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Watkins Mill High School

Watkins Mill High School
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Address
10301 Apple Ridge Road

,
20879

United States
Coordinates39°11′1″N 77°12′58″W / 39.18361°N 77.21611°W / 39.18361; -77.21611Coordinates: 39°11′1″N 77°12′58″W / 39.18361°N 77.21611°W / 39.18361; -77.21611
Information
TypePublic
Established1989
School districtMontgomery County Public Schools
PrincipalCarol Goddard
Grades9–12
Enrollment1,660[1] (2016–17)
CampusSuburban
Color(s)  Blue
  Orange
NicknameWolverines
NewspaperThe Current
Websitewww.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/schools/watkinsmillhs/

Watkins Mill High School is located in Gaithersburg, an incorporated city in Montgomery County, Maryland.

The school is named after the Watkins family, who owned a mill on the property. The school's colors are orange and blue. Watkins Mill is home to such programs as the International Baccalaureate Program, PLTW, and Academy of Finance. Watkins Mill is part of the Montgomery County Public Schools system. The principal is Carol Goddard.[2] The school opened in 1989 at 269,706 ft² with a 28,140 ft² addition in 1994 and a 3,733 ft² in 1999 with 300 ft² of renovation. The school now encompasses 301,579 ft².

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  2. ^ "About Us". Retrieved 1 February 2019.