Gwinnett County Public Schools


Graduation schedule for the Class of 2015


May is a busy time and an exciting time for Gwinnett seniors and their families. Click here for the graduation schedule for Gwinnett high schools.

Georgia Milestones testing in April/May

This spring, Gwinnett students and others across the state will take the new Georgia Milestones assessments. Students in grades 3 through 8 will take an End of Grade (EOG) assessment in language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. There also will be end-of-course assessments for eight high school courses. Click here to read more about Georgia Milestones in GCPS and here for the Georgia Department of Education's website to learn more about these new state assessments. For GCPS promotion requirements, click here.

2015 Tapestry recognizes Youth Art Month

The best young artists from throughout Gwinnett are exhibiting their work in Gwinnett County’s 2015 Tapestry Display. The ISC’s lobby area is currently transformed into Gwinnett County’s own art museum filled with paintings, drawings, three-dimensional art, mixed media, pottery, jewelry, and two-dimensional art, all created by Gwinnett students.

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GCPS Certified Teacher Job Fair

Saturday, March 28, 2015, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Gwinnett Center

Registration to attend will close on Monday, March 23. Those invited for interviews will receive email confirmation and additional instructions.

The AKS: The Core of Teaching and Learning in GCPS

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 Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS).

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Two-Time Winner of The Broad Prize

Broad Prize Foundation

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. 

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GCPS Initiatives

GCPS InitiativesGCPS is focused on four major initiatives… initiatives connected to our core business of teaching and learning and to our vision of becoming a system of world- class schools. We encourage you to learn more about these initiatives

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Envisioning A System of World-Class Schools

Gwinnett County citizens highly value the important role education plays in building a thriving, global community and strongly support the school system’s pursuit of excellence. The finest teachers in the profession, involved parents, and a supportive community are key elements in the district’s quest to become a system of world-class schools. Learn more

A Message From J. Alvin Wilbanks, Superintendent

J. Alvin WilbanksGwinnett 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

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