Marion L. Steele High School

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Amherst Steele High School
Marion L. Steele High School
450 Washington Street
Amherst, Ohio 44001
United States
Coordinates 41°24′16″N 82°13′20″W / 41.40444°N 82.22222°W / 41.40444; -82.22222Coordinates: 41°24′16″N 82°13′20″W / 41.40444°N 82.22222°W / 41.40444; -82.22222
Type Public, Coeducational high school
School district Amherst Exempted Village School District
Superintendent Steve Sayers
Principal Michael May
Teaching staff 68.56 (FTE)
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 1344 (2012-2013)
Student to teacher ratio 19.6
Color(s)      Kelly green
Athletics conference Southwestern Conference
Sports Cheerleading, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis,
Volleyball, Basketball, Bowling, Hockey, Swimming & Diving, Wrestling, Baseball, Softball, Track & Field
Mascot Comet Man
Nickname Comets
Rival Avon Lake High School

Steele High School is a public high school located in Amherst, Ohio, USA, 30 miles west of Cleveland. The school was named after a long serving principal of Amherst High, Marion L. Steele.

Student life[edit]

The school has consistently received an "excellent" rating on the Ohio State Report Card.[citation needed] The school colors are kelly green and gold and the school teams are nicknamed the Comets. The school is a member of the Southwestern Conference.

Television broadcasting[edit]

Amherst Steele's television broadcasting class annually ranks among the best in the US.[citation needed] Between 2003 and 2008, Amherst received two national Student Emmy awards and 30 regional Student Emmy awards, as well as several International Communicator Awards.[3]

Ohio High School Athletic Association State Championships[edit]

Standardized Testing[edit]

As of 2013: 67.0% of graduating students took the ACT with a mean score of 23.0[5] 9.1% of graduating students took that SAT with a mean score of 1,126.0[5]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Archived from the original on November 2, 2010. Retrieved 2010-04-02. 
  2. ^ "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Marion L Steele High School". Retrieved 28 February 2015. 
  3. ^ [1] Archived September 27, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ a b OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association Web site". Retrieved 2006-12-31. 
  5. ^ a b "2013 Ohio school report cards (searchable database)". Retrieved 28 February 2015. 

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