Minor Elementary School

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  • Parent-Teacher Conferences

    It's time to schedule our Spring Parent-Teacher Conferences.  Conferences will be held the week of March 4th.  We will be using the PTCFast website.  You will be able to choose to have an In-Person Conference or a Digital Conference on Zoom.  

    Sign-ups are available from Friday, February 9th through Friday, March 1st.  To sign up, go to the PTCFast website.

    We look forward to discussing your child's progress with you!

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  • Educational Effectiveness Survey (EES)

    Each year, to help improve our schools, Gwinnett County Public Schools collects feedback from our families about their school experience. The district will give the Educational Effectiveness Surveys (EES) to get feedback on nine characteristics of high-performing schools.

    Families may find a link to the survey in the Parent Portal, or use this link to access the 2023-24 Educational Effectiveness Family Survey.


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  • Book It For the Bus!

    The 2024 GCPS Book Mobile 5K and Fun Run will be held on Saturday, May 4. 

    Book it for the bus! The 2024 GCPS Book Mobile 5K and Fun Run will be held on Saturday, May 4, at the GCPS Instructional Support Center, located at 437 Old Peachtree Road NW in Suwanee.

    The event will raise funds for the Book Mobile program to help get books in kids’ hands and promote the love of reading. A family-friendly atmosphere before and after the race features door prizes, snacks, music, and more!

    Early Bird Registration ends Thursday, February 29. Learn more and register here: https://runsignup.com/Race/GA/Suwanee/BookMobile5K

    Come Book It for the Bus

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  • February is CTAE Month

    In February, we celebrate Career, Technical, and Agricultural Education (CTAE) Month!

    Building a bright future for students starts with giving them the best possible education. #CTAEDelivers future-ready programs and real-world, experiential learning opportunities that provide numerous pathways to high-skill, high-wage, and in-demand careers!

    From healthcare and technology to welding and cosmetology, CTAE programs develop essential skills needed in today's workforce, from communication and teamwork to critical thinking and problem-solving. Students graduate with a head start, ready to pursue exciting careers, or further their education. When students complete a CTAE pathway in GCPS, those students graduate at a rate of 98.4%.

    #ExploreYourFuture during #CTAEMonth and discover opportunities within our career clusters and programs here: https://www.gcpsk12.org/programs-and-services/college-and-career-development 

    Explore our Career Guide here: http://www.flipcareerguide.com/books/zshw/

    En febrero, celebramos el Mes de la Educación Profesional, Técnica y Agrícola (CTAE)!

    Construir un futuro brillante para los estudiantes comienza por brindarles la mejor educación posible. #CTAE brinda programas preparados para el futuro y oportunidades de aprendizaje experiencial en el mundo real que ofrecen numerosos caminos hacia carreras de alta calificación, altos salarios y en demanda.

    Desde la salud y la tecnología hasta la soldadura y la cosmetología, los programas CTAE desarrollan habilidades esenciales necesarias en la fuerza laboral actual, desde la comunicación y el trabajo en equipo hasta el pensamiento crítico y la resolución de problemas. Los estudiantes se gradúan con una ventaja, listos para seguir carreras emocionantes o continuar su educación. Cuando los estudiantes completan una ruta CTAE en GCPS, esos estudiantes se gradúan a una tasa del 98,4%.

    #ExploraTuFuturo durante #MesCTAE y descubre oportunidades dentro de nuestros grupos de carreras y programas aquí: https://www.gcpsk12.org/programs-and-services/college-and-career-development

    Explora nuestra Guía de Carreras aquí: http://www.flipcareerguide.com/books/sqhf/

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  • February is Black History Month

    Black History Month, February 2024February is Black History Month.

    GCPS celebrates #EachAndEvery individual as we cultivate a culture of belonging while leading with empathy, equity, and excellence to ensure that #TeamGCPS students, families and staff feel welcome, safe, accepted, valued, and prepared for the future.


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  • ParentSquare

    ParentSquareParentSquare is our new school-to-home communication tool.  This communications platform is designed to keep parents and guardians informed and encourage greater engagement and connection with your child's school and Gwinnett County Public Schools. 

    If you need assistance with ParentSquare, please visit the GCPS ParentSquare Help Site.

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  • My Payments Plus!

    My Payments Plus logoMy Payments Plus is a multi-purpose website we use here in Gwinnett County Public Schools.  Once you create an account, you can use the site to pay for school lunches and field trips or to review and sign important documents.  For help registering for an account, please see the GCPS My Payments Plus! Help Page.  

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  • Registration Information

    Registration InformationIf you need to register your child for the 2023-24 school year, please view our registration webpage to begin the registration process.

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School Information

  • Principal: Dr. Scott Frandsen

    Established in 1987
    Berkmar Cluster School

    School Colors: Red, White, and Blue

    Staff Hours: 7:50 am - 3:50 pm
    Student Arrival: 8:20 am - 8:50 am
    Tardy Bell: 8:50 am
    Dismissal Bell: 3:20 pm

    Mascot: Patriots

    Minor Patriots


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