Three Oaks Senior High School

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Three Oaks Senior High School
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"Veritas Vincit"
Truth Conquers
Address
10 Kenmoore Avenue
Summerside, Prince Edward Island, C1N 4V9, Canada
Coordinates 46°24′03″N 63°46′39″W / 46.4007°N 63.7776°W / 46.4007; -63.7776Coordinates: 46°24′03″N 63°46′39″W / 46.4007°N 63.7776°W / 46.4007; -63.7776
Information
School board English Language School Board
Superintendent Cindy Fleet
Principal Nicole Haire
School type Public High school
Grades 10-12
Language English
Mascot Axeman
Team name Three Oaks Axemen
Colours Green and Gold         
Enrollment ~950
Homepage www.edu.pe.ca/threeoaks

Three Oaks Senior High School is a Canadian secondary school located in Summerside, Prince Edward Island for students from the eastern part of Prince County, including the City of Summerside.

The school is administratively part of the English Language School Board.[1] Its official colours are Green and Gold and the mascot is an Axeman. The sports teams from TOSH are called the Three Oaks Axemen and Axewomen.

History and characteristics[edit]

The school opened in 1976 to replace the Summerside High School on Central Street. This building eventually became Summerside Intermediate School.

Facilities[edit]

School Sports[edit]

Sports at Three Oaks Today[edit]

TOSH is home to many sports that give students the chance to play and have fun during their three years of high school. There is one Field Hockey field, one Softball field, and three Soccer/Rugby fields.

Sports at Three Oaks Senior High Include:

The school's athletic logo.

Sports Tournaments[edit]

The Christmas Classic[edit]

A Women's and men's basketball tournament hosted in early December by Three Oaks Senior High School which draws schools competing from across P.E.I., New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Six women's basketball teams and eight men's basketball teams from schools across the Maritimes take part in the annual basketball tournament.

The annual teams are the Three Oaks Axemen, the Charlottetown Rural Raiders, the Colonel Gray Colonels, the Bluefield Bobcats, the Lockview Dragons, the Millwood Knights, the Sussex Sonics, the Miramichi Golden Eagles, the Dalhousie Vultures and the Amherst Vikings.

The Winter Classic[edit]

A Men's basketball tournament hosted in early January by Three Oaks Senior High School which draws schools competing from across the three Prince Edward Island County which are: Kings County, Queens County, and Prince County. A total of six men's basketball teams from schools across the province take part in the annual basketball tournament.

The annual teams are the Three Oaks Axemen, the Charlottetown Rural Raiders, the Kensington Torchmen, the Westisle Wolverines the Montague Vikings and the Colonel Gray Colonels.[2]

David Voye Memorial Rugby Tournament[edit]

A Women's and men's rugby tournament hosted in early May by Three Oaks Senior High School which draws schools competing from across P.E.I., New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.

The annual teams are the Three Oaks Axemen, the Charlottetown Rural Raiders, the Bluefield Bobcats, the Westisle Wolverines, the North Nova Gryphons, the Cobequid Cougar, the Montague Vikings, the Colonel Gray Colonels, the Avonview Avalanche,the Horton Griffin and the Northumberland Nighthawks.

Clubs at Three Oaks[edit]

TOSH is home to a variety of clubs, including:

  • Yearbook Committee
  • Grad Activity Committee
  • Prom Committee
  • Reach for the Top
  • Rotary Youth Parliament
  • SADD
  • Free the Children
  • Student Council
  • Foods Club
  • Dance Club
  • Improv
  • Dungeons & Dragons
  • Eco-ethics
  • Envirothon
  • Poker Club

Notable Graduates[edit]

See also[edit]

Other PEI high schools.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New School Board". 
  2. ^ "Three Oaks hosting AA boys' basketball event this weekend". Retrieved 2011-03-18.