Claxton High School

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Claxton High School
102 N. Clark Street
Claxton, Georgia, Evans, 30417
United States
Coordinates 32°9′47.99″N 81°54′59.29″W / 32.1633306°N 81.9164694°W / 32.1633306; -81.9164694Coordinates: 32°9′47.99″N 81°54′59.29″W / 32.1633306°N 81.9164694°W / 32.1633306; -81.9164694
Type Public
School district Evans County School District
Principal Justin Russell[1][2]
Teaching staff 30.3[3]
Grades 9-12
Grade 9 128 [2]
Grade 10 139 [2]
Grade 11 115 [2]
Grade 12 108 [2]
School color(s) Black and Gold
Mascot Tiger
Nickname Tigers
Accreditation Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Georgia Accrediting Commission [4][5]

Claxton High School is a public high school located in Claxton, Georgia, United States. It is a part of the Evans County School District. The current principal is Justin Russell[1]

Between 1975 and 1979, students at the school under the direction of B. G. Tippins built and flew a biplane of unique design, the Claxton High School Lil' Rascal.[6][7]


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GHSA Championships[8]
Year Class Sport
1983 AA Track (Boy's)
1988 AA Basketball (Boy's)

The school's athletic team name is the Claxton Tigers and compete in the Georgia High School Association's Region 3-A (Division A).[9] Tiger sports teams include:


  1. ^ a b "Welcome to Claxton High School". The Claxton Enterprise. Retrieved 2008-08-15. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Claxton High School in Claxton, GA". Retrieved 2008-08-15. 
  3. ^ "Claxton High School in Claxton, Georgia". Retrieved 2008-08-15. 
  4. ^ "Claxton High School". Evans County Schools. Retrieved 2008-08-15. 
  5. ^ "Evans County Board of Education". Retrieved 2008-08-15. 
  6. ^ Jane's All the World's Aircraft 1979-80. p. 503. 
  7. ^ "Claxton High School Lil' Rascal on FAA database". 
  8. ^ "GHSA Champions". Georgia High School Association. Retrieved 2008-08-15. 
  9. ^ "2008-2010 Region Alignments". Georgia High School Association. Retrieved 2008-08-15. 

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