Findlay High School

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Findlay High School
Address
1200 Broad Ave.
Findlay, Ohio, Hancock, 45840
United States
Information
Type Public, Coeducational high school
Superintendent Ed Kurt
Principal Victoria Swartz[1]
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 2171
 • Grade 9 467
 • Grade 10 501
 • Grade 11 633
 • Grade 12 570
Color(s) Blue and Gold [1] ‹See Tfm›    ‹See Tfm›    
Athletics conference Three Rivers Athletic Conference[1]
Mascot Tommy the Trojan
Nickname FHS
Team name Trojans[1]
Rival Basketball - Lima Senior High School, Football - Fremont Ross High School, Men's Swimming - Shawnee High School (Lima, Ohio), Soccer - Perrysburg High School, Ice hockey - Bowling Green High School
Accreditation North Central Association of Colleges and Schools[2]
Newspaper Blue & Gold
Athletic Director Nate Weihrauch[1]
Website

Findlay High School is a public high school in Findlay, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Findlay City School District, and the second largest high school in northwest Ohio. Their nickname is the Trojans. They are members of the Three Rivers Athletic Conference. They have a respected performing arts program.

Student groups[edit]

  • Findlay First Edition Show Choir, show choir (also known as FFE or 'First Edition').
  • Voices In Perfection, the freshman show choir, also known as VIP. Every year VIP has competed at the Heritage fest, they have received a Gold rating.
  • Blue & Gold, is the student newspaper. In the 2013-2014 school year, the paper received the National Student Press Association's Pacemaker award in the "Newspapers 8 pages or fewer" category at both the Fall National High School Journalism Conventions hosted by NSPA and the Journalism Education Association.
  • Pantasia, the steel drum band. They have been on many cruises to perform.
  • Junior Statesmen of America, functions as a local chapter of the Ohio River Valley Junior Statesmen of America group. Students raise funds for the Tanga-Tanzania Rotary Club and have debates about public policy.
  • Sketch Comedy Club, a group dedicated to writing and presenting comedy sketches.
  • Books 'N' Brownies, a book club.

Notable alumni[edit]

Ohio High School Athletic Association State Championships[edit]

Note: The Boys' ice hockey team (1971) and football team (1926) each won state championships in their respective sport before they were sanctioned OHSAA sports.

External links[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Retrieved 2010-03-16. 
  2. ^ NCA-CASI. "NCA-Council on Accreditation and School Improvement". Retrieved 2010-03-16. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Executive Board Pre-File Application". OhioJCL.org - June 2007. Internet Archive: Wayback Machine. 2010. Archived from the original on June 17, 2007. Retrieved August 16, 2010. 
  4. ^ "OJCL Constitution". OhioJCL.org - July 2002. Internet Archive: Wayback Machine. 2010. Archived from the original on July 21, 2002. Retrieved August 16, 2010. ... by paying both OJCL annual chapter dues and any annual chapter membership dues required by NJCL. 
  5. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Baseball". Retrieved 2007-02-12. 
  6. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Basketball AAA". Retrieved 2007-02-12. 
  7. ^ a b c d e OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association Web site". Retrieved 2006-12-31.