Walker High School (Jasper, Alabama)

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Walker High School
Address
1601 Highland Ave
Jasper, Alabama
United States
Information
School type Public
Principal Kenneth Abbott
Grades 9 - 12
Number of students Coeducational
Color(s) Black and gold
Mascot Vikings
Newspaper The Viking
Website

Walker High School (WHS) is a secondary education public school located in Jasper, Alabama, United States. It is a part of the Jasper City School System. On June 20, 2016, the Jasper City Board of Education voted to rename the high school to Jasper High School, although the name change won't be in effect until the 2017-2018 academic year.

Football team[edit]

  • State Championships - none
  • Mythical State Championships - 1930, 1957
  • Region Champions - 1976, 1977, 1980, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2012
  • Overall record - 565-357-35
  • Seasons- 95
  • Winning seasons - 72 (#2)
  • Longest winning streak - 17 (11/16/1929 - 12/2/1931)

Region/area record

  • 2014 6-5
  • 2013 8-2
  • 2012 8-4
  • 2011 6-5
  • 2010 10-2
  • 2009 9-3
  • 2008 11-2
  • 2007 8-3
  • 2006 4-6
  • 2005 6-5
  • 2004 5-6
  • 2003 6-4
  • 2002 4-5
  • 2001 10-2
  • 2000 10-2
  • 1999 12-1
  • 1998 8-3
  • 1997 12-1
  • 1996 8-3
  • 1995 9-3
  • 1994-1920 - not shown

The football stadium is named Ki-Ro/Gambrell field, after former head coach Joe Gambrell, who coached the Vikings from 1952-1966. Coach Gambrell's record at Walker is 83-51-11.

Notable alumni[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 33°50′05″N 87°15′54″W / 33.834688°N 87.264973°W / 33.834688; -87.264973