Francis Scott Key High School
(FSK or simply "Key") is a four-year public high school
in Union Bridge
in Carroll County, Maryland
, United States
. The school is located near the west-central section of Carroll County.
About the School
Francis Scott Key High School was established in 1959 in Union Bridge, Maryland
as part of the Carroll County Public School
system. The school is named after Francis Scott Key
, the Maryland native author of the Star Spangled Banner
, the national anthem
for the United States.The building occupies and was built in 1959.
The school celebrated their 50th Anniversary during the 2008-2009 school year.
The student population at FSK has steadily increased over the past 12 years as shown by the list below. The graduation rate has fluctuated between 85% and 96% over the same time period.Student population
- 2007 1,284
- 2006 1,233
- 2005 1,227
- 2004 1,193
- 2003 1,155
- 2002 1,138
- 2001 1,096
- 2000 1,098
- 1999 1,078
- 1998 1,026
- 1997 1,002
- 1996 964
- 1995 917
- 1994 858
- 1993 806
Some clubs and organizations are : Debate Team, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Academic Team (2006 county champions), SGA, Best Buddies, FFA, Robotics club, and Key Club.
Francis Scott Key High School has won several state championships.
- 1977 B (Coach Robin Armstrong)
- 1978 B (Coach Robin Armstrong)
- 1980 C (Coach Karol Ellis)
- 1986 C......