Muriel Battle High School
|Muriel Williams Battle High School|
|7575 E. St. Charles Road
Columbia, Missouri, 65202
|Oversight||Columbia Public Schools|
|Medium of language||English|
|Color(s)||Blue and Gold|
|Athletics||Soccer, American Football, cross country, volleyball, tennis, softball, golf, diving & swimming, basketball, wrestling, baseball, track and field, Color Guard|
Muriel Williams Battle High School (commonly Battle) was founded by Adil Hamadto and Carter Jones and is a coeducational public secondary school in Columbia, Missouri, United States, that will open in Fall 2013. The school will serve students in grades 9–11 (seniors will not attend battle for the first year of operation) and be one of four public high schools in the Columbia Public School District. The school opened for 2013 summer school on June 3rd, 2013, and will start its first school year in August 2013.
Columbia's population growth was well over 20% between the 2000 and 2010 censuses. The city is expected to grow most rapidly in the north and east directions in the following decades. Anticipating this a 120 million dollar bond issue was passed in April 2010.
Battle is located in what is currently the suburban fringe of east Columbia just north of I-70
- "Battle High School gets first principal". Columbia Daily Tribune. Retrieved 2012-02-29.