Cabot High School

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Cabot High School
Cabot High School.jpg
Front entrance to Cabot High School main building
Address
401 North Lincoln Street
Cabot, Arkansas
United States
Coordinates 34°58′24″N 92°0′31″W / 34.97333°N 92.00861°W / 34.97333; -92.00861Coordinates: 34°58′24″N 92°0′31″W / 34.97333°N 92.00861°W / 34.97333; -92.00861
Information
Type Public secondary
Established 1912 (1912)
CEEB Code 040320
NCES School ID 050375000123[1]
Principal Henry Hawkins
Vice principal Alana Graham, Randy Granderson, Charlotte Sandage, Brad Tarvin, Ronnie Tollett
Faculty 124.61[1] (on FTE basis)
Grades 10–12
Enrollment 1,983[1] (2010–11)
Student to teacher ratio 15.91[1]
Color(s)      Red
     White
     Black
Fight song On, Panthers!
Mascot Panthers
Newspaper The Panther Tale
Yearbook The Panther
Website

Cabot High School (CHS) is a public high school serving students in grades ten through twelve in Cabot, Arkansas, United States. Cabot High School is administered by Cabot Public Schools, which covers the communities of Cabot, Austin, and Ward, as well as the rest of northern Lonoke County.

Academics[edit]

The assumed course of study for students follows the Smart Core curriculum developed by the Arkansas Department of Education. Students complete regular (core and career focus) courses and exams and may select Advanced Placement (AP) coursework and exams that provide an opportunity for college credit. As of 2010, the school provides Advanced Placement Program (AP) exams in the following areas:

According to the 2005–06 annual school performance report,[2] 98 percent of the district’s teachers were completely certified and 38 percent had master’s degrees. The graduation rate was 80.5 percent, while the dropout rate was 4.2 percent.

Students taking the ACT had an average math score of 21.7, a 23.6 in English and a composite of 22.4. The district had a grade inflation rate of 1.2 percent and a college remediation rate of 35 percent.

Extracurricular activities[edit]

The Cabot High School mascot and athletic emblem is the Panther with red, white and black serving as the school colors. The school's fight song, "On, Panthers!" is based on "On, Wisconsin!."[3]

Athletics[edit]

For 2012–14, the Cabot Panthers compete in the state's larges classification—7A Classification—from the 7A/6A East Conference, as administered by the Arkansas Activities Association. The Panthers participate in football, volleyball, golf (boys/girls), bowling (boys/girls), cross country (boys/girls), basketball (boys/girls), competitive cheer, competitive dance, soccer (boys/girls), baseball, softball, wrestling, swimming & diving (boys/girls), tennis (boys/girls), track & field (boys/girls).[4]

  • Volleyball: The Lady Panthers volleyball teams won consecutive state volleyball championships in 1989 and 1990.
  • Golf: The boys golf team are 8-time state golf champions (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2009, 2010). The girls golf team are 9-time state golf champions including winning its first title in 1976 before piling up 8 consecutive state golf titles between 1986 and 1993.
  • Bowling: The girls bowling team are 2-time state bowling champions (2009, 2011).

Clubs and traditions[edit]

Cabot students are provided the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of clubs and organizations that offer activities, events, networking, and competitions including:

Note: This is not a complete list of all the clubs/organizations at CHS.

Notable people[edit]

The following are notable people associated with Cabot High School. If the person was a Cabot High School student, the number in parentheses indicates the year of graduation; if the person was a faculty or staff member, that person's title and years of association are included:

Educational TV access[edit]

Cabot High School's broadcasting department, in cooperation with local Suddenlink Communications cable television, broadcasts Cabot High Television (CHTV) and the Cabot Schools Network (CSN) on Suddenlink cable channel 3 to Cabot, Austin, Ward, and surrounding areas. CHTV's website is: www.cabottv.com.

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