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
GCPS congratulates Sweetwater, Twin Rivers, and Berkmar!
Teams of students from three Gwinnett County middle schools— Sweetwater, Twin Rivers and Berkmar— earned top honors in the G3Drones for Good competition sponsored by the Decatur Chapter of 100 Black Men of Atlanta.
2018 Kindergarten Registration... for the Class of 2031
Kindergarten registration opened on the website of your child's new school as of Mon., April 2, and the process is completed with a visit to the school to submit birth records and required health and residence information. On Thurs., May 3, plan to attend a special Kindergarten Registration event at your child's new school to complete registration. Learn more
2018 Graduation schedule now available
The 2018 graduation schedule is now available online for GCPS' 22 high schools.
Signing Day set for May 8
On Tues., May 8, from 5 to 7 p.m., GCPS will host a “Signing Day” event, honoring students who are planning to pursue an education degree after high school. Learn more
DLI registration open through May 10
Families of rising kindergartners interested in GCPS’ Dual Language Immersion (DLI) program at eight schools-- Spanish at Annistown, Baldwin, Bethesda, Camp Creek, Ivy Creek, Level Creek, and Meadowcreek elementary schools and French at Trip ES-- can learn more on the district website. Registration for the 2018-19 school year opened March 1 and runs through May 10 at 3 p.m. Learn more
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
- Meadowcreek educator earns 2018 Inspiration Award
- Berkmar educator earns national honor and awards
- Maxwell student chefs earn 1st place state honors
- GCPS welcomes the Class of 2031!
- Parent Mentors host event for bilingual families
- GCPS educator named Administrator of the Year
- "Signing Day" for aspiring teachers set for May 8
- Brookwood HS team wins 10th Science Olympiad title
Noelia is the Promise of Gwinnett Today
"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