Gallia Academy High School (Gallipolis, Ohio) (Redirected from Gallia Academy High School)

Gallia Academy High School
Gallia Academy High School.jpg
Distant view from State Route 141
Address
2855 Centenary Road

, ,
45631

United States
Coordinates38°48′16.9344″N 82°15′44.9028″W / 38.804704000°N 82.262473000°W / 38.804704000; -82.262473000Coordinates: 38°48′16.9344″N 82°15′44.9028″W / 38.804704000°N 82.262473000°W / 38.804704000; -82.262473000
Information
TypePublic, Coeducational high school
School districtGallipolis City School District
SuperintendentCraig Wright
PrincipalJosh Donley
Grades9-12
Color(s)Blue and White
Fight songGAHS Fight Song
Athletics conferenceOhio Valley Conference
Team nameBlue Devils
RivalsRiver Valley Raiders Fairland Dragons Point Pleasant Black Knights
AccreditationNorth Central Association of Colleges and Schools
WebsiteSchool website

Gallia Academy High School (GAHS) is a public high school near Gallipolis at Centenary, Ohio, United States. It is the only high school in the Gallipolis City School District. The boys' sports teams are known as the Blue Devils, while the girls' teams are called the Blue Angels.

History

GAHS was founded as a military academy in 1811. The first official location was constructed in 1936. The original high school building was converted to a junior high school after construction of new facilities in the 1950s.

In 2005, the local community voted and approved a proposal to build a new campus on Centenary Road outside of downtown Gallipolis. The current Gallia Academy High School was completed in 2009 and has been in use since August 24, 2009.

Athletics

The Gallipolis Gallia Academy Blue Devils will be a part of the Ohio Valley Conference, starting in 2016-17.

Notable alumni


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