Amherst graduates land all over the world, and we want to hear about all of the awesome things you're doing! Fill out the form below to tell your story and to reconnect with the Comets. (Filling out this form gives Amherst Schools permission to use your stories in school publications.)

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Reunion Information

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Class of 1969 Reunion

The Class of 1969 will have its 50th Reunion Celebration the weekend of August 16th-17th!  Below are the weekend's events:

  • Friday, August 16 @ 6:00 p.m. - Meet & Greet at Matus Winery (15670 Gore Orphanage Road, Wakeman 44889)
  • Saturday, August @ 9:00 a.m. - Breakfast at Brew and Stew (630 Broadway Avenue, Lorain)
  • Saturday, August @ 1:00 p.m. - Tours of Marion L. Steele High School and Powers Elementary School (Meet at the High School flag pole on Washington Avenue.)
  • Saturday, August 17 @ 6:00 p.m. - Reunion Dinner Party at German's Villa (3330 Liberty Avenue, Vermilion 44089). Tickets are $40 per person or $75 per couple. Please mail checks to Louise Page (667 Terra Lane, Amherst, OH 44001) or Becky Rohre (855 Westmont Avenue, Napoleon, OH 43545).

If you have any questions or need more information, contact Becky Rohre at 419-906-2836 or, Sharon Hoover Updegrove at 440-453-9521, or Louise Woods Page at 440-984-9590.

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Class of 1984 Reunion

The Class of 1984 Reunion will be on Saturday, July 27th starting at 6:30 p.m. at Ziggy's Pub and Restaurant (Upstairs at 193 Park Avenue, Amherst). The cost is $25 per person (pay with Zelle, check, or cash at the door). The dress is casual attire. There will pizza, wings, chips & dip, veggie tray, cupcakes, and a cash bar.

Please bring any memorabilia from high school! If anyone cannot make it but would like to send photos or a letter, email Bob Gordon at or Joni Poli at There will also be Give-Aways so if you've written a book, created a CD, or anything else that you've made, let Bob or Joni know in advance!

Gallery of Success

The Marion L. Steele Student Council and Comet Alumni Association are both excited to open up nominations for the 2019 Amherst Distinguished Alumni Gallery of Success. This year’s ceremony will take place during Homecoming Weekend on Friday, September 27th, 2019. The only requirement for induction is to have graduated from the Amherst School District. Inductees will be selected by a committee of the MLS Student Council and will be based solely on merit.

Applications can be submitted digitally or via postal mail. Completed applications must be received by Friday, May 24th 2019 in order to be considered by the selection committee. Please contact us via email at if you have any questions regarding the process.

2019 Gallery of Success Nomination Form