School Information

Assistant Principals

1800 Judes Ferry Road
Powhatan, VA  23139

Main School Phone Number 804.598.5710

School Fax Number

Attendance Phone Number 804.598.5678

Clinic Phone Number

Instructional Day

School Hours

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News and Announcements

9th Grade Student Orientation

For students only, an afternoon with fun, engaging activities to help rising 9th graders better acclimate themselves with PHS prior to the first day of school. Register here.

August 23, 2018 at Powhatan High School

Program Activities 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. - Check-in 2:45 p.m. 

Cookout 5:00-5:45 p.m.

*Optional attendance to the football game that starts at 6:00 p.m.

Operation School Supplies

Community Life Church is again offering help with School Supplies for Children in Need (Preschool-12th grade). Dates for middle & high school supplies still to be announced. For more information or to apply online visit their website:  https://www.communitylifechurchpowhatan.org/oss. Or phone 804-303-6431. 2410 New Dorset Road, Powhatan, VA.

Rising College-Bound Seniors---CLASS of 2019!

Get a head start on college applications this summer.  PHS counselors will offer sessions over the summer to help you get started and guide you through the process.  Sessions will be held twice a day August 6th - 8th with morning sessions from 9-11am and afternoon sessions from 2-4 pm.  Come to as many sessions as you can.  Some of the topics being offered are:  College research, applications, the Common APP, Essay Writing, NCAA Eligibility, Scholarships, and getting your FSA ID to be ready when it is time to fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  Please fill out the interest form HERE and we will notify you with more specific details soon!

2018 PHS Summer School Offerings

Registration is now open for PHS Summer School opportunities. Secondary Summer School will be held at Pocahontas Middle School.  Details about summer school as well as registration and payment information may be located on the Powhatan High School website, or linked here

Click here for the summer school transportation schedule.

PHS Summer Reading

Visit this link to view PHS Summer Reading requirements.

Senior Portraits

Class of 2019, it is time to take your senior portraits. Candid Color will be at PHS on Friday, June 15th to take senior portraits. Rising seniors need to sign up for an appointment time in the front office. Please see the attached information sheet for Candid Color's sitting fees and what is covered in each sitting. If you have any questions please ask Mrs. Parr in room 2030. We encourage all rising seniors to have their pictures taken by Candid Color to guarantee they are in the yearbook. However, if you wish to have your senior portrait taken by another photographer, please make sure to follow the attached guidelines for submitting your portrait to the yearbook.

Senior Portrait Info
Senior Portrait Guidelines

Community Service Learning Diploma Seal


2018 JOIN THE INDIAN CLUB and cheer the Powhatan Indians on to another successful season!

More information linked here.