Brown County High School

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Brown County High School
500 East Main Street
Mt. Sterling, Illinois, Brown County 62353
Coordinates 39°58′59″N 90°45′07″W / 39.983°N 90.752°W / 39.983; -90.752Coordinates: 39°58′59″N 90°45′07″W / 39.983°N 90.752°W / 39.983; -90.752
Type Comprehensive Public High School
School district Brown County Community Unit School District
Principal Ms. Ann Logan
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 276
Campus type Small city
Color(s)                Kelly Green, White, Gold
Athletics conference Western Illinois Valley
Mascot Hornets Brown County High School Mascot
Newspaper The Stinger
Yearbook Rambler

Brown County High School, or BCHS, is a public four-year high school located at 500 East Main Street in Mount Sterling, Illinois, a small city in Brown County, Illinois, in the Midwestern United States. BCHS serves the communities of Mount Sterling, Ripley, Timewell, and Versailles.[1][2] The campus is located 40 miles east of Quincy, Illinois, and serves a mixed small city, village, and rural residential community.


Potential reference/citation:[3]


Brown County High School competes in the Western Illinois Valley Conference and is a member school in the Illinois High School Association. Their mascot is the Hornets, with school colors of kelly green, white, and gold. The school has no state championships on record in team athletics and activities.[1][4][5]


Brown County High School was formed out of Mount Sterling High School in 19??. Surrounding communities may have also possessed high schools at some time which were consolidated into the current BCHS. Potential reference/citation:[4][6]


  1. ^ a b "IHSA Brown County High School". IHSA. Retrieved 23 February 2010. 
  2. ^ "Brown County High School". Brown County High School and Brown County CUSD. Retrieved 23 February 2010. 
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  4. ^ a b "IHSA Brown County High School Season Summaries". IHSA. Retrieved 23 February 2010. 
  5. ^ "IHSA Coop Teams". IHSA. Retrieved 23 February 2010. 
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 3 March 2012. Retrieved 2 March 2010. 

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