The auto services program at Maxwell High School is sending two teams to compete for a national championship at the Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Engine Challenge.
The competition has students disassemble and rebuild a complete factory automobile engine. Teams are judged on how fast they can complete the task, while following all safety and factory specifications.Continue Reading...
Three days are left in the career of Greta Coble as a crossing guard. Three days left of holding a stop sign with worn duct tape and guiding students across Skyland Drive, the dividing line between South Gwinnett High School and Britt Elementary School. While seniors are focused on graduation from high school, Coble will face a graduation of her own — retirement.Continue Reading...
Squid ink, flour and eggs.
Standing under the bright lights of Chef Gordon Ramsay’s kitchen, then-11-year-old Quani Fields made a mental list of the ingredients he needed for squid ink pasta and what he could do with it in the 45 minutes he was allotted.Continue Reading...
Gwinnett School of Mathematics Science and Technology was named the top school in Georgia by U.S. News and World Report’s annual Best High School rankings.
U.S. News and World Report ranked more than 20,500 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments, their graduation rates and how well they prepare students for college. Of the ranked Georgia schools, 16 were awarded gold medals, 48 earned silver medals and 43 received bronze medals.Continue Reading...
Five years ago, Lanier High School’s video program was nonexistent. The school, which opened less than a decade ago has transformed from a new video department to one of the best in the county after receiving nine Student Production Award nominations.Continue Reading...
Two graduating seniors recently received $1,000 scholarships from the Snellville Commerce Club.
Each year, the Snellville Commerce Club awards scholarships to students from Brookwood and South Gwinnett high schools who are active in either Future Business Leaders of America or Distributive Education Clubs of America.
South Gwinnett’s recipient was Arnesha Clark, and Brookwood’s winner was Philena Yang.Continue Reading...