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  1. Gwinnett County, Georgia's Brookwood High School band spells out racial slur with instrument covers during half-time show  CBS News
  2. Principal: Six to face discipline over racial slur during Brookwood band show
  3. High school halftime show racial slur was planned prank  Atlanta Journal Constitution
  4. Brookwood Principal: Marching band members who spelled out racial slur say they planned it WXIA
  5. Georgia marching band members spell racial slur during halftime performance  USA TODAY High School Sports
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GA High School Band Spells Out Racial Slur During Performance

High School Band Spells Out Racial Slur - Snellville, GA - A Snellville High School Principal is apologizing after the school's marching band spelled out a racial ...

Brookwood High to name theater after longtime directors Patty and Ken Lindahl

The Gwinnett County Public Schools Board of Education approved a request to change Brookwood High School's theater to honor long time theater directors ...

Georgia High School Will Punish Students for Band's Racial Slur  Newsweek

Brookwood High School will punish four band members who pulled stunt last week and two students who lied to school authorities about it.

50 Best Band Directors, Including This One In Georgia

Georgia Band Director One Of Best In The US - Snellville, GA - Music is important to people, and this band director in Georgia is recognized among the best in ...

Here are Gwinnett County’s largest high schools  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Gwinnett County Public Schools conducts multiple enrollment counts in the beginning of each year. Its most recent numbers show that Mill Creek High School is ...

Gwinnett school board approves contract for Brookwood classroom addition

Gwinnett County Public Schools is moving closer to a major expansion and renovation of Brookwood High School that will, according to Principal Bo Ford, ...

Lilburn Police seeking information after Brookwood grad gunned down outside bowling alley

Lilburn police are asking the public to come forward with any information regarding a shooting outside the Brunswick Zone bowling alley in Lilburn that left a ...

2018 Brookwood Broncos Football Preview | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A preseason look at the Brookwood Broncos high school football program.

Gwinnett County Public Schools announces 2019 graduation dates, times

Gwinnett County Public Schools has released graduation dates and times for the district's 22 high schools, with the majority being held at the Infinite Energy ...

Brookwood student arrested after posting threat on social media

A Brookwood High School student was arrested and charged with terroristic threats on Wednesday after making several social media posts.

3 Snellville Shark Tank Competitors Win At Gwinnett Event

3 Snellville Shark Tank Competitors Win - Snellville, GA - Three winners in Partnership Gwinnett's first-ever Amazing Student Entrepreneur competition got their ...

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: 21 GCPS high schools receive AP Honors designation

Twenty-one Gwinnett County public high schools have been named AP Honors Schools, according to the Georgia Department of Education. Six of those schools ...

HS marching band members spell out racial slur at game. Then races of guilty parties are revealed.

After members of a Georgia high school marching band spelled out a racial slur during a halftime show last Friday, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported that ...

Brookwood community remembers student who died suddenly | News

Brookwood High School senior Nate Schmitt passed away Friday evening suddenly leaving family, classmates and the community grieving.

DEEP SOUTH CLASSIC: Brookwood's 27th annual tournament features strong in-state girls slate  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Brookwood basketball tradition of the Deep South Classic continues with the 27th edition, beginning Thursday with first-round boys and girls games starting at 3 ...

ABC names Brookwood High grad Amy Robach '20/20' co-anchor

ABC announced on Tuesday that Amy Robach, a Brookwood graduate, will be joining David Muir as co-host of the show 20/20.

Brookwood teacher named to UGA's 40 Under 40 list | News

Brookwood teacher Carrie Settles Livers was named as a member of the UGA 40 Under 40 list on Tuesday for the 2018 year.

Beloved athletic official Ann Smith's promotion to GCPS position leaves void at Brookwood  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Brookwood's athletic department is in transition mode this summer because Ann Smith has accepted a promotion within the Gwinnett County Public Schools ...

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Brookwood raises $100000 for charities

Brookwood High School raised more than $100000 for charities for a fourth consecutive year, two Berkmar students had their film bought by Blue Salt Studios ...

Snellville teen drafted to the Chicago White Sox after losing parents WXIA

This Brookwood baseball player shares his story of loss and support that inspired the White Sox to draft him in the 38th round.

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Parkview dodgeball tournament raises more than $2000

Parkview Cluster Foundation raised more than $2000 for its school through a dodgeball tournament, Brookwood High School's science olympiad team won the ...

As student numbers continue to rise, Gwinnett schools are finding ways to cope, thrive

The student population across Gwinnett County Public Schools continues to rise. What are some of the things GCPS is doing to prevent overcrowding?

GCPS releases enrollment numbers; Mill Creek HS largest school in the county

GCPS released its enrollment numbers. Here is a look at the enrollment at each of the schools in the district.

