Grover Cleveland High School (Queens)

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Grover Cleveland High School
21–27 Himrod Street
Ridgewood, New York, 11385
United States
Coordinates 40°42′41″N 73°54′32″W / 40.7115°N 73.9088°W / 40.7115; -73.9088Coordinates: 40°42′41″N 73°54′32″W / 40.7115°N 73.9088°W / 40.7115; -73.9088
Type Public secondary
Motto Unity in Diversity
Established 1931
Principal Denise Vittor
Faculty approx. 200
Number of students approx. 2,450
Color(s) Black & Gold
Mascot Tiger
Newspaper The Grover Cleveland Herald

Grover Cleveland High School is a large, comprehensive high school in Ridgewood, Queens. Grover Cleveland High School, Bayside High School, Samuel J. Tilden High School, Abraham Lincoln High School, John Adams High School, Walton High School, and Andrew Jackson High School were all built during the Great Depression from one set of blueprints, in order to save money.

Extracurricular activities[edit]


Sports teams include: Boys Varsity Baseball; Boys J.V. Baseball; Girls Varsity Softball; Girls Varsity Basketball; Boys Varsity Basketball; Boys J.V. Basketball; Girls J.V. Basketball; Boys Varsity Bowling; Girls Varsity Bowling; Boys Varsity Volleyball; Girls Varsity Volleyball; Girls J.V. Volleyball; Girls Varsity Swimming; Boys Varsity Swimming; Boys Outdoor Track; Girls Outdoor Track; Boys Indoor Track; Girls Indoor Track; Boys Varsity Bowling; Girls Varsity Bowling; Boys Cross Country; Boys Varsity Handball; Girls Varsity Tennis; Boys Varsity Tennis; Boys Varsity Soccer; Wrestling


These are the clubs that are offered as of Spring 2006 to Fall 2007 in Grover Cleveland Highschool: Arabic; Arista; Baseball / Softball; Botany; Chess; Frisbee; Geology; Guitar; Key Club; Photography; Seekers; Soccer, Co-ed; Student Council; Swimming; Teachers of Tomorrow; Tennis; Thespian; Video Games; Volleyball, Co-ed; Web Design/Internet Handball

Academic teams[edit]

Physics; Robotics; Science Olympiad];[1] Science Research; Debate (won the 2009 NYC Lincoln-Douglas Debate Championships in the Rising Star Tier)

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ "Home Page". Retrieved 1 March 2015. 

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