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Brigham Young High School (Provo, Utah)

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1903-1968

Administrative History

Brigham Young High School (1903-1968) was a private secondary school in Provo, Utah.

Brigham Young High School was formed in 1903 in a reorganization of the earlier Brigham Young Academy. The high school was closely associated with Brigham Young University's College of Education, and acted as a laboratory school for the university faculty and staff. The school was known for its speech team and sports program. Brigham Young High School was closed in 1968.

Citation

Wildcat (Brigham Young High School yearbook), 1965: t.p. (published by the students of Brigham Young High School, Provo, Utah)

A report for Dr. Antone K. Romney, 1969: p. 182 ("Brigham Young University Laboratory School Faculty, 1967-68," lists faculty for elementary school and secondary school) p. 181 (Brigham Young High School was part of the Laboratory School, The Laboratory School, including BY High, was discontinued in 1968)

Wildcat, 1933: t.p. (Brigham Young University High School)

Wildcat, 1968: cover (B.Y.U. High School)

Brigham Young High School website, via WWW, Nov. 10, 2014 (est. 1903 in reorganization of Brigham Young Academy; closely associated with BYU College of Education; laboratory school for university faculty and staff; known for speech team and sports program; closed, 1968)

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Alumni Relations records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1133
Scope and Contents Contains various records, correspondence, and articles relating to Alumni Relations. Contains information pertaining to Aspen Grove, Athletic Activities, Development, Faculty, and other files.
Dates: 1955-1983

Brigham Young High School ephemera

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 758
Scope and Contents Includes pin and two patches. Pin bears photographic image of several students, plus text: "Brigham Young Wildcats, 1964-65." Patches, identical to each other, bear artistic images: beehive; block Y; mountains and partial wagon wheel; wildcat; and hand bearing a torch. Patches also contain text: "Uniti Stetimus" and "Brigham Young High School."
Dates: 1965

Brigham Young High School records

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 167
Scope and Contents Collection includes a typewritten essay concerning the importance of high schools and the aims and purposes of Brigham Young University High School.
Dates: date of production not identified

Brigham Young University historical files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 704
Overview Contains manuscripts, biographies, photographs, correspondence, building plans, articles, and filmstrips, all from many different persons and departments on campus.
Dates: 1875-1983

Brigham Young University student registers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 261
Scope and Contents Includes handwritten registers of names of primary, grammar, sub-freshmen, high school and normal school students, listing faculty references, academic standings and promotions, Church memberships, priesthood offices and domestic Church wards and residences.
Dates: 1896-1913

BY High Class of '51

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8783
Scope and Contents Contains DVD with video slideshow on the Brigham Young High School Class of 1951. Presentation includes photographs and documents from their school years. DVD was assembled in 2015 for a class reunion by Elaine Kimball Carlile and Charlene Sessions Jenson, and produced by Eric Dahlin.
Dates: Publication: 2015

BY High School student handbook

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA SC 55

College of Education records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 559
Abstract Includes correspondence, minutes, reports, comparative graphic charts, booklets, manuals, studies, catalogues, student publications, policy statements, memoranda, bulletins, news clippings, and payroll schedules.
Dates: 1876-1997

Department of Recreation records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 563
Overview Includes correspondence, policy statements, brochures, attendance records, building plans, enrollment statistics, Immigration and Naturalization Services information, examinations, surveys, financial records, histories, and miscellaneous materials. Also includes information concerning BYU High School and the Elementary Training School.
Dates: 1912-1972

Hi-Steppers scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 752
Scope and Contents Volume includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and papers pertaining to the members of the Brigham Young High School Hi-Steppers. Several newsclippings are located in an envelope at the front of the volume.
Dates: 1958-1960