Dominant first quarter lifts Parkview over Brookwood 31-2 | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

The last two Brookwood-Parkview games were decided by a combined four points in favor of Brookwood. The No. 3 Panthers countered by beating the Broncos ...

Run, carnival keep Amanda Riley's memory alive | News

The Amanda Riley Foundation is hosting its inaugural Riley Run and Carnival Fun Day on April 28 at Brookwood High School.

Police: Brookwood teacher exposed genitals while asking woman for directions

A Brookwood High School teacher is alleged to have been masturbating in his truck while asking a woman for directions, according to a Gwinnett County police ...

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: GCPS students awarded scholarships by Snellville Commerce Club

The Snellville Commerce Club awarded two students with $1000 each, the Young Leaders Scholarship was awarded to five GCPS seniors and.

2018-19 Brookwood Girls Basketball Preview | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A breakdown of the Brookwood girls basketball team entering the 2018-19 season.

Gwinnett County Public Schools preparing for new health science school in Meadowcreek area

Gwinnett County Public Schools is preparing for its newest school in the Meadowcreek cluster to be ready for use by Aug. 2019.

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Brookwood teacher named 2018 Leavey Awards recipient

Brookwood High School teacher Carrie Settles-Livers was recently named one of eight recipients of the 2018 Leavey Awards for Excellence in Private ...

Apprenticeship program prepares Gwinnett students at Delta Community Credit Union

Four Gwinnett County Public Schools students are working at Delta Community Credit Union locations in Buford, Duluth, Suwanee and Snellville as part of a ...

Witnesses: Woman who hit teen checked car damage then drove off  WSB Atlanta

The teen was left with a broken elbow, staples from a big gash in his head and lots of road rash.

Getting to Know … Jason Jones | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A Q&A with Brookwood High School defensive line coach Jason Jones.

Brookwood grad Jennifer Bowles finds her niche on Broadway

Very shy as a teen, Jennifer Bowles has gone on to a career that always has her in front of a crowd.

South Gwinnett High School student arrested for making threat to school

A 16-year-old South Gwinnett High School student was arrested on Saturday for making a terroristic threat on social media.

GCPS announces finalists for 2018-19 teacher of the year

Gwinnett County Public Schools announced six finalist for Gwinnett County Teacher of the Year on Thursday.

Shiloh grad Everton Blair wins historic school board election, Steve Knudsen also wins seat

Everton Blair became the first African American to be elected to the Gwinnett County Public Schools Board of Education Tuesday evening.

DEEP SOUTH CLASSIC ROUNDUP: Jackson's 27 points power South boys past Strom Thurmond  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A roundup of the rest of Gwinnett's action in the Deep South Classic high school basketball tournament at Brookwood.

GCPS' four-year graduation rate rises, remains above state average

2017-18 seniors from Gwinnett County Public Schools had a higher graduation rate than the state average according to a release by the Department of ...

These are the biggest high schools in Gwinnett County  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Gwinnett County Public Schools is the largest district in Georgia, with 179,359 students recorded in its post-Labor Day count this year. That is up by 7,069 ...

GCPS to host substitute teaching fair | News

Gwinnett County Public Schools is hosting a substitute teacher fair on Tuesday at Shiloh High School from 4-6 p.m..

Brookwood student wins art award, earns $20K scholarship to SCAD

Brookwood High School senior Jacob Taylor has used his passion for art to get him a $20000 scholarship from SCAD.

GSMST ranked top school in Georgia by U.S. News and World Report; 9 others listed

GSMST was ranked the number one school in Georgia by U.S. News and World Report. Nine other Gwinnett County Public Schools were ranked nationally at ...

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Peachtree Elementary students leave handprints at Peachtree Corners' Children's Plaza

A group of students from Peachtree Elementary School gathered on the Town Center plaza in Peachtree Corners and placed their handprints in the wet cement ...

Bainbridge places in Top 10 at Lake Seminole Open - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Bainbridge bass anglers Jackson Conley and Bruson Fain took fourth place and Hunter Davis and Gabe Dunaway took fifth place at the 2019 Bass Pro Shops ...

Gwinnett native gets role in Netflix's 'Dumplin'' starring Jennifer Aniston

Although Alon McKlveen's appearance in the new Netflix feature film “Dumplin'” is short, it's memorable nonetheless.

GCPS students top statewide and national SAT score averages

Gwinnett County Public Schools students scored higher than the state and national average on the SAT during the 2017-18 school year.

Weekly restaurant health inspections for Sept. 24 | News

Each week the Daily Post takes a snapshot of recent health scores from around the county that have been released by the Gwinnett County Health Department.

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Lilburn Middle hosts Miss Lilburn Middle pageant

Five Gwinnett graduates receive scholarships, Brookwood High's peer leading program received national certification and Lilburn Middle School recently hosted ...

