A student is facing criminal charges and school disciplinary action for allegedly assaulting a teacher at Discovery High School in Lawrenceville, according to Gwinnett County Public Schools Superintendent Calvin Watts.
Concerns about school safety at peak levels in Gwinnett County after the shooting death of a student last week. Monday night school leaders, staff, community members, parents and law enforcement gathered for what they called a "Code-Red" meeting. The focus was on school violence and what is being done to keep students safe.
A meeting called "Code Red" is being held at New Mercies Church in Lilburn in response to recent youth violence.
A 16-year-old Mill Creek High was killed in a single-vehicle accident in Gwinnett County over the weekend. A moment of silence was held at Caitlyn Pollock’s high school on Monday.
Brendon Young, 18, of Lawrenceville, was charged with felony murder and aggravated assault on Friday in connection to the death of 17-year-old DeAndre Henderson.
Gwinnett County police said a Norcross High School student shot near the campus died. Police said officers found the student shot at around noon Wednesday about a mile from the high school.
Shiloh High School principal Danyel Dollard said schools locked down after someone may have fired a weapon on campus.
Almost a month after an armed man was arrested at an Archer High School football game, the school announced a heightened security policy at games moving forward.
Superintendent Dr. Calvin J. Watts over Gwinnett County Public Schools recently announced his departure from the Board of Directors for Cognia. This comes amid a controversy about Watts accepting the position in the first place.
Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines tops the list of Forbes' "Best Employers" in Georgia list released on Wednesday. One hundred companies made the list in Georgia.
Officials with the Gwinnett County Public Schools say Berkmar High School was under a hard lockdown most of the afternoon.
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The state of Georgia is investigating whether two sons of a Gwinnett school board member committed voter fraud by voting in this year’s May primary election.
Gwinnett County Public Schools Police Chief Tony Lockhart has the tall task of keeping students and staff at the district's 142 schools safe.
Starting this week, Gwinnett families can receive meal assistance directly from the county.
Students at Gwinnett County's Brookwood High School were shocked when the co-founder of Airbnb announced a special graduation gift during his commencement address: he was giving each of them 22 shares of Airbnb stock.
The Gwinnett County School District is just one of the school districts that will have a more visible police presence on Wednesday, a day after the largest mass shooting at a Texas elementary school in more than a decade.
Archer High School algebra teacher Lee Allen, Gwinnett County's top teacher, said he's leaving the school district, citing a disconnect between superintendents, school administrators and teachers regarding the post-pandemic challenges teachers face.
The Gwinnett County Board of Education and Gwinnett County Public Schools honored a bus driver for quick actions in protecting Riverside Elementary School students when a woman shot at her bus on May 9.
Gwinnett County School officials have confirmed an unloaded gun was found under a seat a one of its high schools.