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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DeKalb Senior Accepted into Atlanta Bar Association Program

Arabia Mountain Senior Accepted into Atlanta Bar Association Summer Law Internship Program By Carla Parker Arabia Mountain High School senior Niana Battle has been accepted into one of 25 slots of the Atlanta Bar Association Summer Law Internship Program. The program [...]

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Collaboration Between DeKalb County and City of Decatur Schools

Collaboration Between DeKalb County and City of Decatur Schools Leads to Passing of SB 293 Legislation, Keeping Balanced Funding for Students STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. – On Thursday, May 13, DeKalb County Schools Board Chair Vickie B. Turner and City Schools of Decatur Board [...]

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Rowland Elementary School Media Center to Receive Makeover

The media center at Rowland Elementary School is getting a makeover. The school was one of eight grant recipients of the 2021 Georgia United Foundation School Crasher program. School Crashers is the Foundation’s largest community service program that offers schools across the state [...]

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May
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Virtual Town Hall For Parents with Superintendent Cheryl Watson-Harris
May 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A virtual town hall for parents with Superintendent Cheryl Watson-Harris will be held on Thursday, May 20th, 2021 from 6:00pm – 7:00pm. More information will be provided at a later date.

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Memorial Day
May 31 all-day