Burns High School (Oregon)

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Burns High School
Address
1100 Oregon Avenue
Burns, Oregon, Harney County, 97720
 United States
Coordinates 43°34′34″N 119°04′27″W / 43.576025°N 119.074084°W / 43.576025; -119.074084Coordinates: 43°34′34″N 119°04′27″W / 43.576025°N 119.074084°W / 43.576025; -119.074084
Information
Type Public
School district Harney County School District
Principal Ron Wassom[1][2]
Grades 9-12
Number of students 329[2]
Color(s) Purple and gold   [1]
Athletics conference OSAA Eastern Oregon League 3A-5[1]
Mascot Hilanders[1]
Website

Burns High School is a public high school in Burns, Oregon, United States.

Academics[edit]

In 1987 and 1991, Burns High School was honored in the Blue Ribbon Schools Program, the highest honor a school can receive in the United States.[3]

In 2008, 82% of the school's seniors received their high school diploma. Of 77 students, 63 graduated, 3 dropped out, 6 received a modified diploma, and 5 are still in high school.[4][5]

The Burns Alternative School is part of Burns High School.[6][7] In 2008, 81% of the school's seniors received their high school diploma. Of 21 students, 17 graduated, 3 dropped out, and 1 is still in high school.[4][5]

Notable Alumni[edit]

Kellen Clemens, NFL Football player

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