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February 2018

Safety Message from DeKalb Superintendent

Superintendent/CEO Dr. R. Stephen Green Shares Message to Parents. DeKalb County School District (DCSD) supports the First Amendment right of its students to free speech. Concurrently, the district takes seriously its responsibility to protect students and support student achievement. Below is a video message from R. Stephen Green, [...]

Cyber Safety 2018

DeKalb Celebrates 2nd Annual Cyber Safety Day on Feb. 23. The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) will host a second annual “Cyber Safety Day” on Friday, Feb. 23, as a unified stand for the safe use of social media and the internet. On Feb. 23, more than 100,000 [...]

Stay Healthy and Ready to Learn

Flu Season Care and Prevention Tips The DeKalb County School District encourages its students, staff and community to take proper precautions to avoid illness during flu season. Influenza is a communicable disease, and each of us must be vigilant in not only protecting ourselves, but each other. Below [...]

Virtual Learning to Aid in Inclement Weather Make-Up Days

Digital Dreamers initiative to aid students in making up inclement weather days. Following feedback from its stakeholders, the DeKalb County School District (DCSD) will employ Virtual Learning Days using its Digital Dreamers technology to make up time lost in January to inclement weather. “With our Digital Dreamers initiative, DCSD [...]

January 2018

Earn College Credits Through Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment is Georgia's new, FREE program that allows 9th - 12th grade students to earn college credits while working on their high school diploma. Students can choose from over 70 public, private and technical institutions across the state of Georgia.

We Are DCSD Magazine: Winter 2018 Issue

We Are DCSD Magazine showcases inspiring stories of achievement and triumph from students, classrooms, labs, stadiums, and more throughout DeKalb County School District.

Sixty-One DeKalb County Schools are ‘Beating the Odds’

Governor’s Office of Student Achievement Recognizes Schools’ CCRPI Score. STONE MOUNTAIN, GA. – Sixty-one schools in the DeKalb County School District (DCSD) scored higher on the 2017 College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) than similar schools across Georgia. ‘Beating the Odds,’ is a statistical analysis that compares [...]

September 2017

Explore the K-8 Curriculum Connections Guides!

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 [...]

June 2017

DeKalb Schools Awarded AdvancED Accreditation Renewal

Update: DeKalb County School District continues improvement, celebrates five-year accreditation renewal from AdvancED. STONE MOUNTAIN, GA. – In 2015, the DeKalb County School District (DCSD) was fighting to regain its accreditation through AdvancED, a global education review organization. Today, the pendulum has swung in the opposite direction. [...]

February 2017

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