Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Rosemarie Placek
Ms. Rosie Placek is the Testing Coordinator here at Peachtree Ridge responsible for the administration of Gwinnet County SPG’s, District Assessments, and Gateway, as well as the Milestones (End of Course), PSAT and OECD assessments. Ms. Placek supports the Fine Arts Department, Media Center and Tech Team.
Ms. Placek spent seven years in industry before finding her calling in Education. She earned a BA in Chemistry and English Literature from Manhattan College, an MS in Education from Long Island University, and an EdS in Educational Leadership from West Georgia. She taught chemistry as a member of the inaugural PRHS faculty and represented Peachtree Ridge as a finalist for GCPS Teacher of the Year in 2004. This is her 28th year in Education and her 24th in Gwinnett County.
Mrs. Placek has been married for 38 years and is the mother of three children. Her two youngest, John and Kat, are graduates of Peachtree Ridge. Mrs. Placek enjoys hiking, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.