Rice High School (Manhattan, New York)
|Rice High School|
The edifice of the former Rice High School.
|74 West 124th Street
Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York 10027
|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic;
Congregation of Christian Brothers
|Color(s)||Green and gold|
|Athletics||Bowling; freshman, JV, and varsity basketball|
|Accreditation||Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Publication||Rice Connections Magazine|
Rice High School was a private, Roman Catholic, college preparatory high school in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City, United States. It is located within the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York. It held its final graduation ceremony on 27 May 2011.
The school was the subject of a 2008 book by Patrick McCloskey, The Street Stops Here: A Year at a Catholic High School in Harlem.
Notable alumni and staff
- Andre Barrett, basketball player, Class of 2000
- Keydren Clark, basketball player, Class of 2002
- Chris Fouch, basketball player, Class of 2008
- Tom Gorman, baseball player and umpire, former coach at Rice
- Charles Hamilton, hip hop artist, Class of 2005
- Curtis Kelly, basketball player, Class of 2006
- Felipe López, basketball player, Class of 1994
- Darryl McDaniels, founding member of the hip hop group Run–D.M.C., Class of 1983
- Dean Meminger, basketball player and coach, Class of 1967
- Russell Robinson, basketball player, Class of 2004
- Kenny Satterfield, basketball player, Class of 1999
- Durand Scott, basketball player, Class of 2009
- Edgar Sosa, basketball player, Class of 2006
- Kemba Walker, basketball player, Class of 2008
- Charlie Yelverton, basketball player, Class of 1967
- Steve Burtt Jr., basketball player
Notes and references
- MSA-CSS. "MSA-Commission on Secondary Schools". Archived from the original on February 12, 2011. Retrieved 2009-05-27.
- Rice Connections Magazine
- Rice Newsletter
- Freedman, Samuel G. (4 June 2011). "As Catholic Schools Close in Major Cities, the Need Only Grows". New York Times. p. A14.
- "Rice High School". Rice High School. Retrieved 5 May 2011.