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GCPS employees are offered lots of exciting perks thanks to the generous support of our corporate partners. We encourage you to bookmark this blog and check it often for the latest and greatest offers available to you.

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Special Discounts for GCPS Employees

AAA Auto Club South offers discounts for Gwinnett School employees: Classic Membership Primary $59.00/Associate $15.00. Plus Membership Primary $92.00/Associate $26.50.  For application, go to http://www.aaasouth.com/lyn.williamsand see all the benefits. Use GCPS code GTSWCSS for SPECIAL discount. Contact: Lyn Williams AAA Auto Club South Membership Representative at lynwilliams@aaasouth.com. Ph 770-476-2987/Fax 770-982-1435  Hours 7:00am -9:00pm.


Ackerman Security offers GCPS employees a discount of 10% off on a new home security system or 3 months free service, and with each new GCPS employee account a donation will be made to the GCPS Foundation Fund for academic initiatives throughout the district. 

Call Ben Hioe at 678.878.7600 or email Ben.Hioe@ackermansecurity.com


Bravo to Ackerman Securities - a Torch Bearer sponsor of the GCPS Foundation, having donated $1000!  


AMLI Apartment Homes McGinnis-Ferry & North Briarcliff locations offer a discount to GCPS employees. Unwind in an elegant, maintenance-free apartment or town home with the finishes and features you’d expect in a custom home.  http://www.amli.com/apartments/atlanta/mcginnis-ferry/  or http://www.amli.com/apartments/atlanta/north-briarcliff/  


Ann Taylor, The Loft - offer GCPS employees an educator's discount, typically 15-20% on selected items. The discount does not apply to most outlet locations although never hurts to ask.


Apple Computers - GCPS is a member of the Apple Purchase Program for Educators offering special discounts. Call 1.800.MY-APPLE (800.692.7753) to notify the representative of your status as a GCPS employee and provide the zip code of your GCPS work location.


ApplianceMax Special Discounts for GCPS Employees. ApplianceMax is a local appliance servicing company. We have factory trained service technicians for repairs of your major home appliances. All GCPS employees receive a 10% discount on repairs of your home appliances.  When you call for service, mention that you are a GCPS employee.Call 770.237.5858 or visit us at http://www.ApplianceMax.com  


AT&T Wireless offers GCPS employees a 15% discount off the base calling plan per month, and includes a one-time $36 enrollment fee per line of service, (or $36 for main line if all numbers are part of a family plan per sales rep). To take advantage of this offer, apply in person at an AT&T store; bring GCPS ID, driver's license, and AT&T account number(s) to complete the paperwork. The GCPS Foundation Account Number (FAN) is 2422616. The Gwinnett County Public Schools company identification number is 10488645.


Bravo to AT&T - a Chairman's Club sponsor of the GCPS Foundation, having donated over $120,000 to academic initiatives benefiting the students of GCPS! 



BB&T offers GCPS employees an exclusive benefits package of premium financial services.  To begin taking advantage of these outstanding BB&T AT Work benefits, simply present a current Gwinnett County Public School’s Employee ID to a BB&T representative today.  

GCPS BB&T Program # 09488


Bank of America at Work

Bank of America offers the Teacher Flex program to assist teachers and other school employees the opportunity for home ownership. Bank of America also has special offers for GCPS employees who participate in Direct Deposit. Call 800-782-2265 or access http://promo.bankofamerica.com/groupbanking/bankatwork/


Banana  Republic offers a 15% discount on all purchases; (including sale price purchases) at all Banana Republic stores in the metro area for GCPS certified educators.  This offer may not be combined with other offers.

Barnes & Noble Bookstores recognizes how hard educators work to inspire and teach the youth in our communities. A special discount is offered to Pre-K through 12th grade certified teachers, school administrators, media specialists, & counselors.  Apply for the 2010 Educator Discount card at any Barnes & Noble location.

Brand Mortgage offers over 250 loan programs for new home purchase, refinance of existing home, purchase of vacation property and more - and will pay $500 toward the closing costs on purchase or refinance transaction for any GCPS employee. Contact Terra Bullock Winter for your customized loan at 678-226-7864, or apply on-line at http://twinter.brandmortgage.com 



Gwinnett County Public School Foundation has partnered with BrandsMart USA to offer employees thousands of electronics and appliances at near wholesale pricing and special service in our showrooms and our website.

