Bristol Central High School
480 Wolcott Street


United States
Coordinates41°39′41″N 72°57′37″W / 41.6615°N 72.9604°W / 41.6615; -72.9604Coordinates: 41°39′41″N 72°57′37″W / 41.6615°N 72.9604°W / 41.6615; -72.9604
TypePublic high school
Motto"Be Creative, Be Conscientious, Be Collaborative, Be Committed."
School districtBristol Public Schools
SuperintendentSue Moreau
PrincipalPeter Wininger
Teaching staff79.50 (on a FTE basis)[1]
Number of students1,153 (2018-19)[1]
Student to teacher ratio14.50[1]
Color(s)Maroon and white   
Fight song"March On For Central High"
Athletics conferenceCentral Connecticut Conference Southern Division
Team nameRams

Bristol Central High School is a public high school in Bristol, Connecticut, United States. Its mascot is the Ram, and its colors are maroon and white.[2] The school is known for its performing arts group, Footlights, as well as for its athletics. The Rams have excelled in basketball, baseball, wrestling, and track in recent years.[citation needed] In 2017, principal Peter Wininger was awarded Varsity Brands 'Principal of Principles,' deeming him the best principal in the United States. Teacher Gina Gallo-Reinhard nominated Wininger for the award, and he and his family were sent to Florida for the ceremony where he was crowned the winner.[3]

Notable alumni


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  2. ^ "Home". Retrieved 2021-01-05.
  3. ^ "The Bristol Press - Bristol Central's Wininger wins national Principal of Principle Award". Central Connecticut Communications. Retrieved 2021-01-05.
  4. ^ "Adrian Wojnaroeski". Retrieved 2020-10-26.
  5. ^ "City of Bristol". Visit CT. 2015-12-21. Retrieved 2020-10-26.
  6. ^ HINE, TOMMY. "MICHELLE GUERETTE". Retrieved 2020-10-26.
  7. ^ OTTERBEIN, JEFF. "Hernandez Was Heavily Recruited Out Of Bristol Central High". Retrieved 2020-10-26.