About

Mission: “Every student successfully completes high school.”

Vision: “Floyd Central High School provides a learning environment that prepares students to contribute as citizens of a diverse society; pursue post-secondary education and training; compete globally for jobs.”

Floyd Central High School is a part of the New Albany-Floyd County School Corporation which

serves nearly 11,000 students in Floyd County, Indiana. FCHS opened in the fall of 1967 and has

nearly doubled its enrollment since that time. It replaced the historic Georgetown School, which

served grades 1-12.

The New Albany-Floyd County School Corporation comprises the twelfth largest school district

in the state. Currently, the Floyd Central campus is a 97.25 acre complex that includes outdoor

athletic fields and a planetarium, tennis courts, both an indoor and outdoor track, weight room

facility, an auditorium and small theatre and up-to-date classrooms.

In the spring of 2013 and 2014 Floyd Central High School was named to the Washington Post

List of America’s Most Challenging High Schools. The Indiana Department of Education also

recognized Floyd Central as an Indiana Four Star School for the fifteenth time in 2014. Floyd

Central has also received two National School of Excellence Blue Ribbon Awards in 1996 and in

2002.

School Mascot

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Fight Song

On Floyd Central, race to the goal

On Floyd Central, show your control

On Floyd Central, bring us success

On big green and gold machine

We all know what victory means,

Bring us victory!

For our school we proudly will stand

FCHS is in command

And we will back our team in winning this game

Green and gold come out on top

Our team won’t stop

Highlanders-that’s our name!

Accreditation

Floyd Central has a first class commission from the Indiana Department of Public Instruction and

is a member of the AdvancED, a voluntary regional accreditation organization.

 Recognitions and Accomplishments

Floyd Central enjoys the strong support of a PTO Renaissance group, which seeks to motivate

students to attain a higher level of academic success through a variety of incentives. The band,

choir, and orchestra have consistently competed at ISSMA state level competitions and have

traveled and performed nationally and internationally. The newspaper and yearbook were named

publications of the year by their respective organizations in 2013 and 2014. A member of the

Hoosier Hills Athletic Conference, Floyd Central has been named the Boys All Sports

Champions twelve of the last nineteen years and the Girls All Sports Champions for fourteen of

the past fifteen years. Floyd Central has been named the Conference All sports Champion

twenty-one of the past twenty-five years.

An IB World School

Floyd Central High School is an authorized International Baccalaureate World School.  IB World

Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to a high quality, challenging international

education.  Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its three academic

programs. For additional information about the IB and its programs, visit http://www.ibo.org