Don’t Miss the 5th Annual Kingsley Derby on October 6 – Volunteer, Sponsor or Donate!

The Kingsley Derby is the largest event of the year for Kingsley Elementary SChool in Dunwoody.  Part obstacle course, part fundraiser, the Derby is ALL fun!  Students will participate in a Steeplechase-style fun run event to raise money to support Kingsley. 

The money raised will support:

  • teacher appreciation
  • school upgrades ( playground, STEM room, art room, risers, fence, water fountains, etc.)
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Educate Dunwoody’s Notes on the DeKalb BOE Meeting

Source:  Educate Dunwoody’s FB Page It was a long, spirited BOE meeting yesterday. A variety of topics in public comment, a highly scrutinized Superintendent’s report, several agenda items failed to make it to a vote, and a lot of questions about eSplost.   Bus drivers – There are 895 total routes 769 drivers on the roster 107 vacancies The district is working on an incentive plan and meeting again with the driver’s committee as well as transportation managers.   They are looking into route inefficiencies.… Read More »

Whitehead Learning Group

Whitehead Learning Group is an Atlanta-based educational consulting firm dedicated to ensuring students are confident problem-solvers and critical thinkers prepared to thrive in the best school environment. Our goal is to help each child identify and develop their intrinsic strengths within a learning environment that is best suited for their emotional and academic development. We take the time to understand the personality, perspective, and purpose of each child.… Read More »

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DHS Academy of Finance Businesses

Since 1999, the DHS Academy of Finance has exposed 11th and 12th grade students to many facets of business to prepare them for the increasingly competitive workplace. Think of it as a “mini” MBA where students take courses in corporate finance, marketing, entrepreneurship, personal finance, AP macroeconomics and international business. The two-year program includes an emphasis on group projects, team competitions, and interaction with local business leaders that sharpen the students’ networking skills. … Read More »

Atlanta Academy

Atlanta Academy, located in Roswell, serves 375 private preschool-8th grade students in North Fulton. Small classes allow teachers to understand students’ individual strengths and help them discover their unique talents. The nurturing culture fosters good character in students alongside academic success, well-being, and happiness—our belief in educating the whole child results in students experiencing excitement and joy in the classroom.… Read More »

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Wesleyan School

Wesleyan School believes faith and intellect are great partners with each other. At Wesleyan, it’s not a matter of choosing faith or intellect, but rather using both to create the best possible education for your child. Our leadership and faculty work to provide students with an atmosphere that is challenging, reinforces the value of hard work, and emphasizes character and integrity above accomplishment.… Read More »

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13 Tips for Kids Heading to College – Advice from Financial Innovations!

by Laura Schilling of Financial Innovations for The Aha! Connection

In today’s strange world leaving for college is not just about going to Bed Bath and Beyond to get your comforter.  Will you go to classes live or online?  Will the dorm stay open?  Will you wear masks on campus?  These are strange times; however, there are things that every college student should have/do on the financial front:

  1. A Financial Power of Attorney. 
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Dunwoody High Retention Pond is being cleared

Stage Door Theatre offers classes for ages 3-18

Dunwoody’s Stage Door Theatre is now offering classes for ages 3-18. Class offerings include acting, dance, voice, and technical theatre. Classes will be taught by Stage Door Theatre’s professional actors as well as other Atlanta professionals. The Performing Arts Academy will also produce two musical productions each school year for students ages 6-18 by audition. Stage Door Theatre faculty and staff are excited to create a space for kids of all ages to learn and grow!… Read More »

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