Minor Elementary School

Start as a Patriot, End as a Patriot!


  • 5th Grade Celebration

    Save the date!  The 5th Grade Celebration will be on Wednesday, May 22.  Students will do a final walk through the hallways of Minor at 9:30 am.  

    At 10:00 the Awards Ceremony will be held in the gym.  Following the ceremony, there will be a reception in the classrooms.  

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  • Kindergarten Registration

    It's time for Kindergarten!  Registration is open now for rising kindergartners- children who will be five years old on or before September 1, 2024.  For more information on registering your child, please go to the GCPS Kindergarten Registration page

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  • Georgia Milestones Testing

    At the end of April, our students will take the Georgia Milestones Assessments.  Listed below are the specific dates for each assessment.  Please mark your calendar for the dates listed below and do your best to ensure your student is present and on time for each date.  Students should also have a good breakfast each morning before testing.

    Monday, April 22 - Language Arts End of Grade Assessment (Grades 3, 4, and 5)
    Tuesday, April 23 - Language Arts End of Grade Assessment (Grades 3, 4, and 5)
    Wednesday, April 24 - Language Arts End of Grade Assessment (Grades 3, 4, and 5)
    Monday, April 29 - Math End of Grade Assessment (Grades 3, 4, and 5)
    Tuesday, April 30 - Math End of Grade Assessment (Grades 3, 4, and 5)
    Thursday, May 2 - Science End of Grade Assessment (Grade 5 only)


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  • Skate Night

    Skate Along USACome out and join us for a night of skating at Skate Along USA!  Admission is $10 for skaters and includes your skate rental.  

    When: Tuesday, April 16th
    Time: 5:30-8:30pm
    Where: Skate Along USA, 744 Beaver Ruin Road, Lilburn, GA 30047

    We can't wait to skate with you!

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  • Girls on the Run Practice 5K

    On Thursday, April 18th, from 4:15-5:15 our Girls on The Run team will be completing a practice 5K in our school's community. We are encouraging those families that live along the course to come out and cheer us on! Please spread the word to your neighbors.  Thanks for supporting Minor Elementary's Girls on the Run Team!
    Roads included: Shady Drive, Oak Circle, Rabun Drive, Venus Road, Star Court
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  • Earth Day

    Planet vs. PlasticsMonday, April 22, is Earth Day! Together, we can help reduce plastic pollution and cut plastic use to create a healthier world. Families can help with the #PlanetvsPlastics campaign by learning about recycling and the use of reusable items, dedicating time and energy to cleaning waste, planting trees and gardens, learning about climate change, volunteering in our local communities, and more. Learn more about Earth Day and find community events here: https://www.gcpsk12.org/get-connected/gcps-links/gcps-links-details/~board/gcps-links/post/monday-april-22-is-earth-day

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  • April is School Library Month

    April is School Library Month, and April 9thMaking Connections at your school library is National Library Workers Day! Thank you to our media specialists, media clerks, and GCPS' Media Services staff for promoting a love of reading! You help transform learning through technology and teaching information literacy skills in the largest classroom in the school... our media centers!

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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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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