Belton-Honea Path High School

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Belton-Honea Path High School
Address
11000 Belton Honea Path Highway
Honea Path, South Carolina 29654

United States
Coordinates 34°28′25″N 82°26′37″W / 34.47361°N 82.44361°W / 34.47361; -82.44361Coordinates: 34°28′25″N 82°26′37″W / 34.47361°N 82.44361°W / 34.47361; -82.44361
Information
Funding type Public
Motto Quid ermus nunc fiemus.
(What we shall be, we are now becoming.)
Established 1966
School district Anderson County School District 2
Principal Lester McCall
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 1100
Color(s)          Blue and red
Mascot Bear
Website

Belton-Honea Path High School (or BHP), is a comprehensive, co-educational, public secondary school located in Honea Path, South Carolina, United States. BHP is the only public high school serving Honea Path and Belton. The school is accredited by the South Carolina Department of Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

History[edit]

Belton-Honea Path High School was built in 1966 with renovations and additions being made in 1967, 1987 and 2003.[1] The school originally opened as a merger of Belton High School and Honea Path High School. It merged with Geer Gant High School in 1969.[2]

Student enrollment[edit]

Belton-Honea Path has an enrollment of approximately 1100 students.

Extracurriculars[edit]

Extracurricular activities range from marching band and athletics to cultural and community service clubs like Key Club and Junior Civitans. Belton-Honea Path has a Future Farmers of America (FFA) program.

Sports teams are: tennis, soccer, golf, wrestling, basketball, cross country, track and field, volleyball, baseball, competitive cheerleading, marching band,softball, and football.

Awards[edit]

Academic[edit]

2005:

SC State Department of Education gave BHP an Excellent rating

Sports[edit]

Wrestling:

1983: AAA State Champions :Coach John Abercrombie
1987: AAA State Champions :Coach John Abercrombie
1992: AAA State Champions :Coach John Abercrombie
2012: AAA State Champions :Coach Chris Strickland

Varsity Football:

2004: AAA State Champions :Coach Wayne Green
2000 to 2006 and 2010: Region 1-AAA (Western AAA) Champions

Varsity Competitive Cheerleading:

2003: AAA State Runner-Up
2003: AAA Upper state Champions
2003: Region 1-AAA Champions
2005: Region 1-AAA Champions
2008: AAA Upper state Champions
2008: Region 1-AAA Champions
2011: AAA Upper state Champions

Junior Varsity Competitive Cheerleading

2008: AAA State Champions

Baseball:

1990: District Champions, AAA Upper State Champions, AAA State Champions: Coach Steve Williams
1991: District Champions, AAA Upper State Champions, AAA State Champions: Coach Steve Williams
2009: District Champions, AAA Upper State Champions, AAA State Champions: Coach Steve Williams
2015: District Champions, AAA Upper State Champions, AAA State Champions: Coach Steve Williams
2016: District Champions, AAA Upper State Champions, AAA State Champions: Coach Steve Williams

Band:

2004: AAA State, Twelfth
2005: AAA State, Eleventh
2006: AAA State, Sixth
2007: AAA State, Third, Bronze Medalist
2008: AAA State, Ninth
2009: AAA State, Fifth
2010: AAA State, Ninth
2011: AAA State, Tenth
2012: AAA State, Seventh
2013, AAA State, Seventeenth
2014, AAA State, Sixth

Choir:

2009: AAA State, Fifth
2010: AAA State, Fourth
2011: AAA State, Fourth
2014: AAA State Fifth

References[edit]

  1. ^ "School Information". Retrieved November 9, 2013. 
  2. ^ "History of Honea Path Schools". Retrieved November 9, 2013. 

External links[edit]