Enumclaw High School

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Enumclaw High School
Location
226 Semanski Street South
Enumclaw, Washington 98022

United States
Coordinates 47°11′28″N 122°00′22″W / 47.191°N 122.006°W / 47.191; -122.006Coordinates: 47°11′28″N 122°00′22″W / 47.191°N 122.006°W / 47.191; -122.006
Information
Type Public
School district Enumclaw School District
Principal Jill Burnes[1]
Faculty 71.8 [2]
Grades 9 to 12
Enrollment 1692[2] (2005–06)
Student to teacher ratio 23.6[2]
Color(s) Maroon, Gold
Athletics conference WIAA
Mascot Hornet
Rivals White River(Rainier School)
Website

Enumclaw High School is a public secondary school in Enumclaw, Washington. The school serves about 1700 students from Enumclaw as well as local unincorporated regions of King County and cities such as Black Diamond and Greenwater.

Athletics[edit]

Enumclaw High School sports teams compete in the SPSL 3A division, under the auspices of the WIAA. The school's mascot is the Hornet; its colors are maroon and gold; and its rival school's team is the White River High School Hornets. 2008 and 2009 2011 and 2012 STATE WRESTLING CHAMPIONS 3A. The 2010 Boys Basketball team went on a 27–0 run before losing in the championship game to Union High School (Camas, Washington) by one point in the last 10 seconds of the game because of a controversial foul called sending a Union guard to the line.[3]

Theatre[edit]

Enumclaw High School's theatre department operates at a high standard. The 5th Avenue theatre in downtown Seattle holds a 'High School Theatre' Awards show every year, much like the Tony Awards for Broadway. They award things such as 'Best Overall Musical Production,' and 'Best Performance By A Chorus' all the way through 'Best Costumes' and 'Best Program Design' to high school shows all over the western Washington area. In the 2006–2007 school year, Enumclaw High School's Theatre Department received three nominations from the 5th Avenue for their production of 'Chicago.' Those nominations were in the categories of 'Outstanding Orchestra,' 'Best Performance by a Small Ensemble—Cell Block Girls,' and 'Best Choreography.' A cast member commented, "The experience was one I will remember for the rest of my life."

Musicals[edit]

  • 2006 – Bye Bye Birdie – Starring Chase Rockwood
  • 2007 – Chicago
  • 2008 – It's A Bird, It's A Plane, It's Superman! The Musical
  • 2009 – Titanic: The Musical
  • 2010 – Peter Pan
  • 2010 – Sweeney Todd
  • 2011 – The Drowsy Chaperone
  • 2012 – Les Misérables
  • 2013 – Legally Blonde

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Our Schools". Enumclaw School District. Retrieved 2008-01-25. 
  2. ^ a b c "Enumclaw High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved 2008-01-25. 
  3. ^ Washington Interscholastic Activities Association, 2010 3A Boys Basketball Bracket. Retrieved 04.02.2010
  4. ^ Aaron Corvin (September 6, 2005). "Pride of Enumclaw feels the love". The News Tribune. Retrieved 2008-01-25. 
  5. ^ "Local Connections – Boston fans appreciate Scalabrine". The Seattle Times. December 31, 2006. Retrieved 2008-01-25. 

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