East Bakersfield High School
|East Bakersfield High School|
|2220 Quincy Street
Bakersfield, California 93305
|School district||Kern High School District|
|Grades||9 to 12|
|School color(s)||Scarlet Red and Royal Blue|
|Athletics conference||Southeast Yosemite League|
|Rival||Bakersfield, Garces Memorial, Highland|
East Bakersfield High School was built in 1938. It is the second oldest high school in Bakersfield, after Bakersfield High School.
EBHS sports teams are called the Blades, and have their home games on campus. The Blades participate in the Southeast Yosemite League (Div. II, CIF Central Section) and have Varsity, JV and Frosh/Soph teams. Below are all the sports that EBHS participates in and their respective seasons:
- Robert Beltran: actor.
- Rick Sawyer MLB player
- Fred Boyd: former NBA player.
- James Shaffer & Brian "Head" Welch: guitarists for the band Korn.
- Merle Haggard: Country music legend.
- Mary K. Shell: First woman mayor of Bakersfield and Republican activist.
- Ewing, Zach (September 26, 2012). "High school notebook: Highland hires ex-MLB pitcher coach". Bakersfield Californian. Retrieved September 20, 2014.