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GOC Student Javon Walton Continues to Power His Potential

GOC Student Javon Walton Continues to Power His Potential

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
May 23, 2017 • 374 views
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Javon Walton finished this school year with all A’s and takes his education seriously. His future academic ambitions are to go to Stanford University where he can compete on the men’s gymnastics team. In March, Javon became our state champion in gymnastics for All Around, Floor, Pommel, High Bar and P-Bars. ...

GOC Awards Ceremony for Grades 4-12

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
May 23, 2017 • 297 views
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GOC held it's end of year awards ceremony for grades 4-12 yesterday.  Students were honored with the Gold Honor Roll, Silver Honor Roll, and Principal's Honor Roll.  Honor graduates were also recognized along with the Val and Sal for this school year. Additional honor awards along with the students...

GOC Student Achieves the Level 3 TEAM State Champion Title

GOC Student Achieves the Level 3 TEAM State Champion Title

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
May 16, 2017 • 540 views
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Renda Calderon, a 7th grade student at GOC, is a Level 3 Team Member at the Gwinnett Gymnastics Center in Lilburn, Georgia. On April 30, 2017, her team won the USAG State Title for the 12-year old age group. Renda won first place in beam and first place in vault in the 12-year old age group. She also ...

Department of Human Services Youth Empowerment Series (YES) Now Taking Applications!

Department of Human Services Youth Empowerment Series (YES) Now Taking Applications!

Lindsey Brown, Counselor
May 9, 2017 • 427 views
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The Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) is dedicated to providing access to resources that offer support and empower Georgians and their families, thus ensuring “Stronger Families for a Stronger Georgia.” The Youth Empowerment Series (YES) is an outreach program that seeks to develop a...

Job Opportunity for Students and Community

Job Opportunity for Students and Community

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
May 2, 2017 • 290 views
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Through Berkmar High School's Architecture and Construction Academy, they have developed a partnership with a non-profit organization that trains low-income or out-of-work individuals with the requisite skills to obtain entry-level construction jobs. Construction Ready runs a 4-week "boot-camp" like...

GOC Student McClain Hermes Honored at the GAGE Awards

GOC Student McClain Hermes Honored at the GAGE Awards

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
April 28, 2017 • 759 views
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One of GOC's talented students, McClain Hermes, was honored at the GAGE Awards Ceremony earlier this week. GAGE, which stands for the Gwinnett Alliance for Gifted Education, is a non-profit organization committed to the support, encouragement and advancement of gifted, accelerated, and advanced con...

GOC Welcomes Special Guest and Speaker Stacy Rieke

GOC Welcomes Special Guest and Speaker Stacy Rieke

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
April 21, 2017 • 377 views
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Ms. Stacy Rieke came to GOC to speak with students in grades 9-12 about Mock Trial. Ms. Rieke began coaching the Riverdale High School mock trial team in 1996 and coached them for four seasons. In that time the team earned two Regional Championships (1999 and 2000) and placed fourth in the state in...

GOC Students Participate in a Printmaking Workshop

GOC Students Participate in a Printmaking Workshop

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
April 19, 2017 • 250 views
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GOC offered it's students in grades 4-12 another Rich Experience.  This time it was an art printmaking workshop. Printmaking is a unique form of art because you can achieve the same results "over and over" again, unlike other types of art such as drawing and painting.  In this printmaking workshop,...

Stuart Pro Heating and Air Scholarship Opportunity

Stuart Pro Heating and Air Scholarship Opportunity

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
April 18, 2017 • 678 views
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Stuart Pro Heating & Air HVAC Company is offering 5 scholarships (a total of $10,000 in scholarship funds) that are available for local Gwinnett County high school seniors. Three of the scholarships are for anyone pursuing an undergraduate degree and two of the scholarships are for anyone attendi...

Come Support the GOC Odyssey of the Mind Team and Get Your Car Cleaned!

Come Support the GOC Odyssey of the Mind Team and Get Your Car Cleaned!

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
April 18, 2017 • 257 views
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Are you looking for something to do this Saturday?  Could your car use a good cleaning?  Please come out and help our GOC Odyssey of the Mind team by stopping by their car wash this Saturday the 22nd from 11:00 am-3:00 pm. The car wash will be held at the Advance Auto Parts located at the corner of...

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