at 26201 Siyaya Ave NE, Kingston, 98346 United States
Kingston High School is a secondary school located in Kingston, Washington. It is one of two secondary schools in the North Kitsap School District. KHS educates grades 9-12. The school is located on the same site as the North Kitsap school bus barn and Spectrum Community School.DemographicsIn the 2011-2012 school year, 52.4% of the students at KHS are male and 47.6% of the students are female, 5.8% are Native American, 1.0% are Asian, 0.3% are Pacific Islander, 8.8% are Hispanic, 0.5% are Black, and 73.7% are White. The school has 46 classroom teachers, providing a teacher-to-student ratio of 1:20 (based on 2011 enrollment and staffing).Athletic programsKHS offers 19 athletic programs: Baseball, Boys' Basketball, Fastpitch, Girls' Basketball, Cheer, Cross Country, Football, Boys' Golf, Girls' Golf, Gymnastics, Boys' Soccer, Girls' Soccer, Boys' Swimming, Girls' Swimming, Boys' Tennis, Girls' Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball, Wrestling. In the 2010-2011 academic year, 14 of these teams won WIAA Scholastic awards.Site HistoryBetween 1954 and 1975 the property was the site of the Nike Missile Launch Site #92 which contained two missile magazines, support buildings, and barracks. The US military has not disclosed if nuclear weapons were ever located on the site. Due to public concerns about potential effects of suspected contaminants at the site, investigations and testing of the site were undertaken in 2003-2004 by the US Environmental Protection Agency and the Washington State Department of Health (DOH), in cooperation with the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR). The testing found that radiation is not present above natural background levels. The agencies concluded that exposure to the soil and drinking water posed no current or future health hazards and found no significant elevations in occurrences of cancer incidence in the area.
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Wyoming Valley West Senior High School is a public high school in Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania USA. The school is the only public high school in the Wyoming Valley West School District .Students and facultyWith 1482 students and 84 FTE teachers, the student-to-teacher ratio at WVWHS is 17.6:1, as compared to the state average of 16:1.The racial makeup of the student body is 93% Caucasian, 4% black, 1% Asian, and 2% Hispanic.Academic performanceIn 2010 the school met adequate yearly progress as set by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. The target of 63% of students to score proficient or higher in reading was set and was surpassed by 65.9% of students scoring at least proficient. In math, the target was set of 56% of students to score proficient or higher, and this mark was also surpassed by 57% of students scoring proficient of higher.Notable AlumniKait Kerrigan - playwright, lyricist, book writerJimy Hettes - Professional MMA Fighter - UFC - Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipEugene Lewis - football player, Penn StateSportsThe school's mascot is a warrior from the ancient Greek province of Sparta. Wyoming Valley West is in PIAA District 2.AAA sportsBoys/Girls Cross CountryBoys/Girls SoccerBoys/Girls Swimming and DivingBoys/Girls TennisBoys/Girls Track and FieldBoys/Girls VolleyballBoys WrestlingGirls Field Hockey