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Encyclopedia > Wylie High School (Wylie, Texas)
Wylie Senior High School
Motto AHMO
Established 1905
School type Public
Grade levels 9th through 12th
Principal Gary Brown
Location Wylie, Texas, USA
Campus Suburban
Enrollment 2,305
Faculty
District UIL 9-AAAAA
Sports Football, Wrestling, Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Baseball, Softball, Lacrosse, Tennis, and Golf
Mascot Pirate
Colors Maroon, Black, and White
Homepage http://www.wylieisd.net/hsmain/default.htm

Wylie Senior High School (commonly Wylie or WHS) is a secondary school serving high school freshman through seniors located in Wylie, Texas. 1905 (MCMV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... The term public school has different (and in some cases contradictory) meanings due to regional differences. ... Wylie is a city located in Collin County, Texas. ... Official language(s) None See: Languages of Texas Capital Austin Largest city Houston Area  Ranked 2nd  - Total 268,581 sq mi (695,622 km²)  - Width 773 miles (1,244 km)  - Length 790 miles (1,270 km)  - % water 2. ... Illustration of the backyards of a surburban neighbourhood Suburbs are inhabited districts located either on the outer rim of a city or outside the official limits of a city (the term varies from country to country), or the outer elements of a conurbation. ... Look up pirate and piracy in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Secondary school is the term used to describe an institution where the final stage of compulsory schooling, known as secondary education, takes place. ... Ninth grade is a year of education in the United States and other countries nine years after kindergarten. ... A high school senior is a student in the final year of secondary education in the United States and some other countries; generally 12 years after kindergarten or 17-18 years of age. ... Wylie is a city located in Collin County, Texas. ... Official language(s) None See: Languages of Texas Capital Austin Largest city Houston Area  Ranked 2nd  - Total 268,581 sq mi (695,622 km²)  - Width 773 miles (1,244 km)  - Length 790 miles (1,270 km)  - % water 2. ...


The school is part of the Wylie Independent School District. Wylie is the only senior high school in Wylie ISD. The school colors are Maroon, Black, and White and the school mascot is the Pirate. Wylie Independent School District is a school district based in Wylie, Texas, United States. ... Look up pirate and piracy in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


The school serves most residents of Wylie and some residents of Sachse and Murphy. Sachse is a city in Dallas County and Collin County, Texas. ... Murphy is a city in Collin County, Texas, United States. ...


Extracurricular activities

The extracurricular activities offered at Wylie Senior High School are many and varied due to the school's large size. There are chapters of national organizations such as the National Honor Society. Air Force Juniour ROTC. Service organizations such as SkillsUSA Spanish and French Club The usual range of athletic and music organizations are there for students to join. Extracurricular activities are activities performed by students that fall outside the realm of the normal curriculum of school or university education. ... The NHS Logo Started in 1921, the National Honor Society, or NHS, is an organization whose intent is to recognize middle and high school students in the United States and across the world. ... SkillsUSA logo, 2004 - present SkillsUSA is a United States career and technical student organization serving more than 284,000 high school and college students and professional members enrolled in training programs in technical, skilled, and service occupations, including health occupations. ...


Wylie Senior High School teams compete in UIL competitions in District 9 of the 5A Class, the class designated for the largest schools. Districts are assigned arbitrarily, with the sole controlling factor being the proximity of schools in the district. The University Interscholastic League or UIL is an organization which creates rules for and sometimes administers almost all athletic, music, and academic contests for public elementary and secondary schools in the American state of Texas. ...


Wylie's 2005 enrollment for competitive purposes is officially listed as 1,905. This is the number used by the UIL when determining what other schools Wylie competes against in all UIL-sponsored athletic and academic competitions.


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