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
Omaha, Nebraska 68107
United States
Coordinates 41°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 type Public high school
Established 1901
School district Omaha Public Schools
Grades 9–12
Gender Coeducational
Enrollment 2,560[1] (2014-15)
Color(s)          Red and white
Nickname South, Omaha South, SHS
Team name Packers
Newspaper South 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
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 34

Notable alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Omaha South Magnet High School". Retrieved September 23, 2017. 
  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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