Appling County High School
|Appling County High School
Appling County Comprehensive High School
|482 Blackshear Highway
Baxley, Georgia 31513
|School type||Public High School|
|Denomination||Appling County School District|
|Principal||Gene A. Starr Jr.|
|Grades||9 – 12|
|Number of students||941|
|School color(s)||Red, black, and white|
|Athletics||2012 Class AA State Champions - Baseball;
2011 Class AA Final Four - Football
|Sports||Softball, wrestling, tennis, golf, football, baseball, track, cross-country|
|Rival||Jeff Davis and Wayne County High School|
|Accreditation||Southern Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Average ACT scores||18|
Appling County High School (also known as Appling County Comprehensive High School) is a high school in Baxley, Appling County, Georgia, United States. It is part of the Appling County School District.
It has approximately 1,000 students and 70 teachers in grades 9-12. The students are 66% white, 30% African-American, and 4% Hispanic. 62% of the school's students are eligible for free lunch, above the state average of 50%.
- Byron Buxton ('12) - outfielder in Minnesota Twins organization and mlb.com number one baseball prospect
- Dexter Carter - former professional football player
- Rode, Nathan. "Draft: Buxton's Tools Put Baxley On The Draft Map". BaseballAmerica.com. Retrieved May 16, 2012.
- Appling County High School website (uses Macromedia Flash for navigation)
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