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Help Stuff the Bus Provide Kids the Tools for School

Help Stuff the Bus Provide Kids the Tools for School

Drop off donated school supplies at one of the participating locations.
Congrats to Area Students Earning Samford Degrees

Congrats to Area Students Earning Samford Degrees

5 from the Norcross, PC areas earned bachelor's degrees.
Annual 'Stuff the Bus' Drive Benefits Norcross Cluster Schools

Annual 'Stuff the Bus' Drive Benefits Norcross Cluster Schools

School supplies are being collected through July 28.
4.0, Way to Go: Area Students Honored at North Georgia

4.0, Way to Go: Area Students Honored at North Georgia

Gwinnett’s list of President’s Honor Roll winners is rather long
Gwinnett County Students Named to Dean’s List at Emory College

Gwinnett County Students Named to Dean’s List at Emory College

Students must be in the top 20 percent of Emory College or have approximately a 3.859 grade point average or higher.
Local Students Make Honor List at Oxford

Local Students Make Honor List at Oxford

All had high GPAs at Emory University's two-year liberal arts division
Students Miss the Mark in Georgia EOC Math Tests

Students Miss the Mark in Georgia EOC Math Tests

The Georgia State Department of Education released this year’s End of Course Tests (EOCT) Wednesday, revealing students continued to struggle with the state's algebra and geometry exams.
Local Students Make Dean's List at Georgia Tech

Local Students Make Dean's List at Georgia Tech

12 local students achieve high standards at Tech.
Peachtree Corners Student Named to Phi Eta Sigma at Washington & Lee University

Peachtree Corners Student Named to Phi Eta Sigma at Washington & Lee University

Cody A. Solomon was honored for superior academic records.
3 from Norcross High Named Gates Millennium Scholars, Earn Full Rides in College

3 from Norcross High Named Gates Millennium Scholars, Earn Full Rides in College

In all, 15 seniors from Gwinnett Public Schools were given the award.
Norcross High 18th in Georgia in Best U.S. High School Rankings

Norcross High 18th in Georgia in Best U.S. High School Rankings

But only seven schools from Gwinnett County made the U.S. News & World Report list.
Gwinnett Students Honored by National Merit Scholarship Corp.

Gwinnett Students Honored by National Merit Scholarship Corp.

10 from Gwinnett were named to National Achievement Scholars list.
Pinckneyville Middle-Schoolers Ace State Writing Test

Pinckneyville Middle-Schoolers Ace State Writing Test

The Peachtree Corners school was state-ranked in the Grade 8 State Writing Test.
Meeting with School Board Rep Mary Kay Murphy Coming Up at Norcross High

Meeting with School Board Rep Mary Kay Murphy Coming Up at Norcross High

5 Area Board Meetings offer opportunity for community to learn about their school system.
Gwinnett Schools Seeking Teachers in Sciences, Math Technology

Gwinnett Schools Seeking Teachers in Sciences, Math Technology

Certified teachers who want to join Gwinnett County Public Schools are invited to attend a career fair this weekend.
Election Day 2014 Will Mean Day Off for Gwinnett Students

Election Day 2014 Will Mean Day Off for Gwinnett Students

But the 2014-15 school year will begin a day earlier than first planned.
Bell Times Change at High School to Handle Snow Makeup

Bell Times Change at High School to Handle Snow Makeup

New bell times for Norcross High School students were posted this week. Students will have longer days to help make up for the 7 days missed due to inclement weather.
Hundreds of Students Converge for 2014 Readers Rally

Hundreds of Students Converge for 2014 Readers Rally

Around 100 teams will compete this weekend in the annual quiz bowl reading competition.
Gwinnett Teachers, Students Honored for AP Performance

Gwinnett Teachers, Students Honored for AP Performance

19 GCPS high schools are among the 462 schools from around the state named AP Honor Schools.
Gwinnett Schools Announce Plan for Making Up Snow Days

Gwinnett Schools Announce Plan for Making Up Snow Days

Gwinnett students will have longer days to help make up for the 7 days missed due to inclement weather.