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Decatur students win at the Regional Career Competition

March 3, 2020

On Feb. 26, Decatur students won two gold, two silver, and a bronze medal at The Jobs for Georgia Career ...

UPDATE: SGA holds voter registration drive at Decatur

UPDATE: SGA holds voter registration drive at Decatur

February 13, 2020

During all lunches on Feb. 14, the Student Government Association (SGA) will host a voter registration drive to assist eligible students in the voting process.

Jewish Student Union joins Decatur High School

Jewish Student Union joins Decatur High School

August 29, 2019

Jewish Student Union (JSU), Decatur's newest club, has its first meeting Sept. 4. The organization, created by seniors Halia Reingold and Sam Cooper, aims to provide a place where Jewish students can meet one another and openly talk about their struggles and non-Jewish students can learn about Judaism. 

Watson (top row, middle) and Staton (bottom row, far right) with fellow juniors right before the group started their demonstration.

Students protest Georgia’s Heartbeat Bill

May 13, 2019

In response to the recent six week abortion ban signed by Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp last Tuesday, Decatur High School juniors Liza Watson and Isabel Staton have organized a protest to oppose the bill.

Beacon Hill and CSD host PBIS town hall

Beacon Hill and CSD host PBIS town hall

May 10, 2019

PBIS, which stands for Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports, is set to be implemented at som...

Decatur's mock trial defense team after competing in their first competition of the year. From left to right, Lauryn Williams, Rebecca Rayburn, Nayeli Shad, Daxton Pettus, Seth Bellenguezclark, Alexis Siegler and Connor Coltrane. 

DHS mock trial team wins first competition of the year

February 8, 2019

On Feb. 2, the Dekalb County courthouse was full of ongoing trials and debating high school students. Students played the role of attorneys, witnesses, time keepers and court artists as they argued against other schools and presented a case before a judge. After a make-up round took place on Wednesday the 6th, Decatur’s mock trial team won first place.

Daniel and his younger brother preparing dumplings.

Decatur celebrates Year of the Pig

February 7, 2019

Decatur students welcome in the Chinese New Year with traditional foods, celebrations and superstitions.

Everyone’s bringing different things to the table, and not just different perspectives, but also different skills and strengths,

Not Your Ordinary Podcast

October 1, 2018

The popular high school story: a group of students, all attending the same school and living in the s...

Teachers at Sea

Teachers at Sea

April 16, 2018

For Chelsea O'Connell-Barlow and Kevin McMahon, science is not just what they teach and the classroom is not just a place to read textbooks. Taking various real life science experiences, these teachers have an innovative outlook on teaching.

'Enough is enough.'

‘Enough is enough.’

March 16, 2018

  Photos by Niki Gajjar, Ellie Butterfield, Adelaide Taylor, Isis Amusa and Molly Weston. ...

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