On Wednesday, Gwinnett County Public Schools released a list of 49 graduates who received scholarship money from the GCPS Foundation.
In total, more than 130 students in the Class of 2018 have been awarded scholarships from the foundation, totaling more than $129,000.Continue Reading...
For the fourth consecutive year, Brookwood High School raised more than $100,000 for charities on the way to its goal of raising $1 million dollars by 2025. Brookwood kicked off its M1M March to One Million campaign in September 2014 and has so far raised $511,293.Continue Reading...
At a young age, Suraj Modi would watch cartoons such as “Little Einsteins” and “Jimmy Neutron” to satisfy his interest in science. Now, the rising senior at Mountain View High School putting his interest to use with epilepsy research.
Modi is one of 15 finalists for the International BioGENEius Challenge, a competition for high school students across the world, that will be held in Boston on June 4.Continue Reading...
What is the cost of success and the cost of graduation? Senior Jayvon Nougaisse posed that question to his fellow classmates, parents and faculty during Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science and Technology’s graduation on Thursday afternoon.
For the school, the cost of success has relied heavily on the talented minds of Gwinnett, transforming the school in a little more than a decade from an idea to a state and nationally recognized program.Continue Reading...
Traditionally, the last day of school is a time of reflection on 180 days of education, bonding with classmates and hope toward the future.
For Grayson Elementary School Principal Chris Brown, it’s a chance to celebrate every student’s accomplishment of advancing to the next grade level. Brown, in his seventh year, said this year is different because it is the first batch of students to go from kindergarten registration through completing elementary school under his leadership.Continue Reading...
On Wednesday Gwinnett County Public Schools announced Lanier High School has been named a U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School.
Lanier is one of 46 schools from around the nation awarded the designation, which recognizes schools and districts that exercise a comprehensive approach to creating “green” environments by reducing environmental impact, promoting health, and ensuring a high-quality environmental and outdoor education for students.Continue Reading...