Port Charlotte High School is founded on Pirate PRIDE: Preparation. Respect. Integrity. Determination. Excellence -- five principles all Pirates live by in the classroom, on the playing field, and in the community. PRIDE fosters a positive learning environment for all students, parents, and teachers.

PROM TICKETS WILL SOON BE ON SALE - Prom is fast approaching - SATURDAY, MAY 12th! Tickets can be purchased: Mon. April 9th through Fri. May 4th for $70.00 (Off Campus Guest Tickets will be $80.00); Mon. May 7th thru Fri. May 11th (week before Prom) for $80.00; Sat. May 12th at the door - $85.00 CASH ONLY!

Pirate News & Events

Tues. March 6th - Student of the Month Luncheon - 11:15am - Principal's Office

Wed. March 7th - School Day SAT Testing - 7:30am - F-2

Wed. March 7th - Senior Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony - 7:00pm - PCHS Auditorium

Fri. March 9th - Graduation announcements delivered - all lunches - Cafeteria

Sat. March 10th - SAT Testing - 7:30am - B-Bldg

Mon. March 12th - TEACHER WORK DAY - No School for Students

Thurs. March 15th - Pirate Pride to Savannah, GA - St. Patrick's Day Parade - thru March. 18th

Fri. March 16th - ROTC Blood Drive - all day

Mon. March 19th - SAC Meeting - 4:00pm - Media Center

Fri. March 23rd - "Cinderella" - 7:30pm - Auditorium

Sat. March 24th - "Cinderella" - 7:30pm - Auditorium

Mon. March 26th thru Thurs. March 29th - SPRINGFEST

Tues. March 27 thru Thurs. March 29th - Sidewalk Chalk Art Fest - all day - Campus

Wed. March 28th - Senior Easter Egg Hunt - 7th per. - Football Field

Wed. March 28th - Miss/Mr. Port Charlotte - 5:30pm - Auditorium

Wed. March 28th - Nighttime Chalk Walk (for parents and public) - 5:30-7:00pm - Campus

Thurs. March 29th - Day in the Life of a Pirate (MMS to PCHS) - 10:00am - Campus

Thurs. March 29th - Clash of the Classes - 7th per. - Football Field

Fri. March 30th - Good Friday - NO SCHOOL

Sat. March 31st - ROTC Military Ball - 5:00pm - Charlotte Harbor Yacht Club

Mon. April 2nd thru Fri. Apr. 6th - SPRING BREAK

Mon. April 9th - RETURN TO SCHOOL

Sat. April 14th - Pirate's Fleet Market - 8:00am-1pm - Parking Lot


Port Charlotte High School Drama Department will present CINDERELLA, a classic tale of love, perserverence and hope, with two performances - Friday, March 23rd and Saturday March 24th at 7:30 p.m. - in the PCHS Auditorium. Please come out and support our hardworking and talented students while also enjoying a wonderful evening of music and laughter. Tickets prices are $10 for adults, $7.50 for CCPS employees with a badge, and $5 for students. Tickets will be sold at the door one hour before showtime.


Port Charlotte High School will be hosting a College and Career Expo on our campus on May 1, 2018. Local educational institutions, businesses, and trade companies will be on-site and available to provide students an opportunity to explore college/career choices, network and work on communication skills with potential employers, and receive resume and interview tips and consultations. For more information, please contact Assistant Principal Denise Young at 941-255-7485 or email Mrs. Young at denise.young@yourcharlotteschools.net.


Port Charlotte High School has been awarded SILVER STATUS for the 2017 school year by the U.S. News and World Report. This is the third time we've achieved such an outstanding award! We have been rated as Bronze or Silver since 2012! PIRATE PRIDE PERSONIFIED!


Port Charlotte High School is looking for vendors who would like to participate in the newly-formed Pirate's Fleet Market. This fun and friendly flea market will be held at Port Charlotte High School on the first Saturday of every month beginning Saturday, October 7 and ending Saturday, April 14th (the first Sat. this week is during Spring Break) from 8:00am-1:00pm. For more information, please contact Assistant Principal Denise Young at 931-255-7485 or email Mrs. Young at denise.young@yourcharlotteschools.net.


Click on the image to the left to open the 2017 AP Summer Work webpage - here you will find a listing of the summer assignments from your AP Teachers for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year.


We now have a direct link to WeatherBug in order to keep informed about the weather conditions in our vicinity. Click on the picture to the left to open the Port Charlotte High School WeatherBug Alert showing the current WeatherBug status for our area during weather events as well as general weather information.

About PCHS

Address:18200 Cochran Blvd.
Port Charlotte, FL 33948
Phone:(941) 255-7485
Fax: (941) 255-7493
Attendance Line: (941) 255-7492

School Hours: 7:25 a.m. - 1:55 p.m.
School Mascot: Pirate
School Colors: Black, Red, and White

Principal: Mr. Louis Long
School Secretary: Mrs. Debbie Capo

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PCHS Mission Statement

The Port Charlotte High School mission is to promote personal, academic, and career achievement by assisting students to become independent and self-sufficient adults who will succeed and contribute with integrity and responsibility in a global community.

Quick Links

Click on any of the links below to open frequently needed sites/documents.


PCHS MAIN - 941-255-7485

PCHS FAX - 941-255-7493

ATTENDANCE - 941-255-7492



GUIDANCE - Ext. 3137

REGISTRAR - Ext. 3112

CIC - Ext. 3117

NURSE - Ext. 3108

ATHLETICS - Ext. 3133

DEANS' OFFICE - Ext. 3514

ESE DEPT. - Ext. 3125


MEDIA CENTER - Ext. 3005