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Essex High School is a high school located in the town of Tappahannock, in Essex County, Virginia, United States. It is known for its always talented sports teams, especially football and basketball.

Essex High School
Address
833 High School Circle

Tappahannock
,
Virginia
22560

United States
Coordinates37°55′29.5″N 76°52′3.9″W / 37.924861°N 76.867750°W / 37.924861; -76.867750Coordinates: 37°55′29.5″N 76°52′3.9″W / 37.924861°N 76.867750°W / 37.924861; -76.867750
Information
School typePublic, high school
MottoHome of the Trojans
Founded1978
School districtEssex County
PrincipalKimberly Parks
Grades812
Enrollment456 (2016–2017)
LanguageEnglish
Color(s)Purple and gold          
Athletics conferenceVirginia High School League
Northern Neck District
Conference 43 - 1A East
MascotTrojan
Feeder schoolsEssex Intermediate School Tappahannock Elementary School
Website

Notable alumniEdit

  • Chris Brown – Grammy winning R&B/pop singer
  • Darryl Hammond – Arena Football League player
  • Harold Mozingo – professional baseball player, drafted by the New York Mets (15th round) in 2003 and by the Kansas City Royals (6th round) in 2006
  • Stacy Tutt – former NFL football player

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