Berkshire High School (Burton, Ohio)
|Berkshire High School|
|14510 N. Cheshire Street
Burton, (Geauga County), Ohio 44021
|Type||Public, Coeducational high school|
|School district||Berkshire School District|
|Principal||Michael J King|
|Average class size||100|
|Color(s)||Purple and Gold |
|Athletics conference||Chagrin Valley Conference|
|Rival||Cardinal High School|
|Newspaper||The Badger Pause|
|Athletic Director||Brian Hiscox|
Berkshire High School is a public high school in Burton, Ohio that serves Burton Township, Geauga County, Ohio; Thompson Township, Geauga County, Ohio; Montville Township, Geauga County, Ohio; Claridon Township, Geauga County, Ohio; and Troy Township, Geauga County, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Berkshire School District and its mascot is the Badger.
Prior to consolidation, the school was known as Burton High School and its mascot was the Maple Leaf. The current location of Berkshire High School is the former residence of Seabury Ford, governor of Ohio. Unlike most American high schools, Berkshire High School is composed of grades seven through twelve.
Berkshire High School as of 2015 now includes students from Ledgemont High School, as Ledgemont closed their high school and is now an elementary that is part of the Berkshire Camups.
Elementary School closings
- Claridon Elementary School- 2005
- Troy Elementary School- 2009
Notes and references
- OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Archived from the original on 2010-11-03. Retrieved 2010-02-17.
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