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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




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!!