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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 2014 Summer Graduation Announced

Peach County High School proudly announces the 2014 Trojan Summer Graduation.

Graduation Exercises will take place at the Peach County High School Auditorium on Thursday, August 21st at 5:30 p.m.

 Graduates are to report to the  Auditorium at 4:45 p.m..

Participating Faculty, Administration and Board Members are asked to be there at 5:00 p.m.

Contact Mrs. Thomas at 478-825-8258 ext. 1624 for more information.

 


Trojan Softball

The Peach County softball team won five games in two days to claim the Crawford County tournament title.

The Trojans defeated Mount de Sales 8-0 and Lamar County 6-5 on Friday, then they beat Crawford County 8-7 and Lamar County 7-5 on Saturday before topping Putnam County 14-4 in the championship game.

Erica Colwell was the winning pitcher in three of Peach County’s games. She was named the tournament MVP.

This is the first time in the school history that the Lady Trojans has won first place.

Peach County (5-1) hosts Southwest at 5 p.m. on Tuesday.


Parent Portal Workshop

Parent Portal Workshop

                 Tuesday, August 26                    

7:15 a.m—6:30 p.m.

Parent Resource Center

 

Do you have an account yet?

Do you have Campus Portal on your smart phone?

Do you need to set up an account? Do you have problems with your account? Need to know what you are looking at?

We are here to help!

Please stop in on Tuesday, August 26 anytime after 7:15 a.m. for help or answers to any questions you may have. Click Here for document in Spanish.

If you have any questions please contact:

Judy Messer, PCHS Parent Involvement Coordinator

825-8258  X1617

jmesser@peachschools.org


 


State Change in Immunizations

 

Attention Parents of Students Entering Grade 7 & New Students to Georgia in Grades 8-12!

Georgia’s immunization requirements for children entering 7thgrade have changed. Beginning in the 2014-2015 school year, 7th graders and new entrants into Georgia schools grades 8th through 12th, will be required to have Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis) and MCV (meningococcal conjugate) vaccines prior to entering school.

Parents, please plan to have your child vaccinated prior to the start of school.  If you have questions please contact your middle school principal.

Click HERE to view the immunization letter that was sent home with all upcoming 7th graders.


Back to school Info

 

School Start Times


Peach County Pre-K Program

Peach County Schools have been awarded 44 pre-K slots for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year. There are 22 slots each available at Hunt Elementary School and Kay Road Elementary School.  All applicants must be four years old on or before September 1, 2014.  A lottery system will be used to select students for the classes. 

 Registration will be held at the school for which the child is zoned for the 2014-2015 school year. Registration packets are available at all schools or you may pick up a packet at the Peach County Board of Education.

Cick HERE to view the Pre-K flyer in english or HERE in spanish
Click HERE to view the Registration Guidelines in english or HERE in spanish
Click HERE to view the Pre-K Registration Packet in english or HERE in spanish


Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Supports Peach County High School

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc., State of Georgia met for its state leadership conference at Fort Valley State University where local chapter, Beta Rho Zeta, was the host. One of the Zeta National initiatives is Adopt a School. The schools in Fort Valley were selected by the organization to receive this year's donation from its ZHOPE (Zetas Helping Other People Excel) project. Peach County High School was presented with $850.00 that will be earmarked for the Counseling Department, and Fort Valley Middle and Hunt Elementary were given 50+ bookbags filled with school supplies. The monetary donation will primarily be used for academic and attendance incentives and teacher/student recognition.

Pictured - Shaniqua Caldwell (Regional Youth Coordinator, PCHS Representative), Shanessa Ashford (Georgia State Director), Beverly Smith (FVMS Counselor), and Kina Davis (Georgia ZHOPE Coordinator).


Jeff Smith Ford of Byron partnered with PCHS for Drive 4 UR School

Jeff Smith Ford of Byron partnered with Peach County High School for Drive 4 UR School last spring.  Through the partnership, Jeff Smith donated $5210 to the Peach County HS automotive program.  Pictured above, from left to right, are Brian Bearden, Jeff Smith Ford Sales Manager, Johnny Rickerson, Peach County High School Automotive Teacher, and Jason Flanders, Peach County CTAE Director.

 


PCHS FPSP Team Wins 4th Place at International Competition

PCHS FPSP Team Wins 4th Place at the International Competition

Peach County High School is proud to announce that “Global Pathway Students”(GPS) our Future Problem Solving Program Community Project,  won second place in the senior division of CmPS (community problem solving) for the State of Georgia and fourth place in the senior division of CmPS for the education category at the 2014 Future Problem Solving Program International Conference on the campus of the Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa on June 11-15, 2014, where approximately 2000 students competed. 

“Over 50,000 students participate each year in the competitive components comprised of team and individual Global Issues Problem Solving, team and individual Community Problem Solving, and Scenario Writing.  About three percent of those participating in FPS competitions earn an invitation to the prestigious international conference of FPSPI,” states Marianne Solomon, the executive director of FPSPI.


EARNING UNITS OF HIGH SCHOOL COURSE CREDIT BY TESTING-OUT

Attention Students and Parents

Pursuant to new statutorily-required provisions contained within the State Board of Education Rule regarding Awarding
Units of Credit, students taking high school courses will now be able to “test-out” of courses which have an associated
End-of-Course Test (EOCT). Click Here for complete guidelines and EOCT
TEST-OUT REGISTRATION FORM.
 


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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.