Cullman High School

Inspiring Students for Lifelong Learning Through Character, Citizenship, Scholarship

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  • CHS Theatre Goes "Into the Woods"

    The Cullman High School theatre department recently presented its production of "Into the Woods." It was an amazing and inspiring performance! the title above to read more.

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  • Thompson Gets First Major League Start

    CHS Alum, Keegan Thompson made his first career major-league start on May 4th against the defending World Series champion Los Angeles the title above to read more.

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  • CHS Fair Queen and Miss Southerner Selected

    Congratulations Abby Sosa, CHS Fair Queen, and Ali Burleson, Miss Southerner, for being selected our the title above to read more.

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  • Thomas Makes All-Star Team

    Congratulations to Kaina Thomas for being selected to play on the North Team in this summer's North-South All-Star Volleyball game. Great job, Kaina.

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  • Barksdale Chosen as Good Citizen

    Congratulations to Griffin Barksdale for being selected as the Cullman High School Representative for the DAR Good Citizenship Award. The Dripping Springs Chapter of DAR the title above to read more.

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  • CHS Recognized for Female Diversity in Computer Science

    Cullman High School has earned the College Board's AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for expanding young women’s access to AP Computer the title above to read more.

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  • CHS Basketball Hire

    CHS has hired Coach "Stu" Stuedeman as the new Bearcat Varsity Basketball coach. Stuedeman commented on social media, "Amazing day yesterday! the title above to read more.

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  • Band Honors

    High honors were awarded to several CHS Band members. Awards include All-District Honors and All State Honors. We are very proud of all of these band the title to read about each award.

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  • Bright Star a Bright Spot

    Live theatre returned to Cullman High School this season with the amazing story of "Bright Star", a COVID-friendly production the title to read more.

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  • CHS Broadcast Network

    The CHS Broadcast Network can be found at most CHS events. The program has existed for many years and has helped to create young people who continue to work in the broadcast and production field the title to read more.

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  • Summer Meal Pick-up Day: Every Tuesday

    Any child who is 18 and under can participate. Children do not have to attend Cullman City Schools and children do not have to be school age. 

    Pick up locations: Cullman High (200 meal kits available) and West Elementary (300 meal kits available)
    Pick up time: 10:30-12:30 

    Each child will receive 7 breakfast meals & 7 lunch meals.

    Children must be in the vehicle in order for you to receive meals for them. 

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  • Summer Hours for CCS Offices 

    CCS Administrative Offices will begin summer hours  June 7th.  Offices will be open from 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday.
    Offices will be closed for the Independence Day holiday on Monday, July 5th.  

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    (Books must be read by the first day of school.)

     9th Pre-AP English (1)
           And Then There Were None

     10th Pre-AP English (2)
             Cold Sassy Tree by Olive Ann Burns
             The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

     11th AP Language and Composition (3)
             Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil postman
             The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
             Alas, Babylon by Pat Frank

     12th AP Literature and Composition (3)
            How to Read Literature like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster 
            Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
            Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

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  • Get the CCS App

    The easiest way to stay connected on a mobile device is by using our CCS app.  Get the app today! 

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  • 2021 - 2022 Course Selection Guide Now Online

    The new Course Selection Guide is now available. 
    Click here to open the 2021 - 2022 CHS Course Selection Guide. 

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Cullman High School: Fast Facts

  • Achievements: Newsweek Best High Schools in America; Washington Post Most Challenging High Schools in America; U.S. News and World Report Best High Schools in America; Grade of A; Rated in Top 10% of High Schools in Alabama 
    Enrollment: Approximately 1100 students
    Grade Levels: 9-12
    Accreditation: AdvancEd/Cognia (Since 1963)
    Certified Faculty: 68
    Student/Faculty Ratio: 1/16
    Principal: Kim Hall
    Address:  Cullman High School 510 13th Street NE Cullman, Alabama 35055 Telephone: 256-734-3923
    Mission:  To inspire students for lifelong success through character, citizenship and scholarship. 

    We strive to promote positive learning experiences for our students each day.  Through our strong relationship with the City of Cullman and Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce, we focus on enhancing the learning and living environment for the citizens of Cullman.  

    Browse our website for additional information about our school success, as well as various academic, fine art, career and technical education, athletic and civic opportunities available for CHS students.

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CCS Non-Discriminatory Statement

  • Cullman City Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination/harassment policies:

    Title IX

    Lindsay Brannon
    301 First St. NE
    Cullman, AL 35055

    Section 504

    Dawn Nesmith
    301 First St. NE
    Cullman, AL 35055

    Title II

    Erica Rutherford
    301 First St. NE
    Cullman, AL 35055