Mayfield High School (Mayfield, Ohio)

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Mayfield High School
Address
6116 Wilson Mills Road
Mayfield, Ohio, (Cuyahoga County) 44143
United States
Coordinates 41°32′12″N 81°27′34″W / 41.53667°N 81.45944°W / 41.53667; -81.45944Coordinates: 41°32′12″N 81°27′34″W / 41.53667°N 81.45944°W / 41.53667; -81.45944
Information
School type Public high school
Opened 1963
Status open
School district Mayfield City School District
Superintendent Keith Kelly[1]
Principal Jeff Legan[1]
Grades 912
Age range 13-19
Number of students about 1700
Hours in school day 7:35 am - 3:00 pm (note school starts at 8:40 am on wednesdays)
Campus size 52 acres
Campus type Suburban
Color(s) Green and White [1]         
Athletics conference Western Reserve Conference
Mascot Wildcat
Team name Wildcats[1]
Rival Brush Arcs
Average SAT scores 1450
Newspaper The Paw Print
Yearbook The Mayfielder
Communities served Mayfield Heights, Mayfield Village, Highland Heights, Gates Mills
Athletic Director Keith Leffler
Website

Mayfield High School is a public high school located in Mayfield Village, Ohio, an eastern suburb of Cleveland. It is part of the Mayfield City School District. The school educates about 1,700 students on its 52-acre campus.

History[edit]

The building for grades 8 and 9 opened in 1963, while one for grades 10, 11, and opened in 1970. In 1972, the Excel TECC building was opened. The pool and field house were added in 1989 and the science wing was added in 1999. A multimillion-dollar renovation project began in 2011.

Areas served[edit]

Mayfield High School educates students from Gates Mills, Highland Heights, Mayfield Heights, and Mayfield Village, the four communities which comprise the Mayfield City School District.

Academics[edit]

In addition to traditional course offerings, Mayfield High School offers classes in the Excel TECC (Technical Education Career Consortium) program.[2][3] Mayfield also has a variety of Advanced Placement, honors, and special education classes.

Athletics[edit]

As of the 2015-2016 school year, Mayfield High School is a member of the Western Reserve Conference. Previously, it was part of the Northeast Ohio Conference, which was dissolved following the 2014-2015 school year.[4] The school offers nearly a dozen sports each for boys and girls.

Notable alumni[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Retrieved February 17, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Excel TECC". Mayfield City Schools. Retrieved September 15, 2015. 
  3. ^ Dorn, Sara (July 7, 2015). "Brush High School no longer housing Excel TECC cosmetology, auto mechanics programs". The Plain Dealer. Retrieved September 15, 2015. 
  4. ^ Leonard, Michael (June 28, 2015). "Northeast Ohio Conference Fades Into History with a Whimper". Tallmadge Express. Retrieved September 15, 2015. 
  5. ^ Glasier, David. "Mid-American Conference tournament notes: Mayfield grad Jodi Kest turns around Akron women's program". The News-Herald. Retrieved October 24, 2015. 
  6. ^ Podolski, Mark (December 30, 2014). "Cleveland Browns sign Mayfield graduate Carey Spear". The News-Herald. Retrieved October 24, 2015.