Groveport Madison High School

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Groveport Madison High School
4475 South Hamilton Road
Groveport, Ohio, 43125
United States
Coordinates 39°52′46″N 82°53′7″W / 39.87944°N 82.88528°W / 39.87944; -82.88528Coordinates: 39°52′46″N 82°53′7″W / 39.87944°N 82.88528°W / 39.87944; -82.88528
Type Public, Coeducational high school
Superintendent Bruce Hoover[1]
Principal Aric Thomas[2]
Asst. Principal Laura Soltis,
Thea Patrick,
Will Kirby
Grades 9-12
Color(s) Red and Black [2]         
Athletics conference Ohio Capital Conference[2]
Team name Cruisers[2]
Athletic Director Steve Petros[2]

Groveport Madison High School is a high school in Groveport, Ohio. The school's mascot is the Cruiser, a horse tamed by John Solomon Rarey.

Cruiser Alternative Program (CAP)[edit]

GMHS has added CAP to meet the needs of students in multiple categories. It is a community school design that accelerates learning for students that are behind in credits. The program features online instruction supported by 4 teachers. Students are able to attend one of two sessions to meet their individual needs.

CAP has a capacity of 120 students in four classrooms. Classrooms are equipped with 20 computers and a SmartBoard (Compurter based interactive white board).

Cruiser Football[edit]

The current coach for the 2014-15 season is Bryan Schoonover.

Notable alumni[edit]

  • Calvin Booth, professional basketball player; Booth was drafted by the Washington Wizards in the second round (35th overall) of the 1999 NBA Draft.
  • Lilia Osterloh, Professional tennis player
  • Eric Smith, professional football player; Selected by The New York Jets in third round (97th overall) of 2006 NFL Draft with the highest compensatory pick in team history.
  • John Feldmeier, Attorney and Wright State University Professor
  • Tony Lowery, Wisconsin Badger QB, 1987 Big Ten Freshman of the Year, AFL
  • Heather Chadwell, Rock of Love Reality Show Season 1 runner-up and Season 2 special appearance IMDB Profile
  • Thomas J. Hennen, Astronaut
  • Le'Veon Bell, professional football player; Selected by The Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2nd round (48th overall) of 2013 NFL Draft.

External links[edit]


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  2. ^ a b c d e OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Retrieved 2010-02-17.