About Us

As the top International Baccalaureate school in the state of Georgia, Norcross High School aims to provide a world-class education for all its students, balancing rigorous academics with excellence in athletics and fine arts, ultimately leading students to their highest level of success after graduation.


Norcross High School is committed to excellence in education where a collaborative learning community equips students with the knowledge, skills and behavior to be successful in a competitive world.


The mission of Norcross High School is to engage each student in a higher level of learning, resulting in measured improvement against local, national and world-class standards.

Our Principles for Teaching & Learning

At a Glance

School Accountability Report

School History

School History
Norcross High School opened a beautiful 440,000 square foot facility at 5300 Spalding Drive in August of 2001. This land was purchased for the school by the Gwinnett County public school system after a devastating tornado in 1990 cleared the land of hundreds of trees. The new building opened with a student population of 2,400 students who live in the attendance area bordered by Peachtree Corners on the west and Beaver Ruin and I-85 on the east.

Norcross High School began offering the prestigious International Baccalaureate program in 1999 and this highly rigorous curriculum now serves over one-third of the student population. Norcross High School has a rich and long history dating back to 1827. Extremely successful alumni, including Norcross Mayor Lillian Webb, are the pride of the school.

Spotlight On Success

Super Students & Blue  Angels of the Month


March Blue Angels: 
Katie Santos
Ryan Savage
Michelle Nguyen
Edwin Ramirez

March Students of the Month: 
Freshman: Christian Massey
Sophomore: Lillian Le
Junior: Taylor Garmon
Senior: Edgar Viveros