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Edsel Ford High School

Edsel Ford High School is a secondary school located in Dearborn, Michigan, USA in Greater Detroit. Edsel Ford, located on Rotunda Drive, near Oakwood, is one of three public high schools in the Dearborn Public Schools (along with Fordson and Dearborn High). Edsel Ford High School was completed in 1955, and the first graduating class was in 1956.

Edsel Ford High School
Edsel Ford High School, Deaborn, Michigan.jpg
Address
20601 Rotunda

,
U.S.A. 48124
Coordinates42°17′23.6″N 83°14′1.7″W / 42.289889°N 83.233806°W / 42.289889; -83.233806Coordinates: 42°17′23.6″N 83°14′1.7″W / 42.289889°N 83.233806°W / 42.289889; -83.233806
Information
TypePublic High School
Established1955
School districtDearborn Public Schools
PrincipalScott Casebolt
Grades9-12
Enrollment1,441 (2016-17)[1]
CampusSuburban
Color(s)Black and White          
NicknameThunderbirds
AccreditationNorth Central Association
YearbookFlight
AffiliationDownriver League [2]
Website

The school's enrollment include members of all of the major ethnic groups within Dearborn.[3]

Extra-Curricular activitiesEdit

T. C. Cameron, author of Metro Detroit's High School Football Rivalries, wrote that Ford's athletic rivalry with Dearborn High School "has always been spirited" and that Ford's teams "never pass on a chance" to challenge Dearborn High in games.[3]

Notable alumniEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Edsel Ford High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved February 23, 2019.
  2. ^ VanAssche, Jack (July 29, 2017). "Edsel Ford to replace Taylor Kennedy in Downriver League". thenewsherald.com. Retrieved July 1, 2018.
  3. ^ a b Cameron, T.C. (2008). Metro Detroit's High School Football Rivalries. Arcadia Publishing. p. 33. ISBN 0738561681.
  4. ^ [1][dead link]

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