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.

Pinevale Elementary Awarded PreK Class - Valdosta City Schools (VCS) is pleased to announce the opening of a lottery funded, Bright from the Start PreK class at Pinevale Elementary School. The class will begin on January 8, 2015. Registration for new students is currently being accepted for eligible four year olds...  Posted: 12/17/2014

School Climate Survey for Parents - A growing body of research indicates that schools with positive school climate ratings have better test scores and higher graduation rates.  School climate refers to the quality and character of school life.  The first step to improving school climate is to measure and...  Posted: 12/5/2014

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 and 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...  Posted: 12/17/2014

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