Welcome to Pickens High School
Welcome to Pickens High School, home of the Dragons!
In January of 2017, Dr. Chad Flatt was named Interim Principal for Pickens High School.
Dr. Chad Flatt came to Pickens High school in 2013 after teaching English and coaching in the Douglas County School System at Chapel Hill High School for three years. Before his time at Chapel Hill, he served as a teacher, head football coach, and assistant athletic director at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School in Fayetteville, GA. Dr. Flatt has also served as a teacher and coach at North Gwinnett and Shiloh High Schools in the Gwinnett County Public School system.
Originally from Sparta, TN, Dr. Flatt attended Maryville College where he earned his BA in English and Teacher Education. He then earned his M. Ed. from the University of Phoenix and later his Ed.D from the University of Alabama. He and his wife, Kelly, have four children: Jack, Ruby, Quincy, and Gus.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.