News @ North

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Join Relay for Life

Today, we experienced the joy of service, action, and fundraising during the Relay for Life pep rallies. Join in on the action and join the BEST RELAY TEAM IN THE NATION!!!

Sign up here:

It's $20 to join, and booths will be set up every day in the commons for you to register!

Congrats to NG Air Rifle team!

The North Gwinnett Air Rifle team shot against White County Air Rifle team last night. North Gwinnett secured their first victory of the season! The final score was 1063 to 1050. The shooters were Ariane Stevens, Abigail Johnson, Jyoti Makhijani, Shea Hall and Charleston Cooper.

Leadership News

Applications for North Gwinnett Student Leadership Team are now LIVE!

If you are a sophomore interested in taking part of major leadership opportunities on campus, please apply at:


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Beta Club News

Congrats to all of the freshmen who have been invited this semester!

If you haven't already, please RSVP for Shine, our introductory freshman retreat!

Please follow the directions given in your letter to create your own Beta account!

If you believe you meet Beta Club requirements but did not receive an invitation, please see your advisement counselor.

Bulldog Blades @ HS Fencing Tournament

Saturday, Jan. 30th, 9am to Sunday, Jan. 31st, 4pm

3820 Mundy Mill Road

Oakwood, GA

This weekend the bulldog blades will be competing at the High School fencing league tournament

Saturday Jan 30th, 9 am to 2 pm. (Epee)
Sunday Jan 31st, 9am to 4 pm. (Sabre and Foil)


Want to take a Science elective next year?

If you wish to take a Science elective, you must fill out the following form:

All requests need to be completed by February 5th.

First come, first serve class seats!

Want to take an Advanced Theater class next year?

Any NGHS student interested in taking an advanced theater class for 2016, please stop by the theater and sign up for an audition slot.
Auditions will be Monday 2/8 during all lunches for Musical Theater, One Act, & Children's Theater. Interviews for Stage Craft/Tech Theater will be during lunches on 2/9.
See Ms. O in the theater for details.

AP Exam Information

Registration for AP testing is now open and will close on Monday, March 14, 2016. Registration and payment for AP exams will be through MyPaymentsPlus (the same online system used for paying for school lunches). Simply go to your student’s account, select “Other Payments,” and register for the exams your student will take. The school pays for the first exam for all students; however, all students must pay a $10 registration fee. The exam fee for the 2nd exam is $92.

Junior News

This is an opportunity for the most talented and motivated rising seniors to learn economics through a business internship. See Mrs. Blackwell in the Counseling Office for more information. The deadline is Tuesday, February 2, 2016.

Spring Parent Night- NG Counseling

Thursday, Feb. 18th, 6:30-8pm

20 Level Creek Road Northwest

Suwanee, GA

North Gwinnett High School Counseling Department is proud to present its Spring Parent Night on Thursday, February 18th!

Move On When Ready Program (Collaborative Learning Center)
This meeting is for high achieving freshmen, sophomores, juniors and their
parents and will go over the new Move On When Ready Dual-Credit Program for
Georgia high school students. Student qualifications and procedures will be
covered in depth.

College Panel (Multi-Purpose Room 500)
Admissions counselors from Georgia colleges will discuss admission
requirements and application process for their schools as well as answer
any questions that students and parents may have. Colleges that will be
represented on the panel are Georgia Gwinnett College, Georgia State
University, Gwinnett Technical College, Kennesaw State University, and
University of North Georgia.

Credit Options - Getting Ahead or Catching Up (Room 103)
Come find out information on all of the different opportunities offered in
Gwinnett County for getting ahead or making up classes, including Summer
School, Online Campus, and Phoenix High School.


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Free Practice Test for the New SAT! Saturday, January 30, 2016, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM in NGHS Commons. Register online at :
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