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  • Thank you ECSO!


    It was an honor today to present our friends at the Effingham Sheriff’s Office with some treats to keep them going.  Thanks very much for serving and protecting our community and fans at our home football games.  Go Rebels!



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    Prom has been rescheduled Saturday, June 20th, at the Hyatt Harborside ballroom on River street. 

    Students must have paid their junior/senior dues in order to attend.

     If dates are not students at ECHS or are in ninth or tenth grade at ECHS they are required to pay a date fee of $15.00 as well.

    There will be no tickets for entrance this year.  Students will check in electronically upon entering the ballroom.

    Date approval forms are located on the website.  

     If prom date is not approved you will be contacted directly.

    No one over the age of 21 may attend.

    Dues are $85.00 and may be paid with myschoolbucks.com

    Pictures begin at 5:30 for those wanting their pictures made before dinner.

    ECHS will closely follow the CDC guidelines.  Any changes to this date will be due to safety restrictions set forth by our state.

    Other than students getting their pictures made early, students are NOT allowed to leave prom and return.

    If your date is not an ECHS student or is a ninth or tenth grader at ECHS you must use this form to have your date approved.  You must print out this form and have it completed by your date's school.  You can then scan it in or take a photo of the completed form and send it to Ms. Bland at gbland@effingham.k12.ga.us.

    Date Approval Form

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  • 2020 Effingham County Art Show


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  • Certificate of Enrollment image
    When schools are closed to the public, the Certificate of Enrollment required for a student's DDS appointment can be ordered by completing our request form and will be available for pick up every Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at our Central Office located at 405 N. Ash Street, Springfield, GA 31329. There is a $5.00 fee for each copy. You may pay online with Visa, MasterCard, and Discover or you may pay at the time of pickup with cash, money order, or check. CLICK HERE to submit your request. 

    Any Requests received after 12 p.m. on Friday will be available for pickup the following Friday.

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  • Effingham County High School Virtual Graduation


    Click here to watch!

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  • Effingham County High School Graduation

    May 22, 2020

    Please click the link below to reach our You Tube channel where you can view graduation live on You Tube.

    Morning Graduation Link



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  •  Class Night 2020

    To view the Class Night video click THIS LINK.

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  • ECHS Senior Athlete Tribute

    Watch it here!

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  • Holds

    If your student has a hold due to a fee, please click THIS LINK to pay the fine. 
    if your student has returned any items or has already paid a fine but still has a hold on their account please contact the teacher directly. 

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  • 2019-2020 ECHS Awards Day


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  • College & Military Appreciation

    To view the counselors' College & Military Appreciation presentation, please click THIS LINK.

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    For information about summer school, please click here.

    If you are having trouble scanning the QR code on the summer school flyer, please click the link below to register for summer school. The form will be available to fill out on Thursday, 5/21 at 6:30am.

    ECHS:  https://forms.gle/D9FA8Q9QC4gzchbD6

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    Having problems viewing? Just click the link below. 


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  • Want to show livestock?

    Interested in showing livestock in 2020-2021? Please contact your ag teacher for the link to the google meet scheduled for April 23 at 6 p.m. 


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  • Yearbooks  & Senior Ads on Sale

    You can  purchase your 2020 yearbook at this link.  Buy Yearbook Online

    We will make an announcement regarding yearbook distribution when we know a more definite date for delivery.

    If you wish to purchase yearbooks from previous school years for only $50, contact Mrs. Aiken at taiken@effingham.k12.ga.us.


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    The ECHS prom will now be held May 16.  Any questions can be directed to Mrs. Dickerson at this email.

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    Class of 2020

    Local scholarships have been posted!  Please go to the counselors' page....then go to Local Scholarships to print the applications or click here.
    Scholarship winners will be recognized at Class Night on May 19, 2020!
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  • ELA Summer Reading 2020-2021

    Summer reading requirements for Honors ELA classes for the 2020-2021 story are below. 

    9th grade - Click here

    10th grade -  Click here

    11th grade - Click here

    12th grade -  Click here

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    Attention Seniors: For updated information regarding the ACT and SAT and college applications, please click on this link.  

