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

Dr. Alvin Hudson Named as Interim Superintendent - Mr. E. Martin Roesch will be retiring effective June 1, 2015.  In an effort to provide a smooth transition for the position of superintendent, the board of education has appointed Dr. Alvin Hudson as the interim superintendent of Valdosta City Schools.  Dr. Hudson will...  Posted: 4/24/2015

Junior Fire Marshals Recognized - Over a hundred local youth were recognized as fire safety role models, at the 2015 Valdosta Fire Department Junior Fire Marshals Banquet, held on April 7, at Mathis Auditorium.  “These students were selected by their teachers and administrators at the beginning of...  Posted: 4/24/2015

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

VHS Senior Wins National Achievement $2,500 Scholarship - Valdosta High School senior Amari R. Marable has been selected as a winner of a National Achievement $2,500 Scholarship. The National Achievement Scholarship Program is conducted by National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). She was chosen from finalists who meet the...  Posted: 4/23/2015

Valdosta Has Qualifier to NSDA National Tournament - Valdosta High School had its most successful performance at the National Speech and Debate Association (formerly National Forensic League) qualifying tournament with two finalists and the first national qualifier in team history.  Junior Raja Sadarangani will compete in...  Posted: 4/23/2015

VHS Senior Named 2015 Georgia Department of Education Scholar - One-hundred and eighty three graduating seniors from schools across Georgia have been recognized as 2015 Georgia Scholars, the Georgia Department of Education announced today.   Valdosta High School’s Eileen Chen is one of the students named on this prestigious...  Posted: 4/23/2015