SLHS Alumni & History

Seal of SLHS

'SidneyLanier.org' is a commemoration to a large high school in Montgomery, Alabama, affectionately known as "the castle". Discover the history of "the castle" and the lives of more than 40,000 students.

See the impact of Sidney Lanier High School to Montgomery, to Alabama, to the United States, and to the world. Sidney Lanier High School prepared and graduated students who are now Astronauts, Business Owners, Craftsmen, Clergy, Doctors, Entertainers, Lawyers, Retailers, Soldiers, and Sports Figures. You'll find 'our Poets' in all parts of the world as scientists, statesmen, and leaders held in high regard. From Astronauts to Zoo Keepers and every profession in between, this grand old school has prepared many for the journey as an adult fulfilling their dreams.

Explore the complete history of Sidney Lanier High School (SLHS) and all of the students who attended from 1910 through today. Help us remember by sharing your memories of students, events, relatives and friends of that may have attended Lanier. Many of you may have a yearbook, a newspaper article or photos. Any memorabilia will help paint a complete history of the school. Contributions do not have to be monetary. You can help by writing articles and contributing photos. Share your memories using the comment sections of articles and photos.

Explore the site! Search for a class year, a word, a phrase, a person, or an event. Enjoy and Comment!

Lanier High School Sketch - Circa 1928