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Two DeKalb Students Win College Arts Scholarships

Two DeKalb Students Win College Arts Scholarships

Two DeKalb County high school students are among this year's winners in Rep. Hank Johnson's 2014 Congressional Arts Competition.
Right Choice Mentoring Program Hosts a Unity Service Friday

Right Choice Mentoring Program Hosts a Unity Service Friday

The DeKalb County Public Safety Department, along with the DeKalb County Public School System and members of the faith-based community, are hosting a Unity Service Friday evening.
Parent Input Sought on Schools' Code of Conduct

Parent Input Sought on Schools' Code of Conduct

Parents are being asked to share their input on the student code of conduct for the DeKalb County School District. The rules in the handbook apply to students from kindergarten through high
Maloof to Leave Dunwoody to Serve as Decatur High School Principal

Maloof to Leave Dunwoody to Serve as Decatur High School Principal

Noel Maloof will be principal of Decatur High School in the fall. He is currently the principal at Dunwoody High School.
Decatur's Valarie Wilson Running for Georgia State School Superintendent

Decatur's Valarie Wilson Running for Georgia State School Superintendent

The past president of the Georgia School Boards Association and the City Schools of Decatur School Board has announced her candidacy for Georgia State School Superintendent.
Students' Scopes Monkey Trial Project Wins Invite to State History Contes

Students' Scopes Monkey Trial Project Wins Invite to State History Contes

Students from DeKalb School of the Arts will compete at the State History Day contest.
DeKalb Schools Seeks Public Input on 2014-15 Budget

DeKalb Schools Seeks Public Input on 2014-15 Budget

Two public budget hearings will be held following the presentation of the superintendent’s proposed budget for 2014-2015 and prior to the adoption of the Board’s budget in June.
DeKalb Schools Makes Statement on Friday Classes

DeKalb Schools Makes Statement on Friday Classes

“Closing schools tomorrow will allow us to ensure the schools are safe and ready for students on Tuesday, Feb. 18.” - Superintendent Michael Thurmond
DeKalb Schools:

DeKalb Schools: "Weather" IN or OUT, Keep Learning!

Inclement weather leads to a cancellation of classes Thursday, but the district encourages student to still keep learning.
DeKalb Schools Makes Decision on Tuesday Classes

DeKalb Schools Makes Decision on Tuesday Classes

On Monday, all scheduled after-school activities will occur, but all extra-curricular activities are cancelled.
2014-15 DeKalb School Calendar Published

2014-15 DeKalb School Calendar Published

The school year runs Aug. 11 through May 22, but that could change.
Another Snow Day Friday for Most Metro Atlanta Schools

Another Snow Day Friday for Most Metro Atlanta Schools

Know of more school closings? Share with Patch readers in the comments box below.
Metro Area Schools Make Decisions on Thursday Classes

Metro Area Schools Make Decisions on Thursday Classes

Know of more school closings? Share with Patch readers in the comments box below.
Will DeKalb County Students Get Another Snow Day?

Will DeKalb County Students Get Another Snow Day?

The cheers you may have heard in your neighborhood will tell you what the decision was.
DeKalb Schools Closing Early Tuesday

DeKalb Schools Closing Early Tuesday

The announcement was just made by the DeKalb County School District.
DeKalb Schools Off Probation, Upgraded to 'Accredited Warned'

DeKalb Schools Off Probation, Upgraded to 'Accredited Warned'

SACS recognizes areas of improvement in presentation to district.
Henderson Middle Robotics Team Tops High Schools to Win Awards

Henderson Middle Robotics Team Tops High Schools to Win Awards

Team will represent DeKalb in state championships.
'Math Night' at Tucker High Tuesday

'Math Night' at Tucker High Tuesday

Local schools are getting together to offer parents ways to improve their kids' math skills.
DeKalb Schools Closed Tuesday

DeKalb Schools Closed Tuesday

All scheduled events, including after school programs and extra-curricular activities are now canceled.
DeKalb School Superintendent to Meet with Parents in Tucker

DeKalb School Superintendent to Meet with Parents in Tucker

Michael Thurmond to share State of System Monday at Tucker Middle School.