Taft High School is celebrating its 75th Diamond Jubilee Anniversary this year! Taft opened its doors in 1939 and alumni, teachers, retired teachers, parents and students are looking forward to the many celebration events planned for 2014. On Saturday, September 27th there will be a 75th Anniversary Dinner/Dance held at the beautiful and conveniently located Ridgemoor Country Club at Gunnison Street and Natoma Avenue, just one mile south of Taft High School. This event will feature over 250 Taft alumni, retired Taft teachers, current teachers, parents, business leaders, friend and neighbors of Taft High School. Complete details will be forthcoming in the next few weeks but please SAVE THE DATE as you will not want to miss this exciting, exhilarating, enthusiastic and thoroughly enjoyable celebration of William Howard Taft High School's 75 years serving the boys and girls on the Northwest side of Chicago.