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Peach County High School

Located in the heart of central Georgia, Peach County, our 161st county, was created from parts of Houston and Macon counties in 1924. Named for the area's abundant peach crop, Peach County is Georgia's newest and geographically one of the smallest counties (151 sq. miles) in Georgia. Fort Valley was established as a trading post in the early 1820's by James A. Everett and incorporated as a city in 1856. Byron, like many other towns, grew up around a railroad. The community was a flag-stop known as "Number One and One-Half Station." The town was incorporated in 1874 and named for Lord Byron, the English poet. The village of Powersville was first named Station One when the Southwestern Railroad was being built from Macon to Albany in 1852. Then its more suitable name was given in honor of Col. Virgil Powers, a civil engineer for the railroad. The most famous employer in Fort Valley, as well as one of the largest, is Blue Bird -- founded in 1927. The ... Read More...
HB91- The Emancipation Diploma Bill

On Monday, March 30th Governor Deal  signed HB 91, the Emancipation Diploma Bill.  Students that have met all high school graduation requirements with the exception of passing either the High School Graduation Tests or the Basic Skills tests, can petition their school board to grant them a diploma.

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Click HERE for Peach County Schools petition procedures

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PCHS Student & FVSU National 4-H Community Met in Oval Office

Ka’Shawn Burke is a 16 year old sophomore at PCHS who is active in ROTC, a Cross Country Runner, a 4-H Healthy Living Youth Ambassador, and an active member of the 4-H Robotics Club with Fort Valley State University. He is the son of  Elvina Burke. Kashawn’s 4-H Healthy Living ambassador platform is Childhood Obesity. This was inspired by 4-H and his Basic Ag Science & Technology Class. He has raised awareness by promoting healthy eating and physical activity to citizens in his community. Ka’Shawn stated “Being a healthy living youth ambassador has made me more aware of childhood obesity. Since then I have been working with youth in my community on physical activity and healthy eating.”


JAAC Art Scholarship

Maria Barajas, a senior at PCHS, was presented with an art scholarship by The Jailhouse Alley Art Center at their studio/classroom at the Peach County Board of Education Building. Pictured are Maria, JAAC president Pam Perry, and members Jan Lee, Betty Celveland and Margaret Mathews. Jan is holding Maria’s painting that won first place at the Georgia National Fair.

Lady Trojans Tennis Region Champs

The PCHS Girls Lady Trojan Tennis Team has put up a very strong showing thus far on the year, finishing undefeated for both region and non-region play.  The Lady Trojans have now won region the past three years in a row.  They will be taking their undefeated record back out to the courts on Tuesday the 21st for the first round of the State Playoffs.  The match will start at 4 p.m. come out and support your Lady Trojans Tennis Team.

PCHS JROTC Anniversary 5K Run/Walk

30 runners and walkers braved the elements on Saturday, 4/25/15, to participate in the JROTC 5K Run/Walk at PCHS.  1st place went to Cadet Triston Willeby coming in at a time of 20:25, followed closely by ten-year old Demarcus Harper at 22:26. Pictured are most of the 5K participants before the 12 Noon start." 


PCHS NJROTC Cadets Visit Savannah State University

PCHS NJROTC Cadets Visit Savannah State University

31 cadets from PCHS NJROTC unit visited Savannah State University (SSU) on April 23, 2015 to witness the NROTC unit's annual Spring Review Ceremony and Parade. The cadets also toured the SSU campus, lunched in the campus cafeteria and received an NROTC scholarship brief from the NROTC unit staff. Pictured are the 31 cadets and Naval Science Instructor PO1 Marvin Bert in front of the Navy Blue Angels Jet on display in front of the SSU NROTC building."


Peach Co. High School Band Student Perform in Prestigious Ensemble

PCHS Band senior Shelby Gant was selected and performed with the 2015 GMEA Region All - Star Honor Band on Saturday, April 11th at Valdosta State University. Students are selected for the Region Band based upon their district & state level audition scores. The Region All - Star Band consist of the top high school musicians from Central, South & Southeast Georgia. The ensemble practiced on Thursday & Friday and performed a concert for the general public at Whitehead Auditorium at VSU. The ensemble was guest conducted by Dr. Ricky Fleming, Director of Bands, Buffalo State Univ., Buffalo, NY. The PCHS Band is directed by Darren Johnson.

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Free Recruiting Webinar
This website is a great resource for families with student athletes.
There is a webinar that is awesome in breaking down the entire
process of athletic scholarships & recruiting

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Click Here for more information on up coming Workshops and Test Dates.

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General School Supply List SY2014-15
Some supplies are necessary year after year, no matter what grade your child is in. When you're planning for upcoming school year, it's pretty safe to invest in the following school supplies:

  • Flash Drive
  • Graphing Calculator (recommended: Texas Instrument TI-30)
  • 3-ring Binder
  • Backpack
  • Colored Pencils
  • Colored Pens
  • Index Cards
  • Graph Paper
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Highlighters
  • Markers
  • Organizer/Planner
  • Pens/Pencils
  • Ream of Computer Paper
  • Spiral Notebook

Some extra supplies may be necessary each year, but specific requirements will differ from grade to grade and course to course. This list is a guideline. Check with your child teachers for supplies specific to their course.