Dawson County High School (DCHS) was selected as a National Blue
Ribbon School in October of 2007. This National Blue Ribbon School
achievement is noted as one of the highest honors that a school can be
awarded. DCHS was the only comprehensive high school in the State of
Georgia to receive this honor. Mr. Rick Brown, DCHS principal, and
Cynthia Brookshire, DCHS mathematics teacher, accepted this honor at a
banquet in Washington D.C. on November 9, 2007.