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Eastside High School

10245 Eagle Drive
Covington, GA 30014
Mr. Jeff Cher, Principal
Dr. Gloria Griffith, Assistant Principal
Dr. Philip Davidson, Assistant Principal
Mr. Bart Buff, Assistant Principal
Phone (770) 784-2920/Fax (770) 784-2918 

Eastside Web Site

Grades Served: 9-12
Mascot: Eagles
School Colors: Green & Silver
Original Building Built in 1994
Classroom Additions: 2002

Programs: Quest, Advanced Courses, Advanced Placement Courses

Organizations & Clubs: The Pride of Eastside Eagle Bands, Baseball, Softball, Football, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball, Cheerleading, Track, Wrestling, FCCLA, Key Club, FFA, FCA, Naturalist Club, Latin Club, Image Club, FBLA, Drama, Curamus Club

Awards/Recognitions: 2008 Newton County Teacher of the Year, 2006 Newton County Teacher of Year, 2004 State Marketing Contest Winner, 2004 State Wrestling Champion, Governors Honors Students, Multiple U.S. Military Academy Nominees, American Choral Directors Southern Division Honor Choir Members, FCCLA State Winner 2002 Families Acting for Community Traffic Safety Award, Scholarships in Excess of $1 Million 4 Consecutive Years, 1997 Newton County Teacher of the Year, and 1997 Georgia Teacher of the Year Semi-Finalist.

Feeder Schools:
Indian Creek & Cousins

(From Atlanta) Travel east on I-20 to exit 93 (Hazelbrand Road) and turn right. Continue straight through the lighted intersection with Highway 278. The school is located approximately one mile from the light on the left side of the road.