Red Devils will stay in 7-A in 2002-2003 but Athens schools & Buford move

October 05, 2001

The Georgia High School Association has released its proposed alignment for the 2002-03 and 2003-04 school years. LCHS stays in 7-A with Aquinas, Warren County, GMC, and Glascock County. Athens Academy, Social Circle, and Athens Christian move from 7-A to 8-A. Johnson County, Twiggs County, and the new Taliaferro County High join 7-A. Class A power Buford will move from 8-A to 8-AA. Washington-Wilkes remains in 7-AA. The final alignment is available at the GHSA site (link below).

10/2/01: GHSA looks at "isolation policy" to allow some schools to move down in class, and possibly sixth class for the largest schools. Macon Telegraph article (Isolation policy was not approved by GHSA.)

10/2/01: GHSA looks at "isolation policy" to allow some schools to move down in class, and possibly sixth class for the largest schools. (Isolation policy was not approved by GHSA.)



Complete Alignment at GHSA website
Augusta Chronicle story