Mill Creek High School senior Adrianna Marie Rosario traded in binders, books and a normal day of class on Feb. 7 for an invitation to attend the 19th annual National Youth Awards hosted by the Hispanic Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C.
Rosario, a 4.0 grade-point average student, received the National Education Youth Award, one of seven awards given out to students of Hispanic descent across the United States.Continue Reading...
The Susan Chambers Dance Company announced Tuesday it will present a fully funded, original performance of ‘The Trial of Mother Goose” to select students from four Gwinnett County Public Schools at the Infinite Energy Theater at 11 a.m. Thursday and Friday.
Beaver Ridge Elementary School, Norcross Elementary School, Peachtree Elementary School and Margaret Winn Holt Elementary School are bringing more than 1,200 kindergartners to the two performances.Continue Reading...
Laughter, food and camaraderie permeated throughout the Mill Creek High School library on Wednesday. A dozen school resource officers from across Gwinnett County’s school clusters gathered for a luncheon honoring them and their work.
The event, put on by Mill Creek’s DECA Club, is in its second year. This year, as a way to show their gratitude, members of DECA gave every school resource officer a bag that included hand-written notes, gift cards and treats.Continue Reading...
Shiloh High School ushered in its newest academic building, a CVS mock pharmacy lab, Thursday afternoon.
The lab, an exact replica of what a normal CVS would look like, will allow students in Shiloh’s Wellness Health and Education Academy to gain hands-on-training, on-the-job instruction and help students, such as senior Meet Patel, broaden his horizons in the pharmaceutical field.Continue Reading...
The P4 Foundation and Mill Creek baseball will host the inaugural P4 Foundation Day at the Diamond on Friday.
The doubleheader of high school baseball features Mill Creek vs. Marist at 5 p.m. then the host Hawks vs. Buford at 7:30 p.m.
All proceeds and donations will go to the P4 Foundation, which was started by Mill Creek grad and cancer patient Gino Vizzi. Vizzi’s organization helps children’s cancer patients and their families.
Go to P4Foundation.org for more details on the organization.Continue Reading...
Six Gwinnett County public schools received Recognized ASCA Model Program status by the American School Counselor Association, according to a press release by GCPS on Monday.
Duluth High School, Jones Middle School, North Gwinnett Middle School, Parkview High School, Peachtree Ridge High School and Roberts Elementary School are among a select group of more than 600 schools nationwide that have received this national recognition since the program’s inception in 2004.Continue Reading...