- Western School Corporation
Western School Corporation is a public school district which serves Russiaville, Alto, New London, West Middleton, and southwestern Kokomo in
Howard County, Indiana. The school buildings themselves straddle two Howard County townships, Harrison and Monroe. The district itself spands three Howard County Townships: Harrison, Honey Creek and Monroe.
The school came to national attention in the mid-1980s due to its expulsion of
hemophiliac Ryan Whitefor being HIV-positive.
*Dr. Peter O'Rourke, Superintendent
*Randy McCracken, Assistant Superintendent
*Western Administration Building
*Western Primary School (K-2)
*Western Intermediate School (3-5)
*Western Middle School (6-8)
*Western High School (9-12)
Western High School
*Principal: Rick Davis
*Assistant Principal: Sharon Fields
*Athletics Director: Rick Fields
*Enrollment (2006-07): 791
*ISSMA State Champions:Class C-1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1990, 1991, 1996; Class B-1988
*ISSMA State Runner-Ups:Class C-2007
*Bands of America Grand National Champions, Class A: 1984(5th overall), 1985(10th overall), 1988(12th overall), 1990(14th overall)
*IHSAA State Championships: 1- Girls' Golf Team (2001)
*IHSAA State Runner-Ups: 4 [2-Girls' Softball (1993, 1994); 2- Girls' Golf Team (2002, 2004)]
*The High School competes in the
Mid-Indiana Conference (MIC)for athletics.
*School Newspaper: "Western Union"
Panthertech[http://www.western.k12.in.us/whs/PantherTech/index.asp] (292)- Newton Award Winner 1 (2003)
Ryan White, hemophiliacexpelled from Western School Corporation in the mid-1980s after contracting AIDSfrom a blood transfusion.
*Curt Cavin, sportswriter for "
The Indianapolis Star"
Kaitlyn Christopher, Miss Indiana USA2005
* [http://www.western.k12.in.us Western School Corporation]
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