Rockbridge County High School

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Rockbridge County High School
Address
143 Greenhouse Road
Lexington, Virginia 24450
Coordinates 37°48′7″N 79°25′21.2″W / 37.80194°N 79.422556°W / 37.80194; -79.422556Coordinates: 37°48′7″N 79°25′21.2″W / 37.80194°N 79.422556°W / 37.80194; -79.422556
Information
Type Public school
Motto Together, We Are Rockbridge!
Established 1992
School district Rockbridge County Public Schools
Principal Haywood Hand
Teaching staff 74.40 (FTE)
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 1,018 (2012-2013)
Student to teacher ratio 13.68
Color(s) Blue, Silver & White             
Athletics Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Indoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling, Swimming, Lacrosse
Athletics conference 3A Conference 31
Nickname Wildcats
Website
[1]

Rockbridge County High School is a secondary school in Lexington, Virginia.[2]

History[edit]

Rockbridge County High School was built in 1992 to include all students in Rockbridge County and Lexington, Virginia in grades 9-12. This school consolidated the former Rockbridge High School, Lexington High School, and Natural Bridge High School. It is operated by Rockbridge County Public Schools. The school's mascot is the Wildcat.

Demographics[edit]

The demographic breakdown of the 1,018 students enrolled for the 2012-2013 school year was:

  • Male - 52.8%
  • Female - 47.2%
  • Native American/Alaskan - 0.4%
  • Asian/Pacific islander - 1.3%
  • Black - 4.9%
  • Hispanic - 2.9%
  • White - 87.8%
  • Multiracial - 2.7%

In addition, 30.3% of the students were eligible for free or reduced lunch.[1]

Sports[edit]

Rockbridge County High School currently supports 13 Varsity teams including Marching Band, Cheerleading (football and competition), Wrestling, Football, Volleyball, indoor/outdoor Boys' and Girls' track and field, Girls' and Boys' Basketball, Girls' and Boys' Lacrosse, Golf, Swimming, Baseball, Softball, Girls' and Boys' Soccer, Girls' and Boys' Tennis and 8 Junior Varsity teams including Cheerleading, Football, Volleyball, Baseball, Girls' and Boys' Soccer, Softball, Girls' and Boys' Basketball as well as an Academic Team.[3]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Rockbridge County High". ed.gov. Retrieved 16 July 2015. 
  2. ^ "Rockbridge County High School". www.rockbridge.k12.va.us. Retrieved 2015-07-14. 
  3. ^ "Rockbridge High School". www.rockbridgeathletics.org. Retrieved 2015-07-14. 

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