Bishop Garrigan High School

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Bishop Garrigan High School
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
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

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.


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]

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Notes and references[edit]

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