November 2017

Men In Charge Breakfast

Southwest DeKalb High School Hosts Men in Charge Breakfast. Written by: Austin Leachman, DCSD Communications Intern. On Nov. 16., Southwest DeKalb High School presented a very special event, the “Men in Charge Breakfast,” for the young men that attend the school. [...]

Veterans Day ceremony

Cadets participate in Veterans Day ceremony and drill exhibition Editor’s note: This article was written by Austin Leachman, DCSD communications intern. DeKalb County School District (DCSD) faculty, staff, and JROTC cadets from 19 high schools gathered on Nov. 10, at [...]

McNair High School Fundraiser

McNair HS travel club hosts used shoes fundraiser. The McNair High School Travel Club and High Achievers is seeking your gently-worn used and new shoes as a fundraiser for future trips, projects, and competitions. From Oct. 23 to Dec. 23, you are encouraged to bring your items to [...]

Student School Board Representative of the Month

Cross Keys High School senior serves as November student school board representative. Dennis Lin, a senior at Cross Keys High School, represented the students of the DeKalb County School District at the Nov. 6 meeting of the DeKalb County Board of Education. Lin serves as the senior [...]

October 2017

2018 Graduation Dates Announced

Grad Central Station is your one-stop shop for DeKalb County School District graduation information, created to ensure that we support the academic achievement of students with equity and access. The following is a list of 2018 high school graduation ceremonies that will be held at the Georgia World [...]

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 are Nuhamin Chernet, Kenny Vu, [...]

Student School Board Representative of the Month

Redan High senior represents DeKalb students at October's Board of Education meeting. Shania Hinds, a senior at Redan High School, represented the students of the DeKalb County School District at the Oct. 2, meeting of the DeKalb County Board of Education. Hinds has a cumulative GPA of [...]

Clarkston High Takes 1st Place in Wing Fest Showdown

Congratulations to Clarkston High School for winning the 2017 Wing Fest Showdown! Thank you to all of the phenomenal culinary students who participated in the event: Arabia Mountain High Columbia High Lakeside High McNair High Miller Grove High Redan High Towers High Tucker High Warren Tech View [...]

Introducing the 2017-2018 Art Star Hall of Fame!

Young artists celebrated at Art Star Wall of Fame. DeKalb County School District (DCSD) celebrates the best of student artwork each year through the Art Star Wall of Fame, a hallway at the district’s administrative complex dedicated to the display of student artwork from across the five academic [...]

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 [...]