Decatur High School, GA


Decatur High School, GA


Decatur High School, GA


Junior Ryan Scharf (close left), gives advice and technique lessons to the DHS fencing club member, Aiden Oldham (close right).

Junior Ryan Scharf Places Second for DHS Fencing Team in the Georgia High School Fencing League January Tournament

Grant Whitley January 20, 2023

On Jan. 14, Decatur High School (DHS) junior Ryan Scharf placed second in the most recent Georgia High School Fencing League (GHSFL) tournament hosted by Pinecrest Academy. In the weeks prior to his...

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January 10, 2023

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The team worked on building one robot all year that competed in all the tournaments.

DHS Robotics Team Qualifies for State Competition

Carly Collins December 19, 2022

On Dec. 10, the Decatur High School (DHS) robotics team qualified for the state championships of the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition, or the FRC....

Facilitator and Decatur High School student Laolu Oguneye pictured conducting a conversation on three things students will take home after the Dec 7 “Speak Up Session.

DEF and VOX ATL partner to help give Decatur teenagers a voice

Grant Whitley December 17, 2022

On Wednesday, Dec. 7, VOX ATL hosted “Speak Up Decatur”, a student-led discussion panel about issues teenagers face in Decatur. Vox is a student-written journalism program whose goal is to promote...

DHS Cross Country team secures 1st place at State Championships

DHS Cross Country team secures 1st place at State Championships

Gabi Gould November 9, 2022

On Saturday Nov. 5, the Decatur High School (DHS) boys and girls varsity cross country teams won first place at the 5AAAAA cross country State Championships in Carrollton, Georgia. Senior Gabriella...

DHS students Jacob Enfinger and Lila Weitzman at the fine furniture competition (Tuesday, Oct 25, 2022). (photo credit/Mario Moore)

DHS Students Placed Second in the Metro Atlanta Skills Competition.

Justice Nessman, Writer November 2, 2022

On Tuesday, Oct. 24, six Decatur High School(DHS) students competed in the Atlanta-Metro Skills Competition. The event prepares students for the Georgia Skills USA competition, a competition that works...

The Rogers cast is one half of the total cast, and will perform half of the productions while the Hammerstein cast (not pictured) will perform the other shows.

Fall Play The Sound of Music Includes Many Younger Cast Members

Carly Collins, Writer September 14, 2022

The Decatur High School (DHS) fall 2022 production of The Sound of Music began rehearsals in early September, with a cast that includes multiple members of middle school age or younger. Younger students...

DHS has already installed two EV chargers in the Preforming Arts Center (PAC) parking lot.

DHS Students present CSD with Net Zero Plan

Will Booker, Writer September 12, 2022

On Tuesday, Sept. 6, Decatur High School (DHS) juniors Jay Sandler and Gordon Lichsteinn presented their Net Zero initiative at the City Schools of Decatur (CSD) Strategic Planning Community Input Meeting....

CSD has paid fully for IB exams until the 2022-2023 school year.

CSD Announces Changes to IB and AP Test Fees

Grant Whitley September 12, 2022

IB and AP test fees will no longer be covered by City Schools of Decatur (CSD). “All families have the option to pay for the exams this year at $97 per AP test and $119 per IB exam,” Decatur High School...

DHS Admin Places Consequences for Football Game Misconduct

DHS Admin Places Consequences for Football Game Misconduct

Matthew Yamamoto August 24, 2022

*After further reporting, it was found the estimated number of students was less than 10 according to DHS Admin, not the originally reported 20* At the Football game last Friday, Aug. 19, 2022, against...

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