Go to  http://www.brandsmartusa.com/affinity

and use your AFFINITY CODE to purchase select items at special prices!!!

For Affinity Code, please call Affinity Customer Service at 1.800.782.8000 or the GCPS Foundation Office at 678.301.7287

Shop in your nearest BrandsMartUSA. Ask to see a Manager in Customer Service before shopping for your Affinity Privileges!


Brooks Brothers Corporate Membership Program offers GCPS employees 15% savings on all regular priced merchandise at Brooks Brothers U.S. and Canadian stores, by phone and online.  Register to receive a free membership card at Membership.BrooksBrothers.com (do not type in http:// or www. in front of the web site address). Enter Organization ID# 46101 and Pin Code# 62114.  Enroll by telephone by calling Corporate Incentive Services toll-free at 1-866-515-4747, Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm, ET. Please have the Organization ID# and Pin Code# available.  A current GCPS ID is required.  


Cantoni Contemporary Furniture Offers GCPS employees a 20% Discount. A unique source that is equal parts stylish modern contemporary furniture, creative interior design, and top shelf customer service. Save 20% off of your purchase, excluding special value items and clearance merchandise. Other restrictions may apply. Contact store for details. 1011 Monroe Drive, Atlanta, GA 30306, 404.811.8111. http://www.cantoni.com 


COOLRAY offers GCPS Employees the following specials:

Air Conditioning Equipment Tune-Up Promotion: 20-Point Air Conditioning Tune-Up Only $69. Air Conditioning Service Promotion: $30 Off Air Conditioning Repair Service. Valid on heating and/or air conditioning repairs.  Offer is not valid on service call fee, minimum labor charge or overnight emergency calls. Air Conditioning Equipment Promotion, Save an additional $250 Off our current advertised special! Some restrictions apply. HVAC License #: CN209509.  Indoor Air Quality Promotion: $250 Off Trane CleanEffects Air Filtration System.  Electronic/Programmable Thermostat Promotion: $50 Off Honeywell Electronic/Programmable Thermostat. 

These offers are valid for GCPS employees only. Must present valid GCPS ID at time of purchase.  Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts.    Offers valid for 90 days. Go to: www.Coolray.com  or call 770.421.8400 to schedule an appointment.



Dell Member Purchase Program offers GCPS employees special discounts on notebooks, desktops, monitors, printers, cameras, software and more.   The website also rates products as good, better, best.  Note - the low price shown do not include an additional discount given at checkout (click on the shopping cart to view final discount). Register a home email address through the site and receive the latest offers by e-newsletter from Dell.  www.dell.com/edubuy or call 1-877-377-0238, GCPS Member ID# KS29259300


Digital Satellite Entertainment an authorized dealer for DishNetwork, is pleased to offer you a $50.00 credit on your first invoice, with a 24 month commitment of service.  Please note this credit is in addition to the current offer from DishNetwork. Gwinnett County Public Schools employees that sign up for DirecTV will receive $50 credit added to the current offers from DirecTV.  (We will also make a $25.00 donation, on a quarterly basis, to the Gwinnett Foundation for every new activation). John Grigoras,  678.313.3560

ELITE ENVIRONMENTS, LLC.  Offers GCPS Employees A Special Discount. YOUR EVERYTHING OUTDOOR CONTRACTOR:*Lawn Maintenance *Landscaping *Mulching *Leaf Removal  *Pavers *Retaining Walls *Pressure Washing *Grading   *Fall/Spring Cleanup. Call 404.731.8750 for a FREE ESTIMATE. Show your GCPS ID and receive 20% OFF of all annual contract or 10% off Landscaping Services

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Discounted rate for all Gwinnett County employees. Please use discount code 03E3334. Book online at http://www.enterprise.com or call 1-800-RENT-A-CAR (1-800-736-8222). Includes discounted rates for personal use. Enter "gag" for PIN when prompted

Express Oil Change & Service Centers Gwinnett locations offer the following discounts to GCPS employees:  $7 off oil change; $5 off emission testing and 10% off repair work or scheduled factory maintenance. Oil changes only take 10 minutes. Repair work is performed by ASE CERTIFIED mechanics. To receive discount, must show GCPS ID.  http://www.expressoil.com/


The following locations are participants in the special offer:


