Carl Harrison High School

Home of the Hoyas

Welcome to the Carl J. Harrison High School, home of the Hoyas! We're a Georgia School of Excellence, serving high school students in Kennesaw, Georgia. We strive to live up to our reputation for excellence in our rigorous academic curriculum, our many extracurricular activities, and our outstanding athletics teams. We invite you to browse the pages of this site and learn about our exceptional programs, our dedicated administration and faculty, and the many other things our high school has to offer. We know you’ll be impressed. 


  • From the Attendance Office

    We wanted to take a moment to remind everyone of our school policy on tardies.

  • School Council

    The Harrison school council was formulated in 1991 with the purpose to bring the community and school closer together in a spirit of cooperation to solve problems, improve academic achievement, provide support for teachers and administrators, and bring parents into the decision-making process. 


    All 9th, 10th, and 11th graders will be taking the PSAT or ASVAB on Wednesday, October 19! There is no cost for 9th and 10th graders to take the PSAT. 

  • New Shirts In The Hole In The Wall

    Check out these new Hoya shirts available now in the Hole in the Wall! They are selling out fast.

  • Harrison High Teacher Paulette Allard Named Cobb District Teacher of the Year

    Harrison High School biology teacher Paulette Allard rode what she called a Zamboni into the gym as students cheered for their teacher who was recently named their school’s Teacher of the Year. 

  • District Priorities

    Continuing in 2016-2017, the Cobb County School Board’s and superintendent’s priorities for our district is to:

    • Ensure that Cobb is the best place to lead, teach, and learn.
    • Simplify our foundation for teaching and learning, in order to prepare for innovation.
    • Use data to make decisions.

  • Newsweek Announces Top High Schools And Top High Schools Beating The Odds For 2016

    Newsweek recently announced the top high schools for 2016, and Harrison High School was featured on list for top high schools! 


For additional announcements, please visit our News page.