Jaguar Journal

October 2019

Jaguar Journal is your student produced monthly guide to what's happening at GIVE Center East.

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PBIS

Congratulations to the September Positive Referral Recipients!!

Title I

It is with great enthusiasm that The Office of Federal Programs announces our next Parent Advisory Committee (PAC) meeting. This is an opportunity for parents to learn about the different federal programs offered in Gwinnett County Public Schools and to provide their input on each. This meeting will take place on October 3 from 5:30-7:30 PM and will be held at Rhodes Jordan Park's Community Room. Childcare will be provided and we will have Spanish, Vietnamese, Korean, and Chinese interpreters present.

New Teacher Spotlight

Let’s welcome one of the new teachers this year, Dr.Cooper. Here are some interesting facts about her. She became a teacher to teach kids why language arts is important. Dr.Cooper said the best part of her job is to see kids happy about learning,and having good talks with the kids in her class. She thinks the problems that youth face today is peer pressure and technology. Two fun facts about her is she is a dog lover and she likes cheese burgers. When asked how she felt here at Give East, she said it feels pleasant and that everyone is very nice here. She teaches language arts for 9th and 12th grade.

My Payments Plus

Our School-Family Compact is now available for your review and acknowledgement at MyPaymentsPlus. In case you weren't aware, with My Payments Plus, you can also add money to your child's cafeteria account or pay for GIVE East Spiritwear. Contact kim_mccarthy@gwinnett.k12.ga.us if you need assistance setting up an account. Here is the link for My Payments Plus: https://www.mypaymentsplus.com/welcome (There is also an app.)

Important Dates

October 3, 2019 Gwinnett County Schools Parent Advisory Committee (PAC) Meeting 5:30 pm


No school October 10, 11 and 14 for fall break.


October 16, 2019 PSAT 8th and 10th grade


October 17, 2019 Title I eClass for Families workshop 12:00 pm




Mission Statement

The mission of GIVE Center East is to meet the unique academic, social, and emotional needs of our students in a safe and structured environment that builds a strong foundation for lifelong learning.

Vision Statement

GIVE Center East will empower students to reach their full potential.