Northridge High School (Layton, Utah)

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Northridge High School
Northridge.jpg
Address
2430 N Hillfield Road
Layton, Utah 84041
United States
Information
Type Public
Established 1992
School district Davis School District
Principal Luke Rasmussen
Faculty 179 (approx.)
Grades 10-12
Enrollment 1800 (approx.)
Color(s) Cardinal, silver, and black
Athletics Baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, swimming, tennis, track, volleyball, wrestling
Mascot Knights
Website

Northridge High School (NHS) is a high school located in Layton, Utah, United States. It was opened in 1992 and is part of the Davis School District.

History[edit]

Northridge High School opened in the fall of 1992 as one of seven comprehensive 5A high schools within the Davis School District.

Extracurricular activities[edit]

The Knights have been successful in athletics in their fairly young history. From 2001 to 2003 they won three Utah class 5-A state football championships,[1] and finished just short of a fourth consecutive title in 2004, after starting the season 11-0 and eventually being upset by Skyline High School 21-7 in the state semifinals. The Knights also held a 5A State Title in men's track and field during the school's inaugural year in 1994.[2]

Northridge placed second in the 5A Men's Golf Championships in 2002, and placed second in the 5A Men's Wrestling Championships in 2005.

The school's club varsity hockey team placed third in the 2002 state championship.

They also have a four-year championship AFJROTC Ranger team, and their AFJROTC program has a national championship drill team.

The cheerleaders were West Coast Champions in 2010.

The Cardinelles were Region Champions in 2007, 2008, and 2010. They placed in the top 5 in state in 2007, and 2008. Their military routine took first in state in 2007. Their kick routine took fourth in state in 2010. They were National Champions in 2007, and Grand National Champions in 2008, and 2010.

The Knights boys' basketball team won the Region 1 title in 2012.

The school has an active ROTC, and has also participated in the Science Olympiad.

Notable alumni[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ "UHSAA-Football Champions". Uhsaa.org. Retrieved 2012-03-27. 
  2. ^ "UHSAA-Track Champions". Uhsaa.org. Retrieved 2012-03-27. 
  3. ^ Wright, Becky. "Tiffany Coyne the real deal". Hers. Standard-Examiner. Retrieved 16 October 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°05′44″N 111°58′15″W / 41.09556°N 111.97083°W / 41.09556; -111.97083