Boylan Central Catholic High School – 1960

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Architect’s sketch shows the new Rockford Central Catholic high school constructed at 4100 No. Main St……Plans for a spring fund drive for the building were announced today by pastors of 15 parishes to be served by the new high school.

Source: Rockford Morning Star January 17, 1960

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Scandroli Construction Co., Rockford, is the contractor.

School was designed by Hubbard and Hyland, Rockford architects.


Mike Mastroianni

“Its All About Removing Obstacles,” by Paul Anthony Arco, senior staff writer, pp 84-85

photo of Mike Mastroianni

teacher, health care administrator, business owner and Rock Valley Community College president

6th president of Rock Valley College, replaced Jack Becherer

Boylan High School graduate, associate degree from Rock Valley,  then degree from Rockford University

Source: Northwest Quarterly magazine, Holiday 2014, Vol. 11, No. 6, pp 84-85




Phantom Regiment…Marches to Win at Home

buglerPhantom Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps performed before 5400 at Boylan High School Friday to win first place in the Show of Shows.  Visiting marching units included Spirit of Atlanta; Sun Coast Sound of Tampa, FL; Crossmen of Philadelphis; 27th Lancers of Revere, MA; Cavaliers of Rosemont, IL; Bridgemen of Batonne, NJ; Sky Ryders of Hutchinson, KS.

Rockford Morning Star, 08/04/1984

Ginestra, Dr. Todd Philip

Lady Lake, FL—-

born in Rockford and graduated from Boylan High School in 1984.

Medical Degree in 1992 from the University of Illinois and was a Plastic Surgeon, practicing most recently in Lady Lake, Florida.

He proudly served as a major in the U.S. Army Reserves and was elevated to active duty status and served in Iraq.

Died July 15, 2014 in Crystal River, Florida.

Fitzgerald Funeral Home and Crematory, St. Bridget Catholic Church.

Source: Rockford Register Star, July 31, 2014

Logli, Ben or Benjamin Paul

Logli, Ben “State expectations – Belvidere North enters the season the No. 1 ranked team in Illinois” Rockford Morning Star 1/31/1968

Logli, Benjamin Paul graduate, Boylan High School Rockford Register Star 6/13/2010

Logli, Benjamin Paul “Young Americans – 2010 Winners” National Honor Society, NIC-10 Scholar Athlete, IHSA Solo Division, Rockford Register Star 5/2/2010

Logli, Ben “Seven NIC-10 Quiz Stars Picked for Sectional Team” Rockford Register Star 5/11/2010