• Rising Freshman Night

    If you were unable to attend Rising Freshman Night please click on the link below to access all of the information from the presentation.

    Rising Freshman Power Point

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  • Dual Enrollment

    The deadline to apply and complete all dual enrollment admissions paperwork is Wednesday, February 13th for all colleges and universities except for Savannah Technical College.  For students applying to Savannah Tech for dual enrollment, the deadline to apply and complete all admissions documents is Friday, March 1st.   Tenth and 11th graders interested in dual enrollment should see Mr. Heller or Mrs. Moss in the counselors office.

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  • Yearbooks  & Senior Ads on Sale

    2019 Yearbooks go on sale starting June 26, 2018.  You can order at or print the order form from the link attached and return it to ECHS to Mrs. Aiken in room 912.


    If you wish to reserve a senior ad for the 2019 yearbook, please see the attachment below for more information.  Your $50 deposit is due by August 31.


    If you wish to purchase a 2018 yearbook for only $50, contact Mrs. Aiken at


    Yearbook Order Form                           Class of 2019 Senior Ad Information

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  • Prom 2019

    February Special:

    prom dues $60.00.
    March dues go up to $80.00

    ECHS Prom 2019 will be held Saturday, April 6, at the Hyatt Harborside Ballroom in Savannah.

     Prom dues will be $55 beginning September 1.  Everyone will have to pay a $15 date fee if your date is not a junior or senior at ECHS or does not attend ECHS.

    Pay on-line here.



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  • Hello Dolly

    The ECHS Drama Club will present Hello, Dolly in the ECHS cafeteria March 22, 23, 29, & 30 at 7 PM and March 28 at 5:00 PM.  Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door.

    Hello Dolly

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  • Effingham County FFA Boston Butt Fundraiser

    The EC FFA Alumni and Supporters is selling Boston Butts this year to raise funds for the IB Johnson Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded each year to deserving Senior FFA Members who plan on attending college. 

    Details of the Boston Butt Sale
    • When: Saturday, March 9th, 2019
      • Pickup between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM
    • Where: Honeyridge Agricenter - 477 Honeyride Rd. Guyton, GA 31312
    • Cost: $25.00 per butt
      • Must bring ticket stub or ID for pickup.

    *Contact either high school to purchase your ticket.

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  • AP Night Power Point Presentation

    If you were unable to make it to AP night and still have questions about AP classes and your child, click the link below.  You will be directed to a power point that should answer many of your questions about AP classes at ECHS.

    AP Presentation


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  • Testing Opportunities

    February 7th (Sign-ups will be in the Counselor's Office during the week of January 14th)
    March 4th  (Sign-ups will be in the Counselor's Office during the week of February 18th)  
    February 27th (Sign-ups will be in the Counselor's Office during the week of January 28th)
    March 21st  (Sign-ups will be in the Counselor's Office during the week of February 25th)  
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  • One Pitch Softball Tournament

    Rebel Football Presents:
    One Pitch Fundraiser Tournament
    Date: Saturday, February 2, 2019
    Location: Sand Hill Ballpark, 300 Stagecoach Ave., Guyton, GA 31312
    Tournament Cost: $250 per team (you supply the balls)
    Divisions: Coed & Mens
    Game Duration: Two forty-five minute warm-up games, all games will be one hour or drop dead (except for the championship). Brackets preset instead of pool games.
    Awards: Winners of the tournament and Home Run Derby will receive season passes to Rebel Home Football Games + Parking
    HR Derby: $20 per 10 pitches

    Please contact Jeff at (912) 429-8493 or Buddy at (912) 656-5690 for more information

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  • Morning Announcements
    Click here to view today's morning announcements.

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  • Uniform T-Shirts


    The only t-shirts that are approved to wear to school Monday - Friday are the white and blue shirts shown here.

    legal 1    legal shirt 2


    These shirts and any others are for FRIDAY ONLY.  The two shirts shown above are the ONLY t-shirts that are legal every day of the week.

    Friday 1   Friday 2   Friday 3

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  • Shop for these and many more items in our school store!  We have lots of Christmas gift ideas in stock!

    store 1 store 2 store 3  

    store 4 store 6     

      store 5 store 7

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  • Senior Calendar

    Seniors, don't miss an important date.  Please click on the link below for a senior calendar of events.

    Senior Calendar

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  • Student Parking Permits Now on Sale

    Students wishing to park on campus must have a parking permit by August 10, 2018.
    Forms are attached or may be picked up from the front office.
    Returned completed forms to Tami Stafford in the Assistant Principals Office.
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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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  • Attention Parents of Students Receiving Special Education Services:

    The 2016-2017 Parent Survey is now available and we’d like to know what you think. This survey is a Georgia Department of Education initiative. All responses are anonymous and your responses will help guide efforts to improve services and results for children served by Special Education in Georgia schools and their families.

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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 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.