Did you know that the GCPS Foundation has awarded scholarships to almost 600 graduating seniors and has distributed more than 1,000 mini-grants to teachers to support local school projects? These are just a few examples of how the Foundation enriches and enhances education by providing resources that support teachers and learners. Learn more In addition, we team with Gwinnett Medical Center to educate and improve the health of Gwinnett County. Learn more
Strategic Priorities 2020-2030 Survey open now
As part of GCPS' process to update its Strategic Priorities for the next decade, it has launched an online community survey. Share your thoughts and help us to ensure we continue to provide the best education possible for Gwinnett students. The survey will take approximately 10-15 minutes to complete. Upon completing the survey, participants can sign up to be considered for a round of focus groups, held in early May. Click here to take the survey.
GCPS honors excellence in Career and Technical Education
A round of applause is in order for GCPS’ high-performing Career and Technical Education students honored during the 2019 Career and Technical Education Student of the Year awards recognition program. From left to right: Matthew Lescota of Brookwood High School, Shama Khan of Central Gwinnett High School, and GCPS Career and Technical Education Student of the Year Juliet La of Discovery High School! Learn more
Kerensa Wing, Principal of Collins Hill HS, named Georgia Principal of the Year
GCPS congratulates Kerensa Wing, named Georgia Principal of the Year! Mrs. Wing earns this prestigious honor as she celebrates her 29th anniversary of serving Gwinnett children. Learn more
2019 Graduation schedule now available
The 2019 graduation schedule is now available online for GCPS' 22 high schools.
It's no joke... 'Think Before You Post' campaign aims to halt online hoax threats
GCPS has teamed up with the Federal Bureau of Investigation to launch the agency's "Think Before You Post" campaign to raise awareness about the consequences of online threats. Watch for more about this campaign in coming months and, online, learn more about how we keep our schools safe and secure.
I Want To…
The new Junior Achievement (JA) Discovery Center at Gwinnett is open for business! Staffed by JA volunteers—including parents and community members— the center provides hands-on experiences in financial literacy for more than 27,000 GCPS middle schoolers this year. Trained JA volunteers are critical to the success of this program. Share this opportunity with friends and family or consider volunteering yourself. Questions about volunteering at the JA center? Send an email to VolunteerGwinnett@georgia.ja.org.
GCPS has been a finalist for the prestigious Broad Prize three times (2009, 2010, and 2014) and is now a two-time winner (2010 and 2014). Gwinnett is the only previous winner to be named a finalist in its first year of eligibility. The system's combined Broad Prize winnings total $1.75 million in college scholarships for Gwinnett students. Learn more
Annually, Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) reviews its Academic Knowledge and Skills (AKS) curriculum. Through this process, GCPS has aligned the AKS to the state-adopted Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE). Learn more
- Strategic Priorities 2020-2030 survey open online
- GCPS Foundation celebrates 10th annual HOF honors
- Mill Creek HS senior earns international art award
- Grayson, Maxwell summer camps run May 28-31
- GCPS' Special Education Job Fair set for April 23
- GCPS Honors Excellence in CTE
- GCPS receives national honor for support of music
- GCPS praised in "Principal Pipeline Initiative"
"The Promise of Gwinnett” campaign is a means of focusing attention on the importance of public education, the role it plays in our nation, and the outstanding schools found right here in Gwinnett County. In addition the campaign focuses on the accomplishments of our students and the promise they hold for a bright future. Visit the Promise of Gwinnett
A Message From J. Alvin Wilbanks, Superintendent
Gwinnett County Public Schools’ vision is to become a system of world-class schools, and our mission is to pursue excellence for each student. Our relentless focus on the vision and mission has led our school district to make great strides… however, there is still much to do. Learn more