Mexia High School

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Mexia High School
1120 North Ross Avenue
Mexia, Texas 76667-2299
School type Co-Educational, Public, Secondary high school
School district Mexia Independent School District
Principal Larry Adair
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 568[1] (2014)
Color(s)           Black & Crimson
Athletics conference UIL Class AAAA
Mascot Blackcats /Lady Cats
Yearbook Blackcat
Mexia is located in Texas
Location in Texas

Mexia High School is a public high school in Mexia, Texas, (USA) and classified as a 4A school by the UIL. It is part of the Mexia Independent School District that serves students in northeastern Limestone County. In 2015, the school was rated "Met Standard" by the Texas Education Agency.[2]


The Mexia Blackcats compete in these sports - [3]

Volleyball, Cross Country, Football, Basketball, Powerlifting, Soccer, Golf, Tennis, Track, Softball & Baseball

State titles[edit]

  • Boys Basketball[4]
    • 1999(3A), 2001(3A)
  • Girls Basketball[5]
    • 2013(3A)
  • Football[6]
    • 1989(3A)
  • Boys Golf[7]
    • 1998(3A)


  • One Act Play[8]
    • 1927(All), 2008(3A)

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ Texas Tribune
  2. ^ "2015 Accountability Rating System" (PDF). Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-10. 
  3. ^ The Athletics Department
  4. ^ UIL Boys Basketball Archives Archived 2012-03-06 at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ UIL Girls Basketball Archives
  6. ^ Lone Star Football Network
  7. ^ UIL Boys Golf Archives
  8. ^ UIL One Act Play Archives Archived 2015-06-01 at the Wayback Machine.
  9. ^
  10. ^ Brown, Angela K. (February 10, 2007). "Smith's hometown of Mexia reluctant to claim her as its own". Victoria Advocate. Associated Press. p. B4. 
  11. ^ Christl, Cliff (January 17, 1999). "A personality rooted firmly in the ground". Milwaukee Journal. p. 1C. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 31°41′42″N 96°28′23″W / 31.695°N 96.473°W / 31.695; -96.473