The Greater Valley Area Chamber of Commerce


Midway between Montgomery and Atlanta on the vital I-85 Corridor, the Greater Valley Area is four cities in three counties in two states. Our cities of LaFayette, Lanett and Valley are in Chambers County, Alabama, and West Point is in both Troup and Harris counties in Georgia. And the famed Chattahoochee River runs through it, offering unlimited scenic and recreational attractions. Home to KIA’s first US automotive plant in West Point, our area offers diverse economic and entrepreneurial opportunities, bountiful natural resources and an engaging lifestyle. You’ll never grow tired of exploring the potential!

 

EDUCATION


Lanett City Schools

Lanett City Schools, established 115 years ago, is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools/AdvancED and provides innovative education in a small town environment. Whether it is JROTC, Advanced Placement courses, foreign language opportunities, art, drama or music, Lanett schools proudly offer enrichment opportunities for all students. State championship athletics, an award winning band and a military honor unit of distinction set Lanett schools apart from area program offerings. With less than 900 students district-wide, Lanett students enjoy small classes found in private or church schools. A high expectation for academics and behavior is noted through the district’s ability to maintain Adequate Yearly Progress(AYP) as measured by the Alabama State Department of Education and by the implementation of school uniforms. Please call (334-644-5900) or visit one of the schools in the Lanett City School District to see one of the best kept secrets in the state. For more information, please visit Lanett City Schools.

Springwood School


Is a proud and successful private school with 40-year tradition of preparing students for a higher education in a Christian learning environment that focuses on educating the heart as well as the mind. Located on a safe, serene, forty-five acre campus in Lanett, Alabama, Springwood is conveniently located near the Kia manufacturing plant and Interstate I-85. Established in 1970, Springwood’s growing enrollment includes pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. Springwood is dually accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the Southern Association of Independent Schools.
Springwood School