Letter to Stan Jester from Dunwoody High School PAC and CAC

Attached is a copy of a letter that the Principal Advisory Council (PAC) & Construction Advisory Committee (CAC) for Dunwoody High School sent to Stan Jester (District 1 Representative of the DCSS Board of Education) on 5/15/2019. 

It’s long but informative and full of suggestions and statistics.  I’ll open the comments forum on this post in case anyone has any useful and respectful commentary.… Read More »

The 17th Annual Grant Park Summer Shade Festival

An annual tradition, the Grant Park Summer Shade Festival will welcome music and art lovers to Atlanta’s oldest park for its 17th year on Saturday, August 24 and Sunday, August 25, 2019. Produced by and benefiting the Grant Park Conservancy, the two-day, fun-filled festival will once again feature an impressive lineup of live music throughout the weekend in addition to an expansive artist market, Kids Zone, 5K run, and much more.… Read More »

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caitlin@carenwestpr.com

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Mayors of Dunwoody, Sandy Springs and Brookhaven to focus on Central Perimeter’s future

BisNow will present “The Future of Central Perimeter” on May 30 at the Terraces in Dunwoody.

 Dunwoody Mayor Denis Shortal will join Sandy Springs Mayor Rusty Paul and Brookhaven Mayor John Ernst to discuss development and transit during “The Future of Central Perimeter,” a BisNow conference scheduled for May 30.

“This is a great opportunity to talk about our shared interests and goals, while exploring the potential for Central Perimeter,” Mayor Shortal said.… Read More »

Amazon’s Treasure Truck “Pup Fest” Drives Into Atlanta on May 18 + 19

Rolling up to Atlanta’s Piedmont Park on May 18 & 19, Amazon’s Treasure Truck “Pup Fest” will surprise-and-delight with activities and treats aimed to celebrate dogs and their owners.

Join us for a tail-waggin’ good time when Amazon’s Treasure Truck “Pup Fest” drives into Atlanta’s Piedmont Park  this Saturday and Sunday, May 18 – 19.

The fest features an obstacle course, a tasting kitchen, a barkery and Instagram-worthy photo ops including a giant red dog bowl shaped sprinkler to “cool off” in the Atlanta heat.… Read More »

Kylie’s Voice: Basketball for Backpacks

By Kylie Bick for The Aha! Connection

Basketball for Backpacks at Dunwoody High School was a success! Many students came out last Friday night to support their teachers and help contribute to raising money. The $1,400 raised went towards backpacks and school supplies for children in DeKalb. Some of the schools that are being donated to are Hightower and Kingsley Elementary.… Read More »

Roswell Mimosa Festival

Saturday, May 18, 1-5 pm at Mimosa Hall and Bulloch Hall in Roswell. Tickets are $50 in advance, $60 day of the event. Tickets include event entry, live music entertainment, a souvenir cup and bottomless drinks, including multiple flavors of mimosas. Food will be available for purchase from area restaurants and food trucks on site. Free bottled water will be located throughout the event.… Read More »

Community Bible Study registration for 2019-2020 is open

Planning ahead? You are invited to put our study of the book of Genesis at Community Bible Study on your calendar for next fall! The class begins September 4th, 2019 and ends in May 2020. This is a non-denominational women’s study, with a preschool children’s ministry for ages 2-5. Nursery available for ages 0-2. We meet at Dunwoody Baptist Church, on Wednesdays from 9:30am – 11:30am.… Read More »

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Susan Larkin
(770) 314-8941
suzelarkin@bellsouth.net

Stan Jester Announces School District Community Town Halls

Source:  Nancy Jester’s Newsletter

Contributed by Stan Jester, DeKalb School Board, 
District 1 Representative
 

I’m inviting all students, parents, teachers, and the community at large to my upcoming Community Town Hall meetings.

As we approach the end of the 2018-2019 school year, we have a lot to talk about. No speeches here … let’s discuss what’s going on.… Read More »

Attention 6-8th graders: Register Now for Jr. Wildcat Football!

Registration is now OPEN for rising 6th, 7th, and 8th graders who live in the Dunwoody High School district and want to play football the Wildcat way!

Please register online: www.dunwoodyjuniorwildcatfootball.net

Coach Nash and his coaching staff have one more informational meeting and a walk up registration session:

  • Tuesday, May 14th at 7:00pm in the gym (info meeting)
  • Sunday, May 19th from 2-5 in the gym (walk-up registration)

 

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Lady Wildcats are Track and Field State Champions

Dunwoody High School Lady Wildcats Track and Field Team are STATE CHAMPIONS!!

During the 2019 Georgia High School Association 6A Track and Field Championships at Carrolton High School on May 9th thru May 11th.

Carrolton High School, May 9th – May 11th. Dunwoody Lady Wildcats Track and Field Team won the GHSA 6A Championship Title. The High School reached this milestone against 56 other schools throughout Georgia.… Read More »

May 13th, 2019 Category: Sports

Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta Presents 20th Annual The Tasting May 16

In its 20th year, The Tasting is a fun, festive, elegant affair that raises funds for the Zimmerman-Horowitz Independent Living Program (Z-H ILP). The nonsectarian Z-H ILP is a program of Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta (JF&CS) and serves individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities — as well as their families and caregivers — so they can work, live and thrive in their communities.… Read More »

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Contact:

Chantal Spector
(770) 677-9429
cspector@jfcsatl.org

Chapter You Career Coaching for Women Giveaway: Two Hours of Complimentary Career Coaching!

Chapter You (CY) is Dunwoody’s newest woman-owned business and provides career coaching to professional women. Owners and certified coaches, Laynne Holloway and Michelle Taliaferro are 30+ year executives from the corporate world and have a passion for coaching & mentoring others on their career journeys.  Click here to read more!  

This week, one Aha! subscriber has the chance to win two hours of complimentary career coaching! Read More »

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