Sports Illustrated UNDERDOGS - an inspirational video about
the current Reagan High School Football Team... The
2012 winner is...
The shoes in the video link above were
donated by Elliott Hill (’80 RHS
grad), son of Jo Hill, Reagan math teacher
for over 30 years. Elliott is now an Executive
VP at Nike. Elliott jumped at the chance
to help out the school when the need was
identified. Dennis Ceder was involved in
coordinating this with the school. Elliott
recognizes the efforts of his mother and
the Reagan community in guiding his life
to where it is today and has been very
generous in giving back to the RHS community.
I can also tell you he has a very proud
The school motto "Not Without Honor",
was the official school song, and was voiced
by students and faculty at the end of a district
sporting event, or at pep rallies.
Did you know?
John H. Reagan High School is a public, co-educational secondary
school in Austin, Texas. It is part of the Austin Independent
School District. Reagan High School opened in 1965 and is named
for John Henninger Reagan, a 19th century U.S. Senator from
March 4, 1887 - June 10, 1891
[ Oct 8, 1818 - Mar 6, 1905
He was a leading 19th century American
politician from the U.S. state of Texas.
A Democrat, Reagan left the U.S. House of
Representatives when his state seceded from
the Union to join the Confederate States
of America. During the American Civil War,
he served in the cabinet of Jefferson Davis
as Postmaster General. After the Confederate
defeat, he called for cooperation with the
federal government and became unpopular,
but returned to public office when his predictions
of harsh treatment for resistance were proved
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Note: Pearce and Webb Jr High
Schools were the two main feeder schools
into John H. Reagan High School.