South Lakes High School

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South Lakes High School
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Address
South Lakes High School is located in Northern Virginia
South Lakes High School
South Lakes High School
South Lakes High School is located in Virginia
South Lakes High School
South Lakes High School
South Lakes High School is located in the United States
South Lakes High School
South Lakes High School
11400 South Lakes Drive

,
20191

United States
Information
School typePublic, high school
MottoVeritas in Scientia
(Truth in Knowledge)
Founded1979; 41 years ago (1979)
School districtFairfax County Public Schools
PrincipalKimberly Retzer
Staff188.96 (on an FTE basis) (2016–17)[1]
Grades912[1]
Enrollment2,523 (2016–17)[1]
Student to teacher ratio13.35 (2016–17)[1]
Color(s)     Royal Blue
     Kelly Green
Athletics conferenceLiberty District
Northern Region
NicknameSeahawks
Website

South Lakes High School is a public high school in Reston. The school serves grades 9-12 for the Fairfax County Public Schools.

History[edit]

South Lakes underwent a $55 million renovation from winter 2006 through August 2008. The renovation was completed in time for the 2008–2009 school year.[2] A second renovation, completed in the winter of 2017, gave the school a new wing.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Search for Public Schools - South Lakes High (510126000566)". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
  2. ^ "South Lakes High School Renovation". hessconstruction.com. Archived from the original on March 11, 2007.
  3. ^ Balderston, Michael (February 13, 2019). "Reston local Maame Biney on her achievements as an Olympian". Northern Virginia Magazine. Retrieved January 20, 2020.
  4. ^ McKinley, James (January 4, 2013). "Only 24, and at Home in the Top 10". The New York Times. Retrieved January 20, 2020.
  5. ^ Vivlamore, Chris (December 7, 2017). "Grant Hill returns to South Lakes High School for jersey retirement". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved March 24, 2019 – via fairfaxtimes.com.
  6. ^ Mullan, Dillon (December 2, 2017). "'Still a Reston kid,' Grant Hill has his jersey retired at South Lakes High School". The Washington Post. Retrieved January 20, 2020.
  7. ^ Tenorio, Paul (April 21, 2012). "Even as a scrawny high school freshman, Thomas Mayo never stopped believing". The Washington Post. Retrieved May 19, 2019.
  8. ^ Montgomery, David (March 30, 2017). "How the U.S. ethics chief took on Trump and became a reluctant Washington hero". Washington Post.
  9. ^ "Sherrill, Mikie". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  10. ^ Powell, Camille (May 28, 2001). "Webb Sets High School Mile Record". The Washington Post. Retrieved January 20, 2020.
  11. ^ Williams, Preston (January 31, 2013). "South Lakes Coach Christy Winters Scott juggles high school basketball, a broadcasting career and family". The Washington Post. Retrieved January 20, 2020.

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Coordinates: 38°55′55″N 77°20′20″W / 38.932°N 77.339°W / 38.932; -77.339