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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Game Night a Big Win for Families

Learning, family and fun meet One glance around the Robert R. Freeman Administrative Complex and you can see the ‘Family Matters: Game Night’ event is a success. Multiple families filled the tables in the boardroom to play games with their kids. Game [...]

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DCSD Leads in Distinguished Title I Schools

6 schools tied for most in metro Atlanta and state Following a recent announcement from the Georgia Department of Education, DeKalb County School District (DCSD) has claimed top honors in the number of top-performing Title I schools. The Georgia DOE released its [...]

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Students Earn Scholarships from Non-Profit

Three students earn $1,000 each from Live Heathy & Thrive Youth Foundation Three DeKalb County School District (DCSD) students have earned $1,000 each in scholarships thanks to one metro Atlanta nonprofit. Stephenson High senior Whitney McNair, Arabia Mountain High senior Timothy Washington, [...]

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Winter Break (admin offices closed)
Dec 24 – Dec 26 all-day

Teachers to report on January 3, 2018.

Winter Break (schools closed)
Dec 24 2018 – Jan 3 2019 all-day

Teachers to report on January 3, 2018.

Winter Break (admin offices closed)
Dec 31 2018 – Jan 2 2019 all-day

Teachers to report on January 3, 2018.

Dr. M. L. King, Jr. Day (schools & admin offices closed)
Jan 21 all-day

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