Greendale High School

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Greendale High School
Address
6801 Southway
Greendale, Wisconsin
United States
Information
Type Public secondary
Established 1953
School district Greendale School District
Faculty 102 (2010–11)[1]
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 935 (2014-15)[2]
Color(s) Kelly Green, White, and Black
Mascot Panther
Yearbook Pioneer
Graduation rate 96.8%[3]
Website

Greendale High School is a four-year public high school in Greendale, Wisconsin, a suburb of Milwaukee. Part of the Greendale School District, it serves students in grades 9 through 12. Newsweek ranked Greendale High School in the top 5% of U.S. public high schools each year from 2006 to 2009.[4] Greendale High School students are involved in sports, fine arts, clubs, and activities. The school's athletics teams are called the Greendale Panthers.

Extracurricular activities[edit]

The Greendale High School marching band has been the Class AA State Champion for 13 consecutive years, from 2005 to 2017,[5][6] and was selected to participate in the 2016 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.[7]

Notable alumni[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.greendale.k12.wi.us/ghs/faculty.html
  2. ^ "Greenfield High School". Retrieved September 19, 2017.
  3. ^ http://wisedash.dpi.wi.gov/Dashboard/Page/Home/Topic%20Area/Graduation/HS%20Completion%20(Single%20Year)/HS%20Completers%20(Single%20Year)?filtersetid=b39759df-79ef-47be-a0f1-8b2c8ff7b2b7
  4. ^ Matthews, Jay, "America's Best High Schools", Newsweek, 2009 http://www.newsweek.com/2009/06/07/the-top-of-the-class.html Archived January 19, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ "WSMA State Marching Band Championships" (PDF). wsmamusic. Retrieved 22 October 2017.
  6. ^ http://www.wisconsinmarching.com/past-seasons.html
  7. ^ http://www.jsonline.com/news/education/greendale-high-school-marching-band-selected-for-2016-macys-parade-b99491508z1-301768391.html
  8. ^ "Olympian Jim Gruenwald hired as USOEC Assistant Greco-Roman Wrestling Coach". TheMat.com.