Mandeville (MHS) Class of 1982 Alumni List

Help us Update the Mandeville 1982 Class List by adding any names missing from the list below:

Registered Alumni

Class Memories From 1982

Register to contact
TWO OF MY FONDEST MEMORIES ARE MR.ABLE AND MR.CHELENA.THESE TWO TEACHERS WOULD NOT SETTLE FOR ANYTHING BUT THE BEST IN THEIR STUDENTS.THEY ALSO WANTED AND DESERVED DISCIPLINE FROM THEIR STUDENTS AND THEY GOT IT.IF YOU DID NOT GIVE THEM 100% YOU FAILED.I REMEMBER MR.CHELENA ASKING ME WHY DID I WANT TO JOIN AUTOMOTIVE SHOP?I TOLD HIM BECAUSE I LOVE CARS.I ALSO LIKE GETTING MY HANDS DIRTY.HE SAID I WOULD NEVER MAKE IT IN HIS CLASS,THAT YEAR I WON AUTOMOTIVE MECHANIC OF THE YEAR AWARD.MAY 15,1982.MR.ABLE WAS A CLASSY GUY.GREAT SENSE OF HUMOR,DISCIPLINARY MAN ALSO.KEPT US IN LINE JUST LIKE MR.CHELENA DID.HE WAS A CLASSY GUY TO.MR.ABLE USE TO ASK ME WHAT MACHINE DID IWANT TO BE CERTIFIED ON ONE DAY,I LOOKED AROUND THE SHOP AND SAID ALL OF THEM.HE ASKED ME WHY,I TOLD HIM I KNOW HOW TO USE EVERY MACHINE IN HERE EXCEPT FOR THE LATHE.HE SAID WHO TAUGHT YOU HOW TO USE ALL OF THE OTHER MACHINES TO WHICH I REPLIED MY FATHER AND MY GRANDFATHER.HE TOLD ME I HAD TO GET CERTIFIED BY HIM.I SAID I WILL SUCCEED.HE THEN WENT OVER THE WHOLE SHOP WITH ME AND ASKED ME DID I STILL THINK I COULD DO IT BECAUSE OF MY HANDICAPP AT THE TIME.I TOLD HIM YES SIR I DO.ONE THING ABOUT MR.ABLE AND MR.CHELENA WAS THAT THEY WANTED YOU TO CALL THEM BY THEIR NAMES MR.ABLE OR SIR.SAME THING WITH MR.CHELENA.BOTH OF THESE MEN WANTED RESPECT AND THEY GOT IT FROM THEIR STUDENTS.BOTH MEN A CLASS ACT IN THEIR OWN WAY.
Teachers Posted: 03/16/2009

Reunions and Mandeville High School News

More 1982 alumni from Mandeville HS have posted profiles on Classmates.com®. Click here to register for free at Classmates.com® and view other 1982 alumni.

 

Alumni from the Mandeville High School class of 1982 that have been added to this alumni directory are shown on this page. All of the people on this page graduated in '82 from Mandeville . You can register for free to add your name to the MHS alumni directory.

Mandeville High School alumni can relive their experiences from high school by sharing memories and pictures, reconnecting with those alumni listed, and more.