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.    More »

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. More »

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1st Virtual Budget Hearing

1ST VIRTUAL BUDGET HEARING FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2022Date: Monday, June 21, 2021Time: 11:00 a.m.(to start immediately after the millage rate hearing)The DeKalb County Board of Education will hold a virtual budget hearing to solicit feedback from the public regarding the 2021-2022 school system’s [...]

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Board Meeting Download (06-14-2021)

Here are some key takeaways from the 6-14-21 Board Meeting.  Committee of the Whole (COW)  SPLOST VI   November 2, 2021, Referendum to authorize the re-imposition of the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) for an additional five years beginning on July 1, 2022, and continuing until June 30, 2027  DCSD resolution [...]

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Proposed Property Tax

DeKalb County School District Makes Announcement Regarding Proposed Property Tax Translations STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. – As Georgia law deems, an increase in the property tax digest produced by the reassessments of the Board of Tax [...]

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Independence Day (Schools & Administrative Offices Closed)
Jul 4 all-day

Independence Day: Schools & Administrative Offices Closed.

Labor Day (Schools & Administrative Offices Closed)
Sep 6 all-day
Fall Break (Schools Closed, Administrative Offices Open)
Oct 7 – Oct 11 all-day
Thanksgiving Break (Schools Closed)
Nov 22 – Nov 26 all-day