Monday, November 9, 2009

Parent Portal in eSIS

Administrators discuss the Parent Portal portion of the eSIS, the new student information system adopted by Dekalb County School System.

Introduction of eSIS

Dekalb County introduces a new state-of-the-art student information system known as eSIS.

Dekalb Graduates

Dekalb County School System celebrates Dekalb Graduates, a program designed for 9th graders to commit to staying in school and graduating high school.

Phillipe Cousteau visits Dunwoody Elem

Phillipe Cousteau from Animal Planet makes a visit to Dunwoody Elementary School to teach environmental conservation.

Create a Puppet Workshop and Contest

Evansdale Elementary School participates in a Create a Puppet Workshop and Contest in partnership with Atlanta Parent Magazine and the Atlanta Center for Puppetry Arts.

Be There Campaign

Dekalb County launches the Be There Campaign sponsored by WSB-TV to inspire parental involvement in their child's education.

New playground for Pleasantdale Elem

Pleasantdale Elementary School receives a new playground in partnership with Home Depot and Kaboom.

Gresham Park Elem Book Fair

Gresham Park Elementary School participates in the Reading is Fundamental Book Fair in conjunction with the Book a Brighter Future Campaign and Macy's.

Kameron's Corner

Princeton Elementary School dedicates Kameron's Corner in memory of student Kameron Dunmore.

NBA player Theo Ratliff and the Shadowrock Center

NBA player Theo Ratliff visits students at the Shadowrock Center to motivate the students and to stress the importance of staying in school.