Southern Alamance High School

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Southern Alamance High School
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Location
631 Southern High School Road

27253

United States
Coordinates36°00′07″N 79°24′23″W / 36.0020°N 79.4064°W / 36.0020; -79.4064Coordinates: 36°00′07″N 79°24′23″W / 36.0020°N 79.4064°W / 36.0020; -79.4064
Information
Other namesSouthern, SA
TypePublic
Established1960 (62 years ago) (1960)
School districtAlamance-Burlington School System
CEEB code340505
PrincipalTeresa Faucette[1]
Teaching staff76.44 (FTE)[2]
Grades9–12
Enrollment1,427 (2018–19)[2]
Student to teacher ratio18.67[2]
Color(s)Red, white, blue
   
MascotPatriot
RivalEastern Alamance High School
Websitesah.abss.k12.nc.us

Southern Alamance High School is a public, coeducational high school located in Graham, North Carolina. It is one of seven high schools in the Alamance-Burlington School System.[3]

History[edit]

The former Alamance County high schools of Alexander Wilson, Sylvan, E. M. Holt, and Eli Whitney, were consolidated into a new high school; Southern Alamance High School. A school bond passed in 1958 to finance the consolidation. Opening day of Southern Alamance High was December 12, 1960.[4]

Athletics[edit]

Southern Alamance High School sports teams are known as the Patriots. The school is a member of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA). As of the 2021–2022 school year, Southern Alamance competes in the DAC-VII 4A Conference.[5]

Clubs[edit]

Southern Alamance has a wide array of clubs for students to join. Each year, student council puts on events such as homecoming, holiday cheer, coming home, and many others.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Administration / Home". www.abss.k12.nc.us. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  2. ^ a b c "Southern Alamance High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved June 7, 2020.
  3. ^ "Southern Alamance High School / Homepage". http. Retrieved 2020-04-08.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. ^ "2015–2016 SAHS Staff Handbook" (PDF). p. 3.
  5. ^ 2021-2025 4A Conferences. NCHSAA. Retrieved January 1, 2022.
  • Alamance County Register of Deeds [1]