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.

HB91 - Graduation Petition Process for VHS Students - Governor Nathan Deal signed House Bill 91 into law on March 30, thereby creating new code section, O.C.G.A. §20-2-281.1.  This law provided that students shall no longer be required to earn a passing score on any graduation tests to earn a high school diploma. ...  Posted: 4/14/2015

Valdosta City Schools Names Three New Principals - On Monday, April 13 at the regular Valdosta Board of Education meeting, Valdosta City Schools named three new principals.  Kevin Daw has been named the new principal for S. L. Mason Elementary School, Royce Thomas will be the new principal for Pinevale Elementary School and...  Posted: 4/17/2015

Valdosta Board of Education to Hold Public Hearing on District Governance Flexibility Options - The Valdosta Board of Education will hold a public hearing on the District Governance Flexibility Options beginning at 6:30 pm. This public hearing will be immediately before the board meeting on Monday, April 27, 2015, at J.L. Lomax Elementary School, 1450 Howell...  Posted: 3/18/2015

Valdosta City Schools Purchases Propane School Bus - Valdosta City Schools’ (VCS) transportation department is looking for new and inventive ways to make a smaller foot print on the environment; and propane is a step in the right direction.  Propane produces 60% less carbon monoxide, 12% less carbon dioxide, 20% less...  Posted: 3/24/2015

VCS Celebrates School Board Appreciation Week - Valdosta City Schools joined statewide celebrations to salute the efforts of local school board members.  The week of March 16 – 20, 2015, was proclaimed School Board Appreciation Week in Georgia.  The weeklong observance called attention to the contributions of...  Posted: 3/24/2015

VHS Debate Team Continues to Shine in the Post-Season - Valdosta High School Debate continues to shine in the post-season! The VHS Debate team traveled last week to the GFCA Varsity State Championships held at the Marist School in Atlanta, GA.  At the Opening Ceremony on Friday, Valdosta High School was named the 2014-15...  Posted: 3/23/2015

VECA Poetry Outloud Competition - The English Language Arts high school classes at Valdosta Early College Academy held a Poetry Outloud competition earlier this month; Poetry Outloud is a national competition that encourages high school students to select, prepare and perform rich poetic text then compete with...  Posted: 3/23/2015