• Welcome to the Berkmar High School Parent Center!

    Parent Center Contact Information

    The Parent Center is located in the first hallway to the right, off the Main Lobby.  The Parent Center is a place where all Berkmar High School parents are welcomed.  Here, parents can receive Title I information, review Title I documents, explore parenting resources, and gain information about ways to become more involved in their child’s education.  All Title I documents are located in the Parent Center for review.  In addition, the Parent Instructional Coordinator (PIC) works closely with Gwinnett County Public Schools, BHS teachers and administrators to promote parent involvement and ways to communicate better with the school.  The Parent Instructional Coordinator/Assistant Principal of Title I, plans workshops and meetings throughout the year to continually support our parents.

    Mariela Medina
    Parent Instructional Coordinator
    Parent Center
    Office:  4.102
    Phone: 770-806-3774
    Email: Mariela Medina

    In-Person Parent Center Hours: Tuesday - Thursday, 8 AM - 2:30 PM or by appointment
    Virtual Parent Workshop Meetings:  Starting at 6 PM (Zoom link will be emailed with the Parent Newsletter)

    Title I documents may be accessed on this website or in the Parent Center.

    Parents' Right to Know/El derecho de los padres a saber

    Parents have the right to request information about the degree and qualifications of their child's teacher(s) and paraprofessional(s), if applicable.  Please refer to the GCPS Student-Parent Handbook or contact your school's principal for more information. 

    Los padres tienen derecho a solicitar información sobre el título y las calificaciones del maestro(s) y paraprofessional(es) de su hijo, si corresponde.  Consulte el Manual para Padres y Estudiantes de GCPS o comuníquese con el Director de su escuela para obtener más información.

     

    Please sign up for the Parent Portal!  You can access your student's grades, attendance and much more.  The registration forms are attached below.

    Parent Portal Registration, English

    Parent Portal Registration, Spanish

    Parent Portal Registration, Vietnamese

     

     

     

  • Virtual Graduation & Promotion Requirements Parent Meeting, May 4, 2022

    Virtual Graduation & Promotion Requirements Parent Meeting

    Wednesday, May 4, 2022

    5:00 PM, English Presentation & 6:30 PM, Spanish Presentation

    We will be presenting information on promotions to the next grade level, credit recovery opportunities, summer school information, grade level assessments, and graduation requirements. Families, please attend this important meeting! Your students are welcome, too!

    Virtual Graduation & Promotion Requirements Presentation - English

    Virtual Graduation & Promotion Requirements Presentation - Spanish

  • Family-School Partnership Advisory Council (PAC) Meeting, April 28, 2022

    Families are encouraged to join the meeting for the spring Federal Programs Family-School Partnership Advisory Council.  This meeting is a great opportunity for all parents and families to receive information about the federal programs and provide input to help their continued improvement. 

    To provide a secure online environment for attendees, registration is required using the Zoom meeting link. Spanish interpreters will be providing simultaneous interpretation during the online meeting.

    Register via Zoom

    Federal Programs Family-School Partnership Advisory Council Flyer - English and Spanish

  • Title I Draft Document Review, April 16-30, 2022

    Draft Document Review 4/16/2022 – 4/30/2022 

    We value your input! Please help us plan for the 2022-2023 school year. 

    After our Title Planning meeting on Saturday, April 16, 2022, the Draft Document Review Period window will open for all stakeholders to review and provide feedback on our Title I page; paper copies are available in the Parent Center. 

     

    Draft Document Review Period: 

    Online – Berkmaronline.org - Homepage and Parent Center/Title I Page  

    Saturday, April 16, 2022 – Saturday, April 30, 2022 
     

    In person-Parent Center 

    Monday 18 , April 16, 2022 – Friday, April 29, 2022 

                             8:00 AM – 4:00 PM 

  • Title I Planning Meeting, April 16, 2022 and Document Review, April 30, 2022

    Title I Planning Meeting

    Saturday, April 16 - Spanish 10:30 AM/English 11:30 AM - Virtual and In person

    The purpose of this meeting is to collect input regarding the Title I program for the 22-23 school year.

