Sullivan High School (Sullivan, Illinois)

Sullivan High School is located in Sullivan, Moultrie County, Illinois, United States. It is a part of Community Unit School District 300. The school draws students from the towns of Sullivan, Allenville, and Kirksville.

Sullivan High School
Address
Sullivan High School is located in Illinois
Sullivan High School
Sullivan High School
Sullivan High School is located in the United States
Sullivan High School
Sullivan High School
725 N Main Street

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61951

United States
Coordinates39°36′23″N 88°36′28″W / 39.60639°N 88.60778°W / 39.60639; -88.60778Coordinates: 39°36′23″N 88°36′28″W / 39.60639°N 88.60778°W / 39.60639; -88.60778
Information
Other nameSHS
Former namesSullivan Township High School
TypePublic
School districtSullivan Community Unit School District 300
SuperintendentTed Walk
NCES School ID173813003906[1]
PrincipalDaniel Allen
Grades912
GenderCo-ed
Enrollment328[2] (2018-19)
LanguageEnglish
Schedule typeSemester, daily
ScheduleM–F except holidays
CampusSmall town, Rural
Color(s)     Red
     Black
Fight songHail, Red and Black[3]
AthleticsIHSA
Athletics conferenceCentral Illinois Conference
Sports7 boys', 7 girls'
Team nameRedskins
RivalOkaw Valley High School
AccreditationNorth Central Association of Colleges and Schools
NewspaperSignal
YearbookRetrospect
Website

HistoryEdit

Sullivan High School was founded as Sullivan Township High School. The first yearbook “The Retrospect” was created by the Senior class of 1913.[4] Sullivan has been accredited for over 100 years starting in 1917.[5]

AcademicsEdit

Sullivan High School as of 2018 is ranked the 93rd best High School in Illinois out of 670 Illinois High Schools. Sullivan High School is also recognized in national rankings.[6]

AthleticsEdit

Sullivan’s High School athletics participate in the Central Illinois Conference and are members of the Illinois High School Association.[7]

BoysEdit

GirlsEdit

Notable team state finishesEdit

  • Boys Baseball: 1997–98 (2nd)
  • Boys Golf: 1979–80 (3rd)
  • Boys Track & Field: 1985–86 (2nd)
  • Girls Basketball: 1990–91 (1st), 1991–92 (2nd)
  • Girls Track & Field: 2013–14 & 2014–15 (3rd)
  • Scholastic Bowl: 1992–93 & 2000–01 (4th)[8]

Extracurricular activitiesEdit

Notable alumniEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Search for Public Schools - Sullivan High School (173813003906)". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved June 21, 2019.
  2. ^ "Sullivan High School" (PDF). Illinois Report Card. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  3. ^ "HAIL, RED AND BLACK". Sullivan High School. Retrieved December 29, 2018.
  4. ^ "1913 Retrospect" (PDF). Eden Martin. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  5. ^ "SHS RECOGNIZED FOR 100 YEARS OF ACCREDITATION". Sullivan High School. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  6. ^ "Sullivan High School 2018 Rankings". U.S. News Education. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  7. ^ "Conferences & Affiliated Schools". Illinois High School Association. Retrieved August 23, 2018.
  8. ^ "Team Titles: S". Illinois High School Association. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  9. ^ "Sullivan Township High School 1924 Retrospect" (PDF). Sullivan Township High School. p. 22. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  10. ^ "Illinois loses first Big 10 game". JGTC. Retrieved December 29, 2018.
  11. ^ "Sullivan Heroes". News Gazette. Retrieved December 29, 2018.