Duxbury High School

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Duxbury High School
Duxbury High School, Duxbury MA.jpg
Duxbury High School
Address
130 Saint George Street
Duxbury, MA, Plymouth County, 02332
USA
Information
School type Public
School district Duxbury Public Schools
Superintendent Benedict Tantillo
Principal Andrew Stephens
Vice principal Marc Talbot
Vice principal James Donovan
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 963
Color(s) Green and White         
Mascot Dragons
Rival Marshfield High School
Average SAT scores 558 verbal
564 math
555 writing (2010)[1]
Newspaper The Dragon Flyer
Website

Duxbury High School is a public high school in New England, located in Duxbury, Massachusetts a small sea-side town. The superintendent of the district is Dr. Benedict Tantillo, III . The principal of Duxbury High School is Andrew Stephens. The building is located on St. George Street, and classes opened there in 1959.

Academics[edit]

For comparison, the state reports results from its standardized test, the MCAS. In the 2005 MCAS, Duxbury sophomores performed such that 90% of test-takers scored "proficient" or above in the English Language Arts section of the test, compared to just 65% of the test-takers statewide.[citation needed]

Athletics[edit]

Duxbury has won an extensive amount of league and state titles. Duxbury also has one of the best High School Athletic Programs in New England. It has state of the art facilities and very competitive athletic teams at all levels.

Boston Globe Dalton Award - 1981, 1982, 1985, 1986, 1988, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2006, & 2009

Fall Cheerleading League Champions - 2006

Winter Cheerleading:

  • League Champions- 2008
  • South Sectional 2nd Place- 2014

Boys Cross Country:

  • League Champions - 1980, 1981, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 2004, 2005, & 2006
  • Eastern MA Champions - 1978

Girls Cross Country:

  • League Champions - 1980, 1981, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1993, 1995, 1999, 2000, 2001, & 2002
  • Eastern MA Champions - 2001

Field Hockey:

  • League Champions - 1978, 1979, 1980, 1983, 1984, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, & 2013
  • South Sectional Champions - 1976 & 2011
  • South Sectional Finalist- 2013
  • South Sectional Semi-Finalists - 2004

Football:

  • League Champions - 1985, 1988, 1992, 1997, 1998, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, & 2013
  • State Champions - 2005, 2008, 2010, & 2011
  • State Finals Participant - 1997 & 2002
  • Undefeated Seasons - 2005, 2008, 2010, & 2011

Boys’ Golf:

  • League Champions - 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, & 2012
  • State Champions - 1987, 1988, 1995, 1999, 2006, 2009, & 2010
  • South Sectional Champions - 1989, 1994, 2007, & 2011
  • Eastern MA Champions - 1996
  • Division 2 State Runner Up - 2005 & 2012
  • South Sectional Champions - 2007

Boys’ Soccer:

  • League Champions: 1969, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2001, 2002, 2006, 2007, 2010
  • State Champions - 1976, 1978, 1980, 1983, 1984, 1988, 1994 & 1999
  • South Sectional Champions - 1974, 1976, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1993, 1994, 1999, 2000 & 2002
  • Eastern MA Champions - 1974, 1976, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1988, 1990. 1994, & 1999
  • Eastern MA Finalists - 1969, 1973, & 2000

Girls’ Soccer:'

  • League Champions - 1980, 1981, 1983, 1986, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, & 2013
  • State Champions - 1983, 1994, & 2008
  • South Sectional Champions - 1992
  • Eastern MA Champions - 2000

Girls’ Swimming & Diving:

  • League Champions - 1987, 1988, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, & 2014 (2006 first year as winter sport, currently 23 year league title streak)
  • South Sectional Champions - 1998, 1999, & 2000
  • South Sectional Runner Up - 1993 & 2001

Boys’ Basketball:

  • League Champions - 1969, 1979, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2005, 2006, 2009, & 2011
  • State Champions - 1989, 1994, & 2006
  • South Sectional Champions - 1997
  • South Sectional Finalists - 1992 & 1993

Girls’ Basketball:

  • League Champions - 1986, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2013, & 2014
  • State Champions - 1998
  • South Sectional Champions - 1997 & 2014
  • South Sectional Finalists - 2005 & 2013

Gymnastics:

  • League Champions - 1988 & 1991

Boys Hockey:

  • League Champions - 1981, 1983, 1989, 1990, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2012, 2013, & 2014
  • State Champions - 2000, 2005, & 2007
  • Super 8 Participant - 2004, 2006, & 2014
  • South Sectional Champions - 1988 & 1998
  • South Sectional Finalists - 2002

Girls Hockey:

  • League Champions - 2004, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, & 2014
  • State Semi-Finalists - 2004, 2009, & 2010
  • State Champions - 2011, 2012, 2013, & 2014

Boys’ Indoor Track

  • League Champions - 2005

Boys Swimming & Diving:

  • League Champions - 1984, 1992, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, & 2014

Wrestling:

  • League Champions - 1981, 1983, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, & 2006
  • South Sectional Champions - 1984

` Baseball:

  • League Champions - 1983, 2001, 2005, 2006 2007, 2008, 2010, & 2014
  • Eastern MA Champions - 2010
  • State Finalists - 2010

Boys’ Lacrosse:

  • League Champions - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, & 2014
  • State Champions - 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, & 2012
  • State Finalists - 2003, 2010, & 2014
  • South Sectional Champions- 2014

Girls’ Lacrosse:

  • League Champions - 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, & 2014
  • Division 2 State Champions - 2007
  • South Sectional Finalist - 2005, 2006, & 2008

Girls’ Golf:

  • League Champions - 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2008, 2009, 2010, & 2014
  • State Champions - 2001

Sailing:

  • League Champions - 2006, 2008, 2009, 2012, & 2013
  • Fleet Racing Nationals Participant - 2004, 2007, 2008, & 2012
  • New England Team Racing Champions - 2009
  • Team Racing Nationals Participant - 2009

Softball:

  • League Champions - 1981, 2005, 2006, & 2008

Boys’ Skiing:

  • League Champions - 2006

Boys’ Track:

  • League Champions - 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, & 1988
  • State Champions - 1985, 1987, & 1988

Girls’ Track:

  • League Champions - 1979, 1982, 1983, & 1986
  • State Champions - 1986

Boys’ Tennis:

  • League Champions - 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2013, & 2014
  • State Champions - 1981, 1984, 1990, 1994, & 2013
  • South Sectional Champions - 1991 & 1992

Girls’ Tennis:

  • League Champions - 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1999, & 2002
  • South Sectional Champions - 1993

Girls' Volleyball:

  • League Champions - 2013
  • South Sectional Finalists - 2012 & 2013

Boys Soccer holds the National Record for consecutive victories, winning 72 straight games between 1981–85

Boys Lacrosse is considered one of the best programs in the country and won a record 99 straight games before being defeated by rival St. John's Prep.[citation needed]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

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