DeKalb School of the Arts Honors Administrative Assistant

‘Kind, Amazing’: Ms. Donna Howard Honored as DeKalb County School District Educational Support Professional of the Year Ms. Donna Howard’s job title at the DeKalb School of the Arts (DSA) may be “administrative assistant,” but her position extends far beyond only assisting the administration. She dependably supports [...]

Avondale Stadium Renamed to Honor Coaching Legend Napoleon B. Cobb

DeKalb County has immortalized a coaching icon by renaming Avondale Stadium to Napoleon B. Cobb Stadium at Avondale, celebrating the extraordinary life and career of Coach Cobb. The ceremony on February 8 was a celebratory tribute to Cobb, who passed away on January 31 at age 80, marking an everlasting [...]

Thousands of DeKalb Residents Could Lose Medicaid

DeKalb to host second Medicaid re-enrollment event DECATUR, Ga.— DeKalb County is hosting its second Medicaid re-enrollment event to help residents retain essential health insurance. “Thousands of DeKalb residents are facing

Red Table Talk

'Red Table Talk' Event Fosters Unity and Understanding Among Young Women at Southwest DeKalb High Celebrating Founders Day, Delta Sigma Theta Members Show the Power of Sisterhood More than just the start of a new year, January at Southwest DeKalb High School has become a time for fostering sisterhood and [...]

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DCSD School Meals Charging Policy Explained

There are two school districts in DeKalb County: the City Schools of Decatur and the DeKalb County School District (DCSD). DCSD offers healthy and nutritious meals to all students every school day. It is the longstanding practice across its schools that standard breakfast, lunch, and snack options are accessible to [...]

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Welcome Letter for Elementary Sports

Dear DeKalb Students, Staff, Families, and Stakeholders, We are excited to bring Elementary Sports to DeKalb County Schools. Our leaders have worked extremely hard to design a sports program that will allow students to participate in athletics and learn essential skills they can utilize in the future. While academics is [...]

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