Sun Prairie High School

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Sun Prairie High School
New Sun Prairie Senior High School Entrance
Type Public Secondary
Principal Lisa Heipp
Students 1500
Grades 10–12
Location Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, USA
Oversight Sun Prairie Area School District
Colors Red and white
Mascot Curt the Cardinal
Yearbook The Cardinal
Newspaper Cardinal Courier
Website http://www.sunprairie.k12.wi.us/construct_new_hs.cfm

Sun Prairie High School (SPHS) is a comprehensive secondary school located in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. The school is administered by the Sun Prairie Area School District. In the 2008-2009 school year, there were 146 teachers and 1,802 students at Sun Prairie High School. SPHS is a WIAA Division 1 school. It is a member of the Big Eight athletic conference.[1]

In the summer of 2010 the school moved to a new building in the southern part of town. The new high school includes a gym that seats 2,100 and has an indoor track.[2] The former school became a combined 8th and 9th grade upper middle school.

Extracurricular activities[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

  • 1990 State runner up
  • 1997 State champion[3]

Baseball[edit]

  • 1974 State champion
  • 1994 State champion
  • 1997 State champion
  • 2005 State champion
  • 2006 State champion
  • 2012 State champion
  • 2013 State champion
  • 2014 State champion

Football[edit]

  • 1995 State champion
  • 2012 State runner up

Lacrosse (Boys)[edit]

  • 2012 State runner up

Coed cheerleading[edit]

  • 2008 National champions
  • 2009 Nationals - 2nd place
  • 2010 Nationals - 2nd place
  • 2011 Nationals - 2nd place
  • 2012 National champions

SkillsUSA[edit]

  • 2008 State gold - 3-D Visualization & animation
  • 2009 State gold - 3-D Visualization & animation
  • 2009 State gold - Community service
  • 2010 State gold - 3-D Visualization & animation
  • 2010 State gold - Chapter display
  • 2010 State gold - Community service
  • 2010 State gold - Criminal justice
  • 2010 State gold - Culinary arts (in a collaboration with FCCLA)
  • 2010 State gold - Engineering challenge
  • 2010 State gold - Outstanding chapter
  • 2010 State gold - Plumbing
  • 2011 State gold - Chapter display
  • 2011 State gold - Outstanding chapter

Academic Decathlon[edit]

  • 2007 State - 2nd place
  • 2005 State - 2nd place
  • 2004 State - 2nd place

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Big 8 Conference".  2011
  2. ^ [1] - SPHS Gym - May 2, 2011
  3. ^ "The Hockey database listing of Sun Prairie Alumni" (SHTML). Retrieved 2007-06-19. 
  4. ^ "The Baseball Cube database listing of Sun Prairie alumni" (SHTML). Retrieved 2006-12-06. [dead link]

External links[edit]