Southern High School (Guam)

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Southern High School
Address
#1 Jose Perez Leon Guerrero Drive
Santa Rita, Guam 96915
Information
Type Public school
Motto "Home of the Dolphins"
School district Southern Guam
Principal Rosalin F. Meeks
Staff 23
Faculty 94
Grades 912
Enrollment 1,577 (SY 2012-2013)
Color(s) Black, teal, and white
Mascot Dolphins
Accreditation Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Website

Southern High School is a public secondary school located at 1 Jose Perez Leon Guerrero Drive in the village of Santa Rita, in the United States territory of Guam.[1] The school, a part of the Guam Public School System, opened in 1997 and serves grades 9 through 12.[2] Southern High serves the villages of Santa Rita, Agat, Asan, Inarajan, Merizo, Piti, Talofofo, Umatac, and Yona.[3]

Student body[edit]

During the 1999-2000 school year, the school had 1,700 students: 83% Chamorro, 9% Filipino, 3% White American, 2% other Pacific Islanders, and 1% Asian.[3]

Athletics[edit]

Students may participate in interscholastic athletics if they are under the age of nineteen on September 1 of the applicable school year.[1]

School athletics, male and female, include:[1]

Coeducational:

Male only:

Female only:

The school has a varsity and a junior varsity team each for volleyball and basketball.[1]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Student Handbook." Southern High School. Accessed September 8, 2008.
  2. ^ http://www.gdoe.net/rpe/annual_grad_ratesSY96_02.htm
  3. ^ a b "Guam's Public High Schools" (Archive). Guam Public School System. Accessed September 8, 2008.
  4. ^ KUAM, Michael San Nicolas, Hagatna, July 2012.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 13°23′50.29″N 144°40′43.52″E / 13.3973028°N 144.6787556°E / 13.3973028; 144.6787556