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 & Gold
Mascot Vikings
Newspaper The Viking
Website

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

Notable alumni[edit]

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.

External links[edit]

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