McCallie is an All-Boys Private Boarding School and Day School, a Christian-based College Prep School. 
McCallie seeks out and accepts boys from all ethnic, racial, religious, and socioeconomic backgrounds and places a high value on a diverse student body.

Reunion Weekend 2019

Reunion Weekend: October 3-6, 2019

Classes:  1949, 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, 2014
We can't wait to see you back on the Ridge! Make your hotel reservations EARLY!!

Alumni Achievement Awards: Saturday, October 5

During Reunion Weekend, McCallie presents Alumni Achievement Awards. These awards are given to graduates who have distinguished themselves professionally and are presented to individuals who are celebrating reunions. Alumni must have graduated from McCallie at least 15 years before they can be considered for this award.

Please nominate a deserving classmate! Email

Previous winners:
Class of 1949
Hon. William R. Baker (2004)
Woodruff Asbury Banks, Jr. (1994)
Daniel Simeon Blalock, Jr. (1994)
George Henry Cornelson, Jr. (1989)
Richard Scott Morris (1999)
Albert Mitchell Pennybacker (1999)
Class of 1954
Clarence B. Bauknight (2009)
John R. Johnson (2004)
Rev. George E. Milner, Jr. (2004)
Rev. William L. Warlick (2009)
Rev. Louis Henderson Zbinden, Jr. (1989)
Class of 1959
Daniel M. Armstrong III (2009)
William J. Branstrom III (2004)
Charles E. Bugg (1984)
RADM Robert C. Crates, SC, USNR (Retired) (2004)
Robert Edward Helms (1994)
George W. Lundy, Jr. (1999)
Leland Madison Park (1989)
John S. Rainey (2009)
Emerson Barney Robinson, Jr. (1984)
David Allen Stonecipher (1994)
COL Richard C. Williams, USA (Retired) (2009)
Class of 1964
Edward Lamar Baker, Jr. (1989)
Paul Campbell III (1994)
C. Franklin Fielden III (2004)
Halbert Grant Law, Jr. (1999)
Samuel D. Turner (2009)
Class of 1969
L. Kirkpatrick Bobo (2014)
William Neel Carpenter (1999)
William M. Choate (2009)
Ernest Robert Cotter III (1989)
Mills Gallivan, Esq. (2014)
Jonathan D. Hilton (2014)
Carl Horn III (1999)
George McMillan, Jr. (2014)
Maurice S. Rawlings, Jr., M.D. (2004)
Dr. Newell B. Robinson (2014)
Robert Kirk Walker (1994)
Class of 1974
R. Timothy Culvahouse (2004)
Dr. Peter C. Griffith (2009)
Graeme McGregor Keith, Jr. (1999)
Jason Makansi (2014)
Class of 1979
John Tally Johnston III (1999)
William H. Kimball (2009)
James D.R. Latham (2014)
Stephen D. Lebovitz (2004)
Douglas R. Wedding (2004)
Class of 1984
Daniel Timothy Castor (1999)
Dr. John M. Crates (2014)
Joseph P. Ferguson (2004)
Maj. Savas T. Kyriakidis (2014)
W. Brent Turner (2009)
Andrew Graham Vaughn (2009)
Class of 1989
 James W. Burns ’89 (2009)
Christopher A. Hall (2014)
Drew S. Read (2014)
Class of 1994
Dr. Marcus B. Hummings (2014)
Class of 1999
Dr. Jowei Chen, Ph.D. (2014)



The Holiday Inn and Suites, Downtown Chattanooga: Click here for online reservations. Or, call hotel at 877-666-3243 and ask for McCallie School Reunion rate. ($129

The Read House: Click here for online reservations. OR, call hotel at 423-266-4121 and ask for McCallie School Reunion rate. ($159/$179) This is the host hotel for the class of 1969.

The Westin Hotel: Click here for online reservations. OR, call hotel at 866-912-1083 and ask for McCallie School Reunion rate. ($179)

Reunion Weekend Schedule

Thursday, October 3

10:00 a.m.

GOLDEN M GOLF OUTING at Bear Trace at Harrison Bay (designed by Jack Nicklaus). Entry fee includes practice balls, greens fee, and cart. Players will be paired with classmates.

3:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.
CHECK IN AT HOSPITALITY TABLE Hospitality Table at The Westin Hotel will be open to pick up pre-purchased football tickets.  Ask any questions about the weekend!

6:30 p.m. 
Enjoy renewed friendships, live music, cocktails and food at the new Westin Hotel.

