Omaha South High School

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Omaha South High Magnet School
Large four-story brick building; other brick buildings around it
Omaha South, seen from across 24th Street
Address
4519 S 24th Street

,
68107

Coordinates41°12′51″N 95°56′47″W / 41.21417°N 95.94639°W / 41.21417; -95.94639 (South High School)Coordinates: 41°12′51″N 95°56′47″W / 41.21417°N 95.94639°W / 41.21417; -95.94639 (South High School)
Information
School typePublic high school
Established1887
School districtOmaha Public Schools
Grades9–12
GenderCoeducational
Enrollment2,617[1] (2016-17)
Color(s)         Red and white
NicknameSouth, Omaha South, SHS
Team namePackers
NewspaperSouth High Tooter
Website
Main entrance

Omaha South High School is an information technology and visual/performing arts magnet school which educates students in grades 9–12. It is located in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. Built in the 1930s, it is one of the largest high school buildings in the state.

Extracurricular activities[edit]

Athletics[edit]

State championships[edit]

State championships[2]
Season Sport Number of championships Year
Fall Cross country, boys' 1 1963
Winter Wrestling 19 1931, 1932, 1933, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1943, 1947, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1962, 1963, 1966, 1967
Basketball, boys' 5 1937, 1944, 1960, 1990, 2016 ,2019
Powerlifting, boys' 1 2006
Powerlifting, girls' 3 2015, 2016, 2017
Spring Baseball 2 1941, 1973
Golf, boys' 1 1942
Soccer, boys' 2 2013, 2016[3]
Total 35

Notable alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Omaha South Magnet High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
  2. ^ "Nebraska School Activities Association": subpages for particular sports. Retrieved 2013-01-04.
  3. ^ "2016 all State Soccer Schedule". Nebraska School Activities Association. Retrieved 2014-01-15.
  4. ^ ""Hobo of Links" rises to fame". Spokesman-Review. Spokane, Washington. Associated Press. September 8, 1929. p. 4, sports.
  5. ^ "Jim Hartung, Omaha South." Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2013-01-04.
  6. ^ Morgret, Ed Koterba (2016) "Introduction". The Essential Ed Koterba, pp. xlix–lii. MCP Books. ISBN 1634139224
  7. ^ ABC Sports - Where Are They Now? Dave Rimington

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