Grundy Senior High School

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Grundy High School

1300 Goldenwave Dr.
Grundy, Virginia, 24614
United States

37°16′59.16″N 82°6′53.28″W / 37.2831000°N 82.1148000°W / 37.2831000; -82.1148000Coordinates: 37°16′59.16″N 82°6′53.28″W / 37.2831000°N 82.1148000°W / 37.2831000; -82.1148000
School type Public high school
Founded 1963
School district Buchanan County Public Schools
Superintendent Tommy P. Justus
Principal Leslie K. Horne
Faculty See Here
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 438[1] (2009)
Language English
Color(s)      Navy &      Gold
Mascot Golden Wave
Rival Schools Christiansburg High School, Hurley High School, Twin Valley High School
Athletic Conference Southern Empire Conference

Grundy Senior High School is a public high school located east of Grundy, Virginia on Slate Creek in Buchanan County, Virginia. It is part of the Buchanan County Public Schools system. The school is renowned for its wrestling program, which has won 18 state championships and has been ranked nationally. Also known for its scholastics bowl team, who has now been to the state competition two years in a row now and has finished in the top four in the state. Athletic teams compete in the Virginia High School League's A Black Diamond District in 2A West Conference 39. Grundy is a National Blue Ribbon School.

Notable alumni[edit]

Notable faculty[edit]

  • Kevin Dresser - wrestling coach at Grundy and later Virginia Tech.[7]
  • Tonya Poteet
  • Debbie Raines
  • Christina Bane
  • Sherri Willis
  • Scotty Bostic
  • Lisa Rose
  • Beth Bevins
  • Eddie Smith
  • Bill Taylor
  • Jeremy Ward (Football Coach)
  • Dwight Lester (the DWhite)
  • Denys Marcum
  • Vickie McComas
  • Karen Brown
  • Brooke Bowers
  • Angie Mutter
  • Craig Plymal
  • Robert Hibbitts
  • Pat Jackson
  • Marsha
  • Zenobia
  • Dr. Brad
  • Major Horne and his trusty assistant First Sergeant Heldt
  • Aunt Lish
  • Mrs. Hurley
  • Sharon Dotson
  • Robin Justus
  • Brian Moore


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