nickname: Tigers and Tigerettes
105 North 20th St.
Phone: (806) 828-1229
Principal: Chris Kennedy
Excellence Indicator System report.
Seven new classrooms, a library and
a distance learning center were added to Slaton High School in 1999. The school
was built in the 1960s.
Technology and small classes are the hallmark of the
school. The teacher to student ratio is about 10 to one, and students have access
to more than 100 Internet-ready personal computers throughout the campus. There
are three computer labs in the school and a computer in every classroom.
are afforded opportunities to take college-level classes through Wayland Baptist
University and South Plains College. About 75 percent of graduates enter a college
or technical school.
Extracurricular activities available to students include
band, choir, drama, Key Club and National Honors Society. Competitive sports include
football, basketball, tennis, golf, track and cross-country running. The Tigerette
girl's basketball team won district honors in 2001.
Special events during
the school year include homecoming, Bonfire, Career Day, Shattered Dreams, sports
banquets, a junior class auction, prom, Project Celebration and Christmas with
School officials said it is the friendliness of the students, caring
and involved teachers and a top-notch special education program that make the
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