Bishop Garrigan High School

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Bishop Garrigan High School
Address
1224 North McCoy
Algona, Iowa, (Kossuth County) 50511-1233
United States
Coordinates 43°4′45″N 94°12′49″W / 43.07917°N 94.21361°W / 43.07917; -94.21361Coordinates: 43°4′45″N 94°12′49″W / 43.07917°N 94.21361°W / 43.07917; -94.21361
Information
Type Private, Coeducational
Religious affiliation(s) Roman Catholic
Established 1959
President Lynn Miller
Principal Christy Peterson
Grades 712
Color(s) Black and Gold         
Song O Garrigan
Athletics conference North Central Conference
Mascot Bear
Team name Golden Bears
Rival Algona Bulldogs
Athletic Director Ron Patterson
Website

Bishop Garrigan High School is a private, Roman Catholic high school in Algona, Iowa. It is located in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sioux City.

Background[edit]

The school is named after Bishop Phillip Joseph Garrigan, the 1st Bishop of the Diocese of Sioux City. The school was opened in 1959 to serve as a regional high school for 5 parishes. [1]

Notable Alumni[edit]

External links[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ BGHS. "A History of Bishop Garrigan High School". Retrieved 2007-05-11.