George Washington Community High School

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George Washington Community
High School
Indianapolis Washington
High School
Address
2215 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, Indiana, Marion County 46222
United States
Coordinates 39°45′54.92″N 86°11′57.12″W / 39.7652556°N 86.1992000°W / 39.7652556; -86.1992000Coordinates: 39°45′54.92″N 86°11′57.12″W / 39.7652556°N 86.1992000°W / 39.7652556; -86.1992000
Information
Type Public high school
Established 1927
School district Indianapolis Public Schools
Principal Emily A. Butler
Faculty 56.00 (FTE)
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 575 (2013-2014)
Student to teacher ratio 10.27
Color(s)          
Athletics conference Indianapolis Public School Conference
Team name Continentals
Website
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George Washington Community High School is a public high school located in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, serving grades 9-12.

About[edit]

The school originally opened in 1927 as a traditional high school in the Haughville neighborhood of Indianapolis. It ceased operations as a high school in 1995 due to waning enrollment within IPS, but was re-established in 2000 in its current form. The school is operated by the Indianapolis Public Schools system. Enrollment is approximately 575 students. It is referred to as Indianapolis Washington by the IHSAA.

Athletics[edit]

George Washington Community High School's athletic teams are named the Continentals. The Continentals have won two Indiana High School Athletic Association State Championships in boys' basketball (1964–65 and 1968–69).[2]

Notable alumni[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for George Washington Community HS". ed.gov. Retrieved 2 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "IHSAA Basketball State Champions". ihsaa.org. Retrieved 2 October 2015. 

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