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6th & 7th Grade Benefit Concert for the Atlanta Children's Shelter
Please join us for our Benefit Concert, Monday, Nov. 4, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Ticket Cost $10. Tickets are on sale online. Doors will open for online ticket holders at 5:45 p.m. Help our stuents reach their goal to raise $4,000 to help homeless children and families. 
Georgia Parent Survey
Please click HERE to complete the survey.   The Georgia Parent Survey was developed to measure parent perceptions of school climate at your child’s school. Your opinion is very important to us. Your survey responses are confidential and will be combined with the survey responses of other parents at your child’s school to identify areas in need of improvement. It should only take ten or fifteen minutes to complete the survey. Thank you for your time and participation.  Please read each question carefully.  Your responses impact our College and Career Readiness Performance Index School Climate rating. 
DESA's Annual Title I Meeting, Parent Right to Know Letter, Parent Engagement Policy, Compact & Event Calendar
Annual Title I Meeting!  Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.  Click "Read more..." for the presentation,
2019-2020 DESA Parent Student Handbook, Uniform Policy, Calendars, & Powerful Word & School Chant
Click  HERE for the DESA Parent Student Handbook. Be sure to read and note the revisions.
Click HERE for our 2019-2020 Uniform Policy
Click HERE for our 2019-2020 Calendar
Click HERE for our grades 4-7 Arts Rotation Calendar 
Click HERE for our 2019-2020 Powerful Words & School Chant 
School Start and End Times
The school day at DESA begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 2:50 p.m. Car riders may be dropped off beginning at 7:20 a.m.  Breakfast is served from 7:20 a.m. - 7:50 a.m. School buses begin arriving by 7:20 a.m. ALL students MUST be in their classroom, seated, and ready for instruction which will begin at 8:00 a.m.  Dismissal will begin at 2:50 p.m. Early check out ends at 2:15 p.m.  Please click "Read more..." about the tardy check-in process. 
Follow DESA on Instagram
Instagram: desa_dreamsbig!!! www.instagram.com/desa_dreamsbig (click here) You  do not need an account to see out page.  Stay informed through Instragram.
The Governor's Office of Student Achievement - Georgia School Grades Reports
Click here for DESA's 2018-2019 report! 
Click here for DESA's 2017-2018 report.
Region 7 Family Engagement Center
Please click here to view flyer. 
DCSD's Mobile App
Use DeKalb County School District's mobile app to stay connected.
District Events
Upcoming Events
Red Ribbon Week
Mon Oct 21 2019
to Fri Oct 25 2019

9 Week Progress Report
Wed Oct 23 2019
PTA Fall Festival
Fri Oct 25 2019
Spirit Wear Friday
Fri Oct 25 2019
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October 2019
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