Lookout Jr. High All-Classes Reunion Saturday, May 4

Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Lookout Jr. High, located on West 40th Street, was a school that served South Chattanooga.
Lookout Jr. High, located on West 40th Street, was a school that served South Chattanooga.

The annual reunion of all alumni of Lookout Jr. High School will be Saturday, May 4, from 10am to 3pm on the former campus in St. Elmo.

Class members may tour the school.  In case of rain, the event will be inside the building. 

A group photo will be made at 12:30pm.

Bring finger foods to share, folding chairs, and your camera.

If you have questions or would like to be on the Lookout alumni e-mail list, contact Sherry at sherryberrybee@chartertn.net.


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