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  • COVID-19: Information & Recommendations

    For Information on the Coronavirus, click here.

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  • The Georgia Department of Public Health released the following information regarding state preparations for COVID-19 (Corona Virus):

    DPH News Release

    DPH will continue to update Georgians through their website:


    The CDC will provide updates at:


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  • Rising Freshman Night

    If you are unable to attend rising freshman night but would like to see the information, click here to see the power point presentation from the meeting.

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  • Senior Meeting 2020

    If you missed the senior meeting 2/7/2020, click here to see the information you missed.

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  • Parent Nights at ECHS

    If you were unable to attend any of the nights below at ECHS, please see the power point presentation below for information.

    AP Night Presentation


    Rising Senior Night Presentation


    Rising Sophomore & Junior Night Presentation

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    Click here to view today's morning announcements.

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  • Right to Know Professional Qualifications of Teachers and Paraprofessionals

    Do you have questions about the qualifications of teachers or paraprofessions who deal directly with your student? Click here  for more information.  Contact Susan Hartzog, Director of Human Resources, at 912-754-1119 with any questions.

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  • Follow ECHS on Facebook!

    Follow ECHS on Facebook by clicking here.

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  • Interact Club

    Want information on Interact club?

    Click here for the agenda.

    Click here for the Interact Facebook page.

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  • Student Parking Permits Now on Sale

    Students wishing to park on campus must have a parking permit by August 14, 2019.
    Forms can be accessed with the link below.
    Returned completed forms to Lori Farley in the Assistant Principals Office.
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  • Work-Based Learning

    Click the link to access the WBL application.

    WBL application

    Click the link for WBL Clock-in

     Clock In


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  • Free & Reduced Lunch Notice

    The 1st day of school is just around the corner. One thing that you can take care of now is to apply for free and reduced price school meals. If you think that your family may qualify you may complete an online application at



    Paper applications will be available at your child's school.


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  • Grad Bash 2020
    Universal Studios & Island of Adventures, FL
    April 24-25, 2020
    You must meet all eligibility requirements in order to attend!
    No refunds will be given for failure to meet requirements.

    Go to room 215 between classes to get an information packet... 
    or click here.

    Suggested Payment Schedule:
    $100 due by October 1
    $45 due by November 1
    $45 due by February 1
    Remaining balance due by March 1

    Mail payments to Kelly Tours or pay online at KellyTours.com.
    Trip #13344

    Click here for Dress Code requirements (per Universal Studios).

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  • Earn Points for ECHS with My Coke Rewards
    Go to www.mycokerewards.comto enter the codes found on your bottle tops to earn points for ECHS.  Follow the steps on themain page to find our school and go from there. 
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  • Fueling the Community On the first Wednesday of every monthParker’s donates 1¢ from every gallon of gas sold throughout our community. You can raise funds for your school by using the Parker’s PumpPal Club Card on “Fueling the Community” Wednesdays. Just pick up a PumpPal card at any Parker’s location. Then go online at www.ParkerSav.com to quickly sign up as a member. Be sure to choose our school!
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mission & vision

    Our Mission
    As a community of learners, in cooperation with stakeholders, our mission is to provide rigorous and relevant instruction in a safe environment to enable all students to obtain a high school diploma as a foundation for post-secondary success
    A note from our Principal
    What really matters is not so much what students at Effingham County High School walk away with in their hands, but how many sparks we ignite in their hearts. There’s no doubt students want inspiration more than they want stuff. The caring faculty member, not the content, determines whether students at our school walk away ignited or extinguished. Our faculty understands that the influence we have on children is powerful. Be it positive or negative, it is lasting. Read more
    New to the area?
    If you are new to the district, you may find these areas of our website to be helpful:
    • Newcomers - Get information about the area including utilities, county government, city and school resources.
    • Data Dashboard - Learn how Effingham County makes the grade by visiting our data reporting area, with links to district/school report cards as well as graduation rates and population statistics.