North Side High School (Fort Wayne, Indiana)

North Side High School is a secondary school in the Fort Wayne school system, serving the north central neighborhoods of Fort Wayne.

North Side High School
475 East State Blvd.

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United States
Coordinates41°5′49.85″N 85°8′7.73″W / 41.0971806°N 85.1354806°W / 41.0971806; -85.1354806Coordinates: 41°5′49.85″N 85°8′7.73″W / 41.0971806°N 85.1354806°W / 41.0971806; -85.1354806
TypePublic high school
School districtFort Wayne Community Schools
PrincipalDave West
Faculty82.19 (FTE)[1]
Enrollment1,557 (2019–20)[1]
Student to teacher ratio18.94[1]
Team nameLegends[2]
WebsiteOfficial Website


A postcard depicting North Side, circa 1930–1945.

Designed by noted architect Charles R. Weatherhogg (1872–1937) and established 1927, North Side High School has been dedicated to giving the best education available. Recently, it has had a massive renovation to accommodate the growing number of students expected to attend in coming years. The North Side High School Gym was home to the Fort Wayne Pistons of the Basketball Association of America (later the National Basketball Association) from 1941 to 1952.

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  1. ^ a b c "North Side High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved May 31, 2021.
  2. ^ "North Side Athletics - Home". Archived from the original on 2016-10-24. Retrieved 2016-11-29.
  3. ^ Dick Hickox Indiana Basketball HOF profile

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