Jefferson High School (Jefferson, Oregon)

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Jefferson High School
Address
2200 Talbot Road
Jefferson, Oregon, Marion County, 97352
United States
Coordinates 44°43′55″N 123°00′40″W / 44.731831°N 123.01111°W / 44.731831; -123.01111Coordinates: 44°43′55″N 123°00′40″W / 44.731831°N 123.01111°W / 44.731831; -123.01111
Information
Type Public
School district Jefferson School District
Principal Cathy Emmert[1][2]
Grades 9-12[1]
Number of students 310[1]
Color(s) Purple and white         [2]
Athletics conference OSAA PacWest Conference 3A-3[2]
Mascot Lions[2]
Website
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Jefferson High School is a public high school located in Jefferson, Oregon, United States.

JHS is the smaller of two schools named Jefferson High School in Oregon; the second is Jefferson High School in Portland, Oregon.

History[edit]

The current high school building was completed in 1980. Prior to that time the high school was located in what is now Jefferson Middle School.[3]

Academics[edit]

In 2008, 89% of the school's seniors received their high school diploma. Of 61 students, 54 graduated, 3 dropped out, and 4 are still in high school.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Oregon School Directory 2008-09". Oregon Department of Education. p. 139. Retrieved 2009-05-28. 
  2. ^ a b c d http://www.osaa.org/schools.aspx/Jefferson/
  3. ^ Jefferson High School
  4. ^ "State releases high school graduation rates". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01. 
  5. ^ "Oregon dropout rates for 2008". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01.