1858 Scenic Hwy/Snellville 30078/ ph: 770-978-8502


1422 Pleasant Hill Rd /L’ville 30044/ ph: 770-931-0026


410 West Pike Street/ L’ville 30045 / ph: 770-822-1770


3048 Buford Hwy / Duluth 30096 / Ph: 770-818-0800


3425 Peachtree Ind. Blvd /Duluth 30096 / ph: 770-623-9448


3280 Woodward Crossing Blvd /Buford 30519 / p:  770-932-





FedEx Office (Kinko’s) offers GCPS employees a 15% discount on the majority of services (employee ID required). Save a trip and order on-line 24/7. From event flyers and custom greeting cards, to last minute research projects the process is as easy as selecting the product, uploading the file, and scheduling delivery at your favorite Gwinnett location.  http://www.fedex.com/us/office/


Frontera Mex Mex Grill Restaurants offers GCPS employees a 10% discount on their individual final check when showing their ID. Discount cannot be applied in liquor, tax or gratuity and cannot be combined with other offers. To find the Frontera nearest you, go to: http://www.myfrontera.com/. As an extension of the Restaurants, Frontera Catering, proudly serves Gwinnett County Schools. We understand the economic situation and we’ll work with you to fit in your budget. The size of the party does not matter. From Mexican to Barbeque, Argentinean to Hawaiian, Breakfasts, Lunch, Dinner or even box lunches.  Frontera Catering is ideal for meetings, appreciations, sports banquets or fundraisings. Call 678-242-1671 to request a proposal or visit http://www.fronteracatering.comfor more information.


Georgia Aquarium Welcomes GCPS

Receive great discounts on general admission and special events through the Club Fish Program for GCPS.  This link can be used to purchase tickets for school related or family/friend trips to the aquarium.   www.georgiaaquarium.org/gwinnettcountyschools


GWINNETT FEDERAL CREDIT UNION New OR pre-owned vehicle loan rates as low as 3.9% APR* when members purchase through MEMBERS AutoChoice. Also, 0%*APR is offered for 6 months when members open a new Visa Platinum plus Rewards credit card and have Gwinnett Federal checking. And, for existing Visa Platinum cardholders who have our checking, 0%*APR is offered for 6 months on balance transfers from other financial institutions up to the member’s card limit. Go to http://www.gwinnettfcu.org for details and numbers to call. *Annual Percentage Rate. 3.9% APR for vehicles on 80% loan to value. Offers may expire at any time.


Shop through the IGIVE link and save up to 26% at over 700 national merchants.  Every internet search and/or sale earns money for the GCPS Foundation Fund.   A sample of merchants:  Audibles, Amazon, Borders, Kaplan Test Prep, TextbookX, Microsoft, Nike, Turbo Tax, Trend Micro, Proactive, GNC, Borders, Under Armour, Bass Pro, REI, and LLBean.   Registration is free. 



J.Crew -15% educator discount, all locations including Mall of Georgia.


The Goddard School® located at 1460 Satellite Boulevard is offering a 10% tuition discount to all GCPS teachers. Please come in for a tour or call us at (770) 476-1760. Erika Hill, Owner.


Jos A. Bank Apparel offers a 20% discount to GCPS employees on regular priced items.  (This does not apply to the outlet stores.)   Special corporate days are offered at 25% off.  Register in a Jos A. Banks retail store for an email alert for special sale days.  GCPS ID required to receive discount. 



Lake Lanier Islands Resort offers Gwinnett County Educators/Staff a discount to the Beach and Waterpark during the 2010 season.  Show your county ID and receive discounted Regular Admission (42" and taller) to Lake Lanier Islands Beach and Waterpark. Your price will be $20.99 plus tax on anyone 42" and taller any day of the week.  Showing your ID will get the discount on up to 4 people.  http://www.lakelanierislands.com/


LensCrafters outlets in Georgia offer a discount for Gwinnett County Public School employees for routine eye exams, glasses, and contacts. For locations, access http://www.lenscrafters.com/


Maintenance Free Windows offers vinyl double hung styled windows to all Gwinnett County employees and family members for $185 ANY SIZE including installation. These are top quality, affordable windows with a lifetime transferable warranty. Our installers are full time, experienced professionals and are fully insured. Your satisfaction is guaranteed. Call 770.535.7474 or visit http://www.maintenancefree.com to schedule a free, no hassle estimate.


National Preferred Properties GCPS is a member of the National Preferred Employer Program (NPEP). Employees are eligible to enjoy great discounts on a new lease at NPEP participating rental communities throughout the metro area. Listings are updated monthly and can be obtained at http://www.npep.com/

or by calling 1-877-629-6082.



