6:30 PM School Board Meeting
11:50 AM - 12:00 PM Elementary Early Dismissal
12:50 PM - 1:00 PM Middle & High Early Dismissal
Welcome to the Phoenix High School website. Phoenix High School is a special purpose high school that provides students 16 and older students an opportunity for credit recovery and/or credit acceleration. Phoenix High School staff work together as a team to provide leadership needed to put student needs first. The school has a warm welcoming environment supported by a comprehensive family school engagement program. Phoenix has a small student population. An individualized graduation plan is developed for each student by the administration and counseling upon enrollment. Phoenix High is a special purpose school that addresses a myriad of individual situations. The graduation coach, along with counselors, teachers, and administration work closely with students to monitor graduation plans, attendance, behavior and academic progress.
As part of “#OneWhitfield,” our school is driven by building positive, supportive community relationships. By forging partnerships with Northwest Georgia College and Career Academy, Dalton State College, Georgia Northwestern Technical College, and business/industry, we provide opportunities to collaborate on the direction of our school.
Are you ready to develop your individualized graduation plan?
Please click the link above to view the High School Testing Calendar. The purposes of the Georgia Student Assessment Program are to: measure student achievement of the state mandated curriculum, identify students failing to achieve mastery of content, provide teachers with diagnostic information, and assist school systems in identifying strengths and weaknesses in order to establish priorities in planning educational programs.
The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA) prepares Georgia’s State, Local, and School Annual Report Cards. The Annual Report Cards contain test results as well as other information relevant to school performance toward the goals of student achievement and school completion. The Report Card is in compliance with both state and federal laws with respect to reporting requirements. GOSA partners with the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) to produce the K-12 Public Schools Reports since much of the data comes from GaDOE.
The Georgia Parent Survey contains 24 questions. For parents who do not have access to the Internet, school administrators will allow parents to complete the Georgia Parent Survey at school. All parents are encouraged to participate in the survey, as the data will be used as part of the calculation of the School Climate Star Rating. Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education for analysis. The Georgia Parent Survey is also available in Spanish.
Every year, one student from each of our five middle schools is selected as a REACH (Realizing Educational Achievement Can Happen) Scholar. These scholars, upon completion of the program, will receive up to a $10,000 ($2,500/year) scholarship for postsecondary education... Read more at the link above.
Beginning with the Winter 2019 Georgia Milestones End-of-Course administration, the calculators for Georgia Milestones assessments are changing to Desmos calculators. For a description of the differences in standard and testing calculators or to practice with the testing version of these calculators, click the link above.
Join us in celebrating the 50th anniversary of Sesame Street! The free community celebration will take place Saturday, October 5 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Burr Performing Arts Park. There will be games, giveaways and a Sesame Street character appearance! For more information, please click the link above.