A Look Back At the Greatest Senior Prank Ever At Grossmont High School

What ever became of the fountain that was a gift from the Class of 1916?

When Grossmont High School classes graduate, they often give a gift to the school as a reminder of their presence. One unique memento of this tradition is the Class of 1916 Fountain on Grossmont’s campus. In 1916, the 15 members of the senior class of El Cajon Valley Union High School donated a “sanitary drinking fountain” to the school.

Read more of this story on the La Mesa Courier, a La Mesa-Mount Helix Patch media partner.

Batman August 31, 2012 at 11:36 PM
The best prank of all was when Helix students stole the cow from Manhattan Meats.
Batman August 31, 2012 at 11:39 PM
Oh, that's right. They "cownapped" the cow and held it hostage, and demanded a ransom for it's return.
Jeff Phinney September 01, 2012 at 02:45 PM
There's a fine line between a prank and vandalism. What happened to the fountain clearly falls into the category of the latter.


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