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Harry J. Bacas (Colonel, U.S. Army) Retired

September 11, 2016 by Harry J Bacas (Register to contact)

This is to inform Anacostia Alumni of the death of my husband, Harry J. Bacas. Harry passed away on September 25, 2014 after a brief illness. Harry died of leukemia as a result of exposure to Agent Orange after serving two tours in Vietnam. He loved his years at Anacostia HS. and always spoke fondly of the many friendships made through the years. He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery overlooking his beloved Washington, D.C. If you ever travel to Arlington National Cemetery you can visit at Harry's gravesite at Section 55, Grave 1155. Harry loved his country and fought for our freedom. He is deeply missed by all of our family.

HOMECOMING AND SOUTH EAST CHAPIONSHIP GAMES

September 10, 2012 by Maurice Marshall (Register to contact)

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ATTENTION ALL ANACOSTIA ALUMNI

DR. ROBERTS(CURRENT PRINCIPAL) AND CATO JUNE NEED ALL ALUMNI TO COME OUT AND SUPPORT THE 2012 FOOTBALL TEAM WHEN THEY PLAY 2 OF THEIR MOST IMPORTANT GAMES.

HOMECOMING

BELL VS. ANACOSTIA @ ANACOSTIA
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 28TH 2012
GATES OPEN UP @7:00PM
TICKETS $5.00

SOUTH EAST CHAMPIONSHIP
BALLOU VS. ANACOSTIA @ ANACOSTIA
FRIDAY OCTOBER 12TH 2012
GATES OPEN UP @ 7:00PM
TICKETS $5.00
TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASE EARLY
@ ANACOSTIA (202) 698-XXXX

HOMEGOING SERVICE FOR LAWRENCE (L.A.) ANDERSON CLASS 0F "74"

July 31, 2012 by Maurice Marshall (Register to contact)

GREETINGS FELLOW ALUMNI
THIS IS TO INFORM YOU THAT REV. LAWRENCE (L.A.) ANDERSON CL.74 PASSED
AWAY ON JULY 20TH 2012.
PLEASE NOTIFY ALL ALUMNI,FORMER CLASSMATES AND FOOTBALL PLAYERS OF HIS PASSING.
SERVICES WILL BE HELD ON AUGUST 1ST 2012 @ LIBERTY BAPTIST CHURCH 527 KENTUCKY AVE. S.E.
WAKE 10:00AM
FUNERAL 11:00AM

All-You-Can-Eat Crab Feast! -- September 22, 2012

July 23, 2012 by Shirelette McGue Wilkins (Register to contact)

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You're invited to attend our all-you-can-eat crab feast fundraiser to support our 2013 Family Reunion to be held in Williamsburg, Virginia!

September 22, 2012

2 til 6 p.m.

Knights of Columbus (SPX Building)
Sartor Hall

Cost: $55.00 each or 2 for $105.00

3611 Stewart Road
Forestville, MD 20747
(off of Forestville Road, behind the Shell Station)
Old Fashioned Crab Feast Featuring:

STEAMED MALE CRABS
Jumbo Beef Hotdogs
All-Beef Burgers
Bar-b-Q Chicken
Potato Salad
Cole Slaw
Sweet Corn on-the-Cob
Green Beans
Fresh Sliced Melon
Assorted Desserts
Ice Cold Beer, Lemonade and Soda

For Tickets and Information Contact:

Shirelette Wilkins (301) 213-XXXX
Sharnette McGue (301) 848-XXXX
Jackie Harris (301) 535-XXXX
Chris Curley (301) 789-XXXX

Music by D.J. Rock Steady

Door Prizes and 50/50 Raffle

Anacostia Old School Cruise

June 25, 2012 by Velisa McGhee Knatt (Register to contact)

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Greetings Anacostia Alumni!!!
With Just 6 months to go Anacostia Alumni friends and family, will sail the ocean blue on the Carnival Imagination to the Bahamas. We set sail from Miami, Fla. on our new date of December 14-17th, 2012.
Reserve your cabins for just $25.00 per person by July 6, 2012. Cabins range from $314- $329 per person. Oceanviews and balconies are available too. Contact Alumni Velisa McGhee at *****@yahoo.com or call (202) 255-XXXX for more details.

Anacostia Alumni Family and Friends FaceBook Group

April 17, 2012 by Shirelette McGue Wilkins (Register to contact)

The "Anacostia Alumni Family and Friends" committee invites you to join our Group. Visit FaceBook, and search for "Anacostia Alumni Family and Friends". Send us your "Join" request, and we'll get you started!

Anacostia Alumni Rock and Bowl

March 29, 2012 by Shirelette McGue Wilkins (Register to contact)

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Greetings Classmates!

