Military Alumni

Military High School Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

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Alumni Stories

Aaron Schneider

Aaron Schneider

Class of 1983

Aaron Schneider is a filmmaker and cinematographer. His first feature film, Get Low, drew widespread praise when it premiered at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival, and was subsequently purchased for distribution by Sony Pictures Classics.
His cinematography work includes the TV series Murder One (for which he was nominated for a 1996 Emmy Award), and the pilot episode of the series Supernatural; and the films Kiss the Girls and Simon Birch. He was also the second unit director of photography for Titanic.
In 2003, he won the Oscar for Best Short Subject for the live action short film Two Soldiers (shared with producer Andrew J. Sacks). The 40-minute short was based on a short story written by William Faulkner.
His debut directorial feature film, Get Low, was released in the US on July 30, 2010. It stars Robert Duvall in a much-lauded performance, in addition to Sissy Spacek, Bill Murray, and Lucas Black.
Schneider was born and raised in Mossville, Illinois, and attended Illinois Valley Central High School in Chillicothe, Illinois.

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Illinois Valley Central High School Classmates

Tracey Grant
Class of '81

School News

Class of 1982 Reunion Information Is Posted

Please check the class of '82 page and RSVP to the reunion committee. Also, if you know of anyone from the class of '82...
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