Tillamook High School

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Tillamook High School
Tillamook High School - Oregon.JPG
Address
2605 12th Street
Tillamook, Tillamook, Oregon 97141
United States
Coordinates 45°26′56″N 123°50′10″W / 45.449011°N 123.836131°W / 45.449011; -123.836131Coordinates: 45°26′56″N 123°50′10″W / 45.449011°N 123.836131°W / 45.449011; -123.836131
Information
Type Public
Established Prior to 1912
School district Tillamook School District
Principal Greg English[1]
Grades 9–12
Number of students About 675[2]
Color(s) Red, Black, and White    
Athletics conference OSAA Cowapa League 4A-1
Team name Tillamook Cheesemakers
Website

Tillamook High School is a four-year public high school located in Tillamook, Oregon, United States, as part of the Tillamook School District. The school has served the area for over 100 years. [3] Its mascot is the Cheesemaker and its colors are red, black, and white.

History[edit]

Tillamook High School was established sometime prior to 1912. The 1915 yearbook indicates alumni as far back as 1904.[4] A new high school had been built for students in 1912. [5] Students attended this school until the 1951-1952 school year, when they moved to the current location.[6][7]

Academics[edit]

In 2008, 77% of the school's seniors received their high school diploma. Of 173 students, 133 graduated, 17 dropped out, 4 received a modified diploma, and 19 are still in high school.[8][9]

Athletics[edit]

The school's teams are known as the "Cheesemakers" after the local Tillamook Cheese Factory.

In 2007, Tillamook High School received a new turf football/soccer/track field.[10]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on November 9, 2014. Retrieved November 9, 2014.
  2. ^ "About". Tillamook High School. Retrieved September 19, 2017.
  3. ^ "1951 yearbook".
  4. ^ "1915 Yearbook".
  5. ^ "Tillamook Herald Newspaper". Tillamook Herald. 15 September 1914. Retrieved 2018-08-11.
  6. ^ "1951 Yearbook".
  7. ^ "1949 Yearbook".
  8. ^ "State releases high school graduation rates". The Oregonian. June 30, 2009. Retrieved July 1, 2009.
  9. ^ "Oregon dropout rates for 2008". The Oregonian. June 30, 2009. Retrieved July 1, 2009.
  10. ^ "WE'VE MOVED: ATHLETICS INFO". Retrieved September 19, 2017.