If you enjoy bowling, meeting and greeting old classmates, we invite you to join us for the "Anacostia Twilight Bowling Fundraiser" to be held at Bolling Air Force Base! We're having a 50/50 raffle, home made pound cake and cupcake raffle, and other surprises!

Proceeds for this event will be used to help organize and establish the "Anacostia Alumni Family and Friends" non-profit organization, and to assist in defraying the costs of organizing the reunion for the Class of 1972.

Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 8:00 PM - Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 12:00 AM (ET)

Bolling Air Force Base
20 MacDill Boulevard
Washington, D.C. 20032


The cost of this event is $20.00 person* -- in advance and at the door.

To purchase tickets, click on the link below, or copy and paste it into your web browser.

http://www.*****/****



For more information, please contact:

Maurice "Moe" Marshall, Class of 72
*****@verizon.net

Debra Jones, Class of 76
*****@yahoo.com

Justine B. Middleton, Class of 78
*****@comcast.net

Velisa Knatt, Class of 78
*****@yahoo.com

Christopher "Chris" Curley, Class of 80
*****@yahoo.com

Shirelette McGue Wilkins, Class of 80
*****@yahoo.com



A list of attendees** will be compiled and hand-delivered to the base on April 10th. Anyone submitting information past this date will not be allowed to participate, as their names will not be on the base access sheet.

Upon entering the base, each participant MUST their valid photo ID (Government, Driver's License, Military). No outside food is allowed within the bowling alley. Refreshments are sold in the concession area.


*Includes shoe rental and bowling.

**In order to access the base, Chris will be collecting the following information from those who are interested in attending this event: full name, date of birth, and vehicle tag number. Please forward this information in an e-mail format to: *****@yahoo.com.

Anacostia Alumni's

October 31, 2011 by Deborah Jones (Register to contact)

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MORE INFORMATION ON ANACOSTIA OLD SCHOOL CRUISE!!!!

Hello Sousa Jr and Anacostia Alumni’s this is the SECOND LETTER regarding the Alumni 2012 Cruise. Please take the time to read all the information. The 2012 cruise will take place on December 07, 2012 thru December 10,2012. We will be leaving from Miami Florida on December 07, 2012 at 4PM. We will travel to Nassau Bahamas-4days and 3 nights. We will return on Monday December 10 2012 at 8AM.Remember all friends and family are welcome. Your first initial deposit will be $25.00 per person. The deposit will reserve your spot and lock in your rate. The rate depends on the cabin you select. Also the deadline for your $25.00 deposit per person will be December 12, 2011.The cruise ship is the Carnival Imagination.
For further information on how to submit your $25.00 deposit contact Velisa(78) at (202) 255-XXXX or email Deborah(76) at *****@yahoo.com you will be given a link to use to make your deposit (use Anacostia 2012 Cruise in the subject line)

Get Ready!!!!! Get Ready!!!!! Get Ready!!!!!!



*Note: Cancellation Fully Refundable Before October 2012

Anacostia Old School Cruise

October 31, 2011 by Deborah Jones (Register to contact)

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Welcome to the 2012 Old
School Cruise Ship sponsored by Developing Visions LLC



(Deborah and Velisa McGhee)











Roll Call: Alumni’s of Sousa Jr High, year 1965 thru 1973 and

Anacosta High, year 1974 thru 1982 are you ready to travel back in time? Are

you ready to cruise with the old school? We may not be able to turn back the

hands of time but we can definitely take a scroll down memory lane. The Mother

ship connection is ready to cruise back in time December 7 thru 10, 2012. All

friends and family members are welcome.

So, stay tune for more information.

email: *****@yahoo.com













GET READY!!!!! GET READY!!!!!!! GET READY!!!!!!!

ANACOSTIA MUTI-CLASS COOKOUT

April 13, 2011 by Raymond Bullock (Register to contact)

ANACOSTIA MULTI-CLASS COOKOUT
AUGUST 4, 2012
NOON 'TIL DUSK
COSCA REGIONAL PARK
THE GROUP PAVILION (B-SIDE)
11000 THRIFT ROAD CLINTON, MD 20735
$25.00 PER PERSON
CONTACTS: RAY BULLOCK (1963)(202)882-2884, Wm. "PEEWEE" PEGUES (1964)(571)229-0776, DELANTE JOHNSON (1965)(301) 580-4519, RONALD CUNNINGHAM (1966)(301)630-7997, RODNEY SPINKS (1967)(202)329-5713, RANDOLPH HURSEY (1968)(202)889-8720

Anacostia High School News From Around The Web

Keep It Moving September 19

September 20, 2016 by WEAA

... host Marsha Jews speaks with Judge Robert L. Wilkins, of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia; Brett Murray, a musician and non-profit event planner; and Keith Killgo, music director at Anacostia High school in Washington DC.

