Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Rosemarie Placek
Mrs. Rosie Placek is a Testing Coordinator here at Peachtree Ridge responsible for administration of the SPG’s, District Assessments and OECD. She also supports Dr. Johnson in the administration of the Milestones (End of Course), Gateway, PSAT, and Advanced Placement (AP) assessments. Mrs. Placek supports the Fine Arts Department, Media Center and Tech Team.
Mrs. 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 25th year in Education and her 21st in Gwinnett County.
Mrs. Placek has been married for 35 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.