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Encyclopedia > Seneca Valley High School
Seneca Valley High School
Motto Soaring Towards Excellence
Established 1974
Type Public Secondary
Principal Suzanne Maxey
Students 1,700
Grades 9–12
Location Germantown, Maryland,, USA
District Montgomery County Public Schools
Campus Suburban
Colors Green and Gold
Mascot Screaming Eagle
Newspaper The Talon
Website http://senecavalleyhighschool.com/

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History

Seneca Valley opened in 1974 as the first high school in Germantown and remained the only one until 1998, when Northwest High School opened. In its first year of operation (1974-75 school year) under Principal Nathan Pearson, Seneca Valley hosted students Grades 7-10. In the following 1975-76 school year, the school operated Grades 9-11, with 8th graders transferring to the newly opened Ridgeview Junior High School in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Finally during the 1976-77 school year, Seneca Valley transformed into what was then a full-fledged high school (Grades 10-12) graduating its first class in June 1977. Northwest High School is a public high school (grades 9-12) in Germantown, Maryland, United States. ...


Sports

The school colors are green and gold and the mascot is the Screaming Eagle. Seneca Valley's football team has won a record twelve state titles and is rivals with Northwest. Leafy green fountain in Wattens, Austria. ... Gold is a shade of the color yellow closest to that of gold metal. ... Genera Several, see below. ... Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


External links

  • Seneca Valley High School
  • Seneca Valley Football
  • Seneca Valley Lacrosse
  • Seneca Valley Class of 1979 Alumni

 
 

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