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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 »

Bus Driver Sick Out

Important Message for Parents/Guardians: DeKalb County Schools Superintendent, Dr. R. Stephen Green, has been meeting with bus drivers and transportation staff as we work in partnership to address their concerns. In the meantime, we have a contingency plan. Please note, some buses may arrive and [...]

  • Student Receives QuestBridge Scholarship

Student Receives QuestBridge Scholarship

Druid Hills student plans to attend Brown University in Rhode Island One DeKalb County School District (DCSD) senior’s hard work, persistence and vision for the future has paid off in the largest way imaginable: a full-ride scholarship to one of the nation’s [...]

  • Best selling author Jason Reynolds Shares Stories with Lithonia High students

Best-selling Author Inspires Students

Jason Reynolds Shares Stories with Lithonia High One DeKalb County School District (DCSD) high school returned from Spring Break in style by hosting a New York Times best-selling author. Lithonia High School, in partnership with local nonprofit Page Turners Make Great Learners, [...]

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Last Day of School (2nd Semester)
May 24 all-day

Last day for all DeKalb County schools.

Memorial Day
May 28 all-day

Memorial Day: All schools & administrative offices will be closed.

Independence Day (Schools & Administrative Offices Closed)
Jul 4 all-day

Independence Day: Schools & Administrative Offices Closed.

Labor Day (Schools & Administrative Offices Closed)
Sep 3 all-day

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