Newbury High School
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|Newbury High School|
|14775 Auburn Road
Newbury, Ohio, (Geauga County), 44065
|Type||Public, Coeducational high school|
|School district||Newbury Local School District|
|Enrollment||40-70 students per grade|
|Color(s)||Black and Orange ‹See Tfm›‹See Tfm›|
|Fight song||Across the Field|
|Athletics conference||Northeastern Athletic Conference|
|Team name||Black Knights|
|Rival||Berkshire High School|
|Athletic Director||Paul Toth|
Newbury High School is a public high school in Newbury, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Newbury Local Schools district. Their nickname is the Black Knights. It is the only school district in Geauga County that serves a single township.
All grades (K-12) are located at the same site at 14775 Auburn Rd, just north of Kinsman Rd. (State Route 87). All grades from K-12 are located in the original building, which was built in the late 1920s.
The school announced in April 2014 that the newest building constructed in the 1970s will no longer host Grades 4-6 due to declining enrollment and budget shortfalls. [source: http://www.news-herald.com/general-news/20140408/berkshire-delays-consolidation-with-newbury-school-district } However, the auditorium in that building will remain in use and seats approximately 300 guests, as well as featuring full stage equipment, catwalks and dressing rooms.
Nicknamed the Black Knights, Newbury High School offers multiple sports for both boys and girls, including soccer, football, wrestling, baseball, cross country and track (boys), cross country and track (girls), volleyball, and basketball.
Through 1998, the Black Knights were part of the East Suburban Conference. For the 1998-99 academic year Newbury joined the Chagrin Valley Conference, remaining there until in joined the Northeast Athletic Conference in 2014.
Ohio High School Athletic Association State Championships
Notes and references
- OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Retrieved 2010-02-17.
- "Newbury Schools Contact Information". Newbury Local Schools District. Retrieved 2008-12-15.
- OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association Web site". Retrieved 2006-12-31.