Jean Ribault High School

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Jean Ribault High School
Address
3701 Winton Drive
Jacksonville, Florida
USA
Information
Type Public school
Motto Fight On Blue Trojans
Established 1957
Principal Christopher Jackson
Campus Urban
Color(s) Columbia Blue & White
         
Mascot Mighty Trojans
Nickname Ribault or Bault
Website

Jean Ribault High School is a public high school located in North Jacksonville, Florida. It is part of Duval County Public Schools.

Improvement[edit]

Ribault was one of 16 schools nationwide selected by the College Board for inclusion in the EXCELerator School Improvement Model program beginning the 2007-2008 school year. The project was funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Athletics[edit]

  • The boys' basketball team has won 14 State championships (1952, 1953, 1954, 1961, 1977, 1981, 1983, 1991, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, and 2014), the second-highest total in the state.[1]
  • The girls' basketball team has won 10 State championships (1988, 1993, 1994, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2013, and 2014), the highest total in the state. The team also has the highest state totals for consecutive championships (5), tournament appearances (35), consecutive appearances (25), tournament games played (118), and tournament games won (93). [2] In 2016 the Lady Trojans won the 2016 National High School Invitational.[3]
  • The baseball team won the State championship in 1968.[4]
  • The boys' cross country team won the State championship in 1961.[5]
  • The boys' track and field team won the State championship in 1979 and 1991.[6]
  • The girls' track and field team won the State championship in 1976, 1977, 1990, 1992, and 1993.[7]

The Trojan Football team plays the Northwest Classic Football Game against arch rival William M. Raines High School each year.

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FHSAA Boys Basketball Championships: 2015-16" (PDF). FHSAA Championship Record Books. Florida High School Athletic Association. p. 8. Retrieved 15 April 2017. 
  2. ^ "FHSAA Girls Basketball Championships: 2015-16" (PDF). FHSAA Championship Record Books. Florida High School Athletic Association. p. 5–6. Retrieved 15 April 2017. 
  3. ^ "Past Winners and Results". Dick's Sporting Goods High School Nationals Tournament. Paragon Marketing Group. Retrieved 15 April 2017. 
  4. ^ "FHSAA Baseball Championships: 2016-17" (PDF). FHSAA Championship Record Books. Florida High School Athletic Association. p. 11. Retrieved 15 April 2017. 
  5. ^ "FHSAA Boys Cross Country Championships: 2015-16" (PDF). FHSAA Championship Record Books. Florida High School Athletic Association. p. 2. Retrieved 15 April 2017. 
  6. ^ "FHSAA Boys Track & Field Championships Records: 2014-15" (PDF). FHSAA Championship Record Books. Florida High School Athletic Association. p. 4,5. Retrieved 15 April 2017. 
  7. ^ "FHSAA Girls Track & Field Championships Records: 2014-15" (PDF). FHSAA Championship Record Books. Florida High School Athletic Association. p. 2,3. Retrieved 15 April 2017. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 30°23′24″N 81°42′29″W / 30.390038°N 81.707931°W / 30.390038; -81.707931