Edison Prep For Your SAT/ACT Preparation!

Upcoming SAT/ACT classes: Is your rising junior or senior taking the SAT or ACT this summer or fall? Edison Prep has 30+ SAT and ACT prep options to accommodate your teen’s school and busy extracurricular schedule! Check it out at www.edisonprep.com/startingsoon/

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Dunwoody Native Enters Class of 2026 Plebe Summer at the U.S. Naval Academy

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – AUSTIN TAYLOR a graduate of THE MOUNT VERNON SCHOOL in ATLANTA, Ga. was inducted into the Naval Academy Class of 2026 Wednesday, June 30, and will begin six challenging weeks of basic midshipman training as part of Plebe Summer.
Approximately 1,200 candidates are selected each year for the Academy’s “plebe” or freshman class, and each student is required to participate in Plebe Summer.… Read More »

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Contact:

MEDIA CONTACTS: Elizabeth Wrightson, Colleen Krueger, Madelyn Flayler
(410) 293-2292
mediarelations@usna.edu

Meet Rebekah Daniell and learn how she can help you with the College Admissions Process – Giveaway Included!

by Audra Anders for The Aha! Connection

My youngest fell in love with Chemistry in 8th grade.  I would never ever have guessed this would happen in a million years.  I credit Brad Daniell, Walt’s 8th grade science teacher at Peachtree Charter Middle School.  Walt loved Mr. D’s class so much that when he found out Brad and his wife Rebekah were tutoring kids outside of school, he signed up for biology tutoring in the SUMMER. … Read More »

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New Wildcats

New to Dekalb Student Information Sessions

We are excited to offer informational and course selection meetings for students who are new to or returning to DCSD. Please sign up using the link below.

https://tinyurl.com/NewWildcat

Please bring an unofficial transcript or report card to assist in the course selection discussion, especially if your student has completed courses for high school credit.… Read More »

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Contact:

Luke Ingram
(678) 874-8527
luke_ingram@dekalbschoolsga.org

DHS News Snippets

Congratulations Science Fair Project Winners

Please congratulate Mrs. Rajan and her Chemistry students for advancing to the Regional Science Fair in 2023.   

1. Hunter Bell: How can an object be restored from Chemical change?

2. Luke Phillips & Collier Madden: Sprout growth

3. Reece Bashuk & Lucas Papp: What effect do different solutions have on Coca-Cola?… Read More »

THE MOUNT VERNON SCHOOL GRADUATES THE LARGEST CLASS IN 50 YEAR HISTORY

Mount Vernon Celebrates its 15th Commencement Ceremony and 15 years of 100% College Acceptance  

The Mount Vernon School celebrated its 15th annual graduation ceremony  this past weekend. The ceremony took place at 9:00 am on Saturday, May 21 on the School’s Upper  Campus in Sandy Springs. Celebrating its 50th year, the School built a secondary program just 18 years  ago.… Read More »

Summer Bridge for Rising Dunwoody High 9th Graders

Please plan to attend the Summer Bridge program held at Dunwoody High School July 28th, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Students will have an opportunity to:

  • Tour the building
  • Sign up for fall sports
  • Learn the “Wildcat Pride” cheer
  • Attend informative sessions including:

Course Selection, DHS 101, and Club Rush

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AudiobookSYNC 2022: Summer Audiobook Program for Teens

AudiobookSYNC is a program for teens, ages 13+, to access free audiobook titles during the summer. Each week, beginning April 30th, two audiobook titles are released for download. Most of the time, the audiobooks are YA novels, but some classics are sprinkled in, as well. The two titles are “synced” by having a common theme.  This year, the free YA audiobook program is utilizing the Sora app (see previous information on Sora).… Read More »

Chamblee Methodist Kindergarten and Preschool Has Openings!

Chamblee Methodist Kindergarten and Preschool (CMK) has openings for all ages (2-5) in our preschool! CMK provides play-based learning and activities for preschool and kindergarten  with over 30 acres to explore, 3 playgrounds, experienced teachers (over 175 years teaching at CMK among our staff) family playdates on our playgrounds after school and a supportive church to help lead our faithful teaching we KNOW we have the best preschool around. … 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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