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May 2017

Summer Enrichment Program for Gifted Students

Registration now open for summer enrichment program for gifted students. Registration has opened for the Serendipity Summer Enrichment Program, a learning opportunity for identified gifted students in the DeKalb County School District (DCSD). Serendipity is offered to gifted students in grades 1 -6. The goal of [...]

New Student-Designed Sign For Warren Technical School

The Warren Tech (WTS) Eagles have always soared high – very high. Established in 1984 as the first school of its kind in the state of Georgia, Warren Tech provides quality academics, technical skills, life-application techniques, and employment opportunities to young men and women from every high school in [...]

Students Take First Place Honors in Statewide Writing Contest

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is proud to announce that 13 students from eight campuses have been named first-place winners for their grade level by the Georgia Council of Teachers of English (GCTE). Each year, GCTE sponsors this statewide competition for students in kindergarten through grade 12. The [...]

2017 Graduation Ceremony LIVE Stream

This year, all of the graduation ceremonies being held at the Georgia World Congress Center will be streamed LIVE via PDS-TV24 on the DeKalb County School District Facebook page.

Student School Board Representative of the Month

Elizabeth Andrews High senior is the student School Board representative for May. Student Board Member Arnold Palmer with Board Members Vicki Turner, Dr. Joyce Morley, & Board Chair Dr. Melvin Johnson. Arnold Palmer, a senior at Elizabeth Andrews High School represented all DeKalb County School [...]

John Lewis Elementary’s Outdoor Library Dedication

John Lewis dedicates free outdoor library at namesake school. Congressman John Lewis visited his namesake school, John Lewis Elementary School, on May 15, 2017, to cut the ribbon on a new, free outdoor library where students can exchange books throughout the year. Lewis was surrounded by nearly every [...]

Chamblee Charter High Mentor Program’s Special Recognition

Jocelyn Leon and Eli Abamonte, students at Chamblee Charter High School, received special recognition at the Architecture, Construction, & Engineering (ACE) Mentor Program’s End of Year Banquet on May 8, 2017. Both students received recognition for outstanding accomplishments, along with a $50 gift card. Additionally, Abamonte received a $2000 [...]

District Seniors Participate in College Signing Days

Hundreds of District Seniors Participate in College Signing Ceremonies College-bound seniors at Clarkston, McNair, and Stephenson joined peers throughout the nation in celebration of college admission. In auditoriums filled with family, friends, community leaders – and, in some cases, even a video message from former First Lady Michelle [...]

DECA Student-Teacher Team to Explore Normandy

DECA student Sydnie Cobb (left) and Professor Jason Butler will travel to Normandy, France this year as part of a historic student into World War II. UPDATE: MAY 3, 2017 A student-teacher team from the DeKalb Early College Academy (DECA) is taking a deep dive into [...]

DSA Student Named Poet Laureate’s Prize Finalist

DeKalb School of the Arts junior named finalist for Georgia's Poet Laureate’s Prize. Sophia Seufert, a junior at the DeKalb School of the Arts, was a finalist for Georgia's fourth annual Poet Laureate’s Prize, an award for an original poem written by a Georgia high school student. Gov. [...]