Red River High School

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Red River High School
RRHS roughrider.png
Address
2211 17th Avenue South
Grand Forks, North Dakota 58201
United States
Coordinates 47°54′11″N 97°03′33″W / 47.90306°N 97.05917°W / 47.90306; -97.05917Coordinates: 47°54′11″N 97°03′33″W / 47.90306°N 97.05917°W / 47.90306; -97.05917
Information
Type Public high school
Established 1967
School district Grand Forks Public Schools
Superintendent Larry Nybladh
Principal Kris Arason
Faculty 88
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 1,137[1] (2013-14)
Color(s)             
Red, black, white
Mascot The Roughriders
Newspaper Rider's Digest
Yearbook Red River Epilogue
Website

Red River High School (RRHS) is a public high school located in Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States. It serves approximately 1,137 students and is one of two high schools in the Grand Forks Public Schools system. The athletic teams are known as the Roughriders.

The Red River in the school's name refers to the Red River of the North which flows on the east side of the city. The name Roughriders is a reference to former President Theodore Roosevelt, who spent a portion of his life in what would become western North Dakota.

Red River High School is home to the Summer Performing Arts Company, a summer educational theatre program for grades K-12.

Academics[edit]

RRHS offers classes in a range of academic fields. Dual credit and Advanced Placement classes are available in several areas of study.

Athletics[edit]

The athletic teams at RRHS are known as the Roughriders.

Sports offered[edit]

  • Cross-country (boys' and girls')
  • Basketball (boys' and girls')
  • Football (boys')
  • Gymnastics (girls')*
  • Hockey (boys')
  • Hockey (girls')*
  • Track and field (boys' and girls')
  • Soccer (boys' and girls')
  • Swimming (boys' and girls')*
  • Golf (boys' and girls')
  • Tennis (boys' and girls')
  • Volleyball (girls')
  • Wrestling (co-ed)

*RRHS and Central High School have combined teams in several sporting areas, due to low participation numbers, known as the "Knightriders".

Championships[edit]

  • State Class 'A' boys' tennis:[10] 1972*, 1973, 1983, 1986, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016

*Denotes co-championship

References[edit]

  1. ^ "U.S. News & World Report". U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved February 11, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Boys' Basketball Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  3. ^ "Girls' Basketball Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  4. ^ "Boys' Ice Hockey Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  5. ^ "Boys' Soccer Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  6. ^ "Girls' Soccer Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  7. ^ "Boys' Track and Field Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  8. ^ "Girls' Track and Field Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  9. ^ "Volleyball Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  10. ^ "Boys' Tennis Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  11. ^ "Girls' Tennis Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  12. ^ "Girls' Golf (A) Past Champions | NDHSAANOW.com". www.ndhsaanow.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 

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