Attleboro High School

Attleboro High School is a public high school located in Attleboro, Massachusetts. The school is located at 100 Rathbun Williard Drive. The school has an approximate student enrollment of 1,700 students in grades 9-12. The schools mascot is the Bombardiers and the school colors are Royal Blue, Silver, and White.

Attleboro High School
Address
100 Rathbun Williard Drive

,
02703

Coordinates41°56′20″N 71°18′05″W / 41.93889°N 71.30139°WCoordinates: 41°56′20″N 71°18′05″W / 41.93889°N 71.30139°W
Information
TypePublic
PrincipalBill Runey
Grades9–12
Enrollment1,671 (2016-17)[1]
CampusUrban
Color(s)Blue, Silver & White             
NicknameBombardiers
RivalsNorth Attleboro, Bishop Feehan, Foxboro
NewspaperEagle's Eye
Website
[3][4]

Demographics

For the 2014-2015 school year the demographic profile of the enrollment is as follows:[3]

  • Male - 52.8%
  • Female - 47.2%
  • African American - 5.2%
  • Asian - 4.4%
  • Hispanic - 10.9%
  • Native American - 0.5%
  • White - 75.2%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islanders - 0.2%
  • Non Hispanic Multiracial - 3.7%

Athletics

Attleboro has a very long rivalry with neighboring town's North Attleborough High School. The football teams have played each other on Thanksgiving Day for the past 90 years. Other rivals of Attleboro include Bishop Feehan High School and Foxborough High School. As of 2010, Attleboro competes in the Hockomock League along with Taunton, Canton, Foxborough, Franklin, King Philip, Mansfield, North Attleboro, Sharon, Oliver Ames, and Stoughton. Before the move to the Hockomock, Attleboro competed in many other leagues such as the Old Colony League , Bristol County League, and for a long time the eastern athletic conference

  • Fall Cheerleading National Champions - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2013, 2014
  • Boys' Basketball D-I State Champions - 1943, 1998

Notable alumni

References

  1. ^ "Attleboro High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  2. ^ http://profiles.doe.mass.edu/statereport/sat.aspx
  3. ^ a b "Attleboro High (00160505) Enrollment Data". profiles.doe.mass.edu/. Mass. Dept of Ed. Retrieved 16 January 2015.
  4. ^ "Attleboro High (00160505) 2013-14 SAT Performance Report". profiles.doe.mass.edu/. Mass. Dept. of Ed. Retrieved 16 January 2015.
  5. ^ Allen, Paige (June 29, 2015). "Attleboro woman headed to Miss America competition". The Sun Chronicle. Attleboro, MA: United Communications Corporation. Retrieved August 6, 2015.
2017 UWLX season

The 2017 United Women's Lacrosse League season, the second in the history of the UWLX, starts on May 27, 2017 and ends with the league championship game on August 2, 2017.

Allen Ripley

Allen Stevens Ripley (October 18, 1952 – November 7, 2014) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for three different teams between the 1978 and 1982 seasons. Listed at 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m), 190 pounds (86 kg), Ripley batted and threw right-handed. Born in Norwood, Massachusetts, he attended North Attleboro High School. His father, Walt Ripley, also was a major league pitcher.

Anthony Sherman

Anthony Michael Sherman (born December 11, 1988) is an American football fullback for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the fifth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Connecticut.

Attleboro, Massachusetts

Attleboro is a city in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States. It was once known as "The Jewelry Capital of the World" for its many jewelry manufacturers. According to the 2010 census, Attleboro had a population of 43,593 in 2010.Attleboro is located about 10 miles (16 km) west of Taunton, the same distance to Providence, 18 miles (29 km) northwest of Fall River, and 39 miles (63 km) south of Boston.

Bishop Feehan High School

Bishop Feehan High School is a co-educational Catholic high school in Attleboro, Massachusetts. It is located in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fall River. The school was built in 1961 and staffed by the Sisters of Mercy. The school has grown to over 1,000 students. Each class is approximately 250+ students, who are selected from a significantly larger pool of applicants.The second of five regional, diocesan Catholic high schools constructed in the Diocese of Fall River, the school opened in the fall of 1961. Bishop Feehan, a Roman Catholic institution, was founded to form a partnership with the families of the Attleboro area in educating teenagers in the teachings of Jesus Christ and His Church.

