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Parents, teachers, and school district residents are welcome at upcoming meetings to review a proposed move to charter schools.
A new study by WalletHub ranks Georgia as the state with the highest dropout rate.
You already know school starts Aug. 11. So, when is the last day (and all the breaks in between)?
The state's sales tax holiday is great for back-to-school essentials. It runs through midnight on Saturday.
A few DeKalb County Schools had 100 percent proficiency in subjects, while multiple schools had double-digit increases in test scores.
You can drop off school supplies for DeKalb County elementary school students at area fire stations this week.
Do you wish your 14-18 year old would seek advice from a trusted adult? We have a group for that!
Does your 10-13 year old need a refresher in social skills? Do they need support with transition? We've got a group for that!
Kids spending too much time in front of the TV or their iPad? Do you wish they would just “be a kid”? We've got a group for that!
Children ages 18 weeks to 4 years participate in play therapy while parents have a break
Play therapy for children ages 18 months to 4 years and parenting group for adults
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
Noel Maloof will be principal of Decatur High School in the fall. He is currently the principal at Dunwoody High School.
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.
Team wins all three rounds of the recent DeKalb-Gwinnett District Championships.
Students from DeKalb School of the Arts will compete at the State History Day contest.
Investigation determines that 14 football players were fraudulently enrolled at the Midtown school.
A former Atlanta Board of Education candidate has questions for the current superintendent.
The Fulton County School System will soon open registration for incoming pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students.
Commencement will take place on the campus Quadrangle with about 15,000 expected to be in attendance. For details on Commencement weekend, see www.emory.edu/commencement.