COVID Update - Ms. Lofstrand

COVID Update – Ms. Lofstrand

Miles Bransford September 17, 2021

Decatur Highschool Students have been back in person for almost an entire trimester, and with over 1,700 kids in the building, many are wondering what the next steps are for this school year. Ms. Lofstrand,...

Cross Country to host community 5K

Cross Country to host community 5K

Adrien Tirouvanziam September 17, 2021

On Sep. 25, the Decatur High School cross country team will host a community 5K at their home course in Legacy Park. The 5K is a fundraising event for the cross country team, which will be used...

Decatur Football Coach William Felton Wins Atlanta Falcons Coach of the Week

Decatur Football Coach William Felton Wins Atlanta Falcons Coach of the Week

Luke Enfinger September 16, 2021

             After a historic 2020 debut season for head football coach William Felton, Decatur Football has managed to start the new season with a record of three wins, and zero losses.       After...

JROTC Memorializes 9/11 20 Years Later

JROTC Memorializes 9/11 20 Years Later

Mira Donsky September 11, 2021

Dressed in matching blue and grey uniforms, about 24 Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, or JROTC, students stood in front of the flagpole outside Decatur High School on a cool, cloudy morning to mark...

Graduation Requirement FAQ

Graduation Requirement FAQ

Daphne Hall September 10, 2021

On Aug. 26, at the Decatur High School (DHS) International Baccalaureate student assembly, significant changes were announced to the senior Capstone project and graduation requirements.  Going into...

The first school Chromebooks began being distributed in the Learning Commons during August.

DHS Prepares for Implementation of 1:1 Learning Device Plan

Carly Collins September 7, 2021

Starting between late September to early October, a new “DHS 1:1 Learning Device” plan will be finalized for all Decatur High School students. Under this program, all students will be issued a personal...

View of the newly updated student center from the main entrance.

Small Groups Starting in the Student Center

Carly Collins September 4, 2021

Throughout September, the Decatur High School student center will implement five new “small groups” that will teach social and academic skills, offer group support, focus on advocacy, and more.    Mondays...

Decatur alum and Beacon Hill member Koan Roy-Meighoo (right) stands with a drawing made by a local Atlanta artist. The quote, written by Muscogee activist Susan Harjo, says:

Beacon Hill hosts teach-in event at Decatur Square

Adrien Tirouvanziam September 2, 2021

On Aug. 22, the Beacon Hill Black Alliance for Human Rights hosted a community teach-in at the Decatur Square. Beacon Hill invited several teachers from multiple districts in Metro-Atlanta to speak out...

SGA announces new plan for Homecoming week

SGA announces new plan for Homecoming week

Aidan Rogers August 31, 2021
After much speculation, the Student Government Association (SGA) has come to a decision on how Homecoming will take place this year.
Sign reminding students to wear masks properly when entering school buildings.

DHS Updates Mask Policy in New Announcement

Mira Donsky and Averill Payne August 24, 2021

On Thursday, August 12, the Decatur High School administration announced that the school mask supply would not be used for students who don’t bring their own mask. According to Principal Rochelle...

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