Huntington North High School

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Huntington North High School
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Address
450 MacGahan Street
Huntington, Indiana, Huntington County 46750
United States
Coordinates 40°53′30″N 85°30′37″W / 40.89167°N 85.51028°W / 40.89167; -85.51028Coordinates: 40°53′30″N 85°30′37″W / 40.89167°N 85.51028°W / 40.89167; -85.51028
Information
Type Public high school
Established 1969
School district Huntington County Community School Corporation
Principal Russell Degitz
Faculty 103
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 1741 (2013-14)
Campus type suburban
Color(s)               
Athletics conference Northeast Eight Conference
Team name Vikings
Rival Homestead
Yearbook Deka
Website
[1][2]

Huntington North High School is a public high school serving all of Huntington County, Indiana.

About[edit]

Huntington North opened in 1969 upon the consolidation of the North and South campuses of Huntington County Community High School. The school is operated by the Huntington County Community School Corporation. Russell Degitz is currently the principal of the school.

Demographics[edit]

For the 2013-14 school year, the demographic breakdown of the 1741 students is:[2]

  • White 1636 - 94%
  • Black 7 - 0.4%
  • Asian 10 - 0.6%
  • Hispanic 45 - 2.6%
  • Native American 10 - 0.6%
  • Multiracial 33 - 1.9%

Athletics[edit]

Huntington North, home of the Vikings, is a member of the Northeast Eight Conference. The school's colors are red, white and black. The girls basketball team took the state title in 1990 and 1995.[3]

Activities[edit]

The school yearbook, Deka, won a National Pacemaker Award in 1995.[4]

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Huntington North". IHSAA.org. IHSAA. Retrieved 5 August 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Huntington North High School". DOE Compass. Indiana Dept of Education. Retrieved 5 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "IHSAA State Championships by School". ihsaa.org. ihsaa. Retrieved 5 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "1995 NSPA Yearbook and Magazine Pacemakers". www.studentpress.org/. National Scholastic Press Association. Archived from the original on 10 August 2014. Retrieved 5 August 2014. 

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