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Cohasset High School

Cohasset High School
143 Pond St.,
Cohasset, MA 02025

Type Public
Established 1838
Principal Carolyn Connolly
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 347
Campus Suburban
Color(s) Navy, Silver & White               
Mascot Skippers
Rivals Hull, Scituate, Mashpee
Average SAT scores 555 verbal
572 math
552 writing (2010)[1]
Newspaper The Spinnaker

Cohasset High School is a public high school located in Cohasset, Massachusetts, USA. It is located at 143 Pond St. and has an enrollment of 364 students in grades 9-12. The school's mascot is the Skippers and the school colors are navy blue, silver, and white. Cohasset Middle School is attached to Cohasset High School and is under its own administration and serves grades 6-8.

Cohasset High School is ranked 13th among public high schools in Massachusetts, according to a 2010 Massachusetts Department of Education survey. Around 59% of all students at Cohasset have taken or are enrolled in an Advanced Placement course.

Cohasset is known for its athletic program and also for its football, basketball, baseball, and lacrosse teams, which have all won league and state titles. Cohasset is the only school in the South Shore League that has FieldTurf artificial turf installed.

Cohasset's major sports rivalries are Hull and Abington in most sports, except its hockey team (whose major rival is Norwell), the lacrosse team (in which it is Scituate), and wrestling (in which it is Rockland and Scituate). Every year on Thanksgiving, Cohasset and Hull face off in the annual football game. Cohasset holds the Thanksgiving Day title.

Sports accomplishments

  • Football SSL Champions - 1957, 1985, 1986, 2003, 2004, 2009
  • Boy's Lacrosse Div. III State Champions - 1997, 2006, 2007, 2010
  • Baseball Div. IV State Champions - 2010, 2011
  • Baseball SSL Champions - 1951, 1959, 2010
  • Boy's Basketball SSL Champions - 1996, 1997, 2010
  • Boy's Basketball Div. IV State Champions - 1985, 1986
  • Girl's Basketball Div. IV State Champions - 2008, 2010
  • Girl's Basketball SSL Champions - 2002, 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Girl's Tennis Div. III State Champions - 2004
  • Girl's Tennis SSL Champions - 2009
  • Boy's Tennis SSL Champions - 2010
  • Boy's Soccer Eastern Mass. Champions/State Finalists - 1986, 1987, 1989
  • Girl's Soccer Div. III South Sectional Champions - 2008
  • Wrestling Mayshore League Champions - 2007
  • Wrestling Div. III State Champions - 2005
  • Boy's Track and Field SSL Champions - 1966, 1967, 1968, 2002
  • Boy's Cross Country SSL Champions - 1973

Coordinates: 42°13′57.53″N 70°48′32.51″W / 42.2326472°N 70.8090306°W / 42.2326472; -70.8090306


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