Muscatine High School

Muscatine High School is a four-year comprehensive public high school in Muscatine, Iowa. The school is part of the Muscatine Community School District and has an enrollment of approximately 1,500 students in grades nine through twelve. Located approximately one mile east of U.S. Highway 61 in Muscatine, Muscatine High School teaches students from the city and adjacent rural areas.

Muscatine High School
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Address
2705 Cedar Street

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United States
Coordinates41°26′21″N 91°04′32″W / 41.439056°N 91.07567599999999°W / 41.439056; -91.07567599999999Coordinates: 41°26′21″N 91°04′32″W / 41.439056°N 91.07567599999999°W / 41.439056; -91.07567599999999
Information
TypePublic high school
Established1974; 47 years ago (1974)[2]
OversightMuscatine Community School District
PrincipalTerry Hogenson[1]
Teaching staff96.64 (FTE) (2018–19)[3]
Grades912
Enrollment1,471 (2018–19)[3]
Student to teacher ratio15.22 (2018–19)[3]
Color(s)  Purple
  Gold
Athletics conferenceMississippi Athletic Conference
MascotMuscatine Muskies
Websitewww.muscatine.k12.ia.us/mhs/

PublicationsEdit

  • The Auroran News: The school newspaper published regularly during the academic year. Students manage all aspects of the publication.
  • MHS Today: The online version of the school newspaper is available at mhstoday.com. It is completely designed and managed by Muscatine High School students.
  • The Auroran: The Muscatine High School yearbook is released annually and is completely designed and written by students.

AthleticsEdit

The Muskies are members of the Mississippi Athletic Conference (MAC).

The school fields athletic teams in 21 sports, including:

  • Summer: Baseball and softball
    • Baseball (3-time Baseball State Champions - 1956, 1957, 1958)[4]
    • Softball (2-time State Champions - 1989, 2000)[5]
  • Fall: Football, volleyball, girls' swimming, girls' cross country
    • Boys' cross country (5-time State Champions - 1929, 1930, 1934, 1978, 1990)[6]
    • Boys' golf (3-time State Champions - 1961, 1964, 2002)[7]
    • Girls' swimming (2-time State Champions - 1982, 1985)[5]
  • Winter: Girls' basketball, girls' bowling
    • Boys' basketball (2-time State Champions - 1927, 1954)[8]
    • Girls' basketball (1989 State Champions)[9]
    • Boys' swimming (4-time State Champions - 1960, 2011, 2012, 2013)[10]
    • Girls' bowling (3-time Class 2A State Champions - 2008, 2010, 2011)[5]
  • Spring: Boys' and girls' track and field, boys' soccer, girls' soccer, boys' tennis

Notable alumniEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Staff List". Muscatine High School. Muscatine Community School District. Retrieved October 16, 2019.
  2. ^ "About Muscatine High School". Muscatine High School. Muscatine Community School District. Retrieved October 16, 2019.
  3. ^ a b c "Search for Public Schools - Muscatine High School (192013001193)". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved October 4, 2020.
  4. ^ "2020 IHSAA Baseball State Tournament Stat Book" (PDF). Iowa High School Athletic Association. June 10, 2020. Retrieved August 11, 2020.
  5. ^ a b c "Muscatine". Iowa High School Sports. Retrieved September 20, 2020.
  6. ^ "2020 IHSAA Cross Country Stat Book" (PDF). Iowa High School Athletic Association. December 16, 2019. Retrieved July 23, 2020.
  7. ^ "2019-2020 Golf Stat Book" (PDF). Iowa High School Athletic Association. December 16, 2019. Retrieved July 23, 2020.
  8. ^ "2020 State Tournament Stat Book Basketball" (PDF). Iowa High School Athletic Association. January 29, 2020. Retrieved July 23, 2020.
  9. ^ "All Time State Tournament Results" (PDF). Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union. pp. 10–17. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 15, 2014. Retrieved March 15, 2014.
  10. ^ "2020 Swimming Stat Book" (PDF). Iowa High School Athletic Association. February 5, 2020. Retrieved August 14, 2020.
  11. ^ "Hawkeyes pound way past Bears to end skid". Muscatine Journal. September 8, 2013. Retrieved December 17, 2013.
  12. ^ Bates, Roger (April 29, 2008). "A day after draft, Barkema signs as free agent". Muscatine Journal. Retrieved December 17, 2013.
  13. ^ "World Bank presidential candidates profiled". BBC News. March 23, 2012.
  14. ^ "VIDEOS: Cedar Rapids female officer prepares for boxing debut". The Gazette. Gazette Company. August 25, 2009. Retrieved May 26, 2017.
  15. ^ Dietz, Gil (February 27, 2006). "Former resident stirs up a racket during retirement: Wier swapped a basketball for a tennis ball". Muscatine Journal. Retrieved August 14, 2010.

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