Hunter Huss High School
|Hunter Huss High School|
|1518 Edgefield Ave.
Gastonia, North Carolina 28052
|School district||Gaston County Schools|
|Color(s)||Columbia blue and White
|Athletics conference||Big South (3A)|
|Rivals||Ashbrook High School and Forestview High School|
|Website||Hunter Huss Website|
Hunter Huss High School (abbreviated HHHS) is a public high school in the Gaston County Schools school district located in Gastonia, North Carolina, United States. It is the oldest existing high school in Gaston County. Currently, the school is under renovation. The current principal is Torben Ross. Hunter Huss currently has three assistant principals: Jamie Peoples, Stephanie Jackson, and Joel Lineberger.
Hunter Huss High School is an International Baccalaureate(IB) World School. There are currently no other IB schools in Gaston County.
According to the Official Hunter Huss Website: "The mission of Hunter Huss High School is to work in partnership with students, parents, and the community to develop inquiring, knowledgeable, and caring individuals who will help create a better world through intercultural understanding and respect for all. Together we will strive to become life-long learners and responsible members of society."
2008 Big South Conference Championship (12-0) Conference Record
2011 3A Basketball State Champions
Clubs and organizations
- The Hunter Huss Chess Team won the 2004-2005, 2005–2006 and 2006-2007 3A Chess State Championships.
- Vanessa Greene was awarded the Park Scholarship to NC State (2005-2006 school year).
- Kara Simpson was awarded the Morehead-Cain Scholarship to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
- Taylor Wolfe was awarded the EB Kennedy scholarship to Erskine College, worth $240,000.
- Fred Durst
- Eric Augustus "Sleepy" Floyd
- Billy James
- Kris Lang
- DeMaris and Abdul Williams
- Un-official writers of 2004's White Chicks
- Attended Hunter Huss from 1990–1993
- Florida Times=Union: September 22, 1999-No. 1 son by Bryan Mullen
"The Fabulous Years"(2007-2008 Hunter Huss Yearbook)