Towns County High School

Towns County High School is a public high school in Hiawassee, Georgia. It is part of the Towns County School District. Roy Perren is the school's principal.[1] The school is at 1400 U.S. Route 76. The school colors are blue and white and the Indians are the school's mascot.[2] The school district is predominantly white, the high school has a higher than state average graduation rate and a lower than state average college preparedness and advanced courses participation rate.[3]

Jean Anthony Taylor, Towns County's historian, taught at the school for 32 years.[4] The school hosts the annual Battle of the States basketball tournament.[5]

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  1. ^ "Towns County High School".
  2. ^ "MaxPreps - America's Source For High School Sports..."
  3. ^ "Georgia School Reports | Georgia School Reports".
  4. ^ Phillips, Jessica (2018-08-09). "Towns+County+High+School"#v=onepage&q="Towns%20County%20High%20School"&f=false Travels with Foxfire: Stories of People, Passions, and Practices from Southern Appalachia. Foxfire Fund. ISBN 9780525436294.
  5. ^ "Murphy girls compete in Battle of the States final". 2018-12-29.