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    Interim Superintendent, Dr. Vasanne S. Tinsley

    Dr. Vasanne S. Tinsley serves as interim superintendent of the DeKalb County School District, managing the day-to-day operations of a diverse educational system with more than 94,000 students, 14,500 employees and a budget of $2.6 billion.

    “Keeping Students First” is at the heart of her district leadership, and major decisions are measured by their ability to improve educational outcomes for one of the most diverse student bodies in the United States.   More »

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. Through community forums, focus groups, listening sessions, and more,  we have engaged our stakeholders, refined our objectives, honed our procedures, and formulated a robust, highly-structured yet agile and adaptive…    More »

On March 20-25, 2022 the DeKalb County School District (DCSD) engaged in a Cognia Accreditation Engagement Review. Cognia, formerly known as 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 presentation released by Cognia during an Exit Report on Friday March 25, 2022 shows that the team will recommend DeKalb County School District receive a five-year renewal of its accreditation following this intense review. More »

DeKalb County School District’s Master Planning process includes an evaluation of all school and administrative facilities, as well as the infrastructure to support the educational mission of the District. This process includes gathering data about school facilities that will be used to develop priorities for the next Educational Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (E-SPLOST) project list. The Master Plan Process includes several major types of activities. More »

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DCSD Monitoring Hurricane Ian

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is closely monitoring the pattern of Hurricane Ian. The Inclement Weather Team will continue to monitor current weather models to determine if schedules will need to be modified. Should changes be necessary, DSCD will notify families and staff promptly [...]

‘Sign’ of the Times

‘Sign’ of the TimesDeaf and Hard of Hearing Students Thrive Thanks to A.C.E. Program and Sign Language Club Learning can sometimes be challenging—even in the best of circumstances. If you’re a student unable to hear what’s being taught, learning can be much more difficult. Just [...]

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Oct
7
Fri
Fall Break (Schools Closed)
Oct 7 all-day

All DeKalb County Schools will be closed for Fall Break. Administrative buildings will still be open.

Oct
10
Mon
Columbus/Indigenous Peoples Day (Schools Closed)
Oct 10 all-day

All DeKalb County Schools will be closed.

Oct
17
Mon
Board of Education Meeting @ Robert R. Freeman Administrative & Instructional Complex
Oct 17 all-day

All Business Meetings begin at 1:00pm (unless noticed for some other time), and will be held in the J. David Williamson Board Room in the Robert R. Freeman Administrative Complex, 1701 Mountain Industrial Boulevard, Stone Mountain, Georgia.

All Work Sessions begin at 1:00pm (unless noticed for some other time), and will be held in the J. David Williamson Board Room, in the Robert R. Freeman Administrative Complex, 1701 Mountain Industrial Boulevard, Stone Mountain, Georgia.

All meetings can be viewed on DeKalb Schools TV (DSTV) by going to: www.dekalbschoolsga.org/communications/dstv or Comcast channel 24 (for Comcast subscribers in DeKalb County).

For more info, visit the Board of Education homepage.

Nov
8
Tue
Independent Learner / Professional Development Day
Nov 8 all-day
Nov
14
Mon
Board of Education Meeting @ Robert R. Freeman Administrative & Instructional Complex
Nov 14 all-day

All Business Meetings begin at 1:00pm (unless noticed for some other time), and will be held in the J. David Williamson Board Room in the Robert R. Freeman Administrative Complex, 1701 Mountain Industrial Boulevard, Stone Mountain, Georgia.

All Work Sessions begin at 1:00pm (unless noticed for some other time), and will be held in the J. David Williamson Board Room, in the Robert R. Freeman Administrative Complex, 1701 Mountain Industrial Boulevard, Stone Mountain, Georgia.

All meetings can be viewed on DeKalb Schools TV (DSTV) by going to: www.dekalbschoolsga.org/communications/dstv or Comcast channel 24 (for Comcast subscribers in DeKalb County).

For more info, visit the Board of Education homepage.