Superintendent Dr. R. Stephen Green

Superintendent Dr. GreenDeKalb County School District is Georgia’s third largest school system. The District serves nearly 102,000 students, 137 schools and centers, and 15,500 employees.

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 the 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. A preliminary report released by AdvancED during a called Board meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 shows that the team will recommend DeKalb County School District receive a five-year renewal of its accreditation following this intense review. More »

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DECA Student Publishes First Work

Senior's essay on Langston Hughes, Alice Walker wins award, earns spot in literary journal When DeKalb Early College Academy (DECA) senior Hannah Huff wrote down her thoughts on two of her favorite works of literature—Alice Walker’s short story “Everyday Use” and Langston Hughes’ play Mulatto—little [...]

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Award Eligible Distinguished Title I Schools

Six schools eligible for national award The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) recently named six DeKalb County School District (DCSD) schools that are eligible for national recognition. Six DCSD schools—Arabia Mountain High School, DeKalb Early College Academy (DECA), Henderson Mill Elementary, Livsey [...]

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Bestselling Author Visits DeKalb Early College

Nic Stone talks about her latest works, future books She is a two-time New York Times bestselling author. She has had her essays published in several reputable literary magazines. Her ideas on being an African-American have touched lives throughout the United States. [...]

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Spring Break (schools closed)
Apr 1 – Apr 5 all-day

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2 Inclement Weather Day 4
3 Inclement Weather Day 5

Spring Break (schools & admin offices closed)
Apr 4 – Apr 5 all-day
On the Scene with Dr. Green- April 2019 @ DeKalb Early Learning Center
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn about the DeKalb County School District and get answers to your questions from Superintendent Dr. R. Stephen Green. All meetings begin promptly at 7 p.m.

Memorial Day (schools & admin offices closed)
May 27 all-day

Memorial Day: All schools & administrative offices will be closed.

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