Northview High School (Covina, California)

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Northview High School
Address
1016 W. Cypress Ave
Covina, California, USA
Information
Type Public secondary
Established 1959
School district Covina-Valley Unified School District
Principal Josie Paredes
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 1540 (as of Fall 07)
Color(s)          Black and gold
Mascot Vikings
Newspaper 'Valhalla'
Information Phone: (626) 974-6120
Fax: (626) 974-6145
Website

Northview High School is one of three comprehensive high schools within the Covina-Valley Unified School District, California, USA. Established in 1959, the school is located on 43 acres (170,000 m2) of land that is landscaped with trees, shrubs, and grass. Northview High School serves the cities of Covina and Irwindale. Northview's rival is Covina High School [Referred to as "The Farm"].[1]

Curriculum[edit]

Northview High offers numerous Honors and Advanced Placement classes. Advanced Placement courses at Northview High include:

  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • English Language & Composition
  • English Literature & Composition
  • Environmental Science
  • European History
  • Macroeconomics
  • Spanish Language
  • Spanish Literature
  • Statistics
  • Studio Art
  • U.S. Government & Politics [1]

Honors courses at Northview High include:

Notable alumni[edit]

Robbie Wilfong - Professional baseball player for the CA Angeles, Class of 1970 Ricky Zalez - Professional vocalist, London West End

Notable faculty

  • Donna Fargo - country/western singer (used her legal name of Yvonne Vaughan/Silver as a faculty member)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "NHS Website". Retrieved 2008-08-03.