Jefferson High School (Edgewater, Colorado)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Jefferson High School
Address
2305 Pierce Street
Edgewater, Colorado 80214
United States
Information
Type Public secondary school
Motto Home of the Saints
Established 1955
School district Jefferson County Public Schools
Principal Michael James
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 598 (2012-2013)
Color(s) Red, gray, white, and black             
Mascot Saint Jeff
Website

Jefferson High School is a high school located in Edgewater, Colorado, United States. It is operated by Jefferson County Public Schools.

History[edit]

Academics[edit]

Extracurricular activities[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

In 1979, the Saints advanced to the final four in the Colorado State basketball tournament.

Academics[edit]

In 1980, the Saints Debate team advanced to the Colorado State Finals, after coming in second in the Jefferson County tournament.

Notable alumni[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Enrollment in the 2010-2011 school year was 598 students. The student body's demographics were:

Using federal government guidelines, 87.6% of the students were eligible for free or reduced-price lunches.[2]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°45′03″N 105°04′20″W / 39.750786°N 105.072276°W / 39.750786; -105.072276 (Jefferson High School)