Kearns High School

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Kearns High School
Kearnshigh.jpg
Location
5525 S. Cougar Lane (4800 W.), Kearns, Utah 84118

United States
Coordinates40°39′00″N 112°00′15″W / 40.65000°N 112.00417°W / 40.65000; -112.00417Coordinates: 40°39′00″N 112°00′15″W / 40.65000°N 112.00417°W / 40.65000; -112.00417
Information
TypeFree public
Motto"KHS - Where destiny is a matter of choice, not chance."
Established1966
School districtGranite School District
PrincipalMaile Loo
Faculty143 faculty and staff members
Grades9-12
Enrollment2,279 (2016-17)[1]
Campus typeSuburban
Color(s)Forest green and athletic gold
MascotCougar
Website

Kearns High School is a public high school located at 5525 S. Cougar Lane (4800 W.) Kearns, Utah, United States. It was opened in 1966 with its first graduating class graduating in 1967, it serves 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students. The official mascot is a Cougar and the school colors are green and gold.

iCougars[edit]

On November 5, 2010, Kearns High School started using the iSchool Initiative with money from a federal stimulus Enhancing Education Through Technology grant; the media specialist, Rachel Murphy, wrote the grant to start the program. The program has each student use an iPod Touch to keep track of assignments, take notes, learn different languages, and do research. Kearns High School is the first school of its size to use the iSchool Initiative.

Administration[edit]

  • Principal - Maile Loo
  • Assistant Principal - Brett Hansen
  • Assistant Principal - Tysen Fausett
  • Assistant Principal - Scott Wooldridge
  • Principals' Secretary - Jeri Maples
  • Bookkeeper - Erin Winkler
  • Athletic Directors - Dave Ballard and Emily Williams

School song[edit]

Go, Mighty Cougars, on we'll go.
Strive, Mighty Cougars, in fame we will grow.
We're loyal Cougars to Gold and Green.
On, Kearns High Cougars, to Victory!

Go, ye Cougars, go! Mighty Cougars go!
We will rally, Cougars, her fame and honor grown.
Loyal to the Cougars—to the Gold and Green.
Fight, ye Kearns High Cougars to Victory!

Go, Mighty Cougars, on we'll go.
Strive, Mighty Cougars, in fame we will grow.
We're loyal Cougars to Gold and Green.
On, Kearns High Cougars, to Victory!

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kearns High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  2. ^ Driver, David (May 23, 2012). "Kearns High graduate Brandon Duckworth pitching to get back to The Show". Deseret News. Retrieved November 13, 2017.

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