Harrison High School (Georgia)
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For schools with a similar name, see Harrison High School (disambiguation).
|Harrison High School|
|4500 Due West Road
Kennesaw, Georgia, 30152
|School district||Cobb County School District|
|Principal||Mr. Donnie Griggers|
|Color(s)||Kelly Green, White, Navy Blue
|Rival||Kennesaw Mountain High School|
|Website||Carl Harrison High School|
Carl Harrison High School is a grades 9-12 public high school in Kennesaw, Georgia. The school has scored above the state average for the Georgia High School Graduation Test since it was built in 1991. It has also achieved an AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) National Certification, in which schools are evaluated annually on rigorous national standards.
The 2007 men's varsity team won 5A state championship with a 1-0 victory over Chattahoochee High School. The team finished ranked #11 nationally.
The girl's golf team at Harrison also won the State Championship in 2000.
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The inaugural year of the band program was 1991.
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