Central High School ~ A Virtual Tour

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Monday, March 2, 2015
Friday, February 27, 2015
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Monday, February 23, 2015
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Monday, February 16, 2015
Friday, February 13, 2015
Thursday, February 12, 2015


School Events
3/4/2015
•  School Council meeting in the conference room
Time: 7:30 AM
•  Golf @ Newnan CC
Time: 3:30 PM
•  JV Tennis @ LaGrange
Time: 4:00 PM
•  JV Baseball @ Hiram
Time: 5:30 PM
3/5/2015
•  Track Meet @ Home 4:30
•  V Tennis @ Home vs. Callaway
Time: 4:30 PM
•  Girls & Boys Soccer @ Cedartown
Time: 5:30 PM
•  Varsity Baseball @ East Coweta
Time: 5:30 PM
3/6/2015
•  Varsity Baseball @ Home vs. South Paulding
Time: 5:30 PM
3/9/2015
•  JV Baseball @ Heard Co High School
3/10/2015
•  V Tennis @ Home vs. Rockmart
Time: 4:30 PM
•  Girls Soccer @ Home vs. Haralson Co.
Time: 5:30 PM


Guidance Events
3/5/2015
•  Army - Lunchroom Visit
Time: 12:15 PM
Recurrence: Weekly from 10/30/2014 to 5/21/2015
3/8/2015
•  Daylight Savings Time Begins
3/9/2015
•  FAFSA Day
Time: 8:30 AM
Central High School Earns Top Honors in Literary Competition   Updated at 3/4/2015 2:25:00 PM
Central High School Earns Top Honors in Literary Competition
Pictured from left to right are literary coach Mrs. Jennifer Green, Natalie Bowen, Caroline Conerly, Andrew Stewart, Dayton Peek, Elijah Green Joshawa Arnell, Kimberly Johnson, Caleb Williams, Daniel Moye, Maya Babbs, Lenora Booker, Addie Battles, Britney Harris, Nicole Poncela and coach Mr. Jamie Biddle. Not pictured are Scott Anderson, Sydney Stone, Jacob Barnes, and Will Henderson

Central High School Students Earn Creative Writing Awards   
Central High School Students Earn Creative Writing Awards
Pictured is Central High School senior Maya Babbs, English Department Chair Mrs. Stephanie Herring, junior Savannah McWhorter, and Principal Mr. Jared Griffis.

Central High School Teacher, Ali Hembree, Selected for 2015 Alice Huffard Richards Teacher Leadership Fellowship   
Central High School Teacher, Ali Hembree, Selected for 2015 Alice Huffard Richards Teacher Leadership Fellowship
Central High School English Teacher, Ms. Ali Hembree

Central Lion Wrestler Dawson Hunt State Runner-Up   
Central Lion Wrestler Dawson Hunt State Runner-Up
Coach Fountain and Dawson Hunt

Central High School FFA Students Build and Install Wood Duck Boxes   
Central High School FFA Students Build and Install Wood Duck Boxes
FFA Students and Mr. Mark Lashley

Central High School Students Place in Kiwanis Art & Music Showcase   
Central High School Students Place in Kiwanis Art & Music Showcase
Chorus student Elijah Green, visual arts students Alana Sasser, Ashley Henderson, Sydney Ellis, and Becca Dawson, and chorus student Dayton Peek.

Run Through the Valley 2015   
Run Through the Valley 2015
Run Through the Valley

Sophomore Anya Dunn Selected to Serve with the State Superintendent   
Sophomore Anya Dunn Selected to Serve with the State Superintendent
Pictured is Central High School Sophomore Anya Dunn

Central High School FBLA Sweeps Region Wins Fourth Year in a Row   
Central High School FBLA Sweeps Region Wins Fourth Year in a Row
Pictured from left to right standing in the back row are Mallory Geter, Michael Mitchell, Scott Anderson, Trent Paul, Maya Babbs, John Jones, Amy Hill, Anna Schulenburg, and Quinn Evans. In the middle row from left to right are Daniel Moye, Darby Turner, Amber Tolbert, Savannah McWhorter, Lindsey Pierce, and Sydney Stone. In the front row from left to right are FBLA Advisor Ms. Sarah Eidson, Kelsi Glover, Bailey Thomas, Caroline Conerly, Katelyn Bennett, Kimberly Johnson, Katie Schmittou, and FBLA Advisor Kelly Bass.

