Bishop Ward High School

Reunions and News

Upcoming Reunions

Class of 1965

The Class of 1965 is turning 70. To celebrate join us for a birthday party on Thursday, October 5, 2017  at Johnny’s Tavern in Shawnee (13131 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Shawnee KS 66216) from 5-9 pm. Pizza and hors d’ oeuvres provided. For more information and to RSVP contact Jim Wasko at by 9/30/17.


Class of 1972
45th Reunion


Saturday, October 14, 2017
7 p.m.
Breit's Bar and Stein
5th and Elizabeth


Cash bar
Snacks and sandwiches provided
For additional information or questions, contact Patrice (Burns) Ludwig at or Steve Phelan at


Class of 1977

40th Class Reunion Weekend Friday, October 6 and Saturday, October 7, 2017

Jeff Manning is coordinating a Class of 1977 Golf Tournament on Friday, October 6th at Sunflower Golf Course (12200 Riverview Ave., KCKS 66012)-please confirm to Jeff at no later than September 1, 2017. Pay at the course-anticipated cost $29.00.


An Informal Class Gathering is scheduled for Friday, October 6th at  Breit’s Stein & Deli from 6-? pm. Cost on your own.


Saturday, October 7th dinner and cocktails at Bishop Ward High School Cafeteria from 5:00-11:00 pm. Mass at 5:00 p.m. with cocktails, dinner and music following. Cost is $50 per person. Dinner catered by Brancato’s. Reply or return reservations no later than August 1. Contact Patty Couch at or 913-515-6353 or Brian McCrary at for questions and confirmations.


Class of 1987

Planning for Spring 2018. Contact Dave McClain at 913-645-5294 or for questions or suggestions.



Class of 1997


4:30-6:30 pm at the Dotte Spot (8123 Parallel Pkwy, KCKS 66112)-Family and kids Welcome. 7:00 pm attend Bishop Ward HOME Football game vs. Osawatomie (free admission). “After Hours” TBD following game. Contact Ashley Maurin Rodden at for questions or to become part of planning committee.

2016 Reunion Photos: