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Georgetown High School (Massachusetts)

Georgetown Middle High School is located in Georgetown, Massachusetts. The school is part of the Georgetown Public School District.

Georgetown High School
Georgetown High School, Georgetown MA.jpg
Georgetown High School
Address
11 Winter Street

,
01833

Coordinates42°43′26″N 70°59′10″W / 42.724°N 70.986°W / 42.724; -70.986Coordinates: 42°43′26″N 70°59′10″W / 42.724°N 70.986°W / 42.724; -70.986
Information
TypePublic
Coeducational
Open enrollment[1]
StatusOpen
School districtGeorgetown School District
PrincipalDan Richards
Grades712
Enrollment411 (2016-17)[2]
Color(s)Royal blue and White         
Athletics conferenceCape Ann League
MascotRoyal lancer
Team nameGeorgetown Royals
AccreditationNew England Association of Schools and Colleges
NewspaperThe Royal Press [4]
Communities servedGeorgetown, Massachusetts
Website

Georgetown Middle High School serves students grades 7 through 12. The school is the only high school in Georgetown. The middle school is located on the same property as the high school. The school colors are royal blue and white and the mascot is the Royal lancer.

Graduation requirementsEdit

A total of 115 credits must be earned. Of this total, 80 credits must be earned in the following "Core Curriculum" areas:

Subject Credits Required Classes
English 20 English I, II, III, and IV
Mathematics 20 Example
Wellness/PE 5 Wellness 9,10 & PE 11, 12
Science 15 Example
Social Studies 15 World History II and U.S. History I & II
Business and Computer Technology 5 Creativity, Research, Financial Literacy I & Financial Literacy II

AthleticsEdit

Georgetown High School competes in the Cape Ann League, except in football, where they compete in the Commonwealth Athletic Conference, for smaller schools. Their biggest rival is Manchester Essex High School. Some sports teams co-op with other schools: the wrestling teams co-ops with Ipswich High School, track and swimming teams co-op with Triton Regional High School, girls Hockey co-ops with Masconomet Regional High School and boys Hockey and golf with Pentucket Regional High School.

Fall Winter Spring
Football Basketball Softball
Field Hockey Wrestling Baseball
Boys Soccer Boys Hockey Boys Lacrosse
Girls Soccer Girls Hockey Girls Lacrosse
Cheerleading Cheerleading Golf
Cross Country Indoor Track Outdoor Track

The baseball team won its first Division IV State Championship in 2012 by defeating Harwich by a score of 11-1.

Clubs and activitiesEdit

The clubs and activities at Georgetown High School include:

  • Chess Club
  • Student Council
  • Drama Club
  • Peer Leaders
  • Peer Mentors
  • Key Club
  • Tri-M (Music Honors Society)
  • Yearbook Committee
  • Co-ed and all-female A cappella clubs
  • Northeast Regional Student Advisory Council
  • National Honor Society
  • DECA
  • Dance Team
  • Civil Rights Team
  • SADD
  • Jazz Band
  • Quilting Club
  • National Art Honor Society
  • Anime Club

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.doe.mass.edu/finance/schoolchoice/choice-status.pdf
  2. ^ "Georgetown High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  3. ^ http://profiles.doe.mass.edu/statereport/sat.aspx
  4. ^ http://gmhsroyalpress.weebly.com

External linksEdit