Monterey High School (Lubbock, Texas)
|Monterey High School|
|3211 47th Street Lubbock, Texas
Lubbock, TX 79413
|Columbia Blue and Scarlet
Monterey High School is a 6A high school located in central Lubbock, Texas, United States (Monterey High School will become a 6A school at the beginning of the 2014-2015 academic year per the UIL realignment announcement of February 2012). Monterey is part of the Lubbock Independent School District. Established in 1955, Monterey was the third high school to be established in Lubbock, after Lubbock High School and Dunbar High School. Dunbar was later changed to a Junior High.
The current city of Lubbock started from the merger of two separate communities, Old Lubbock and Monterey. In a compromise move, the residents of Old Lubbock relocated to Monterey but renamed the new community Lubbock; the high school name is in remembrance to Lubbock's past.
- Terry Allen, singer/songwriter
- Bud Andrews, radio deejay (KDAV) in Lubbock
- Gary Ashby, former head baseball coach at Texas Tech University
- Raymond Beadle, drag racer
- Kenny Bernstein, drag racer
- Chad Bettis, baseball player
- Jim H. Clary, decorated United States Army veteran of the Vietnam War
- Barry Corbin, actor
- Craig Ehlo, NBA player
- Joe Ely, musician
- Kamie Ethridge, women's basketball player
- Jimmie Dale Gilmore, singer/songwriter
- Glenna Goodacre, sculptor
- Butch Hancock, singer/songwriter
- Wendy M. Masiello, United States Air Force officer
- Donnie Moore, MLB Baseball player
- Gerald Myers, Texas Tech University Athletic Director
- Arati Prabhakar, Director, DARPA
- Duane Whitaker, Actor, Screen Writer
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