About Pike County

District Information

  • Pike County is a Georgia Public School System located 60 miles south of Atlanta, serving 3,400 students in Pre-kindergarten through Grade 12.  Developing Creative Problem Solvers ready for college and career through a focus on critical thinking, creativity, communication and collaboration, is our mission.  We believe success in the 21st century depends less on what you know, and more on what you can do.

     

    Mission Statement

    Developing Creative Problem-solvers Ready for College, Careers, and Citizenship.

     

    Vision

    Creating Schools that Students Love.

     

     Operating Principles

    • Given appropriate instruction, time, and resources, all children can demonstrate high levels of critical thinking, creativity, communication, and collaboration.
    • The instructional climate must intentionally promote the development of students' personal responsibility (soft skills, executive functioning, and metacognition) in a caring and supportive environment.
    • Standardized test scores are but one measure of a student's educational progress; more important is what students can do with the knowledge and skills they acquire.
    • Today's students are digital natives, so technology must be ubiquitous in our schools.
    • All students deserve a rigorous learning environment
  • Portrait of a Graduate Portrait of a Graduate

    Pike County's Portrait of a Graduate is an interactive infograph that embodies out district's educational strategy. It includes six intertwined goals that we understand make for well-rounded students, ready for college and their careers.

     


     

District Announcements

  • Back to School

     

    New Student Registration for the 2020-2021 school year will begin July 15, 2020.  Click here to make an appointment. Get all the information you need.

     

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  • Important

    Click here for an update on the required meningococcal booster dose requirement  for children 16 years of age and older who will be entering the 11th grade.  The requirement date has been changed from July 1, 2020, to July 1, 2021This does not impact any of the other currently required immunizations or the Form 3231.

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