Caney Creek High School
|Caney Creek High School|
|13470 FM 1485
Conroe, Texas, 77306
|School type||Public high school|
|School district||Conroe Independent School District|
|Assistant principals||Lisa Meeks
|Color(s)||Scarlet & Vegas Gold|
|Athletics conference||UIL Class AAAA|
|Website||Caney Creek High School|
Caney Creek High School is a 4A public high school in unincorporated Montgomery County, Texas near Conroe. It is part of the Conroe Independent School District. Caney Creek serves several unincorporated areas in Montgomery County, including a portion of Porter Heights. In 2011, the school was rated "Academically Acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.
The School was Established in 1996 Located on the East side of the Same Building as Moorhead Junior High School. In 2008 Moorhead Junior High Moved into a new building and Caney Creek High School's 9th Graders Occupied where MJHS originally was.
The mission of Caney Creek High School is to provide a challenging, coordinated, and personalized education that leads students to academic, social, and vocational success, by fostering a commitment to excellence, the ideal of courage to never give up, and pride in our achievements.
Elementary schools that feed Caney Creek High school include:
- Austin (partial)
- San Jacinto
The Caney Creek Panthers compete in the following sports:
Cross Country, Volleyball, Football, Basketball, Powerlifting, Swimming, Soccer, Golf, Tennis, Track, Softball & Baseball
In September 2006, a parent, Alton Verm, requested that Caney Creek High School remove Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 from the curriculum, citing language and religious concerns; this request occurred during the American Library Association's "Banned Books Week".
- Texas Tribune
- "Conroe Independent School District Caney Creek High School, Junior High School and Intermediate Feeder Map School Year 2010-2011." Conroe Independent School District. Retrieved on January 20, 2011.
- "2011 Accountability Rating System". Texas Education Agency.
- School Profile
- "Conroe Independent School District Caney Creek Elementary Feeder Map School Year 2010-2011." Conroe Independent School District. Retrieved on January 20, 2011.
- Houston Community Newspapers Online - Parent criticizes book 'Fahrenheit 451'