GCPS announces local teachers of the year | News

Gwinnett County Public Schools unveiled all 137 local teacher of the year winners. The district will begin to narrow down the list in the fall before announcing its ...

Longtime crossing guard retiring after 47 years | News

Greta Coble, a Snellville resident, has spent the last 47 years as a crossing guard for her alma mater South Gwinnett High School. Coble will be retiring on June ...

New Principal Coming to Brookwood High School

Brookwood High School is getting a new leader this year as current Principal Debra Dees moves to a new position with Gwinnett County Public Schools.

Brookwood High School grads flock to their alma mater to coach, teach  Gwinnett Prep Sports

The Brookwood coaching staff features 18 coaches on staff who are alums of the high school, including eight head coaches.

Lawrenceville business sets goal to pay off all elementary school lunch balances

Perimeter Roofing in Lawrenceville has visited two to three elementary schools in Gwinnett County each week to pay off outstanding lunch balances.

All GCPS high schools named to AP Honor List

Gwinnett County Public Schools had all 21 high schools named receive the distinction of being on one of six AP Honor Lists.

Two Atlanta teens arrested for murder at Lilburn bowling alley

Two Atlanta teenagers have been arrested in connection with the murder of a 20-year-old Snellville resident who was gunned down at a Lilburn bowling alley ...

GCPS partners with Atlanta Falcons for female flag football program

Gwinnett County Public Schools announced a partnership with the Atlanta Falcons to provide female students the opportunity to play flag football.

Brookwood senior Aanjaney Pathak wins Career and Technical Education award

Brookwood senior Aanjaney Pathak won the Gwinnett County Public Schools 2018 Career and Technical Education Student of the Year on Wednesday night.

GCPS to hold dedication for new Phoenix High satellite campus

Gwinnett County Public School is hosting a dedication for Phoenix High School at Sugarloaf Mills Thursday at 1 p.m..

Brookwood grad returning from spring break killed in car accident in Alabama

A 19-year old from Lawrenceville was killed over the weekend when the vehicle he was riding in overturned on U.S. Highway 431 near Phenix City, Ala., ...

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Osborne students battle summary becomes historic plaque

Eighth-grade students from Osborne Middle created a summary of a Revolutionary War battle that has become a plaque located near the Georgia State Capitol, ...

North Gwinnett High School celebrates its 60th anniversary

North Gwinnett High School spent homecoming week celebrating the community. On Sunday it held an official ceremony reflecting on the school's past 60 years.

Five Forks Middle School employee named state counselor of the year

Four Gwinnett County Public Schools counselors and two administrators earned state recognition from the Georgia School Counselor Association, according to ...

Snellville Commerce Club Awards 2 Students $1,000 Scholarships

2 Students Awarded $1000 Scholarships - Snellville, GA - The Snellville Commerce Club rewarded two area students with $1000 scholarship checks Tuesday.

Brookwood's Kiki Adams commits to Florida Gulf Coast University basketball  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Brookwood senior Kiki Adams announced her college commitment Tuesday night, choosing the Florida Gulf Coast University women's basketball program.

Brookwood boys, girls open Deep South with thrilling wins  Gwinnett Prep Sports

The 26th annual Deep South Classic got underway at Brookwood High School on Thursday night with hosts getting a pair of wins.

Parkview teen finds solace in school involvement following parents' deaths

Parkview High School senior Kaustov Chakrabarti is wise beyond his years. At 18 years old, he's thinking not hours and days ahead, but rather in terms of years.

Third teen arrested in connection with Lilburn bowling alley murder

The third suspect in a July murder at a Lilburn bowling alley has been arrested.

Georgia 4-star WR Matthew Hill commits to Auburn’s 2018 class  Montgomery Advertiser

Four-star wide receiver Matthew Hill, from Snellville, Ga., became the third passing target to verbally commit to Auburn's 2018 recruiting class.

Brookwood community supports band program  Gwinnett Citizen

Brookwood community supports band program By Carole Townsend Staff Correspondent Snellville – The students, parents and faculty of Brookwood High ...

Gov. Deal to honor nine GCPS eighth-graders with REACH Scholarship

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and Gwinnett County Public Schools Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks are honoring nine eighth-graders in the district on ...

Parents of man murdered outside bowling alley: 'Everyone's heartbroken'  FOX 5 Atlanta

The parents of the well-known and beloved Gwinnett County resident Rahmier Gardner beg the public for help to solve his murder outside a Lilburn bowling ...

GCPS to hold official dedication for Paul Duke STEM High School

Gwinnett County Public Schools is holding an official dedication of its newest school, Paul Duke STEM High School, on Sunday at 2 p.m..

Brookwood High School junior aces tennis and sportsmanship  Gwinnett Citizen

Brookwood High School junior aces tennis and sportsmanship, By Angela Greene - It is a beautiful combination when you find a person who is as talented as ...

