Twenty-three Gwinnett County Public Schools students were recognized for their academic achievement in Career and Technical Education on Wednesday evening during the 2018 Career and Technical Education Student of the Year award program.
“Tonight was a special night for our students, their families and our schools,” Jonathan Patterson, GCPS associate superintendent of Division of Curriculum and Instructional Support said.Continue Reading...
Lanier High School’s Valyn Turner will represent Georgia at the national finals of the 2018 Poetry Out Loud contest. A junior, Turner will head to Washington, D.C., April 23-25 after recently winning the state competition.
The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Council for the Arts announced Turner’s state championship in a press release on Wednesday.Continue Reading...
Grayson’s 2017-18 Teachers of the Year were honored Monday night by Mayor Allison Wilkerson and the City Council.
Receiving mayoral certificates were the following teachers of the year: Niles Davis, Grayson High; Sherry Aglietti, Bay Creek Middle; Garnet Messer, Couch Middle; Ikwo Poindexter, Starling Elementary; Felicia Alston, Pharr Elementary; Hillery Cambre, Trip Elementary; and Melinda Anderson, Grayson Elementary.Continue Reading...
A team of Meadowcreek High School students and their teacher earned top honors in the 2018 Hospitality Foundation of Georgia ProStart State Championship. Wayne Miles, Carlos Barboza, Jorge Narvaez, Jose Martinez and Arturo Perez won the Culinary Arts state title. The team’s teacher, Chef Simone Byron, won the 2018 ProStart Teacher of the Year award.Continue Reading...
University of Georgia student Kendra Johnson, an accounting major and Duluth High School grad, was recently awarded the highly competitive Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship to help fund her international studies this summer.Continue Reading...