James Whitcomb Riley High School
|James Whitcomb Riley High School. 10/10|
1902 Fellows Street
|Type||Public high school|
|Established||1924 – old Riley |
2000 – new Riley
|School district||South Bend Community School Corporation|
|Color(s)||Blue and gold |
(Original colors: purple and gold, when Riley HS which was purple and gold combined with Jackson High School which was blue and white in Fall of 1975, they kept the gold from Riley and the blue from Jackson )
|Slogan||Pride of the South Side (created by Ed Bradford)|
|Athletics conference||Northern Indiana Athletic Conference|
|Newspaper||The Riley Review|
James Whitcomb Riley High School is the high school for the south side residents of South Bend, Indiana. The school is named in honor of the "Hoosier Poet", James Whitcomb Riley. The school is operated by the S.B.C.S.C. (South Bend Community School Corporation) and governed by the South Bend Community School Corporation's Board of School Trusties.
In the early 2000s Riley experienced some success in girls basketball being the 4-A state runner-up in 2002 and semi state runner-up in 2003. They have accumulated a win loss record of 30-143 from the 2006-2014 seasons .
- "Riley High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved November 6, 2019.