SUPERINTENDENT DR. R. STEPHEN GREEN

Superintendent Dr. GreenDeKalb County School District is Georgia’s third largest school system. The District serves nearly 102,000 students, 137 schools and centers, and 15,500 employees.

The vision of DeKalb County School District is to inspire our community of learners to achieve educational excellence. Our mission is to ensure student success, leading to higher education, work, and life-long learning. We are making this vision and mission a reality – every day, in every classroom throughout the District.    More »

On March 12-15, 2017 the DeKalb County School District (DCSD) engaged in an AdvancED External Review. AdvancED is the global leader in preschool through 12th grade accreditation services and is responsible for conducting five-year accreditation renewal visits for member school districts. A preliminary report released by AdvancED during a called Board meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 shows that the team will recommend DeKalb County School District receive a five-year renewal of its accreditation following this intense review. More »

  • A Pre-K student looks on as a drone flies the hallway.

STEM Learning Through Drones

Chesnut Elementary uses drones to integrate STEM learning principles. 2nd grade teacher, Kantrail Horton, shows students the drone controls. Chesnut Elementary School students programmed and operated 13 drones as part of the school’s monthly Chesnut Engineering Opportunity (CEO) Day. Students received [...]

Tucker Middle Students Recognized as REACH Scholars

Tucker Middle School students recognized as REACH scholarship winners. Written by: Austin Leachman, DCSD Communications Intern Three Tucker Middle School eighth-grade students were recognized as winners of the REACH Scholarship during a special ceremony on October 13 at the school. The honorees [...]

New Mobile Pediatric Medical Clinic

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) and community partners unveil new mobile pediatric medical clinic at kickoff event. A pediatric mobile health unit capable of providing care for students regardless of family income was unveiled on Oct. 12, 2017, at a special event featuring [...]

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Oct
24
Tue
School Choice Town Hall Meeting @ Wadsworth Magnet School
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

DCSD School Choice will be hosting a series of town hall meetings for you to gain greater insight into the School Choice process, and share your thoughts in a family-friendly forum. See flier below for the complete list of dates and locations. The School Choice Expo will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the DeKalb Early College Academy. More details to come.

K-12 Curriculum Road Show @ Clarkston High School
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) values a strong parent-school partnership and invites you to discover more about what your child will learn. DeKalb’s curriculum for grades K-12 is aligned to the state-adopted Georgia Standards of Excellence in language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. In addition to core studies, students are offered a variety of learning experiences to develop the whole child.

The District prepares students for college and careers through a laser focus on rigorous, relevant classroom instruction related to each child’s needs. The curriculum was developed by our teachers for our students and is aligned with the school district’s mission to ensure student success, leading to higher education, work, and lifelong learning.

You can learn more by attending one of our upcoming curriculum roadshow events. Each event will begin at 6:30 p.m.

To learn more about the new K-8 curriculum, please Explore the K-8 Curriculum Connections Guides!

 

Nov
2
Thu
School Choice Town Hall Meeting @ DeKalb Elementary School of the Arts
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

DCSD School Choice will be hosting a series of town hall meetings for you to gain greater insight into the School Choice process, and share your thoughts in a family-friendly forum. See flier below for the complete list of dates and locations. The School Choice Expo will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the DeKalb Early College Academy. More details to come.

Nov
6
Mon
Board of Education: Work Session @ Robert R. Freeman Administrative & Instructional Complex
Nov 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

This meeting is held in the Cabinet Room at the Administrative & Instructional Complex.

For more info, visit the Board of Education homepage.

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