• Welcome to Eighth Grade!

  • Eighth Grade Team

    Front Row L-R  Dr. Brooks Baggett, Dr. Uzoma Egbuonu, Tricia McIlwain, Tommy Edwards, Gwen Danner, Dr. Keith Thompson
    Second Row L-R Marsha James, Cynthia Keyes, Laura McLaughlin, Jeff Parr, Stacie Humphreys, Danielle Tuthill, Sydney Henry
    Third Row L-R Edwanda Jackson, Delbra Crenshaw, Rachel Millard, Jeffrey Borock, Dr. Ron Gay, Dr. Felix Tutt
    New Teachers: Telica Turner, Suchithra Shanmugam

Eighth Grade Announcements

  • Thank you to all of our sponsors who helped make our Eighth Grade Event a success! 

    Free Chapel Church - freechapel.org 
    Free Chapel

    Generational Travel - generationaltravel.com
    Generational Travel


    Henry Masks - henrymask.com
    Henry Masks

     

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  • 8th Grade Awards Night

     8th Grade Awards Night Video

    To view and purchase pictures, from Lifetouch, taken of your child, please use the link  here. You will be asked to sign up with an email and password. Use the case sensitive school code NorthbrookMiddle1 when signing up for an account. 

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  • The Freshman Experience - Class of 2025 Preview the Ridge

    Preview the Ridge (July 31st from 9AM-10AM)

    Join us for the Preview the Ridge pep rally event to learn more about the Freshman Academy experience. This is an opportunity to meet other students in your grade and see the exciting academic, sport, and club opportunities we offer at The Ridge! You will also receive valuable information and advice to begin a successful Freshman year! This event will be held in the Peachtree Ridge High School Gym.

    Register for this event here: Preview the Ridge Registration

     

    Walk the Ridge (July 31st from 10AM-12PM)

    After the pep rally, this is an opportunity for students to walk their schedules and map out paths to each class. Students will be given a map and the chance to tour the building before their first day. Please bring a copy of your schedule with you to follow!

     

    AP Lions Learning Institute (July 31st from 10AM-12PM)

    This important session will share study and organizational tips for succeeding in Advanced Placement (AP) courses at The Ridge. You will hear direct advice from AP students and teachers. Students who attend the Preview the Ridge pep rally in the morning will be able to walk their schedules after the conclusion of the Learning Institute. This event will take place in the Peachtree Ridge High School Theatre.

    Register for this event here: AP Lions Learning Institute Registration

    Preview the Ridge Flyer

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  • Eighth Grade Information

    Please see the information below regarding important updates for Northbrook eighth grade students:

    1. End of Year Event:  Northbrook will host a drive-thru event on Tuesday, May 25 from 6:00-7:00pm. The drive thru will be held at Free Chapel Church located at 855 Northbrook Pkwy, just one mile from the school. Students are encouraged to decorate their cars and will receive goodies from their teachers.

      Thank you to all of our sponsors who helped make our event a success! 

      Free Chapel Church - freechapel.org 
      Free Chapel

      Generational Travel - generationaltravel.com
      Generational Travel


      Henry Masks - henrymask.com
      Henry Masks

       
    2. Eighth Grade Dues: Eighth grade class dues are $20 and can be paid on MyPaymentsPlus. Students who pay dues will receive a class t-shirt and congratulatory yard sign. Dues help support our end of year activities. Northbrook will accept dues through MyPaymentsPlus. Unfortunately, we are unable to accept cash, checks, or money orders this year. MyPaymentsPlus allows parents the opportunity to sponsor dues fees for other students. The deadline for eighth grade dues is Friday, May 14.

    3. Carnegie Credits – Carnegie Credit Decision Forms were given to students on May 14, 2021. Digital students will recieve an email and mailed copy of the Carnegie Form. Carnegie Forms are due to Nortbrook by Monday, May 24, 2021. Carnegie units are the credits awarded to students for successful completion of high school courses. Gwinnett County students must earn 23 Carnegie units of credit in order to graduate from high school. Northbrook eighth grade students may earn Carnegie units for passing any of the following approved high school level courses while in middle school: Algebra 1, Accelerated Algebra 1, Physical Science, Foundations of Engineering, Spanish 1. For more information, please view this video - VIDEO LINK 
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  • Peachtree Ridge Cluster options, PRHS Career Pathways 

    Do you want to learn more about the Peachtree Ridge Cluster options, PRHS Career Pathways and key topics pertaining to your student's middle and high school years?  To see the Student/Parent Advisement Videos, CLICK HERE. If you have any further questions about the information presented, please contact Sheron Jones at 678-407-7139.

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