Superintendent Dr. R. Stephen Green

Superintendent Dr. GreenDeKalb County School District is Georgia’s third largest school system. The District serves nearly 102,000 students, 137 schools and centers, and 15,500 employees.

The vision of DeKalb County School District is to inspire our community of learners to achieve educational excellence. Our mission is to ensure student success, leading to higher education, work, and life-long learning. We are making this vision and mission a reality – every day, in every classroom throughout the District.    More »

On March 12-15, 2017 the DeKalb County School District (DCSD) engaged in an AdvancED External Review. AdvancED is the global leader in preschool through 12th grade accreditation services and is responsible for conducting five-year accreditation renewal visits for member school districts. A preliminary report released by AdvancED during a called Board meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 shows that the team will recommend DeKalb County School District receive a five-year renewal of its accreditation following this intense review. More »

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Families Provided Meals During Spring Break

Spring Break meal service helps close the gap for local families  For many families in DeKalb County School District (DCSD), a school serves many purposes. There’s the obvious: a haven for learning, social interaction, and growth; and there’s also the [...]

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Chamblee High Names New Principal

Longtime educator, Gail Barnes, is new principal  In 1996, she arrived at DeKalb County School District (DCSD) as a student teacher in college. In 1997, she began teaching at Chamblee Charter High School—one of the best educational institutions in the state of Georgia. [...]

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Student Earns $25,000 in Science Talent Search

Lakeside senior, Zoe Weiss, named finalist in Regeneron Science Talent Search One DeKalb County School District (DCSD) senior has taken her love for science nationwide, earning $25,000 from one of the most prestigious science and math competitions in the United States. Lakeside [...]

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On the Scene with Dr. Green- April 2019 @ DeKalb Early Learning Center
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn about the DeKalb County School District and get answers to your questions from Superintendent Dr. R. Stephen Green. All meetings begin promptly at 7 p.m.

Memorial Day (schools & admin offices closed)
May 27 all-day

Memorial Day: All schools & administrative offices will be closed.

Independence Day
Jul 4 all-day
Labor Day
Sep 2 all-day

(20 Instructional Days)

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