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Encyclopedia > President William McKinley High School
President William McKinley High School
Name

President William McKinley High School Image File history File links Mckinleyhighschoolseal. ...

Address

1039 South King Street

Town

Honolulu, Hawaii 96814

Established

1865

Community

Urban

Type

Public Secondary

Religion

Secular

Students

Coeducational

Grades

9 to 12

Accreditation

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

District

Hawaii State Department of Education

Subdistrict

Honolulu District

Nickname

Tigers

Mascot

Tiger

Colors

Black and Gold

Motto

Ike Makaukau Aloha

Military

United States Army JROTC

Newspaper

The Pinion

Yearbook

Black and Gold

Distinctions

National Register of Historic Places

Website

Link

Email

Link

President William McKinley High School, more commonly referred to as McKinley High School, is a public, co-educational college preparatory high school of the Hawaii State Department of Education and serves grades nine through twelve. Originally founded and named Fort Street English Day School in 1865, it was renamed in memorial to William McKinley, the twenty-fifth President of the United States, in 1907. President William McKinley High School is one of the oldest secondary schools in the state and several of its buildings have been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The campus displays sculptures by Satoru Abe (1926-) and Bumpei Akaji (1921-2002). Located in urban Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, McKinley High School is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Accreditation is due in year of 2007 to 2008. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Coeducation is the integrated education of men and women. ... College (Latin collegium) is a term most often used today to denote an educational institution. ... For other uses, see High school (disambiguation). ... The Hawaii State Department of Education is the most centralized and only statewide public education system in the United States. ... The memorial at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific in Hawaii commemorates American dead from wars in the Pacific. ... This article is about the 25th President of the United States; for other people named William McKinley, see William McKinley (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see President of the United States (disambiguation). ... Secondary school is a term used to describe an institution where the final stage of compulsory schooling, known as secondary education, takes place. ... A typical plaque showing entry on the National Register of Historic Places. ... Enchanting Garden, copper and bronze sculpture by Satoru Abe, 1983, President William McKinley High School, Honolulu Satoru Abe is an American painter and sculptor. ... Untitled copper sculpture by Bumpei Akaji, 1963, President William McKinley High School, Honolulu Bumpei Akaji was an American sculptor. ... Crowded Shibuya, Tokyo shopping district An urban area is an area with an increased density of human-created structures in comparison to the areas surrounding it. ... For the city and county of Honolulu, see City & County of Honolulu. ... Official language(s) English, Hawaiian Capital Honolulu Largest city Honolulu Area  Ranked 43rd  - Total 10,931 sq mi (29,311 km²)  - Width n/a miles (n/a km)  - Length 1,522 miles (2,450 km)  - % water 41. ... The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) is one of six official academic bodies responsible for the accreditation of public and private universities, colleges, secondary and elementary schools in the United States and foreign institutions of American origin. ...

Contents

History

Timeline of notable McKinley High School events

  • 1865 - Fort Street English Day School founded by Maurice B. Beckwith in the basement of the old Fort Street Church.
  • 1869 - English Day School moved to the corner of Fort Street and School Street.
  • 1895 - English Day School moved to Princess Ruth's palace and renamed Honolulu High School.
  • 1907 - Honolulu High School moved to the corner of Beretania Street and Victoria Street and renamed President William McKinley High School.
  • 1923 - McKinley High School moved to its present location on South King Street.
  • 1927 - Marion McCarrell Scott Auditorium dedicated.
  • 1931 - McKinley pool completed and named in honor of the late Fred Wright, former mayor of Honolulu.
  • 1959 - Social studies building completed and named after Hawaiʻi Chief Justice Wilfred Tsukiyama.
  • 1961 - Miles E. Carey cafeteria completed.
  • 1962 - Music building completed.
  • 1964 - Gymnasium completed.

Students

School year 2001-2002

  • Total enrollment - 1,814 students
  • Enrollment by ethnicity (listed in decreasing order)
    • Chinese - 390 (22.1%)
    • Filipino - 284 (16.1%)
    • Other - 282 (16.0%)
    • Japanese - 204 (11.6%)
    • Part-Hawaiian - 186 (10.5%)
    • Korean - 103 (5.8%)
    • Samoan - 103 (5.8%)
    • White - 62 (3.5%)
    • Indo-Chinese - 55 (3.1%)
    • Hawaiian - 34 (1.9%)
    • Hispanic - 28 (1.6%)
    • Portuguese - 22 (1.2%)
    • Black - 11 (0.6%)
    • Native American - 1 (0.1%)
Note: Unknown - 49 students (not included in percentages)
  • Enrollment by gender
    • Male - 926 (51.0%)
    • Female - 888 (49.0%)
  • Enrollment by grade level
    • 9 - 481 (26.5%)
    • 10 - 522 (28.8%)
    • 11 - 405 (22.3%)
    • 12 - 406 (22.4%)

Faculty

School year 2001-2002

  • Total number of teachers - 108
  • Number of teachers with 5 or more years at this school - 85 (78.7%)
  • Average years of experience - 18.1
  • Number of teachers with advanced degrees - 32 (29.6%)

Extracurricular activities

Athletics

McKinley's athletic teams compete in the Oahu Interscholastic Association (OIA) and the Hawaii High School Athletic Association (HHSAA). The Oahu Interscholastic Association or OIA is an athletic conference composed of all public secondary schools on the island of Oahu. ...