DC police recruiting plan partners with Anacostia High School, UDC

September 15, 2016 by WJLA

WJLAWASHINGTON (ABC7) — Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that the city's creating a Public Safety Academy at Anacostia High School, starting with 10th grade students to set them on a path to becoming DC Police officers. Since the late 1990s when the ...

Teenager killed in Southeast DC double shooting

September 1, 2016 by FOX 5 DC

FOX 5 DCWASHINGTON - Police are investigating a double shooting in Southeast D.C. that resulted in the death of a 17-year-old boy who had attended Anacostia High School. D.C. police said they responded to the shooting at around 2:30 p.m. and officers found the ...

Police: Arrest in deadly shooting of 17-year-old near Anacostia High School in Southeast

September 1, 2016 by WJLA

WJLAWASHINGTON (ABC7) — On Monday, School Safety Division officers found and arrested a 15-year-old juvenile male suspect, in connection with a shooting that happened on Thursday in the 1900 block of 16th Street, Southeast. D.C. police reported ...

Anacostia High School to open public safety academy in fall of 2016

January 12, 2016 by WJLA

WJLAWASHINGTON (ABC7) — With a grandfather who proudly served on the police force, 15-year-old Sequan Canon thinks he could possibly do the same, that is, if his basketball dream falls through. "If I don't play sports, yeah, it's something that I want to ...

Anacostia High School temporarily evacuated due to bomb threat

December 17, 2015 by WJLA

WJLAWASHINGTON (ABC7) -- Anacostia High School in Southeast D.C. was evacuated Thursday due to a bomb threat, police confirmed. It was unclear how the bomb threat against the school, located at 1601 16th Street SE, was received. Police did not find any ...

Anacostia High School in D.C. evacuated over bomb threat

December 17, 2015 by Washington Times

Anacostia High School was evacuated Thursday afternoon after school officials received a bomb threat, police confirmed. A spokeswoman for the Metropolitan Police Department told The Washington Times that Frank W. Ballou High School also received a ...

D.C. Woman Charged with Attempted Murder in Baltimore County

July 22, 2015 by Patch.com

Patch.comFinley is an educational aide at Anacostia High School in Washington, D.C., and school officials told ABC 7 she will be placed on leave in the fall due to the incident. Authorities say Finley came to her boyfriend's home in the 10800 block of Sherwood ...

DC schools aide charged with trying to kill boyfriend

July 21, 2015 by Washington Post

Washington PostA D.C. Public Schools employee was arrested Sunday for setting her boyfriend's house on fire and trying to burn him, police said. Lisa Lashell Finley, 29, who has been an educational aide at Anacostia High School since 2013, was charged with first ...

D.C. Public School employee charged with attempted murder after allegedly throwing gasoline on boyfriend, setting ...

July 21, 2015 by WJLA

WJLAOWINGS MILLS, Md. (WJLA) - A D.C. resident who worked at Anacostia High School in 2014 is now jailed without bond in Baltimore County charged with attempted first-degree murder. Police alleged that on Sunday, July 19 Lisa Lashell Finley tossed ...

D.C. Teacher's Aide Charged With Throwing Gas on Boyfriend, Setting Home on Fire

July 21, 2015 by NBC4 Washington

NBC4 WashingtonShe has been charged with attempted first degree murder, first degree arson and first degree assault. Finley is an educational aide at Anacostia High School, an official with D.C. Public Schools confirmed. She was hired in Oct. 2013. Her current ...

JetBlue airline gives Anacostia in Washington D.C. vending machines containing 100000 books to 'tackle literacy ...

July 20, 2015 by The Independent

The IndependentJetBlue airline has teamed-up with publishing company Random House to place three of the machines around the low-literacy neighbourhood of Anacostia in Washington, D.C. which, according to city school data, sees less than 25 per cent of its middle ...

Teen goes from homeless shelter to finishing her first year at Georgetown

June 14, 2015 by Washington Post

Washington PostShe hated being at the D.C. General homeless shelter, where showers ran cold, raccoons roamed dark hallways and all her stuff was crammed into a chaotic jumble under beds and against pale yellow walls. There Rashema Melson, 19, had gotten used to ...

Advanced Placement offerings vary widely in DC high schools

April 20, 2015 by Washington Post

The number of Advanced Placement classes at high schools in the District ranges from 29 courses at Wilson High School to three courses at Anacostia High School east of the river. Offerings at Wilson, the city's largest high school, with about 1,800 ...

DC Council considers bill to ban Indian mascots at schools

September 23, 2014 by Washington Post

The Anacostia High School Indians might soon have to change their name if the D.C. Council approves a new bill that would prohibit the city's public schools from using Native American mascots. The bill, introduced Tuesday by council members Kenyan R.

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