Coleman Connection

Coleman Middle School Newsletter, 2/28/2020

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Coleman Middle School will become a student-focused community which promotes life-long learning and real-world problem solving through the integration of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math in a global learning community.

The mission of Coleman Middle School is to provide students with rigorous and innovative learning opportunities using Project / Problem Based Learning (PBL) which promote collaboration, critical thinking, community, and creativity.

Principal's Weekly Video Message

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3rd Quarter PBL Showcases!

Coleman Middle School will be hosting our third quarter PBL (Project Based Learning) showcases during the months of February and March. Coleman students and teachers have been busy conducting their PBL launches in the last few weeks. Our students would appreciate your input and feedback on their final prototypes and projects on the dates and times listed below. Feel free to invite any of your colleagues to attend our events. I have included the grade level driving question along with the dates and times. Please follow the link below for the Google form to sign-up for the showcase prior to attending (this makes check-in move quickly).

7th grade Driving Question:
How can we promote biodiversity in urban areas?
Showcase: Friday, March, 6 2020 - 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
Location: Coleman Middle School 3057 Main Street, Duluth, GA 30096: Cafeteria, Media Center, 7th grade hallway and classrooms

6th grade Driving Question:
How can we contribute to making clean water a reality?
Showcase: Friday, March 6, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Location: Coleman Middle School 3057 Main Street, Duluth, GA 30096: Cafeteria, Media Center, Gym, 6th grade hallway and classrooms

Sign-up Link:

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Duluth Public Library - Check out exciting events planned for March!

Yearbooks are now ON SALE! Only $25! WE HAVE ALMOST SOLD OUT!!

School code: 14092220

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Rising 9th graders! Cheerleading Try Out Information

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2020 Summer Camps at Georgia Tech

What Can You Expect? ● Become an entrepreneur! Take your great idea and build it into a business. In Shark Tank style pitch sessions teams compete to win prizes and awards. ● Discover yourself! Uncover your unique talents, values, and passions. ● Future-Proof Yourself! Thrive in today’s fluid, innovative, tech-focused economy ● Develop your innovators toolbox, to prepare for the tech economy with skills like personal innovation and development, creative confidence, and collaboration. ● Become a self starter! Plan and complete tasks in an accelerated environment that demands prioritization, organization, and planning. ● Build your personal brand! You’ll leave this experience with a portfolio of concrete experiences you can build upon, a new set of skills and tools, and goal roadmap.

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Thank you to our 2019-2020 Business Partners!

Mathnasium Berkeley Lake

Kevin Thi
4895 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, #104

Norcross, GA 30092


Academic Center for Excellence

Rabia Shahbaz

3195 Buford Hwy Duluth GA 30097

Phone: 678-878-4999


Jimmy John's Subs

3631 Peachtree Industrial BLVD, Duluth GA

Catering: April Woodard

The Local Pantry


2715 Buford Highway

Duluth, Ga 30096

Business 678 682 8340

Cell 678 367 8253

The Whitlock Insurance Group

3300 Breckinridge Blvd Suite 200

Duluth, GA 30096

(678) 906-2008

Business Partnerships/Friends of Coleman

Please consider donating $100 and becoming "Friends of Coleman".

Do you know of a business that might be interested in becoming a business partner? Business Partnerships begin at $100 as well.

Partnership proceeds go directly to the classroom to support PBL projects, technology initiatives, and other innovations!

Please contact me at if you are interested. We appreciate your support and generosity!

Who to contact & When

Your student's teacher is always the most appropriate first contact. You may contact them by e-mail. All teachers use LotusNotes (NOT Google) for parent e-mail. E-mails are

Our Assistant Principal Contact Info...

Kim Booth, 6th grade,

Jamie Larkin, 7th grade,

Jennifer Dunn, 8th grade,

Save the Date - Important Dates for Your Calendar

March 6 - End of 3rd Quarter

March 12 - 9-week progress reports issued

March 13 - Inclement Weather Make-up #2 or Student Holiday

March 16 - Spring Pictures

March 17 - 20 - Quarter 3 Interim Exams

March 20 - Duluth Cluster STEM/STEAM Expo

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Coleman Middle School

Gwinnett's flagship STEAM school &

GA Department of Education STEAM-certified school

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