Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) is governed by a five-member Board of Education. Each board member is elected for a four-year term of office.
Board district representation is determined by residential addresses rather than the designated school(s) attended by students.
The Board of Education meets on the third Thursday of the month (unless otherwise scheduled) at the Instructional Support Center, holding a work session at 2 p.m. and its business meeting at 7 p.m. The Instructional Support Center is located at 437 Old Peachtree Road NW, in Suwanee.
School Board meetings typically are held on the third Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. The School Board meets at the school system’s Instructional Support Center, located at 437 Old Peachtree Road in Suwanee. All meetings, except executive sessions, are open to the public and the news media.
- Board of Education Meeting Video Archive
- Expected Behavior and Decorum of Visitors to Board Meetings
All school board meetings open to the public, including area board meetings, are streamed live and recorded. The recordings of these meetings are available in the Board of Education Meeting Archive on the GCPSTV webpage.
The Gwinnett County Board of Education and Superintendent serve as the governance team for the school district. As such, they set the direction for the district.
- Vision and Mission
- Gwinnett County Board of Education Norms
- Our Blueprint for the Future: Building the Bridge from Empathy to Excellence
- 2024 Legislative Priorities