Population: approx 700
Clarkton High School
mascot: Warriors / Blue Devils
colors: Blue & White?
I found newspaper articles referring to the Clarkston athletic teams as both the Warriors and the Blue Devils. So, until an alumni straightens us out, we have created apparel for both nicknames. Take your pick!
There are over 600 Clarkton High School alumni registered at Classmates.com.
From the 1911 North Carolina Yearbook:
Incorporated in 1901.
SCHOOLS AND ACADEMIES.
Clarkton High School— Prof. Leroy Dunn, Principal.
After overcoming many years of consolidation efforts, Clarkton High School was closed in 1992. Most of the 190 students were transferred to Bladenboro High School, a few moved to East Bladen High School..
The building became Clarkton Middle School then, later, the Clarkton School of Discovery.
1976 Class A State Runner-up (set record for most points scored by both teams, losing to Wentworth 84-79)
1977 Class A State Runner-up
1978 Class A State Runner-up
1979 Class A State Runner-up
1985 Class A State Champs
1979 Class 1A State Runner-up
1986 Class A State Champs
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