Robert B. Glenn High School

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Robert B. Glenn High School
Address
1600 Union Cross Rd

Information
TypePublic Secondary
School districtWinston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
PrincipalBrad Craddock
Staff150
Grades9 to 12
Enrollment1,519 (2016-17)[1]
Color(s)Orange and Royal Blue
         
Athletics conference4-A Piedmont
MascotBobcat
NewspaperThe Howler
YearbookEchoes
Website

Robert B. Glenn High School is located in the town of Kernersville in Forsyth County, North Carolina. It is laid out in a college-campus style with numerous small buildings rather than a single large building.

Athletics[edit]

Robert B. Glenn High School offers many sports. The 1986 boys Track & Field team won the 4A State Meet. The 1992 baseball team won the 1992 4A State Championship (27–2). State championships have been won recently in wrestling. Students can participate in any sport with a few requirements, additionally, most sports require students to "try-out". The full list of Glenn's athletic programs includes: Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Dance Team, Cheerleading, Softball, Cross Country, Swimming, Tennis, Football, Volleyball, Golf, Wrestling, and Track and Lacrosse

Glenn's main rival is East Forsyth High School. In past football seasons, the Glenn-East game was one of the first games of the year. Now with both teams in the Piedmont-Triad 4A conference, it is the finale of the season.

Facilities[edit]

Glenn currently has a total of seven main classroom buildings, the newest one was built during the 2009-2010 school year and opened for the 2010-2011 school year. There are also two gyms, an auditorium, cafeteria, courtyard, dance studio, football stadium, and an office building plus a library.

Notable alumni[edit]

Clubs[edit]

Robert B. Glenn High School has many opportunities when it comes to after-school (and in some cases, before-school) clubs. Some of the clubs available to students are listed below.

  • Crosby Scholars
  • Marching Band
  • Latin Club (Junior Classical League)
  • National Honor Society (NHS)
  • National Art Honor Society (NAHS)
  • National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)
  • Academic Teams which include
    • English Academic Team
    • General Knowledge Academic Team
    • Mathematics Academic Team
    • Science Academic Team
    • Social Studies Academic Team
  • Future Teachers of America (FTA)
  • Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
  • Student Government Association (SGA)
  • Key Club
  • LEO Club
  • CORE Club
  • Spanish Club
  • French Club
  • Senior Deans
  • Senior Men
  • Thespian Club
  • Gospel Choir
  • Junior Civitan
  • Ultimate Frisbee Club
  • Outdoors Club
  • Earth Club
  • Senior Girls Club
  • Hooligans Club
  • No-bacco Club
  • Psychology Club

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Robert B Glenn High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved February 14, 2019.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°06′59″N 80°09′04″W / 36.1164°N 80.1512°W / 36.1164; -80.1512