Deering High School
|Deering High School|
|Location||370 Stevens Avenue,
Portland, Maine, USA
|District||Portland Public Schools|
|Accreditation||New England Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Colors||Purple and White|
Deering High School (DHS) is a public high school in Portland, Maine (Cumberland County) which educates grades 9–12. The school is part of the Portland Public Schools district. It is named after the Deering Center neighborhood it serves. It was established in 1874.
Memorial Stadium is located behind Deering High School, and is the home field for DHS outdoor sports teams.
The Deering Rams won the Maine Class A Boys' State Basketball Championship on March 3, 2012.
- Thomas H. Allen, United States Representative from Maine (1997–2008)
- Nik Caner-Medley, professional basketball player for Maccabi Tel Aviv
- Ryan Flaherty, professional baseball player
- Robert F. Griffin, CSC, writer
- Nathaniel Mervin Haskell, Governor of Maine
- Heidi Julavits, author
- Anna Kendrick, actress
- Linda Lavin, actress
- Bob Marley, stand-up comedian
- Andrea Martin, actress
- Annie Proulx, writer
- Ryan Reid (baseball) Professional Baseball Player
- Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr., State Historian, Class of 1966
- Edward Whittemore, writer (class of 1951)
- New Deering principal returns to familiar setting Portland Press Herald, July 7, 2010
- DHS Wins Class A Boys' State Basketball Championship Portland Schools, March, 6, 2012
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