Alpharetta High School

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Alpharetta High School
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Location
Alpharetta, Georgia
United States
Coordinates 34°04′41″N 84°15′22″W / 34.078°N 84.256°W / 34.078; -84.256Coordinates: 34°04′41″N 84°15′22″W / 34.078°N 84.256°W / 34.078; -84.256
Information
Type Public
Established 2004
Principal Shannon N. Kersey (August 2011-)
Grades 9–12
Color(s) Maroon, silver, and black
Slogan "To be nationally competitive in academics, the arts, athletics, and service to the community."
Mascot Raider
Average SAT scores (2015) 1,689 [1]
Website

Alpharetta High School is a public high school located in Alpharetta, Georgia, United States. It is part of the Fulton County School System. Atlanta Magazine named Alpharetta High School one of the metro Atlanta area's best all-around high schools.[2]

Alpharetta cluster[edit]

Alpharetta High is part of a cluster of schools that interact closely and educate students from kindergarten through 12th grade.

Athletics[edit]

Competitive sports at Alpharetta High School are football, basketball, baseball, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, wrestling, tennis, track and field, cross country, volleyball, swimming, diving, cheerleading, and golf. Although not officially recognized by the Georgia High School Association, additional athletic activities include rugby, fencing, cricket, ice hockey, and ping pong.[3]

Awards[edit]

The school was the recipient of the 2007-2008 Governor's Cup for the AAAAA school with the highest increase in SAT scores.[4]

Notable alumni[edit]

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