Agoura High School

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Agoura High School
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Agoura High School
Address
28545 West Driver Avenue
Agoura Hills, California 91301
United States
Coordinates34°9′1″N 118°44′55″W / 34.15028°N 118.74861°W / 34.15028; -118.74861Coordinates: 34°9′1″N 118°44′55″W / 34.15028°N 118.74861°W / 34.15028; -118.74861
Information
TypePublic
Established1964
School districtLas Virgenes Unified School District
PrincipalDr. Stephanie McClay
Teaching staff88
Grades9-12
Enrollment2,075 (2015-16)[1]
Color(s)Blue and Gold         
AthleticsCIF Southern Section, Marmonte League
NicknameChargers
AccreditationWASC (2002–2008)
National ranking1173
SAT I average1730 (out of 2400)
NewspaperThe Charger
YearbookThe Quixotian
Website
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Agoura High School is a public high school in Agoura Hills, California, United States. It is the largest high school in the Las Virgenes Unified School District.

Athletics and activities[edit]

Agoura High competes in the Marmonte League of the CIF Southern Section.[3][4]

Agoura High School has a music program that consists of two orchestras, three wind ensembles, four jazz bands, two choirs, and a marching band, and more than 50 activities and clubs for community service, politics, religion, sports, academics, fashion, and dance.

Curriculum[edit]

In 2009, Agoura High School introduced the International Baccalaureate program to its curriculum.[5]

Awards[edit]

In Newsweek's ranking of the best high schools in the United States, Agoura High School ranked 1173,[2] 1008,[6] 900[7] and 744[8] in the 2007, 2006, 2005 and 2003 polls, respectively.

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Agoura High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved October 30, 2018.
  2. ^ a b "America's Top Public High Schools – 2007 List". Archived from the original on November 17, 2007. Retrieved June 13, 2007.
  3. ^ "Directory". CIF Southern Section. 2017.
  4. ^ "Agoura girls water polo closes the book on Marmonte League dynasty". Daily News. 2018-02-06. Retrieved 2018-07-30.
  5. ^ "Agoura High School". International Baccalaureate®. Retrieved 2018-07-30.
  6. ^ "America's Top Public High Schools – 2006 List". Archived from the original on November 17, 2007. Retrieved June 13, 2007.
  7. ^ "America's Top Public High Schools – 2005 List". Archived from the original on November 16, 2007. Retrieved June 13, 2007.
  8. ^ "America's Top Public High Schools – 2003 List". Archived from the original on November 16, 2007. Retrieved June 13, 2007.
  9. ^ Potkey, Rhiannon. "Agoura High graduate Cabral ready for Olympic debut with Canada". Ventura County Star. Retrieved 6 September 2016.
  10. ^ The Acorn [Agoura Hills, CA](Dec. 22, 2005): "Agoura High Alumna Gets her Big Break", by Avi Rutschman
  11. ^ "EpisodeWorld – Jensen Daggett – Notes/Trivia". Retrieved December 5, 2007.
  12. ^ a b "Hoobastank". Hotstar. Pollstar. August 12, 2002. Retrieved January 4, 2015.
  13. ^ "Women's Hockey Life". www.womenshockeylife.com. Retrieved 2018-07-30.
  14. ^ "Heather Graham: Actress". PEOPLE.com. Retrieved 2018-07-30.
  15. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PtsZkMidMRo
  16. ^ Lindell, Karen (February 16, 2010). "Ever since she joined the Stunners, Westlake Village's Hayley Kiyoko is having the ride of her life " Ventura County Star". Ventura County Star. Retrieved April 27, 2011.
  17. ^ Kilday, Gregg. "Jonathan Lipnicki walks to 'Other Side'". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 6 September 2016.
  18. ^ "'Jerry Maguire' kid shares his story in Westlake Village". Ventura County Star. Retrieved 2018-07-30.
  19. ^ Stoda, Greg (May 5, 1979). "Valedictorian graduates to big time". Star-News. p. 1C. Retrieved December 3, 2015.
  20. ^ "16-year preseason for 'Gridiron Gang'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2018-07-30.
  21. ^ "Good From Both Sides of the Plate - latimes". Articles.latimes.com. February 19, 2006. Retrieved January 20, 2018.

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