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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Mask Wearing Protocols

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is committed to providing safe learning environments for students and staff. DCSD is excited to bring students back to our buildings so that we can continue our mission to provide equitable educational services to meet students’ needs. [...]

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“Good Morning America” Honors Mr. Tylan Bailey

“Good Morning America” Honors Mr. Tylan Bailey By Carla Parker Briar Vista Elementary School physical education teacher and former Hightower Elementary School head custodian Tylan Bailey was showered with surprises and gifts by “Good Morning America” and celebrities on July 12. During the live show, [...]

Back To School Drive Thru

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