What We do

John Overton HS Alumni Association website was created to communicate the Alumni Association's activities:

  • In support of John Overton High School

  • In fostering ongoing relationships of our Alumni 

  • In preserving the history of the school and our graduates.

Our Activities


  • Meet and greet with Michael Bishop, author of “A Murder in Music City” at Overton where we honored the class of 1963

  • Participated in the Overton Trivia Challenge benefiting Overton’s Girls Athletic Program

  • Attended Reunion Events to allow Alumni the opportunity to become Charter members

  • Participated in various Overton Open House events to raise awareness of our organization and our mission

  • Held our first membership meeting and elected a Board of Directors

  • Gained official recognition as a Nonprofit Organization


  • Held our first membership drive and began meetings to form the alumni association

  • Held a Membership drive at the Overton Homecoming game

  • Had a strong presence at the first “JOHS Open House” that welcomed the entire community to showcase the third year of a four year plan to completely renovate the school.


  • Achieved School Support Organization with Metro Schools
  • Published new website
  • Added Reunion Activity Page Support
  • Added ability to pre-sale Event Tickets
  • Hosted Part 2: A Murder in Music City with Michael Bishop