Alumni Events

Padua’s 60th Anniversary Mass & Fireworks Celebration

Saturday, August 14, 2021
7:30 pm Outdoor Mass
Fireworks display at dusk
Location: Padua Stadium
Bruin Shop Open: 11 am – 7 pm
Rain Date: Sunday, August 15, 2021
Click here to register for the event.

If you sang with the choir, performed in musicals or were a music ministry member at Padua, we would like you to join the large choir we are forming to sing at the Outdoor Mass. If you are interested in participating, click here to fill out the form.

Special Visitor Event & Homecoming Rally for Classes of 2018, 2019, 2020 & 2021

You are cordially invited to come back HOME to help kick off Homecoming Weekend on Friday, September 24th, 2021.
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.: Visit with Faculty and Staff
1:30 p.m.: Homecoming Rally
Check back for the registration link.

Alumni Homecoming

Friday, September 24, 2021
5 pm: Alumni activities start
7 pm: Kickoff (Padua Bruins vs. Lake Catholic Cougars)
5 pm – 8 pm: Food Trucks (The Manna Food Truck and Off the Griddle)
Visit the registration table outside Padua Stadium to check-in and receive a Padua cookie.
Check back for more details.

Class of 1970 50th Reunion

Come Celebrate 50 Years of memories with your classmates!

Invite to follow, August 2021

Weekend Events:

Friday, October 8 from 7 pm – 10 pm
Stag Night at Buffalo Wild Wings in Strongsville

Saturday, October 9 from 4 pm – 9 pm
The Class of 1970 Reunion at Padua Franciscan High School
Mass at 4 pm/ Cocktails at 5 pm/ Dinner at 6 pm

Sunday, October 10 at 1 pm
Ridgewood Golf Course in Parma

Click here to join your class website.

Class of 1971 50th Reunion

More information to come.
Click here for more details.

50th Christmas For Others

Join us in celebrating the 50th anniversary of Christmas for Others, the largest student-run fundraiser in Northeast Ohio, where Bruins make the holidays brighter for the less fortunate.

More details about ways to participate, donate money for charity, drop off items for the needy and be a part of CFO Mass will be posted online.

Friday, December 17, 2021
8 am Mass
Alumni Reception in Library to follow

Bruin Benefit Dinner and Auction and Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Saturday, April 30, 2022
6 pm – 10 pm
Padua Gymnasium
Attendees can bid on Live and Silent Auction items and raise your paddle to Fund-a-Bruin.
Virtual participants can bid on Silent Auction items online.
Click here for more details.
Click here to submit a Hall of Fame nomination.

Young Alumni Reception 

May 18th, 2022
2:30 pm  3:30 pm in the Padua Cafeteria

The Grand Reunion

Saturday, June 4, 2022

We’re welcoming home ALL alumni and celebrating those with graduation years ending in 0, 1, 2, 5, 6 and 7 and the Golden Bruins (which include any classes that have celebrated their 50th reunion).

The Class of 1972 will enjoy a private celebration from 4 pm – 5:30 pm in the Gym.

Doors open for all other alumni and reunion classes from 5:30 pm – 9 pm

Tour the school, stop by the photo booth, take a class picture, shop for apparel in The Bruin Shop, eat, drink and be Bruins!

Dress is casual.

Invitations to follow via email and mail in April.