Kenmore East High School

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Kenmore East Senior High School
Location
350 Fries Rd.
Town of Tonawanda, NY 14150
Coordinates 42°59′24″N 78°50′03″W / 42.9900°N 78.8343°W / 42.9900; -78.8343Coordinates: 42°59′24″N 78°50′03″W / 42.9900°N 78.8343°W / 42.9900; -78.8343
Information
Type Public
Established 1959
School district Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda School District
Principal Patrick Heyden
Grades 8–12
Color(s) Navy Blue and Gold
Mascot Bulldog
Website

Kenmore East High School (also Kenmore East Senior High School) is a high school in the Town of Tonawanda, New York. Its name refers to the Village of Kenmore. The school's mascot is a bulldog. The school was founded in 1959 and is the sister school to Kenmore West Senior High School. The school is run by principal Patrick Heyden, with Elaine Thomas and Joseph Greco as assistants.

Overview[edit]

Kenmore East is located in the Town of Tonawanda, New York, a suburb of Buffalo. It is one of two high schools within the Ken-Ton School District with rival Kenmore West High School being the other.

Academics[edit]

In 2009, Kenmore East High School was ranked 70th out of 131 Western New York high schools in terms of academic performance.[1]

Athletics[edit]

Kenmore East features three different competitive levels of play - junior varsity, varsity, and club sports. Some sports have been combined with West to form one Kenmore Team, The most notable being Girls hockey which won states in 2013.

  • Baseball
  • Basketball (Girls & Boys)
  • Bowling
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey (Girls & Boys)
  • Lacrosse (boys club)
  • Power Lifting (club)
  • Rifle
  • Rugby (Girls & Boys)
  • Soccer (Girls & Boys)
  • Softball
  • Swimming (Girls & Boys)
  • Tennis (Girls & Boys)
  • Track (Girls & Boys)
  • Volleyball (Girls & Boys)
  • Wrestling

Clubs and activities[edit]

The school is home to a wide variety of clubs and sports. Sports include Rugby for both females and males.

Other clubs[edit]

School music clubs include Chorale, Women's Choir, Chamber Singers (AKA Select Choir AKA Company of Song), Orchestra, Band, and Jazz Band. Other clubs include Art Club, Booster Club, Drama Club, Bible Club, Games Club, Library Club, Mock Trial, Model United Nations, National Honor Society (NHS), Ping-Pong, Race Unity Club,Web Club, Skeptics Club, and Wilderness Club, among others. The Eastonian is the school's newspaper and is written by students.

Notable alumni[edit]

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