Welcome to the Valdosta City Schools website! We are proud that you are visiting the site and hope that you find all the information you are looking for concerning Valdosta City Schools.
Whether you are a parent, student, prospective or current employee, or even perhaps an industry representative exploring the possibility of locating in our great city, we hope that you find our commitment to education to be one of endless possibilities.
Valdosta City Schools has seen enrollment increase steadily over the past ten years. Today, we are home to over 8,000 students and over 650 certified employees in our 10 schools. We are also home to Valdosta High School which is one of only 26 International Baccalaureate schools in the state of Georgia.
Thank you for your commitment to public education. Together we can keep the Valdosta City Schools moving forward with a commitment to preparing students to pursue infinite possibilities for the future.
Valdosta High Recognizes Scholars - Valdosta High School recently held a reception to honor Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars, Governor’s Honors Nominees and the National Achievement Scholarship semifinalist. The event was for the honorees and their parents. The school thrilled to recognize the 2015... Posted: 11/21/2014
Valdosta City Schools Strategic Survey - Valdosta City Schools started their strategic planning process would like to invite you to participate. On Thursday, November 13, they hosted a Community Engagement Meeting to gather input from parents, citizens, district employees and high school students. Now... Posted: 11/17/2014
Proposed English Language Arts and Mathematics Standards -
The State Board of Education has posted, for a 60-day public comment period, revisions to the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS) in English Language Arts and math.
The standards were revised based on a formal review and evaluation process, as directed by an... Posted: 11/17/2014
Valdosta High School Graduation Rate - VCS Staff and Stakeholders:
The Georgia Department of Education released the 2014 Cohort Graduation Rates for schools and districts this week. On Friday, October 31, the VDT reported a decline in the VHS graduation rate over the prior year. I want to let you know this is a... Posted: 10/31/2014
Georgia High School Graduation Test Administration - The Winter 2014 administration of the GHSGT is scheduled for November 10 - 14, 2014. To register for the Winter 2014 administration, simply click here. If you have questions about this test or any testing within Valdosta City Schools, please call Dr. Cheryl... Posted: 11/3/2014
Sallas Mahone Celebrates Multicultural Day - Sallas Mahone Elementary School celebrated the diversity of cultures in the school with a Multicultural Day Program on October 24th. The event culminated their Multicultural Week with representatives of various countries and cultures visiting the school, speaking to... Posted: 11/4/2014
Georgia Milestones Assessment System Information - Georgia is implementing a new assessment program in the 2014-2015 school year, the Georgia Milestones Assessment System. The new assessment program will replace the CRCT, CRCT-M, EOCT, and GHSGT. Georgia Milestones measures how well students have learned the knowledge and... Posted: 11/3/2014