Ford High History 102

Evergreen and Trojan Less than three years after the January 1955 ground breaking ceremony, Detroit's Henry Ford High School (located on Evergreen Rd, between Trojan and Fargo) opened its doors to 9th and 10th grade students on September 5, 1957. The school was built on a 23.5 acre site (costing $120,000), which was part of […]

Colors Anthem and Song

School Colors, Anthem and Song  FORD: Friendliness, Organization, Realism, Determination School Colors: After Ford opened, a preliminary vote was held to select the school's colors.  Nearly every student in the school wanted black as one of the two colors – a popular color at the time especially with the "greasers".  In those days there were […]