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 »

E-SPLOST is essential for the District to effectively meet the teaching and learning needs of our students and teachers, and to improve communication with parents.

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Fall 2019 PROBE College Fair

High school students get a glimpse into the future For half a day on Friday, September 6, 2019, Georgia State University’s Perimeter College campus in Decatur transformed into a hub for higher education, welcoming colleges and universities from across the country. Western [...]

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2019 District Graduation Rates

DCSD graduation rate shows increase since 2016 The DeKalb County School District’s (DCSD) four-year graduation rate for the Class of 2019 is 73.4, based on data from the Georgia Department of Education released today. While the District graduation rate showed a decrease [...]

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Dunwoody Student Takes Flight

Student earns pilot license through Air Force ROTC Flight Academy While most DeKalb County School District students were vacationing with family during Summer 2019, Dunwoody High School junior, Mishuk Turja, was earning something very few teenagers hold in their possession: a private [...]

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Fall Break
Oct 10 – Oct 11 all-day

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20 Instructional Days

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Columbus Day
Oct 14 all-day

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On the Scene with Dr. Green- Region II @ Druid Hills Middle School
Oct 17 @ 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.

On the Scene flyer 2019-2020

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On the Scene with Dr. Green- Region I @ John Robert Lewis Elementary
Nov 21 @ 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.On the Scene flyer 2019-2020

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