Desert Oasis High School

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Desert Oasis High School
Location
6600 W. Erie Avenue
Las Vegas, NV, 89141
Coordinates 35°59′32″N 115°14′15″W / 35.99227°N 115.23751°W / 35.99227; -115.23751Coordinates: 35°59′32″N 115°14′15″W / 35.99227°N 115.23751°W / 35.99227; -115.23751
Information
School type Public high school
Motto "Strike at Every Opportunity."
Established 2008
School district Clark County School District
Dean Emily Polich,
Principal Emil Wozniak (2008-2014) A.J. Adams(2014-2017) Kelly O'Rourke (2017-Present)
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 3100
School colour(s) Crimson, silver, black, and white
                   
Athletics conference NIAA Division 1 - Sunset Southwest
Team name Diamondbacks
Website

Desert Oasis High School is a public high school that opened in Enterprise, Nevada in August 2008. The school, which is a part of the Clark County School District, is the first new public school to be opened in Clark County since Legacy High School was opened in 2006. It also transferred approximately 1,000 students from Sierra Vista High School and others from Liberty High School.

Curriculum[edit]

Among the normal curricula available at most Las Vegas area high schools, Desert Oasis offers several alternative programs including those in the areas of Business and Career and Technical Education. Some of the classes offered in these programs include: accounting, woodworking, marketing, sports medicine, and sports, entertainment, and recreational marketing.

Athletics[edit]

The athletics programs at Desert Oasis High School compete in the NIAA - Division 1 - Sunset Northwest League.

Fall sports: Cheer, Boys & Girls Cross Country, Football, Girls Golf, Boys & Girls Soccer, Boys & Girls Tennis, and Girls Volleyball.

Winter sports: Cheer, Boys & Girls Basketball, Boys & Girls Bowling, Girls Flag Football, and Wrestling.

Spring sports: Cheer, Baseball, Boys Golf, Softball, Boys & Girls Swimming & Diving, Boys & Girls Track & Field, and Boys Volleyball.

State Titles[edit]

Men's Bowling (2016)

Disc Golf (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016) [1]

Alumni[edit]

Cameron Jefferson- Class of 2010- Professional Football.

Cheer[edit]

The Desert Oasis cheerleaders took 2nd place at the USA Vegas Classic cheer competition, which was held at the school on Saturday, January 9, 2010. As a result, they earned a spot at the USA Nationals cheer competition, which will be held right outside of the Disneyland theme park in Anaheim, California, March 26–28. The D-Backs placed 3rd in POM at the National competition.[citation needed]

Feeder Schools[edit]

  • Charles and Phyllis Frias Elementary School
  • Aldeane Comnito Ries Elementary School
  • Evelyn Stuckey Elementary School (2010)
  • Louis Wiener Junior Elementary School
  • Charlotte Hill Elementary School
  • Beverly S. Mathis Elementary School (2017)
  • Carolyn S. Reedom Elementary School
  • William V. Wright Elementary School
  • Mark L. Fine Elementary School
  • Lois and Jerry Tarkanian Middle School (2006)
  • Lawrence and Heidi Cannarelli Middle School (2003)

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