The ALUMNI ALLIANCE SOUTH SHORE CHICAGO AASSC has been established to maintain the traditions of South Shore High School Chicago, assist in the advancement of AASSC through its alumni, and to generate and maintain the active interest of all alumni as a support organization with diversity and pride in the heritage of our alma mater.
The mission of AASSC is connecting alumni, school, and community. The primary goal of AASSC is to foster continued relationships between alumni and school, and support alumni in social and professional networking. AASSC aims to award annual scholarships to select graduating seniors who meet specific criteria as designated by AASSC scholarship committee.
Encourage alumnae passion for South Shore High School to such a level as to inspire commitment and loyalty to the school, and promote involvement with the AASSC in meaningful ways such as:
Developing the AASSC as a financially self-sustaining and fiscally responsible organization within the wider South Shore Community. Cultivating students to ensure participation in the AASSC following graduation. Providing opportunities for the AASSC members to assemble and foster camaraderie among alumni. Establishing a repository of historic memorabilia. Developing, maintaining, and moderating digital media including: Facebook, Twitter and Website activities. Creating a database of all alumni members with viable contact information.
Alumni Alliance Purpose
The Alliance shall conduct any lawful business consistent with its mission. The primary purposes of the Alliance shall be to (i) provide a means of social interaction for the graduates and former students of Chicago’s South Shore High School (together, with its successor entities, are collectively referred to herein as “SSHS”), (ii) support SSHS and (iii) enhance loyalty to SSHS with its current and former students and the community.