Patrick Elementary School

Where Every Day is a Great Day to Learn

  • Summer Information

    School Information

    • Office hours will be 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM, excluding holidays. 
    • Student registration hours are Tuesday through Thursday by appointment only. 

    Summer School

    • Summer school dates are June 10 through June 28, with no school on June 19.
    • Student hours are 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
    • School contact hours are 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM. 
    • The Georgia Milestones retesting date is June 25, with make-ups on June 28.
    • Lunch and breakfast will be provided.
    • Transportation will be provided. 

    Please contact Theresa Ellinger with any questions about summer school. 

    Summer Digital Learning (Available to All Students)

    • GCPS offers digital summer support for all students in grades K-8. Lessons are self-paced and can be accessed through the student portal. 
    • More information is available on the Digital Summer Support page on the GCPS website.

    Summer Reading

    Students have many resources available to them over the summer to continue their joy of reading. Check out our Media Center page to learn more and to participate in Mrs. May's summer reading challenge.


  • AI Spotlight

    Patrick Elementary's AI driven content has been featured on two different news stations. Use the links below to view the wonderful stories about Patrick and our focus on artificial intelligence. We are so proud of our teachers and students who make our AI integration possible!

    Patrick was highlighted in a CBS news story about GCPS bringing AI into K-12 schools. Click on the link below to see the news story about Patrick and our Seckinger Cluster. 

    Georiga school district brings AI into K-12 classrooms

    Patrick was highlighted again on Atlanta News First after we partnered with Accenture for An Hour of Code in December 2023. 

    Hundreds of Kids Learn to Code in Gwinnett County School

Upcoming Events

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  • Ellyce Cone Principal Patrick Elementary School

AI Ready Students

School Info

  • Office Hours

    7:30 AM to 3:30 PM

    Contact Information

    2707 Kilgore Road
    Buford, GA. 30519

    (678) 765-5260

Community News

Play 2 Learn

  • Play 2 LearnGwinnett County Public Schools offers a BIRTH TO FIVE program for you and your child at Patrick Elementary for the 2022-2023 school year!

    ‐ Learn how to find the teachable moments in everyday activities
    ‐ Learn how to engage with your child in play
    ‐ Learn how to continue learning at home or anywhere
    ‐ Learn about your child’s educational milestones
    ‐ Learn how to get your child READY FOR SCHOOL!

    The GCPS Play 2 Learn website is filled with information about this program, as well as exciting read-alouds, easy ideas for activities at home, and important early learning resources.

    Interested parents can email Kim Kooi or visit the front office at Patrick to sign up for this wonderful program!

  • National BETA School of Merit 2020-2021 CS 100 All in school 2023-2024