Orrville High School

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Orrville High School
841 North Ella Street


United States
Coordinates40°50′53″N 81°46′14″W / 40.848022°N 81.7706°W / 40.848022; -81.7706Coordinates: 40°50′53″N 81°46′14″W / 40.848022°N 81.7706°W / 40.848022; -81.7706
TypePublic, Co-Ed
EstablishedNew OHS opened in 2013, Previous Building 1955, Church Street OHS 1921, Walnut OHS 1880
School districtOrrville City Schools
SuperintendentJon Richie
Enrollment388 [1] (2016-2017)
Average class size100
CampusOrrville City Schools Pre-K to 12th grade
Campus size1/4 of a mile
Campus typeContiguous separated by Mineral Spring street.
Color(s)Red, White, & Black
SloganRed Rider Character, Red Rider tradition
SongOHS Forever
Fight songHoorah For Riders
AthleticsFootball, Basketball, Baseball, Wrestling, Track, Volleyball, Swimming, Cheerleading, Tennis, Golf, Softball,
Athletics conferencePrincipals Athletic Conference since 2017, Previous Ohio Cardinal Conference 2004-2016, Ohio Heartland Conference 1999-2003, All Ohio League, Chippewa Conference, Western Reserve Conference 1920s
MascotRowdy Rider
NicknameRed Riders
Team nameRed Riders
RivalWooster Generals

Orrville High School is a public high school in Orrville, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Orrville City School District. The school nickname is the Red Riders.

Orrville's football rivalry with the Wooster High School Generals is the oldest rivalry in Wayne County, having first met back in 1903.[2] After the 2014 season, the teams had met 104 times. The Generals currently lead the series by a 52-42-9 margin.

Ohio High School Athletic Association State Championships[edit]

Notable alumni and faculty[edit]


  1. ^ "Orrville High School". Ohio Department of Education School Report Cards.
  2. ^ Vasas, Michale Paul (1989). A History of Wayne County Football 1899 to 1988. Collier Printing Company of Wooster, OH.
  3. ^ a b c OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association Web site". Retrieved 2006-12-31.
  4. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Football". Archived from the original on 2007-01-13. Retrieved 2007-02-12.
  5. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Basketball D3". Archived from the original on 2007-01-13. Retrieved 2007-02-12.
  6. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Basketball D2". Archived from the original on 2007-01-13. Retrieved 2007-02-12.

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