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DSA Open House - August 1
 Students new to DSA  2-4 pm, returning students  4:30-6:30 pm. Students will receive schedules, visit classrooms to meet teachers, parents join PTSA, pay $100 enrichment fee, purchase Spirit Wear. Returning families need to bring updated Proof of Residency (gas, water, electic bill, mortgage statement).  
2019-2020 DSA Carpool Information
Interested in netwroking with other DSA families for carpools for daily transport and rehearsals? Click HERE to enter your information. Information will only be shared with those completing the form.  
DSA Summer Reading List and Assignments
Click HERE to download ELA summer reading assignments for all grades. You can view more summer reading assignments HERE.  Do you have books from past summer reading? Turn them in to the library NOW for a coupon to exchange for current summer reading materials.  We will have the book exchange in the library the last week of school. 
DSA #8 High School in Georgia, #262 Nationally ranked by US News and World Report
Read more about it HERE and HERE  
Chromebook Accessories
Have you lost your Chromebook charger or bag?  Remember you are responsible for turning it in at the end of the year!  If you need to order a replacement, you may do so HERE 
DSA Leads the Way in Arts Advocacy
Click HERE to see DSA staff members and students featured in a national spot for National Arts Action Summit. #artswillsavetheworld 
Show Choirs Competition Results
DSA Show Choirs participated in the Georgia Vocal Invitational Show Choir Competition at Lakeside High School (Augusta, GA) on February 23. HighLeit Show choir placed 1st in the mixed choir division and ProArte' placed as 1st runner-up in the unisex division. Senior, Charles A., won 1st place in the Male Soloist  competition 
DSA earns 3 Advanced Placement Honors from GA Department of Education
Georgie Department of Education released listing of Advanced Placment (AP) Honors schools. DSA earned three of the six honors: AP ACCESS AND SUPPORT SCHOOLS, AP  MERIT SCHOOLS, and AP CHALLENGE. For a full description and listing, click .  Bravo to our hard working students and teachers for tackling the rigorous AP curriculum!!!!HERE 
Two ways to support DSA through linked partners - Amazon Smiles and Publix
Want to earn free money for DeKalb School of the Arts? Amazon Smiles donates a portion of every purchase from Amazon a charity/program of your choice. Log into Amazaon Smiles HERE. You will select DeKalb School of the Arts, then start shopping. Shoppers do have to go through this site for donations to be collected. It will allow you access to your regular Amazon account. Publix Partners now requires shoppers to go to their website, register a phone number, and select the receiving organization. Click HERE to sign-up. Every time you shop at Publix, enter your phone number to register purchases which generates a donation to DSA. Thanks to these great partners - every dollar helps! 
Georgia SLDS Parent Portal Now Available
The Georgia Statewide Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) is a free online tool developed by the Georgia
Department of Education that helps States, Districts, Schools, and Teachers make data-driven decisions
to improve student learning. Parents now have access to their children’s SLDS data through the SLDS
Parent Portal. The SLDS Parent Portal is accessible to parents directly through their district’s student
information system—that means no additional logins and passwords to remember! Click HERE for more information. 
Signal Vine Text Messaging to Help Students with College Readiness
 Download informational letter HERE. Direct access to DCSD support personnel for college readiness! 
ASN Logo DSA Recognized as Arts Schools Network Exemplary Program for 2018-2013
To read more about this designation, click HERE 
Please update parent contacts in Infinite Campus
Parents - please take a few moments to review your contact information (phone and email) listed in Infinite Campus. In order to facilitate effective communication between school and home, it is essential that we have the most current information accessible.  Log into your PARENT PORTAL (changes cannot be done through Student Portal).  Update phone in Household Information. Update contact options and email  under Contact Preferences. Mailing addresses may only be update with approved Proof of Residency submitted to local school house (bring this on Aug. 1 to Open House.) Thank you! Parents new to DCSD or who have not accessed Parent Portal previoulsy, please email Mrs. McCauley for Activation Key if requested upon log-in.  
2018-2019 DCSD School Calendar
Please click HERE to view/download the DCSD Board approved 2018-2019 School Calendar.  
Remembering Ms. Posley
Girls Who Code have created a website in memory of Ms. Posley.  She was their sponsor this year and THIS is their tribute to her.  
Cyber Safety Tips
Please see attached for important letter regarding increased need for students to act more carefully in the digital world. Click HERE. 
DSA Parent Volunteer Registration
DSA Parents - Still need to sign-up for parent volunteer opportunites? Click HERE to register! 
Join DSA's mentor database!
DSA seniors need career mentors for their Capstone Projects. Can you help?  
Updates, Reminders, and Supplies!!! image Updates, Reminders, and Supplies!!!
DSA Open House/Registration :  August 3 (9-11:30, 12:30-3:00) 
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