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 »

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DeKalb County School District Receives Audited Financial Reports

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. – On October 16, 2020, the DeKalb County School District received the audited financial reports for both FY2018 and FY2019 from the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts (DOAA). The reports rendered a clean unmodified opinion on the District’s financial activities. An [...]

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 [...]

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