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As the days of summer draw to a close, the sounds of school buses and children returning to the classrooms is almost here. The start of school is a special time for students and each new chapter will be opened with both excitement and nervous anticipation. We look forward to another excellent year in Decatur County Schools. Our staff has been working ...

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Construction Proposals

Decatur County Schools Board of Education


Construction of the Three Phased Projects

Bainbridge, Georgia

The Decatur County Schools Board of Education (hereinafter referred to as DCS) is hereby seeking proposals from Construction Management (hereinafter referred to as CM) firms to provide CM at Risk services for the Three Phased Projects in Bainbridge, GA. The approximate budget for this project is $7,900,000.

Phase 1 Estimated Budget 4.5 Million

Construct New Transportation Building and Renovation of Two Buildings for Board Office and Support Center.

(Former West Bainbridge Middle School Site)

Phase 2   Estimated Budget 1.5 Million

Bainbridge High School Construct:

  1. Dugouts for baseball and softball practice fields.
  2. Lights on practice baseball and softball fields.
  3. Concessions & Toilets Building and four pavilions at tennis courts.

Centennial Field Construct:

  1. Build Visitor and Home Ticket Booths.
  2. New entrances and screen wall on north end of Field.
  3. Sidewalks (old Elcan-King Site north side of street)

Phase 3   Estimated Budget 1.9 Million

Renovation of Gym into Food Services Building (Former West Bainbridge Middle School Site)

Request for Proposal (hereinafter referred to as RFP) packages can be downloaded from:


College & Career Academy Concept

To learn more about Bainbridge High School's College & Career Academy Concept, click here! 

Parent Family Engagement "On the Road"

If you would like for us to partner with your school, business or community event, please contact Cheryl Guy or Chip Davis at 229-248-2835. We would love to bring Parent Family Engagement to you!


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Our Vision and Mission

Excellence, Engagement and Accountability…..for all.

To empower all students to 
engage and succeed in a global society 
by providing rigorous and equitable opportunities,
nurturing environments, sustained partnerships,
college and career readiness and character development.

Strategic Objectives

  • Increase student achievement and success
  • Develop and improve organizational effectiveness
  • Implement technology for teaching and learning
  • Develop and improve stakeholder engagement, satisfaction, and loyalty
  • Support a positive school system culture and climate

System Non-Negotiables

  • Put students first
  • Be positive and respectful
  • Be consistent
  • Build trustful and relevant relationships
  • Provide all stakeholders with a voice

Teaching and Learning Non-Negotiables

  • Increase student engagement
  • Increase rigor and relevance
  • Increase use of instructional technology
  • Increase teacher collaboration

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Decatur County School System
100 South West Street
Bainbridge, GA 39817
Phone:  229-248-2200
Fax:  229-248-2252
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100 South West Street   |   Bainbridge, GA 39817
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