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 (61 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]

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

Athletics[edit]

Southern Alamance will once again compete at the 3A level after being part of the 4A All Metro conference from the 2009–2010 school year to the 2016–2017 school year.[5] The Patriots are now part of the Mid Piedmont League.[6] Other schools in the conference include Asheboro, Eastern Guilford, Southeast Guilford, Southern Guilford, Southwestern Randolph, and Walter M. Williams. [1]

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. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b c "Southern Alamance High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved June 7, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Southern Alamance High School / Homepage". http. Retrieved 2020-04-08.
  4. ^ "2015–2016 SAHS Staff Handbook" (PDF). p. 3.
  5. ^ "4A All Metro Conference" (PDF). nchsaa.org. Retrieved 2020-04-08.
  6. ^ "3A Mid-Piedmont Conference" (PDF). nchsaa.org. Retrieved 2020-04-08.
  • Alamance County Register of Deeds [1]