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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...

Peach County High School
2016- 2017 Teacher of the Year


NJROTC Freshman Orientation

July 18-22, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Free bus transportation from/to Byron Middle
School departing at 7:30 AM & 12:00 PM
For more information contact CAPT Jones or PO Bert at 825-8258 Exts. 1614/1620

PCHS ETE Program Certification Summary Report

Mrs. Aileen Jackson and all individuals associated with the Engineering and Technology Education program are commended for achieving recertification of the ETE program at Peach County High School.  The on-site inspection, review of documentation, and interviews with students, parents, school employees, and advisors clearly demonstrated that the engineering program and Mrs. Jackson has a very positive impact on the students enrolled in the program.  All of the evidence provided from multiple sources indicates that this is a program of excellence that includes consistent problem solving, project-based, and hands-on instruction.  The documentation provided by Mrs. Jackson was submitted in a timely manner and was of professional quality.   Mrs. Jackson is very organized, concise and everyone interviewed had only positive comments to say about her.   Everyone associated with the engineering program is commended for having the students present information to the community on multiple occasions. 



The Peach County Engine Team won the Summit Racing Atlanta Motorama

The Peach County Engine Team won the Summit Racing Atlanta Motorama event at the Atlanta Motor Speedway this past weekend. There were 21 teams in the competition from Georgia and Tennessee battling the clock to see who was the best. Our team ran a penalty free 18:05 which not only won the event but also moved them into the number one seed in the nation position. Team members are Dakota Ezell, Daniel Mayorquin, Henry Staples, Kyle Windham, Preston Kersey and Instructor Johnny Rickerson. 


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Georgia Student Finance Commission
Contact: Katie Minich
K12 Outreach Representative
Email: katiem@gsfc.org
Tel: 404.556.0545 Fax: 770.724.9099
Toll Free: 800.505.4732
2082 East Exchange Place
Tucker, GA  30084


NCAA Eligibility Center

Click Here for Guidelines and Academic Requirements.


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.