Cliff Sherman

Cliff Sherman is a retired American football coach. He served as the first varsity head coach of Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts, compiling a record of 6–5–1.After retiring from collegiate coaching, he returned to Attleboro High School in Attleboro, Massachusetts, where he had previously served as the head coach in 1969 and 1970, and led that team again from 1999 until his retirement in 2001.

Frederick Warren Allen

Frederick Warren Allen (1888–1961) was an American sculptor of the Boston School. One of the most prominent sculptors in Boston during the early 20th century and a master teacher at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Allen had a career in the arts that spanned more than 50 years.

Geoff Cameron

Geoffrey Scott "Geoff" Cameron (born July 11, 1985) is an American soccer player who plays for Championship side Stoke City, and the United States national team.

Cameron began playing college soccer with the West Virginia Mountaineers and the Rhode Island Rams, as well as USL Premier Development League side Rhode Island Stingrays, before being drafted by Major League Soccer club Houston Dynamo in 2008. After an impressive second season in professional soccer Cameron was named as MLS Best XI in 2009 and helped Houston reach the final of the MLS Cup in 2011 as they lost 1–0 to the Los Angeles Galaxy. In July 2012 he joined English Premier League side Stoke City. He became a regular starter at Stoke firstly under the management of Tony Pulis and then Mark Hughes.

Helen Guillette Vassallo

Helen Guillette Vassallo is an American scientific researcher, educator, author, lecturer, and business leader noted for her contributions to the fields of physiology, pharmacology, and anesthesia.

Hockomock League

The Hockomock League, colloquially referred to as The Hock, is an interscholastic high school athletic league located in Southeastern Massachusetts, United States. As of 2012-2013, the league consists of 12 member schools. All Hockomock League member schools are public secondary schools and also members of the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association. The director of the league rotates, with the athletic director of a different member school serving in the role each year.

With the addition of a tenth school, Attleboro, in 2010, the league implemented a divisional system. Schools with larger enrollment are in the Kelley-Rex Division, while smaller schools are in the Davenport Division. Both the Kelley-Rex and Davenport winners are considered Hockomock League champions. Taunton and Milford joined the Hockomock League in 2012.

Jim Hawkins (politician)

James K. Hawkins is an American politician from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. A member of the Democratic Party, Hawkins serves in the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the 2nd Bristol District since 2018, which includes all but one precinct of Attleboro.

John Robitaille

John Robitaille ( roh-bi-TY; born August 14, 1948) is an American politician and businessman. He was the Republican party nominee in the 2010 election for Governor of Rhode Island, which he lost to independent candidate Lincoln Chafee on November 2, 2010.

Massachusetts Route 123

Route 123 is a west–east state highway in southeastern Massachusetts. It crosses northern Bristol and Plymouth counties, crossing several highways along the way.

Meagan Fuller

Meagan Elise Fuller (born September 25, 1992) is an American beauty pageant titleholder from Attleboro, Massachusetts, who was named Massachusetts' Junior Miss 2010 and crowned Miss Massachusetts 2015. She competed for the Miss America 2016 title in September 2015.

North Attleborough High School

North Attleborough High School is a public high school in North Attleborough, Massachusetts, educating grades 9 through 12 with over one thousand students enrolled.

Paul Heroux

Paul Heroux (born 1976) is an American politician who is the Mayor of Attleboro, Massachusetts. He previously served as State Representative from the Second Bristol District, elected in 2012.

Sammy Morris

Samuel Morris III (born March 23, 1977) is a former American football running back. He played college football at Texas Tech and was drafted by the Buffalo Bills of the in the National Football League (NFL) in the fifth round of the 2000 NFL Draft. He also played for the Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots and Dallas Cowboys.

In 2013, he joined Attleboro High School football as an assistant coach. Simultaneously, for the past several seasons, he has been a member of the staff for the New England Patriots as well.

Steve Hagerty

Steve Hagerty is an American businessman and the mayor of Evanston, Illinois.

WARA (AM)

WARA (1320 AM) is a radio station in Attleboro, Massachusetts. Its transmitter is located in North Attleborough, Massachusetts. The station is owned by Attleboro Access Cable Systems.

Current Members
Former Members
Massachusetts public high schools
Barnstable County
Berkshire County
Bristol County
Dukes County
Essex County
Franklin County
Hampden County
Hampshire County
Middlesex County
Nantucket County
Norfolk County
Plymouth County
Suffolk County
Worcester County

This page is based on a Wikipedia article written by authors (here).
Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license; additional terms may apply.
Images, videos and audio are available under their respective licenses.