Norwood High School (Ohio)

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Norwood High School
2020 Sherman Avenue
Norwood, Ohio, (Hamilton County), 45212
United States
Coordinates 39°9′41″N 84°27′34″W / 39.16139°N 84.45944°W / 39.16139; -84.45944Coordinates: 39°9′41″N 84°27′34″W / 39.16139°N 84.45944°W / 39.16139; -84.45944
Type Public, Coeducational high school
School district Norwood City Schools
Superintendent Rob Amodio[1]
Principal Brad Winterod[1]
Grades 9-12
Color(s) Navy Blue (color) and scarlet [1]         
Athletics conference Fort Ancient Valley Conference[1]
Team name Indians[1]
Accreditation North Central Association of Colleges and Schools [2]
Athletic Director JD Foust[1]

Norwood High School is a public high school in Norwood, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Norwood City School District. The Drake Planetarium, located in the high school, is named after astronomer and astrophysicist Frank Drake and is linked to NASA. Norwood High School owns the 1936 state title for baseball.

The interior of old Norwood High School, now Norwood Junior High School, was used to film several scenes appearing in the 1989 film 'An Innocent Man, starring Tom Selleck.

Ohio High School Athletic Association State Championships[edit]

Notable alumni[edit]

Norwood High School has a number of distinguished graduates including former Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Ralston, professional baseball player Carl Bouldin, professional football player Marc Edwards, the late pro wrestler Brian Pillman, actress Vera-Ellen (movie "White Christmas"), artist Diane Pfister and GCC developer Andrew Pinski. Robert Bales, United States Army soldier involved in the Kandahar massacre, is also an alumnus.


  1. ^ a b c d e f OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Retrieved 2010-03-16. 
  2. ^ NCA-CASI. "NCA-Council on Accreditation and School Improvement". Retrieved 2010-03-16. [dead link]
  3. ^ OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association Web site". Retrieved 2006-12-31. 
  4. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Baseball". Retrieved 2007-02-12. 

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