La Crosse Central High School

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Central High School
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Location
La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States
Coordinates 43°47′36″N 91°13′08″W / 43.7933°N 91.2188°W / 43.7933; -91.2188Coordinates: 43°47′36″N 91°13′08″W / 43.7933°N 91.2188°W / 43.7933; -91.2188
Information
Type Public 4-year
Established 1907
Principal Jeffrey Fleig
Enrollment 1,214
Color(s) Black and Red
Mascot Red Raiders
Website

La Crosse Central High School is one of two public high schools in La Crosse, Wisconsin. It is located on the south side of the city, and is in the School District of La Crosse. The school was established in 1907.

History[edit]

La Crosse Central is the older of the two public high schools in La Crosse, with rival Logan being the newer school. It was established in 1907. Originally, Central was located at the intersection of 16th and Cass Streets on La Crosse's south side, where Weigent Park stands today. The new building stands on Losey Boulevard, near State Road.

Academics[edit]

The school has a World Language program, which includes trips to foreign countries; and a German exchange program, which allows students to have a German-speaking student live with them, as well as to live in Germany.

Extra-curricular activities[edit]

La Crosse Central High School has a variety of extra-curricular activities and athletics, and is part of the Mississippi Valley Conference.

Notable alumni[edit]

Notable faculty[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ 'Wisconsin Blue Book 1966,' Biographical Sketch of D. Russell Wartinbee, pg. 46

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