Overlook Apartment Homes at Coolray Field

One Bedroom GCPS Move-in Promotion Specials Start at $706 Plus $300 off your 1st month! Reduced application fee for GCPS of $25.  Zero Deposit with approved application.

Call TODAY  770.962.4533 or email: info@overlookgwinnettstadium.com


Park N Fly, Park N Go, Park N Fly Plus register on-line for a free GCPS Park N Fly corporate advantage card, valid at airports nationwide.  Earn points toward free parking, receive best rates, and reserve prime spot in advance. Park 'N Fly Plus now offer on-site baggage check-in, Avoid long check-in lines and go directly to your gate. In a pinch, show employee ID for on the spot discount. http://www.pnf.com/apply/1820.htm


Pearl Vision Center offers a discount to Gwinnett County Public School employees for routine eye exams, glasses, and contacts. GCPS ID required.  http://www.pearlevision.com/


Primrose Schools Professional Partners Program

GCPS employees can “partner” with this childcare provider for exclusive discounts. http://www.primroseschools.com/


Publix Partners Program

We now have a Publix Partner Program card for the GCPS Foundation Fund in support of student and teacher scholarships!  Publix has been an outstanding partner to Gwinnett schools, donating thousands locally and millions statewide. 


Even better, up to two partner cards can be scanned per visit allowing GCPS employees, friends, and family to support a favorite local school and the GCPS Foundation Fund.   Request your card (or a stack of cards) today by calling the GCPS Foundation office at 678-301-7287.


RBC Bank Working for You Program offers GCPS employees membership discounts, savings & bonuses.  With direct deposit, employees qualify for checking accounts with no fees, no balance requirements, free check cards, ATM use, online banking and bill pay, discounted check order, discounts on loan interest rates and more.  RBC is a full-service retail and business bank serving the southeastern U.S. with 430 banking centers in 6 states.



SCANA Energy Partner Program has teamed with the GCPS Foundation to offer employees a program to qualify for lower natural gas rates.  Go to http://www.scanaenergy.com/ and enter code GCPS.  A valid employee ID is required.   In addition to receiving the partner program lower rate for service, existing customers on an existing fixed rate plan with SCANA Energy will not pay an exit fee provided they sign up for a new partner fixed rate on a 6, 12, or 18 month fixed plan.  For new customers, SCANA Energy will credit the fixed rate early exit fee (if assessed by their current provider) up to $50 regardless of the plan selected.  GCPS employees are required to fax or mail proof of the exit fee charge to receive the early exit fee rebate. 


Sears Commercial Purchasing Program offers GCPS employees the Commercial Contractor Rate on Appliances, Lawn Mowers, Lawn Tractors, Outdoor Grills, Mattresses, Fitness Equipment, HDTV's and more, builder’s rates, below retail.  This program is excellent for the home builder/remodeler and is not available through the retail stores.  An extra plus - Sears will make a donation to the GCPS Foundation for every purchase.  Contact Donna Weyerbacher at Gwinnett Place for an appointment at 770.476.6610.


Sherwin Williams Paints  Gwinnett locations offer GCPS employees 20% off all regularly priced items; 10% off sale items; discount applies to in-stock wall covering; special orders excluded.  


Six Flags offers Gwinnett County Public Schools Foundation is now signed up for savings! Just log into your own Six Flags site to buy tickets with substantial savings off the main gate price. This online benefit program offers not only substantial savings, but allows you to "print and go" so you have your ticket in hand when you get to the park with no waiting in the line to purchase tickets. To access your special tickets, click the link below, then log into the site with the username and password provided.


USERNAME:  gwinschoolsog   PASSWORD:  SixFlags10

Group Sales Department   770-948-9290 x 3365


Southern Styles Salon Southern Styles Salon offers a 10% discount to GCPS employees on any of our services. We are located at 2001 Main Street East Snellville.  Call 770-979-2168 for an appointment.


Spencer Heating & Air Conditioning Family owned and operated for over 25 years,  located in Norcross and services the north Atlanta area. Call to learn how you can use the Federal Tax Credit to save up to $1,500 on high efficiency heating and cooling equipment. Please let us know you work for GCPS for $20 off our next visit.  Call for an appointment:  770.447.5289.


