Council Rock High School South

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Council Rock High School South
Success for Every Student, every day
2002 Rock Way
Holland, Pennsylvania 18966
Type Public
Established 2002
School district Council Rock School District
Principal Albert Funk
Assistant principals
  • Lynn Cariello
  • John Radick
  • Charles Cassady
  • Susan Gormley
Grades 9-12
Number of students 2,094
Color(s) Navy, white, gold             
Rival Council Rock North
Yearbook The Talon

Council Rock High School South is a high school located in Holland, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. It is operated by the Council Rock School District.

The school was built in 2002 in order to address the overpopulation at what was then the district's only high school, now known as Council Rock High School North. South currently serves grades 9-12 and houses over 2000 students.

The school colors are blue, white, and gold, and the sports teams are known as The Golden Hawks.

Varsity sports[edit]

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Volleyball
  • Winter Track & Field
  • Wrestling
  • Cheerleading

Music Department[edit]

Band Director - John Burns

  • Marching Band
  • Symphonic Band
  • Concert Band

Orchestra Director - Christopher Simon

  • Chamber Orchestra
  • String Orchestra
  • Symphony Orchestra
  • Pit Orchestra

Choir Director - Corey Axler

  • Vocal Ensemble
  • Symphonic Choir
  • Chorale
  • Belle Canto
  • "The Mens Room"

Jazz Band Directors - Dom Minni and John Burns

  • Concert Jazz Band - Dom Minni
  • Lab Jazz Band - John Burns

Student Clubs[1][edit]

Aids Awareness Animal Rescue Club Art Forum Artistic Design Club Asian Culture Club Athletes Helping Athletes Autism Awareness Club Breast Cancer Awareness Buddy Club Chess Club Choir Computer Science Club Dance Team Club Debate Team Environmental Club F.B.L.A. Fellowship of Christian Athletes French Club French Honor Society German Club German Honor Society Golden Wings Theatre Company Hawk Eye, The (School Newspaper) Hiking Club I.N.K. Newspaper Illuminations (School Literary Magazine) Instrumental International Cuisine Club Investment Club Italian Club Key Club Kids On The Block Latin Club Latin Honor Society Marching Band Mathletes Model United Nations N.H.S. National English Honor Society Orchestra Political Science Club Reading Olympics Rho Kappa Honors Society S.A.B. S.A.D.D. S.E.B. S.T.A.R.S. Scholars Bowl Team Science Fair Science N.H.S. Ski / Snowboard Club Spanish Club Spanish Honor Society Sports Debate Club Tabletop Games Technology Club Ultimate Frisbee UNICEF Volunteers for Community Service Winterguard World Language Honor Society Yearbook Yoga Club

Bomb threats[edit]

On November 8, 2006, two bomb threats were directed at both Council Rock High School South and Council Rock High School North. Seven teams of bomb dogs went into both high schools the next day. There were three more bomb threats directed at Council Rock South the morning the school opened after the initial threat to both schools.[2] The school received another bomb threat on January 23, 2007. The threat was written on a bathroom wall.[3] No bombs were found in the school during any of the incidents. Another threat was received in early 2010, but the threat was determined not credible, and the student responsible has since been expelled.



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  2. ^ Patrick, Kellie (2006-11-14). "Boy, 16, arrested in bomb threats". The Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved 2007-02-02. [dead link]
  3. ^ Cook, Breanne (2007-01-23). "Bomb threat forces closure of Council Rock South". Newtown Advance. Retrieved 2007-02-02. 

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Coordinates: 40°12′47″N 74°58′34″W / 40.213°N 74.976°W / 40.213; -74.976