Harrison High School (Georgia)
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For schools with a similar name, see Harrison High School (disambiguation).
|Harrison High School|
|4500 Due West Road
Kennesaw, Georgia 30152
|School district||Cobb County School District|
|Color(s)||Kelly green, white, and navy blue
|Rival||Kennesaw Mountain High School|
|Website||Carl Harrison High School|
Carl Harrison High School is a grades 9-12 public high school in Kennesaw, Georgia, United States. The school has scored above the state average on the Georgia High School Graduation Test since it was built in 1991. It has also achieved an AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) National Certification, in which schools are evaluated annually on rigorous national standards.
The 2007 men's varsity team won the 5A state championship with a 1-0 victory over Chattahoochee High School. The team finished ranked #11 nationally.
The girls' golf team at Harrison also won the state championship in 2000.
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The inaugural year of the band program was 1991.
||This article's list of alumni may not follow Wikipedia's verifiability or notability policies. (February 2016)|
- Jon Abbate - UFL player for the California Redwoods
- Darvin Adams- former wide receiver for Auburn University and the Carolina Panthers
- Joe Bendik - MLS goalie for Toronto FC
- Bradford Cox - musician, founder of Deerhunter and Atlas Sound
- Adam Everett - retired MLB player for the Houston Astros, Minnesota Twins, Detroit Tigers and Cleveland Indians
- Paul Oliver - NFL player for the San Diego Chargers
- Corey Patterson - MLB player, third overall pick in the 1998 draft
- Eric Patterson - MLB player for the Oakland Athletics
- Lockett Pundt - musician, guitarist for Deerhunter, founder of Lotus Plaza
- Ollie Schniederjans - professional golfer on the PGA Tour
- Rich Shertenlieb - radio personality
- Brian Rogers, former professional baseball player for the Pittsburgh Pirates