45th Reunion: Class of 1979

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Slideshow pictures are from your senior year at Taft. Some pictures may include members of younger classes. Let us know if you notice photos without seniors and we will make sure to update the slideshow.
If you have photos you'd like to share please contact taftevent@taftschool.org. Thank you! 

Alumni Weekend is around the corner, May 10-11, 2024.
Taft looks forward to welcoming you back to campus for your 45th reunion in the spring.

Reunion Hotel

The Heritage Hotel
522 Heritage Rd
Southbury, CT 06488
Call 203-264-8200 and press “6” for the front office and reference the “Taft Alumni” block or book online here
(When booking online, make sure to enter the arrival and departure dates of your choice)

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45th Reunion Class Gathering

Friday, May 10
John's Cafe
693 Main St S

Reunion eBook!

Submit your page here

Reunion Committee

Holly Sweet Burt
Patty Buttenheim
Paul Stancs
Penny Bowers Ward
Lisa Zonino

Class Secretary

Paul Stancs

Head Class Agents

Patty Buttenheim
Pamela Cole


Call the Advancement Office at 800-959-8238 or contact Christine Afiouni, Director of Alumni Relations and Special Events at cafiouni@taftschool.org.

Check back often for more information regarding the weekend!

Enjoy a playlist of songs from the time you were at Taft. Listen to a preview without a Spotify account. For access to the full list, click and log in onto your account or you can create a Spotify account for free. You can even add songs to it here! Enjoy!  

Support Taft

The upcoming reunion is a
great time to support the school with a gift.
The Taft Fund counts heavily on reunion classes to boost both total annual giving & participation. 
Reunion gifts typically range from $20 to $1,890 and up. 
You can make your gift online via credit card, Venmo (@Taft1890), or PayPal at taftschool.org/give.
Thank you!

Did you move recently, get a new cell phone number, or change your email address? Let us know here so we can be sure to keep you up to date with upcoming reunions and campus news!