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A Jesuit College Preparatory Experience

Graduate Parents Network

Graduate Parents Network Mission

To stay connected to the Loyola Academy faith-based community by participating in spiritual and intellectual programs, social events and philanthropic and service opportunities.

You’re encouraged to participate at whatever level works for you and your family. Your time commitment is completely flexible.

Upcoming Events

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  • All American Ramble Rouser

    Presented by Wintrust

    Start the new year off in red, white and blue and join us for the All American Ramble Rouser—the official kickoff party for the Ramble season! Enjoy regional American cuisine and drinks while mingling with your fellow Rambler parents, alumni and graduate parents.

    Visit the Ramble Rouser web page for more information and registration.
    East Gym
  • Evening with Fr. McGrath

    Why Bother? Living Our Faith in Challening Times

    Why bother with the Church and with the practice of the faith? Fr. McGrath will address the current context of the challenge to live our faith, both the graces of this time and the significant scars and obstacles, and will provide practical ideas and strategies for living our faith today.

    Register Now
  • Ramble

    West Gym
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Recent News

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  • Inaugural Golden Mass and Dinner

    On Wednesday, June 12, more than 100 Loyola Academy Golden Graduate Parents, who had children at the Academy in the 70s, 80s and 90s, and golden Rambler alumni, who have already celebrated their 50-year reunion, came together for an evening of community and camaraderie at the inaugural Golden Mass and Dinner.
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  • Grandparent and Student Mass and Reception

    On Sunday, September 24, over 300 Ramblers and their grandparents gathered on a beautiful, warm autumn morning in the Loyola Chapel to celebrate Mass with Loyola Academy President Rev. Patrick E. McGrath, SJ.  As always Fr. McGrath’s inspirational words inspired guests and connected this multigenerational audience.
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  • Board Members

    Loyola Academy's Graduate Parent Network is served by the following board members:
    • Mary and Roger Hickey '79
    • Mary Pat and Brian Hickey
    • Rosemary and James Hughes '74
    • Bruce and Laura Lee
    • Marge Livingston
    • Kerrie and Mike McKeough
    • Diane and Mark Muench '75
    • John and Cathie Murphy LdM '81
    • Cathy and Peter Nichols
    • Kathy and Chris Pappas
    • Meg and Bill Phelan '78
    • Nancy and Marc Poggioli
    • Elizabeth Price and John Shugrue
    • Mary and Scott Rafferty
    • Jill and Randy Rueth
    • Clare and Chris Rule '87
    • Louise and Robert Sanborn
    • Melissa and Fritz Schaupp
    • Andra and Mike Starshak '84
  • Ways to Get Involved

    You're encouraged to participate at whatever level works for you and your family - your commitment is completely flexible. We invite you to explore your options below. For more information and to receive Graduate Parent Network emails, please contact Special Events Coordinator Liam Kirwan at
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Our Mission

To form women and men for meaningful lives of leadership and service in imitation of Jesus Christ through a college preparatory education in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition.
Loyola Academy admits students of any race, color and national origin or ethnic origin.