Norwich High School
|School type||High school|
|School district||Norwich City School District|
|NCES School ID||362133003039|
|Faculty||Not Reported (on an FTE basis) |
|Enrollment||687  (2010-2011 school year)|
|• Grade 9||177 |
|• Grade 10||177 |
|• Grade 11||151 |
|• Grade 12||182 |
|Student to teacher ratio||Not Reported |
Purple and White
The Norwich High School, (abbr. 'NHS'), is located on Midland Drive in Norwich, New York and is connected to the adjacent Norwich Middle School. NHS is known as the "Home of the Purple Tornado", the mascot symbol and pride of the Norwich City School District athletic teams, dawning the spirit colors of purple and white.
The current principal is Kermit Moyer.
The NHS/NMS buildings have recently undergone renovations, as well as Ulrich Field, the school's athletic field.
Norwich High School houses grades 9-12 with approximately 650 students. Class sizes averages between 18-23 students. The high school offers a variety of courses which include Honors, Advanced Placement (English, Art, Social Studies, Science, Foreign Language) College level through Morrisville (Science and Math) and a variety of electives. In addition, a program in conjunction with Rochester Institute of Technology, titled Project Lead the Way, is available. This course affords students the opportunity to take college level courses in engineering while enrolled in high school.