Waverly High School (Ohio)

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Waverly High School
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45690

United States
Coordinates 39°07′53″N82°59′53″W / 39.131389°N 82.998056°W / 39.131389; -82.998056 Coordinates: 39°07′53″N82°59′53″W / 39.131389°N 82.998056°W / 39.131389; -82.998056
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Type Public high school
School districtWaverly City School District
NCES School ID 390491403506 [1]
PrincipalAshlee Stulley [2]
Teaching staff25.00 (on an FTE basis) [1]
Grades9-12
Enrollment441 (2016-2017) [1]
Student to teacher ratio17.64 [1]
Color(s)Orange and black          [3]
Athletics conference Southern Ohio Conference [3]
Mascot Tiger [3]
Website

Waverly High School (WHS) is a public high school in Waverly, Ohio, United States. It is the only high school in the Waverly City School District.

State schools, called public schools in North America and many other countries, are generally primary or secondary schools mandated for or offered to all children without charge, funded in whole or in part by taxation.

Secondary school A building and/or organization where secondary education is provided

A secondary school is both an organization that provides secondary education and the building where this takes place. Some secondary schools can provide both lower secondary education and upper secondary education, but these can also be provided in separate schools, as in the American middle and high school system.

Waverly, Ohio Village in Ohio, United States

Waverly is a village in, and the county seat of, Pike County, Ohio, United States, located 14 miles south of Chillicothe. The population was 4,408 at the 2010 census. The town was formed in 1829, as the construction of the Ohio and Erie Canal along the west bank of the Scioto River brought new growth to the area. In 1861 the county seat was moved here from Piketon.

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Music and Arts

Polarity, WHS pop a cappella group, received third place in the national a cappella competition, Harmony Sweepstakes, in May of 2019.

Athletics

The school's athletic affiliation is with the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) and the Southern Ohio Conference (SOC), which has seventeen member schools and is divided into two divisions (SOC I and SOC II) based on the schools' enrollment. The SOC includes teams from four different Ohio counties - Jackson County (Oak Hill High School), Lawrence County (Saint Joseph Central High School and Symmes Valley High School), Pike County (Waverly High School, Eastern High School, and Western High School), and Scioto County (Clay High School, Green High School, Glenwood High School, Sciotoville Community School, Valley High School, Northwest High School, Minford High School, Portsmouth West High School, Notre Dame High School, South Webster High School, and Wheelersburg High School). [4] See also Ohio High School Athletic Conferences and the Southern Ohio Conference

Ohio High School Athletic Association organization

The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) is the governing body of athletic programs for junior and senior high schools in the state of Ohio. The OHSAA governs eligibility of student athletes, resolves disputes, organizes levels of competition by divisional separation of schools according to attendance population, and conducts state championship competitions in all the OHSAA-sanctioned sports.

The Southern Ohio Conference (S.O.C.) is an athletic conference in Ohio. The conference is also a member of the Ohio High School Athletic Association, the governing body of Ohio athletics. There are currently seventeen member schools in the conference. The S.O.C. includes teams from four different Ohio counties - Jackson County, Lawrence County, Pike County, and Scioto County. The conference recognizes: baseball, boys' and girls' basketball, boys' and girls' cross country, football, boys' and girls' soccer, fast pitch softball, boys' and girls' swimming, boys' and girls' tennis, boys' and girls' track and field athletics, and girls' volleyball.

Jackson County, Ohio U.S. county in Ohio

Jackson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 33,225. Its county seat is Jackson. The county is named for Andrew Jackson, a hero of the War of 1812 who was subsequently elected President of the United States. It is known as "The Little Wales of Ohio."

Ohio High School Athletic Association championships and appearances

Sycamore High School (Cincinnati, Ohio) Public, coeducational high school in Cincinnati, , Ohio, USA

Sycamore High School (SHS) is a four-year public high school in the northeast suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Sycamore Community School District. The Principal is Mr. Doug Mader.

1973 - Associated Press Class AA Boys' Basketball Poll Champion (17-1)

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