• FAFSA Assistance Night

    Representatives from the Georgia Student Finance Commission (GSFC) will be available in the Media Center
    to assist our seniors & their families with completing the 2022-2023 FAFSA.

    *YOU MUST CREATE A FSA ID PRIOR TO RECEIVING ASSISTANCE

    F E B R U A R Y 3 , 2 0 2 2
    6 : 0 0 - 7 : 3 0 P M

    RSVP PREFERRED  but walk-ins welcome!

  • CARS for a Cause!

    Gwinnett County Public Schools’
    FIRST ISC Relay for Life Team CAR SHOW
    J. Alvin Wilbanks Instructional Support Center
    437 Old Peachtree Rd, Suwanee, GA 30024

    CARS for a Cause Flyer

  • PTSA Volunteers Needed

    Our PTSA is seeking volunteers! Are you interested in volunteering to support our local unit for the 2022-2023 school year? If so please join in for the February 23rd meeting via zoom. For more information please email peachtreeridgeptsa@gmail.com for more details

  • Graduation May 30th at 2:00 PM

    Peachtree Ridge Graduation is Monday, May 30th at 2:00 PM at Gas South Arena (formerly Infinite Energy Arena). More information will be provided closer to the event. 

  • Driver's Education Classes

    February 2022 Driver's Ed Class

    Dates and times:

    Tuesdays: 2/1, 2/8, 2/15 and 2/22 from 3 to 8 PM

    Thursdays: 2/3 and 2/10 from 3 to 8 PM

    Students must be present for ALL the classes listed above.

    March 2022 Driver's Ed Class

    Dates and times:

    Tuesdays: 3/1, 3/8 and 3/15 from 3 to 8 PM

    Thursdays: 3/3, 3/10 and 3/17 from 3 to 8 PM

    Students must be present for ALL the classes listed above.

    Register today on MyPaymentsPlus! 

    Cost: $345.00 

    Info: 30 hours of face-to-face learning and 6 hours of behind the wheel training. Driving sessions will be scheduled after the completion of the classroom portion by the driving instructor. We strive to help our students complete their driving time within 120 days of passing their final exam. Students must have their learner's permit upon enrollment and have logged at least 20 hours of driving time with a parent/guardian.

    Contact: sunshine.her@gcpsk12.org or call 678-512-6041

  • PRHS Earns Great Schools Gold Award

    Peachtree Ridge, along with eleven other Gwinnett schools, was named a 2021 GreatSchools College Success Award winner. The honor recognizes and celebrates public high schools across the country that excelled at helping students to enroll and succeed in college. This year, GreatSchools added an additional, elevated level of distinction— the College Success Award – Gold. This honor was awarded to Peachtree Ridge for our multi-year track record of preparing students for postsecondary success.

  • STAR Student and STAR Teacher

    Congratulations to our STAR Student, Chungin Lee. The STAR Student is a high school senior who has the highest score on the SAT in his or her class on any single test date through November of their senior year, and be in the top 10 percent of their graduating class based on grade-point average. Chungin scored a PERFECT SCORE on the SAT!

     

    The STAR student from each school then picks a teacher who has made a significant impact on their life and academic career to be their STAR teacher. Chungin identified Adam Sherman as that teacher. A big congratulations to Mr. Sherman on this selection and the impact he continues to have not just on Chungin but all of his students.

  • Technology Requests

    For students who have limited access to either internet connections or digital devices,

    PRHS will continue the distribution of devices to students who need a Chromebook or hot spot to ensure that all students have the opportunity to engage in learning at school and home. If your student has limited access and is in need of a device please click the following link:  Peachtree Ridge High School Technology Request Link

  • PRHS Testing Calendar

    As we enter the end of the semester and testing season, please ensure that students are getting 8-10 hours of sleep each night, getting to school on time, and eating a healthy breakfast which is offered at school for free! Below is a list of upcoming district and state level exams.
    Date and Assessment
    Monday 11/29- Wednesday 12/1: 11th grade Language Arts EOC
    Thursday 12/2 - Friday 12/3: Biology EOC
    Tuesday 12/7: U.S. History EOC
    Tuesday 12/7: Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB)
    Wednesday 12/8- Thursday 12/9: Algebra I EOC
    Thursday 12/16: 1st and 2nd block Final Exams 
    Friday 12/17: 3rd and 4th block Final Exams

  • Principal for the Day, Dr. Downs

    Dr. Downs and Mr. Jarusinski in the Front Lobby with a welcome sign.

    Peachtree Ridge was happy to host Dr. Robert Downs, Superintendent of Buford City Schools as a principal for a day. 

  • GCPS International Travel Guidelines

    As families plan to travel for upcoming breaks, it’s important to know that GCPS follows CDC guidelines when it comes to international travel. The CDC recommends that unvaccinated travelers (including children) get tested for COVID-19 within 3 to 5 days after returning AND self-quarantine at home for a full 7 days after travel. Vaccinated travelers and those who have recently recovered from COVID (within the last three months) are not required to quarantine, but should monitor for symptoms for 14 days after travel.

  • PRHS Ranked 2nd in ACT

    Peachtree Ridge Class of 2021 ranked #2 ACT scores in the district among traditional high schools. Our ACT average composite score for the Class of 2021 was 25.2, which is up from last years 24.1 average! Read ACT Scores were up for Gwinnett County Public Schools' class of 2021 for the full list of schools.

  • After School Student Pick-Up

    When picking up your students after school, please use the Car Rider Line behind the school. Please do not use the bus lane at the front of the school. We have many after-school events and need to keep the front entrance clear for those coming into our building for after-school events and activities. Thank you for your assistance as we continue to be an important meeting place in the community.

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  • END ZONE

    What is the End Zone? 
    The End Zone is located in the Media center and is a place to study, use computers for schoolwork, and meet groups for school projects. The End Zone maintains an academic focus and is where we maintain the academic standard of excellence at Peachtree Ridge High School.   
     
    End Zone Hours: 
    Mondays through Thursdays from 2:30-5:30 pm 
    When there is no school on Friday, the End Zone will not be open on Thursday. 
     
    Peer Tutoring in the End Zone: 
    Peer tutoring is available in the End Zone and will begin after Labor Day.

  • Readers Rally Volunteers Needed

    We are in need of 80 volunteers for the Readers Rally Competition on February 26th from 7:15-12:15. Students will receive 6 volunteer hours for working this event. Sign up here.