Wilcox Central High School

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Wilcox Central High School
File:Wilcox Central High School entrance WCHSbuilding.jpg
The main entrance to Wilcox Central High School
1310 T.L. Threadgill Road
Camden, Alabama
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Type Public school
School district Wilcox County School District
NCES School ID 010351001780[1]
Principal Dr. Lenoise Richey
Teaching staff 41.00 (on FTE basis)[1]
Grades 9-12
Number of students 609[1]
Student to teacher ratio 14.85[1]
Color(s) Red, White, Blue             
Mascot Jaguars

Wilcox Central High School (WCHS or Wilcox), is a public high school in Camden, Alabama. Part of the Wilcox County School District, it serves as the only public high school in Wilcox County.[1] More than 600 students were enrolled for the 2010-2011 school year.[1]


The Jaguars sport teams include: varsity/junior varsity girls and boys basketball, varsity boys baseball, varsity girls softball, and varsity boys football. The Wilcox-Central varsity boys basketball has won 2 past 5A State Championships in 2000 and 2003. They also have a state title in 1985 and one from the early years of the 20 and 30s. In the 2006-07 year Wilcox lost to John Carroll 49-44 in State Regional Semifinals. Then in 2007-08 lost to Parker High School also in the State Regional Semifinals in Montgomery.


The school host many clubs such as AFJROTC, BETA Club, Drama Club, Future Business Leaders of America, Future Farmers of America, HOSA, Library/Book Club, Science Club, SGA, VICA.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Wilcox Central High Sch". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved March 5, 2013.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Wilcox Central High Organizations". Retrieved October 26, 2008.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>