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Graduation Information

Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 27, 2016.

NO ONE will be allowed in the stadium until after 5:30 p.m.

Graduates need to be here and dressed (with cap and gown) by NO LATER than 6:30 p.m.

Graduates will be the only ones allowed to park in the student parking lot other than handicapped.  
In order to park in handicapped you must have a legal decal or sticker displayed on or in the vehicle.

ALL OTHER PARKING will be at White County Intermediate School or 
White County Soccer Complex and shuttles will run to the high school.

Graduation will start at 8:00 p.m.
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In the event of inclement weather, we will hold off as long as possible in order to get graduation in this evening,  
Should this not be possible, we will hold graduation at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 28th, in the stadium.


White County Public Charter School System and Transgender Rights
A Statement from the Superintendent
May 19, 2016

Last Friday, May 13, 2016, White County Public Charter School System received a letter from
representatives of the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Education providing
guidance on how public school systems receiving federal funds should recognize the rights of
transgender students. At this point, there remains a question to what, if any, force of law the letter
carries. I believe these issues will ultimately be decided in Congress and in the courts. There remains
much ambiguity around what will be required and/or mandated by law. I would like to be clear. As
superintendent of schools in White County, I serve each and every individual child in our school system
and treat each child as if he or she were one of my own children. We, as a system, do and will treat
every student with respect and dignity. White County students do and will treat one another with
dignity and respect. White County Public Charter School System does not now nor will in the future
tolerate any discrimination or harassment of any student for any reason. As we wait for more direction
and guidance in this matter, we will continue our practice of having students use the restroom facilities
designated for their biological sex (sex as listed on the child’s birth certificate). Any student who may be
uncomfortable using the restroom facility of his/her designated biological sex should contact his/her
school principal and we will make accommodations for that child. In White County, we now and will
forever love, care for and respect the dignity of every child we serve.


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To Know, Value, & Inspire Every Child


Deeply honored to be recognized as a Digital School Districts 
First Place Winner for 2015-2016 by the Center for Digital Education.

It's official.  The White County Intermediate School will become
Tesnatee Gap Elementary School beginning next school year.

In addition, Jack P. Nix  Primary School will become  Jack P. Nix Elementary School.
All lower grade schools will be K-5.



For street lists, and teacher assignments for JPN and WCIS, Click Here.





White County Charter School District is proud to announce the achievement and status of the Georgia School Boards Association’s (GSBA) 2015 Quality School Board recognition. The recognition program was designed to showcase best practices in school governance and leadership.  GSBA recognizes good school board governance to foster educational community cultures in order to advance student learning and achievement. 





We Congratulate our Teachers of the Year with Robin Shelnut as our District Winner!



 WCMS Named Breakout Middle School

White County Middle School was recently named as one of the state’s  “Breakout Middle Schools” by the Georgia Association of Secondary School  Principals.   

This award is designed to identify, recognize, and showcase Georgia middle schools that are high achieving or dramatically improving student achievement. The award is considered the highest honor a middle school can earn through the organization.

The school will be officially recognized at the GASSP Fall Conference later this month in Savannah.



White County High School ranked among BEST in Georgia according to "US News & World Report" rankings.  Click here for full story.


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