Phone: 706-769-6655 ext. 3301
Degrees and Certifications:
BSEd English Education - The University of Georgia, magna cum laude, 1998 AP Literature and Composition Certification, College Board, 2002 MEd English Education - The University of Georgia, summa cum laude, 2005 Gifted Endorsement, University of Georgia, 2005 AP Language and Composition Certification, College Board, 2006 Teacher Support Specialist, NEGA RESA, 2016
Mrs. Amy Mize
Amy Mize has been teaching at Oconee County High School since 1998. She was hired after student teaching at OCHS in 1997-98.
She graduated magna cum laude from the Honors Program at the University of Georgia in 1998.
She graduated summa cum laude with her Master's Degree in English Education from the University of Georgia in 2005.
She is certified in Gifted Education, Advanced Placement Literature and Composition, and Advanced Placement Language and Composition.
In July 2015, she was a presenter at the AP National Conference in Austin, Texas.
Amy Mize was Oconee County High School's Teacher of the Year in 2005-2006. She was also selected as STAR Teacher in 2008, 2011, 2013, and 2016.
In addition to teaching English, she also co-sponsors the school's chapter of the National Beta Club. Serving our community in this capacity has been a highlight of her career.
Amy loves working with the students at OCHS and especially enjoys discussing literature and “big ideas” with them.
Amy has two boys, Kelson and Brayden, and has been married to Josh Mize since 2003.