the official Desert High Early Years
Website – 1955-1969.

You can find Desert Alumni at: Facebook

Congratulations to the Class of ’67 – 50 years!


Our In Memoriam page has been remodeled.

We’ve added yearbooks to our site!

Click on group photo for a much larger view! (2.4MB)DHS Group
2010 Cruise pictures at: Click here

2011 Cruise pictures at: Click here

Group Photo

March 1-5, 2010
Desert High Alumni Cruise 2010

Click here for the wonderful recipe for the chocolate cake that was
served on the ship!

CONGRATULATIONS to ROBERT ALBERTI ’55 and VINCENT MORGAN ’61 recipients of the DHS 2012 Wall of Fame! Click here to view Wall of Fame program (.pdf file)

April 14, 2009Mr. Pohlman’s Obituary

March 2009 – if you’ve never checked out the photos from the 2006 Reunion, be sure to check them out – CLICK HERE

January 2009 – We will now list your websites and photos sites in our “Links” section. Please email them to admin@desertalumni.com

News Update 4/11/08 – our DHS Sign-in registry has been updated. Please check your profile and make any changes and/or updates.

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2006 ReunionPicturesPicturesPictures
Bravo to the Class of ’61!
They really know how to throw a good party.
Reunion 2006 is officially over but not the memories and a weekend of magic seeing
friends we’ve known since the ‘early years’.
See our reunion page. (click on photo for larger view)

order the film
Check out this website, you’ll find it interesting! BRATS Our Journey Home: U.S. military BRATSshare intimate memories about their unique childhoods – growing up on military bases around the world, then struggling to fit into an American lifestyle with which they have little in common. Narrated and featuring songs by Kris Kristofferson. Interviews include General Norman Schwarzkopf.

Our In Memoriam page is dedicated to those who are no longer with us. If you’d like to send a paragraph about any person listed or know of an addition, please send it to: admin@desertalumni.com.

Photo contributors: Mike Samuels, Nicki Shaffer Altomondo, Brenda Thompson Garrison, Sandra Safranek Idleman

Our News section features news, events, and updates that former classmates have shared.

Our Photo Albums contain photos taken at reunions, mini-reunions, get togethers, as well as photos sent in by former classmates who haven’t been able to attend any of the functions Desert Alumni have had in the past.

Our Links section contains favorite links and links to Edwards AFB.


CeeJay Pedersen (’61) – was the first DHS grad to order a Desert Alumni t-shirt from Our DHS Alumni Shoppe! – Looking good!

If you order one – send in a photo of you wearing it for our DHS Alumni photo album.