Sharon High School

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Sharon High School
Sharon High School, Sharon MA.jpg
Sharon High School
Address
181 Pond Street

, ,
02067

United States
Coordinates42.1136° N, 71.1777° W
Information
TypePublic
MottoEagle Pride
SuperintendentVictoria Greer
PrincipalElizabeth Gavin (Acting)
Grades912
Enrollment1,058 (2016–17)[1]
Student to teacher ratio13:1
CampusSuburban
Color(s)         
AthleticsDivision 2
Athletics conferenceHockomock League
Team nameEagles
RivalOliver Ames High School
AccreditationNEASC[2]
National ranking445
NewspaperTalon
YouTube ChannelSharon High Eagle TV's channel on YouTube
Website

Sharon High School (SHS) serves the residents of the town of Sharon, Massachusetts, United States.

Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement (AP) coursework and exams. The AP participation rate at Sharon High School is 59 percent. The student body is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 22 percent.[4] In 2011, Sharon High School received a National Blue Ribbon Schools award by the U.S. Department of Education.[5]

Sports[edit]

The Sharon High football team won the school's first-ever state championship on December 1, 2012,[6] defeating Wayland, 12-3, in the Eastern Massachusetts Division III Super Bowl at Bentley University. Head Coach Dave Morse was named the New England Patriots High School Coach of the Year,[7] and senior captain and middle linebacker Brad Schiff, who recorded the game-sealing interception in the fourth quarter, was named to numerous All-State teams.[8]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sharon High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved January 25, 2019.
  2. ^ "NEASC Accreditation". Retrieved August 5, 2013.
  3. ^ http://profiles.doe.mass.edu/statereport/sat.aspx
  4. ^ "Sharon High School Overview". usnews.com. Retrieved August 5, 2013.
  5. ^ Gelbwasser, Michael (September 15, 2011). "National Honor Pinned on Sharon High School". Sharon Patch. AOL Inc. Retrieved August 25, 2013.
  6. ^ "Sharon Football Reigns Supreme". Retrieved 2016-08-02.
  7. ^ "Sharon High School's Dave Morse Named Patriots High School Coach of the Year". 2012-12-12. Retrieved 2016-08-02.
  8. ^ "Boston Globe Football All-Scholastics - Fall 2012 - Boston.com". www.boston.com. Retrieved 2016-08-02.

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Coordinates: 42°06′52″N 71°10′42″W / 42.114444°N 71.178333°W / 42.114444; -71.178333