School Info

Fort Pierce Central High School is located on 25th Street between Midway and Edwards Roads in central Fort Pierce.  Student population is just over 2500.  Fort Pierce Central High School’s curriculum and sports programs are widely varied.  FPCHS is on a modified block  schedule.  School is in session from 7:27 am to 1:41 pm for students.  All of our services are available during these hours.  However, you can call the school during our working hours of 7:00 am to 3:00 pm, Monday through Friday.


 Mission Statement

 Fort Pierce Central High School educators, parents, and business partners are dedicated to providing a safe environment with challenging academic and career opportunities.  Teachers will engage students in a variety of instructional approaches necessary for students to become self-directed, social lifelong learners, and successful members of the community.

Priority Goal

To improve student academic achievement as evidenced by student scores on the FCAT,  ACT, PSAT, SAT, CPT and FCAT Writes! standardized tests.


Mascot: Cobra
School Colors: Purple & Gold
Magazine: Vasuki
Newspaper: Nulla Pambu
Yearbook: Hamadryad


Where To Go For What You Need:

Administration Office:  for general school business; to meet with administrators.

Principal, Mr. Todd Smith:  The principal is responsible for the operation of the entire school unit and is the final authority on all matters relating to school personnel, financial affairs, instruction, activities, discipline, and procedures.  He works closely with the Superintendent and district level staff to ensure that the policies adopted by the St. Lucie County School Board are carried out at Fort Pierce Central High School.

Assistant Principal for Community of Health and Public Affairs Academy, Ms. Mimi Hoffman :  English Department, ESOL Program, Athletic Program, AJROTC, Textbooks, Title I, building maintenance, Cafeteria

Assistant Principal for School of Engineering and Applied Technolgy Academy, Mr. Joseph Lezeau: Curriculum and learning, Career Technical Program, Science Department, Teacher Certification, Testing programs, newsletters

Assistant Principal for Cobra Freshman Academy, Ms. Megan Guyer :  AVID program, Social Studies Department, ESE, Alternative Education Placements, PBS/Discipline/BIC, transportation, safety

Assistant Principal for Media and Arts Academy, Ms. Kristi Pacocha:  Math Department, RTI, activities and fieldtrips, FPC web-site, School Improvement Plan, Dual Enrollment, Guidance Department

Attendance Office, Mrs. Beck:  admission to class/tardy to school

Bookkeeper’s Office, Mrs. Callanan:  payment of  varies fees

Bookstore: for purchase of locks, Cobra paraphernalia and school supplies. Bookstore hours: 6:40-7:25 am and during A and B lunches

Clinic, Mrs. Lewis:  report health problems or injury; health counseling; secure confidential information concerning health records; sign out of school because of illness; deposit ALL medications; lost and found

Deans’ Office, Mr. Kolodziejczak, Mr. Poole, Mr. Johnson:   disciplinary action and related conferences; SRO; to report rule infractions

Guidance office:  course counseling; scholarship information; transcripts, personal records; class ranking;  G.E.D. (high school equivalency diploma) counseling; information about testing; schedule request changes; information on dual enrollment and post secondary education

School Resource Officers:  report suspected criminal activity; technical information; classroom counseling presentations; report the loss of school and/or personal property; purchase parking permits

Data Specialist, Ms. V. Williams:  provide proof of address change/complete the appropriate forms

Athletic Director, Mr. Jay Stewart:  athletic information and concerns