Penelope High School

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Penelope High School
309 Ave D
Penelope, Texas, 76676
United States
School type Public high school
School district Penelope Independent School District
Principal Scot Kelley
Assistant principals Gordon Vogel
Grades PK-12
Enrollment 180[1] (2010)
Color(s)           Red & White
Athletics conference UIL Class A
Mascot Wolverines

Penelope High School is a 1A high school located in Penelope, Texas (USA). It is part of the Penelope Independent School District located in north central Hill County. In 2011, the school was rated "Academically Acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[2]


The Penelope Wolverines compete in the following sports:

Cross Country, Volleyball, 6-Man Football, Basketball & Track

The school and town were chronicled in the book "Where Dreams Die Hard" by Carlton Stowers, which follows the team for an entire season of football (after dropping the sport for 40 years, the school resumed play in 2000). In 2007, Penelope made the football playoffs for the first time in school history, though it lost in the first round.

State Titles[edit]

  • One Act Play - [3]
    • 1976(B), 1981(1A)


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