Evans High School (Georgia)

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Evans High School
EHS helmet.png
4550 Cox Road
Evans, Columbia County, Georgia 30809
United States
Coordinates 33°31′28″N 82°08′50″W / 33.52444°N 82.14722°W / 33.52444; -82.14722Coordinates: 33°31′28″N 82°08′50″W / 33.52444°N 82.14722°W / 33.52444; -82.14722
Type Public secondary
Motto Where There's A Star in Every Knight, And We're All Champions For Life
School district Columbia County School System
Superintendent Sandra Carraway
Principal Michael Johnson
Grades 9-12
Gender Coed
Enrollment 1,780[1] (2014-15)
Color(s) Black and gold          
Team name Knights
Rival Lakeside High School
Greenbrier High School
Feeder schools Columbia Middle
Evans Middle[2]
Evans High School facade

Evans Comprehensive High School is a large public suburban high school located in the Evans north of Augusta, Georgia, United States. It serves a population of approximately 2,000 students in grades 9-12.[3]

The school has regional SACS accreditation and has received the School of Excellence Blue Ribbon Award four times: 1984–1985, 1993–1994, 1995–1996, and 2003-2004; was named by the GA State Superintendent as a 2015 Advanced Placement STEM Honor School; and was named by the U.S. News report[when?] for being one of the best high schools in the state of Georgia and in the nation. The motto is "There's a Star in Every Knight and We are all Champions for Life".[4]

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  1. ^ "Evans High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved January 12, 2018.
  2. ^ "Our Schools". Retrieved 25 April 2015.
  3. ^ "School Info". Retrieved 25 April 2015.
  4. ^ http://www.edline.net/pages/Evans_High_School/School_Info/About_Evans_High_School
  5. ^ Tim Morse (August 2, 1998). "Evans High star getting set for call". Augusta Chronicle. Archived from the original on 2007-08-11. Retrieved 2008-03-08.
  6. ^ Matt Williams (September 21, 2006). "Ex-Evans resident goes from reality show to the real deal". Augusta Chronicle. Retrieved 2008-03-08.
  7. ^ "Forrest Griffin UFC Bio". Retrieved 2014-01-01.
  8. ^ Dancer applies to film, reality show | The Augusta Chronicle Archived September 17, 2016, at the Wayback Machine.

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