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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Academics
    B
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Teachers
    B
  4. College Prep
    A-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A
  6. Health & Safety
    B
  7. Administration
    B+
  8. Sports
    A+
  9. Food
    B+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B
Gwinnett County Public Schools is an above average, public school district located in Lawrenceville, GA. It has 176,052 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 52% of students are at least proficient in math and 50% in reading.
Address
52 Gwinnett Dr
Lawrenceville, GA 30045
Telephone
(678) 301-6000

Gwinnett County Public Schools Rankings

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  • Elementary
  • Middle
  • High

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
50%
Percent Proficient - Math
52%
Average Graduation Rate
80%
Average SAT
1160
8,290 responses
Average ACT
26
3,226 responses
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Students

Diversity
A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
176,052
Free or Reduced Lunch
54.4%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$52,289
Teachers in First/Second Year
4.7%

Finances

Total Expenses
$1,615,198,000
Expenses Per Student
$10,577/ student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    57%
  • Support Services
    38%
  • Other
    5%

Gwinnett County Public Schools Reviews

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Gwinnett county public schools are very diverse. From my perspective I think getting involved in extracurricular activities helps you enjoy your years in school a little bit more, not only because you get to meet a lot of new people, but because you get to have to full experience! Being part of extracurricular activities is good, but you also have to be focused on you classes in order to go on to the next level.
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I’ve been in the system since kindergarten, and it’s been great! The teachers are really involved and genuinely care about their students lives in and out of school. Administration is so hard working and represent our schools well. Couldn’t be more happy with my primary education!
What I liked about Gwinnett County Schoolsis they provide many resources for students academic purposes. The teachers are very skilled and enthusiastic with their career. My school, Grayson High, includes many clubs and activities that students can join to be involved with school activities and making new friends. One important aspect of our school is being able to meet a diverse group of people and that helps others including myself learn about different cultures. I love attending my school for learning subjects that will benefit me in college and I love making new friends each day.