Sheepshead Bay High School

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Sheepshead Bay High School
SheepsHeadBayHS.jpg
Address
3000 Avenue X

,
United States
Coordinates40°35′39″N 73°56′13″W / 40.594071°N 73.936885°W / 40.594071; -73.936885Coordinates: 40°35′39″N 73°56′13″W / 40.594071°N 73.936885°W / 40.594071; -73.936885
Information
TypePublic
Opened1959
StatusClosed
Closed2016
School district22
SuperintendentAimee Horowitz
PrincipalJohn P. O'Mahoney
Enrollment1,921
Color(s)Blue      Orange     
MascotShark
NicknameSharks
Website

Sheepshead Bay High School was a public high school in Brooklyn, New York City, New York.

History[edit]

Sheepshead Bay High School was a large, multi-cultural high school in Brooklyn, New York that closed in 2016.[1] SBHS opened in 1958 and the first graduating class was 1961.

Closure[edit]

On March 12, 2013, the New York City Department of Education's Panel For Educational Policy voted to approve plans to phase out Sheepshead Bay High School and introduce four new schools.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://insideschools.org/component/schools/school/937. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ Berke, Ned (March 13, 2013). "voted last night to approve plans to phase out and ultimately shutter Sheepshead Bay High School". Sheepheads Bites. Retrieved April 4, 2013.
  3. ^ a b "Sheepshead Bay (Brooklyn, NY) Baseball". The Baseball Cube. Retrieved February 13, 2011.

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