Community High School (Nevada, Texas)

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Community High School
Address
620 North Farm-to-Market (FM) 1138
Nevada, Texas, Collin County, 75173-0400
United States
Information
Type Co-Educational, Public, Secondary
Established 1948
School district Community Independent School District
Principal Steve Morrow
Assistant principals Brandon Tunnell
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 466[1] (2010)
Color(s)                Blue, Gold & White
Athletics conference UIL Class AAA
Mascot Braves/Lady Braves
Website

Community High School is a United States secondary school located in Nevada, Texas. It is part of the Community Independent School District which covers much of southeastern Collin County. The district was a consolidation of schools in Nevada, Josephine and Lavon completed in 1948. The high school is one mile north of Nevada. In 2011, the school was rated "Academically Acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[2]

Athletics[edit]

Community High School participates in the following sports:

Cross Country, Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Powerlifting, Golf, Tennis, Track, Baseball, Softball, Drill Team and Cheerleading.

Drill Team[edit]

The Dazzlin' Dames drill team performs during half time at football games and also attend competitions. At their most recent competition, they received a total of 8 awards. They are directed by Miss Ashley Loyd.

Speech, Theatre and Debate[edit]

Community High School also has a Speech, Theatre and Debate program. The program regularly participates in UIL tournaments. In December of 2011, they hosted their 1st UIL tournament at Community. They also regularly receive multiple awards at tournaments, including sweepstakes.

Band[edit]

Community High School also has a successful band. They recently went to UIL competition and received a superior rating of 1. They compete in many contests throughout the year.

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Coordinates: 33°03′45″N 96°21′54″W / 33.06259°N 96.364932°W / 33.06259; -96.364932