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McLendon Elementary

Dekalb County Schools

owl mascot posing with one teacher and eight students
students dressed in their Hispanic cultural attire
Principal dressed as michael jackson
Georgia State mascot
principal dressed as Michael Jackson and two teachers standing next to him holding signs
parents sitting at a cafeteria table on the computer, students and teachers standing around
teachers helping parents at open house
Media specialist standing in the middle of the book fair
Two girls smiling with their cat and the hat costumes on
Triplets-one boy and two girls smiling wearing green
six teachers standing in front of a bulletin board smiling on read across America day
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Upcoming Events

Mar 8

Independent Learner Day

Students will not report to the school on March 8th.  They will be given assignments to complete at home.
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Mar 13

Title 1 Family Literacy Night

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Please join us for our Title 1 Family Literacy Night.  Please click the link to view the flyer.
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Mar 20

9-week Progress Reports go home

Be on the look out for the 9 week progress reports.
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Apr 1

Spring Break--No School

The school will be closed from April 1- April 5th.  We will see you on Monday, April 8th.  Enjoy your break!
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Latest News

Need help with the Virtual Learning Tools?  Call the Dekalb County School District Help Desk at 678-676-1188. 

Mission & Vision

The vision of the DeKalb County School District is to inspire our community of learners to achieve educational excellence. Our mission is to ensure student success, leading to higher education, work, and life-long learning. We are making this vision and mission a reality – every day, in every classroom throughout the District.

Through community forums, focus groups, listening sessions, and more, we have engaged our stakeholders, refined our objectives, honed our procedures, and formulated a robust, highly-structured yet agile and adaptive strategic plan. We are pleased with the progress we have made thus far, and excited about the future – of our District, our community, and, most importantly, the 100,000+ students who daily bring to us their limitless potential.

The District has created performance measures, targets, and initiatives to ensure success in each goal area. A monitoring and data collection process has been developed, and rigorous progress check procedures have been implemented. At the local level, on-going training sessions are offered to all principals in order to support the work of aligning, refining, monitoring, and evaluating the continuous improvement efforts of each individual school.

As a community of learners, we are committed to excellence in everything we do – within the classroom and throughout the District. This continuous improvement process permeates each aspect of our Strategic Plan, and we are honored to partner with you to make it a reality for all.