Category: General

Denise Morrow, ’92, teacher, singer

Denise Morrow, BCHS Class of 1992, earned her bachelor’s in elementary education from Marian University and is presently working on her master’s in curriculum and education at Western Governors University.
Denise taught 1st grade for 9 years, kindergarten: 1 year, preschool: 1 year and is presently a 2nd grade teacher.

She also keeps busy outside of school. She is a member of St.Rita’s Church where she sings in the choir. She is also a member of the Indianapolis Philharmonic Gospel Choir. She received her 25 year pin as a member of the Knights & Ladies of St. Peter Claver, Christ the King Court #97.

Thank you so much Denise, for sharing your accomplishments and interests!

Sara (Perry) Bye, ’09, is married

Congratulations to Sara (Perry) Bye, BCHS Class of 2009! She writes to tell us she recently married Andrew Bye. They are expecting their first child in March. The family resides in Bluffton.

Class of 1965 celebrates their 70th Birthdays

The Class of 1965 — they are turning 70 – and celebrated all of their birthdays with a party. Alumni gathered on June 3 at George’s Neighborhood Grill in celebration!
Here are some photos from the event.

Summer of Service Opportunity

Spend your summer with the Sisters of St. Benedict during the 2017 Summer of Service, May 28 – July 3. Serve the poor and homeless, the elderly — at high schools, at retreats and in the community of St. Benedict. Time for reflection and prayer with the sisters too! No cost to those participating! Open to single women, ages 19-35. Locations in Indianapolis or Covington, KY. View Flyer with details.

2017 Alumni Basketball League is forming

Calling All Alumni: The men’s basketball league teams are now forming. League play begins in early January at BCHS.
For more information, contact Steve Kavanaugh at or 317-339-3324.
Thank you to our 2017 league sponsor:

Class of 1971 45-Year Reunion Photos

The BCHS Class of 1971 celebrated their 45-Year Reunion on July 29 and 30th, with tours of the school, dinner, entertainment and great camaraderie among those attending.

Click the photo below to view an album of their reunion photos.

Tim Doyle, ’79, invites all to MDFF Bowling Extravaganza: September 25

Tim Doyle (BCHS Class of 1979) is president of the not for profit Muscular Dystrophy Family Foundation in addition to his day job.

5 of the 7 Doyle siblings have been affected by Muscular Dystrophy (MD): Debbie (1974), Mack (1975), Tim (1979), Jody (1980) and Jenny (1988). The two siblings unaffected are Danny (1977) and Jamie (1982).

Tim invites all alumni to join in supporting the 2016 MDFF Bowling Extravaganza!

Enjoy an evening of bowling while supporting the foundation on Sunday, September 25, from 5-7pm at Woodland Bowl. The $36 registration includes 2 games of bowling, shoe rental, buffet dinner, T-shirt, and a chance to win door prizes. All ages are welcome.

Wouldn’t it be great to get 2-3 teams from the following Bishop Chatard classes: 1977-1978-1979-1980?

(Of course, if anyone wants to participate, it is certainly open to all!)

Sign Up For the EVENT

(It might be best to sign up 4 people at once as a team – but you can sign up individually and be assigned to a team).

If you want to just donate, go to the donate section of the MDFF website –


Alumni Indians Game Night: July 2016

BCHS Alumni, family and friends gather on the lawn on July 18 at the Indians baseball game!

“The Alumni Night at the Indians game was a great night with my family and grandchildren. I hope they do it again next year!”, said Bill Kelly, Class of 1965, one of the many alumni who attended.

BCHS welcomes all to the Year of Alumni!

Throughout the 2016-2017 school year, Bishop Chatard High School will celebrate its incredible alumni and the important role you play in the continued success of BCHS and its students. Whether you are a member of the Class of 1966 and celebrating your 50th class reunion, or a newly minted graduate of the Class of 2016, you are a Trojan for Life!

The Year of Alumni kicks off this month and will include a number of events that provide an opportunity to reconnect and enjoy time with your fellow alumni. Some of these events you will recognize, and some are new. Details will be provided as the year progresses. The calendar below is designed to provide something for everyone. Follow the links for more information.

Watch for announcements throughout the year about new tools and opportunities being offered by BCHS to help you stay in touch. If you have questions along the way, please contact Alumni Director Robin Kontor at or 317-251-1451, ext. 2247.

July 18: Trojan Alumni Night with the Indianapolis Indians
Sept. 14: Annual Fund Dinner
Sept. 23: Alumni Golf Outing
Sept. 23: Homecoming
Oct. 7: Living Rosary
Nov 3: 2016 Open House
Nov. 10: Veteran’s Day Mass
Nov. 24: Thanksgiving Food Service & Trojan Turkey Bowl
Dec 2: Christmas on Crittenden
Jan. 13: Trivia Night
Feb. 18: Chatard-A-Bration 2017
March 24: Spring Musical Alumni Night & Reception
April 15: Easter Egg Hunt
May 12: Wine & Canvas Night