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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...
2014 - 2015 School Calendar

The Peach County Board of Education has approved the 2014 - 2015 school calendar. Please click HERE to view


2013-2014 STAR STUDENT CAITLYN HICKS

CAITLYN HICKS OF PEACH COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL IS NAMED PAGE STAR STUDENT

Caitlyn Hicks, high school senior, has been named 2014 PAGE STAR Student for Peach County High School.  The announcement was made last month by Thomas Morrill, chairman of the Peach County Chamber of Commerce.  Caitlyn is the daughter of Zsa Zsa and Clarence Hicks, Sr.  She selected Mrs. Lakisha Bobbitt, Journalism and Literature teacher at Peach County High School, as her STAR Teacher.


PROM 2014

PROM 2014


Congratulations 2014 Honor Graduates!

**Honors with Distinction

1. Kaylee Holliday- Valedictorian**
2. Colton Cason- Salutatorian**
3. Caitlyn Hicks**
4. Christopher Poole**
5. Abigail Savage**
6. Brittany Farmer**
7. Ansley Morris**
8. Billy Messer**
9. Lonna Sledge**

*Honors
10. Jiquetta Jones*
11. Triteecia Lowe*
12. Kelley Criss*
13. Jessica Mantooth*
14. Jeffery Willis*
15. Grant  Perry*
16. Keyanna  Sturn*
17. Luis Galan*
18. Jessica Sawinski*
19. Ja'Davia Drakeford*
20. Payton Ogletree *
21. Becky Ramirez*
22. Olivia Raines*
23. Martin Alcantar*
24. Enrique  Valencia*
25. Micah  Caldwell*
26. Jacob Hatton*

27. Jennifer Vargas*
28. Ivannah Campbell*
29. Jacqueline Jara*
30. T'Anna  Jordan*
31. Giona McEachern*
32. Lana Gassett*
33. Caroline Layfield*
34. Cole Keen*
35. Cecelia  Aguilar*
36. Alexis Zeigler*
37. Jaclynn Wright*
38. Bryce Woodward*
39. Judith Rodriguez*
40. Nia Lewis*
41. Maria Galan*


Congratulations to Grant Perry!

Today, Grant signed a national letter of intent to further his education and to play baseball at LaGrange College. This is an absolute testimony of the relentless pursuit of a dream and also hard work and dedication paying off.  Grant is the son of Matt and Susan Perry of Byron, Georgia. Congratulations to Grant and his family on this wonderful accomplishment.


PCHS SENIOR WEEK 2014


Peach Co. High School Band Students Perform in Prestigious Ensemble

Peach Co. High School Band Students Perform in Prestigious Ensemble

    PCHS Band students Colton Cason, Micah Caldwell, GerKevia' Freeman & Brandon Matthews  were selected and performed with the 2014 GMEA Region All - Star Honor Band on Saturday, April 12th 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 world renowned composer & educator Mr. Robert Sheldon of Bloomington, IL. The PCHS Band is directed by Darren Johnson.

 


Congratulations Chipper Messer!

Congratulations to our own Chipper Messer.  Last night at the local Fellowship of Christian Athletes banquet, Chipper was selected as the FCA Male Athlete of the Year for the Middle Georgia area.  This award is given not only to the person who displays athleticism and commitment on the field but also plays with fairness and exemplifies the qualities of Christ as they play.  If you know Chipper, you know this award is well-deserved.  Way to go Chipper!


Peach County High Band Students Earn All-State Honors

Peach County High Band Students Earn All-State Honors

Micah Caldwell and Brandon Matthews both percussionists in the Peach Co. High School Band auditioned and earned membership in the prestigious 2014 Georgia High School All-State Honor Band. Students in this ensemble are recognized as the "Best" in the state. To be a member of this honor band, students must pass a district level audition and an extremely rigorous state level audition. The Georgia All-State Band practiced and performed a concert for the general public on Saturday, March 1st at The Classic Center in Athens Georgia. The Bands were conducted by Dr. James M. Bankhead, Music Department Chair, Utah State University, Logan, Utah and by Professor Larry Gookin, Director of Band at Central Washington State University, Ellensburg, Washington. The PCHS Band is directed by Darren Johnson.

 


The Peach County High School Engine Build Team

The Peach County High School Engine Build Team finished 3rd Saturday in Tennessee with a build time of 20:03 and a perfect engine. The team is currently the number 3 team in the nation. They are Dakota Ezell, Daniel Mayorquin, Kyle Windham, Instructor Johnny Rickerson, Henry Staples, Preston Kersey and Caleb Carter.


Art Student Austin Flournoy

Senior Austin Flournoy won 2nd Place overall for his artwork at the high school student competition at the Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, GA.


Art Student Duc Phung

Congratulations to senior Duc Phung who was accepted to Pratt Institute in New York, a prestigious, private school of fine arts. Duc also received a $100,000 scholarship from Pratt to study architecture for five years.

Pratt is 125 years old and has campuses in Manhattan and Brooklyn, NY.

Pratt's undergraduate architecture program ranked 11th nationally last year and was cited in the professional journal Design Intelligence report as one of the top 25 architecture schools attended by American Institute of Architects Fellows from 1937 to 2013.


2014 Youth of the Year for Boys and Girls Club of Fort Valley

Wykeccia Juanita Hill of Peach County High School was named 2014 Youth of the Year for the Boys and Girls Club of Fort Valley. She recently competed in Atlanta for the state honor. Congratulations to Wykeccia from your PCHS family.


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PCHS "GET IT DONE" AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORIAL PROGRAM
This program is for students who are committed to being successful
academically and have high expectations for meeting targets on
their upcoming standardized tests.

When: January 27 - April 24, 2014
Every Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.


For more information and application Click Here.
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2014 FAFSA Financial Aid Workshop

Financial Aid Presentation Click Here.

HOPE Presentation Click Here.

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