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Celebrating the Bexley Connection

It was not a typical assembly for Bexley High School juniors and seniors. Nearly 400 juniors and seniors came together in the Schottenstein Theater not knowing what to expect on the Monday before Thanksgiving for the presentation of the 2019 Bexley High School Distinguished Alumni Awards. What happened was remarkable. Immediate connections were made as Read More

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Lion Athletic Legends

For those who were inducted into the Bexley High School Athletic Hall of Fame on November 2, 2019, the induction ceremony provided an opportunity to pay tribute to the persons, programs and special place where they grew up.  It was the recreation programs in Bexley where they discovered their passions; the parents who made innumerable Read More

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Alumni Endowment Program Spotlights Orthopedics

From the looks on the faces of some Bexley High School students, watching a live total knee replacement surgery might have been a little more real than they expected. Orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Joel Politi arranged for his knee replacement surgery to be live-streamed from Mount Carmel East Hospital via COSI Connect on Friday, October 25. Read More

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Back to School at BHS!

The BHS Class of 2020 may be “heads above” all others – that could be the interpretation of the 180 senior “head shot” photos that were displayed near the main entrance to Bexley High School on the first day of the 2019-2020 school year.   In addition to the creative display, seniors were greeted by several Read More

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R.L. Stine: to Bexley and Beyond

One of Bexley High School’s best known alumni, the worldwide bestselling author of the Goosebumps series as well as the Fear Street, Mostly Ghostly and Nightmare Room series, R. L. Stine will celebrate the launch of his new middle grade graphic novel series, Just Beyond by returning to Columbus over the weekend of September 14 -15, 2019.   Bexley Read More

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Congratulations New Alumni

One of the largest senior classes in recent years graduated from Bexley High School on May 26, 2019. The 97th annual commencement ceremony featured student speakers, Annie Politi and Alexia Moore. Student Council President, Rose Thomas introduced Bexley alumna and Executive Director of The Columbus Museum of Art, Nannette Maciejunes, BHS ’71, who gave the Read More

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Bexley alumnus Joshua Shapiro ready to chase MLB dream

by Scott Hennen from ThisWeekCommunityNews – Joshua Shapiro was watching television at his home in Bexley on June 5, waiting for his shining moment. The 2015 Bexley High School graduate was monitoring the Major League Baseball draft when he stepped out of the room for a second before hearing the news from a familiar voice at Read More

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CMOA Executive Director is Graduation Speaker

Nannette V. Maciejunes will be the Keynote Speaker for the Bexley High School Class of 2019 Commencement Ceremony on May 26. Nannette, who has led the Columbus Museum of Art since 2003, graduated from Bexley in 1971. Current BHS Student Council President and senior, Rose Thomas invited Nannette to serve as Keynote Speaker on behalf Read More

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Bexley High School Class Reunions 2019

Reunion season is around the corner! Reunions are a great way to connect with former Bexley High School classmates near and far. Many classes that graduated in years ending in a 4 or a 9 are hosting reunion gatherings this summer or fall, while others are already planning for 2020!  To learn if you class Read More

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1985 – 1986 Basketball Team Honored

The 1985 Bexley High School Boys Basketball team was honored on Saturday, January 26, 2019, thirty-five years after remaining undefeated, going 20-0 in regular season play. The team, which won the State AA Poll Championship, also won the C.B.L Championship and earned Bexley its seventh District Championship. Team starters included: Matt Copp, Paul Daily, Bill Read More