As of 2014, there are online retail stores that have scanned and archived copies of yearbooks from schools around the United States. The websites OldHighSchoolYearbooks, E-Yearbook and MyOldYearbookCD all offer a variety of high school and college yearbooks for sale.Know More
OldHighSchoolYearbooks is an auction website that accepts bids via eBay for its multi-state collection of yearbooks. E-Yearbook has an extensive searchable database of middle school, high school, college and military school yearbooks. Thumbnail-sized images of the yearbooks' pages can be viewed by any website visitor, but a registered membership is required in order to view the full-sized pictures and complete yearbooks. The site offers monthly and annual subscription memberships. MyOldYearbookCD is a website designed for reunion planning professionals. Its goal is to help party planners organize a memorable event. The website has over 4,500 yearbooks from all over the United States in its library. The yearbook images are scanned onto a CD to give the user a new way to view old yearbook photos.
The School Annual Publishing Company suggests a few other methods for obtaining copies of high school yearbooks. Contact the school, the school district or the local library in the town where the school is located. These places may either have yearbook copies or know where they can be easily obtained. If the school doesn't have a copy of the yearbook, someone there may have contact information for the person in charge of the alumni association.Learn more about Education
Obtain a copy of your high school diploma by contacting the school or school district from which you graduated, filling out any necessary paperwork and paying the applicable fee. The exact method varies depending on the state and school district. Obtaining a duplicate diploma can take up to several weeks depending on the school.Full Answer >
High schools typically keep their own collection of past yearbooks either in the school library or the local public library. These collections are available to anyone who wants to view them.Full Answer >
U.S. News & World Report, a well-established organization for educational analyses, posts an annual online ranking of high schools in the United States. The information involved in formulating each ranking comes from public schools in each of the 50 states, as well as the District of Columbia.Full Answer >
Old copies of high school yearbooks are most easily purchased by contacting the yearbook department of the high school in question. Also look on yearbook resale sites such as ThisOldYearbook.com and OurClassReunion.com as well as classifieds sites such as Craigslist.org or auction sites such as eBay.com.Full Answer >