Sprint offers a 15% discount on Sprint service plans with select products and a two year activation plan.  The program qualifies employees for the low price of $29.99 for Blackberry Pearl 8130, Rumor by LG, Palm Centro, LG Rumor2, Sanyo SCP-3810 and more.  Save up to 29% over competitor plans with waived activation fee and free Bluetooth Headset. To take advantage of this offer contact Derrick Holloway at derrick.holloway@sprint.com, and have the following items ready to complete paperwork - GCPS employee ID plus pay stub, and code GAEDU_GWN_ZZZ.  If already a customer, call for the GCPS discount, 1-888-788-4727 or 1-800-639-6111 and reference code above. 


Stone Mountain Park GCPS employees can purchase discounted tickets through the Stone Mountain Park Online Ticket Consignment Program. 

STONE MOUNTAIN MEMBERSHIP discounted tickets are $39.00 + tax ($41.75) for ages 3 to 11, $49.00 + tax ($52.45) for ages 12 and up,  and are good for one year from the date of purchase.  A discounted parking pass is also available.  Daily ADVENTURE passes are $20.00 + tax ($21.40) for all ages 3 and up.  Note: Daily or annual parking passes are not included in the price of tickets. Go to:  http://www.stonemountainpark.com/consignment/.   STONE MOUNTAIN PARK tickets.  The GCPS code is GWNTCPS


SunTrust at Work offers GCPS employees a personal banking program offered through participating employers that provides a powerful combination of SunTrust financial products and services. SunTrust at Work offers you three different personal banking packages, each with an extensive range of solid features that you simply won’t find elsewhere. Choose interest-bearing Solid Choice Checking and enjoy free checks, free transactions, and free Equifax identity theft protection and credit monitoring. Need more or need less? The choice is yours with Signature Advantage Checking, our premium benefits checking account, or our popular Free Checking simplified checking with real-world features that are anything but basic.  Go to:



VERIZON as a GCPS employee you are entitled to 15% off your monthly service with Verizon Wireless on all plans $34.99 and over.  (With the exception of the unlimited minute plans and aircard plans.)

If you are a current customer: Go to www.verizonwireless.com/discounts and enter your work email address.  Then you will get an email to that address.  Open that email, and click on the link.  That will take you to a webpage.  On that web page, click the link “register your line”.  (You will find this link in the middle of the page about 2/3rds of the way down in rather small print.)  Click on it, and then it will ask you for some information.  Fill that out and then it will give you a confirmation that your discount has been added. 

If you would like to become a customer or learn about options for you:  Please contact Rachael Nagrowski for a quote on service and help deciding on a device and plan.  Please reach out to me at:  770 313 4444 or Rachael.Nagrowski@Verizonwireless.com .


Bravo to Verizon - a Chairman's Club sponsor of the GCPS Foundation, having donated over $50,000 to academic initiatives benefitting students in Gwinnett!


Wee Monsters

Special offer for all K-12 staff is 20% off basic fort packages (Jilly's basic package 1, Pickertons's basic package 1, Razoulli's basic package 1). To take advantage of offer call 770-995-5439 and provide proof of GCPS employment.

Go to: www.weemonstersplay.com/shop 


Wells Fargo Wachovia Home Mortgage

Our Sharing Advantage­ ® program enables GCPS employees to support the Gwinnett County Public Schools Foundation Fund.  When a GCPS employee closes on a real estate purchase or refinances a loan with Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, we can make a contribution in your name to the GCPS Foundation Fund supporting student and teacher initiatives throughout Gwinnett.  The GCPS Foundation Fund is a 501(c) 3 as defined by the Internal Revenue Code, a requirement for nonprofits participating in this program.


Contact your local branch for more information.

Derik Taylor, Branch Manager (and GCPS graduate)

2180 Satellite Blvd., Ste. 225, Duluth, GA 30097, 770-497-6002


Wachovia at Work Program

GCPS has teamed up with Wachovia At Work® to offer an exclusive package of money-saving benefits. Among the benefits, no monthly service fee, minimum balance or direct deposit requirement. Free first order of checks and discounts on future orders. Free standard-size safe deposit box for the first year.  


Bravo to Wachovia - a Chairman's Club sponsor of the GCPS Foundation, having donated over $65,000 to academic initiatives benefitting students in Gwinnett! Stop by your nearest financial center, call our dedicated line at 1-888-353-7375 or visit http://www.wachovia.com/wachoviaatwork

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