Hialeah High School

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Hialeah High School
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Address
251 E. 47th Street
Hialeah, Florida
United States
Coordinates 25°51′56″N 80°16′33″W / 25.86569°N 80.27581°W / 25.86569; -80.27581Coordinates: 25°51′56″N 80°16′33″W / 25.86569°N 80.27581°W / 25.86569; -80.27581
Information
Type Public
Established September 1954
School district Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Principal Heriberto Sanchez[1][2]
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 2,874
Color(s)      Scarlet
     Royal Blue
Team name Thoroughbreds
Newspaper The Record
Yearbook Hiways
School grade B (as of 2011-2012)
School hours 7:20 AM to 2:20 PM
Website

Hialeah High School is a public high school located at 251 E 47th Street in Hialeah, Florida, United States.

History[edit]

Hialeah High opened in September 1954.

In April 2012, Alberto M. Carvalho, the superintendent of Miami-Dade County Public Schools, awarded Natalie Antunez the $250,000 Leonore Annenberg Scholarship Fund.[3]

Academics[edit]

The state's accountability program grades a school by a complex formula that looks at both current scores and annual improvement on the Reading, Math, Writing and Science FCATs.

School Year Grade[4]
1998-99 C
1999-00 C
2000-01 D
2001-02 C
2002-03 D
2003-04 D
2004-05 C
2005-06 C
2006-07 F
2007-08 C
2008-09 D
2009-10 C
2010-11 C
2011-12 B
2012-13 B

Demographics[edit]

Hialeah High is 94% Hispanic, 4% Black, and 2% White non-Hispanic. The school has a high proportion of foreign-born students, with 57.8% students born outside of the United States (50.1% Cuba, 4.4% Nicaragua, 2.0% Panama).[timeframe?]

Athletics[edit]

In 2013, Alin Edouard, the quarterback of the school's football team, decommitted from the University of Miami Hurricanes.[5]

Accolades[edit]

  • Baseball: won the State Title in 1969, 2001, and 2002

Extracurricular accomplishments[edit]

Band[edit]

  • 1964: the Marching Thoroughbred Band played in the Florida Pavilion at the New York World's Fair
  • 1968-69: featured band at U of Fla homecoming halftime show; escorted Queen's Float in Orange Bowl Parade; featured band at Super Bowl 3 (Colts vs Jets) halftime show; a top ten national marching band in the Disney Band Competition
  • 2011: Florida Marching Band Competition 1A State Champions
  • 2015: Florida Marching Band Competition 1A State Champions

Choral[edit]

The TBS (T-Bred Singers) have placed first in The Miracle Mile Caroling Competition's show choir category for the past 29 years, since it began.

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sanchez, Heriberto. "Principal Message". Hialeah High. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Meet the New Principal". Hialeah High. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  3. ^ Natalia Zea (April 5, 2012). "Hialeah High Junior Receives $250,000 Surprise". CBS Miami. Retrieved November 23, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Hialeah Senior High School 2013 Grade". Ledger Data. Retrieved September 9, 2013. 
  5. ^ Manny Navarro; Susan Miller Degnan (September 1, 2013). "UM 2014 quarterback commit Alin Edouard of Hialeah High decommits -- wasn't feeling the love". Eye on the U. Miami Herald. Retrieved November 23, 2013. 
  6. ^ "1978 World Series (4-2): New York Yankees (100-63) over Los Angeles Dodgers (95-67)". Baseball-Reference. Sports Reference, LLC. Retrieved November 23, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Bucky Dent". Baseball-Reference. Sports References, LLC. Retrieved November 23, 2013. 
  8. ^ "George Enright". Baseball-Reference. Sports References, LLC. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  9. ^ "Ted Hendricks". Pro Football Hall of Fame. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  10. ^ "Charlie Hough". Baseball-Reference. Sports References, LLC. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  11. ^ "Ross Jones". Baseball-Reference. Sports References, LLC. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  12. ^ "Corey Lemonier". Auburn Tigers. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  13. ^ "Corey Liuget". University of Illinois Athletics. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  14. ^ "Adewale Ojomo". National Football League. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  15. ^ "Roell Preston". databaseFootball. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  16. ^ "Alan Wiggins". Baseball-Reference. Sports References, LLC. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 

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