Rockwall High School
|Rockwall High School|
|Type||High School/secondary school|
(Jacket Fight Never Dies)
|School district||Rockwall Independent School District|
|Color(s)||Orange & White|
|Website||Rockwall High School Website|
Rockwall High School is a high school that is part of the Rockwall Independent School District located in Rockwall, Texas. The mission statement of Rockwall High School is "Rockwall High School values quality education and strives to be an exemplary school by providing students with the tools needed to allow them to become confident, self-directed, lifelong learners." The Academic Decathlon team won first place in the state of Texas (2014) and was 3rd in the nation.
The current principal of the school is Dr. Courtney Gober. The school mascot is the yellowjacket and the school colors are orange and white. The school currently shares the Wilkerson Sanders Memorial Stadium with Rockwall Heath High School. The majority of the students at Rockwall High School come from J.W. Williams Middle School and Herman Utley Middle School.
The wrestling team won state championships in 2001 and 2002. The girls varsity basketball team is something to be proud of, having won state champions in 2007 after a perfect 40-0 season. In 2011, they achieved second place in the state.
- Dan Bartlett, Counsel to President George W. Bush
- Zack Eskridge, professional gridiron football player
- Josh Frasier, baseball coach
- Ralph Hall, US Representative from Texas 4th district
- Winsor Harmon, actor and model
- Roger Kieschnick, professional baseball player
- Amber Carrington, finalist on The Voice Season 4
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- Rockwall High School Home Page
- Rockwall Independent School District Home Page
- RHS Marching Band
- RHS Wrestling
- RHS Swimming
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