The school fields teams in 20 sports: air riflery, baseball (boys), basketball, bowling, canoe paddling, cheerleading (coed), cross country, football (boys), golf, judo, pep squad (coed), soccer, softball (girls), soft tennis, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball, water polo (girls), and wrestling. Air guns are weapons that propel a bullet using compressed air or another gas, possibly liquefied. ... This article is about the sport. ... This article is about the sport. ... This article is about the group of games. ... Canoe at El Nido, Philippines A canoe is a relatively small human-powered boat. ... Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets cheerleaders at a college basketball game. ... The Minnesota State Highschool Cross Country Meet A cross country race in Seaside, Oregon. ... Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... This article is about the sport. ... This article is about the martial art and sport. ... A pep squad is a group of students, usually girls who cheer. ... Football is a ball game played between two teams of eleven players, each attempting to win by scoring more goals than their opponent. ... Soft ball is also a sugar stage Softball is a team sport, in which a ball, eleven to twelve inches (or rarely, 16 inches) (28 to 30. ... Soft tennis is a racket game played on a court of two halves, separated by a net. ... This article concentrates on human swimming. ... For other uses, see Tennis (disambiguation). ... Athletics, also known as track and field or track and field athletics, is a collection of sport events. ... Volleyball is an Olympic sport in which two teams separated by a high net use their hands, arms or (rarely) other parts of their bodies to hit a ball back and forth over the net. ... Water polo is a team water sport combining some elements of swimming and handball. ... FILA Greatest Wrestler of 20th Century (Greco-Roman) Alexander Karelin throws Olympian Jeff Blatnick with his Karelin Lift Womens wrestling Andrell Durden (top) and Edward Harris grapple for position during the All-Marine Wrestle Offs. ...


Noted McKinley High School alumni

Listed alphabetically by last name (year of graduation or years of birth and death)

  • Satoru Abe (1926-) sculptor
  • George R. Ariyoshi (1944) - Governor of Hawaiʻi (1974-1986); first American of Japanese decent elected governor in the United States
  • Gladys Kamakakuokalani Brandt
  • Tammy Duckworth (1985)- U.S. Army Major and Iraq War veteran from the U.S. state of Illinois. 2006 Democratic nominee for the U.S. House of Representatives seat for the sixth district of Illinois
  • Hiram L. Fong (1924) - U.S. senator (1959-1977)
  • Abraham M. S. Goo (1943) - president, Boeing Military Airplane Co. and Boeing Advanced Systems[1]
  • Yuna Ito (2001) - J-pop singer; In 2007 released debut album, HEART, which debuted at #1 on the the Oricon charts in Japan
  • Daniel K. Inouye (1942) - member of U.S. Army's 442nd Regimental Combat Team (known as the "Go For Broke" regiment) which in World War II rescued a Texas Battalion surrounded by German forces in a battle known as the rescue of "The Lost Battalion"; Medal of Honor recipient; U.S. representative (1959-1962); U.S. senator (1962-present)
  • Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (1985-1986) - Professional WWE Superstar Wrestler, Actor; 7 time WWF/WWE Champion, 2 time Intercontinental Champion, 5 time WWE World Tag Team Champion, 2 time WCW World Heavy Weight Champion, Royal Rumble (2000), Sixth Triple Crown Champion.
  • Duke P. Kahanamoku - Olympic gold medalist in swimming (1912 and 1920)
  • Wah Kau Kong (ca. 1937) - first Chinese-American fighter pilot in World War II
  • Ford Konno (1952) - won four medals in swimming at the 1952 and 1956 Olympic Games, including 2 gold medals and 2 silver medals, and set an Olympic record in the 1500m free
  • Masaji Marumoto (1924) - associate justice, Hawaiʻi State Supreme Court[citation needed]
  • Leroy Mendonca (1950) - Medal of Honor recipient[citation needed]
  • Frederick F. Y. Pang (1954) - U.S. assistant secretary of defense for force management policy (1996-1998)[citation needed]
  • Wilfred C. Tsukiyama - chief justice, Hawaiʻi State Supreme Court; state of Hawaiʻi's first chief justice; first Japanese-American to head a U.S. state supreme court[citation needed]
  • John Chin Young (1909-1997), artist

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External links

References

  • Hawaii State Department of Education (n.d.). School Status and Improvement Report (School Year 2001-2002): President William McKinley High School. Retrieved June 16, 2004, from State of Hawaii Department of Education, Accountability Resource Center Hawaii Web site: http://arch.k12.hi.us/school/ssir/2002/honolulu.html
  • U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics (n.d.). Common Core of Data (CCD) 2001-2002 School Year: McKinley High School. Retrieved on June 16, 2004, from http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/schoolsearch/school_detail.asp?Search=1&SchoolID=150003000193&ID=150003000193

Notes


  Results from FactBites:
 
President William McKinley High School - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (677 words)
President William McKinley High School, more commonly referred to as McKinley High School, is a public, co-educational college preparatory high school of the Hawaii State Department of Education and serves grades nine through twelve.
Founded in 1865 and renamed in memorial to William McKinley, the twenty-fifth President of the United States, it is one of the oldest secondary schools in the state and several of its buildings have been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
McKinley's athletic teams compete in the Oahu Interscholastic Association (OIA) and the Hawaii High School Athletic Association (HHSAA).
William McKinley - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1703 words)
McKinley was elected as a Republican to the United States House of Representatives and served from 1877 to 1883.
McKinley was again elected to the House of Representatives and served from March 4, 1885 to March 3, 1891.
McKinley was elected governor of Ohio in 1891, and re-elected in 1893, serving until January 13, 1896.
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