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Exceptional Students Express Creativity Through Buttons

As Dr. Gwendolyn Allen reaches into a nearby file cabinet in the Exceptional Education offices, a slight smile slides across her face. She then pulls out a black cloak with 20 colorful, decorative buttons attached. This year, she will add another button in support of a worthy cause. Each year, in preparation for Exceptional Children’s Week, students with special needs across the DeKalb County School District (DCSD) participate in a contest to design artwork [...]

Share Your Input: Parent Satisfaction Survey

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) encourages its parents to share their thoughts on parental engagement by completing the Georgia Parent Survey. The Parent Satisfaction Survey helps DCSD and state education leaders determine parents’ perceptions of the success of parent engagement in our local schools. Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education for analysis. All parents are encouraged to participate in the Georgia Parent Survey because the [...]

Superintendent Green’s Statement On National Day Without Immigrants

TRANSLATIONS “In light of recent events and social media comments, we stand firmly by our original statement that our schools will be safe places for learning and teaching. We are aware that there are National Day Without Immigrants protests planned for Thursday, February 16, across the country. Classroom attendance is essential to student achievement. Therefore, we respectfully ask parents and guardians to make sure your children attend school to benefit from instruction and [...]

Stone Mountain HS Student Joins Board at Monthly Meeting

Nyisha Jones, a junior at Stone Mountain High School, represented the students of the DeKalb County School District at the Feb. 13 meeting of the DeKalb County Board of Education. Nyisha holds a 4.095 GPA and plans to attend Howard University to major in communications in film and television. Her career goal is to become a film director. Nyisha is the editor of the Stone Mountain High yearbook, serves as a teacher assistant, and [...]

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Update: Water Testing Continues at DeKalb Schools

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) continues to test water sources to determine if they meet federal drinking water standards. As of February 10, water samples have been collected at 94 schools (starting with the oldest elementary schools) and testing results have been received for 86 schools. Of the 86 schools, 48 schools have no water sources with lead content of zero or below the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) action level of 15 parts [...]

Apply Today for Princeton Summer Journalism Program

High school journalism students in the DeKalb County School District are encouraged to apply for the 2017 Princeton University Summer Journalism Program. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 24. The program is an all-expenses-paid journalism and college preparation learning experience at Princeton University for high school juniors from low-income backgrounds, scheduled for August 4-14 at the university’s campus in Princeton, NJ. Students learn reporting skills from celebrated journalists, report and write their own [...]

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