Friday Flyover: Plainfield South High School

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This week, we feature Plainfield South High School on ABC7's Friday Flyover, celebrating high school sports! (WLS)

This week, we feature Plainfield South High School on ABC7's Friday Flyover, celebrating high school sports!

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FAST FACTS

General
-Student population is 2600 in grades 9-12
-Opened in fall of 2001 with approx. 1000 students (frosh/soph only)
-Offers 26 varsity men's and women's sports

-Offers 24 Advanced Placement (AP) courses with 61 AP Scholars and a National Merit semifinalist this Fall.
-Mascot/Name is the Cougars!
-More than 30 clubs and student organizations

Football/Band
-Head football coach and Athletic Director is Ken Bublitz
-Cougars are currently 1-2 with a victory last week over Plainfield East 23-0
-Plainfield South Athletic Teams raise money for several charitable causes during the year: Breast Cancer, Autism, Cancer Awareness, Toys for tots, Coat Drives for the needy.
-The Marching Band includes 190 musicians and color guard
-Band directors are Jerrod Cook and Chris Jamrose
-The half-time show includes songs from the video games Advent Rising and Halo
-Band members play throughout the game and help pump up the team and crowd
-The Marching Band meets every Monday night and Thursday afternoon to rehearse.

Plainfield Community Consolidated School District
"We prepare learners for the future"
-30 Schools
-7 middle School
-4 High Schools

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