Covington Schools, Shaping the Future
Covington City Public Schools, Covington Virginia

Covington High School

606 S. Lexington Avenue   Covington, VA 24426    Phone:540-965-1410     
Fax: 540-965-5870

Shannon Fuhrman

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Guidance Information

HB 886 Compliance-SCHEV

About Covington High School

Covington High School, named a historical landmark in 2008, serves students in grades 8 – 12.  The faculty and staff at CHS offer a wealth of academics and extra-curricular activities for students.

All staff members at CHS have high expectations for each other, students, and parents.  These expectations are implemented throughout the school-wide COUGAR PRIDE (P-privilege, R-respect, I-integrity, D-discipline, E-excellence) program, which raises the standards for academics, behavior, and social maturity.

Mission Statement: 

A place of Hopes, Dreams, and Opportunities for Success.


  • All Students can learn.
  • Students learn in different ways.
  • Students learn best when a variety of learning activities are implemented.
  • Each student is a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional, and intellectual needs.
  • Students learn best when they are actively engaged in the learning process.
  • Student learning is enhanced by a safe and physically comfortable environment.
  • A student’s self-esteem is enhanced by positive relationships.

Covington City Public Schools | 340 E. Walnut Street | Covington, VA  24426
Phone: (540) 965-1400 | Fax: (540) 965-1404

Statement of Non-Discrimination: The School Board is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination with regard to race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, or status as a parent. This attitude will prevail in all of its policies concerning staff, students, educational programs and services, and individuals and entities with whom the Board does business.