CAMBRIDGE HIGH SCHOOL

2012 - 2013 PROFILE

1401 Deer Path Drive

Cambridge, OH 43725

740-435-1106

 

Mission Statement

Our mission, in partnership with the home and community, is to provide an inviting and safe learning environment, which empowers all students to achieve their fullest potential as life-long learners contributing positively to society.

 

Community

Cambridge is a middle income, residential community of 13,000 people.  It is located in the heart of Guernsey County, Ohio at the crossroads of Interstates 70 and 77, approximately 80 miles east of Columbus.

 

Administration

Principal: Peg Wilcox

Assistant Principal: Rick Spencer

Athletic Director: David Gray

Guidance Counselors:

Susan Snively

Teachers: 34

 

Enrollment

Students: 710

 

Accreditation

Cambridge High School is accredited by the Ohio Department of Education.

 

Class Rank

Class rank is based upon final grades in all classes for all students.

 

National Honor Society

An overall grade point average of 3.5 is necessary to apply and must be maintained.

 

Advanced Placement Courses

No longer available this year.

 

Post High School Placement 2012

Total Number of Graduates: 130

4 Year College: 47%

2 Year College: 25%

Total: 72% 

 

Graduation Requirements

21 credits required for graduation

Carnegie Units are used.

4 credits English

3 credits Math

3 credits Science

3 credits Social Studies

credit Fine or Practical Art

credit Health

credit Physical Education

1 credit Computer Skills

5    Elective credits

 

National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test

Class of 2006: 1 Commended

Class of 2005: 1 Commended

Class of 2004: 4 Commended

Class of 2003: 1 Finalist

Class of 2001: 2 Finalists & 1 Commended

 

Academic Profile Grading Scale

Cambridge High School uses a 4.0

unweighted grading scale:

                          98 - 100   =   A+

                            92 - 97   =   A

                            90 - 91   =   A-

                            87 - 89   =   B+

                            82 - 86   =   B

                            80 - 81   =   B-

                            77 - 79   =   C+

                            72 - 76   =   C

                            70 - 71   =   C-

                            67 - 69   =   D+

                            62 - 66   =   D

                            60 - 61   =   D-

                            00 - 59   =   F