Wellston High School (Ohio)

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Wellston High School
200 Golden Rocket Drive
Wellston, Ohio, (Jackson County) 45692
United States
Coordinates 39°8′3″N 82°32′5″W / 39.13417°N 82.53472°W / 39.13417; -82.53472Coordinates: 39°8′3″N 82°32′5″W / 39.13417°N 82.53472°W / 39.13417; -82.53472
Type Public, Coeducational high school
School district Wellston City Schools
Superintendent Karen Boch[1]
Principal Megan Sowers[1]
Grades 9-12
Color(s) Blue and Gold [1]         
Athletics conference Tri-Valley Conference - Ohio Division[1]
Team name Golden Rockets[1]
Accreditation North Central Association of Colleges and Schools [2]
Athletic Director Jeff Hendershott[1]

Wellston High School (WHS) is a public high school in Wellston, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Wellston City School District. The school's nickname is the Golden Rockets and the school's official colors are blue and gold.

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The Golden Rockets belong to the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) and the Tri-Valley Conference, a 16-member athletic conference located in southeastern Ohio. The conference is divided into two divisions based on school size. The Ohio Division features the larger schools, including Wellston, and the Hocking Division features the smaller schools.

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  1. ^ a b c d e f OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Retrieved 2010-03-16. 
  2. ^ NCA-CASI. "NCA-Council on Accreditation and School Improvement". Archived from the original on April 16, 2010. Retrieved 2010-03-16. 

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