Palestine High School (Texas)

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Palestine High School
1600 South Loop 256
Palestine, Texas, 75801-5898
School type Co-Educational, Public, Secondary high school
School district Palestine Independent School District
Principal William Stewart
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 830[1] (2012)
Color(s)           Maroon & White
Athletics conference UIL Class AAA
Mascot Wildcats

Palestine High School is a public high school located in Palestine, Texas (USA) and classified as a 3A school by the UIL. It is part of the Palestine Independent School District located in central Anderson County. The old Palestine High School built in 1915 is now The Museum for East Texas Culture.[2] In 2013, the school was rated "Met Standard" by the Texas Education Agency.[3]


The Palestine Wildcats compete in the following sports [4]

Cross Country, Volleyball, Football, Basketball, Powerlifting, Soccer, Golf, Tennis, Track, Softball & Baseball

State titles[edit]

Palestine (UIL)

  • Football [5]
    • 1964(3A)
  • Boys Golf [6]
    • 2005(3A), 2006(3A)

Palestine Green Bay (PVIL) [7]

  • Boys Basketball [8]
    • 1954(PVIL-A), 1955(PVIL-A)

Notable alumni[edit]


External links[edit]

Coordinates: 31°44′23″N 95°36′21″W / 31.73974°N 95.60594°W / 31.73974; -95.60594