All Cobb County schools will resume classes on Tuesday, December 12, on a normal schedule.

Pope High School HS

Tom Flugum, Principal

Kimberly Artigas, AP | Terri Browne, AP | Denise Danielson, AP | Eric Gray, AP | Josh Mathews, AP/AD | Nancy Zarbnisky, AP

3001 Hembree Road
Marietta, GA 30062
Phone: 770-578-7900
FAX: 770-578-7902

3001 Hembree Road
Marietta, GA 30062
Phone: 770-578-7900
FAX: 770-578-7902

Welcome to Pope High School

Inspiring students to achieve extraordinary success!

News and Announcements

Inclement Weather Schedule Changes (ACT, SWAG, Athletics, Showcase of the Arts)

Due to poor driving conditions, SWAG has been cancelled for Sunday, December 10th.  It will be rescheduled as soon as possible.

No athletics or extra-curricular activities Friday (8th) or Saturday (9th)

Showcase of the arts is rescheduled for Sunday, Dec. 17th.

ACT – The December administration of the ACT, scheduled to be given at Pope High School on December 9, 2017, has been cancelled due to inclement weather. The rescheduled test date will be posted at as soon as it is set. Registered examinees will receive official notification from ACT. This announcement is only for those examinees registered at Alan C. Pope High School.

Sibling Transfers

Parents/guardians of a student who has a sibling already enrolled in a District school through an approved transfer may apply for a younger sibling to attend the same school in accordance with District Administrative Rule JBCD-R. This provision attempts to address siblings enrolled in different schools at the same time due to an approved transfer. A sibling is defined as a brother, sister, step-brother, or step-sister living in the same household and who otherwise meets the requirements for enrollment.  The application window for the 2018-2019 school year will be open from January 4, 2018 through January 31, 2018.  For more information about this opportunity, and for a link to the online application, visit 

Pope High School Showcase of the Arts

The Pope High School Showcase of the Arts is Sunday, December 17th, at 7:30 PM in the Lassiter Concert Hall.  The performance will feature holiday music from the mastery band, mastery orchestra, full chorus, and will feature scenes from Elf from our drama club.  Tickets are only available for pre-purchase and will not be available at the door.  All ticket sales will end at 5:30 PM the day of the concert.  Tickets can be purchased here:

Save the Date - Graduation
The Pope High School Graduation Ceremony will be on May 26, 2018 at 7pm.  The ceremony is held at Kennesaw State University.  Please mark your calendars.

Seniors - Last Chance to Order HJ Graduation Announcements

Herff Jones will be taking make-up cap/gown and graduation announcements orders during lunch on Monday, December 11th. This is the last time we will be at the school taking orders before the late order program begins.  Orders can also be placed and payments made at

Congratulations to Mr. and Miss Pope 2017-18!

During our annual Who's Who ceremony, the best of the best well rounded students of the senior class are honored.  Congratulations to Mr. Pope - Hisham Kashif - and Miss Pope - Francesca BurkePlease see their full bios and the list of Who's Who and Superlative recipients here.





Seniors - Spring Parking 2018

To obtain a Spring parking permit, seniors must follow the steps on the Spring Parking page.  The initial step must be completed no later than December 13th at 3:30pm.

2017 ECCCPTA Reflections Winners

The students listed below will be moving on to the state level.  Congratulations!


Camryn Haag          9th 
Sara Tucker             9th
Will Bedell               11th


Evan O'Dell                10th 
Ivy Stokes                 11th
Isabella Daugherty     12th


Helena Soriano             9th


Lily Harvey                   9th 
Thomas Robison         11th

 Visual Arts

Keely White                 11th 
Madelyn Willis            12th
Emma Baumgartner    9th

Fall 2017 Final Exam Schedule

Buses will run at regular time (3:30) on Friday. Buses will run at 11:30 on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Students will not be permitted to check out of school during an exam period.

Friday, December 15, 2017: Regular school day with 7th period extended for the exam.

Monday, December 18, 2017: Students will be dismissed from school at 11:30 a.m. after the second exam of the day. If a student has 6th period lunch, then he/she may leave at 9:50 after the first period exam.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017: Students will be dismissed from school at 11:30 a.m. after the second exam of the day. If a student has 4th period lunch, he/she may leave at 9:50 after the second period exam.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017: Students will be dismissed from school at 11:30 a.m. after the second exam of the day. If a student has 5th period lunch, he/she may leave at 9:50 after the third period exam.

2017-18 Important Dates

Thanksgiving Break (No School) Nov. 20-24
Shop With A Greyhound (SWAG) Dec. 9
Final Exams Dec. 15-20
Early Release Dec 18-20
First Day of 2nd Semester Jan 4


Student of the Week

Congratulations to Ryan Inskip!

Ryan is a senior this year.  He was also nominated as the Matt Hobby recipient for 2017.  Ryan always has a positive attitude and looks at everything with a silver lining.  He is a model student and athlete and we are happy to congratulate him as student of the week!





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