Meadowdale High School (Ohio)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For the high school of the same name in Washington State, see Meadowdale High School (Washington).
Meadowdale High School
Address
3873 Whitestone Ct.
Dayton, Ohio, 45416
U.S.
Information
School type Public Secondary School
School board Dayton Public Schools
Principal Brian McKnight
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 700 approx.
Language English
Area Urban
Color(s) Black and Gold          
Athletics conference Dayton City League
Mascot Lion
Website

Meadowdale High School is part of Dayton City Schools. Located in Harrison Township, near Dayton, Ohio, USA, it serves approximately 1000 students. The school mascot is the lion. The theme for Meadowdale is Cultural Studies. Meadowdale also has the International Baccalaureate program.

About[edit]

The high school component of the "Cultural Studies" theme is the International Baccalaureate Program. This program is an honors advanced studies program through which students may earn up to one year of credit or instructional equivalence at colleges and universities in the United States and Canada.

In addition to the specialized International Baccalaureate curriculum, Meadowdale High School students are provided with many opportunities to develop knowledge, skills and attitudes that will make them effective citizens in an interconnected world. Students are provided rigorous preparation for future study and potential careers in a variety of international fields. Through emphasis on language, social studies and the humanities, students learn to appreciate the importance of interaction among other nations and cultures.

Meadowdale did not meet any of the 12 state indicators for the 2007–2008 school year remaining in "Academic Watch" rating. .[1]

Clubs and activities[edit]

The school's Latin Club functions as a local chapter of both the Ohio Junior Classical League (OJCL)[2] and National Junior Classical League (NJCL).[3]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2007 Report Card" (PDF). ode.state.oh.us/reportcard. Ohio Department of Education. 
  2. ^ "Executive Board Pre-File Application". OhioJCL.org – June 2007. Internet Archive: Wayback Machine. 2010. Archived from the original on June 17, 2007. Retrieved August 16, 2010. 
  3. ^ "OJCL Constitution". OhioJCL.org – July 2002. Internet Archive: Wayback Machine. 2010. Archived from the original on July 21, 2002. Retrieved August 16, 2010. ... by paying both OJCL annual chapter dues and any annual chapter membership dues required by NJCL. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°48′48″N 84°15′05″W / 39.813374°N 84.251481°W / 39.813374; -84.251481