Princeton Community High School

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Princeton Community High School
Logo 72E.png
1101 North Main Street
Princeton, Gibson County, Indiana 47670
United States
Coordinates 38°22′6″N 87°34′14″W / 38.36833°N 87.57056°W / 38.36833; -87.57056Coordinates: 38°22′6″N 87°34′14″W / 38.36833°N 87.57056°W / 38.36833; -87.57056
Type Public high school
Established 1970
School district North Gibson School Corporation
Superintendent Brian Harmon
Principal Steve Hauger
Teaching staff 41.83 (on a FTE basis)
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 607[1] (2017-18)
Student to teacher ratio 15.02
Color(s) Red & White         [2]
Fight song On, Wisconsin
Athletics IHSAA:
3A (A for soccer)
Athletics conference Big Eight Conference
Nickname Tigers / Lady Tigers
Rivals Gibson Southern
Wood Memorial
Mount Carmel
Gym Capacity 5,200

Princeton Community High School is a four-year comprehensive secondary school in Princeton, Indiana. The high school is a part of the North Gibson School Corporation. The school operates a television station, W06BD, from studios at the high school. Princeton Community is the second largest of the three high schools serving Gibson County, Indiana. The others are Gibson Southern, which is larger, and Wood Memorial, which is smaller.


Princeton Community High School was opened in the early 1970s to replace old Princeton High School, which became crowded due to the public school consolidations of the previous few decades.

A new High School opened in August 2012. Princeton Community Middle School is now located in the former Princeton Community High School resulting in a centralized Middle-High School Campus.

Princeton's principals[edit]

  • Steve Hauger (2014 - present)
  • Jon Abbey (2002–2014)
  • James E. Isaacs (1994-2002)
  • Lawrence Ramsey (1970-1994)


Sports offered at PCHS are:[5]

Princeton's new 5,200 seat gym during a match between Castle and Gibson Southern.
  • boys' baseball
  • boys' and girls' basketball
  • cheerleading
  • boys' and girls' cross country
  • boys' football
  • boys' and girls' golf
  • boys' and girls' soccer
  • girls' softball
  • boys' and girls' tennis
  • boys and girls' track
  • girls' volleyball
  • boys' wrestling
Princeton Community High School
IHSAA Athletic State Championships
Boys' Basketball (Class AAA) 1 2009
Girls' Basketball (Class AAA) 1 2015
Total 2

The boys' basketball team took the 3A state title in the 2008-2009 season.[6]

The girls' basketball team also won the 3A state title in the 2014-2015 season.[6]

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