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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 61 Collections and/or Records:

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

College of Education records addendum, 1973-1993

Identifier: UA 559 Series 32
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative files, including correspondence, research, employment information, and files on graduate studies, job placement, partnership studies, scholarship, counseling and guidance, as well as a history of the College of Education.
Dates: Other: 1973-1993

College of Education reports, 1952-1971

Identifier: UA 559 Series 19 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Reports, resource materials, etc.
Dates: Other: 1952-1971

College of Education working papers, 1941-1964

Identifier: UA 559 Series 18 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Working papers for teacher load, department enrollment and degree statistics, and assorted comparative graphic charts (graduates, enrollment, certification, etc.).
Dates: Other: 1941-1964

Department of Recreation files on annual Timpanogos hike, 1912-1972

Identifier: UA 563 Series 1
Scope and Contents note General hike files.
Dates: Other: 1912-1972

Department of Recreation mementos of Timpanogos hike, 1922-1969

Identifier: UA 563 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Words to Campfire Songs (originals and transparencies), stories and legends, Summit Club badges and badge slips, slides of words to popular songs, printer's engraving blocks, Timp shelter building blueprints, guest register, etc.
Dates: Other: 1922-1969

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

Departmental Admissions and Policies files, 1970-1971

Identifier: UA 559 Series 21 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Departmental Admissions and Policies meeting minutes.
Dates: Other: 1970-1971

Doctoral Admissions and Standards Committee files, 1958-1970

Identifier: UA 559 Series 21 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Doctoral Admissions and Standards Committee meeting minutes.
Dates: Other: 1958-1970

Files from the office of Dean, 1953-1960

Identifier: UA 559 Series 5
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative files, including correspondence, reports, minutes, surveys, etc.
Dates: Other: 1953-1960