First Colonial High School
|First Colonial High School|
|1272 Mill Dam Road
Virginia Beach, Virginia, 23454
|School type||Public, high school|
|School district||Virginia Beach City Public Schools|
|Superintendent||Sheila S. Magula (Interim)|
|Principal||Nancy B. Farrell|
|Color(s)||Columbia Blue and Gold|
|Athletics conference||Virginia High School League
|Rival||Cox High School|
|Communities served||Croatan Beach, Kings Grant, Shadowlawn, Alanton, Baycliff|
First Colonial is one of five Virginia Beach high schools ranked in the top 1200 in Newsweek's 2006 ranking of American high schools.
Band, Chorus, Debate, Drama, Green Team, Crew Club, FBLA, Forensics, Operation Smile Club, Guitar Club, Indoor Soccer Club, Key Club, National/German/French/Spanish/English/Math/Social Studies/Art Honor Society, Anime Club, Yearbook Club, Crime Solvers, Dance team, Spanish/Latin/French Club, SCA, Orchestra, and Young Democrats/Republicans/Libertarians, and Scholastic Bowl are some of the activities offered at First Colonial.
First Colonial offers many sports, including:
- State champs - 1993.
- Competition Cheer
- Sideline Cheer
- Cross Country
- Field hockey
- State champs - 2011 and 2012.
- Indoor Track
- Girls state champs - 2011
- Wade Barrett - soccer player
- Josh Boone - filmmaker
- Derrick Borte - filmmaker
- Steven Culp - actor
- Juice Newton - singer
- Brandon Noble - football player
- Mark Reynolds - baseball player
- Aaron Rouse - football player
- Mark Ruffalo - actor
- Kendra Todd - reality television personality
- Will Sessoms - politician
- Jeff Ware - baseball player
- "First Colonial High School Traditions". Retrieved 19 March 2011.
- "The Complete List: 1,200 Top U.S. Schools". What Makes a High(420) School Great?. Newsweek. 2006. Retrieved 21 June 2006.[dead link]
- First Colonial High School - Virginia Beach, Virginia - Home of the Patriots