Westmont High School (California)

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Westmont High School
Westmont High School billboard.jpg
Address
4805 Westmont Avenue

,
95008

United States
Coordinates37°16′17″N 121°59′06″W / 37.2714°N 121.9851°W / 37.2714; -121.9851Coordinates: 37°16′17″N 121°59′06″W / 37.2714°N 121.9851°W / 37.2714; -121.9851
Information
School typePublic High School
MottoIt's a Great day to be a Warrior!
Established1964
SuperintendentRobert Bravo
PrincipalJason Miller
Staff80
Grades9 - 12
Enrollment1,569 (2016-17)[1]
Hours in school day7-8 hours
Color(s)Scarlet (Red), White and Black             
MascotWarriors
RivalProspect High School
NewspaperThe Shield
YearbookPoniard
Website

Westmont High School is located in Campbell, California, United States and is part of the Campbell Union High School District. First opened in the fall of 1964, Westmont drew students initially from both Blackford and Campbell High Schools. The school retains many academic achievements including the 1996 California Distinguished School and 1997 National Blue Ribbon School.

The school is also home to the Campbell FFA Future Farmers of America

The school sits at the Northwest corner of the 1839 Alta California land grant, Rancho Rinconada de Los Gatos. San Tomas Aquino Creek wraps around the northern edge of the school and formed the land grant's boundary.

Notable alumni[edit]

Notable alumni at Westmont High School includes:

  • The Shield: the school newspaper.
  • Yearbook: Published yearly. Was originally called "The Poniard," a reference to the sword carried by the Warrior school mascot.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Westmont High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved February 24, 2019.

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