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Ethics team qualifies for nationals

Ethics team qualifies for nationals

February 14, 2020

On Feb. 12, the Decatur High School Ethics Bowl team competed via Skype against West Ashley High School in South Carolina, ultimately winning the round 3-0. The team will compete in the National High School Ethics Bowl (NHSEB) for the second time in only two years competing. 

Decatur introduces new database for course selection

Aydin Toker

February 4, 2020

Decatur High School’s counseling department has introduced a new database to help sophomores decide their courses and pathways (IB Diploma, Dual Enrollment, etc.). The database shows which colleges past Decatur High students have attended and which pathway they took. It also shows the average GPA, SAT score, and the average...

Ethics team wins national spirit award

Ethics team wins national spirit award

April 15, 2019

In just their first year of competition, Decatur’s Ethics Bowl team won the Bob Ladenson Spirit of ...

Decatur Student Center begins ‘wraparound’ services

February 2, 2018

In December 2017, the Decatur Student Center held its first event: a stress and anxiety information session with Riley, a therapy dog. These sessions have continued every Friday since. “From what I’ve heard in students in my classes, [the sessions have] been really appreciated,” junior Scott Johnson said.

Before and After: Foreign Exchange

Before and After: Foreign Exchange

August 27, 2017

Junior Lucas Nahmias didn’t walk a mile to get to school 10th grade year.  Instead, he took a 4,596-mile journey to Frankfurt, Germany to complete 10th grade.  

Atlanta poet receives national attention

Atlanta poet receives national attention

October 10, 2016

The slam poem "White Boy Privilege" vaulted student Royce Mann's perspective into the ongoing national discussion around race relations.

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