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Brigham Young High School (Provo, Utah)



  • 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.


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 106 Collections and/or Records:

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 booklets and manuals, 1950-1971

Identifier: UA 559 Series 19 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Proposals, manuals, reports, conference papers, pamphlets and brochures, form letters, announcements, programs, charts, etc.
Dates: Other: 1950-1971

College of Education Centennial History files, 1876-1997

Identifier: UA 559 Series 30
Scope and Contents note Source material used for a history of the College of Education.
Dates: Other: 1876-1997

College of Education correspondence and materials, 1960-1972

Identifier: UA 559 Series 29 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative correspondence.
Dates: Other: 1960-1972

College of Education data processing print-outs, 1913-1962

Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Print-outs on graduates of the College of Education, degree statistics, and lists of graudates by department.
Dates: Other: 1913-1962

College of Education experimental programs and projects reports, 1965-1969

Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents note Proposals, project files, studies, reports, etc.
Dates: Other: 1965-1969

College of Education general files, 1951-1968

Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Class roll books, memoranda, reports, bulletins, policy and procedures, etc.
Dates: Other: 1951-1968

College of Education Labratory Training School files, 1962-1964

Identifier: UA 559 Series 18 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Files on special projects in literature, an observation guide on secondary curricula, and Curriculum Development Project files.
Dates: Other: 1962-1964

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