Fairview High School (Boulder, Colorado)

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Fairview High School

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Address
1515 Greenbriar Boulavard
Boulder, CO, 80305
USA
Coordinates 39°58′19″N 105°14′45″W / 39.971957°N 105.245923°W / 39.971957; -105.245923Coordinates: 39°58′19″N 105°14′45″W / 39.971957°N 105.245923°W / 39.971957; -105.245923
Information
Type Public High School
Established 1960
Principal Don Stensrud
Staff 120[1]
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 2082[2] (2012-2013)
Mascot Knight
Information (720) 561-3100
Website
Fairview High School (Boulder, Colorado) is located in USA
Fairview High School (Boulder, Colorado)
Location of Fairview High School in the western United States.

Fairview High School is a public, coeducational, comprehensive high school founded in 1960 and located twenty-six miles northwest of Denver in Boulder, Colorado. Fairview is a member of the Boulder Valley School District. More than 2000 students attend the school, placing it in the 5A category of the Colorado High School Activities Association (CHSAA). The 2014 US News Ranking placed Fairview in the top three schools in Colorado, 205th in the United States, and 122nd in STEM education nationally.[3]

Academics[edit]

According to the 2014 U.S. News & World Report of high schools, Fairvew High School is ranked third in Colorado, No. 205 in the United States, and No. 122 in STEM education in the United States.[3] Fairview High School was ranked by Newsweek Magazine as the 2nd best high school in Colorado and the 98th in the nation. More than 79% of all seniors passed an AP or IB test.[4]

International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement programs[edit]

Fairview High School is one of around 20 in Colorado to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma program. The school also offers a pre-IB program composed of two years of preparatory honors classes during the ninth and tenth grades. Students have the opportunity to enroll in a mixture of IB, AP regular classes or both.[5]

Athletics[edit]

State championships[edit]

Notable alumni[edit]

Society[edit]

Entertainment and music[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.fairviewhs.org/profile
  2. ^ Fairview High School > School Profile
  3. ^ a b "Fairview High School Overview". usnews.com Website. Retrieved 2014-7-3. 
  4. ^ 2013 America's Best High Schools - Newsweek and The Daily Beast
  5. ^ "Fairview Honors Program". Retrieved 26 January 2012. 
  6. ^ "CHSAA Boys Football: All-time football state championship game results, current classifications 4A". http://chsaanow.com. CHSAA. Retrieved 14 January 2014. 
  7. ^ "Fairview Girls 2010 High School State Champions". http://soccer-channel.com. Soccer-channel.com. Retrieved 14 January 2014. 
  8. ^ "CHSAA Girls' Swimming: Past Results, state meet results 2001-2013". http://chsaanow.com. CHSAA. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  9. ^ Honan, William H. (9 March 1999). "A 14-Year-Old Wins Top Prize In Intel Contest". New York Times. New York Times. Retrieved 7 February 2014. 
  10. ^ "Natalia Toro followed a far-from-ordinary path from CU high school concurrent student to particle physicist". Continuing Education at Colorado. University of Colorado. Retrieved 7 February 2014. 
  11. ^ Gorzkowski, Waldemar; Tichy-Rács, Ádám. "IPhO LIST OF WINNERS IN 1ST – 41ST INTERNATIONAL PHYSICS OLYMPIADS". JYU. Retrieved 7 February 2014. 
  12. ^ "Natalia Toro". Cogito.org. Retrieved 7 February 2014. 
  13. ^ James Brady (July 10, 2005). "In Step With: Jessica Biel". Parade Magazine. 

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