Steinbrenner High School

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George M. Steinbrenner High School
Address
5575 West Lutz Lake Fern Road
Lutz, Florida 33558
United States
Coordinates 28°09′29″N 82°32′01″W / 28.158003°N 82.533731°W / 28.158003; -82.533731Coordinates: 28°09′29″N 82°32′01″W / 28.158003°N 82.533731°W / 28.158003; -82.533731
Information
Type Public high school
Opened 2009
School district Hillsborough County Public Schools
Principal Kelly A. King
Faculty 153
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 2035
Color(s) Navy blue, Athletic gold          
Nickname Warriors
Rival Gaither High School
Newspaper The Oracle
Yearbook The Odyssey
Website

George M. Steinbrenner High School is a public high school in Lutz, Florida. It is located adjacent to McKitrick Elementary and Martinez Middle Schools. The school was named in honor of late New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, a Tampa resident.[1][2]

Steinbrenner opened August 25, 2009, with about 1600 students.[3]

Academics[edit]

Graduation Rate[edit]

In 2012 Steinbrenner's graduation rate was 85% as compared to a statewide rate of 74.5% and a Hillsborough County rate of 72.6%. npr[4]

State of Florida school grades[edit]

2012 A
2011 B
2010 A
2009 A
2008 A npr[4]

Clubs[edit]

Many interest clubs and service clubs are offered at Steinbrenner High School. See the club list for details about each club.

Extracurriculars[edit]

Steinbrenner High School offers many extracurricular opportunities. A few of the extracurricular opportunities are band, jazz band and chorus.

Athletics[edit]

Sports offered at Steinbrenner include:[5]

  • Football
  • Flag Football (girls)
  • Volleyball
  • Cheerleading
  • Swimming (boy's and girl's teams)
  • Cross Country (boy's and girl's teams)
  • Golf (boy's and girl's teams)
  • Basketball (boy's and girl's teams)
  • Soccer (boy's and girl's teams)
  • Wrestling
  • Baseball
  • Softball
  • Track (boy's and girl's teams)
  • Tennis (boy's and girl's teams)
  • Lacrosse (boy's and girl's teams)

In the 2010-2011 season, the girls' soccer team won the class 4A State Championship.[6]

Principals[edit]

  • Brenda Grasso (2009-2013)
  • Kelly King (2013-present)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hillsborough: Steinbrenner: 'enormous honor'". Sptimes.com. Retrieved 2009-12-09. 
  2. ^ "School Board Names Steinbrenner Principal". Carrollwood2.tbo.com. 2008-12-17. Retrieved 2009-12-09. 
  3. ^ "Steinbrenner High School getting ready to open". tampabay.com. 2009-08-25. Retrieved 2010-07-13. 
  4. ^ a b 2011-2012 Florida High School Grades | StateImpact Florida
  5. ^ http://steinbrenner.mysdhc.org/Athletics
  6. ^ "FHSAA Girls Soccer Championships" (pdf). fhsaa.org. FHSAA. p. 3. Retrieved 17 January 2015.