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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Oak View Drama Club Helps Students Shine

Elementary drama club inspires love for arts For many students, the performing arts—music, theatre, and dance—can serve as a ticket to another world. By attending a performing arts event, a developing mind experiences things never seen or heard before. By contributing, a [...]

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Indian Creek Experiences Love of Giving

Local nonprofit revisits Indian Creek, Clarkston There’s nothing quite like the winter holiday season. Gifts are given. Joy is shared. The overall spirit of generosity is felt throughout any given community at any given time. At one DeKalb County School District (DCSD) [...]

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TRUST in the Schoolhouse

Every day, the schools of the DeKalb County School District are bursting with activities that support college and career readiness. We’ll share that news in TRUST in the Schoolhouse. Below are some examples of that work. Got an idea? Please share it here. January [...]

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

All DeKalb County School District (DCSD) schools and administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Schools and offices will reopen on Tuesday, January 22, 2019.

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On the Scene with Dr. Green- January 2019 @ E.L. Bouie Elementary School
Jan 24 @ 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.

February Break (schools closed, admin offices open)
Feb 15 all-day
Presidents’ Day (schools & admin offices closed)
Feb 18 all-day

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