Carlson High School
|Oscar A. Carlson High School|
|School district||Gibraltar School District|
|Assistant Principal||Ron Jacobs|
|Number of students||1200|
Oscar A. Carlson High School in Gibraltar, Michigan, is located near mouth of the Detroit River at Lake Erie. It is a member of a school district serving the five municipalities of Gibraltar, Flat Rock, Woodhaven, Rockwood, and Brownstown Township. It is a member of the Downriver Consortium along with nine othercompetitve high schools and local community colleges.
The school has approximately 1200 students and 48 faculty members. The award-winning yearbook is called Ebb Tide. The school features community programs such as School to Work and the Renaissance Program.
Carlson has had recent success in their sports programs. The competitive cheerleading team has won a total of six Division two MHSAA state championships (1995,2008,2009,2011,2012,2013). The boy's basketball team has recently won the Class A district championship (2012,2013). The girl's volleyball team also won the Class A district championship in 2012.
- Shelley Looney (1990) - 1998 Olympic gold medalist in ice hockey
- James Dillinger (2000) - professional wrestler