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Converting McNair High School to a Start-Up Charter

[From Stan Jester’s Fact Checker blog] This evening at 5pm, the DeKalb Schools board will vote to approve converting Ronald McNair High School into a Start-Up Charter School over the next 6 years. As a start-up charter, DeKalb College & … Continue reading

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When you focus on the kids, you do see the beauty of DeKalb!

Happy Friday! Check out this beautiful story featuring the students at Lakeside High School. They showed their true colors last week by cheerfully electing a boy with autism as their homecoming king.  It’s so good to see that this generation … Continue reading

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