Stoughton High School

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Stoughton High School
Address
232 Pearl Street
Stoughton, Massachusetts, (Norfolk County), 02072
 United States
Coordinates 42°7′49″N 71°6′31″W / 42.13028°N 71.10861°W / 42.13028; -71.10861Coordinates: 42°7′49″N 71°6′31″W / 42.13028°N 71.10861°W / 42.13028; -71.10861
Information
Type Public
Superintendent Marguerite Rizzi
Principal Juliette Miller
Asst. Principal Michael O'Neil
Grades 912
Enrollment 1100
Campus Suburban
Color(s) Black and Orange         
Athletics Division 2
Athletics conference Hockomock League
Sports Cheerleading, Football, Marching Band, Basketball, Wrestling, Baseball, Color Guard, Volleyball, Swimming, Wrestling, Softball, Golf, Soccer, Field Hockey, Hockey, Lacrosse, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Track and Field.
Mascot Black Knights
Rival Canton High School Oliver Ames High School
Accreditation NEASC
Average SAT scores 482 verbal
494 math
472 writing
1448 total (2014)[1]
Newspaper The Knight
Yearbook The Stotonian
Website

Stoughton High School (SHS) serves the educational needs of the town of Stoughton, Massachusetts. The grades range from 9th grade to 12th grade, with an average of 300 students per class. It is located on 232 Pearl Street in Stoughton MA. The principal is Juliette Miller. SHS is known for their award winning Marching Band and Color Guard, known as the Marching Black Knights.[2]

Mission statement[edit]

The Stoughton High School community fosters the development of responsible citizens who value high academic expectations, diversity, and excellence.[3]

Sports[edit]

Stoughton High School has many sports teams, and an award winning marching band. The school nickname is the Black Knights and the colors are black and orange.

The Fall sports at Stoughton High School include football, marching band, volleyball, cross country, soccer, golf, field hockey, and cheerleading. The Winter sports include boys basketball, girls basketball, swimming, indoor track and field, ice hockey, wrestling, and cheerleading. The Spring sports include baseball, softball, track and field, and tennis.[citation needed]

The marching band has won five New England championships (2000, 2002, 2005, 2009, and 2013). The Black Knights are among the top 5 ranked bands in New England.[citation needed]

The Knights have played their rival, Canton High, every Thanksgiving since 1926. Stoughton has won 40, Canton has won 39, and 4 have been ties.[citation needed]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://profiles.doe.mass.edu/state_report/sat_perf.aspx
  2. ^ "SHS Marching Black Knights". Retrieved August 5, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Welcome to Stoughton High School". Town of Stoughton-School Department. Retrieved August 5, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Camping season". Boston.com. May 9, 2006.
  5. ^ Gorman, Tim (April 28, 2006). "Late Bloomer: Ryan LaCasse burst onto scene late in his senior season. The NFL is next". CBS Sports.
  6. ^ "About". The Artwork of Ed McGuinness. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  7. ^ Rodman, Sarah (October 9, 2011)

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