William C. Overfelt High School

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William C. Overfelt High School
William C. Overfelt High School Logo.jpg
Address
1835 Cunningham Avenue

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Coordinates37°19′52″N 121°49′47″W / 37.3312°N 121.8297°W / 37.3312; -121.8297Coordinates: 37°19′52″N 121°49′47″W / 37.3312°N 121.8297°W / 37.3312; -121.8297
Information
TypePublic high school
Established1962
School districtEast Side Union High School District
PrincipalVito Chiala
Staff70.75 (FTE)[1]
Grades9-12
Enrollment1,511 (2017–18)[1]
Student to teacher ratio21.36[1]
Color(s)White, Red & Blue             
MascotRoyal
YearbookCitadel
Website
Entrance to Overfelt High School

William C. Overfelt High School is a public high school in the East San Jose area of San Jose, California. The principal is Vito Chiala.[2] Its athletic teams are known as the Royals.

History[edit]

Overfelt opened in 1962, making it the third-oldest school in the East Side Union High School District. Since 2005, most of the classrooms have been replaced or modernized.[3]

Yearbook[edit]

Overfelt's yearbook, the Citadel, won National Scholastic Press Association Pacemaker awards in 1994,[4] 1998,[5] and 2000.[6]

Notable alumni[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "William C. Overfelt High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved December 24, 2019.
  2. ^ John Fensterwald (June 2, 2016). "What's in a name? Everything, at California high school graduation". EdSource.
  3. ^ "William C. Overfelt High School: School Info". East Side Union High School District. Retrieved May 24, 2017.
  4. ^ "1994 Yearbook Pacemaker Winners". National Scholastic Press Association. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  5. ^ "1998 Yearbook Pacemaker Winners". National Scholastic Press Association. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  6. ^ "2000 Yearbook Pacemaker Winners". National Scholastic Press Association. Retrieved 2017-05-24.