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|2700 FM 1379|
Midland , Texas 79706
|School district||Greenwood Independent School District|
|Teaching staff||39.62 (FTE)|
|Student to teacher ratio||14.51|
|Color(s)|| Columbia blue, Navy blue, White|
Greenwood High School is a public, co-educational 9-12 secondary school in Midland, Texas. It is a part of the Greenwood Independent School District.
Midland is a city in and the county seat of Midland County, Texas, United States, on the Southern Plains of the state's western area. A small portion of the city extends into Martin County.
Greenwood Independent School District is a public school district based in the community of Greenwood, Texas (USA). The district's mascot is the ranger/rangerette. As of 2015, Ariel Elliott is the superintendent. In 2009, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.
The demographic breakdown of the 527 students enrolled in 2013-14 was:
21.6% of the students were eligible for free or reduced lunch.
Greenwood High School fields teams in football, baseball, basketball, volleyball, cross country, tennis, golf, softball, powerlifting, and track and field .[ clarification needed ] They compete in UIL district 4A.
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end. The offense, which is the team controlling the oval-shaped football, attempts to advance down the field by running with or passing the ball, while the defense, which is the team without control of the ball, aims to stop the offense's advance and aims to take control of the ball for themselves. The offense must advance at least ten yards in four downs, or plays, and otherwise they turn over the football to the defense; if the offense succeeds in advancing ten yards or more, they are given a new set of four downs. Points are primarily scored by advancing the ball into the opposing team's end zone for a touchdown or kicking the ball through the opponent's goalposts for a field goal. The team with the most points at the end of a game wins.
Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two opposing teams who take turns batting and fielding. The game proceeds when a player on the fielding team, called the pitcher, throws a ball which a player on the batting team tries to hit with a bat. The objectives of the offensive team are to hit the ball into the field of play, and to run the bases—having its runners advance counter-clockwise around four bases to score what are called "runs". The objective of the defensive team is to prevent batters from becoming runners, and to prevent runners' advance around the bases. A run is scored when a runner legally advances around the bases in order and touches home plate. The team that scores the most runs by the end of the game is the winner.
Basketball is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each, opposing one another on a rectangular court, compete with the primary objective of shooting a basketball through the defender's hoop while preventing the opposing team from shooting through their own hoop. A field goal is worth two points, unless made from behind the three-point line, when it is worth three. After a foul, timed play stops and the player fouled or designated to shoot a technical foul is given one or more one-point free throws. The team with the most points at the end of the game wins, but if regulation play expires with the score tied, an additional period of play (overtime) is mandated.
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