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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.



  • Februaury 13 - District 7A Boys Semi-Finals at Livingston Academy. PCHS vs. Clay Co @ 6:00.
  • February 13 - FFA field trip to Farm Machinery Show.
  • February 15 - National CO-OP and D.A.R. Scholarships Due
  • February 15 - Deadline for Tennessee Promise Applicants to file the FAFSA
  • February 16 - District 7A Girls Championship Game at L.A. - PCHS vs. Clarkrange @ 7:30.
  • February 17 - District 7A Boys Consolation and Finals at L.A.
  • February 27 - Buick Achievers Scholarship Due
  • March 1 - Early Admission to Volunteer State - Suggested Application Deadline.
  • March 1 - Wood Memorial and Byrdstown Chapter #404 Order of the Eastern Star & Masonic Lodge # 496 Scholarships Due
  • March 2 - Foundation for Rural Services Scholarship Due
  • March 3 - Tennessee Oil and Gas Association Scholarship Due
  • March 6 - Volunteer Energy Corporation Scholarship Due
  • March 15 - Upper Cumberland Angus Association Scholarship/Tommy Burks Memorial Scholarship Due
  • March 16 - Stan and Thelma Plumlee Scholarship (Manufactured Housing) Due
  • March 16 - Softball vs. Clay Co. Home @ 5:00
  • March 17 - Softball vs. Clinton Co, KY. Home @ 5:00
  • March 19 - Softball vs. Van Buren Co. Home @ 5:00



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
American Legion Oratorical Scholarship
TACD Auxiliary Scholarship
Danny and Cody "Cheetah" Dowdy Scholarship
National Co-op Scholarship
D.A.R Scholarship
Buick Achievers Scholarship
Wood Memorial Scholarship
Byrdstown Chapter #404 Order of the Eastern Star & Masonic Lodge # 496 Scholarship
Foundation for Rural Services Scholarship
Tennessee Oil and Gas Association Scholarship
Volunteer Energy Corporation Scholarship
Upper Cumberland Angus Association Scholarship / Tommy Burks
Stan and Thelma Plumlee Scholarship (Manufactured Housing)
Association of Government Accountants (Business Related Majors)
Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship

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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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