Maxwell High teacher receives national honor, $100K award

Maxwell High School teacher Charles Kachmar was named a winner of the Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence Thursday.

Paul Duke STEM High School opens new era for GCPS curriculum

Paul Duke STEM High School is opening on Aug. 6 on Peachtree Industrial Blvd. The 140th school in the school district has several unique features that ...

Delta Community Credit Union opens new Snellville branch

Delta Community Credit Union opened its new branch location in Snellville on Thursday.

Teens remorseful in Snellville prank  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The attorney for two of five Brookwood High School students charged in a prank gone wrong says the teens are deeply remorseful for their actions.

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Snellville students win grant at Youth Entrepreneurs National Big Idea Competition

Two South Gwinnett High School students received $2500 for their entrepreneurial ideas at the Youth Entrepreneurs Summit Big Idea National Competition on ...

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: GCPS Girls camp lays foundation for future mentorship

Gwinnett County Public Schools held its inaugural girls camp for the mentorship program July 16-20, a Shiloh Middle School teacher attended a national ...

Students walk out as part of nationwide protest against gun violence  WSB Atlanta

ATLANTA - Students across metro Atlanta and around the country took part in a National School Walkout Wednesday in a call on Congress to pass tighter gun ...

Gwinnett high schools prepare for opening week of new girls flag football league

GCPS allowed media members in to watch Duluth High School practice in preparation for the first game taking place next week. The girls flag football league in ...

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Norcross High School Foundation for Excellence receives $67000 in community grants

The Norcross High School Foundation for Excellence received more than $67,000 from local community and foundation donors. The grants are earmarked to ...

White Sox's late draft full of surprises and one feel-good story in Matt Klug  Chicago Tribune

The late rounds of Day 3 of the MLB draft can be a time for Hail Marys and vanity picks, but the White Sox found one sleeper who was a surprise tumbler, spent ...

Brookwood Class of 2011 Graduates

Snellville, GA - The high school stadium, packed with proud family members and friends, was the scene of Brookwood's 30th graduation ceremony.

GCPS teachers win state Career and Technical Educators honors

Five GCPS teachers received state honors for their professional work in the classroom at the Georgia Association of Career and Technical Educators summer ...

JUST THE FACTS: GCPS expands facility operation | News

Editor's Note: As the 2018-19 school year is set to begin for Gwinnett County Public Schools students on Aug. 6, 'Just the Facts' takes a look at the many factors ...

Family of man who fell to death in 2015 awarded nearly $17.9M in wrongful death suit

A Lawrenceville company has been ordered to pay nearly $17.9 million to the family of a Brookwood softball supporter who died in May 2015 after a Gwinnett ...

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Gwinnett County school district recognizes three transportation employees

Gwinnett County Public Schools recently recognized the district's transportation professionals for their *service* to Gwinnett students and their families.

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Berkmar receives $20000 from Huncho Day hosted by rapper Quavo

Berkmar received a $20000 check from former student and rap superstar Quavo, Meadowcreek culinary instructor Simone Byron was named with the 2018 ...

Snellville Commerce Club awards two students with $1,000 scholarships  Gwinnett Citizen

SNELLVILLE – The Snellville Commerce Club rewarded two area students with $1,000 scholarship checks Tuesday. Each year, the Snellville Commerce Club, ...

Gwinnett’s Brookwood school district a must for mom  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Sarai Stevenson's dad encouraged her to buy her first home after she and her family rented in Snellville for two years and became attached to the schools.

Woodall meets with school, government officials over safety

Congressman Rob Woodall met with GCPS representatives as well as Gwinnett County Department of Transportation employees to discuss safety Friday.

GCPS officials say nearly 4000 participated in walkout; students face consequences

The walkout of thousands of students was part of a nationwide protest to remember the lives lost in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting Feb.

GWINNETT COUNTY SWIM LEAGUE NOTES: Jack Gayle back to head coaching at Flowers Crossing  Gwinnett Prep Sports

News and notes about the large Gwinnett County Swim League, which begins Thursday with more than 6000 swimmers on 43 teams.

Athletic participation increases throughout Gwinnett public schools | News

Athletics in Gwinnett County Public Schools is a multi-million dollar business, according to the district's annual report on its department of athletics, student ...

Summer School registration closes June 4, classes start June 11 | News

The regular school term is over for students in Gwinnett County Public Schools, however, classes will be available for students looking to make up credits or get ...

GCPS Class of 2018 largest in school district history

GCPS Class of 2018 is the largest graduating class in the school district's history with more than 12600 students expected to graduate this year.

GCPS students well represented in Georgia Governor's Honor Program selections

95 students from Gwinnett County Public Schools will be attending a month long summer program at Berry College to further their academic enrichment.

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