Superintendent, Mrs. Cheryl Watson-Harris

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.    Full strategic plan »

On March 12-15, 2017 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. Full accreditation review »

E-SPLOST is essential for the District to effectively meet the teaching and learning needs of students and teachers, and to improve communication with parents. E-SPLOST website »

District Newsletter

Greetings Dekalb County School District Family, I hope that you had a great week. Thank you to everyone for their feedback as we prepare for returning face-to-face. The District is following the guidance from the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), the Georgia Department of [...]

Intent to Return Form October 9-30, 2020

The DeKalb County School District is preparing to transition to one-day hybrid learning in person based on the current level of community spread of COVID-19. Parents/guardians have a choice of hybrid learning or distance/remote learning in Phase 3. The learning models for consideration are as [...]

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