Friday, October 4

9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
CHECK IN AT HOSPITALITY TABLES. Hospitality Tables at The Westin Hotel and The Read House will be open to pick up pre-purchased football tickets. Ask any questions about the weekend!

10:00 a.m.
SPORTING CLAYS OUTING (pay on site). Benton Sporting Clays, 5244 Upper River Road, Charleston TNFor more information, click here.

10:00 a.m.
REUNION GOLF OUTING at Bear Trace at Harrison Bay (designed by Jack Nicklaus). Entry fee includes practice balls, greens fee, and cart. Players will be paired with classmates.

11:30 a.m.
GOLDEN M LUNCHEON The class of 1969 will be inducted into the Golden M Society. Kirk Walker '69 will receive the Distinguished Alumnus Award, and Alumni Achievement Awards and True Blue Awards will be given as well. (This event is for all Golden M alumni that graduated 50 + years ago)

Optional activities for the day (NO RESERVATIONS REQUIRED)
6:00 p.m.
BUS to BAYLOR for Football game Bus will leave from Westin Hotel and will be parked on Pine Street. Bus will leave promptly at 6:00 p.m. Reservations required.
6:00 p.m.
BIG BLUE INDOOR TAILGATE and GAME WATCHING in the Sports and Activities Center, McCallie Campus. Reunion classes will tailgate together in a private area. Advance reservations are required for the tailgate. Great food and soft drinks will be provided with tailgate reservation. You may bring your own cooler of beverages.  

7:30 p.m.
MCCALLIE vs BAYLOR FOOTBALL GAME KICK-OFF AT BAYLOR  Advance ticket purchase required. No tickets will be available at the gate.

Saturday, October 5

9:00 a.m.
REUNION TENNIS ROUND ROBIN at the Strang-Voges Tennis Center. Led by Jeff Clark ’91, Varsity Tennis Coach

9:00 a.m.--1:00 p.m. 
INDOOR GOLF CENTER OPEN Swing by to practice your chips and putts and to try out our simulator.

10:00 a.m. 

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
MEMORIAL SERVICE in McCallie Chapel. We will honor the deceased classmates in each class celebrating reunions.

11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
REUNION LUNCH RECEPTION WITH FACULTY in Alumni (Dining) Hall. An opportunity for alumni to visit with past and present faculty members, and to enjoy a buffet reception with classmates. Headmaster Lee Burns ’87 will present Alumni Achievement Awards and True Blue Awards to those winners in the classes of 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, and 2004.

1:00 p.m. -3:00 p.m. 
CAMPUS TOURS LED BY STUDENTS Tours will begin at Alumni Hall; tours will be given on a continual basis during these two hours. Be sure to check out Walker Hall, our new science and technology building!

1:00 p.m. 
Swing by to practice your chips and putts and to try out our simulators.

1:00 p.m.

CLASS PARTIES: In the process of choosing venues.

Class of 1949 -- St. John's Restaurant

Class of 1954 -- Home of Bob Berz

Class of 1959--

Class of 1964 -- Mountain City Club, Mountain City Room

Class of 1969 -- Tennessee Aquarium, River Journey Building

Class of 1974 -- 

Class of 1979 -- 

Class of 1984-- 

Class of 1989 -- Home of Ben Brock

Class of 1994 -- 

Class of 1999-- State of Confusion

Class of 2004 -- Chattanooga Brewing Company

Class of 2009 -- Naked River Brewing Company

Class of 2014 -- 

ONLINE REGISTRATION will be available July 1. or call the Alumni Office at 423-493-5722 for more details.

The McCallie Bookstore, in its location on the first floor of Maclellan Hall, will be open on Friday from 7:30 a.m. –
4 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Here you can purchase gifts, clothing and other McCallie memorabilia.

Please remember we are a community built on honor. If you plan to participate in any Reunion Weekend activities, registration and payment are required.

Cancellations: We understand that circumstances change and it may be necessary to cancel your Reunion registration. If you cancel by September 26, your registration fee will be fully refunded. After that date, we cannot issue a refund.

Enjoy everything Chattanooga has to offer! From the North Shore’s Coolidge and Renaissance Parks to the downtown Riverfront to the bohemian Southside, Chattanooga provides many venues for family fun or reconnecting with friends. For more information on local attractions and dining, you can call the Chattanooga Convention and Visitors Bureau at
1-800-322-3344 or visit