River Falls High School

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River Falls High School
Established 2001
Type High school
Category Secondary public
Gender Co-educational
Principal Kristopher Luedtke
Asst. Principal Nic Been (academics)
Rollie Hall (activities)
Students 1024 (2007)[1]
Grades 9–12
Location 818 Cemetery Road,
River Falls, Wisconsin, United States
District School District of River Falls
Accreditation AdvancED[2]
Colors              Gold, White and Navy Blue
Athletics Football, Baseball, Basketball, Swimming, Diving, Tennis, Gymnastics, Softball, Cross Country, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling, Golf, Hockey
Mascot Wildcats
Yearbook Kinnic
Newspaper Dimension
Website School District of River Falls

River Falls High School (founded in 195). is a public high school located in River Falls, Wisconsin. Enrollment is approximately 250 students in each class.[clarification needed]

The school's marching band has won the state title 18 of the past 27 years.[when?] Its St. Croix Fusion girls' hockey team won state championships in the 2009, 2010, and 2011 seasons. The gymnastics team has 21 state appearances and 6 state championships.

Extracurricular activities[edit]

Marching Band[edit]

The RFHS marching band has won its class in marching band competition 20 times since 1985.[3] It won the AAA division state titles in 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. [4]

Athletics[edit]

RFHS offers boys' baseball, girls' softball, boys' and girls' basketball, boys' and girls' cross country, boys' football, boys' and girls' golf, girls' gymnastics, boys' and girls' hockey, boys' and girls' soccer, boys' and girls' swimming and diving, boys' and girls' tennis, boys' and girls' track and field, girls' volleyball, and boys' wrestling.

Notable alumni[edit]

Wildcat Hall of Fame[edit]

In 2011 a RFHS Hall of Fame was created for athletes, coaches, teams, distinguished citizens, and legacy members.[5] [6][7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "School District of River Falls School Year Report 2006–2007". River Falls High School. Retrieved 2006-03-26. [dead link]
  2. ^ Institution Summary, AdvancED, Retrieved 2012-07-11
  3. ^ "Results". WisconsinMarching.com. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Marching Wildcats claim 'AAA' title at UW-Whitewater Saturday". River Falls Journal. 19 October 2013. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  5. ^ "Wildcat Hall of Fame". rfhalloffame.org. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  6. ^ Burrows, Bob (9 August 2013). "Wildcat Hall of Fame welcomes Class of 2013". River Falls Journal. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  7. ^ Burrows, Bob (14 August 2012). "Wildcat Hall of Fame inducts new members". River Falls Journal. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  8. ^ Burrows, Bob (27 July 2011). "Inaugural Wildcat Hall of Fame induction Friday - still time to make golf, dinner reservations". New Richmond News. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 44°50′24″N 92°36′54″W / 44.84000°N 92.61500°W / 44.84000; -92.61500