    Prioritized Wish List Survey - English

    Prioritized Wish List Survey - Spanish

    Title I Document Review

    Saturday, April 30 - Spanish 10:30AM /English 11:30 AM - Virtual and In person

    Stakeholders must review and provide input on the following documents presented at the Title I Planning Meeting: 

    • Local School Plan for Improvement (LSPI) Summary  

    • The School Family Plan & The Promise  

    • Budget including prioritized wish list

    English Video ~ Spanish Video (both take awhile to load)

  • Rising 9th Grade Orientation, February 2022

    Rising 9th Grade Orientation

    The Administration and Staff of Berkmar High School are excited to meet our rising ninth graders and provide you with important information as we begin the registration process.  Please join our virtual meeting on Zoom.

    Topic: Sweetwater MS Parent Meeting

    Time: Feb 24, 2022 06:15 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

    English:  https://zoom.us/j/96462307384?pwd=cnp4MzJSc2FISi9Ob3Nkbi8yL0pOZz09

    Spanish:  https://gcpsk12-org.zoom.us/j/94957818885?pwd=RlRqMVhtQjJFYk5rOW9tbEdRM3pHQT09

  • Federal Programs Family-School Partnership Advisory Council, February 3, 2022 @ 5:30 PM

    Families are encouraged to join the meeting for the spring Federal Programs Family-School Partnership Advisory Council.  This meeting is a great opportunity for all parents and families to receive information about the federal programs and provide input to help their continued improvement. 

    To provide a secure online environment for attendees, registration is required using the Zoom meeting link. Spanish interpreters will be providing simultaneous interpretation during the online meeting.

    Register via Zoom

    Federal Programs Family-School Partnership Advisory Council Flyer - English and Spanish

     

  • Federal Programs Family-School Partnership Advisory Council, November 4, 2021 @ 5:30 PM

    Families are encouraged to join the meeting for the fall Federal Programs Family-School Partnership Advisory Council.  This meeting is a great opportunity for all parents and families to receive information about the federal programs and provide input to help their continued improvement. 

    Fall 2021 Federal Programs Family School Partnership Advisory Council Flyer, English

    Fall 2021 Federal Programs Family School Partnership Advisory Council Flyer, Spanish

  • Graduation & Promotion Requirements, October 2021

    Virtual Graduation & Promotion Requirements Parent Meeting

    We will be presenting information on promotions to the next grade level, credit recovery opportunities, grade level assessments, and graduation requirements.  Families, please attend this important meeting!  Your student is welcome, too.  

    Welcome to Gwinnett County Public Schools - English

    Welcome to Gwinnett County Public Schools - Spanish

  • Virtual Annual Title I Parent Meeting, September 18, 2021 @ 10 and 11 AM, English and Spanish

    Powerpoint Presentation, English

    Family and Community Engagement Plan, English


    Powerpoint Presentation, Spanish

    Family and Community Engagement Plan, Spanish

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    Social Media

    8 Parent Tips To Help Your Student

     

    Free Credit Recovery

    Credit recovery courses are being offered throughout the school year. Direct any questions to your student's assigned counselor via email or by calling 770-806-8922.

    Los cursos de recuperación de créditos (Credit recovery) se ofrecen durante todo el año escolar. Dirija cualquier pregunta al consejero asignado a su estudiante por correo electrónico o llamando al 770-806-8922.

    Attention Parents!  Your child can earn college credit in high school!

    The new Dual Enrollment dual-credit program provides assistance for postsecondary tuition, mandatory fees, and books.  Eligible students may participate part-time or full-time at multiple postsecondary institutions, but applications for Dual Enrollment must be completed every term.  The eligible student and parent/guardian should schedule the required Dual Enrollment advisement session with the school counselor to discuss the dual-credit program options.  More information can be found on our main web page under the tab 'Home'.

     

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