GCPS Publications









GCPS Publications


The BeThere@GCPS Newsletter provides subscribing families with links to websites, videos, and other online resources tied to themes about parent involvement. BeThere@GCPS supports GCPS' Be There parent involvement campaign that encourages parents to be their child's favorite teacher and make the ordinary extraordinary. Read the most recent issue.





Communiqué is the school system's newsletter for parents and the community, published three times a year. Click here to read the most recent issue of Communiqué.





This interactive publication is designed to provide teachers with a snapshot of what colleagues are doing in the classroom and also serves as a window into the 21st century classroom for parents and community members.






The GCPS e-Newsletter is a quick, easy way to learn more about Georgia's largest school system. Read recent issues of GCPS' community e-newsletter or  sign up to receive the GCPS e-Newsletter.






GCPS SCENE (School-to-Community Education News, Etc.) is a monthly review of system initiatives, upcoming events, key GCPS dates, and good news about Georgia's largest school system for community members and business partners.





Spotlight is a quarterly publication that puts the spotlight on school and staff awards, honors, recognitions, and milestones. Click here to read the current issue of GCPS Spotlight.





Gwinnett County Public Schools has developed an accountability system for improving schools called the Results-Based Evaluation System (RBES). School accountability reports provide consolidated information on a school's effectiveness based on multiple measures and student characteristics. View the most recent school accountability reports.






This publication gives parents of grades K-5 students detailed information about the curriculum, guidelines, system policies and school year calendars. This publication is updated each year. Click here to view the Student/Parent Handbook for Grades K-5.







This publication gives parents of grades 6 - 12 students detailed information about the curriculum, guidelines, system policies, and school year calendars. This publication is updated each year. Click here to view the Student/Parent Handbook for Grades 6 - 12.






For students entering high school in 2012-13, "The Choice Book" provides detailed information about high school course requirements and class descriptions. Click here for more information.





Designed specifically for 8th graders to use during their spring semester, "The Freshman Book" is a preview of their choices for the 9th grade and a sampling of a bigger, more comprehensive book that 9th graders will receive next fall, called "The Choice Book." Click here for more information.





Designed specifically for 8th graders to use during their spring semester, "The Freshman Book" is a preview of their choices for the 9th grade and a sampling of a bigger, more comprehensive book that 9th graders will receive next fall, called "The Choice Book." Click here for more information.






The Strategic Direction for 2010-2020 reflects Gwinnett County Public Schools' ongoing commitment to excellence, instructionally and operationally. Read more about the 10 priorities that will help the school system answer the question, "What should Gwinnett County Public Schools be like in the next decade?"






This publication details GCPS' strategic direction, developed with a grant from the Center for Reform of School Systems (CRSS). Click here to read "Envisioning a System of World-Class Schools."




This publication shares the vision, mission, and strategic direction of Gwinnett County Public Schools, including the objectives of the school system's six divisions, organized to support schools. Read about GCPS' strategic direction.