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Pickett County High School

High SchoolAbout Pickett County High School

Pickett County High School, home of the Bobcats, is a small school that provides students with a more personal way to learn with a friendly staff and students. PCHS is located in Byrdstown, Tennessee which is also home of Dale Hollow Lake. Community involvement in Pickett County is outstanding and for more information on local events please check out dalehollow.com.



  • The Tennessee Credit Union and 106.9 Kicks Country have launched the Dream Big Senior Scholars Program. Go to their website now to nominate a hard working senior for recognition of their efforts and a chance to win a scholarship. Congratulations to Andrew Conner for being selected as a Dream Big Scholar! Wish him luck winning the scholarship!
  • March 26 - Geek Meet at Clay Co. High School
  • March 27 - Football Banquet at Ag Learning Center at 6:00 p.m.
  • March 28 - Tennessee Reconnect at Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) in Livingston. Attend this open house from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. to learn how you can advance your career or change careers altogether and do it with free tuition! There will be a drawing for a $250 Book Scholarship and free pizza will be provided. Contact Teresa Johnson at 931-403-3136 for more information.
  • March 28 - Softball @ Clarkrange at 5:00 p.m.
  • March 30 - Baseball @ Jackson Co. at 6:00 p.m.
  • March 31 - Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Scholarship Due
  • March 31 - Baseball vs. Jackson Co. Home at 6:00 p.m.
  • March 30 - April 3 - Spring Break
  • April 2 - Janice M Scott Memorial Scholarship Due
  • April 2 - Union Bank Scholarship Due
  • April 3 - Baseball @ Clinton Co at 5:00 p.m.
  • April 6 - Local Scholarship Applications Due.
  • April 6 - Softball @ Clinton Co. at 5:00
  • April 7 - Softball vs. Clarkrange at home at 5:00
  • April 9 - Softball @ Jackson Co at 5:00
  • April 9 - Baseball vs. Clinton Co. at Home at 5:00
  • April 13 - Softball @ Van Buren Co at 5:00
  • April 13 - Baseball @ Clarkrange at 6:00
  • April 14 - Baseball vs Clarkrange at Home at 6:00
  • April 15 - Pickett County Beta Club Scholarship Due
  • April 16 - Progress Reports
  • April 16 - Softball @ Clay Co at 5:00
  • April 17 - Softball @ Wayne Co, KY at 5:00
  • April 18 - ACT given at PCHS
  • April 20 - Brain Gamz
  • April 21 - Softball @ Monterey at 5:00
  • April 23 - Softball vs. Wayne Co, KY at Home at 5:00
  • April 25 - Prom @ PCHS Gym
  • April 27 - Baseball vs. Clay Co. at Home at 6:00
  • April 28 - Baseball @ Clay Co. at 6:00
  • April 30 - Bill Penn Broadcast Scholarship Due
  • April 30 - Baseball @ Cumberland Co. at 5:00
  • May 1 - Dale Hollow Lake Marina Association Scholarship Due
  • May 1 - Regions Bank Scholarship Due



The PSAT will be given again in October 2015.

Contact Information

130 Skyline Drive Byrdstown, TN 38549

Phone 931.864.3422

Principal - Jane Winningham jwinningham@k12tn.net

Assistant Principal - Nathan Aaron naaron@k12tn.net

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Scholarship Information

(Seniors have received these scholarship applications)

Scholarship Name
Due Date
Association of Government Accountants (Business Related Majors)
Tennessee College of Applied Technology Scholarship (TCAT)
Union Bank Scholarship Program
Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship
Dr. B. H. Copeland Memorial Scholarship
Byrdstown Junior Women's Club Scholarship
Brown's Funeral Chapel Scholarship
Earl Nicholas Memorial Scholarship
Overton County Farmers Co-Op Scholarship
Trixie Reagan Memorial Scholarship
W. G. Quarles, Jr., M.D. Healthcare Scholarship - Livingston Regional Hopsital
Pickett County Beta Club Scholarship
Bill Penn Broadcast Scholarship
People Smart Scholarship Contest
Dale Hollow Lake Marina Association
The Shepherd Scholarship Foundation (Regions Bank) Log In Here
University Tutor.com Essay Contest Scholarship. Monthly $1000 Scholarships awarded.

PCHS awarded US News Bronze Award.
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Snow Days & Early Dismissal

Should conditions develop overnight which warrant the closing of school, announcements will be broadcast on radio stations WDEB - 103.9 fm, Lite Rock - 95.9 fm and Country Giant - 94.7 fm. TV channels 2, 4, and 5 will also carry closing information.

It is important to keep student information up to date in the event that school is closed early.



Pickett County Schools Nondiscrimination Policy

As a recipient of Federal financial assistance, Pickett County Board of Education does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities, whether carried -out by Pickett County Schools directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which Pickett County Schools arranges to carry out its programs and activities.

This statement is in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Regulations of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued pursuant to these statutes at Title 45 Code of Federal Regulations Parts 80, 84, and 91.

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