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September 2017

UPDATE: Hurricane Irma Make-Up Days

DeKalb County School District to continue 20-minute extended-day class schedule through November 30. DeKalb County School District (DCSD) will continue to add 20 minutes to its school day through Thursday, Nov. 30, in an effort to recapture much of the instructional time lost due to the storm [...]

Public Meetings Scheduled for Upcoming Redistricting

Public meetings scheduled for upcoming redistricting in the Stone Mountain and Clarkston high school clusters. DeKalb County School District (DCSD) will conduct three public meetings as a part of an upcoming redistricting effort in the Stone Mountain and Clarkston clusters. This redistricting effort could potentially address additional [...]

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 [...]

Upcoming School Choice Town Hall Meetings

Grain greater insight into the School Choice process in the DeKalb County School District (DCSD) by attending and sharing your thoughts at the scheduled Town Hall Meetings: Tuesday, October 24 Wadsworth Magnet School (3039 Santa Monica Drive, Decatur, GA 30032) 6:00pm - 8:00pm Thursday, November 2 DeKalb Elementary [...]

Apply for the 2018 Atlanta Families’ Awards by October 20!

Attention Educators: Apply today for a $7,500 award! On March 28, 2017, Principal Mitchell Green of Henderson Mill Elementary School entered a jam-packed cafeteria at his school where Superintendent R. Stephen Green, as well teachers, students, and other community leaders gathered to surprise him with a $7,500 check for being the [...]

June 2017

I Love DeKalb Schools

It takes a village for a community to thrive! That’s why we’re celebrating the heartbeat of DeKalb County School District (DCSD) - our staff, students, families, and alumni because we’re proud, DCSD PROUD. Our culture is rich, authentic, strong, and we’re on the rise!

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. [...]

DeKalb County Board of Education Approves FY18 Budget

DeKalb County Board of Education approves $1.74 billion budget for 2017-2018 fiscal year. The DeKalb County Board of Education approved a $1.74 billion budget for the 2017-2018 fiscal year that places vital resources at the regional school level, allocates funds for important district initiatives, provides [...]

February 2017

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Social Media Guidelines

DeKalb County School District provides guidelines for students and employees on the use of social media inside and outside of the classroom.