Pickens County High School

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500 Dragon Dr

Jasper, GA 30143

(706) 253-1800

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,296

Students Per Teacher: 14

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17 Parent Reviews for Pickens County High School

I am a Senior at PHS and I'm no athelete and my opinion for these other reviews are totally from negative people who just look at the bad things and put no effort into school. I have been to ALL the Pickens County GA schools have met some of the greatest teachers of my life. School is not about having ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/22/09

Pickens High is a great school that offers specialized classes beyond the basics. It also values the arts as much as the other classes.

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

I moved up here this year and thought it would be alot easier than my old school. Well, i was right but that only is because they don't care what you do or if you do any of your work. Just about every teacher is there to get a pay check and not to teach. They dont care anything about your future. Out ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/25/09

I am currently attending Pickens High School as a Junior, I dislike this school to the extreme! All the students are rude and spoiled, the staff and teachers are rude and they treat students unfairly. This school is very boring, the teachers do not like to teach and sometimes refuse to deal with their ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/23/09

My daughter is a 10th grader in this system and I have found that her experience with the faculty and staff of this school are rude and extremly unhelpful to anyone who isn't on the basketball/softball/football teams. my other problem with this system is that the teachers don't know their subjects. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/08

My experience with the Pickens county high school is not one of high regard. The administration is inconsiderate of all students except the chosen few. The dress code is unacceptable, and the only thing that saves the school itself from complete incompetency is the few teachers that actually care if ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/19/08

Parent and teacher. Students are well behaved when required. Discipline overall is not enforced. Make out sessions in the halls (PDA as it is called) are common. Some teachers work hard but most allow students to do whatever and still pass them. They lower the bar. Major discipline problems are ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/21/08

My children are doing almost 100% better at Pickens High School than they were at Cherokee High School. I think it is the way the classes are set up to be able to be in the class longer and have less classes per day. It sure has made report card time a great. Pickens High school should be proud of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/23/07

I am a parent of a student that is enrolled in this School and I hope the conditions at this school change this comming year.

Posted by a administrator on 07/18/06

i'm a former student of Pickens County High School. while i was there, i enjoyed probably some of the best moments ever. the teachers were amazing...they acted like they really cared about you. the band program was absolutely amazing. mr. gallagher is one of the best teachers ever and an amazing role ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 05/02/06

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Test Year: 2011
Pickens County High School
Pickens County School District
Georgia
* In 2010-2011 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT) in English language arts, math, science and social studies to students in grade 11. The GHSGT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass all parts of the GHSGT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

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Jasper schools — Pickens County High School is located at 500 Dragon Dr, Jasper GA 30143. 500 Dragon Dr is in the 30143 ZIP code in Jasper, GA The school district for Pickens County High School is the Pickens County School District. Pickens County High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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