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About WHS

WHS offers College Board Advanced Placement courses in English Literature/Composition, Physics, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Computer Science, History, Economics, French, and Spanish

Computerized library with an on-line database with excellent research-teaching facilities

An award-winning career and technology program which offers agriscience education, consumer/homemaking education, marketing education, office education, industrial technology, health occupations, and school-age parenting programs

An award-winning high school marching band, symphonic band, and jazz band

An outstanding athletic program which includes baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, tennis, track, softball, and volleyball

A special education program with diagnostic services for students with special needs

An outstanding academic University Interscholastic League program

Active Partners In Education program in conjunction with the Waxahachie Chamber of Commerce
WAXAHACHIE, TEXAS. Waxahachie, the county seat of Ellis County, is on Interstate Highway 35E and U.S. Highway 287, thirty miles south of Dallas in the central part of the county. The name comes from an Indian word meaning "cow" or "buffalo" and is also the name of a local creek.
WHS Basics:
School Name: Waxahachie High School
Colors: Green & white
UIL class: 6A
District: 7
Student population: approx 2500
Nicknames: "Indians," "NDNs," "Lady Indians," "Hachie," "The Tribe"
Alma Mater
Waxahachie Hail to thee,
We will ever loyal be
As we loud thy praises tell
Noble school we love so well
Green and white our banners fly
Raise them proudly to the sky,
Glorious memories never die Hail to thee,
Hail to thee Waxahachie High.