Flu prevention in DeKalb County Schools

The DeKalb County School District encourages its students, staff and community to take proper precautions to avoid illness during flu season. Influenza is a communicable disease, and each of us must be vigilant in not only protecting ourselves, but each other. Below is a helpful graphic from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta that includes tips on Read More >>


A Word About School Safety

In light of this week’s events in Florida, we’d like to share some information with you. Avondale Elementary’s School safety and the District’s support of school safety is as follow: The District’s Public Safety Department utilizes a Threat Assessment Protocol to investigate, analyze, and review any threat made against a school or the District; Avondale Read More >>


Congrats to Our Art Star

Every year it’s a great honor to have artwork featured on the cover of the ART STAR Awards Ceremonies. The ART STAR Awards is one of the most attended district wide events in DeKalb County. Dr. Green is very supportive of the ARTS and he is given a cover each year for the program. This Read More >>


Volunteer for Career Day 2018

Dear Parents and Guardians, Career Day is rapidly approaching and we need YOU! Whether you are a nurse, mechanic, pilot, barber, doctor, professor or business owner, Avondale Elementary School needs your experience! We are looking for a variety of people interested in sharing information about specific career opportunities with our students. Many of our students Read More >>


Virtual Learning for Weather Make-Up Days

Following your feedback, the DeKalb County School District will employ Virtual Learning Days to make up time lost in January to inclement weather. “With our Digital Dreamers initiative, DCSD is able to be increasingly innovative in extending the classroom outside the walls of the schoolhouse. This is a new level of instruction and use of Read More >>