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Apr 21, 2014 at 10:31 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- A number of DeKalb County public schools fared very well on this year's College & Career Ready Performance Index.
The rankings, made public Monday, revealed that DeKalb Early College Academy is the highest performing...
Apr 8, 2014 at 9:18 AM

(WXIA) -- The Washington Post has unveiled its 2014 list of America's Most Challenging High Schools.
The newspaper determines the annual rankings through a ratio: the number of Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Advanced...
Feb 25, 2014 at 7:41 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Four public high schools in DeKalb County were named 2014 AP Merit Schools by State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge.
An AP Merit School is a school where at least 20 percent of students take Advanced Placement...
Feb 25, 2014 at 5:42 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Seven public high schools in DeKalb County were named 2014 AP Access and Support Schools by State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge.
An AP Access and Support School is a school where at least 30 percent of Advanced...
Feb 25, 2014 at 3:46 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Two public high schools in DeKalb County were named 2014 AP Challenge Schools by State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge.
An AP Challenge School is a school that has fewer than 900 students and offers Advanced...
Dec 10, 2013 at 9:26 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Students at two DeKalb County schools were transported to other schools after a car accident caused a water shortage in the buildings.

DeKalb County School District spokesman Quinn Hudson said Arabia Mountain High...
Nov 25, 2013 at 10:02 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- The Supreme Court of Georgia has upheld a statute that allowed Gov. Nathan Deal to suspend six members of the DeKalb County School Board, including its chairman.

In an opinion released Monday, Georgia's high court...
Apr 17, 2013 at 7:35 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- The DeKalb County School District hopes to make all of its schools and centers wireless by the end of the year.
So far, 14 schools are completed, thanks to a SPLOST-funded technology project.
"We are pleased with...
Feb 20, 2013 at 9:10 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Three DeKalb County high schools are among the 2012 AP Merit Schools.
The honor is given annually to U.S. high schools where at least 20 percent of students take Advanced Placement exams. Of those tests, at least half...
Nov 1, 2012 at 6:03 AM

DECATUR, Ga. -- Four DeKalb County middle and high schools are among this year's Georgia Department of Education Reward Schools.
Reward Schools are the Georgia schools with the highest performance or biggest academic gains by students in...
Oct 9, 2012 at 8:22 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- The DeKalb County Board of Education has voted to adopt a balanced calendar for the 2013-14 school year.

The board made its decision after receiving feedback from more than 12,000 members of the community,...
May 17, 2012 at 11:33 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Five schools in DeKalb County are among Georgia's Alert Schools for the 2011-2012 school year.
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Gateway to College Academy was named a Graduation Alert...