. ’85
Karen (Robinson) Keyes, M.S.A. ’87
Terri Klausner ’73
1981 State Championship Football Team
It was a pleasure to honor these individuals who have made such a positive impact on Paul VI High School, their fields of expertise, the Church, and the community overall. It truly adds to our celebration of 50 years of excellence in learning and excellence in life.
Full biographies can be found on the Hall of Fame Tab by clicking the link above.