Mount Vernon Secures Prestigious Director’s Cup Win

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact: Michele Koch
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Mount Vernon School Secures Prestigious Director’s Cup Win for Athletics Program Atlanta, GA — (May 28, 2024) –

The Mount Vernon School is proud to announce a historic milestone: for the first in school history it has clinched the prestigious Georgia Athletic Directors Association (GADA) Director’s Cup.… Read More »

2024-2025 Class Officers and SGA Officers at Dunwoody High School

Sophomore Class officers for the 2024- 2025 school year are: 

Spirit Chair – Arielle Matana 

Secretary – Lucy Ruark 

Vice President – Ashtyn Bens 

President – Charlotte Rueckel

 

Junior Class officers for the 2024- 2025 school year are: 

Spirit Chair – Christian Lee 

Secretary – Ava Ceo 

Vice President – Reece Thompson 

President – Evie Leish

 

Your Senior Class officers for the 2024- 2025 school year are: 

Spirit Chair – Parker Moore  

Secretary – Brittan Parks 

Vice President – Natalie Woodrow  

President – Patrick Stephens 

SGA officers for the 2024- 2025 school year are: 

Spirit Coordinators – Brady McGee, Morgan Sturtz, and Mallory Baron 

Recruitment Chairs – Maya Israel and Clara Cann 

Sergeants Of Art – Mariana Queiroz and Zil Patel 

Sophomore Liaison – Amelia Ferriera 

Vice President of Logistics – Jack Lamb 

Vice President of Communications – Shelby Verlander 

President – Hannah Litvak … Read More »

Elementary Schools Welcome Back Graduating High School Seniors

Several elementary schools in the Dunwoody Cluster are welcoming back graduating high school seniors to take one last stroll through the hallway as teachers, staff and students cheer you on. Please spread the word to your classmates! See details below.

School Date and Time Austin Elementary Monday, May 20 at 9:00 am (arrive by 8:50 am, wear cap and gown) Chestnut Elementary Friday, May 17 at 1:00 pm (wear college shirt for photo, if applicable) Dunwoody Elementary Friday, May 17 at 1:30 pm (arrive by 1:00 pm, wear cap and gown) Hightower Elementary Tuesday, May 21 at 9:00 am (wear cap and gown) Kingsley Elementary Thursday, May 16 at 8:45 am  Vanderlyn Elementary Monday, May 20 at 12:45 (arrive by 12:30 pm, wear cap and gown)… Read More »

Dunwoody Christian School Announces Move to First Baptist Atlanta

DUNWOODY, GA, April 8, 2024 – In a significant development, Dunwoody Christian School (DCS), an accredited non-denominational private Christian school, is excited to announce a pivotal transition in the life of the school as it becomes an integral part of the First Baptist Atlanta (FBA) community. This move marks a strategic alignment of values and goals for both institutions, creating a foundation for the continued growth and success of DCS.… Read More »

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Contact:

Dr. Kevin Jenkins
(678) 327-8181
info@dunwoodycs.org

What Can Sophomore Parents Do to De-Stress the College Process?

by Brian Eufinger of Edison Prep for The Aha! Connection

As a parent, you’ve likely seen a variety of advice regarding the optimal steps to take for college admissions planning from older parents. It runs the gamut: some friends probably recommend starting too early, which can stress students out; others recommend a timeline that’s too late in the process to turn the Academic Titanic, so to speak.… Read More »

Edison Prep Giveaway: Get Prepared for the AP History Exam!

Edison Prep is giving away one free admission to its 13th annual AP History Bootcamp! They are offering two options this year: AP US History and AP World History. The winner can choose from either option. The bootcamp is taking place the weekend of April 20-21, 2024 and prepares students for the AP History exam in May.… Read More »

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Edison Prep Bootcamps & Test Prep Courses

Upcoming SAT/ACT classes:
Is your rising junior or senior taking the SAT or ACT this year? Edison Prep has 20+ SAT and ACT course options to accommodate your teen’s school and busy extracurricular schedule, as well as private tutoring if desired! See the full calendar at www.edisonprep.com/startingsoon/

We get results.
Check out hundreds of happy testimonials from past clients and score increase statistics at www.edisonprep.com/results/Read More »

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DHS Senior Last Blast 2024

DHS Senior Last Blast 2024

Seniors’ Last Blast is a fun, safe, overnight lock-in for all seniors held the night of graduation. Check-in begins at DHS Saturday, May 11, at 11:30 p.m. and ends at 5:00 a.m. Sunday morning, May 12. At this chaperoned event, there will be NO DRUGS AND NO ALCOHOL. There will be games, music, food, prizes, and fun with classmates to keep everyone awake and busy all night! … Read More »

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The Academic Connection: What Are Executive Function Skills? (And Why Do They Matter)

by Maggie Wray of Creating Positive Futures for The Aha! Connection

As a parent, you’re likely very aware of the impact your student’s GPA can have on their ability to get into college, earn scholarships, and even save on car insurance. What you may be less aware of is the impact your student’s executive function (EF) skills can have on their GPA.… Read More »

Order Yummy BBQ – Help DHS Girls Lacrosse!

2024 BBQ flyer

DUNWOODY HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS LACROSSE FUNDRAISER

Life is busy!! Let us help. Order a delicious dinner from Spiced Right Ribhouse BBQ and help support the Dunwoody High School Girls Lacrosse Team! Orders must be received and paid for by March 16. All dinners will be available for curbside pickup between 5-6:00 at the Dunwoody High School gymnasium on Thursday, March 21.… Read More »

Congratulations to the Dunwoody High National Merit Scholarship Finalists

Dunwoody High School is proud to recognize the following students who have advanced to Finalist Standing in the 2024 National Merit Scholarship Program:

Mahatma Kollu                                       Andrew Leick                                  Maggie Miller

Annie Peng                                            Neil Shah                                       Joseph Yanta… Read More »

Kingswood Preschool Registration Now Open!

Kingswood Preschool is now enrolling for the 2024-25 school year!
Our program is open daily from 9am-1pm, mid-August through mid-May. Our classes offer many opportunities to play and learn with exceptional, caring teachers. Special features of our program include:

2 teachers in every classroom
Small child-teacher ratios
Chapel every Friday
Two outdoor play spaces
Music twice a week with special programs throughout the year
Storytelling once a week
Spanish for 3’s+ taught by a native speaker
Movement & Games providing active play
STEAM Lab
An active parent group
Dedicated teachers certified in CPR/ First Aid, and who have completed a nationwide background check

Visitors are always welcome to tour the school by appointment!… Read More »

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Contact:

Allison Clarke
(770) 458-8407
aclarke@kingswood.church