Furichous John Jones Named U.S. Presidential Scholar Candidate   
Furichous John Jones Named U.S. Presidential Scholar Candidate
Furichous John Jones

January Students of the Month   
January Students of the Month
Pictured from left to right are Central High School January Students of the Month Lindsey Pierce, Anna Rainwater, Tambsie Berkeley, Chelsie Turman, Logan North, Lucianna Vinci, Amelia Farmer, Morgan Collins, and Principal Mr. Jared Griffis. Not pictured Jacob Barnes.

Central High School Competition Cheerleaders Support our Troops   
Central High School Competition Cheerleaders Support our Troops
Pictured are Central High School competition cheerleaders as they prepare packages for our troops overseas.

Introducing the Central High School Step Team   
Introducing the Central High School Step Team
Central High School Step Team

Nine Central High School Students Advance to Governor’s Honors State Level Interviews   
Nine Central High School Students Advance to Governor’s Honors State Level Interviews
Pictured are Central High School students from left to right Emily Willett, Sarah Davis, Will Henderson, Anissa Ly, Chris Lewis, Kimberly Johnson, Principal Mr. Jared Griffis, and Lucas Hardy.

Central High School Miss Leonine Pageant to be held in February   
Central High School Miss Leonine Pageant to be held in February

Central High School Recognizes 47 Ninth Grade 4.0 Students   
Central High School Recognizes 47 Ninth Grade 4.0 Students

Central High School Students Donate to My Book Spot   
Central High School Students Donate to My Book Spot
Pictured left to right standing in the back are Central High School students Eric Freeland, Logan North, Anya Dunn, Ethan Hembree, Carolina Butler, and Jarrod Jackson. Kneeling in the second row are Merideth Johnson, Anna Schulenburg, Sydney Stone, and Abigail McWhorter. Seated in the second row are Kimberly Johnson, Savannah McWhorter, Mary Katheryn Denmon, and Alyssa Paul. Seated in the front row are Scott Anderson, Hayley Sims, Ms. Karen Hartley, Caroline Conerly, and Jordyn Scott.

Central High School’s Football Team Named High 5 Sports “Team of the Year!”   
Central High School’s Football Team Named High 5 Sports “Team of the Year!”
Pictured is Head Football Coach Rico Zackery holding the High 5 Sports “Team of the Year” trophy.

November Students of the Month   
November Students of the Month
Pictured seated from left to right are Central High School November Students of the Month  Amy Bradley, Madison Spruell, Megan Evans, and Anissa Ly. Standing from left to right is Assistant Principal Mr. Benjie Cole, Wade Henson, Dalten, Dyer, and Kayla Hester. Not pictured are Sydney Stone, Jordyn Scott, and Taylor Hills.

December Students of the Month   
December Students of the Month
Pictured seated from left to right are Central High School December Students of the Month  Sarah Davis, Will Sheffield, Randon Parrish and Hope Williamson. Standing is Assistant Principal Mr. Benjie Cole and Zoe White. Not pictured are Logan Hughes, Mitchell Anderson, and Lexie Arnold.

Carroll EMC Brightens Central High School’s Baseball Field   
Carroll EMC Brightens Central High School’s Baseball Field
Carroll EMC brightened up the Central High School baseball field by installing brand new light bulbs yesterday. “The light bulbs and installation donation were a complete surprise,” stated Central High School Principal Jared Griffis. He continued, “Their generosity makes it possible for the team to practice over the holiday break as well as play games with adequate lighting.” The Central High School baseball players are planning a special “thank you” for Carroll EMC. Carroll EMC has a rich tradition of community support, especially when it comes to helping schools in Carroll County.

Central High School Senior Accepted to Vanderbilt University   
Central High School Senior Accepted to Vanderbilt University
John Jones

Central High School FFA Competes in Area 1 Livestock Judging   
Central High School FFA Competes in Area 1 Livestock Judging
Austin Cofield, Courtney Farmer, Mitchell Anderson, Luke Hardy, Sabrina Standifer, Taylor Pillow, and Victoria Richardson.

Yearbooks on sale NOW!   
Yearbooks on sale NOW!
Yearbooks on sale NOW!

Central Chorus Students Audition for All-State Chorus   
Central Chorus Students Audition for All-State Chorus
Pictured are Central High School Chorus students Caleb Williams and Elijah Green.

UWG Opera Workshop performs for Central High School Chorus   
UWG Opera Workshop performs for Central High School Chorus
Pictured is the Central High School Chorus and the University of West Georgia Opera Workshop. Dr. Dawn Neely is Director of the UWG Opera and Ms. Jennifer Green is Central High School’s Chorus Director.

