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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...

PCHS Band Earn Top Honors at Alabama Competition

      On Saturday September 26th, the PCHS Marching Trojan Band traveled to Phenix City, Alabama to compete in the 35th Annual Phenix Invitational Marching Festival held at Garrett-Harrison Stadium. The Peach County Band earned the highest rating of "Superior" which denotes Outstanding performance; Worthy of Distinction of being recognized as among the very Best, in all areas to include Flags, Drill Team, Drum Major, Drum line & overall Band. The Band was awarded trophies for each area. In addition, the Colorguard and Drill Team won overall "Best in Class 3A."

     This was the Band's first performance of its entire show after three weeks of not performing at halftime. The judges and the audience really enjoyed it stated Band Director Mr. Darren Johnson. Our Band received so many good compliments from other band directors, teachers, parents, students and administrators in the audience. Our students followed instructions and did a wonderful job representing the Peach County School System and our community in Alabama.


PCHS NJROTC Cadets Take 1st Place Award at Veterans HS Drill Meet

PCHS NJROTC Cadets Take 1st Place Award at Veterans HS Drill Meet

Twenty PCHS NJROTC cadets competed in the Veterans HS Air Force JROTC Invitational Drill Meet on Saturday, September 26, 2015 in Kathleen.  The cadets competed in several drill, color guard, inspection and physical training (PT) events against 12 other high schools - all with Air Force JROTC units.  The PCHS NJROTC Athletic Team took 1st place in Overall Physical Training (consisting of push-ups, sit-ups and a 1 mile relay race) after placing 2nd in both sit-ups and the 1-mile relay race. The Athletic Team brought back 3 medals from the competition.


                                  Attention Students and Parents
As provided for in State Board of Education Rule regarding Awarding Units of Credit, the opportunity exists for students to demonstrate subject area competency (“test-out”) for any course for which there is an associated EOC and earn credit for the course through that process.
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Dr. Pollard Guest Speaker at Kiwanis Club

Dr. Pollard, principal at Peach County High School was the guest speaker at the Fort Valley Kiwanis Club on Thursday, September 3, 2015. He discussed expectations for student achievement and extracurricular success; the importance of community support and involvement and efforts to graduate all students who are “College and Career Ready.”  Dr. Pollard was warmly welcomed and answered questions about his goals for the school year.

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2015 Homecoming Pictures

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Scholarships with October 2015 Deadlines!!

Class of 2016 it is definitely time to check out and submit scholarship applications.  For the 2017,18 and 19 classes, there are some scholarships opportunities available to you as well, so make sure that you check them out.
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General School Supply List SY2015-16
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.