|Texas High School|
4001 Summerhill Road
|Type||Public high school|
|Motto||Tomorrow's future at work today|
|School district||Texarkana Independent School District|
|NCES School ID||484248004854|
|Teaching staff||144.37 (on a FTE basis)|
|Student to teacher ratio||12.28|
|Color(s)||Orange and White|
|Athletics conference||UIL Class AAAAA|
Sullivan Performing Arts Center of the Texarkana Independent School District
Texas High School (THS) is a public high school in Texarkana, Texas, United States. It is part of the Texarkana Independent School District and is classified as a 5A school by the University Interscholastic League. In 2015, it was rated "Met Standard" by the Texas Education Agency.
The first classes were held in 1889 for grades 7 through 11 and the first graduating class consisted of three students in 1890. In 1965 a $3,000,000-bond was issued for a new high school on Kennedy Lane, just west of Summerhill Road, was approved. The facility was designed by noted architects Caudill Rowlett Scott and local architects Moore and Thomas. In 1969, the architecture firm was awarded the Outstanding School Architecture Award by the Texas Association of School Administrators and School Boards for its design.
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