Three Central High School Softball Team Members Sign for Post-Secondary Play   
Three Central High School Softball Team Members Sign for Post-Secondary Play
Pictured from standing left to right are former Central High School Softball Coach Jimmy LeBlanc, Assistant Softball Coach Kyle McCarty, Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Rico Zackery, Head Softball Coach David McKenna, Athletic Director and Head Baseball Coach Wes Shiver, Assistant Principal Ethelyn Johnson, and Assistant Superintendent of Teaching and Learning for Carroll County Schools, Dr. Dana Harman. Seated from left to right are Central High School softball players Aubrey Bennett, Hayley Sims, and Taylor Funk.

Central High School Hosts STEAM Night for Cluster Schools   
Central High School Hosts STEAM Night for Cluster Schools

One Big Happy Lion Family   
One Big Happy Lion Family

Central Cluster Community Pep Rally   
Central Cluster Community Pep Rally
Central Cluster Community Pep Rally

STEAM Night   
Cluster STEAM Night and Pep Rally
STEAM Night

Central High School Celebrates Veteran's Day   
Photos and assembly video are ready for viewing.
Veteran`s Day Celebration

Central High School October Students of the Month   
Central High School October Students of the Month
Pictured standing from left to right behind are Central High School October Students of the Month Cameron Taylor, Henry Drumm, Trent Denninger, Randy Hemrick, and Principal Mr. Jared Griffis. Standing in front are Sabrinah Stadifer and Christina Lay.

Central High School Cross Country Teams Win Big in Region Competition   
Central High School Cross Country Teams Win Big in Region Competition
Cross Country Teams

Central High School Students Interview for the Governor’s Honors Program   
Central High School Students Interview for the Governor’s Honors Program
Pictured from left to right behind are Central High School students Jackson White, Emma Bierley, Anya Dunn, Will Henderson, and Alexis Savage. Standing in front are Melanie McCrackin, Brianna Abernathy, Savannah McWhorter, Rachel Morehead, Sydney Stone, and Alley Knight.

Central High School Chorus Hosts First Annual Auction & Raffle   
Saturday, October 18 at 11:00 a.m.
Central High School Show Chorus

September Students of the Month   
September Students of the Month
Pictured are Central High School September Students of the Month. Pictured from left to right are Megan Doss, Joseph Fraser, Alana Lyle, Nick Montalto, Victoria Richardson, Kelly Caviness, and Principal Mr. Jared Griffis. Not pictured is LaMaria Smith.

Central High School Homecoming Parade   
Scheduled for Wednesday, October 8, 6:00 p.m.
Homecoming Parade October 8, 2014

Central Marching Band is heading to Hawaii   
Central Marching Band is heading to Hawaii
Band Director Neil Ruby, Principal Mr. Jared Griffis, Carroll County Board of Education members, Superintendent Mr. Scott Cowart, Assistant Superintendent Dr. Dana Harman, and band officers

Central Band Member Anissa Ly Chosen for Emory University Youth Symphony Orchestra   
Central Band Member Anissa Ly Chosen for Emory University Youth Symphony Orchestra
Sophomore Anissa Ly

New Tests in Georgia   
National PTA
New Tests in Georgia

August Students of the Month   
Congratulations!
Pictured standing from left to right are Kierra Middleton, Garrett Suthard, Jimmy Knott, Principal Jared Griffis, Zachary Borders, and Hillary Shaw. Seated are Anya Dunn and Aisha Lawson.

Meet the Guidance Office Counselors and Staff   
Meet the guidance office counselors and staff.
Mrs. Heather North, Mrs. Julie Meunier, Mrs. Donna Simpson, Mrs. Nancy Dixon, and Mrs. Rhea Wojcik. Not pictured Mrs. Tara Quinn-Schuldt.

What does it mean to be a Central Lion?   
English teacher Stephanie Herring speaks to the Central Cluster giving an emotional address about what it means to be a Lion.
Mrs. Stephanie Herring

Jane Lyons named Central High School Teacher of the Year   
Jane Lyons named Central High School Teacher of the Year
Pictured from left to right are Central High School Principal Mr. Jared Griffis, Teacher of the Year Mrs. Jane Lyons, Assistant Principal Mr. Benjie Cole, and Assistant Principal Mrs. Ethelyn Johnson.

Central High School FFA Creates a Facebook Page   
Central FFA

ACT-SO Kick-Off Meeting   
Tuesday, August 19 in two locations

Work-Based Learning   
Earn course credit and go to work!
Work-Based Learning

Ansley Long places 8th in the nation in the Long Jump   
USA Track & Field Championships
Ansley Long

Athletic Booster Club Kickoff Dinner   
August 18, 6-8 pm, Cafeteria

9th Grade Series Meeting August 19   
6:00 p.m. Media Center