Jersey Village High School

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Jersey Village High School
Jersey Village High School, Houston, Texas, 2012.JPG
Address
7600 Solomon St
Houston, Texas 77040
United States
Coordinates 29°52′56″N 95°33′21″W / 29.8822°N 95.5557°W / 29.8822; -95.5557Coordinates: 29°52′56″N 95°33′21″W / 29.8822°N 95.5557°W / 29.8822; -95.5557
Information
Type Public high school
Established 1972
School district Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District
Principal Ralph Funk
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 3,515 (as of 2017)[1]
Color(s)          Purple & Gold
Fight song Jersey Village Fight Song
Athletics UIL 6A
Athletics conference University Interscholastic League
Mascot Falcon
Newspaper Peregrine
Information (713) 896-3400
Website

Jersey Village High School is located in Jersey Village, Texas, United States, in the Houston metropolitan area. The school, which serves grades 9 through 12, is a part of the Cypress-Fairbanks ISD. Ralph Funk serves as its principal.

Jersey Village High School serves the city of Jersey Village, small sections of Houston, and unincorporated sections of Harris County.[citation needed] A portion of the Near Northwest district is served by the school.[2]

The school mascot is the Falcon, which is similar to the original Atlanta Falcons logo, and the colors are purple and gold.

Jersey Village was named a National Blue Ribbon School in 1999-2000.[3]

History[edit]

In 2016 a section of JVHS's attendance boundary was given to Cypress Ridge High School; this occurred as part of a wave of high school rezoning that year.[4][5]

Notable alumni[edit]

Feeder patterns[edit]

Schools that feed into Jersey Village include:[18]

  • Elementary schools: Frazier, Gleason, Reed, Bang (partial), Holbrook (partial), Post (partial), Willbern (partial)
  • Middle schools: Cook, Dean (partial)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District :: Enrollment, Mascots & Colors". cfisd.net. Retrieved 15 December 2016. 
  2. ^ "Demographics." Near Northwest. Retrieved on February 8, 2011.
  3. ^ Archived: Blue Ribbon Schools Program, Schools Recognized 1982-1983 Through 1999-2002 (PDF) Archived 2009-03-26 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ Baird, Annette (2016-02-22). "Rezoning paves way for new Cy-Fair high schools". Cypress Creek Mirror at the Houston Chronicle. Retrieved 2016-12-26. 
  5. ^ "Final Recommendation 1-11-16." Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District. Retrieved on January 5, 2016. This document shows changes in attendance zones between 2015-2016 and 2017-2018.
  6. ^ [1] Archived October 28, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  7. ^ [2] Archived October 22, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  8. ^ "The Candidate" by Michelle Krupa, Times-Picayune, 2008 December 8, p. A2.
  9. ^ "Ain't Nobody Real but Me". austinchronicle.com. Retrieved 27 July 2015. 
  10. ^ [3] Archived October 28, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  11. ^ [4] Archived October 28, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  12. ^ "Paul Jetton". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 27 July 2015. 
  13. ^ [5] Archived October 28, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  14. ^ "Rap and Hip Hop Stars Who Went to College". Study.com. Retrieved 27 July 2015. 
  15. ^ [6] Archived October 28, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  16. ^ http://dopemag.net/2015/05/lindsey-morgan/
  17. ^ http://jvalumni.com/FamousAlumni.asp?ID=12439
  18. ^ "[7]." Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District.

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