Plains High School

Plains High School is a red brick building with large columns at the top of stairs
Plains High School

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Quick Facts
300 North Bond Street Plains, GA
President and Mrs. Carter both graduated from Plains High School.
National Historic Site

Accessible Rooms, Accessible Sites, Assistive Listening Systems, Assistive Listening Systems - T-Coil Compatible, Audio Description, Baby Changing Station, Benches/Seating, Bicycle - Rack, Braille, Captioned Media, Cellular Signal, Electric Car Charging Station, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit Available, Food/Drink - Vending Machine/Self Service, Gifts/Souvenirs/Books, Historical/Interpretive Information/Exhibits, Information, Information - Maps Available, Information - Ranger/Staff Member Present, Information Kiosk/Bulletin Board, Internet/WiFi Available, Low-Vision Access, Parking - Auto, Parking - Bus/RV, Permits Issued, Picnic Table, Playground, Recycling, Restroom, Restroom - Accessible, Tactile Exhibit, Telephone, Theater/Auditorium, Toilet - Flush, Trash/Litter Receptacles, Water - Bottle-Filling Station, Water - Drinking/Potable, Wheelchair Accessible, Wheelchairs Available

Plains High School was constructed in 1921 at a cost of $50,000. Students attended grades one through eleven in this building, graduating from the eleventh grade. Plains High School did not have a twelfth grade until 1952. Both Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter went to school and graduated from Plains High School. Jimmy Carter graduated in 1941, and Rosalynn Carter graduated in 1944. 

Jimmy Carter National Historical Park

Last updated: April 5, 2024