Union Local High School (Belmont, Ohio)
|Union Local High School|
|66779 Belmont-Morristown Road
Belmont, Ohio, (Belmont County) 43759
|Type||Public, Coeducational high school|
|Average class size||24-25 Students|
|Student to teacher ratio||13:1|
|Color(s)||Red and White|
|Slogan||Excellence in Education is a LOCAL thing|
|Fight song||Wildcat Victory|
|Athletics conference||Buckeye 8 Conference|
|Rival||St. Clairsville, Barnesville|
|School fees||$50.00 per 9 weeks|
|Athletic Director||Zack Powell|
The school's sports teams are known as the Jets, and they compete in the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) as a member of the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference (OVAC) and the affiliated Buckeye 8 Conference.
- Union Local is also the home of 3-time Ohio State Wrestling Champion Koel Davia. Koel won his titles in the 275 pound division in consecutive years from 2002-04.
- Union Local is the alma mater of Travis Clark.
- Union Local Has 1 National Championship in 1992 with John Gibeaut.
Under the direction of Miss April Linard, the Union Local High School Marching band competes in Ohio Music Education Association adjudicated events across the state of Ohio. In 2016, the Union Local High School Marching band qualified for OMEA State Finals for the first time in school history.
A list of the Union Local High School Marching Band's competition programs is provided below.
- 2010: Rock On, Rock On
- 2011: CC
- 2012: The Conquest, featuring music from World of Warcraft
- 2013: High School Love Story
- 2014: Superheroes
- 2015: Cinemagic
- 2016: How To Train Your Dragon
The Union Local Drama Club is co-directed by Mrs. Sheri McElroy and Mrs. Jennifer Smolenak.
- 2009: You're a Good Man Charlie Brown
- 2010: Little Shop of Horrors
- 2011: Wizard of Oz
- 2012: Bye Bye Birdie
- 2013: The Sound of Music
- 2014: Annie
- 2015: The Music Man
- 2016: Beauty and the Beast (film)
Notes and references
- OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Retrieved 2009-12-22.
- ULHS. "Union Local High School Profile" (PDF). Retrieved 2009-12-22.