Belfry High School (Belfry, Kentucky)
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|Belfry High School|
Viewed from U.S. Route 119
|27678 U.S. Route 119
Belfry, Kentucky 41514
|Motto||Where Success is a Way of Life|
|Color(s)||Red and white|
|Athletics||13 KHSAA Sports|
|Athletics conference||Kentucky High School Athletic Association|
Belfry High School, is a school located in Belfry, Kentucky. It is the largest high school in the Pike County Public School System. The school is located in the northeastern region of Pike County, approximately 22 miles northeast of Pikeville, Kentucky and 1 mile south of Williamson, West Virginia. The school moved from Belfry in 2005 to a new site 3 miles north near the West Virginia border in Goody, Kentucky. The school is one of five public high schools in the Pike County Public School System and one of six public high schools in Pike County.
Belfry High School was established in 1923 and located along U.S. Route 119. The campus consisted of a main building and an athletic complex. In 2006, the Freshman Academy was established. The academy was ended in 2011.
- Janet Stumbo (1972): first woman from the 7th Judicial District to be elected to the Kentucky Court of Appeals; first woman elected to the Kentucky Supreme Court