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Young Alumni Council forming

The Bexley High School Alumni Association is forming a Young Alumni Council (YAC) to serve alumni who graduated between 1995 and 2010. The Young Alumni Council’s mission is to foster and deepen connections between graduates of Bexley High School (with a focus on individuals under age forty) for the benefit of alumni as well as current Read More

Sawyer and Bennett Bartz, Andrew Bartz, Sarah Saxbe-Bartz, Susan Saxbe and Rocky Saxbe. Photo Credit Kimarie Martin Photography

Building on tradition at Cassingham

Many Bexley families have graduates of the Bexley Schools stretching back several generations.  Sarah Saxbe BHS ’93 is one such alumnae. Her mother, Susan Saxbe (nee Sloan) BHS ‘66, started school at Cassingham in the 1958. Sarah entered Bexley City Schools in 7th grade and now her own children, Bennett and Sawyer, attend Cassingham. With Read More

Class of 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees Kevin Seckel '90, Charlotte Myers '11, Marie Ridgeway '84, and Jodie Bauman '88. Not pictured: Sam McCandlish '60

Generations of Bexley athletes gather, celebrate 5 inductees

The Bexley High School Athletic Hall of Fame induction event on January 7, 2017 was held for the first time ever in the BHS Gene Millard Gymnasium. The Class of 2016 Inductees Kevin Seckel ‘90, Marie Ridgeway ‘84, Sam McCandlish ‘60, Jodie Bauman ‘88, and Charlotte Myers ’11 were recognized for their outstanding achievements and Read More

Alumnae dreams come true, children’s series published

Jane Smith BHS ’97 has always considered herself a writer. Her love of books and creating stories came to fruition in 2016, with the publication of her children’s series Chloe Zoe. For years Jane worked as a commercial artist in Los Angeles, developing illustrations and designs for children’s publishing and greeting cards. “My mom was Read More

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Baking bread and taking names, Dan the Baker

The Toast Bar sits in a semi-industrial, residential area of Grandview, just off Dublin Road. The small bakery is only open two days a week, Saturday and Sunday, but even in the off hours it smells warm. The Toast Bar grew out of Dan Riesenberger’s BHS ‘05 homegrown bakery which started 10 years ago, inspired Read More

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BHS education contributes to alumnus success

Richard Ruth, BHS Class of 1945, was taught from an early age the value of a good education. Growing up during the Great Depression, just on the outskirts of Bexley, Richard worked nearly every day. His mother, a graduate of The Ohio State University, and his father, a railroad worker, knew what a good education Read More

Alumni Basketball Game

BHS Alumni gathered together on November 23, 2016 to play a friendly game of basketball and raise money for the YWCA Family Center. We are always so proud of our alumni and what they accomplish! Photos of this event are courtesy of BEXLEO Staff. Row 3 (left to right top of photo): Coach Gustin, Brandon Cook, John Read More

Front Row: Steve Siegel, Shelby Cheses, Mark Liefeld, Heidi Anderson, Rozanne Stern, Justin Weprin, Judy Edelman, Neal Newman; Back Row: Jerry Stern, George Kaufman (Host Sponsor, Byers Auto)

Alumni Tennis Tournament Re-Cap and Photos

Winners Picture Above Front Row: Steve Siegel, Shelby Cheses, Mark Liefeld, Heidi Anderson, Rozanne Stern, Justin Weprin, Judy Edelman, Neal Newman; Back Row: Jerry Stern, George Kaufman (Host Sponsor, Byers Auto) The inaugural Alumni Tennis Tournament flew by on Monday, September 5 over at the Bexley High School Tennis Courts with over 32 players starting their Read More

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BHS reunions start off right with Alumni Open House

The Alumni Open House on Sunday, July 3, 2016 had a wonderful turn out this year as over 50 individuals came with friends, family and guests to walk the halls of Cassingham Complex, seeing what has changed and stayed the same. Many guests commented on the changes of room locations, were astonished by newer additions Read More