FORT VALLEY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Peach County School District will close Tuesday, December 11 when the Peach County High School football team plays in the GHSA AAA title game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.
Superintendent Dr. Lionel E. Brown made the announcement in a post on the school district’s Facebook page Monday.
“Congratulations to our Trojan football team for advancing to the 2018 AAA State Championship game,” he wrote. “To accommodate supporting our team, band and cheerleaders, we will close the school system on Tuesday, December 11, 2018.”
The Trojans meet Cedar Grove for the AAA title at 1 p.m.
Tickets will be on sale in the Peach County High School lobby through Friday.
“Thank you for your continued support of our students in the classroom, as well as in their extra-curricular activities,” Brown continued.