Wooster High School

The videos below describe the many curricular pathways available to Wooster High School students. 


News & Articles 
First Day of School - Monday, August 20
An opportunity to find your voice! The Wooster Speech and Debate Team is looking for you! On Tuesday 8/21, Wednesday 8/22, and Thursday 8/23, we will have some videos of events and are available to answer questions. Tryouts for the team will be held on Monday 8/27, Tuesday 8/28, and Wednesday 8/29 in room A153 by the Gault. Tryout packets can be...
The Academic Awards of Excellence Program was created to recognize students that have achieved Academic Excellence.  This annual program recognizes Wooster High School students that attained a Grade Point Average of 3.5 or higher for the duration of the school year.    All eighth grade students will be recognized with a Certificate of Academic...
The Wooster Way

The Wooster Way’s mission is empowering the heart, body, and mind. The umbrella symbolizes the services we offer throughout the district to help our students. Please note that not all of the programs that are under the umbrella are offered district wide, some are just building(s) specific.

Purple Star Award
The Purple Star Award for military-friendly schools recognizes schools that show a major commitment to students and families connected to our nation’s military. Schools that earn the award will receive a special Purple Star recognition to display onsite.
Best High Schools

Wooster High School is ranked #89 out of 900 schools within Ohio and #2076 in the National Rankings and earned a Silver Medal.

About Wooster High School

Wooster High School was built in 1994 and is located on 100 acre complex that serves the entire community as a center for learning and recreation. The building serves grades 8-12 with 1377 students and 92 faculty. The school has been rated as a Silver Medalist from U.S. News and World Report and as one of the top 2,000 schools in America by Newsweek. Wooster High School offers over 20 Advanced Placement Courses , houses an International Baccalaureate Programme in conjunction with the Tri-County Educational Service Center, over 30 clubs and 24 interscholastic sports teams as well as an award winning Music and Arts program.

Wooster Downtown
About Wooster, OH

Wooster, Ohio, home to 26,540 residents and counting, is a lively hub for innovation, business, and entertainment. Serving as the county seat and dairy capital of the State, the community boasts an excellent school system, a vibrant downtown, three colleges, a world-class community-owned hospital, a portfolio of growing businesses serving the global economy, and a network of volunteers and organizations dedicated to helping individuals succeed.

Named one of Ohio's Best Hometowns in 2017, Wooster continues to be one of Ohio's most innovative and exciting communities to live, work, and visit!


Wooster High School is very thankful for the support provided by the Board of Education and the local community to provide our students with a beautiful new facility! Watch the progress of this new building via this time lapse construction of Follis Field's newest addition: Joseph R. Benden Sr. Athletic Performance Center (APC) and locker room complex.