Prairie High School (Vancouver, Washington)

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Prairie High School
Location
Brush Prairie, Washington, US
Information
Type Public
Established 1979
Principal Jason Perrins
Color(s) Crimson and Gold
Mascot Falcon
Information (360) 885-5000
Website

Prairie High School is a high school in Brush Prairie, Washington. Built in 1979, it is part of the Battle Ground School District in Clark County, located in the southwest region of the state of Washington.

Battle Ground School District No. 119 is a public school district in Clark County, Washington, USA.

Budget and operation[edit]

Each year, Prairie "operates under a total building budget of $91,000", and indeed has struggled in recent years to pass bonds or levies at the local level. However, the school is currently "completing its third and final year of a Smaller Learning Community Grant."[1]

Academics and opportunities[edit]

Prairie High School offers a variety of career and technical programs: AFJROTC, DECA FBLA, FFA, FCCLA[clarification needed], Computer, Industrial and Auto. In addition to the core academic classes, Prairie offers a variety of classes and programs in art, music, drama, foreign language, sign language,Special Education,and ELL.

Sports[edit]

Prairie is a member of the Washington Interscholastic Athletics Association (WIAA) and a participant in the Greater St. Helens 3A league.

State championships[edit]

  • Baseball: 1986, 1989[2]
  • Bowling: 2011
  • Girls Basketball: 1993, 1994, 1998, 1999, 2003, 2012
  • Girls Golf: 1993
  • Softball: 2000, 2006
  • Volleyball: 1998, 2012
  • Drill: 2011

State runner-ups[edit]

  • Girls Basketball: 1982, 1985, 2000, 2002, 2006, 2011[2]
  • Girls Golf: 1992
  • Girls Tennis: 2007
  • Girls Track: 2000
  • Softball: 2003, 2005
  • Volleyball: 1996

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mission statement
  2. ^ a b Washington Interscholastic Athletics Association. Tournament History: Championship Information.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 45°42′17″N 122°33′18″W / 45.70472°N 122.55500°W / 45.70472; -122.55500