Class Reunions

How May We Assist You With Your PTHS Class Reunion?

  • We would be happy to list information here about your upcoming reunion
  • We can help schedule a tour of Pontiac Township High School for your group
Contact John Neisler, PTHS Associate Athletic Director
Phone: 815-844-6113 ext 243
Email: [email protected]

Distinguished Alumni Award - Celebrating Our Past and Inspiring Our Future

The Pontiac Township High School Distinguished Alumni Award was founded to promote pride in PTHS and celebrate Alumni who have made significant contributions to their communities and their professions. These annual awards will recognize the individuals whose endeavors have brought honor to Pontiac Township High School and can inspire future graduates to perform and serve in the same spirit.

Eligibility Requirements:

(1) A person who has graduated no less than 10 years from their year of induction, (2) A person whose actions demonstrate outstanding character, (3) A person whose outstanding citizenship has achieved international, national, or local recognition, (4) A person whose leadership can inspire current students in the pursuit of excellence, (5) A person whose accomplishments are outstanding or whose leadership is considered exceptional, (6) Posthumous nominations will be accepted. 

Nomination Form:
To print and mail a nomination form, please click here.
To complete the nomination form online, please click here.  

Distinguished Alumni Award Winners:
For detailed biographies, please visit
Roger Amm, Class of 1975
Bradford Blakeman, Class of 1971
Ira T. Carrithers, Class of 1903
William "Bill" Diaz, Class of 1968
General Kenneth Dohleman, Class of 1944
Henry Eppel, Class of 1955
John M. Evvard, Class of 1903
Ronald Fellheimer, Class of 1956
Nathan Joerndt, Class of 2004
Moira Harris, Class of 1972
Terry Herr, Class of 1989
Rob Kinas, Class of 1979
(the late) Casey Kohlmeier, Class of 2002
Leah Latham, Class of 2006
Trevor Loy, Class of 1989
John Sandford, Class of 1971
James Scheeler, Class of 1945
Dale Schrock, Class of 1980
Kathy Shanebrook, Class of 1973
Maneesh Shrivastav, Class of 1992
Wes Smith, Class of 1971
Michael Wille, Class of 1993