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Encyclopedia > James Hubert Blake High School
James Hubert Blake High School
Established 1998
Type High school, public
Principal Ms. Carole Goodman
Students approx. 2,000
Grades 9-12
Location 300 Norwood Rd.,
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
Oversight Montgomery County Public Schools
Campus Suburban
Colors Blue, Black, Silver
Mascot Bengal Tiger
Yearbook Tempo
Newspaper Blake Beat
Website www.mcps.k12.md.us/schools/blakehs

James Hubert Blake High School is a secondary school located in Silver Spring, an unincorporated section of Montgomery County, Maryland, United States. Image File history File links Broom_icon. ... Educational institutions are often categorised along several dimensions. ... For other uses, see High school (disambiguation). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Not to be confused with Silver Springs. ... Official language(s) None (English, de facto) Capital Annapolis Largest city Baltimore Largest metro area Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 42nd  - Total 12,407 sq mi (32,133 km²)  - Width 101 miles (145 km)  - Length 249 miles (400 km)  - % water 21  - Latitude 37° 53′ N to 39° 43′ N... The Montgomery County Public Schools system in Montgomery County, Maryland, USA is noted for its nationwide excellence. ... The Universitätscampus Wien, Austria ( details) Campus (plural: campuses) is derived from the (identical) Latin word for field or open space. English gets the words camp and campus from this origin. ... School colors are the colors chosen by a school to represent it on uniforms and other items of identification. ... Millie, once mascot of the City of Brampton, is now the Brampton Arts Councils representative. ... Trinomial name Panthera tigris tigris (Linnaeus, 1758) The Bengal Tiger or Royal Bengal Tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) is a subspecies of tiger primarily found in India, Bangladesh and also in Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar and in southern Tibet. ... For other uses, see Yearbook (disambiguation). ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos or other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... Not to be confused with Silver Springs. ... Montgomery County of the U.S. state of Maryland is situated just north of Washington, D.C. and Southwest of Baltimore. ...


Blake was named after James Hubert Blake, a jazz musician of the early and mid-20th century. Founded in 1998, Blake High School is a public high school that serves 1,932 students in grades 9-12. Blake offers a signature program in fine arts and humanities. Its mascot is the Bengal Tiger and its current principal is Ms. Carole Goodman. James Hubert Eubie Blake (February 7, 1887 - February 12, 1983) was a composer and pianist of ragtime, jazz, and popular music, as well as a lyricist. ... For other uses, see Jazz (disambiguation). ... Trinomial name Panthera tigris tigris (Linnaeus, 1758) The Bengal Tiger or Royal Bengal Tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) is a subspecies of tiger primarily found in India, Bangladesh and also in Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar and in southern Tibet. ...


It is part of the Northeast Consortium, an organization of three area high schools that allow middle schoolers to choose their destination school based on each school's signature program. The other members of the consortium are Springbrook High School and Paint Branch High School. A group of High Schools in northeast Montgomery County composed of James Hubert Blake High School, Paint Branch High School and Springbrook High School. ... High school, or secondary school, is the last segment of compulsory education in Hong Kong, United States, Australia, Canada, China, Korea and Japan. ... Middle school (also known as intermediate school or junior high school) covers a period of education that straddles primary/elementary education and secondary education, serving as a bridge between the two. ... Springbrook High School is a Montgomery County, Maryland public high school located in the city of Silver Spring, Maryland between the Colesville and White Oak communities. ... Paint Branch High School is a high school located in Burtonsville, an unincorporated section of Montgomery County, Maryland. ...

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Academics

Music

As a school that specializes in music, Blake High School has a myriad of music classes. There are six choirs (amount varies from year to year), including Festival Chorus, Bengal Chorus, Women's Chorale, Chamber Singers, Show Choir, Jazz/Show Choir, and A Capella. Many ensembles are available for those who play instruments as well. The classes include: Percussion Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, Concert Band, Blake Big Band, Philharmonic Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra, and Symphonic Winds.


Athletics

  1. Girls Lacrosse: Regional Champions 2007[citation needed]
  2. Gymnastics: State Champs 2005,2006[citation needed]

References

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External links

  • James Hubert Blake High School - official site
  • Blake Athletics
  • Bengals Baseball - photos

 
 

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