Interim Superintendent, Mrs. Ramona Tyson

Interim Superintendent Mrs. Ramona TysonDeKalb County School District is Georgia’s third largest school system. The District serves nearly 98,957 students, 139 schools and centers, and 16,242 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.    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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Governor Kemp’s School Closure Announcement

As we continue to combat the COVID-19 health crisis, it is necessary to make tough decisions that are in the best interest of our students and staff. The Governor presented a new executive order that includes the closure of Georgia K-12 schools for the remainder [...]

Druid Hills Student Helps Feed Hospital Workers

Druid Hills High School sophomore Grey Cohen is doing what she can to help those on the front lines battling COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. Cohen, 16, and her family, created The Meal Bridge to help people working in the restaurant and healthcare [...]

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