Washington Post releases list of “most challenging” high schools

The Washington Post’s list of most challenging U.S. high schools was just released. Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology (GSMST) earned the top ranking in Georgia and was ranked 19th in the south and 26th in the nation.

Cardiac screenings for student athletes in north metro  
Gwinnett Medical Center partners to provide screenings to detect, prevent sudden cardiac arrest     

Duluth, Ga. – Gwinnett Medical Center, along with Gwinnett Medical Group and Simon’s Fund, will host cardiac screenings for student athletes ages 12-19 in the north metro area.

Gwinnett County Public Schools Annual Child Find Event

Gwinnett County Public Schools has planned an information meeting in an effort to identify and support students with disabilities who are currently enrolled in private or home school programs in Gwinnett County. 

2015 Kindergarten registration set for May 7:
Gwinnett’s elementary schools to register new kindergartners

On May 7, 2015, thousands of Gwinnett County children will experience their first taste of school as their parents register them for kindergarten. Parents and guardians of children who will be five years old by September 1, 2015, should begin gathering information that they will need to register their children.

Sweetness made with love and laughter
By Beth Volpert-Johansen

The flavors curl right through the air and permeate the space between the front door of the Blue Rooster and the grounds of the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse. The fragrance is slightly Willy Wonka-like as the mind is transported back into the cookbooks filled with cherished tried-and-true recipes that found their way onto tables at family reunions, church dinners, and community picnics.