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Facts about NHHS!
Posted by: Blake Ludes [Publishing Aide] Published: 11/16/17

1. Student Body Size: 2,355 students

 

2. Year NHHS opened: 1930

 

3. Size of Campus: 20 Acres for $15,000, in 1929 from Irvine Company


4. Newest Facilities Built + When: Our Field, 2017

 

5. Mascot + Origin: Sailor, because of our proximity to the harbor

 

6. Famous People Who Graduated: Steve Aoki and Misty May

 

7. Longest serving teacher: Joe Robinson, since 1969

 

8. 3 Unique Facts about Our Community:

 

-There are 3,345 hotel rooms in Newport Beach

 

-We have 16,000 boats in our harbor

 

-We created the Balboa Bar & the Frozen Banana on a stick

 

9. 3 Unique Classes NHHS offers:

 

-Theory of Knowledge

 

-Jr. Mentor Program

 

-IB Astronomy

 

10. 3 Unique Clubs on Campus:

 

-We Day Club which makes one local change and one global change

 

-Field Studies

 

-Bridges

 

11. 3 Unique Performing Coming Up:

 

-Dancing with the Teachers

 

-Arsenic and Old Lace

 

-Holidays at Harbor (Choir)

 

12. Best Food Served at School: Culinary makes great tacos + pumpkin pies

 

13. Best Off Campus Eatery: Cest ci Bon and Pizza bakery

 

14. Best Weekend Hangouts: The Beach, Westcliff and Triangle Square

 

15. School Theme Song: Our Alma Mater of course!!